Your faves stepped up for Banks after Action Bronson got embroiled in the Azealia vs Azalea beef.
Suit game on FLEEEK!!!
"This is just one artist reaching to another hoping to spark insight into the field you are in."
What you need to know.
Two new interviews shed light on how hard it is to be a black woman in pop music, both on and off camera.
The precocious soul singer announces her next EP and tells us about her journey to open her mind's eye, and yours.
62 lists celebrating the best and worst of 2014 in music, style, and culture.
"There are many black artists succeeding in all genres. The reason you haven't is because of your piss poor attitude."
The fantastic long-reads that defined our year.
All gold everything.
Listen to the mixshows and interviews where the Voice of New York first found her own.
The radio station's most formidable DJ has resigned.
There were plenty of legends at Hot 97's 20th edition of Summer Jam but it was Nicki Minaj's triumphant return that won the biggest roar.
The best street style from hip-hop's most infamous parking lot.
50 Cent, Nas, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, DJ Mustard with YG and Ty Dolla $ign, Bunji Garlin, and more will be performing at Hot 97's annual Summer Jam, on June 1 at MetLife Stadium.