"New York is expensive. I couldn’t just buy another laptop. I just thought, ‘I’m going to die before anyone knows I’m hot.’”
The unreal story behind the Chicago rapper's latest single, "Ain't Missing You."
According to actual Africans, who are using Twitter to challenge stereotypes about the continent.
You may not know her name, but you're already a fan.
Hint: Working On Excellence
The singer talked about Ocean in an interview with The Sunday Times.
"Mama said you're going too fast."
“Without that voice, all this is for nothing.”
Fitness instructor Taye Johnson sweats for a living and still keeps her edges tight.
The Long Beach rapper refuses the right to be silent.
Dice games, smoke sessions, and powder blue Jordan IIIs. Another day in Long Beach.
Vince Staples drops a haunting new single in anticipation of his upcoming album Hell Can Wait.
"This album is my Bible."
Nas arranged his childhood bedroom like an office, and made an impact as big as his ambition.
“Trust in yourself and always push the envelope.”
Tracks we love right now, and why they matter. In no particular order.
In his Obey Your Thirst documentary, Drake opens up about the city that made him great, and the spirit of competition that motivates him to keep pushing forward.
"Do it the way I did it. Do it from where you’re at. If you have the music, that’s all it takes.”
Listen to the rapper's highly-anticipated debut a week before it hits stores.
Rubble Kings takes a close look at the streets of the Bronx in the '70s.
The FADER and Sprite partnered with rap visionaries to create four documentary shorts.
"Does Ray J not have hits?"