RZA Gains Another Level of Respect for Eminem After Trump Freestyle: “He Put His Balls on …
RZA opens up about Eminem's Trump freestyle he delivered on 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards.
French Montana and ASAP Rocky Have a New Collaboration in the Works
French Montana checks in with XXL to talk about his upcoming collaboration with A$AP Rocky and his new film, 'Respect the Shooter.'
Lil Uzi Vert Names Some of the New Rappers He Respects
Uzi's got love for Pump, X, Kodak and more.
Migos Aren’t Sure About the Support for iLoveMakonnen Coming Out as Gay
"That's wack, bro."
Tyga’s Got a Wild New Haircut
Tyga's sporting a new cut inspired by his stage name.
21 Savage Practices at the Gun Range
21 Savage hits the mark more than once.
The New New: 12 Cleveland Rappers You Should Know
These are the rappers that are beginning to make a name for themselves in The Land.
Strippers Call Out Blac Youngsta for Not Tipping Them, Rapper Responds
Blac Youngsta is getting heat for failing to make it rain.
Travis Scott Covers XXL Magazine’s Winter 2016 Issue
After having a remarkable year, Travis Scott lands on the cover of XXL's Winter 2016 issue.
50 Best Hip-Hop Projects of 2016
From A Tribe Called Quest to A$AP Mob and more, this is your definitive list of 2016's best rap albums, mixtapes and EPs.
20 of the Best Hip-Hop Verses of 2016
If you think hip-hop doesn't care about bars, take a look at the best verses of 2016.
50 Best Hip-Hop Songs of 2016
XXL presents the best songs of 2016.
Win Tickets to The Weeknd’s Starboy Tour
Here's your chance to see The Weeknd live in concert.
ASAP Mob Reveal Tracklist, Release Date and Cover for ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 1: Friends’ Album
Two new songs are coming this Friday.
Meek Mill’s Instagram Disappears
It's nowhere to be found.
J. Cole’s Twitter Hacked, Filled With Offensive Comments
Kim Kardashian was the target of one tweet.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Drop $200 at Dylan’s Candy Bar
North wants her Gobstoppers.
Chris Brown Accused of Threatening Woman With a Gun
A woman called 911 and told them Breezy pulled a gun on her.
Here’s What Kanye West Will Do at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards According to Fans
Fans guess what Kanye West will do with his time at the upcoming awards show.
Are Young Thug and Birdman Back Together?
Back being bool?
Former NBA Player Gilbert Arenas Makes Fun of Iggy Azalea and Nick Young’s Breakup
Gilbert is ruthless in these videos.
Kanye West Adds “Saint Pablo” to ‘The Life of Pablo’ Album
Produced by Kanye and Mike Dean.
Vic Mensa Blacks Out Chance The Rapper in Picture With Jay Z and Beyonce
Is it beef or fun and games?
Kodak Black Plans to Be a Living Legend – Exclusive
In XXL's spring 2016 issue, Kodak Black talks about his connection with Drake, how his rap career got started and his plans to be a legend.
Letter From the Editor: Big Sean Is Solidifying His Importance in Hip-Hop
XXL's Editor-in-Chief discusses Big Sean's career moves and how he's solidifying his importance in hip-hop.
Kanye West Creates Beautiful Chaos on ‘The Life of Pablo’
Everyone knows Kanye West is one of music’s most polarizing figures. Does the rapper's new album, 'The Life of Pablo,' fall in line with that sentiment? Find out in our review of the project.
Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’ Song Lyrics Are Pretty Crazy
From Taylor Swift to Ray J and more, Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' song lyrics are pretty crazy. We've rounded up some of the best from around the internet as well as some of our own. Take a look.
How “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” Took Over the Internet and Beyond
How the most infectious song of the year “watch me (whip/nae nae)” took over the internet and beyond.
Ty Dolla Sign Explains How He and Kanye West Linked Up
Two long years in the making and Ty Dolla $ign has finally dropped his much anticipated debut album. Is it all he hoped for?