HipHopDx Reviews

Review: Phonte Remains In Top Form On "No News Is Good News"

You are watching a master at work.

Review: EarthGang's "Royalty" EP Is Short But Satisfying

J. Cole was smart to sign these two.

Review: Lonzo Ball's “Born 2 Ball” Mixtape Is The Polar Opposite Of "Illmatic"

The Laker rookie’s initial rap release is sophomoric.

Review: Elzhi Reestablishes Himself As Elite MC On "Jericho Jackson"

For Khrysis, the project is just another quality release in a career filled with consistency. But for Elzhi, it's redemption.

Review: Kodak Black Bleeds Emotion On "Heart Break Kodak"

Enough thug tears to fill a river.

Review: "Victory Lap" Confirms Nipsey Hussle's Marathon Paid Off

Welcome to the Winner's Circle.

Review: RiFF RAFF & DJ Afterthought’s "Cool Blue Jewels" Is REM Trap Music

Snoozefest alert!

Review: Kendrick Lamar & Co. Uncover Wakanda's Jewels On "Black Panther: The Album"

The HipHopDX review team highlights the DNA fusion between King Kenny and T'Challa.

Review: Cozz Hits Notable Career Stride On Lyrically Sharp "Effected"

The choruses need a bit of work but there's enough palatable Hip Hop to feel the effect.

Review: Master P Flexes Adaptation Skills On "Tony Mantana"

It's all about execution. Chi-Chi, get the yayo.

Review: Mark Battles Shows Flashes Of Brilliance On "Vasi World"

The Indianapolis native brings a "true school" approach to Quality Control Music, home of Migos and Lil Yachty.

Review: Audio Push’s "Cloud 909" Is A Sonic Sky Kiss

Behold Oktane-fueled tunes that are worth the Price of admission.

Review: 2 Chainz Cooks Up A Choice Trappetizer With “The Play Don't Care Who Makes It”

It’s nothing you haven’t heard before but the flavor is neatly intact.

Review: Jamo Gang's Intoxicating EP Nearly Drinks Itself Under The Table

Ras Kass, El Gant, and J57 walk the line but almost lose their balance along the way.

Review: Shirt's “PURE BEAUTY” Is A Rugged Gem

Jack White looks smart for signing this skilled MC.

Review: Ralo Confuses Conviction For Quality On "Diary Of The Streets 3"

A yawn-inducing project live from the trap.

Review: Kid Kold & Freeway Brandish That Familiar Hip Hop Sound With “Black Gang EP”

Ice kold raps straight outta Toronto with a splash of Philly freezer.

Review: Lil Debbie & Kid Class' “I’m The Rapper, He’s The Producer” Is Uneven With Glimmers Of Potential

The new Fresh Prince and Jazzy Jeff they are NOT.

Review: Rich Brian Sheds His Trapper Aspirations For Honesty On “Amen”

It's a gospelized candor and cheesiness.

Review: Berner Flexes Versatility Alongside All-Star Cast On "The Big Pescado"

Wiz Khalifa, Pusha T, The Game, E-40 and production exclusively from Scott Storch make up the album.

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