Best Songs of 2016
12.15.2016 News

Rap-Up’s 20 Best Songs of 2016

From Beyoncé to Thugger, 2016 was certainly the year of the single. While some legacy artists focused on expanding their artistry beyond the standard three-minute track to albums that questioned how music can be... Read More

Best Albums of 2016
12.12.2016 News

Rap-Up’s 20 Best Albums of 2016

2016 was the year of experimentation. After a dry spell without albums from some of hip-hop and R&B’s most prominent figures, a gang of titans returned in mint condition, pushing themselves past their limits... Read More

Frank Ocean
10.18.2016 News

Frank Ocean Ineligible for 2017 Grammys

Don’t expect Frank Ocean to win any Grammys next year. According to new reports, Blonde and Endless were not submitted for consideration. Both projects were released in August, long before the Sept. 30 cutoff... Read More

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