Violence In Chicago

Young Chiraq: New Documentary ‘The Field: Chicago’ Investigates City’s Emerging Music, Dark Violent Side

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Whether listeners appreciate the new wave Chicago rap or not, this vibrant video documentary speaks volumes about their drawing power.

#Kanye West

Rappers Doing Good: Kanye West, Rhymefest Give Back To Chicago Youth With ‘Got Bars’ Program

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Kanye West circa 2013 is pretty far-removed from his College Dropout days, brimming with wide-eyed ideals and genuine commentary.

#LeBron James

6.6 The Cooler

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Brittany Dailey X-Men Takes Home $56 Million [EW] Swagger Jackin’ Aint Cool: Bow Wow Edition [Semtex] 10 Greatest NBA Centers of All-Time [Roc4Life] New York Jets Braylon Edwards Putting 100 Kids Through College [Sporting News] Rich People Prefer Coke [Gothamist] SHOW Black Lingerie 14 Is Classic [...].


10.20 The Cooler

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Jenice Marie Diaz 21 Amazing Beatles Covers [Gunaxin] Proposed Resolutions For The MC Hammer vs.

Tanya Morgan

The Official A3C Mixtape: Part Two

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Our friends at Creative Loafing my have said it best - A3C "is not so much a revolution as it is a renaissance" and it's one we've been looking forward to for month's now.


Rhymefest – “One Hand Push Up” Video

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Rhymefest didn't fully approve of his 3 Cig rating (nor some of the snarky commenter's remarks) but we still maintain that the album is cool, nothing major.


Rhymefest – Dangerous: 5-18 Mixtape

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Mixed by DJ RTC, today brings us Rhymefest's Dangerous: 5-18 mixtape, which serves as a prelude to El Che.


Rhymefest – “Familiar Faces”

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Often one to erupt on wax, the riveting Rhymefest carefully pours his prophecies over "Familiar Faces," the latest leak from his upcoming tape Dangerous: 5:18.


Rhymefest – “Letter”

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Sounds vaguely familiar.


Skyzoo & Rhymefest – “Crack The Code”

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In preparation for their upcoming Closed Sessions Vol.


Rhymefest Feat. Little Brother – “How High” x “Say Wassup”

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El Che, Chi-town wordsmith Rhymefest’s sophomore album, has been an album yours truly has been looking forward to since his freshman set Blue Collar overtook my iTunes playlists back in 2006.


Rhymefest – “Talk My Sh#t”

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Andrew sent this over the morn but I was too busy living life offline to give it a spin.

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