And you thought the reaction to this year's Freshmen List was bad.
"Shade Trees" is one of the most slept-on projects of 2016 but its organic growth just means a brighter future for the Wisconsin rapper.
Representing that IE.
EXCLUSIVE: The Black Eyed Peas member and Hip Hop Caucus’ Rev. Yearwood discuss Hip Hop’s involvement in the pushback against the North Dakota Access Pipeline.
Exclusive: We also talked to the Boss Dogg himself.
With the tremendous growth shown on Chance The Rapper's glowing "Coloring Book" and his own recently released "Bucket List Project," it's only a matter of time before the masses cite Saba's name in the continued storyline of Chicago rap greatness.
27-year-old found inspiration in everyone from Tupac to Lil Bow Wow.
EXCLUSIVE: The actor and rapper has had the reservation scene on lock for the past two decades without much notice. He spoke with DX about his successful indie grind, why Hip Hop lacks prominent Native artists, and the controversial North Dakota Access Pipeline.
Recent video "Mali Moolah" has already been getting love on both the internet and small screen.
EXCLUSIVE: This Bay Area/Los Angeles transplant didn’t want to deal with rap misogyny. So, for that, you’ll never see her face.
Eating and living healthy all but comes with the territory of being a rap star these days but for Deniro Farrar, he knew a change had to come and this is how it altered his mentality and his music.
Set to release "My Side of Town" sometime in next January and follow up later on, expect great things from the L.A. representer.
If you thought grillz would die out ten years ago, you wasted time thinking while Paul Wall and his longtime business partner TV Johnny got rich off of their custom mouth jewelry. Watch as HipHopDX editor-at-large Shirley Ju gets them to spill the secrets of their ever growing empire.
EXCLUSIVE: Scotty ATL releases his “Daily Bread” mixtape and talks about the finished EP and tour plans he had with Bankroll Fresh before his murder.
Thirty years later, all that stands is a Great American Rap Album.
Without Lil Wayne and Wiz Khalifa, the Chicago rapper says he wouldn't be where he is today.
In an exclusive conversation with HipHopDX Brand Ambassador Justin Hunte, the once power rap mogul relives the alleged falsehoods that put him behind bars, which was centered around some of the biggest names in rap and politics at the time.
East coast rapper hopes to do what's never been done for Asians in Hip Hop.
EXCLUSIVE: Atlanta’s most outspoken music executive also explains why she’ll never disrespect Nicki Minaj while helping push Safaree’s music career forward.
An undeniable trendsetter in rap journalism, Dave Mays has seen his fair share of wins and controversy. As his publication Hip Hop Weekly approaches 10 years on shelves, DX contributor Dana Scott gauges his fellow Bostonian's thoughts on the transitions Hip Hop journalism and award shows have endured over the years and what to expect