1. Watch E-40, Omarion, Casey Veggies & BJ The Chicago Kid Talk West Coast Style for Footaction's 'Free Flow' Campaign

    August 17, 2016 1:54 PM EDT Footaction's latest "Free Flow: Fly Style" campaign gets some California love courtesy of West Coast reps  E-40 ,  Casey Veggies and Omarion alongside Chicago crooner/Los Angeles transplant  BJ The Chicago Kid .  The four artists link up for a trip out West to have a real-life…

  2. The Inside Story Behind the Making of Hip-Hop Film 'Dope'

    June 19, 2015 5:16 PM EDT In Dope , actor Shameik Moore and his nerdy friends adorn ­themselves in Cross Colours hats and Run-D.M.C. tees, dig through crates for classic rap vinyl and write ­college admission essays on the importance of Ice Cube 's "It Was a Good Day." But while shooting the buzzed…

  3. Tomorrow's Hits: Tori Kelly, Waterloo Revival & Casey Veggies

    February 20, 2015 10:00 AM EST Each Friday, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Tori Kelly After turning rookies like Sam Smith and 5 Seconds of Summer into global superstars in 2014, Capitol reaps rewards with its first…

  4. Adrian Marcel, 'Weak After Next': Exclusive Mixtape Stream

    July 16, 2014 12:30 PM EDT Adrian Marcel first swooned listeners with his 2013 mixtape, "7 Days of Weak," which featured the singer-songwriter overcoming heartbreak. A year after its release, Raphael Saadiq's protégé returns with his sophomore mixtape, "Weak After Next." The follow-up features…

  5. The Internet's Tay Walker Debuts 'Karma' Video: Watch

    January 22, 2014 1:26 PM EST Tay Walker continues to stun, debuting the visual for his unfeigned song, "Karma." "I wanted little pieces of things in it that makes you think 'why is life full of games,'" Walker tells The Juice of the Drew Kirsch-directed video. "I know what it's…

  6. Omarion Talks 'Care Package 2,' Upcoming Album & B2K Reunion

    November 12, 2013 3:05 PM EST Don't count Omarion out. Ever since the singer linked up with Rick Ross' Maybach Music imprint in 2012, the 29-year-old has been on a mission to let the world know he's still a force to be reckoned with. Dropping the second installment to his "Care Package" series, …

  7. JoJo Plays NYC, Talks 'Anything' Remix With Casey Veggies

    August 27, 2013 5:49 PM EDT JoJo couldn't even remember the last time she played New York City prior to her performance Monday (Aug. 26) as the latest artist to be a part of The Fader and vitaminwater's #Uncapped summer concert series. "I'm fuckin' pumped!" the 22-year-old singer enthused…

  8. Earl Sweatshirt To Release 'Doris' In July

    June 07, 2013 4:57 PM EDT Earl Sweatshirt reveals that his sophomore full-length, "Doris," will be released at the end of July. "I'm wrapping everything up so it’s coming out in July," Earl told MTV Australia . "I can't wait for this shit to come out already so I can finally exhale…

  9. Tyler, the Creator, 'Wolf': Track-By-Track Review

    March 29, 2013 10:48 AM EDT When Tyler, the Creator first emerged as the mouthpiece of Odd Future, his growl was layered. Most people experienced his projects in the reverse order, starting with the audacious "Goblin" (2011), before realizing 2009's "Bastard" kicked off Tyler's…

  10. Mac Miller To Release Three More Projects in 2012

    April 11, 2012 1:00 PM EDT In the last six months, Mac Miller 's career has gained more momentum than he may have ever imagined. The Pittsburgh, Penn. native proved himself to be an Internet savy phenom, translating his digital following into record sales. But with such notoriety, comes extreme pressure. Mac…

  11. Mac Miller Drops Free 'Macadelic' Mixtape

    March 23, 2012 8:47 PM EDT Mac Miller is taking listeners on "a most dope experience" on his new mixtape. "Macadelic," a release "inspired by love, drugs and the search for euphoria," per the digital liner notes, dropped on the MC's website on Friday. The 17-track set features Lil…