Hip Hop Reviews

Review: Tee Grizzley's Pen Bleeds Honesty On 'The Smartest' Album

Though the vibe veers a little more towards inconsistent than eclectic, the project features Lil Baby, Meek Mill, Queen Naija and is a solid listen.

Review: City Girls' 'City On Lock' Is Full Of Ratchet Anthems & Deserves A Real Summer

Outside music with assistance from Lil Baby and Lil Durk.

Review: Wale Shreds Police Brutality & Racism With Forceful Bars On ‘The Imperfect Storm’

D.C.’s legit finest expresses, love, pain and passion amidst the protests and pandemic.

Review: E-40's Wit Is Razor Sharp On 'The Curb Commentator Channel 1'

Dishing game and roasting lames one click of the remote at time.

Review: Key Glock’s Relentless Grind Continues With 'Son Of A Gun' Mixtape

The Memphis rapper shows you don’t have to change much of the formula to get good results.

Review: Lil Yachty Sounds Washed On 'Lil Boat 3'

Rebrand or quit. It's simple as shit.

Review: OVO's Roy Woods Bites NAV, Playboi Carti & More On Featureless 'Dem Times' EP

Their flows totally exist on Wood's new EP.

Review: 'RTJ4' Marks Killer Mike & El-P's Most Powerful Statement Yet

Rap's rebels without a pause (or cost) punctually provide songs of salvation.

Review: Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist’s ‘Alfredo’ Is A Premium Hip Hop Offering

Bars and beats that never go stale on an album with A1 replay value.

Review: KXNG Crooked & Joell Ortiz Reunite For Bi-Coastal Bar Slaughter On 'H.A.R.D.' EP

Two Slaughterhouse alums hold it down for their slums 2800 miles apart, but share the same sunlight.

Review: G Herbo's 'PTSD (Deluxe)' Is An Emotional Soundtrack For An Uprising

Swervo proves himself yet again.

Review: Future Sounds Focused & Free On 'High Off Life' Album

Another lengthy excursion yet OG soul-searching through the adventures of Pluto's cash.

Review: Gunna Is No Longer Mini-Young Thug With 'Wunna' Album

Sergio Giavanni Kitchens has officially come into his own (despite resembling Thugga on the cover art). Hey...

Review: Young M.A Stunts Without Purpose On 'Red Flu' EP

As sick and tired as the title suggests.

Review: Polo G Inches Towards His Claims With 'THE GOAT' Album

The Chicago rapper wants to be respected as such on his sophomore album.

Review: Fredo Bang Shows Growth But Struggles With His Vision On ‘Most Hated’ Album

Packed with nihilistic Dirty South bars that try too hard to appeal to everyone.

Review: NAV Remains Lifeless As Ever On Billboard Chart-Topping 'Good Intentions'

Good intentions, bad execution.

Review: Mozzy Scores Another Hard-Edged Victory On 'Beyond Bulletproof'

The Sacramento rap champ is unfiltered and on a mission with this release.

Review: Kehlani's 'It Was Good Until It Wasn't' Proves Her Worth But Never Dazzles

It was good, but just not her best.

Review: Sheff G Keeps Brooklyn Drill Alive With 'One & Only'

The NYC upstart lets his presence be felt through gun talk accented with bullet punctuation.

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