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Denzel Curry just released his newest album,

Bloodthirsty Rapper with a Poetic Side: Denzel Curry on “ZUU”

June 9, 2019

He raps with such intrinsic precision, an almost jazz improv sensibility, that every verse and syllable seem like they were born to work with the beat in such harmonious ways.

Daniel Hernandez, better known as prolific rapper 6ix9ine, has pled guilty to nine counts in an ongoing federal case. (Facebook)

Federal Government Drops Diss Track on 6ix9ine

February 6, 2019

By presenting himself as a meme, 6ix9ine normalizes a world where it’s okay to identify with and even idolize true perverts.

CAB Announces Soulja Boy to Headline Spring Weekend

January 23, 2019

By Eliot Schiaparelli Fordham University's Campus Activities Board (CAB) announced that Soulja Boy (DeAndre Cortez Way) will headline this year’s Spring Weekend Concert. The news leaked on Sunday, Jan. 20 in an Instagram post from Stacks On Deck Money Gang (S.O.D.M.G. Radio), Way’s record label. It listed the university as the April 27 stop of Soulja Boy’s spring 2019 tour stops. His stop at Fordham will be part of ...

Trippie Redd is an American rapper, writer and songwriter. (Courtesy of Twitter)

Trippie Redd Opts for a Melange of Monotony

November 28, 2018

Trippie Redd is at the helm of emo trap, or what I call nonsense trap.

Madvillain's 2004 album Madvillainy is included on NME's 2013 list of

The Rap Character and Characters of Medvillainy

January 31, 2018

by Adam Payne-Reichert In many ways, much of popular rap these days can feel as if it’s lacking character. Much of the lyrical content contained in chart-topping hits often seems tired and uninsp...

Travis Scott's newest album features many well-known artists. Courtesy of Flickr.

Heavy Sound and Notable Rappers Mark Scott’s Album

September 16, 2015

By Alvin Halimwidjaya The first real piece of news I read about Travis Scott was from when he lashed out at a fan who called him A$AP Rocky a week or two ago. The day after, I decided to buy his debut album, Rodeo, ...

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