One of the biggest blows to the musical community (hip-hop in particular), was the tragic passing of J Dilla back on February 10th, 2006. Cardiac arrest stemming from his lifelong battle with the rare blood disease thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) also known as Moschcowitz Syndrome and lupu ... More >>
This was Southern rap's year.
Courtesy of the Opium GroupIt's been just over 20 years since a one-eyed rapper from the unlikely London neighborhood of South Wimbledon released what would become one of the most pivotal hip-hip albums of all-time. Entitled The Adventures of Slick Rick and featuring the cautionary "A Children's St ... More >>
Rock the Bells returns to Miami with a fresh crop of legends and up-and-comers
ODB's gone, the RZA is absent, yet Wu-Tang Clan still soldiers on
Beyond the grave beats from J Dilla
8 Diagrams (Loud/SRC/Universal)
Fishscale (Island/Def Jam)
You've heard noise before, but you've never heard noise like this.
The Slickness (Lex)
Black and White