The story of One Mic, a program that helps troubled young people pursue a career in hip-hop. [via NewYorkTimes]

Chief Keef says he's in talks with three major labels. [via HipHopDX]

The Top 10 crack-related songs. [via OneMoreRobot]

Prince Charles learns to DJ. [via egotripland]

12 of the best singles of the year. [via VillageVoice]

A review of the new album from The Walkmen. [via Pitchfork]