HipHopDx Interviews

Locksmith Talks Apollo Brown EP, Kanye West's Antics & "Hardest Song Ever"

Lock and Apollo's "No Question" drops this Friday (June 15).

"This Is Modern Art" Play Explores Chicago Graffiti & Gets Monster Co-Sign From Graf Legend KEO

#DXCLUSIVE: Playwright Idris Goodwin and KEO talk about the play's impact and a recent New York Times review calling graffiti "street art."

Nick Grant Shares His Secret To Staying Humble & Stories Behind "Dreamin' Out Loud" Mixtape

DXCLUSIVE: The South Carolina MC also talks about performing with a live band for the first time in his career.

Radamiz Is Helping Lead Payday Records’ Second Wave

#DXCLUSIVE: “I feel like I have the platform to create something new for the person who doesn't know Payday.”

How K$upreme Seeks To Shift Rep From Fashion To Rap With “Flex Muzik 2”

#DXCLUSIVE: The Sailing Team member says fans can expect features from Young Scooter, Playboi Carti, Jim Jones and, of course, Lil Yachty on his upcoming mixtape.

Fat Tony Explains How He Became Host Of Super Deluxe's "Thrift Haul"

#DXCLUSIVE: The Houston rhymer also discusses his duo's new album "House With A Pool."

WhoIsALLBLACK Answered

The buzzing Oakland rapper talks new EP "Outcalls" and how he's on a journey to find peace through his musical craft.

Audio Expert & EVEN Headphone Creator Danny Aronson Explains "Yanny Or Laurel" Science

He also breaks down why his products "blow" the relevant Hip Hop competition out of the water.

Rapper Activist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez Reveals Origins Of Shailene Woodley Collaboration

The 18-year-old indigenous rapper and activist also delves into how Hip Hop can still be used for the greater good of fighting social injustice.

DubXX Talks "Flex" Video, Machine Gun Kelly Friendship & Cleveland's Rap Scene

Get to know the Ohio rapper behind EST Fest.

#DXCLUSIVE: MC Paul Barman Premieres New Album "(((echo chamber)))"

The wizard of wordplay discusses his new LP featuring production by Prince Paul, MF DOOM and Questlove, among others.

Lil B Clarifies Only The BasedGod Can Curse People

#DXCLUSIVE: Joey Bada$$ is a legend, "Platinum Flame" is on its way and "shout out to Post Malone."

Desiigner Details Origins Of His Adlibs & Hypes "Ocean's 8" Cameo

#DXCLUSIVE: The G.O.O.D. Music artist also explains how Steve Aoki helped him during his father's battle with cancer.

DJ Jazzy Jeff Thinks Music Is Best It's Ever Been

#DXCLUSIVE: The Hip Hop vet also talks "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air" and how technology is on some "Jetson shit."

George Clinton Is Retiring From Touring Because He "Funked Too Hard"

#DXCLUSIVE: The chief architect of funk says, "I have to do it. I got the pacemaker put in, so I have to pace myself anyway."

Hip Hop Photographer Mel D. Cole Bringing NYC Fashion Sense To Soccer Jerseys

While introducing The Mel D. Cole Metropolis Soccer League Collection collaboration with Umbro, the acclaimed shutterbug breaks down the collection's origins during a conversation with HipHopDX.

Mega Ran Breaks Down His Top 10 Video Game Songs

#DXCLUSIVE: The Guinness World Record holder selects his finest work.

Rio Santana's XXXTENTACION Friendship Runs Strictly Through Music

The "I Don't Even Speak Spanish LOL" artist hints at future collaborations with his controversial co-star while discussing his upcoming "Potions" EP.

For Chuck Strangers, "Consumers Park" Was The Gateway To His Awakening

The Pro Era member is all about raising the bar for his energy and music these days.

Mally Mall Thinks Swae Lee's A Great & Details Buying $100K Worth Of 2Pac Vocals

#DXCLUSIVE: The Brazilian-Egyptian producer also gives an update on French Montana's "Jungle Rules 2" and reveals how Drake's "The Motto" was born.

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