Scotty Li's Blog

6 Things You May Not Know About Dr. Dre

Earlier this month, Dr. Dre was rushed to the hospital after suffering a brain aneurysm and spent over a week in the ICU. But, Dre remains tough as ever -- the day after his January 17th release, he was back…

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5 Female Asian Rappers Who Should be in Your Rotation

Throughout the world, hip hop is a male dominated music style. That hasn't stopped women from carving their own corners and finding worldwide recognition. If you're looking to expand your playlists, these Asian female rappers are a good place to…

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Gutter Rainbows 10 Years Later

By the time Gutter Rainbows came out, hip hop was entrenched enough that it had spurred a vibrant alternative hip hop scene. Talib Kweli's fourth album hit #7 on the Billboard Hip Hop and R&B Chart,and #4 on tier Independent…

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5 K-Pop Artists Hip Hop Fans Need to Hear

Hashtag takeovers on Twitter and dance video trends of TikTok have served to bring K-Pop further into US consciousness over the past year. But, K-Pop artists have been fans of American music for years, especially hip hop. Many K-Pop tracks…

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The Best Hip Hop from the Past 10 Years

Over the past decade, hip hop's place in the music landscape has only gotten more secure. Track after track tops mainstream charts, and songs from all genres feature guest appearances from hip hop's top stars. Picking the best from the…

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