Hip-Hop/R&B

Wiz Khalifa doesn’t want to be a stoner anymore

Wiz Khalifa doesn't want to be a stoner anymore

Wiz Khalifa, who you might remember from such hits as “Roll Up,” “So High” and the album, “Rolling Papers” doesn’t want you to think of him as a stoner anymore.



Mercury Prize 2014: Young Fathers wins, beats out Damon Albarn and others

Young Fathers have won the Mercury Prize 2014.

Young Fathers have won the Mercury Prize 2014 for the album “Dead.” Now go find them on Spotify.



New Nicki Minaj song: Listen to “Only” feat. Drake, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown

MTV VMAs 2014

The new Nicki Minaj song is kind of like an episode of “Jerry Springer.” Listen to “Only,” featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown, here.



How Colorado gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunafon charmed Snoop Dogg, Wyclef

Mike Dunafon

Unaffiliated Colorado gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunafon has won the support of hip-hop artists Wyclef Jean and Snoop Dogg and could throw a wrench into the close race.



Listen: Two new Drake tracks, “6 God” and “Heat of the Moment”

Drake vs. Lil Wayne - Red Rocks - 09/10/14

Two new Drake tracks dropped this weekend — “6 God” and “Heat of the Moment.” Listen to both here.



From Yes We Cannabis to No We Can’t: Snoop Dogg cancels music fest for Dunafon

Snoops Wellness Retreat

Snoop Dogg has canceled his big music festival for Mike Dunafon.



Listen: Denver’s Air Dubai shares new track, “Love in Retrograde pt. II”

Air Dubai from left, Jon Shockness, Nick Spreigl, Julian Thomas, Taylor Tait, Lawrence Grivich and Michael Ray. Photo by Emily Driskill, provided by 7S Management.

Denver’s Air Dubai might have released its full-length, “Be Calm,” this summer, but the indie hip-hop act is back with more new material, the pulsing “Love in Retrograde pt. II.”



New Chance the Rapper album: His next release, “Surf,” will be free

The new Chance the Rapper album will once again be a free release, the musician revealed in an interview with Billboard. Photo courtesy of the artist's website.

The new Chance the Rapper album will once again be a free release, the musician revealed in an interview with Billboard.



Chief Keef dropped by Interscope

Chief Keef. Photo courtesy of the artist's Facebook page.

You can now add getting dropped from Interscope Records to the list of things Chief Keef don’t like.



Watch: iLoveMakonnen, Drake share “Tuesday” video

Watch: iLoveMakonnen, Drake share "Tuesday" video

Drake and iLoveMakonnen have released the hilarious, toast and laundry-filled video for “Tuesday.”