Tag: Def Jam

070 Shake Guilty Conscience video

070 Shake gets it all off her chest to clear a “Guilty Conscience”

070 Shake‘s debut album, MODUS VIVENDI, is out January 17 on G.O.O.D. Music and Def Jam. The video for 070

Vince Staples Prima Donna Cover

Vince Staples – Prima Donna EP

There is a rift in the hip-hop community between what some break down into two types of modern rap. The first type is what many see as the overly-saturated, money talking, grandiosely violent and misogynistic “mainstream.” The second type is what hip hop “purists” deem “conscious hip-hop.” Some consider the former to be a cancer to the iconic original genre, but many others refuse to demonize either form. Vince Staples, however, is one of the artists who straddle the line between these two current major leagues, as his last EP “Prima Donna” demonstrates it.