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The greatest hip-hop albums of all time
Here are the 22 best songs by Tupac Shakur.
The greatest rap songs of all time are those songs that make us smile, laugh, cry, think, move and shake what our mama gave us.
A selection of Eminem's best 10 songs.
Looking to add some fun to your gym routine? Here are the 25 best hip-hop workout songs to get you started.
House party? Office dance off? Bedroom boogie? Here's a playlist of the best hip-hop dance songs to get you moving and grooving.
Counting down the 50 greatest rappers of all time.
Hip-hop has had its share of romantic tunes. Here are the 25 best rap love songs.
A comprehensive countdown of the 25 greatest rap groups of all time.
Find out what ten albums all hip-hop fans should have in their CD collection, including Public Enemy's It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
This year's best new rappers include: a Charlotte cult-rap leader, a Chicago wunderkind and an unGoogleable New York rapper.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 9.
Behold the worst lyrics in hip-hop history. Your favorite rappers wish they could go back in time and rewrite these rhymes.
See our Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers list. Page 8.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 8.
Best female rappers photo gallery. Page 10.
Trap music. Street jams. Tear-soaked tributes. Here are the 25 best T.I. songs of all time.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 7.
Top rap and r & b collaborations. Page 5.
Who invented hip-hop? Where did it all start? And what does Flavor Flav have to do with fried chicken? Here's a comprehensive history of hip-hop.
The question of who invented hip-hop is a complicated one.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 6.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 5.
90 Best Rap Albums of the 90s. Can you guess the No.1?
A celebration of the unsung heroes in hip-hop, including some of the most under-appreciated rappers ever.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 4.
A curated list ranking and counting down rapper J. Cole's best songs, with a brief background of and a quotable line from each song.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. . Page 2.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 3.
Whether you plan to party hard or hit the beach this summer, these vintage tunes will help you set the mood right.
The best Nas songs of all time.
Eminem and Mariah Carey have been exchanging insults for several years now. Here's a brief timeline of their relationship and feud.
Top rap songs about grief and tragedy.
Here's a list of the best Kanye West songs ever.
10 spooky and scary rap songs that gave you the shivers as a kid.
They're strong, skilled, and sassy. Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time.
A countdown of the 10 best hip-hop duos.
From our list of the best rap songs of 2013, a breakdown of 31 through 40, including Chance the Rapper, Jay Z, and Young Jeezy.
A rundown of the 11 most embarrassing exposures in hip-hop history.
Best female rappers photo gallery.
Eminem's music videos are not your average hip-hop videos. Here's our list of Slim Shady's best videos.
Counting down the Notorious B.I.G.'s 15 best songs.
Here are the 10 best rappers of 2014.
2014 is super exciting in the new hip-hop department. From Q-Tip to Nas, here are the 10 most anticipated rap albums of 2014.
No two MCs are alike. Their musical stylings are products of different environments and attitudes. Here's a comprehensive guide to hip-hop sub-genres and styles.
A countdown of the greatest battles in hip-hop history.
Dads need love too. Here are 10 great hip-hop songs about fatherhood.
What exactly is conscious rap? Rap / Hip-Hop.
Biggie Smalls always brought his A-game when teaming up with other rappers. Here are his greatest collaborations.
From Isaiah Rashad's Cilvia Demo to Open Mike Eagle's Dark Comedy, here are the best rap albums of 2014.
All you need to know about Eminem aka Marshall Mathers.
Jay-Z's The Blueprint album dropped on 9/11/2001. Where does it rank in his discography?
Gangsta rap is one of the most condemned forms of hip-hop. Find out why.
Who is A$AP Rocky? Rap / Hip-Hop.
Whether you plan on soaking up rays on the beach or having a BBQ party by the pool, these summer hip-hop playlists will help set the mood.
A five-pack of the best new rap songs that should be making rapid blips on your radar. Peep game.
The Jay Z vs. Nas beef was a gladiatorial event between two rap titans. Here's a historical timeline of the feud that dates back to 1996.
Get to know legendary New York rapper, Nas, widely recognized as one of the greatest rappers of all time.
Hip-hop songs mom will love.
Future moved that dope down south. Troy Ave bigged up the Big Apple. These are best rap songs of 2014 so far.
Here are 10 hip-hop artists you should know about in 2013.
What is emceeing, and who pioneered it?
A countdown of 10 sophomore albums that were remarkably better than than their predecessors.
10 rap songs that tug at your heartstrings.
Born Shawn Corey Carter in Brooklyn in 1969, this well-known rapper is an African-American role model and successful businessman.
Here are 10 new rap albums you should check for right now.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 8.
Is the Swagger wagon the greatest commercial ever? You betcha.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 7.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 9.
A reader emailed me to complain that my 50 Cent profile is misleading. The point of contention? Did 50 really get shot nine times? The reader claims that Fif
Nas' discography reveals something most of his peers would kill for: a rich variety of albums that touch on diverse topics all across the board. Here's an annotated list of Nas' albums.
The Diggy vs. J. Cole beef explained.
Eminem's rich, diverse, enviable discography.
Common is one of Chicago's greatest rappers. Get to know the man born Rashid Lynn.
Michael Jackson was an omnipresent force in hip-hop music. Here are 10 rap songs that sampled the King of Pop.
Don't like rap? Great. I made this list with you in mind. Because you're beautiful. Here are 9 hip-hop albums you should listen to right now.
An overview of Jay-Z's discography.
Obama and rap music have a lot in common. No wonder there are so many rap songs about Obama. Here are 10 you need to know about.
Whip out your pen and pad, Breakdancing 101 is now in session.
'> "Summertime" is, well, the ultimate summer rap song. No summer/BBQ playlist list is complete without
Kanye West, the self-proclaimed hip-hop savior, is often credited with revitalizing the careers of Jay-Z and Common.
Kendrick Lamar trolled the rap game so hard when he called out a bunch of rappers on Big Sean's " Control
Here are the most annoying hip-hop trends of all time.
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II is a certified Wu banga.
Prepping for a big game? Ready to turn up? Here are 25 hip-hop songs guaranteed to get you pumped up.
Brooklyn. Crooklyn. Whatever you call it, BK is home to many rap greats. Celebrate the birthplace of Biggie with the 10 best rap songs about Brooklyn.
Who is Nicki Minaj? Here's a primer on Lil Wayne affiliate and Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj.
Lil Wayne is one of the most visible rappers of our time. Learn about his rise to stardom.
Ten new rappers to watch in Denver.
A review of Earl Sweatshirt's 'Doris.'
Nas' precocious rhyming on Illmatic ensures a slew of memorable lyrics. Here are the 20 best lyrics on Illmatic.
Grab a plate of turkey, sit back, and enjoy these thanksgiving rap songs. Happy Thanksgiving, yo.
There's an Iggy Azalea sex tape, y'all.