Stony Island Park native Recoechi’s assertive bars carry a positive message.
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Hip-hop blogs spread fake news about O-Block
The TRiiBE investigates what’s going on behind the lies.
Chicago drill star in the making King Von dropped his third album a week before his untimely death
In the early hours of Friday, November 6, 26-year-old Chicago rapper Dayvon Bennett, better known as King Von, was shot and killed outside an Atlanta nightclub. Von emerged a couple years ago as part of a newer generation of locals refashioning drill’s austere, hard-edged aesthetic in their own image. He imbued his tough-as-nails verses with […]
Best Rapper Taking Drill Into Pop
In his hands it’s clear that drill relies as much on melody as it does on percussive, gunlike spitting.
Five honors students from Chicago rap’s freshman class
Five honors students from Chicago rap’s freshman class: Alex Wiley, Saba, Spenzo, Taylor Bennett, and ZMoney
Interview: Sasha Go Hard (and a download of her new mixtape)
Rising local rapper Sasha Go Hard on staying away from violence, the roots in rap, and her new mixtape, Hip-Hop vs. Love