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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.
A list ranking and counting down rapper J. Cole's best songs with a quotable line from each song.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 9.
Best female rappers photo gallery. Page 10.
This year's best new rappers include: a Charlotte cult-rap leader, a Chicago wunderkind and an unGoogleable New York rapper.
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 8.
Here are the 10 best rappers of 2014.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 7.
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
See our Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers list. Page 8.
Ghosts, ghouls and pirates. Behold: 15 spooky and scary hip-hop songs for your Halloween party playlist.
The question of who invented hip-hop is a complicated one.
Trap music. Street jams. Tear-soaked tributes. Here are the 25 best T.I. songs of all time.
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
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 6.
The best Nas songs of all time.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 5.
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Let's all just take a moment and appreciate the most underrated rappers of all time.
Here are the 10 best female rappers of all time. Page 4.
Eminem and Mariah Carey have been exchanging insults for several years now. Here's a brief timeline of their relationship and feud.
Top rap and r & b collaborations. Page 5.
Top rap songs about grief and tragedy.
Eminem's music videos are not your average hip-hop videos. Here's our list of Slim Shady's best videos.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague.
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.
Best female rappers photo gallery.
Here's a list of the best Kanye West songs ever.
Here are 10 haiku to describe this month's top 10 new rap albums.
A rundown of the 11 most embarrassing exposures in hip-hop history.
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.
Top 5 Christmas rap/hip-hop albums to check for this holiday.
Whether you plan to party hard or hit the beach this summer, these vintage tunes will help you set the mood right.
Grab a plate of turkey, sit back, and enjoy these thankful rap songs. Happy Thanksgiving, yo.
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.
This month's top 10 new hip-hop albums, including new releases by Vince Staples, Run the Jewels and Stalley.
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.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 2.
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.
From Isaiah Rashad's Cilvia Demo to Open Mike Eagle's Dark Comedy, here are the best rap albums of 2014.
Gangsta rap is one of the most condemned forms of hip-hop. Find out why.
Dads need love too. Here are 10 great hip-hop songs about fatherhood.
90 Best Rap Albums of the 90s. Can you guess the No.1?
Hip-hop album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 3.
A countdown of the greatest battles in hip-hop history.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 4.
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. Page 7.
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 6.
All you need to know about Eminem aka Marshall Mathers.
A photo gallery of rap album cover cliches to avoid like the plague. Page 8.
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
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 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 10.
Who is A$AP Rocky? Rap / Hip-Hop.
Get to know legendary New York rapper, Nas, widely recognized as one of the greatest rappers of all time.
Biggie Smalls always brought his A-game when teaming up with other rappers. Here are his greatest collaborations.
Stream Pharrell's new album Girl in its entirety.
There's Eminem. Then there's everyone else. Here are the 10 best white rappers not named Eminem.
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.
10 rap songs that tug at your heartstrings.
Hip-hop songs mom will love.
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.
Running from a zombie? Just trying to shed a few pounds? Here are the 25 best hip-hop songs for running.
What is emceeing, and who pioneered it?
An assortment of Nicki Minaj photos.
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 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
Eminem's rich, diverse, enviable discography.
Michael Jackson was an omnipresent force in hip-hop music. Here are 10 rap songs that sampled the King of Pop.
Jay-Z's The Blueprint album dropped on 9/11/2001. Where does it rank in his discography?
Whip out your pen and pad, Breakdancing 101 is now in session.
Nas' precocious rhyming on Illmatic ensures a slew of memorable lyrics. Here are the 20 best lyrics on Illmatic.
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.
Learn more about the east coast style of hip-hop.
Born Shawn Corey Carter in Brooklyn in 1969, this well-known rapper is an African-American role model and successful businessman.
He made a song about skateboarding and took hip-hop to new heights. But who exactly is Lupe Fiasco?
Dr. Dre's bio. Learn more about one of the most important figures in hip-hop history.
A rundown of the most fabulous hip-hop couples of 2007. Page 7.
An assortment of Nicki Minaj photos. Page 6.
An assortment of Nicki Minaj photos. Page 11.
The Diggy vs. J. Cole beef explained.