The savage lands of Dade and Broward counties can be a wild place at times. The Chevy's roar like lions, and bass pounds from their trunks like a foot drop from an elephant.
Nigerian-American rapper Uzi was born and raised in South Florida. And all his life, he's had to answer questions about his f ... More >>
If Planet Earth had testicles, they'd belong to Kendrick Lamar. Because, proverbially, homie's got the world by the balls.
With five critically acclaimed mixtapes and an independent release already under his belt, it's easy to forget that the Compton MC's first major-label LP hasn't even dropped y ... More >>
As the country sits waiting for the release of a certain Welsh cake eater's tax returns, other high-profilers are happy to let the whole world know how swole their pockets were this year.
Forbes released its latest list of haha-they-have-more-money-than-you musicians. And this time, we're talkin' t ... More >>
Labor Day is a magical day.
It's a day for us, the common working-class people, to sit back, relax, and be celebrated.
And what do we, the common folk, like to do on our days off?
We like to blow all our hard-earned cash on expensive baller parties. That's why we work in the first place, right?
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The ¡Mayday! dudes have a message for Miami, and it's "Bitch, I'm back ... Again."
Ever since joining the Strange Music army, these rap warriors have been patrolling the countryside (from Pigdick, Arkansas, to Shitshoe, Utah, and everywhere in between) on a roadwar for the musical soul of America ... More >>
The future is born a trillion times a second when the present meets the past through subatomic intercourse. Our universe is the climactic product of this union. And our physical reality is its explosive fury, travelling at lightspeed through every molecule on Earth.
Of course, humanity doesn't pos ... More >>
The rap game is all about grind. Just ask local six-dude rap crew ¡Mayday!
After scoring a deal with Kansas City spitter Tech N9ne's Strange Music label last year, Bernz, Wrekonize, Plex Luthor, Gianni Ca$h, L.T. Hopkins, and Nonymous took off with their new boss on the All 6's and 7's tour. T ... More >>
"Been stuck on this island ... And now we're back."No doubt, those ¡Mayday! homies ain't afraid to hustle.
As we here at Crossfade reported last Thursday, the 305's raddest hip-hop collective is already prepping for Tech N9ne's Hostile Takeover tour, an insane sked of 90 shows in 99 days with ... More >>
It's been a couple of months since local rap crew ¡Mayday! set off across the continent with Strange Music label boss Tech N9ne on an 85-day trek dubbed the All 6's and 7's tour.
But that epic adventure is almost over. There are only two stops left on the tour trail. And soon, BernBiz, Wr ... More >>
Photo by Marta Xochilt PerezOn April 9, local rap crew ¡Mayday! announced: "It's official - ¡MAYDAY! has signed to Tech N9ne's indie powerhouse - Strange Music!!!"
Almost exactly a month later, the six-man team hit the road with its new boss, Tech N9ne, and a few other members of Strange Music ... More >>
A couple of weeks ago, an expert on the Harry Potter series told an audience of high school kids how lucky they were to have this Big Shared Experience--these seven books and 41,000 words in common. What does Harry Potter have to do with hip-hop in 2008? In an age when many year-end lists should be ... More >>