In celebration of Mother's Day, a bunch of different rappers talk about their Mom's favorite jams. [via HipHopDX]

While interviewing Willis Earl Beal, a music writer discovers the line between fan and journalist. [via Pigeons & Planes]

Rapper Kool Keith shares some important advice about giving your Mom a gift for Mother's Day. [via MTV Hive]

A deeper look at Karmin and Kitty Pryde, and their differing hip-hop attitudes. [via New York Times]

Breaking down the evolution of the New York hip-hop sound. [via HipHopDX]