Manny is the Associate Editor for XXL from Irvington, N.J. and resident Saiyan/Shinobi. He loves music, the New York Giants, the New Jersey Nets and chicken fingers wrapped with bacon.
20 of the Best Crossover Hip-Hop Collaborations of 2017
The winning combinations.
Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole and Jeezy Talk Politics on New Song “American Dream”
'Pressure' drops this Friday (Dec. 15).
G-Eazy Gets Juicy J, French Montana and Belly to Jump on “No Limit (Remix)”
'The Beautiful & Damned' comes out this Friday (Dec. 15).
French Montana Teams Up With Fifth Harmony for “He Like That (Remix)”
French Montana has a knack for jumping on pop records.
Kevin Gates’ Wife, Dreka, Helps the Rapper Tell His Life Story in “Had To” Video
Dreka tells XXL the story behind Kevin Gates' "Had To" video, shares when fans can expect new music from him and gives an update on how the rapper is doing in prison.
Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ Wins Album of the Year at 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards
This is another big win for Kendrick Lamar.
Cardi B Wins Best New Hip-Hop Artist and More at the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards
2017 has been a great year for Cardi B.
Macklemore Shares Song “Change” That Won’t Be on His New Album ‘Gemini’
'Gemini' drops this Friday (Sept. 22).
Russ Gets John Mayer to Play Guitar on New Song “Wife You Up”
This is Russ' fourth straight Scott Storch-produced record he has released.
Ty Dolla Sign, Damian Marley and Skrillex Make an Excellent Team on New Song “So Am I”
'Beach House 3' is on the way.