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The Best Hip-Hop on Bandcamp: February 2018

February’s top hip-hop picks on Bandcamp showcase socio-politically-charged raps dispatched from Detroit, a grimy modern thug rap manifesto broadcast …

Lil Uzi Vert Drops New Song ''Mood'' - XXL

After a few days in label limbo, we get the new Lil Uzi Vert banger, "Mood," produced by TM88, Southside and Supah Mario.<p>The new track has a mellow …

Get Into This All-Female Remix Of Bruno Mars And Cardi B’s “Finesse”

Cardi, Nicki, Kim, Missy, Foxy, Latifah, Left-Eye, Lauryn<p>Now this is what finesse is all about. Florida producer Amorphous has taken Bruno Mars' already classic Cardi B remix of "Finesse" and sprinkled even more excellence over it.<p>Aside from the chorus, Amorphous stripped Mars from the song and …

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Attention Vegans: Fill Up on These 12 Protein-Rich Meals

The Roots’ Black Thought on How He Spit Nearly 10-Minute Viral Freestyle

On December 14th, Black Thought – the voice of the Philadelphia-bred band the Roots, and presence on <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> – reminded …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Let's watch the year's best TV news bloopers, because we've goddamn earned it

Watching the news in 2017 has, to put it lightly, sucked ass. This year to turn your television to the news was to voluntarily subject yourself to a …

Here's Why Post Malone Is a Problem

The comedy legend Paul Mooney has a very well-known routine. He delivered its most prominent version on the <i>Chappelle Show</i> some years ago:<p>“The black …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Former Obama staffers talk about Trump’s impact on how America is viewed

In <i>The Final Year</i>, filmmaker Greg Barker followed President Barack Obama’s foreign policy team as it attempted to shape international policy in the …

Never forget they made a Fight Club video game in which Fred Durst was a playable character

<i>Fight Club</i> has a tortured legacy, managing to be at once a prime example of David Fincher’s meticulous craftsmanship, a subversive commentary on …

Ryan Gosling is haunted by the font of the Avatar logo on SNL

A lot of people are very particular about fonts, flying into a blind rage at the mere thought of Comic Sans or marveling at the simple pleasures of …

L7 release first new song in 18 years with anti-Trump ‘Dispatch From Mar-A-Lago’

• Donald Trump<p>The pioneering US group reunited with their classic line-up in 2015<p>L7 have released their first song in 18 years – an anti-Trump track …

Donald Trump

Here are all of the food pun restaurant names that didn't make it into last night's The Good Place

NBC’s <i>The Good Place</i>is on a roll right now, topping a great season premiere last week with an even more ambitious and crazy episode that aired last …

Make gazpacho, a Spanish summer in sippable form

Foods that become lifelong obsessions, like all obsessions, often emerge from a single memory. Here’s one: The summer before junior year in college. …

Watch a Young Kanye West Freestyle for Mentor Jay-Z in Unearthed Clip - PAPER

Though these days they may be dissing each other both subliminally and outright, once upon a time Jay-Z and little brother Kanye West were a match made in musical bromance heaven. Some recently unearthed footage of the two in their pre-<i>Watch the Throne</i> days takes us back to that nostalgic time, …

Future and Nicki Minaj Team Up on 'You Da Baddest'

Future and Nicki Minaj join forces yet again.<p>Shortly after teaming up on DJ Khaled’s “I Can’t Even Lie,” the frequent collaborators link up once more …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Alexander Payne’s Election has some disturbing new resonance after November 8

<i>In Scenic Routes, Mike D’Angelo looks at key scenes, explaining how they work and what they mean.</i><p>As someone who considers Donald Trump grotesquely …

It’s Always Sunny red band trailer’s full of indecent exposure and proposals

We have some idea what the 12th season of <i>It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia</i>will entail: a musical, some Scott Bakula, and a little dutty wine from …

Watch Jeezy And Lil Wayne’s New Video For The Chest-Thumping Track ‘Bout That’

Riding the chart success of his new album, Jeezy returns with a new video for “Bout That” featuring Lil Wayne. Nothing too fancy here: flashy chains, fancy cars and both MCs flaunting their prowess in their respective lanes. Jeezy serves up two verses surrounded by city backdrops while Weezy’s …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Hear John Legend, Chance the Rapper’s Soulful New Song ‘Penthouse Floor’

John Legend turns towards rubbery funk on his new single, “Penthouse Floor,” which features Chance the Rapper. “They see us reaching for the sky, …

Music

Kong is King and John C. Reilly is weird in the latest Skull Island trailer

This summer’s Comic-Con trailer for the upcoming <i>Kong: Skull Island</i> played coy with its titular giant ape, relegating him to quick glimpses and …

This full album of the Beastie Boys rapping over Daft Punk beats is insanely hot

There is a very finite amount of Beastie Boys music on the planet, given that the boys from Brooklyn announced that 2011’s <i>Hot Sauce Committee Part …

Here it is, your Full Frontal moment of Zen with Jon Stewart

In the lead up to the presidential election, there was a lot of speculation about how Jon Stewart would have handled Donald Trump’s election, as well …

Common, Pusha T, and Gucci Mane release electrifying remix of “Black America Again”

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Bring on the crown emojis: Nicki Minaj releases freestyle take on “Black Beatles”

Because it isn’t a pop-cultural phenomenon until Nicki Minaj raps a few verses over it, this morning <i>The PinkPrint</i> rapper and queen of the guest spot …

J.D. Martinez is a fun Giants rumor that makes all the sense in the world

We’ve already rummaged through the pockets of the Tigers and looked for things we can use, and the conclusion was that J.D. Martinez was the only …

Baseball

MLB Hot Stove: 3 teams that could change the course of the offseason via trade

Three American League teams could flood the trade market with top-tier talent<p>The 2016-17 free-agent class is of course a historically weak one. Yes, …

MLB Hot Stove Rumors: Giants, Tigers reportedly talking J.D. Martinez trade

The slugging outfielder is reportedly of interest to the Giants<p>We know the Tigers are looking to shed veterans in exchange for controllable young …

Rising Rapper Ahsh Eff’s “@YoungThug” Is Blunt Force Hip-Hop

Get to know the budding New York rap star<p>"Young Thug on the come-up,” spits 21-year-old Brooklyn, New York rapper Ahsh Eff—Ah-sh, not Ash—on her Crystal Caines-produced single “@YoungThug.” The track is a cocky declaration of her promised rise from the New York underground, bringing with her a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Here’s 10 minutes of Kate McKinnon’s Holtzmann ad-libs from Ghostbusters

Kate McKinnon’s Jillian Holtzmann was one of the few aspects of this summer’s <i>Ghostbusters</i>that didn’t immediately send the internet into a snarling …