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True Stories

The Mother of WAP? The Indisputable Ms. Millie Jackson

To the straight world, Millie Jackson specialized in raunch R&B.
Good Sh*t

Cheating Beats: 15 of the Best Songs About Stepping Out

If there was a way to turn sadness into business, songs about infidelity might do it.
True Stories

Defining Moments ... With Sophia Chang: Bad and Very Much Back

OZY's newest hit TV show chronicles the music maven's time with the Wu-Tang Clan and her later-in-life pivot to cool.
OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
Good Sh*t

Can This Pioneer of Moroccan Trap Break Out Globally?

A brand name in Morocco, Issam Harris is ready for his global breakout.
Around the World

There's Nothing Quite Like Mongolian Hip-Hop

It’s Def Jam beats meets throat singing, folk music and horsehead fiddles.
Good Sh*t

Inside This Rising Rapper's Scientific Method

A biologist by training, Femdot had to wait for his breakout in Chicago's flourishing hip-hop scene.
Good Sh*t

The Studio Owner Behind SZA, Chance the Rapper, DaBaby a​nd More

Chicago-based Chris Classick has cultivated the sounds reshaping today's music scene.
Good Sh*t

This Chicago-Born Star Is the New King of Latin Trap

As the genre expands, Ryen is at the forefront of the players defining its sound.
The New + the Next

Get to Know Grip, Before the Hip-Hop World Does

Grip is on his way to being the next breakout Atlanta artist — and he doesn't sound like the rest of them.
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The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
The New + the Next

Is the Music Industry Ready for a Trans Star?

From movies and TV to fashion and sports, trans people are beginning to make a mark.
True Stories

Hanging With Tupac During His Last Year Alive

As Hollywood hangouts go, porn star Mr.

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