Vic Mensa

  Rapper Vic Mensa was detained on Thursday when police suspected him and his friends of stealing after a $4,000 shopping spree at luxury department store Barneys. Mensa took to Snapchat to express his anger over the apparent racial profiling. “I’m tired of dealing with these motherf***ers man,” he said as he showed the officers. “Over here just […]

Young Thug released a new single, “Gangster Shit” today, and was premiered on Ebro Darden‘s Beats 1 radio show. The song was introduced as part of Thugger’s long-teased debut album, Hy!£UN35 and was produced by his frequent collaborator, Wheezy. [pitchfork.com] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7g5JADcrSo ScHoolboy Q also excited fans by taking to Twitter and making a definitive date for when he plans to […]

Guest editor hip-hop artist Vic Mensa shares artwork he created inspired by police abuse and mandatory drug sentencing laws. Photos by Brian Higbee

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Are you ready for new music from Prince? The iconic musician will be releasing his upcoming project, HITnRUN, exclusively on TIDAL. According to the latest,…