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Download Joey Bada$$ And Pro Era’s PEEP The aPROcaplypse Mixtape

On Christmas Eve, the young Brooklyn rapper Capital Steez died at the age of 19. No cause has been reported, but the night before, Steez posted a message on his Twitter that simply read “The end.,” which has caused many to speculate suicide. Steez was a member of Pro Era, the crew of ’90s-underground-obsessed Brooklyn [...]

A$AP Rocky – “Long Live A$AP” Video

Just before Christmas, A$AP Rocky debuted the video for “Long Live A$AP,” the hazy title track from his new album. Alongside Samantha Lecca, Rocky directed the video himself, and he plays some sort of debauched king in a desolate, enchanted palace. Watch it below. Long.Live.A$AP is out 1/15 on RCA.

Keep My Name Attached To Winning

Meyhem Lauren featuring AG Da Coroner, Action Bronson and Despot “Pan Seared Tilapia” I would be perfectly happy if all rap was just emcees trading verses over a moody, subtly shifting beat. No choruses, no hooks, just rapping. This is mostly because Wu-Tang was my first great love in hip-hop, and remains the highest standard [...]