SONIC BOOM:<br />
The Week’s Hottest Music

SONIC BOOM:
The Week’s Hottest Music

Chris Brown is about that comeback kid life, Yasiin Bey and Mannie Fresh rep for BK and Nola, Papoose finally drops Nacirema… Read More

Rick Ross

Rick Ross Responds to Rape Lyric Backlash, Claims "Misunderstanding"

by #teamEBONY

Rick Ross came under heavy fire earlier this week after a particular lyric conjured up images of rape and abuse. "There… Read More

Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne Can't Rap Anymore

by #teamEBONY

This week, Lil Wayne released I Am Not a Human Being II, his 10th studio album. It… Read More

Kenneth Gamble Lives the Message In his Music

Kenneth Gamble Lives the Message In his Music

by Souleo

With their socially conscious message songs, Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff created the timeless… Read More

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Rick Ross Thinks Rape Is a Punchline

[BEAUTIFUL STRUGGLER]
Rick Ross Thinks Rape Is a Punchline

by Jamilah Lemieux

By now you have likely heard about Rick Ross’ controversial lyric on once-and future-struggling rapper Rocko’s new track… Read More

[EXCLUSIVE] Introducing the ‘New’ Chris Brown?

[EXCLUSIVE] Introducing the ‘New’ Chris Brown?

by Britni Danielle

When I first learned I would be interviewing Chris Brown I didn’t know what to expect. One friend joked that I should “bring… Read More

INTRODUCING Mia Doi Todd! [NEW MUSIC]

INTRODUCING Mia Doi Todd! [NEW MUSIC]

The serene sounds of 1960s-era folk and classical chamber music meet a naked, crystalline voice on guitarist/singer-songwriter Mia… Read More

SONIC BOOM:<br />
The Week’s Hottest Music

SONIC BOOM:
The Week’s Hottest Music

This week, everybody (meaning Robin Thicke, John Legend and Talib Kweli) gets by with a little help from their friends (in this case:… Read More

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