Lil B

Stream Black Ken, Lil B’s First Mixtape in Nearly Two Years

Lil B hasn't released a new solo mixtape in over a year-and-a-half: an eternity for a man who was once contemporary hip-hop's most prolific artist.
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 17, 2017

Lil B Says Mixtape Site Datpiff Intentionally Leaked His New Black Ken Mixtape [UPDATED]

Lil B's first mixtape in a year-and-a-half, Black Ken, was slated to be released tomorrow (August 17), according to the Berkeley rapper's tweets and an iTunes…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 16, 2017

Lil B Reveals Black Ken’s Release Date, Releases Seven New Songs

Lil B's once prolific output has stymied a bit over the past few years, but he's spent some of that time promising Black Ken, an idea…
Brian Josephs / August 2, 2017

Lil B Apologizes to James Harden After Rockets’ Playoff Loss: “I’m Ready to Talk & End the Curse”

After suffering a grueling loss to the San Antonio Spurs late Thursday night (May 11), Houston Rockets star James Harden was thrashed by social media for…
Carl Lamarre, Billboard / May 12, 2017

New Music: Lil B Soundtracks Trailer for Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Panther Series

Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Panther run reaches its 11th issue this week, and with it comes another trailer. This one is scored by an taut instrumental track—titled "Enter the…
Brian Josephs / February 23, 2017

Lil B Respects Martin Shkreli’s “Love for Art and Music”

Lil B is known for his seemingly inexhaustible goodwill toward his fellow humans, and indeed, all living things (except when it comes to a basketball…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 28, 2016

Clams Casino Gets Verses From A$AP Rocky and Lil B on ‘Be Somebody’

Kevin Durant's departure to Golden State was another reminder that you don't beat BasedGod, you join him. Clams Casino knew this for a while, though.
Brian Josephs / July 14, 2016

The Wait for ‘Chance 3′: A Compendium

Chance the Rapper's Acid Rap is a very, very good mixtape that catapulted him to national acclaim when it dropped on 2013. And as with most things…
Brian Josephs / May 5, 2016

Lil B Fires Shots at the Weeknd on New Track, ‘4 Tha Record’

Lil B does not like the Weeknd, for the record. He said as much in his new track, "4 Tha Record," from his upcoming record…
James Grebey / November 2, 2015

Review: Lil B and Chance the Rapper Do What They Want Any Old Time on ‘Free’

The main thing about Free, Chance the Rapper’s surprise collaboration with the B*s*d G*d himself, Lil B, is it’s named after — and quietly a…
Dan Weiss / August 14, 2015

Lil B Discusses Bernie Sanders and Black Lives Matter on CNN

Fresh off his new collaboration with Chance the Rapper, influential/uncategorizable icon Lil B appeared on CNN yesterday to speak about, of all things, his track…
Dan Weiss / August 12, 2015

Chance the Rapper’s Mixtape With Lil B Is Real and Streaming Now

Two weeks ago, Chance the Rapper shared an intriguing Instagram picture of him and Lil B — the Based God Himself — saying that the…
James Grebey / August 5, 2015

A$AP Rocky Gets Dreamily Twisted in ‘LSD’ Video

The couple that trips balls together, stays together... at least in some kaleidoscopic alternative universe in the mind, or in the video for A$AP Rocky's…
Harley Brown / May 20, 2015

Lil B Claims Hotel Staff Stole $10,000 From Him

Lil B is accusing some allegedly blasphemous hotel staff of stealing $10,000 from the Based God. In an Instagram, the rapper claimed that two staffers at the Red Lion…
James Grebey / April 28, 2015

Coachella 2015 Day One: Steely Dan’s 13-Piece Band, Tame Impala’s Fuzz Bombs, and More

Thirteen-year Coachella veteran Chris Martins and trusty photographer Wilson Lee hit the Southern California desert to document Coachella 2015. Day One begins...
Chris Martins / April 11, 2015
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