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The 'Bulletproof' MC talks his work ethic and his much-discussed diss wars
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"First Day Out" rapper talks walking out of prison and into a contract
Notes on the producers, songwriters, guests and key themes on the latest from the virtuosic, celebrated MC
Our take on the Miami rapper's ninth album
Biggie passed away 20 years ago today. Celebrate his legacy with these slept-on tracks
Our take on the rapper/singer's second LP of 2017
Our take on the moody rapper's first of two 2017 releases
Hip-hop/soul musician's surfing-inspired album 'Malibu' earned him a 2017 Best New Artist Grammy nomination
Drake, Tool, U2 and more of this year's upcoming releases
Kanye West, Chance the Rapper, Danny Brown and more in the year in rhymes
Frank Ocean, Solange, Alicia Keys and more
Our take on Donald Glover's expansive third album