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.
Taking a look at some of 2014's worst offenders.
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.
The rapper talked capitalism, hip-hop, the media and love with Power 105.1 and NPR this weekend.
J. Cole takes the moody, passionate 2014 Forest Hills Drive cut to late-night.
2014 Forest Hills Drive is out now.
Do you want to be happy?
The new record, named after Cole's childhood home, will see him go it alone with no features.
J. Cole opens up about stereotypes and his connection to fans in the latest episode of FADER's Earlier That Day.
He's no Miguel, but he sure tries.