10 songs to get you through
Tablet’s resident East Coast and West Coast hip-hop heads discuss the sounds of a hot, angry, sickening summer
And about anti-Semitism in the world of hip-hop, from the legendary Def Jam publicist
‘A Written Testimony’ is a display of mesmerizing talent by a small-minded man in the grip of a stupid, obsessive hatred
Art rapper Rhys Langston’s philosophy of a half-black Jewish kid from all over Los Angeles
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, shackled in the K-19 unit of the Men’s Central Jail in Los Angeles, a week before his murder trial
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.
A mini interview with two rising stars in the Jewish rap game
The music video for the anti-BDS track ‘Dodging Bullets’ features Matisyahu
Sorry, Drake, Eminem isn’t the greatest rapper of all time. But he did write one of the most neurotic hip-hop songs in history.