Around this time of year, XXL Magazine releases its annual Top 10 Freshmen list. Previous Freshmen include Lupe Fiasco, Wale, J. Cole, and Kendrick Lamar. This year, the Archive staff decided to create our own list.
That night he would sing “everyday it could be wonderful”, and it was a wonderful day when Chance the Rapper and the Social Experiment visited the Harvard Hiphop Archive and Research Institute.
OSHUN is the greatest duo you probabaly haven't heard of yet.
How to describe Tory Lanez’ music? As a singer he could be thought of as an amalgamation of Chris Brown and Trey Songz singing over The Weeknd’s production.
Twenty years ago, nineteen year old Nasir “Nas” Jones elevated the ever-evolving rap game to a new, unprecedented level with the release of his debut album Illmatic.
“Just killed another career, it’s a mild day” – Nicki Minaj, “Monster”
Fresh off the European leg of his “Would You Like A Tour” Tour, Drake decided to surprise everyone with a late night release via his blogspot blog.
Vic Mensa is the next big thing out of Chicago.
10 years ago, Kanye West released his (first) masterpiece, and changed the rap game forever.