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On Wax: XXXTENTACION, Ice Cube + More

On Wax: XXXTENTACION, Ice Cube + More

XXXTENTACION’s First Posthumous Album, SKINS The release of XXXTENTACION’s third album, SKINS, saw the light of day. This album marks the first full-length release since his passing in June. The album is short, which is like his previous works, and a lot of these tracks feel like working demos that never got finished. While understandable, SKINS feels empty […]

On Wax: Vince Staples, Metro Boomin, Takeoff + More

On Wax: Vince Staples, Metro Boomin, Takeoff + More

Vince Staples Keeps it Cali West Coast’s finest, Vince Staples, has delivered a new project titled FM!. One of the hottest new producers, Kenny Beats, takes most of the production credits, giving us bouncy bass with heavy bangers. The cohesiveness of this project is crafted with the help of Big Boy’s neighborhood, a legendary radio personality […]

ON WAX: QUAVO DROPS ‘QUAVO HUNCHO,’ DRAKE AND CHRIS BROWN END THEIR BEEF, YELLA BEEZY SHOT, & More

ON WAX: QUAVO DROPS ‘QUAVO HUNCHO,’ DRAKE AND CHRIS BROWN END THEIR BEEF, YELLA BEEZY SHOT, & More

QUAVO’S SOLO DEBUT Migos’ frontman, Quavo, has delivered his debut solo project, Quavo Huncho. In typical Migos’ fashion, the project is loaded with 19 tracks that are over an hour long. Unfortunately, Quavo seems to lack the diversity of his other members, as this project is very one-dimensional. The highlights from the project mostly come in […]

ON WAX: NEW DROPS: DRAKE, JUICE WRLD, 21 SAVAGE AND MORE

ON WAX: NEW DROPS: DRAKE, JUICE WRLD, 21 SAVAGE AND MORE

JUICE WRLD DROPS “LEAN WIT ME” Calumet Park artist Juice Wrld has been on the rise as of late, dropping a track with Lil Uzi Vert and engaging in lightweight beef with Tekashi 6ix9ine. This week he dropped a music video for the track “Lean Wit Me,” which explores the theme of addiction, appearing at […]

Introducing Blocboy JB:  The Feature God

Introducing Blocboy JB: The Feature God

When Blocboy JB first came onto the scene with “Look Alive” many, including myself, were quick to write him off as a one-hit wonder. Especially in this current age where audiences start the timer as soon as a new artist comes in. The artists not only has to prove his worth in hip-hop, but that […]

Friday Feels

Friday Feels

London On Da Track feat. A$AP Rocky, Gucci Mane, 21 Savage – “Cocky” First, I got the pleasure of meeting and having London On Da Track play Control in Los Angeles at the end of last year. When I sat with him in the studio, he played me a few of the tracks he had […]

On Wax: Last Week In Hip-Hop

On Wax: Last Week In Hip-Hop

On Wax is a weekly take updating you on the pocket of culture known as hip-hop. We bring you everything from breaking news to album drops, jail time and who’s beefing with who. Wale Leaves Atlantic Not with a bang, but with a whisper, Wale parted ways with Atlantic Records with some thinking it might have […]