Eminem Annotates ‘Lose Yourself,’ ‘My Name Is’ and More for Genius

Getty Images If nothing else, Eminem is thorough. Having come up as a battle rapper, then a syllable-obsessed wunderkind who plied his way into every living room in America, the Detroit rapper has only become more of a fine craftsman. And where better to explain the minutiae of your work than on Genius? Eminem recently signed up for a “verified” account with the iconoclastic tech startup and started contributing right… Read more »

Listen to Tech N9ne Feat T.I. and Zuse, ‘On The Bible’

Tech N9ne teams up with T.I. and Zuse for “On The Bible,” a cut off his upcoming album Special Effects.  ”On The Bible” is raw and in your face. The addition of Zuse’s distinct dancehall infused hip-hop delivery adds to the ferocity of the record (“Have you ever seen a MAC-11  new TEC-9 with the extension”). The song is right up Tech’s alley as he obliterates his verse with his signature intensity and rapid… Read more »

News | A Guide to the Birdsong of South America

A mix of endangered national birdsong and South American music talent Take a bird enthusiast and a selection of South America’s most talented young artists, mix them together, and out pops one of this year’s most charming music projects. A Guide to the Birdsong of South America is the brainchild of Robin Perkins, editor of global sounds blog Rhythm and Roots. Artists including […]

Listen to Chief Keef Feat. Lil Bibby, Lil Herb, King Louie and Lil Durk, ‘Faneto (Remix)’

Chief Keef calls on the help of Lil Bibby, Lil Herb, King Louie and Lil Durk for the remix to his track “Faneto.” DJ Pharris is definitely getting us ready for the summertime with this banger. The hard bass and knocking beats will get you hype before either of the Chi-town spittas even drop their bars. The track is 10-minutes of head bopping madness, but we’re here for every secondof… Read more »