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Kendrick Lamar Releases the Full Credits for ‘untitled unmastered.’

One of the strange developments of surprise albums is that, like most movies, the credits come at the end. So Kendrick Lamar's delightfully out-of-nowhere new…
Dan Weiss / April 13, 2016

BJ the Chicago Kid and Jay Rock Share Thrumming ‘OMG’

About a month ago, BJ the Chicago Kid released his latest LP and major-label debut, In My Mind, boasting appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T., and Chance the Rapper.
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Jay Rock Was Injured in a Motorcycle Accident

Update: Top Dawg CEO Anthony Tiffith has issued an update on Jay Rock's status: My guy @JayRock just got out of surgery and…
Dan Weiss / February 15, 2016

Kendrick Lamar and Schoolboy Q Steal the Spotlight in Jay Rock’s ‘Vice City’ Video

Black Hippy member Jay Rock releases his solo album 90059 today on TDE. One of that record's best tracks, "Vice City," enlists the rest of…
Colin Joyce / September 11, 2015

Jay Rock and Kendrick Lamar Link Up for Booming ‘Easy Bake’

Update: According to a new iTunes link, Jay Rock's new album 90059 will actually be released on December 4. Preorder it here. Jay Rock is…
Brennan Carley / August 27, 2015

Watch Ty Dolla $ign’s Beautifully Bombed-Out ‘Never Be the Same’ Video

Ty Dolla $ign's Beach House EP washed up on iTunes this week, and the Los Angeles rapper-singer is promoting his debut short-player with an apocalyptic…
Kyle McGovern / January 24, 2014

Kendrick Lamar’s Verse at the BET Hip-Hop Awards Is the Best Thing He’s Done This Year

The BET Awards cypher is, in part, a necessary nod to hip-hop traditionalism, where the ability to rap very well remains a touchstone. But it's also…
Brandon Soderberg / October 16, 2013

Hear Kendrick Lamar and Black Hippy Wink at Rapey Rozay in Latest ‘U.O.E.N.O’ Remix

The original buzz around Rocko's "U.O.E.N.O." was that it was going to be pushed to radio with new verses by Kendrick Lamar and Kanye West,…
Jordan Sargent / May 23, 2013

No Trivia’s Friday Five: Black Hippy Deconstructs Drake

I think I wandered into a rap blogger version of a Beckett play the other night. I drove all around southern New Jersey on a…
Brandon Soderberg / August 18, 2012

Kendrick Lamar, Black Hippy Predictably Sign to Interscope

Top Dawg Entertainment, the independent home of Kendrick Lamar and Black Hippy (a.k.a. ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, and Jay Rock), has told the Fader that the…
Devon Maloney / March 9, 2012