Top Dawg Entertainment

“Shut Up and Look Ugly for the Homies”: TDE’s Studio Rules Are Hilarious

Top Dawg Entertainment is mainly centered around three things: raps, the black struggle, and the homies. Kendrick Lamar shouted the latter out on "Hood Politics,"
Brian Josephs / June 7, 2017

New Music: SZA Releases “Drew Barrymore,” Announces New Album CTRL

Drew Barrymore is in the headlines—not for a movie or anything, but because she's the title of SZA's new song. The TDE first lady released…
Brian Josephs / January 13, 2017

Video: Ab-Soul – “RAW (Backwards)”

Top Dawg Entertainment third-in-command Ab-Soul brings the wickedness in his video for "RAW (backwards)," an immediate attention-grabber from his new album, Do What Thou Wilt, released…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 14, 2016

Surprise, Ab-Soul’s New Album Is Out This Friday

Top Dawg Entertainment is closing out 2016 with at least one more release. TDE CEO Anthony "Top Dawg" Tiffith confirmed on Twitter that Ab-Soul's new album,…
Brian Josephs / December 5, 2016

ScHoolboy Q Unveils Car-Centric ‘JoHn Muir’ Video

ScHoolboy Q's excellent third album Blank Face LP dropped earlier this month and its dark introspection and classic West Coast gangsta noir has reignited the…
Dan Weiss / July 21, 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

Ab-Soul, ScHoolboy Q, and Mac Miller Consolidate Skills on ‘Hunnid Stax’

In comes a new banger from Top Dawg: "Hunnid Stax" by Ab-Soul, who's prepping for the June 24 arrival of his new album,…
Olivia Forman / June 11, 2014