Hip-Hop/R&B

Lil Wayne, “Sorry 4 the Wait 2″ review: A bitter road to “Tha Carter V”

Lil Wayne's "Sorry 4 the Wait 2" will tide us over until "Tha Carter V", but it's not what we'll be listening for the next six months.

Lil Wayne’s “Sorry 4 the Wait 2″ will tide us over until “Tha Carter V”, but it’s not what we’ll be listening for the next six months.



Best Denver area shows this week: Run the Jewels, Wiredogs, King Tuff and more

Run the Jewels @ the Gothic Theatre

Run the Jewels, Wiredogs, King Tuff and more make our picks of the best Denver-area shows this week.



Joey Bada$$, “B4.DA.$$” review: Is he really the “rap supreme”?

On "B4.DA.$$," Joey Bada$$ proves that his influences are in the right place, but sometimes a little overwhelming.

On “B4.DA.$$,” Joey Bada$$ proves that his influences are in the right place, but sometimes a little overwhelming.



Watch: The Weeknd’s “Earned it” video is filthy, just like “Fifty Shades of Grey”

Watch: The Weeknd's "Earned it" video is filthy, just like "Fifty Shades of Grey"

Don’t watch this filthy video for the Weeknd’s “Earned It” at work. Why? Because it’s from the “Fifty Shades of Grey” soundtrack.



Download “Slumberlust” by Wild Wombat, exclusive to Steal This Track

Download "Slumberlust" by Wild Wombat, exclusive to Steal This Track

Wild Wombat is the latest member of hip-hop troupe Peace Officer to release a solo album. Download “Slumberlust,” a track available only in Steal This Track.



A$AP Yams, member of A$AP Mob, has died

A$AP Yams, founding member of A$AP Mob. Photo courtesy of the artist's Instagram.

A$AP Yams, a member of the New York-based rap collective A$AP Mob, has died.



Run the Jewels to play free show at the Ogden Theatre

Run the Jewels @ the Gothic Theatre

Run the Jewels is coming back to Denver, and this time it’s for free.



Stevie Wonder extends 2015 tour, adds Denver Pepsi Center show

Stevie Wonder performs at Outside Lands Festival 2012. Photo by Shawn Parker, heyreverb.com.

Steve Wonder has extended his 2015 tour to include a show at the Pepsi Center — his first Denver-area concert in seven years.



Mac Miller at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

Mac Miller

Mac Miller proved he’s no longer a bubblegum party rapper in front of a sold out and adoring crowd at the Ogden Theatre in Denver.



Will Drake be the OutKast of the 2015 summer festival season?

The "Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour" stopped on Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Photos by Dylan Langille, heyreverb.com.

If there were a farmer’s almanac for music, it would predict that the summer of 2015 would be the summer of Drake.