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Genius Looks To Become Music’s “Number One Brand” After Securing $15 Million Funding

After getting $15 million in funding, Genius looks to become music's "number one brand."


Rap Genius Co-Founder Resigns After Comments About Alleged Santa Barbara Shooting Suspect’s Manifesto

Rap Genius co-founder Mahbod Moghadam is leaving the site after making inappropriate comments about the Santa Barbara suspect's manifesto.


Monica Lewinsky Corrects Beyonce’s Partition Lyric

Monica Lewinsky might have a future career at RapGenius.com. Beyoncé surprised everyone with her raunchy banger "Partition," and one of…


Combat Jack Interviews Rap Genius About Their ‘Google Scandal’

By now, everyone's probably heard about Rap Genius' digital scandal. They were accused of manipulating Google's search results in their favor. Google didn't like that…


Rap Genius Will Come Up In Google Searches Again Now

Rap Genius found out the hard way : Don't f%$k with Google.


Google Punishes Rap Genius For SEO Violations

Popular lyrics website, Rap Genius, has been hit with the punish baton by Google as the search engine site discovered dubious SEO tricks in the…


RapGenius Scores Licensing Deal With Sony/ATV

After the National Music Publishers Association hit 50 lyric sites with take-down notices, one of the more prominent sites, RapGenius, has snagged a licensing deal…


NMPA Issues Take-Down Notice To 50 Lyrics Sites

Google any song lyric and chances are RapGenius will be at the top of the crop. But now the self-funded lyrics site, which snagged a…


VIBE & Rock Genius Present: 5 Most Emo Lyrics From ‘Kiss Land’ LP

To say that Abel Tesfaye has matured into Kiss Land—The Weeknd's new album—is not quite right. At the same time, he has learned much and…


VIBE & RapGenius Present: 10 Most Ridiculous Lyrics On 2 Chainz’s ‘B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time’ LP

After scoring a spot on some of the best features of the last 365—"Fuckin’ Problems," "All Me," "Mercy," and "Bandz a Make Her Dance"—2 Chainz…


New Video: AWKWORD ‘Throw Away The Key’

Rapper, activitst and sociologist AWKWORD premiered his critically acclaimed and internationally recognized ‘Throw Away The Key’ video today (August 6) via RapGenius. The…


Rap Genius vs. Dallas Penn on ‘The Combat Jack Show’

With Rap Genius quickly gaining notoriety around these Interwebs, it's only natural that they'd garner a few enemies.


Explaining Rap Genius: Chief Keef Gets A Tutorial (Video)

Rap Genius is one of the best things to happen to hip-hop fans looking to decode their favorite rap songs. However, some people don't exactly…


VIBE x Rap Genius Present: Meek Mill’s 10 Hottest Lines From ‘Dreams And Nightmares’

The debut album by the Maybach Music Group "lieutenant," Dreams and Nightmares, is a hardcore, headstrong look into the split between hood dreams and harsh…


Rap Genius x Vibe Present: Lupe Fiasco’s Top 10 Lines from ‘Food & Liquor II’

Lupe Fiasco’s highly-anticipated fourth studio album, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Pt. 1, drops today. The merits of this project will…