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Counting down the 50 greatest rappers of all time.
The greatest hip-hop albums of all time
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.
Here are the 22 best songs by Tupac Shakur.
House party? Office dance off? Bedroom boogie? Here's a playlist of the best hip-hop dance songs to get you moving and grooving.
Eminem is one of the greatest rappers of our time. Lose yourself in this selection of Eminem's 10 best songs.
Looking to add some fun to your gym routine? Here are the 25 best hip-hop workout songs to get you started.
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.
Behold the worst lyrics in hip-hop history. Your favorite rappers wish they could go back in time and rewrite these rhymes.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 9.
A list ranking and counting down rapper J. Cole's best songs with a quotable line from each song.
Best female rappers photo gallery. Page 10.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 8.
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 rappers of 2014.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 7.
Trap music. Street jams. Tear-soaked tributes. Here are the 25 best T.I. songs of all time.
See our Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers list. Page 8.
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
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.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 6.
Ghosts, ghouls and pirates. Behold: 15 spooky and scary hip-hop songs for your Halloween party playlist.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 5.
The question of who invented hip-hop is a complicated one.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. . Page 2.
The best Nas songs of all time.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 4.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 3.
Eminem and Mariah Carey have been exchanging insults for several years now. Here's a brief timeline of their relationship and feud.
It's the first thing that greets your eye when you're shopping for music. It sums up in one image an album's content, message, or theme. Time and time
Grab a plate of turkey, sit back, and enjoy these thankful rap songs. Happy Thanksgiving, yo.
Let's all just take a moment and appreciate the most underrated rappers of all time.
Top rap songs about grief and tragedy.
Top rap and r & b collaborations. Page 5.
Eminem's music videos are not your average hip-hop videos. Here's our list of Slim Shady's best videos.
They're strong, skilled, and sassy. Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time.
Here's a list of the best Kanye West songs ever.
Best female rappers photo gallery.
A countdown of the 10 best hip-hop duos.
Top 5 Christmas rap/hip-hop albums to check for this holiday.
A rundown of the 11 most embarrassing exposures in hip-hop history.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague.
Whether you plan to party hard or hit the beach this summer, these vintage tunes will help you set the mood right.
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.
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.
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.
Here are 10 haiku to describe this month's top 10 new rap albums.
This month's top 10 new hip-hop albums, including new releases by Vince Staples, Run the Jewels and Stalley.
Dads need love too. Here are 10 great hip-hop songs about fatherhood.
From Isaiah Rashad's Cilvia Demo to Open Mike Eagle's Dark Comedy, here are the best rap albums of 2014.
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.
What exactly is conscious rap? Rap / Hip-Hop.
Counting down the Notorious B.I.G.'s 15 best songs.
Kicking back by the pool? Chillin' at the beach? Throwing a backyard barbecue party? You need the right tunes to set the mood. Fire up the grill and turn up
90 Best Rap Albums of the 90s. Can you guess the No.1?
Gangsta rap is one of the most condemned forms of hip-hop. Find out why.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 2.
I learned a valuable lesson many years ago: you lose friends by dropping J. Cole's name at a party. Upon mentioning Cole as a rapping human I enjoy listening to
A countdown of the greatest battles in hip-hop history.
There's Eminem. Then there's everyone else. Here are the 10 best white rappers not named Eminem.
All you need to know about Eminem aka Marshall Mathers.
Hip-hop album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 3.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 4.
Who is A$AP Rocky? Rap / Hip-Hop.
Biggie Smalls always brought his A-game when teaming up with other rappers. Here are his greatest collaborations.
Get to know legendary New York rapper, Nas, widely recognized as one of the greatest rappers of all time.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 5.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 9.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 7.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 6.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 8.
Stream Pharrell's new album Girl in its entirety.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 10.
Here are 10 hip-hop artists you should know about in 2013.
Future moved that dope down south. Troy Ave bigged up the Big Apple. These are best rap songs of 2014 so far.
Hip-hop songs mom will love.
Running from a zombie? Just trying to shed a few pounds? Here are the 25 best hip-hop songs for running.
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.
10 rap songs that tug at your heartstrings.
Nas' precocious rhyming on Illmatic ensures a slew of memorable lyrics. Here are the 20 best lyrics on Illmatic.
He made a song about skateboarding and took hip-hop to new heights. But who exactly is Lupe Fiasco?
Whip out your pen and pad, Breakdancing 101 is now in session.
Michael Jackson was an omnipresent force in hip-hop music. Here are 10 rap songs that sampled the King of Pop.
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.
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.
Here are the 10 best Lil Wayne songs ever.
Jay-Z's The Blueprint album dropped on 9/11/2001. Where does it rank in his discography?
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
What is emceeing, and who pioneered it?
Lil Wayne is one of the most visible rappers of our time. Learn about his rise to stardom.
Eminem's rich, diverse, enviable discography.
An assortment of Nicki Minaj photos.
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.
Learn more about the east coast style of hip-hop.
An overview of Jay-Z's discography.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 8.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 7.