HipHopDx Interviews

Consequence Grooming Son Caiden, 5, For A Life Of Hip Hop Prominence

EXCLUSIVE: With our youngest interviewee to date, a conversation about A Tribe Called Quest and making music is had.

Bun B On Recruiting Big K.R.I.T. For New Album & The Evolution Of Trap Music

EXCLUSIVE: The UGK legend talks about his follow-up to 2013's "Trill OG: The Epilogue."

Tupac's Chief Engineer Tommy D Previews Book

The veteran engineer speaks to DX about his time working with the rap icon.

Mega Ran Explains How WWE's Rap Battle Came To Be

The Philly native details his involvement in the event.

Saluting One Of 2Pac's Favorite Rappers Not Featured In "All Eyez On Me"

Pour out a little liquor for the homie, Big Syke.

Reflections Of The Mo City Don: Z-Ro Picks His 5 Best Albums

With Z-Ro's final album due out Friday (June 30), the underground legend looks back at his storied career.

Get To Know Why Fredwreck Is Invaluable To West Coast Hip Hop — Past & Present

Snoop Dogg. Nate Dogg. Kurupt. Xzibit — and countless others. Who knows where their discographies would be had Fredwreck not been around to lace them with that special G-funk production. Although he likes to stay behind the scenes, he's been visible as of late rather it's deejaying on "Snoop & Martha's Pot Luck Dinner Party" or working on movie soundtracks. Get to know a West Coast rap legend who lets his keys do the talking.

Rich Homie Quan Acknowledges The Fall Off But Anticipates His Bounce Back

A couple of years ago, Atlanta's very own Rich Homie Quan was the rookie hitman-for-hire. And then, success happened. With his talent still very much in check, he reveals to DX how he braces for the second round of his promising career.

Chance The Rapper's ASL Interpreters Explain The Art Of Rapping In Sign Language

EXCLUSIVE: Chance The Rapper's ASL interpreters explain how his ongoing tour could be a game changer for the deaf community.

Money B Goes From Sharing Stage With Tupac To Playing Himself In "All Eyez On Me" Biopic

Money B remembers making Tupac's "I Get Around " video, "Brenda's Got a Baby" and why "All Eyez on Me" is worth your two hours.

Stro Discusses New Album, State Of New York Rap & Fans Promoting Music They Hate

Stro shares his opinions and a dope freestyle.

Talib Kweli: Internet Troll Warrior

EXCLUSIVE: How the Hip Hop luminary is fighting the good fight.

Maintaining Biggie's Legacy: Faith Evans Explains Her Goals For "The King & I" Album

HipHopDX Editor-In-Chief Trent Clark sat down with R&B legend Faith Evans for an in-depth discussion on The Notorious B.I.G.’s legacy, creating their new album “The King & I”, the anniversary of Biggie's death and her thoughts on the “All Eyez On Me” Tupac biopic.

IAMSU! on Bay Area Legends: Mac Dre, The Jacka, E-40, Mistah F.A.B., & The Pack

At just 27-years-old, IAMSU! is positioning himself to be one of the many Bay Area rap legends who carved his own artistry. With a new album on a deck and a poise like no other, he chops it up with HipHopDX on how he wants his legacy to play out. Spoiler alert: He wants greatness.

From "Cuban Linx" To "The Wild" — Raekwon Ranks All His Albums

"Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..." 1 or 2? "Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang" or "Immobilarity?" What you got?

Bizzle Pays Tribute To West Coast With "Hands In The Air '94" & Explains "Bad & Boujee" Remix

The God Over Money Boss shares why he's had a lot of fun with what he's been working on.

Introducing UA THREADBORNE SHIFT: A Shoe Of All Cultures

GoldLink, Odd Future's Taco, Jesse Wellens and Meechie all step up as the new faces of Under Armour's latest creation.

Meet The Hungry, Young Rapper With The Balls To Remake GZA's "Liquid Swords"

Of all the musical genres in the business, Hip Hop is the least understanding when it comes covers and remakes. That said, Cali rapper The Faze is out to prove that Wu-Tang Clan is indeed, something to fuck with thanks to his upcoming mixtape that takes on GZA's famous solo treasure.

Wu-Tang Forever: How Raekwon Became The Iron Flag's Torchbearer

EXCLUSIVE: Some 15 years ago, the Wu-Tang Clan was being shouldered by Ghostface Killah but in the present day, it's The Chef who has been cooking for the Staten Island Shaolin collective. With an impressive new album and focused outlook on Hip Hop, say hello to the latest iteration of Raekwon's prime.

Tim Westwood Shares Priceless Stories Of The Notorious B.I.G. & Bad Boy/Death Row Beef

The London-based legendary DJ used to head to NYC once a month in the 90s, which is where he saw some drama unfold firsthand.

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