Jabari “Naledge” Evans of Kidz in the Hall talks about his doctoral dissertation, incorporating hip-hop into education, the drill scene hacking the industry, and more.
The Chicago hip-hop scene didn’t slow down for the start of the new year, and Martin Sky’s dropped one of the best tracks this past week.
Five honors students from Chicago rap’s freshman class: Alex Wiley, Saba, Spenzo, Taylor Bennett, and ZMoney
Vice’s music site just wrapped up its eight-part “documentary” series on Chicago’s hip-hop, so a couple Reader writers hopped on Gchat to discuss it.
Chief Keef and Trinidad James take to the Hot 100
Examining the rapper-producer as he prepares for fatherhood
Rising local rapper Sasha Go Hard on staying away from violence, the roots in rap, and her new mixtape, Hip-Hop vs. Love
The soulful, trunk-rattling lead single from Sean’s new mixtape
From Flosstradamus to Kanye West, artists are catching heat for uncleared samples even when they give their songs away
Looks like somebody doesn’t like his “I Don’t Like.”
A new deal, a new video, but still no Kanye remix