The LA music writer who took down Post Malone talks about Baton Rouge rap, the pillaging of the ‘LA Weekly,’ and what Philip Roth has in common with Drakeo
West Coast rap god is shackled in the K-19 unit of the Men’s Central Jail in Los Angeles. His murder trial begins next week.
Drake comes of age
Artist Zoë Buckman describes how and why she embroiders late rappers’ lyrics onto lingerie
What happens to someone who dies before they can repent? Several rabbis take on the case of the recently murdered rapper.
And be the first to hear her new single, dropping today
A new documentary explores the Jewish origins of Blue Note Records, but evades some tough questions
How the music guru landed on the logo that launched it all
Nechi Nech, Hebrew’s greatest hip-hop star, releases new masterful album
Lupe Fiasco rapped about ‘dirty Jewish execs’ in a new song. Then a wave of fans and detractors, including the ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt, called him out for the lyrics.
Two new album releases make today a big day for Israeli hip hop
Why Mike Skinner, my childhood hero, is an exciting choice
Bartenura Moscato’s unlikely journey from Shabbat table to music video
After an epic rise and fall, the hip-hop producer is embracing his haimish side
The Jewish rapper releases his new ‘Nothing Was the Same.’ A pair of rabid hip-hop fans debate its value.
If a society’s vitality is evidenced by the pulse of its dance music, then there’s hope for Israel