ON WAX: EARL RESURRECTS WITH ‘SOME RAP SONGS,’ LIL BABY DROPS ‘STREET GOSSIP,’ A$AP ROCKY RELEASES “GUNZ N’ BUTTER,” AND MEEK MILL MAKES A COMEBACK
Dec 3rd '18

ON WAX: EARL RESURRECTS WITH ‘SOME RAP SONGS,’ LIL BABY DROPS ‘STREET GOSSIP,’ A$AP ROCKY RELEASES “GUNZ N’ BUTTER,” AND MEEK MILL MAKES A COMEBACK

MEEK MILL TAKES US TO THE CHAMPIONSHIPS There’s no denying that people wanted to see Meek lose. After a high-profile beef with Drake in 2016, as well as beefs with The Game, Beanie Sigel and a highly publicized break-up with Nicki Minaj, many people wanted him to fall. Unfortunately, Meek did as he was arrested for […]

The Punk Era of Hip-Hop

The Punk Era of Hip-Hop

What do the punk bands: Descendents, Fear, The Adolescents, and hip-hop artists: Lil Yachty, Machine Gun Kelly, and WifisFuneral all have in common? (Besides all being musical acts, of course.) Give up? Don’t know who I’m talking about? Don’t care? Great, I’ll tell you anyway. They all shared the stage at the Musink Tattoo Convention […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Drop – Diplo, George Ezra, & Marian Hill

The Drop – Diplo, George Ezra, & Marian Hill

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 Diplo, Lil Yachty, & Santigold – […]

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, and jail time to who’s beefing with who. Maxo Kream is making moves Maxo Kream is on the rise. More than usual, Maxo has been making appearances and stepping up […]

Hip-Hop Emotions

Hip-Hop Emotions

In the 90’s we had unapologetic Gangster rappers, in 2017 we have similar caricatures and they are just as gangster but less apologetic. Instead of being fearful of them, we feel sorry for them. Oh man, what a time to be alive! Music and Culture. Culture and Music. Two sides of a coin? Competing or […]