Music

Kanye displays god complex, sonic versatility on ‘Jesus Is King’

Hip-Hop icon, Kanye West, continues to differentiate his discography with release of his ninth full length album

Music

Black Violin to bring their genre-bending act to Overture this Friday

Wil B, Kev Marcus of Black Violin on mission to change perceptions through their music

Herald

Leaked Travis Scott project pulled after brief stint on Spotify, Apple Music

Project surfaced on streaming services under fake album title, artist name, ‘Rager Universe’

Art

Tekashi 6ix9ine is making more enemies, testifies in court following racketeering and weapons charges

Possibly affecting the future of rap, Teskashi 6ix9ine has amplified his already loud trial by becoming a star witness and calling out popular rappers

Music

Madison’s Landon DeVon drops ‘Chakra 4,’ displays distinct solo work

Landon DeVon is making waves out of Madison pushing the envelope with unparalleled solo performances on his self-alignment-themed rap album

Album

Kanye’s new album may be delayed once again

Kanye West's 'Jesus is King' will likely see later debut than reported despite Kim Kardashian's insistence on Sept. 27 release

ArtsEtc

Earthgang delivers unorthodox styles, lyrics on their new album “Mirrorland”

Still flying under the radar but well on their way, rap group Earthgang builds on unconventional style with debut album

Art

Former Badger Yung Gravy reveals origin of moniker, career before Lollapalooza

He switched from riding the 80 to the Gravy Train. This rapper is putting Wisconsin on the hip hop map.

Music

The Roots, Matoma shine through Milwaukee fog

Black Thought remains master of ceremonies in rap while Two Friends prove their role in EDM genre

Music

Watsky talks music, creative ventures ahead of Majestic show

Watsky appears in Madison for 'Complaint' tour