How CyHi The Prynce Almost Signed to Jeezy Instead of Kanye West Article

CyHi The Prynce has been one the longest-serving—if not longest-suffering—members Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music since signing to the label in 2010, but his career could have turned out very differently. Appearing as a guest on the latest episode Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds’ Juan Epstein podcast, CyHi reveals how he almost signed to Jeezy’s CTE label before Kanye came knocking. […]

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Run the Jewels Enter a Tripped-Out Police Lineup in New ‘Legend Has It’ Video

Run the Jewels gave us the greatest Christmas gift all with the release their Run the Jewels 3 LP, and now they’ve let us experience the magic Christmas all over again by revisiting the project with a new video. The pair have treated their album track “Legend Has It” to a new video from director Brian Beletic. The clip sees the […]

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Jay Electronica’s ‘Act II: Patents of Nobility (The Turn)’ Timeline

Theo Wargo, Getty s Will Jay Electronica ever drop his debut album, Act II: Patents Nobility (The Turn)? Who knows. It’s been a decade since Jay Elec announced Act II was coming. The rapper once revealed through his MySpace page that the release date for Act II would be on Christmas day in 2007. He also said that there would be […]

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Durkin Drops Mix Featuring Lil Pump, Mozzy and More

Hector De La Vallee Boston producer Durkin put together a dope new mix rap music for Steady Leanin featuring some our favorites like Mozzy, PeeWee Longway, Humble Haitian, Lil Pump, Peewee, Stizz, Wopo and more. At just over an hour long, it’s the perfect way to get introduced to some lesser known but really dope artists like 31, Koran Streets, Kolyon and more. […]

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Devendra Banhart The Phoenix, Toronto ON, March 9

It all began with Devendra Banhart, dressed head to toe in brown save for a flash salmon pink at his ankles, quietly approaching the stage, crouching down to stly wave to the rather full crowd. From then on, however, nothing would be quiet or delicate. Five years on from the last time he played Toronto, Banhart and his four-piece band […]

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10 Things We Learned From Faith On The Breakfast Club

Keeping with the theme the 20th anniversary the passing The Notorious B.I.G., his ex-wife, singer Faith Evans, dropped by The Breakfast Club to further celebrate the memory the Black Frank White.Chopping it up with DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha God, Faith gets into a few new stories about Big Poppa including his having unreleased material floating out there, her reaction to […]

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This Week’s BuzzAngle Charts: Ed Sheeran Dominates, Khalid Makes a Great First Impression

You might have noticed a new feature on Exclaim! recently: Charts, up there on our homepage to the right between Concerts and the Trending 21. There, with help from our friends at BuzzAngle, you can now find up-to-date Canadian sales and streaming data for artists, albums and songs. Perhaps best all, you can customize it all to your heart’s content. […]

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Michelle Obama Praises Chance The Rapper for $1 Million Donation to Chicago Schools

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Timothy Hiatt, Getty s (2) Chance The Rapper has long been an advocate for Chicago’s youth and now the Grammy-winning rapper is really putting his money where his mouth is. Chance had the hip-hop world floored yesterday (March 6) when he pledged to donate $1 million to Chicago Public Schools, and while this generous gesture was well received among […]

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Mint Condition Singer Stokley Drops 1st Single “Level” Off Debut Solo Project [AUDIO]

Stokley Steps Away From Mint Condition For Solo Project After over two decades as the lead vocalist for the incomparable hit making R&B band Mint Condition, singer and two time Grammy Award nominee Stokley charters a new course with his breathtaking debut solo album Introducing. Featuring guest appearances by the likes Grammy-winning jazz pianist Robert Glasper and Estelle as well […]

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