Video: DJ Esco & Future – “Check on Me”

"Check on Me," a highlight from the tame Project E.T.: Esco Terrestrial mixtape from last June, finally has a video. The lone concept here is Future…
Brian Josephs / October 17, 2016

Meek Mill Returns to Drake Dissing on New ‘All the Way Up’ Remix

Well, it appears that Fat Joe and Remy Ma's "All the Way Up" is the new battlefield for rappers to wage their pettier feud campaigns.
Andrew Unterberger / May 26, 2016

Download Fabolous’ New Mixtape, ‘Summertime Shootout’

New York rap staple Fabolous has just dropped his long-awaited new tape, Summertime Shootout, as a free download. With guests that include Nicki Minaj, Trey Songz, Rich…
Brennan Carley / November 26, 2015

Hear The-Dream and Fabolous Tell the DJ to ‘Slow It Down’ (So They Can Get Some)

The-Dream makes no bones about his general M.O. being bonin'. Backstage at the Grammys, he told us that he's doing his best to focus on…
Chris Martins / March 7, 2013

Rap Release of the Week: Fabolous’ ‘The Soul Tape 2′

Who runs New York? Jay-Z? At this point, "Empire State of Mind" and a mostly symbolic share of the Nets aside, he's too big for…
Brandon Soderberg / December 6, 2012

Female Trouble: Is Rap More Mature than R&B?

Rap and R&B right now are, for the most part, interchangeable. That's not a complaint, it's a simple fact of contemporary urban music. R&B grabbed…
Brandon Soderberg / April 15, 2011