Future Teams Up With PartyNextDoor for ‘Superfly’ Single, ‘No Shame’ (VIDEO)

Future Teams Up With PartyNextDoor for ‘Superfly’ Single, ‘No Shame’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 05, 2018

For the 2018 remake of blaxploitation classic Superfly, Atlanta rapper Future was called upon to play the part of Curtis Mayfield, responsible for curating... Read More

Wynton Marsalis Clarifies Statement Saying Rap is Worse Than Confederate Statues

Wynton Marsalis Clarifies Statement Saying Rap is Worse Than Confederate Statues

by Jessica Bennett   May 24, 2018

Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis recently caught a bit of heat for sharing his belief that much of hip hop is extremely harmful to the... Read More

Will Smith Proves He Still Has His Rap Chops (VIDEO)

Will Smith Proves He Still Has His Rap Chops (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   May 23, 2018

After years of focusing his creative energy on acting, Will Smith shared a video of himself back in the studio showing off his lyrical skill.... Read More

Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis: Rap Is More Damaging Than Confederate Statues

by Jessica Bennett   May 22, 2018

Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis didn’t hold back during a new interview in which he discussed the impact rap music has had on the Black community.... Read More

Kanye West Producing New Nas Album, Drops Release Date

Kanye West Producing New Nas Album, Drops Release Date

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 23, 2018

Kanye West’s creative juices are flowing like crazy, as the producer has been busy crafting projects for his G.O.O.D. Music artists for the last... Read More

J. Cole Releases New Album, ‘KOD’

J. Cole Releases New Album, ‘KOD’

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 20, 2018

North Carolina rhymer J. Cole has never been something to play with on a microphone, continuing to prove his lyrical dexterity in a world... Read More

Yo! MTV Raps

MTV Relaunching ‘Yo! MTV Raps’ as Digital Series, Throwing 30th Anniversary Concert

by Christina Santi   Apr 19, 2018

MTV is set to revive its hit show Yo! MTV Raps. The show was a 2-hour music video program that brought rap and hip-hop artists into... Read More

Cardi B Smashes Taylor Swift’s Apple Streaming Record

Cardi B Smashes Taylor Swift’s Apple Streaming Record

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 13, 2018

Cardi B is having a stellar April so far. Not only was she finally able to share her pregnancy with the world, but she... Read More

Listen to Nicki Minaj’s New Tracks, ‘Chun Li’ & ‘Barbie Tingz’

Listen to Nicki Minaj’s New Tracks, ‘Chun Li’ & ‘Barbie Tingz’

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 12, 2018

Nicki Minaj is ready to re-enter hip hop in a major way, dropping not one but two new songs today for her loyal Barbies.... Read More

Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy

Here’s How Cardi B’s Debut Album, ‘Invasion of Privacy,’ Went Gold in Minutes

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 06, 2018

Just minutes after Cardi B dropped her debut album, Invasion of Privacy, the body of work from the Bronx beauty went gold, all thanks... Read More