10 Best and Worst Hip-Hop Moments At 2019 Grammy Awards
Cardi B, Drake and Childish Gambino owned the night.
20 of Hip-Hop’s Best Aretha Franklin References
Respect the Queen.
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Tyler, The Creator manages to find the happy medium on 'Flower Boy' and translates it to his best album yet.
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The comforting thing about pressing play on 'Grateful' is that you know exactly what you're going to get: cloth talk, mogul talk, shout outs to Asahd and some good old-fashioned posse cuts.
20 of the Best J. Cole Guest Features
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'Black America Again' is a strong, well-orchestrated and focused album that speaks on the issues at hand.
A$AP Mob Stand United on ‘Cozy Tapes Vol.1: Friends’
'Cozy Tapes Vol. 1: Friends' is solidified as a body of work that feels as real as it sounds.
K Camp Takes a Step in the Right Direction on ‘Lyric Ave’
K Camp comes through to deliver his latest body of work with the 'Lyric Ave' EP. Is the project worth your time? Find out in our review.
Every Guest Appearance Ranked on Travis Scott’s ‘Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight’ Album
As solid as the features are on this album, some come across stronger than others. Check out XXL's ranked list of all 13 features on Travi$ Scott's 'Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight' album.