Trent Clark

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Trent Clark is the Buckeye-born, Los Angeles-based Editor-in-Chief for HipHopDX. With more than nine years writing about the culture, it's a miracle he hasn't cut a demo to the masses for free stream and download.

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Ex-Funk Volume Co-CEO Damien Ritter Calls Hopsin Reunion ‘Black Men Growing Up’

On Monday (November 30), an Instagram post hinted at the return of the once-thriving rap label. Former label member Jarren Benton also gives HipHopDX his reaction on the public display of unity.

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Snoop Dogg Wins Mike Tyson & Roy Jones Jr. Fight With Nate Robinson Knockout Commentary

After Jake Paul landed the fade, The Doggfather got into his gospel bag with the jokes and then performed a melody of classic hits after Lil Wayne was a no-show.

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Bay Area Rapper Lil Yase Reportedly Shot & Killed

Some of his past collaborators include Sage The Gemini, Mozzy and Nef The Pharoah.

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Killer Mike Bashes Grammy Voters While Hinting At A 'RTJ5' Album

And yes, the Atlanta rap star has big love for Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist, D Smoke, Jay Electronica, Nas and Royce Da 5'9.

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Lil Wayne Reportedly Bails On Mike Tyson & Roy Jones Jr. Fight Last Minute, Snoop Dogg & SAINt JHn To The Rescue

Wiz Khalifa, YG and French Montana are all slated to perform as well.

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Lil Wayne Drops DJ Khaled-Hosted 'No Ceilings 3' Mixtape Featuring Drake, Young Thug, Cory Gunz & More

The 20-track project tackles beats from JAY-Z, Pop Smoke, Lil Durk and more.

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Eminem & Royce Da 5’9 Step Up For Detroit Students Through The Marshall Mathers Foundation With 'Stan' Capsule

The Hip Hop stars have launched a limited edition Carhartt merch capsule with proceeds benefitting the city’s Downtown Boxing Gym.

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Kodak Black Willing To Donate $1M To Charity For A Donald Trump Pardon

It won't be the first time the 'Kill Bill' rapper dropped some bags on the less fortunate this year, either.

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50 Cent Nabs NLE Choppa For 'Power Book III: Raising Kanan' Theme Song — & Teases It On Instagram

The third installment of the acclaimed series has its cast and crew locked and loaded.

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Cardi B Lashes Out At Fans Mad She Didn't Put 'WAP' Up For Grammys Consideration

The Megan Thee Stallion-featured smash hit broke a slew of records but the Barti Gang leader says she's not 'pressed' over awards.

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After Receiving Zero Traction With Dr. Dre & Nas, Juicy J Now Wants Verzuz Smoke With Pharrell

"Bandz a Make Her Dance" or "Move That Dope?" "Dark Horse" or "Happy?" Things could get interesting if Skateboard P accepts the challenge like King T'Challa.

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Pookie Loc's Son Says He's Getting Death Threats On Social Media Following Jeezy Verzuz Gucci Mane

The uncool news comes following the live performance of the disrespectful diss song 'The Truth.'

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Bow Wow Flames Washed Up Rappers: ' Some Of Y'all Old Heads Have To Accept It's Over'

Although Mr. Wow didn't name any names during his Instagram PSA, he did make a few curious points.

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DaBaby Pays Final Respects To Late Brother In 'Gucci Peacoat' Video

The tear-jerking visual is directed by Gemini.one1.

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The Game Gives Young Rappers Invaluable Advice He Lived To Share

With over 15 years in the Hip Hop "game," Jayceon Taylor speaks from experience as he processes the recent string of Hip Hop murders.

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Saweetie & Jhené Aiko Drop 'Back To The Streets' Video After Making Everyone Google Birkin Bag Prices

The song is co-produced by Timbaland with the video direction going in the hands of Daniel Russell.

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DaBaby Channels His Emotions To Deliver Surprise 'My Brother's Keeper (Long Live G)' EP

The Charlotte-bred rap star is still mourning following his brother's tragic death earlier this month but gets support from Meek Mill, Polo G, Toosii and NoCap.

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Gucci Mane Taunts Jeezy With Instagram Meme Reminder Of Killing His Friend

LaFlare beat a murder case back in 2005. The two Atlanta rap legends will attempt to beat one another in Verzuz on Thursday (November 19).

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Young Thug’s Driver Threatens Lawsuit Against Jeffrey, YSL Rapper Lil Duke & 300 Records For Alleged Beatdown

Derrick Thrasher claims he was invited to a L.A. party in May — only for the slimes to kick his ass.

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Freddie Gibbs, Big Sean & Hit-Boy Fulfill Their '4 Thangs' Video Prophecy With Los Angeles Lakers Championship Win

The video was shot a day before LeBron James took home his fourth NBA Finals MVP and championship.

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