SlamXWeekly: Don’t Bend Me, Bro!

The writers and editors at SlamXHype spend their whole lives on the Internet, grinding their keyboards into dust as they scour the vast reaches of the digified world to find the coolest shit around. Some of ... Read

SlamXThrowback: Time is Illmatic

Although Nas' first album (and to a lesser extent his second, It Was Written) far surpasses the rest of his work, Nas has managed to stay culturally relevant for more than 20 years. He's admitted to making "mus... Read

#ThrowbackThursday: The Best Winehouse Raps

Amy Winehouse was a very unlikely candidate for the role of "hip hop muse". Her soulful take on contemporary tunes and her tumultuous, tabloid-trailed existence endeared her to an audience that adored her "ratc... Read

#ThrowbackThursday: 4th of July Celebrities

Usually when you hear us talking about "stars and bars", we're talking about celebrity arrest records. But with tomorrow being July 4th, the phrase takes a different turn. Its not often that we catch artists ge... Read