12 Best Hip-Hop Halftime Performances
The big ticket.
20 of the Biggest Hip-Hop Achievements in 2017
Hip-hop on a higher level.
50 Best Hip-Hop and R&B Songs of 2017
With the calendar year coming to a close, The Boombox compiled 50 of the best songs from 2017 that made an impact on urban culture. Did your favorite make the cut?
25 Best Rap Albums of 2017
With 2017 coming to a close, The BoomBox culled through various rap albums that were released this year and picked 20 that we feel stood out from the pack. So without further ado, here's our list of the 25 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2017. Did your favorite LP make the cut?
20 of the Best Lyrics From Big Sean and Metro Boomin’s ‘Double or Nothing’ Album
XXL handpicks the 20 bars from Big Sean and Metro Boomin's collaborative project 'Double or Nothing' that caught our attention off the rip.
20 of the Best Lyrics From Talib Kweli’s ‘Radio Silence’ Album
XXL takes a listen to Talib Kweli's new album and highlights 20 of the best lyrics from 'Radio Silence' that speak to the rapper's lyrical brilliance.
20 of the Best Lyrics From Cyhi The Prynce’s ‘No Dope on Sundays’ Album
XXL sifts through CyHi The Prynce's anticipated debut and highlights 20 of the most uncut lyrics from 'No Dope on Sundays' that will have listeners fiending for more.
Boogie Feels Super Blessed to Have Eminem’s Cosign
XXL chops it up with Boogie about signing to Shady Records, working with Eminem, what he's got in store for his debut album and more.
10 Rappers Who Dissed Presidents
In the wake of Eminem's Trump smackdown, we decided to look back at some other famous rappers who blasted the Commander-In-Chief.
The Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Ready to Die’ Songs Ranked Worst to Best
We take a look back at the Notorious B.I.G.'s debut album, 'Ready to Die.'
20 of the Best Lyrics From ASAP Mob’s ‘Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy’
Fresh off the press and already in heavy rotation, XXL thought it was only right to highlight 20 of the best lyrics from 'Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy.'
20 of the Best Lyrics From Dizzy Wright’s ‘The Golden Age 2′ Album
Here are 20 of the most poignant lyrics from 'The Golden Age 2' that showcase Dizzy Wright's abilities as a wordsmith.