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18 hours ago

Grime Is The New Punk – Here’s Why

Those familiar with the genre will know this success is hard-won and reflects the efforts of an underground, black British music community.

23 hours ago

California’s Marijuana Supply Is Going Up In Smoke With The Deadly Wildfires

California is supposed to legalize recreational marijuana use in the state in January 2018 and there could be a huge drought thanks to the wildfires.

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Oct 16, 2017

Wyclef Jean Drops In On Temple Students With A Lecture On Arts and Hip-Hop

Wyclef Jean dropped in on some surprised students at Temple University, to lecture a class.

Oct 16, 2017

The New Way To Smoke Weed: In Rose Petals

There's a new way to smoke your weed and it's all natural, too!

Oct 16, 2017

Pitbull Says Trump’s Spoiled Upbringing Is The Problem

Miami rapper Pitbull is no longer a fan of Donald Trump. Check out his comments on 45.

Oct 13, 2017

Mark Cuban Gets High AF With Snoop Then Drops Wisdom on GGN

Mark Cuban set down with Snoop Dogg and gave some really great advice.

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Oct 11, 2017

Here Is Why You Are A Social Media Junkie

Are you addicted to social media? You're not alone, and it's by design.

From Bagels to Octopus: Action Bronson’s Tips For Broke Hungry Students

Action Bronson is known for cooking up some pretty dope hip-hop lyrics, but he's also a master chef who can spin up meals to delight your taste buds in addition to your earbuds.

Icons Of Brazilian Feminist Funk and Hip-Hop

These are the bold women changing the sound of Brazilian favela funk.

How “White People” Were Invented By A Playwright in 1613

It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.

Dear B.o.B, The Earth Isn’t Flat, But the Whole Universe Is

Instead of clowning B.o.B for asking these questions, lets thank him for sparking a new thirst to figure these things out.

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Oct 6, 2017

Gabon’s Political Force Is Its Thriving Hip-Hop Scene

Against the backdrop of oppression, the youth of Libreville began writing rap music, inspired by American hip-hop artists like Public Enemy and NWA.

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Oct 6, 2017

Sir The Baptist Is Giving Out Scholarships With The Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation Gala

Sir The Baptist will be on hand to give out some scholarships to some deserving students this weekend.

Oct 5, 2017

This Company Made History By Launching A Pound Of Weed Into Space

A company sent a pound of weed up into outer space and successfully brought it back down, making history in the process.

Oct 5, 2017

“Shark Tank” Host Daymond John Presiding Over Launch Of New “American Dreams Academy” For Business Students

Daymond John is looking for bright students who have great business ideas in development or up and running. Read more...

Oct 5, 2017

Mona-Scott Young Talks Business To Students At North Carolina Central

Mona Scott-Young sat down with students at North Carolina Central to give them the scoop on the music business.

New Course Uses Gucci Mane’s Life To Keep Students Off The Streets

Gucci Mane's life is the inspiration behind a 12-session course using "hip-hop therapy" to keep students straight.

The Difference Between Black Football Fans and White Football Fans

White football fans and black football fans hold very different views about the relationship between football and national pride.

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Oct 2, 2017

The Notorious RBG Is Actually A Fan Of The Notorious B.I.G.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is happy with her nickname and she even knows a little bit about Biggie Smalls!

Oct 2, 2017

Students At Hofstra Aim For The Charts By Signing New Rapper izzeYE

Students At Hofstra Aim For The Charts By Signing New Rapper izzeYE

Sep 29, 2017

Asher Roth Moves On From “College” To Start A New Media Empire

Asher Roth is back with a new outlook on life and a new business to go along with it.

Sep 29, 2017

Snoop Dogg Gives 21 Savage Advice On Investing

21 Savage dropped by GGN with Snoop Dogg recently promoting his album and hit single “Bank Account."

Sep 28, 2017

Banning The Bootleg: The End Of A Music Era, Or The Beginning Of A New One?

Hip-hop has always drawn strongly and creatively from existing music, and it is this ethos that anchors its cultural value. It’s therefore not surprising that hip hop has a complex history of bootlegging.

Sep 27, 2017

Not Funny: New Book Explores Dark, Racist Side Of Comedy

A new book explores the dark, racist side of being a comedian.

Sep 26, 2017

Oakland Raiders’ Jared Cook Hooks Up At Risk Students

Oakland Raiders' Tight End Jared Cook helped out some students in Oakland. Read more.

Sep 26, 2017

This Love & Hip Hop Star Just Earned A Business Degree

A cast member of Love & Hip Hop" who was frequently embroiled in beef, is off the show and pursuing her education.

Sep 26, 2017

Viral Sensation Professor A.D. Carson Drops New Mixtape For Students To Study

A student whose dissertation went viral this summer is using hip-hop to teach his new class.

Sep 21, 2017

Here Are 20 Ways To Stay Financially Healthy

When it comes to being healthy, we usually think of our physical well-being. But what about your "financial health?"

Sep 21, 2017

New Innovation Brings Robots One Step Closer To Being Better Than Humans

If you are scared of artificial intelligence, and its ramifications, you'll be terrified of artificial muscles.

Sep 21, 2017

Sway in the Morning Sends 17 Students to “Art Rules” for FREE!

The "Sway in the Morning" show is paying it forward and helping some students advance their careers.

Sep 19, 2017

Here Is How To Get Schooled By Just Blaze For Free

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best. Here's how you can get schooled by Just Blaze.

Sep 19, 2017

MissionU Disrupts Education With Free Tuition and No Debt

A new business is claiming to offer students higher education free of cost.

Sep 19, 2017

Dee1 Is Giving Away Scholarships On “Knowledge for College Tour”

Rapper Dee-1!is on the road and he's giving away scholarships while he's on tour.

Sep 18, 2017

These Rappers Made The “Hollyweed Impact List”

Variety just launched the "Hollyweed Impact List," which highlights the top celebrities who are making moves in the cannabis business.

Sep 18, 2017

Here’s How You Can Live Large and Save Money Like The Weeknd

How in the world can an artist who is touring the world, going in and out of recording studios and dating models possibly manage, and watch all of that money?