Category Archives: Music

Hear J. Cole’s New ‘KOD’ Album

J. Cole has released his new LP, KOD. His fifth studio album is the follow-up to 2016’s 4 Your Eyez Only, which was his fourth consecutive Number One album. A few hours before the album dropped late Thursday, the album’s title was given some context via an album trailer. As was previously reported, the LP’s […]

Stoner Metal Heroes Sleep to Release New Album on 4/20

Stoner metal trio Sleep will celebrate 4/20 with their first album in nearly two decades, The Sciences, out tomorrow via Third Man Records. The six-track album boasts some very bud-friendly track names including “Marijuanaut’s Theme” and “The Botanist.” Another cut, “Giza Butler,” honors Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler. The album is expected to arrive on […]

Kanye West Plots Two New Albums

Kanye West said he will release two new albums in June, a solo record and a collaborative effort with Kid Cudi. The rapper announced the projects in a series of tweets Thursday. Ostensibly writing about his next solo record, West said, “My album is 7 songs,” then added, “June 1st.” He followed those tweets with […]

Prince Death Investigation Closed With No Criminal Charges Filed

Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced on Thursday that he would close his investigation into the death of Prince without filing any criminal charges. “For the past two years, law enforcement… has conducted an extensive, painstaking and thorough investigation into Prince’s death,” he said during a press conference. “That investigation determined that Prince died from taking […]

Watch Run the Jewels Reveal Their Inner Metalheads

Hip-hop duo Run the Jewels discussed their love of heavy metal and the genre’s long relationship with rap in Revolver‘s new video series, “Secret Metalheads” In the clip, El-P and Killer Mike recalled growing up in the Eighties when rap was coming into its own and hard rock was still a dominant force in popular music. […]