Migos Has a Thing for Broccoli, And Here Is the Proof

Migos has a new track with Justin Bieber and it's killer. It's also served to further cement the fact that Migos loves broccoli. They love it. And they rap about broccoli* more often than anyone else. Here is the proof: » 5/30/14 12:06pm 5/30/14 12:06pm

Praise Yeezus, Justin Bieber and Migos Have Teamed Up for a New Song

Oh my god this is, without a doubt, the summer jams to end all summer jams. Migos and Justin Bieber together for "Looking for You." Hey, maybe if we just let Biebs do his thing, he'll continue to make magic. BTW what do you think Bieliebers make of Migos. Who knows! Who cares! This is great. » 5/30/14 8:42am 5/30/14 8:42am

SchoolBoy Q's Video for Hoover Street Is Pretty Dark and That's Okay

All of the videos for Oxymoron have been so real. And a little dark. Directed by Yellow Nguyen and Moosa, this is the new visual for Hoover Street, and it falls into that same territory. » 5/20/14 11:01am 5/20/14 11:01am

Hey Twitter, Please Don't Ruin SoundCloud

Remember Twitter Music? Probably not. The ill-fated recommendation service started as We Are Hunted, which was a great independent service until Twitter bought it, tanked its music ambitions, and killed it. Now there's a rumor Twitter has its roving eye on SoundCloud. We really hope history isn't about to repeat… » 5/19/14 2:56pm 5/19/14 2:56pm

Lil B Lines Make The Best High School Yearbook Quotes

We all know the feeling: It's the end of your high school career, the four most formative years of your young life, and you want to pick that perfect quote to embody the wisdom you've gleaned on your journey. That so many of our young people are choosing Lil B-inspired quotes bodes well for our country's future. » 5/15/14 12:19pm 5/15/14 12:19pm

Future on a Little Dragon Track Is Weird and Incredible

You gotta wonder how Future got hooked up with Little Dragon. The answer is the internet is a weird place. But also, Future is from space, so draw your own conclusions. Regardless, here is Klapp Klapp, with a verse from Nayvadius himself. » 5/19/14 11:13am 5/19/14 11:13am

Jeremih Samples "Rhythm Is a Dancer" In the Excellent "Don't Tell 'Em"

I am very into this: the DJ Mustard-produced, YG-featuring Jeremih track "Don't Tell 'Em." It's excellent. The new Jeremih album—due out later this year—can't come soon enough. » 5/19/14 10:47am 5/19/14 10:47am

The Diplomats Reunite in the Video for A-Trak and Cam'ron's "Dipshits"

Here's the video for "Dipshits," off A-Trak and Cam'ron's upcoming Federal Reserve project. It's a regular Diplomats reunion up in here, with cameos from Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, Dame Dash, and Juju's ass. Hell. yes. [Complex] » 5/14/14 12:27pm 5/14/14 12:27pm

Rappers Ranked By the Size of Their Vocabularies

This is awesome—a data scientist analyzed rapper's vocabularies against Shakespeare's to determine who had the largest vocabularies. The answer? Unsurprisingly, Aesop Rock followed by Wu-Tang Clan. Wu-Tang? Inventing words? Obviously. » 5/05/14 9:17am 5/05/14 9:17am

The-Dream's First Post-Def Jam Track Is Downright Inspiring

This is called "Black." and it's the first new track The-Dream has dropped since his split from Def Jam back in January. It is very clearly a political statement, and hopefully it's indicative of more new stuff to come. » 4/29/14 10:22pm 4/29/14 10:22pm

What I Was Listening To This Week

Okay, most of this is going to be Coachella-related, because I'm one of those assholes that was at Coachella, and my brain is still eroding as a result. But here goes: » 4/18/14 5:13pm 4/18/14 5:13pm

SZA's Album Is Going To Be Completely Amazing

SZA is TDE's very first female signee, and her debut album, Z, drops this week. You may have heard her guest on tracks from some of her labelmates—ScHoolboy Q and Isaiah Rashad, to name a few. Last week we also heard her crooning alongside Chance the Rapper on a single off the album called "Child's Play." Anyway, all… » 4/07/14 5:19pm 4/07/14 5:19pm


This is "Muscle," a new track from A-Trak featuring Juvenile. It bangs. It seems A-Trak has mounted a campaign to bring back all our favorite early 200s rappers in full force. Let's do that. » 3/20/14 5:31pm 3/20/14 5:31pm

I'm Just Going To Keep This Funky New Chromeo Single On Repeat

Good morning and get ready to want to groove. This is "Jealous (I Ain't With It), Chromeo's single off their forthcoming album, White Women. Out May 12, it's their first album in four years, and based off this and the other three singles we've already heard, it is shaping up to be insanely dancey. » 3/06/14 9:52am 3/06/14 9:52am

Here's Your Seasonal Hip Hop Playlist: Winter Edition

I hope we're starting to thaw out soon, but until then, here's the winter edition of the Seasonal Hip Hop Playlist. New stuff from Rick Ross, SchoolBoy Q, and Ty Dolla $ign getting a whole lotta airtime. Honestly, most of the Beach House EP has found a post on this playlist. Let it keep you warm until the weather… » 3/05/14 11:54am 3/05/14 11:54am

Iggy Azalea Recreated Clueless For Her New Video for Fancy

This is the video for the Charlie XCX-featuring track "Fancy," and it's a perfect homage to Cluless. Hi, Iggy, you are so cool. This video is my spring 2014 lookbook. » 3/05/14 11:19am 3/05/14 11:19am

The Things Migos Yells: A Brief Guide

Migos, a weirdo rap trio out of Atlanta, is prolific. In fact, they just dropped another new mixtape today. They're also prolific yellers. So I created a short guide to you about what exactly they are yelling in the background of their tracks: » 2/26/14 2:00pm 2/26/14 2:00pm