why hip-hop loves craig green
When hip-hop, a genre still beholden to binary ideas of masculinity and heteronormativity, begins to embrace fashion that is a little more gentle, a little more tear-inducing, there's change afoot.
photographing nyc's young latinx rap community
Stephen Velastegui captures hip-hop artists from Brooklyn to The Bronx, and asks how heritage shapes their sounds.
nicki minaj may still be the queen, but is her crown beginning to slip?
Her much anticipated album 'Queen' is here, but Nicki Minaj’s dominance as the top female rapper is in a precarious place.
watch tyler the creator’s new hyper-coloured nautical video
‘See You Again’ finally gets a video — and it was worth the wait.
nnamdi ogbonnaya's cerebral hip hop is the sound of the summer
Catching up with the multi-hyphenate artist with atomic stage energy.
from the studio to outer space: the brave new world of tapz
Follow us into the musician's remote Christchurch studio as he prepares to take on the universe.
talking revolution with racerage, one of 2018’s most exciting rappers
Meet the Naarm based performer who's built a devoted following without a public social media profile or a single track online.
um, china just banned hip-hop culture from tv
Got tattoos? Wear chains? Heart not aligned with the party? Say goodbye to that telly slot.
meet the key players in cape town’s hip-hop scene
South African photographer Imraan Christian turns his lens on local musicians.
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miss blanks walks us through her new EP track-by-track
Miss Blanks better be ready to celebrate, 'cause her new record 'Diary Of A Thotaholic' is gonna blow. The six track EP sounds like champagne and feels like winning without even trying. Here, the rapper walks us through her inspirations track-by-track.
nicki minaj calls out sexism in hip-hop
In a series of tweets she blasted a culture which forces women to “work twice as hard.”
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