ON WAX: ARI LENNOX DEBUTS WITH ‘SHEA BUTTER BABY,’ MAXO KREAM DROPS ‘SHE LIVE,’ & THE RETURN OF UGLY GOD
May 14th '19

ON WAX: ARI LENNOX DEBUTS WITH ‘SHEA BUTTER BABY,’ MAXO KREAM DROPS ‘SHE LIVE,’ & THE RETURN OF UGLY GOD

FROM DREAMVILLE: ARI LENNOX RELEASES SHEA BUTTER BABY Dreamville songstress, Ari Lennox, has dropped her debut album, Shea Butter Baby. The project is a mixture of modern and old school, along with some tracks being soulful and others nice and current with 808s and trap hi-hats. Ari’s ability to transcend genres is definitely one to her advantage. […]

On Wax: Projects Kicking Off the Second Half of the Year

On Wax: Projects Kicking Off the Second Half of the Year

POSSIBLE FERG DROPPING SOON? Entering this second half, it wouldn’t feel as complete with releases without A$AP Ferg, who has kept himself busy with tracks like “Not The Boy” and “Verified.” Given Ferg’s streak and if he does drop, it’ll be a solid project throughout a mixtape or album. However, it’s just a matter of […]

On Wax: Drake’s album is Here + More

On Wax: Drake’s album is Here + More

Scorpion is Here After six months of jam packed hip-hop releases, the self-proclaimed “Top 2, (but not#2)” rapper Drake would part the seas like Moses to release Scorpion. Being Drake’s fifth studio album, fans’ anticipation were at an all time high as they awaited the day he triumphed his classic, “Take Care.” To say that […]

On Wax: Remembering X + More

On Wax: Remembering X + More

XXXTentacion Passes at Twenty On June 18th, we lost rapper Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, who went by the stage name XXXTentacion, after being shot in Deerfield Beach, Florida. As an artist, X showed promise and untapped potential years beyond his stay. His connection with fans and those around him allowed for him to touch almost every […]

the drop – silk city, jorja smith, & a$ap rocky

the drop – silk city, jorja smith, & a$ap rocky

The Drop is us cutting through the massive jungle of new music that’s been released over the last seven days.  We sharpen our proverbial machetes and cut through the shit to get you to the content that you need to be listening to. This is The Drop.  -Control Forever Silk City, Diplo, Mark Ronson, & […]

Rocky’s atonement

Rocky’s atonement

Nearly three years since the release of At. Long. Last. A$AP, hip-hop’s rising icon, A$AP Rocky, is preparing to release his third studio album. This third album is much different than anything he’s released before– just from his singles alone. The truth is that Rocky’s next album carries with it more curiosity than most, including […]

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. This week saw March kick off with the release of the Without Warning collab album between 21 Savage, Offset, and Metro Boomin, featuring […]