God, “Draft Day (Jabari Parker)”

​The Chicago emcee must be feeling like the hottest prospect out there, though his effort and the Lauryn Hill sample is on point. His next project is called The Bible.

posted: April 29th, 2014, 12:46am


God, “Chiraq 2”

​Part two sees the Chicago rapper switch topics about the bloodiest streets in America, going from the drugs to the guns. From his latest mixtape Before The Bible. Watch


God, “God vs. Devil”

​Kanye might claim to be Jesus, but this Chicago emcee goes by the name of God. His introductory track showcases his gravelly voice, with inflections from both… Watch

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Hip-hop Wisdom: Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey, known for most of his career as Mos Def, has helped shape the dialogue and definition of hip-hop, both musically and politically for nearly… Read


Run the Jewels - Close Your Eyes (And Count to F*@k)

​A visual poetry of violence, futility, and the confusing and complex layers of the struggle. Run the Jewels 2 continues its epic journey. Watch


Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

​Australia’s multi-dimensional polyrhythmic quartet bringing future soul to the desert. Peep their North American tour this spring. Watch


Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. Watch