Black Hippy

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

Ab-Soul: Black Hippy’s Heady Energy Force Leads by Listening

Who: Born Herbert Anthony Stevens IV, Ab-Soul, 25, has spent the last few years as the secret weapon of Los Angeles rap collective Black Hippy.
Luke McCormick / July 5, 2012

Ab-Soul, ‘Control System’ (Self-released)

Secret best Black Hippy skips ScHoolBoy's machismo, matches Kendrick's bug-out charm, channels P.K. Dick dread.
Brandon Soderberg / May 16, 2012

The Week’s 9 Controversial, Baffling, and Excellent Covers

It may have been a sluggish week for Internet goodies, but it was a great one for cover songs. From the excellent and deliberate to…
Devon Maloney / April 27, 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