Uh Huh Yeah Yeah! Outkast is Subject of College Course

Uh Huh Yeah Yeah! Outkast is Subject of College Course

by LaToya Cross   Jan 05, 2017

“Two Dope Boyz” from Atlanta, Georgia will set the tone for a new course at Armstrong State University this month. Andre “André 3000” Benjamin... Read More

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Meet Saba, the West Side Chicago Rapper Who Speaks Up and Speaks Out

by Shannon Powell   Nov 17, 2016

When Tahj Malik Chandler, better known by his stage moniker Saba, first came on the scene with his GETCOMFORTable project in 2012, he was... Read More

Eric B. and Rakim are Back by Popular Demand!

Eric B. and Rakim are Back by Popular Demand!

by LaToya Cross   Oct 24, 2016

This ain't no joke! Read More

[90s Til Infinity] Common Exec-Producing Hip-Hop Comedy

[90s Til Infinity] Common Exec-Producing Hip-Hop Comedy

by LaToya Cross   Oct 19, 2016

When Souls of Mischief dropped the classic song ’93 Til Infinity, hip hop culture went crazy. The beat had a funky jazz vibe that... Read More

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Tupac’s Wisdom and Realism

by #teamEBONY   Sep 13, 2016

Was Tupac Shakur a child of the Black Panther movement? A visionary poet, far ahead of the dimension in which he lived? A hip-hop genius... Read More

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Tupac Shakur: How a Hip Hop Legacy Endures 20 Years Later

by Shanita Hubbard   Sep 13, 2016

Did you hear about the rose that grew / from a crack in the concrete? / Proving natures laws wrong it/ learned how to walk without having... Read More

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DE LA SOUL IS (NOT) DEAD: Inside the Anonymous Nobody

by MichaeL A. Gonzales   Sep 07, 2016

The story of De La Soul begins in Amityville, Long Island, N.Y., in the bedroom of group member Mase (Vincent Mason Jr.) where the... Read More

MC Hammer Still ‘Hurtin’ ‘Em With Business

MC Hammer Still ‘Hurtin’ ‘Em With Business

by LaToya Cross   Jun 30, 2016

They were pink with black stars, the midsection hung low, and the looseness allowed me to move freely and dance. These were my one... Read More

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Hey Ya! Is Andre 3000 Working on an Album?

by #teamEBONY   Apr 08, 2016

Andre 3000 is reportedly working on a new album. If you want to believe it to be the truth, and not a really good... Read More

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Check the Rhime: A Deeper Look at the Legacy of Phife Dawg

by Michael A. Gonzales   Mar 24, 2016

When 45-year-old rapper and A Tribe Called Quest (ATCQ) member Phife Dawg died on Tuesday night from complications resulting from diabetes, I couldn’t help... Read More