Desiigner’s Debut Album Has Been Mastered, According To Mike Dean

Desiigner‘s long-awaited debut album Life Of Desiigner may be very close, according to a new update from Mike Dean. The GOOD Music producer and engineer who’s been working closely with Desiigner since his signing confirmed to fans Saturday that the rapper’s upcoming project has been fully mastered, or as he put it, “Finished.”  Dean confirmed that he had completed mastering the… Read More »

Vote: Hip-Hop’s Best Basketball Player

In honor of NBA All Star Weekend and the official Hip-Hop All-Star Game, it only makes sense to highlight some of hip-hip’s most proficient ballers. After all, plenty of rappers are no stranger to the courts. 2 Chainz‘ skills are well documented. Quavo is officially an NBA Celebrity All-Star Game MVP. The story of Dave East dunking on Dante… Read More »

“Atlanta” Director Compares Season 2 To Kanye West’s “Late Registration”

Donald Glover’s surreal “Atlanta” has been praised across the board. Many have cited its ability to capably shine a light on real world issues while simultaneously remaining entertaining, not preachy. Case in point, the first season’s nuanced depiction of police brutality. Now, Stephen Glover (brother of Donald) has spoke on the upcoming “Robbin Season,” making a comparison sure… Read More »

Mari Takes A Neo-Soul Detour With “Atlas”

Never one to limit himself to one sound, Chicago vocalist and producer Mari continues to explore new styles and challenge himself on the Neo-Soul-channelling “Atlas.” The singer wastes no time in delivering falsetto wails that would make D’Angelo proud, melodies that recall a young Erykah Badu, and verses that find a fluid place between rap and funk somewhere along… Read More »