I posed the suggestion, a few months back on my "Mumble Rap vs. Conscious Rap" blog, of breaking Hip-Hop down into different sub-genres as it's grown to mainstream popularity. This came about as "mumble rap" has grown it's own subculture fan base. In this video, Murs gives his "3 Lane Theory" of Hip-Hop chronicling the ascensions of the current GOAT's in training, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar, & Drake. Check it out!
We finally have the long-awaited XXL Freshman Class list and it's the 10-year anniversary issue. Congratulations to Kamiyah, A Boogie, PnB Rock, Madeintyo, Playboi Carti, Aminé, Kap G, Kyle, Ugly God and Broward's own XXXTentacion for the 10th spot.
The long awaited Tupac biopic "All Eyez On Me" will be in theaters on June 16th, Tupac's 46th birthday. Watch the trailer below!
Fresh off his spectacular Coachella performance, King Kendrick took to Twitter to announce his upcoming tour dates for The DAMN. Tour. The tour will be kicking off July 12th in Phoenix and ending August 6th in Los Angeles.
Along with dates and locations, this announcement comes with word that Travis Scott & D.R.A.M. will be joining K. Dot on the tour. Which date will you make?
Kodak Black was arrested yesterday, February 28th, in Broward County for a violation of his parole. According to his arrest warrant, Kodak failed "to remain confined to his approved residence" after being caught on pictures and video at Club Lexx (strip club) in Miami and Adrien Broner's boxing math in Cincinnati. Kodak was supposed to be performing in New York City tonight as apart of his Back and Better tour. Praying the young man gets his life together with all the success ahead of him including his newest single "Tunnel Vision" entering the Billboard Hot 100 at #27.