Rap Power Hour: Hip-hop Music From Indie Artists

So much rap, so little time. Though it may seem like the MC’s in the scene are spending more time arguing with each other than releasing new music, once we cleaned out the submission reel for Rap Power Hour, we...

Rap Power Hour: The Controversy Edition

If sex sells, controversy sells even more. Lil Bad, an MC from Colorado with a calm but commanding demeanor and more rhymes than a little bit knows how to get the rappers all worked up. Lil Bad’s latest record ...

The Culture: Where is Hip-hop Going?

A wise man once said on arguably one of the greatest rap albums of all time, “people be asking me all the time, what’s gonna happen with hip-hop. I tell them, whatever happens with hip-hop is what’s happening w...