In honour of his 40th birthday celebrations, we've created a banging hip hop playlist for the Givenchy figurehead to get down to
The Young Gangsta lays down some real talk, from first loves to second chances
The star of Hemlock Grove went from small town farm to graduating Degrassi High and distinctly recalls where he was when shots were fired
A data scientist has ranked the rappers with the biggest vocabularies – and Drizzy's word count isn't in the best of shapes
Gentlemen, diss tracks about eating fondue and playing lacrosse just won't cut it these days
Nicki Minaj drops pussy bombs, Beyoncé rides her surfboard and Drake goes off. Turn down for what?
Sky Ferreira's ode to molly, A$AP Ferg sipping Jesus juice – plus the first emoji video?
The year's best cuddle anthems and emotion-jerkers, feat Cassie, Drake, Lapalux and Tink
Sky Ferreira, Atoms For Peace and Kelela make the list – with “an unqualified success” at number one
The unexpected tracks and exclusive remixes that shook the catwalks from New York to Paris
The new Drake epic and cuts from Fat Trel and cult rap hero Deniro Farrar make our list
Music ranging from newcomer Jessy Lanza, avant-garde pop from Glasser, and funk from John Wizards