25 Essential The Notorious B.I.G. Songs
XXL highlights 25 of the The Notorious B.I.G.'s greatest songs for your listening pleasure.
40 Unforgettable Kanye West Tweets From the 2010s
Looking back on the decade's most attention-grabbing Twitter account.
10 Bad Hip-Hop Songs By Great Rappers
25 Best DJ Khaled Songs, Ranked
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Prince’s Greatest Hip-Hop Moments
Though slow to appreciate hip-hop, Prince eventually embraced its biggest stars and most unique voices.
The 25 Greatest Moments from Hot 97’s Summer Jam
The legendary annual concert has been the setting for some of hip-hop's most notorious moments. We take a look back at 25 of the most jaw-dropping moments from Summer Jam.
15 Rappers That Thrived After Prison
Going to jail can be a career ender for some MCs, but these 15 rappers didn't fall under post-release pressure.
Every Jay-Z and Beyonce Collaboration, Ranked
Here's how Jay-Z and Beyonce's 22 musical collaborations have stood the test of time. (No, we're not going to rank their children.)
50 Cent vs. Everybody: A Timeline of His Most Notorious Hip-Hop Beefs
On May 24, 2000, 50 Cent was shot nine times outside of his Grandmother's Jamacia, Queens home. Since then he has had some interesting feuds in hip-hop. We've compiled a list of 15 of those beefs.
18 of The Best R&B/Rap Collabs For Your Spring Soundtrack
While spring is getting off to a cold and brisk start, these 18 rap and R&B collaborations are sure to head things up.
11 Fictional Hangouts From ’90s TV Shows We Wish Were Real
From the Pit to Andell's, these are the hangouts we wish we could hit up for real.
10 ’90s TV Shows That Embraced Hip-Hop
In the 90s, hip-hop emerged from the shadows and proved itself to be worthy of a slot on prime-time TV.