These Are the Best Debut Hip-Hop Albums of All Time
50 Cent's Get Rich or Die Tryin', Kanye West's The College Dropout, Snoop Dogg's Doggystyle and more.
9 Times Rappers Changed Their Album Titles Following Backlash
XXL takes a look back at several albums with controversial titles that were changed.
Here Are 48 of the Greatest Hip-Hop DJs of All-Time
In celebration of their contributions to the culture, here are the greatest DJs in hip-hop history that every rap fan should know.
Eminem’s Most Essential Songs You Need to Hear
As Eminem continues to serve as one of the undisputed greats of all time, here are his essential songs.
40 Unforgettable Kanye West Tweets From the 2010s
Looking back on the decade's most attention-grabbing Twitter account.
Pour It Up: 15 Rappers Who Dominated the Alcohol Industry
Hip-Hop has spent many days repping for brands with no pay. These 15 rappers, traded in the mic for a glass and made major bank.
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 Most Successful Members of Disbanded Pop Groups
When a pop group breaks up, it's often a race to see which former member can make it to the top of the charts first. These artists did that and so much more.
Ranking the Songs of *NYSNC’s Debut Album ‘N Sync’ from Worst to Best
From 'Crazy for You' to 'I Want You Back,' here's how the 13 songs of *NSYNC's 1998 debut album, 'N Sync,' stack up twenty years later.
20 Child and Teen Stars Who Never Got Weird On Us
From Avril Lavigne to Nick Cannon, check out 20 well-adjusted celebrities who managed to avoid the pitfalls of fame.
7 Artists That Were Supposed To Surpass Beyonce… But Didn’t
Keri Hilson, Christina Milian and Ashanti are just a handful of artists who at one time were poised for Beyonce levels of success.
Here’s a Look at the Surprising Moments Leading Up to Kanye West’s Meltdown
From jabs at Jay Z to throwing support behind Donald Trump and more, here is a rundown of the chain of events that point to our concern for Yeezy and his mental, physical and spiritual well-being.