Notice to the rappers of the world: be careful of what you write about, as it could very well land you behind bars instead of penning them, even if the lyrics have no direct correlation to the alleged crime.
Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”
Tomorrow, is National Donut Day and Dunkin’ Donuts (DD) wants to make sure you enjoy a sweet treat! Just go to a participating Dunkin’ Donuts location today and purchase any beverage and receive a donut […]
Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Emotions in hip-hop aren’t exactly new. Tupac’s “Dear Mama” was one of […]
According to rap mogul Jay-Z, Kurt Cobain and Nirvana were so popular in the early ’90s that the entire hip-hop movement had to simply take a time out while grunge ran its course.
[pullquote quote="Their embrace of rap, for its commercial merits was just what hip-hop needed to survive the jump to records." credit="Dan Charnas"]Thirty years ago, independent record label Profile Records released Genius Rap by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dr. Jeckyll & […]
We wanted to go ahead and start listing our favorite hip-hop and dance songs of 2012 so far to get your downloads in on your brand new phones and mp3 players! It looks like Tyga, […]
Weekdays the entire Rickey Smiley Morning Show crew serves up the “Front Page” w/news headlines, entertainment & sports. If you missed any of the hottest stories & the RSMS 2cents click below to listen to the […]
The strides being made everyday in the fight against Aids has impacted the Hip Hop community the same as the rest of the world. And on this day we take the time to reflect on […]
With his lightening-fast delivery and bevy of heavyweight collaborators, rapper [lastfm]Yelawolf[/lastfm] finds himself on top of the rap game this week with the release of Radioactive on [lastfm]Eminem[/lastfm]‘s Shady Records. His new single “Hard White […]