Westside Gunn Releases New Album ‘Pray For Paris’ feat. Tyler The Creator, Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs & Wale

Buffalo artist / Griselda label head Westside Gunn has released his biggest LP to date in Pray For Paris, out now via Griselda Records.. The album features Griselda artists Conway The Machine and Benny The Butcher along with Grammy-winner Tyler, the Creator, Wale, Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs, Roc Marciano, Boldy James, Billie Essco, Joyce Wrice, Keisha […]

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Royce 5’9″ Releases New “Upside Down” Video With Benny The Butcher

Royce 5’9″ releases a new track and video for “Upside Down” featuring Benny The Butcher and Ashley Sorrell.  Directed by Cricket, the video shows Royce spitting lyrics from the pulpit, joined by Benny The Butcher, to enlighten the congregants.  “Upside Down” is the fourth track to be released from Royce’s forthcoming album THE ALLEGORY (eOne/Heaven Studios […]

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Griselda Releases Vicious Visual for “Dr. Birds” Directed by Hype Williams

What a way to kick off the year! Griselda crew bless their fans with an aesthetically appealing video for hit song “Dr. Birds” from highly acclaimed WWCD album. The video was directed by the iconic Hype Williams who is known for creating larger than life visuals for some of the biggest stars. The bursts of paint, colored […]

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Free Mind Releases Bold Body of Work Titled ‘Depth of My Soul’

Popular underground producer Free Mind (best known for his production in Westside Gunn’s “My First Draco“ returns with another instrumental installment). The project is titled Depth of My Soul. He creates a soulful  soundscape that compliments various rap styles. He definitely composed some heavy tracks for this body of work. Clearly the king has been busy compiling this remarkable […]

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Westside Gunn Announces ‘HWH7’ & Releases New Single “Kool G” With Benny & Conway

Griselda’s (Westside Gunn, Conway The Machine & Benny The Butcher) ascension, both collectively and individually is palpable.  From their inauspicious Buffalo roots, to signing with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation and Eminem and Shady Records, the Griselda juggernaut has created a real and sustaining moment.  That movement is unified, authentic, raw, unfiltered, vivid and raw.  And there […]

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Smoke DZA & Benny the Butcher Slaughter ‘Statue of Limitations’ Entirely Produced By Pete Rock

All I have to say is “wow”! Statue of Limitations is an absolute aggressive gripping banger! So much fire on one project. Smoke DZA and Benny the Butcher are killing it with this EP. Of course when you have an iconic producer like Pete Rock the soundscape is going to be savage! Six sizzling singles with features […]

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Conway The Machine Featuring Benny The Butcher & Westside Gunn on “Tito’s Back”

“The kid with the twisted face is the new face of Shady.” His meteoric ascension aside, it’s miraculous that Conway is even still alive, much less the new face of Eminem’s Shady Records.  After suffering a bullet to the back of the head in 2012, the gnarly incident changed the technical way he rhymed, prompting […]

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Skyzoo & Pete Rock Recruit Benny The Butcher, Conway The Machine, Westside Gunn & Elzhi on “Eastern Conference All-Stars”

Retropolitan is as New York as ordering a chopped cheese sandwich and a Backwoods while being watched by a bodega cat. It’s a crowded and delayed 4 train clattering into the Crown Heights-Utica Avenue station, a dollar slice, a yellow cab, a killer crossover at The Rucker, a busted fire hydrant in the summer with […]

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Westside Gunn Drops Illustrious ‘Fly God Is An Awesome God’ Project

Westside Gunn does it again with his latest installment Fly God Is An Awesome God. Expect the signature adlibs and uninhibited lyricism on this banger! The Griselda crew has been consistently dropping heat. The underground hip hop favorites have been dominating. https://music.apple.com/us/album/flygod-is-an-awesome-god/1471016947?mt=1&app=music This project is effortlessly explosive. Soulful, hard hitting production that gives the ultimate […]

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Bun B & Statik Selektah “Concrete” Video Featuring Westside Gunn & Termanology

Bun B and Statik Selektah release visuals for “Concrete” featuring Westside Gunn and Termanology. The track is off the highly acclaimed TrillStatik LP. Bun B & Statik Selektah “TrillStatik” LP stream and review on Weekly Rap Gods The infamous Trill OG invites viewers and listeners into his hood where views of luxury cars ironically blend […]

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Griselda (Westside Gunn, Conway & Benny the Butcher) & DJ Premier Make the “Headlines”

The Griselda collective of Westside Gunn, Conway & Benny The Butcher (all emerging stars in their own right) is a unified family movement built on authenticity.  It’s cultural, it’s raw and it’s viral.  Griselda’s ascension, both collectively and individually is palpable.  From their inauspicious Buffalo roots, to signing with Eminem and Shady Records, in a […]

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Widowmaker Conjures ‘LAMY’ Project Featuring Westside Gunn, Conway, Sauce Heist, Al Divino & Heaven Razah

Portland producers Gutta Greybeard and Grant Burgess are known collectively as the Widowmaker. The dynamic duo created a dope project with some of the illest hip hop artists. The first joint ‘LAMY’ is an absolute banger. The art for the project seemed quite familiar so I asked what was behind this concept. Buy ‘LAMY’ Now:

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