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Rhymefest To Lead Chicago Vigil For Victims Of Gun Violence

"We have too many walls in Chicago, and not enough bridges."


Rhymefest On Kanye West: “My Brother Needs Help”

"My brother needs help, in the form of counseling. Spiritual & mental


Rhymefest Speaks Out Against Spike Lee’s ‘Chi-Raq’ For Lack Of Authenticity

The rapper called into Sway's Universe to discuss the movie, and said that Kanye West and Common both turned down opportunities to be featured in…


According To Rhymefest, Spike Lee Owes Chicago An Apology

After seeing the trailer for Spike Lee's latest film Chi-Raq rapper Rhymefest took to Twitter to voice his disappointment with the film maker.


According To Rhymefest, Kanye West Allegedly Uses Ghostwriters Too

Rhymefest allegedly wrote on every Kanye album with the exception of 808's & Heartbreaks, but didn't get a mention on many of the tracks.


Kanye West, Common Collaborating To Boost Job Rate For Chicago Youth

Kanye West and Common are doing more g.o.o.d. for their native Chicago. According to Chicago Sun-Times, Common’s Common Ground Foundation, and 'Ye's charity, Donda’s House,…


10 Kanye West ‘Drop-Outs’

Kanye West started out in Chicago, making beats in his basement and working with local rappers until the right people took notice. Eventually, he got…


Go Back To Chicago With Lil Bibby, Lil Durk, Young Chop, And More

Worldstar has always been under constant criticism for highlighting the worst of urban culture, but their new documentary 'The Field: Violence, Hip-Hop and Hope in…


Kanye West Gives Back To Chicago With ‘Got Bars’ Music Program

It appears Kanye West hasn't forgotten where he's from after all.


Quote Monster: Lil B Asks, Who Is Rhymefest?

"I’m going to say, who is Rhymefest? So he needs to work on promoting and marketing himself, because I don’t know him. But what I…


Rhymefest’s Blog: The Skank Walk

The other day I found myself in Walgreen’s buying school supplies for my son when out of nowhere in aisle 7B, I noticed…


Rhymefest Isn’t Feeling Waka Flocka Flame

Seems like Method Man wasn’t the only rapper who found Waka Flocka Flame’s thoughts on "lyrical rappers" slightly off. Now, Kanye West’s homeboy Rhymefest has taken…