5 scary sample packs free for Halloween

The spooky season is here! It’s time to drape your keyboards with cobwebs and mix some horror into your beats. We’ve brought together 5 unbeatable sample packs full of ghastly sounds sure to send shivers…

How country rap is taking the world by storm

This year saw Lil Nas X and his blend of country Hip-Hop in every mall, TV advert, on every radio station, at every party – and he’s only 1 piece in a new cultural wave….

Dillom’s new track hits the charts after distributing with RouteNote

Trap lovers can’t get enough of Dillom as he runs up the Argentinian charts, moves through the top Spotify playlists and reaches new fans around the world by the day. We love seeing artists’ music…

This Hip-Hop beatboxing medley is astonishing (video)

Watch these guys beatbox (and play) their way through a bunch of hip hop classics like Sugarhill Gang’s Rapper’s Delight, Dr Dre’s Still Dre, Eminem’s Lose Yourself and the unbeatable piano sample from Wu Tang…

Bob Lefsetz Lets Us Know His Trends for 2019 – Decline of Major Labels and Hip-Hop

Bob Lefsetz (the famed music journalist) has published his latest Trends report. The report provides some interesting insights into what he sees happening over the next year or so. The major labels will lose power….

We need to start treating producers in hip-hop fairly

It’s become all too common to hear of producers getting screwed over or unappreciated for their work. This has to end. Producers are a major artery in the blood flow of the music industry and…

Which genre of music makes the best cheese? This study found out

Speaking to plants helps their flowers bloom, playing classical music to baby bumps helps them grow up to be intelligent, and apparently now playing music to cheese makes it taste nicer. A new Swiss experiment…

Holocaust survivor tells her story through hip-hop

The story of one holocaust survivor and her saviour is being shared through the power of short film and hip-hop. Janine Webber, 86, wants to tell her story of how she survived the Nazis as…

Ebro Darden now runs hip-hop on Apple Music

Apple have nabbed Ebro Darden to lead hip-hop content on their music streaming service as Spotify’s Rap Caviar looms as the runaway leader in rap on music streaming services. Apple Music have appointed Ebro Darden…

Who’s the best rapper with the most words?

Who the greatest rapper is depends on who you ask. But one thing that isn’t subjective is which rappers have the biggest vocabulary and this amazing chart shows it. Pudding is an amazing site full…