Cole Bennett, Boy Genius
Mar 5th '19

Cole Bennett, Boy Genius

The hip-hop music video game is being taken by storm by a 22-year-old director and producer by the name of Cole Bennett, and his self-made empire, Lyrical Lemonade. Young as he is, he is talented far beyond his years. Boy genius Bennett has worked with, created for, and is a friend to all of your favorite rap artists—from […]

10 Of The Most Anticipated Hip-Hop Albums of 2019

10 Of The Most Anticipated Hip-Hop Albums of 2019

Musically, 2019 has been off to a pretty slow start — unless you are super hyped about Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next album, but for the rest of us still playing old J. Cole tracks (cues “January 28th” from 2014 Forest Hills Drive) — needing something fresh in the hip-hop world is an understatement. We ended last […]

On Wax: Future, James Blake, Soulja Boy + More

On Wax: Future, James Blake, Soulja Boy + More

Future Presents: The WIZRD Now that 2019 has settled in, the new releases have started—and let’s talk about Future’s seventh album. The WIZRD has a now sober Future playing it safe with a sound we’re much familiar with. However, Future is the originator of the modern trap sound, making his execution of it much better than […]

The Kanye Effect: A Timeline Of Creativity to Psychosis

The Kanye Effect: A Timeline Of Creativity to Psychosis

“Sometimes you have to get rid of everything” —Kanye West Ye… Yeezy… Yeezus… Kanye To Tha West… “Is Mr. West in the building?”… to MAGA hat wearing Trump supporter… and possibly the most hated celebrity living right now. This year has been an interesting one for the hip-hop legend. It’s almost safe to say that […]

ON WAX: ‘CARTER V’ DROPS, ‘YANDHI’ IS M.I.A., AND MUCH MORE

ON WAX: ‘CARTER V’ DROPS, ‘YANDHI’ IS M.I.A., AND MUCH MORE

DESTO DUBB’S “BANK TELLER” This week, Desto Dubb enlisted the help of Lil Uzi Vert, 03 Greedo, Smokepurpp, and Lil Pump in “Bank Teller.” Before further diving into the track, the idea of bringing these artists all on one track is nuts. If you enjoy the wave, it’s a track for you. The flaw with […]

Hollywould: Joker, Kanye West, and ‘Captain Marvel’

Hollywould: Joker, Kanye West, and ‘Captain Marvel’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: First Look at Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker Director Todd […]

On Wax: YBN, Kanye & Lil Pump, + More

On Wax: YBN, Kanye & Lil Pump, + More

YBN Makes a Splash Hip-hop’s newest rap group, YBN, have released their first project together. YBN: The Mixtape features YBN Nahmir, Almighty J, and Cordae doing their thing. All of them have their own unique style, which makes for an interesting listen. YBN Cordae is a lyrical beast, which contrasts interestingly with the other two. YBN […]

The Drop – Nicki Minaj, Rüfüs Du Sol, & Louis The Child

The Drop – Nicki Minaj, Rüfüs Du Sol, & Louis The Child

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 Nicki Minaj – “Barbie Dream” I […]