Pusha T On Rap Album Of The Year: “I Want What’s Mine”

Pusha T discusses “Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers” by Kendrick Lamar, the Clipse reunion, and the album he’d compare “It’s Almost Dry” to in the ongoing Rap Album Of The Year campaign.With every solo performance, the stakes are always high when you’re Pusha T. The founder of G.O.O.D. Music clearly thrives under pressure. The […]

Lil Tjay Shot In New Jersey, Undergoing Emergency Surgery

Lil Tjay is reportedly recovering from emergency surgery after being shot.After being shot in Edgewater, New Jersey, early on Wednesday, Lil Tjay is presently undergoing emergency surgery. His injuries’ full extent is still unknown. TMZ claims that there were two shooting locations in the neighbourhood, one at a Chipotle restaurant and another at a nearby […]

Quavo Previews A Booked & Busy Day In His Rap Star Life For TikTok: Watch

Quavo took followers on a day in his life from the movie shoot to the big stage.As TikTok grows in popularity, more of our favourite celebrities are jumping on board and creating “Day In The Life” videos to help their followers feel more connected to them. Quavo, who is currently booked and busy as a […]

Drake Reacts To Fake Drake Getting Kicked Out Of The Club

Over the weekend, video emerged showing promoter Chris Chizer yelling at Fake Drake in the club and ordering security to kick him out. “He says, “Fake Drake can’t be in Area 29.” “Fake Drake can’t stay in here; he has to leave!””The video got viral almost instantly, and eventually ended up on Akademiks’ page. Drake […]


The first half of 2022 is almost over and the last several weeks have provided us with some big-name releases from artists like Pusha-T, Future, Jack Harlow and Kendrick Lamar. Hip-hop continues to apply pressure in the month of June. Following a three-year solo album hiatus, Chris Brown is returning with a new LP on June 24 titled Breezy. The Virginia crooner has been rolling […]

The 13 Best New Hip-Hop Songs This Week

Week in and week out, there are plenty of brand-new rap songs, no matter the time of year. It can be really difficult to stay aware of what’s out and also what’s hot, so XXL decided to make things much easier for you. Instead of sorting out nearly everything that released this week, we’ve narrowed it down to strictly the best […]