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Lil Durk has the #6 Album in the Country, #2 on Rap Charts

The numbers are in, and congrats are in order for Lil Durk, as the ...

Andrew Barber

Stefan Ponce & Leather Corduroys Added to 2015 North Coast Music Festival Lineup

North Coast just added a few more familiar faces. After revealing the official lineup for ...

Ty Howard

FSD Feature: Chicago & This Year’s XXL Freshman Cover

Words by Mosh (@CMosh2) Last Wednesday, XXL dropped their highly anticipated 2015 Freshman cover, and ...

FSD Staff

The Weeknd’s “The Hills,” Produced By Mano, Tops Billboard

Congrats are in order for Mano, The Weeknd and Illangelo as their collaboration “The ...

Andrew Barber

FSD Feature: Kevin Coval’s Notes For Mars Blackmon On The Making of Spike Lee’s Film ‘Chiraq’

Words by Kevin Coval (@KevinCoval) Given the controversy surrounding the film, Chiraq, and its title, ...

FSD Staff

Chance The Rapper Releases First Week iTunes Stats for ‘Surf’

Donnie Trumpet and The Social Experiment’s Surf pretty much broke the internet last week. ...

Andrew Barber

Lil Durk’s New Album Is Out And You Should Buy It

June 2nd, 2015. The day the second major label rap release has dropped from ...

Andrew Barber

R. Kelly Plans to Call His New Album ‘Buffet’, Because R. Kelly

No, not “Buffett” like Warren Buffett or Jimmy Buffett. But “Buffet” like Ponderosa Steakhouse, ...

Andrew Barber

DJ Slugo Under Fire for Allegedly Charging Artists to Appear on ‘Chiraq’ Movie Soundtrack, Issues Apology

Legendary Chicago DJ and producer, DJ Slugo, is currently under fire among various artists and ...

Andrew Barber