Reviews // 4 Articles
The Best Mixtapes of 2013
30 Dec 2013 // 4:20 AM
In the four years since mixtapes became anything but a mix on tape, rap listeners have grown accustomed to the idea that not only should they feel like a brand new album, but also that they should probably be better than the product you pay for.
The Best Hip-Hop of 2010
7 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
Epic, sleek, weed rap, emo, sociopolitical, gangsta, or house party? In which direction will hip-hop go? This was a year for all of the above.
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib: Piñata
13 Apr 2014 // 9:05 PM
Madlib and Freddie Gibbs drop one of the best hip-hop albums in recent memory.
Freddie Gibbs: ESGN
4 Aug 2013 // 6:03 PM
After freeing himself of any obligation to Young Jeezy's CTE imprint, the Internet's gangster-rap messiah turns to the increasingly indie iTunes to maintain his role as the man who would be king.