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The Ongoing Mayhem Of XXXTENTACION's Revenge Tour

UPDATE: XXXTENTACION’s latest exploits include jumping from a balcony and having his Chicago show canceled.

Does DJ Khaled’s “Grateful” Have The Greatest Rap Album Guest List Ever?

While DJ Khaled's new project's feature list is epic, there are other classic rap albums that are in the running for the best guest list of all time.

Prodigy's Last Days As Told By Some Of His Close Friends

EXCLUSIVE: Statik Selektah, DJ Chuck Chillout, Pete Nice, Chuck D, DJ Busy Bee, Art of Rap organizer Mick Benzo and former Island Records A&R Kookie Gonzalez weigh in on the MC's passing.

Reactions To Prodigy's Death Are Pouring In

Havoc, Ice-T, Nas, Q-Tip, Nicki Minaj, Chuck D and more react to the Mobb Deep rapper's death.

Being The Father To A Blossoming Hip Hop Artist Is A Beautiful Challenge

EXCLUSIVE: Prince Paul and DJ Babu impart some wisdom on Father's Day.

Tweets Is Watching: Diddy Bumps SZA’s “CTRL”

Also, Lil Yachty gets his mom a new Porsche, LeBron James works out to Tee Grizzley, and Diddy is courtside at the NBA Finals.

Instagram Flexin’: Swizz Beatz In The Studio With Lil Yachty & Pharrell

Also, Lil Uzi Vert is proud of Kap G, G-Eazy celebrates the Golden State Warriors win, and Young Thug and Playboi Carti strike a pose.

Snapchat Jumpin’: Rihanna & Kendrick Lamar Shoot Music Video For “LOYALTY.”

Also, Tyga debuts his mini-afro, North West turns four years old, and Young M.A Performs for Los Angeles Pride.

Breaking Down The Many Influences Of Jay Z

As Jay Z thanks his influences on Twitter and preps a possible return to music, HipHopDX examines how rappers, past and present, helped shape the evolution of his sound across his entire discography.

The Songs That Made The 2017 XXL Freshmen Hot

If you've never heard of anyone in 2017 XXL Freshman class, DX is here to help.

The Internet Isn't Impressed With XXL's 2017 Freshman Class

But what do you think?

Tory Lanez Earns A Dunce Cap For Spending Thousands At Discriminatory Store

That's not how you do it, Tory.

Amber Rose's Bush Spawns Ridiculous #AmberRoseChallenge

Aaaaaand it's not really working.

Tweets Is Watching: Joe Budden Says He’s Underpaid

Also, Kamaiyah reveals her friendship secrets, Tory Lanez roots for the Cavs, and Gucci Mane drops some knowledge.

Instagram Flexin’: Joey Badass Working With Nipsey Hussle

Also, E-40 and 2 Chainz attend the NBA Finals, Plies gets pissed at red velvet Oreos, and Boosie Badazz gets a new chain.

Snapchat Jumpin’: SZA Has Mermaids At Her Album Release Party

Also, TDE studio rules are revealed, XXXTENTACION speaks up after getting jumped, Rae Sremmurd signs to Reebok.

XXXTENTACION Isn't The First Rapper To Catch A Fade On Stage

... and definitely won't be the last.

Parents, Don’t Let Your Kids Go To An XXXTENTACION Show

A front-row, first-person POV of the insanity that was X's concert in Los Angeles.

Tyga Needs To Stop Letting Kylie Jenner Dominate His Music Cycle

At one time, Tyga was a top draft pick and had several songs in the (strip) club. Keeping up with the Kardashians has done nothing for his rap career.

Tweets Is Watching: SZA Asks Fans For Church Recommendation

Also, Lil Uzi Vert’s brain is going crazy, Wiz Khalifa says no phones during a smoke sesh, and Gucci Mane is not falling off.

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