Jaden Smith Drops His New, Trippy ‘Fallen’ Video

Is it a little on the pretentious side? Maybe. Does it look like’s he’s trying too hard to be avant garde? Some might think so, but that doesn’t mean that Jaden Smith‘s video for his new song “Fallen” lacks entertainment value. The clip starts f in 1867 Calabasas, Calif., and you see Smith get shot by an invisible […]

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Here Are Hip-Hop’s Best Diss Tracks of 2016

Brian Ach / Grant Lamos IV / Taylor Hill, Getty s (3) Rappers flexed their lyrical muscle through diss tracks in 2016. So much so that it’s kind surprising when you look back it. The range the diss records goes from the absolutely weird to the straight up disrespectful to subliminal haymakers. The most high-prile lyrical […]

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A Hip-Hop Wish List for 2017 Article

As we gladly wave goodbye to 2016, here are 10 things we’d like to see happen in 2017. 2016 was a mess. I don’t need to explain to you why because you already know. There are several reasons (but one in particular) your timeline is flooded with “me at the beginning 2016 vs me at the […]

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Vic Mensa Crushes Back-to-Back Guest Features For KAMI & Injury Reserve Article

The Roc Nation emcee gets introspective as a guest on two new tracks you need to hear. Vic Mensa is an incredibly versatile artist, a trait that surely had a hand in his being signed to Roc Nation, and over the course 2016 we’ve gotten to witness a full range his abilities. On his excellent Roc […]

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Cardo is the Best Hip-Hop Producer of 2016 #BOTBAwards Article

From Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q to Drake and Travis Scott, Cardo blessed all your favorite rappers in 2016. Unless you enjoy pouring over production credits, you might look at me funny when I say Cardo is the best producer 2016. I get it, he isn’t as famous as Metro Boomin or as established as Mike […]

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Top Tracks: December 5 – December 11

December heated up more than expected this past week, with J. Cole, Ab-Soul, The-Dream, Hodgy (Beats), Post Malone, Tech N9ne, CJ Fly, and Lloyd all dropping new projects. Even with Drake removing himself from the year-end running by pushing back More Life, this week will still keep the excitement ramped up with new projects from Kid Cudi and […]

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Drake's "More Life" Release Date Pushed To 2017

Drake’s More Life “playlist” is now scheduled to come out in 2017, according to his OVO squad member Oliver El-Khatib, who hosted the 35th episode OVO Sound radio today (December 10). Oliver also shared on the program that production on More Life is to come from Drake’s righthand man 40, Frank Dukes and Cardo. Boi-1da and Vinylz are […]

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Travis Scott Performs "BITTSM" Medley On Colbert

Travis Scott stopped by dropped by “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” last night to get things turnt up on extra. The rapper performed two tracks from his second LP Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight, “Sweet Sweet” and “Goosebumps.” Unfortunately, Kendrick Lamar didn’t show up to perform his verse on the latter. The performance is […]

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Kanye West Rants About Jay Z, Beyonce, Google, Obama, Clinton, Media At Concert & Then Leaves After 30 Minutes

Kanye West put on a spectacle for his fans in Sacramento, California Saturday night (November 19), reportedly performing three songs, bringing out Kid Cudi, going on another extended rant that took shots at people and organizations across a broad spectrum and then cutting the show short after about 30 minutes. The erratic performance came only days […]

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Charles Hamilton Diagnoses Kanye West's Mental Woes: "Sometimes Towing The Line Can Lead To Insanity" –

[With hip-hop artists ranging from Kanye West and Kid Cudi to singer Kehlani receiving medical attention throughout 2016, rap veteran Charles Hamilton (who also dealt with past mental issues) speaks to SOHH with his honest thoughts.] There’s a permanent sacrifice you make as soon as you get into the business. Your privacy is gone, your […]

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