Incisively and aggressively painting a portrait of NYC street life, Casanova shows no signs of slowing down. Coming through with a subdued and introspective new video single, the Brooklyn rapper shares “Live.” Rhyming with raw emotion over a collage of mournful horns and chopped-up snares, Casanova digs deep inside the […]

Lil Durk By Jack Barnes Making his mark with melodic rap music, Lil Durk always wears his heart on his sleeve. On “Cross Roads,” his latest single, Durk struggles to succumb to his emotions, mourning his lost friends and contemplating his own mortality. Channeling the famous chorus from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony‘s ’90s classic “Tha Crossroads,” Durk delves […]

Trae Tha Truth By Jack Barnes Representing for Houston with every word and deed, Trae Tha Truth is one of hip-hop’s most consistently excellent veterans. Driving his Rolls Royce around his hometown in reverse and slow-motion, Trae effortlessly stunts in “FrFr,” his latest video. Premiered by Karen Civil, “FrFr” (short for “for real, for […]

JEEZY By Jack Barnes Grammy®-nominated, multi-platinum music mogul and entrepreneur JEEZY (Jay Wayne Jenkins) announces that he will donate 50,000 bottles of water to Houston to aid the city’s water crisis following Hurricane Harvey. Jeezy’s own purified water company Defiance Fuel will respond to the American Red Cross’ call for emergency drinking water. The two […]

Trae Tha Truth By Jack Barnes Houston rapper Trae Tha Truth is widely respected for his charity efforts and his annual Trae Dayinitiative, having received the key to the city earlier this summer from Mayor Sylvester Turner. With Hurricane Harvey crippling Houston and the surrounding areas this week, Trae has gone to work, marshaling boats to […]