Lil B

Lil B Cancels Festival Set, Says A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie “Beat Him Up” Backstage

Lil B was scheduled to perform at Rolling Loud in Mountain View, California this Saturday, but was forced to cancel his set on short notice. At the…
Rob Arcand / October 22, 2017

Facebook Says It Suspended Lil B For Violating “Hate Speech Policies”

Since the release of his long awaited mixtape Black Ken, Lil B has taken to social media to go off on all caps tangents about American society…
Brian Josephs / October 10, 2017

Lil B – “Young Niggaz (Remix)” ft. YG

Yesterday, Lil B released a remix of the Black Ken song "Young Niggaz" that features a new verse from YG. In other Lil B news,…
Taylor Berman / September 30, 2017

Watch Lil B Perform at Nardwuar’s 30th Anniversary Party

Nardwuar the Human Serviette has been interviewing artists on Canada's CiTR 101.9 radio station for 30 years, an achievement that calls for celebration. To ring…
Brian Josephs / September 26, 2017

Thom Yorke, Solange, and Nine Inch Nails to Headline Day for Night Festival

Houston's Day for Night festival takes place December 15-17 and will feature a stacked lineup. This year's roster is headlined by Radiohead's Thom Yorke, Solange,…
Brian Josephs / September 20, 2017

Beyoncé, Drake, Miley Cyrus and Others Announce Donations for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Hurricane Harvey has wrought devastation in Houston and across southeast Texas, and a number of celebrities have stepped forward to support relief efforts. Leonardo DiCaprio and…
Anna Gaca / August 31, 2017

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
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