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The only copy of Wu-Tang Clan's ‘Once Upon a Time in Shaolin’ will be played at an art exhibit in Tasmania

The album, that only one copy was ever pressed and was once owned by Martin Shkreli, will be played to the public for the first time in June. In Tasmania.
May 24, 2024

Move over shoegaze: DIIV guitarist talks 10 essential boom bap songs

“I grew up in the tri-state area in the 90’s, so boom bap was the soundtrack of my childhood,” DIIV guitarist Andrew Bailey tells us. “It’s like an antidepressant for me, and the lyrical content contributed a lot to my understanding of reality.”
May 24, 2024

Notable Releases of the Week (5/24)

This week’s Notable Releases include Young Jesus’ great outsider heartland rock album, Vince Staples’ pensive new rap album, and more.
May 24, 2024

Drake raps over "BBL Drizzy" beat on new Sexyy Red song

The collab follows Kendrick rapping ”When I see you stand by Sexyy Red, I believe you see two bad bitches” on his Drake diss ”Euphoria.”
May 22, 2024

Megan Thee Stallion brought out Cardi B and GloRilla at Madison Square Garden (watch)

Megan did ”Wanna Be” with GloRilla and ”W.A.P.” and ”Bongos” with Cardi, before all three were on stage together for Glo & Cardi’s ”Tomorrow 2.”
May 22, 2024

Apple Music reveals its full list of the 100 Best Albums of All Time

Apple Music has been gradually rolling out its list of the best albums of all time, and now the full list is here.
May 21, 2024

Bladee announces North American shows

The announcement follows the Swedish rapper/singer’s new album ‘Cold Visions’ and a collaborative album with Yung Lean.
May 21, 2024

Mick Jenkins playing 'The Water[s]' 10th anniversary shows at the Blue Note

Chicago rapper Mick Jenkins will celebrate the 10th anniversary of his breakthrough mixtape across four shows at the Blue Note.
May 20, 2024

YG preps 'Just Re'd Up 3' mixtape, announces tour

The Compton rapper’s new single ”Knocka” is out now.
May 20, 2024

Vince Staples announces new album 'Dark Times,' out this week, shares new song

Listen to Vince’s new song ”Shame on the Devil” now.
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