hip hop

Dave Chappelle to Narrate T.I.’s Next Album, ‘Dime Trap’

Dave Chappelle to Narrate T.I.’s Next Album, ‘Dime Trap’

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 26, 2018

T.I. is gearing up for the release of his next album, Dime Trap, recently tapping comedian Dave Chappelle to contribute in a major way.... Read More

Joe Budden Talks ‘State of the Culture’ & Transitioning From Complex to Revolt

Joe Budden Talks ‘State of the Culture’ & Transitioning From Complex to Revolt

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 20, 2018

Content king Joe Budden continues to expand his portfolio with new Revolt series, State of the Culture. Only in its second week, SOTC  has... Read More

Hip-Hop Dominates the Billboard Hot 100 for 34 Consecutive Weeks

Hip-Hop Dominates the Billboard Hot 100 for 34 Consecutive Weeks

by Christina Santi   Sep 17, 2018

Hip-hop has become the No. 1 genre globally. On Monday, Billboard shared that the music born in the South Bronx has become a mainstay... Read More

Joe Budden Talks Misconceptions, Spotify & Reacts to Eminem’s Latest Interview

Joe Budden Talks Misconceptions, Spotify & Reacts to Eminem’s Latest Interview

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 13, 2018

Joe Budden has been a leader in the digital space for over a decade, forming the uber-successful I’ll Name This Podcast Later show in... Read More

Nicki Minaj Plays Puppet Master in Neon Visual for ‘Barbie Dreams’ (VIDEO)

Nicki Minaj Plays Puppet Master in Neon Visual for ‘Barbie Dreams’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 11, 2018

Two days after her New York Fashion Week altercation with Cardi B, Nicki Minaj is back to work with the release of her latest... Read More

Travis Scott Drops Fiery Visual for ‘Stop Trying to Be God’ (VIDEO)

Travis Scott Drops Fiery Visual for ‘Stop Trying to Be God’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 07, 2018

Days after the release of his long-awaited third studio album, Astroworld, Travis Scott has dropped his first video from the summer album, “Stop Trying... Read More

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Eric Benét on Ignorant Rappers & White Supremacy: You’re Being Used to Destroy Us!

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 06, 2018

R&B crooner Eric Benét is the latest celeb to call out the more ignorant of hip hop artists for promoting negativity within the Black... Read More

Quincy Keeps It Sexy in New Visual for ‘Snuggle Up’ (VIDEO)

Quincy Keeps It Sexy in New Visual for ‘Snuggle Up’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 03, 2018

Quincy’s latest track, “Snuggle Up,” finds the part-time rapper embracing his romantic side. As the son of Al B. Sure and step-son of Sean... Read More

Lil’ Kim Taps Into Her Caribbean Roots for New Visual, ‘Nasty One’ (VIDEO)

Lil’ Kim Taps Into Her Caribbean Roots for New Visual, ‘Nasty One’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 01, 2018

Lil’ Kim is back with her latest visual for Caribbean-inspired single, “Nasty One.” The song dropped on the Brooklyn rapper’s 43rd birthday last month,... Read More

Lil’ Kim On Her Early Music Being Banned & Undeniable Influence on Hip Hop

Lil’ Kim On Her Early Music Being Banned & Undeniable Influence on Hip Hop

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 11, 2018

Any female rapper who’s rocked rainbow-colored wigs or felt comfortable getting raw on record and onstage owes something to Lil’ Kim. The hip hop... Read More