Lil B

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Minor Keys Open Doors: Rap’s Obsession With Downbeat Beats

Almost every rap song on the charts today is set in a minor key. When did that start? Why is it still going? Who will bring rap back out the murk and mire? Where do we go to get happy?


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Lil B’s Rare Lecture At NYU Was a Bizarre Success

NYU’s Kimmel Center was filled to capacity on Wednesday night. Outside the venue, students with signs that read “Will pay for Lil B tix” begged passersby for any way in. Inside, about five hundred students […]


GLAAD Is Mad At Lil B For Naming His Album “I’m Gay”

GLAAD is mad at [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lil B[/lastfm] for naming his upcoming album I’m Gay. Lil B made the annoucement while on stage performing at Coachella over the weekend. And so far the reaction has a […]


Coachella 2011 Hip Hop Artist Spotlight: OFWGKTA, Wiz Khalifa, Nas And Lil B

All weekend our team in CA will be reporting from the polo fields of Coachella. Come back often. We’ll have exclusive video, photos and more! Coming just as musically hard and lyrically fresh as a […]