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Drake Scores 8 BET Hip-Hop Award Nominations

by Cory Townes

News broke of the nominations for the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards, and the nods were evenly spread amongst the heavyweights as well as… Read More

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This summer, fellow MCs, producers, DJs, friends and fans awaited the return of the former Terror Squad member, Remy Ma. Social media… Read More

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UGG Australia, the Down Under branch of the American footwear company, recently unveiled… Read More

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Last week Prince announced that he had not one but two new albums coming out Sept. 30, posting new solo song “Clouds.”… Read More

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Bobby Shmurda shmoney danced into the hands of police after being arrested for weapon possession in June. According to court… Read More

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Singer Stephanie McKay’s new collaboration 2sharp9, with Bob Power—music producer and easily the best-known… Read More

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Last week, for the first time in years, I missed the Afropunk festival. The musical movement began as an extension of a 2003 documentary… Read More

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West Coast rapper Game enlists some of his fellow wordsmiths to raise awareness on the topic of the death of Mike Brown, police brutality… Read More

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Kem Croons for the Lovelorn of Atlanta

by Aisha I. Jefferson

Wow! Yep, that pretty much sums up my reaction after witnessing the magic, yes, magic, that R&B recording artist Kem showcased… Read More

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