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A key member of highly respected independent label, Griselda Records, Buffalo rapper Benny the Butcher has just stepped up to the majors with his new album ‘Everybody Can’t Go’ for Def Jam. He speaks to DJ Mag about listening to his fans and mentorship in the hip-hop scene

When Benny Blanco first appears in Brian De Palma’s 1993 cult classic, Carlito’s Way, he comes with a warning. “He’s gonna make trouble,” the eponymous...

Stormzy 2022 album

The follow up to 2019's 'Heavy Is The Head' was mostly written on Osea Island 

Stormzy has announced a new album, 'This Is What I Mean'. The grime star's first album in three years lands on 25th November via Def...

The LP features Busta Rhymes, Method Man and more

Snoop Dogg has released his new album, 'The Algorithm'.

Out today (19th November), Snoop's 19th studio album sees him working alongside a wide group of...

Snoop is also providing the voice of Cousin It in the animated sequel 

Snoop Dogg and Megan Thee Stallion have been confirmed for work on the soundtrack to 'The Addams Family 2'. 

The animated sequel to the 2019...

The legendary rapper's 18th studio album is also inbound

Snoop Dogg has joined Def Jam as Executive Creative and Strategic Consultant. 

The legendary rapper will "strategically work across the label's executive team and artist...

The U.S. rap icons' latest single features a star-studded cast

Public Enemy have assembled a legendary cast for their new single ‘Public Enemy Number Won’.

Released off the back of their anti-Trump anthem 'State of...

The rapper recently announced he would be retiring from music

Logic has called out Def Jam for failing to pay his album collaborators. 

Maryland rapper Logic, who announced his retirement from music earlier this year...

“Def Jam is like the house we grew up in. It’s cool to be home.”

Public Enemy have a new album coming out on Def Jam next month.

Titled 'What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down?', it's Public...