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.
What happens when sugary sweet Carly Rae Jepsen meets bad ass rapper Nicki Minaj? Music greatness.
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 & […]
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 […]
Everyone from [lastfm link_type=""]Usher [/lastfm]to [lastfm link_type=""]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm] has tweeted about the untimely death of 1990s rap legend [lastfm link_type=""]Heavy D[/lastfm]. Best known for “Now That We Found Love,” he recently taped an episode of […]
Guest contributor Tedisha Mitchell gives us her pick of 5 albums to keep an eye out for throughout the summer. Ahhh summer…my favorite time of year. When the ballers ride around with their tops down […]
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Akon[/lastfm] shares his reaction on the news of Osama bin Laden’s death, politics and lighter subjects like strip clubs in Rhode Island, his upcoming album Stadium, and how he would date [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm]. […]
Each week our friends at Street Date review the latest albums to hit the market. Check out their reviews before you buy! During this year’s NFL playoffs [lastfm]Wiz Khalifa[/lastfm]‘s hometown jam for Pittsburgh, “Black and […]
Admired by aspiring underground hip-hop groups, the genre bending duo [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chiddy Bang [/lastfm]represents what it takes to be a chart-busting rap band today. Their video for the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]MGMT [/lastfm]sampled “Opposite of Adults” was […]