Kanye West set social media into a frenzy this week when he bean tweeting out his support of Donald Trump...
Marvel’s had big hits before. But this feels like something different.
Across the Atlantic, musicians in many African countries are in the vanguard of popular struggles, not only providing a symbolic soundtrack but marching on the front lines and leading social movements.
Trae Tha Truth is rebuilding Texas - literally - with the help of some famous friends.
Mathew Knowles recent comments about Beyonce's light skin shows the longstanding issues of color amongst African-Americans.
The better protest songs are the universal ones that still remain relevant years after they were first released. “The Word”, a forgotten gem which was written and recorded in 1985 by The Junkyard Band, is a fine example.
Senator Cory Booker has a new job. Read more.
For King, love was not sentimental. It demanded that individuals tell their oppressors what they were doing was wrong.
G Herbo is giving back to the city that raised him - "Terror Town"
Nipsey Hussle is a gangbanger who has sparked a discussion about homosexuality in the African-American community.
Tef Poe, will co-instruct a course called "God and Tupac" this month.
Chance the Rapper and Nicki Minaj has been recognized for their social activism in 2017.
Are you being a racist by singing Jingle Bells? Check out this Professor's opinion.
Eminem is the only artist who uses the same tactics as President Trump. Is Trump shook?
Big Pharma settlement money is being used to fund a hip-hop tour to combat drug addiction.
Can Dennis Rodman save the world from nuclear war?
A new investigation into Meek Mills judge just found a bunch of businesses and properties she failed to report.
Meek Mill’s case has drawn new attention to how probation and parole violations contribute to extremely high rates of incarceration in the United States.
A group of students in the Bay Area are learning the hard way that racism online doesn't pay off.
Students around the country are pissed at Donald Trump, Republicans and a tax bill winding its way through Congress.
Award-winning filmmaker Raheem Shabazz has released new installments of his documentary exploring the school-to-prison pipeline.
Is hip-hop really to blame for the opioid crisis? One student weighs in.
Philly rapper Meek Mill is getting some important, powerful support from two political organizations.
Although home to only 5 percent of the world’s population, the United States has 25 percent of the world’s prison population.
Producer 9th Wonder is working with his alma mater, North Carolina Central University, to build a new repository for Hip-Hop.
Michelle Obama had some tips for Donald Trump and everyone when it comes to decorum on social media.
Be on the lookout this year for the fake Russian army trying to start a Christmas War again.
Black youth appear to strengthen their solidarity and identity by using the n-word as an in-group term.
Russell Simmons' close friendship with President Donald Trump paid off for Wu-Tang's Method Man
Ohio State University has come up with a flowchart to help students avoid being embarrassed this Halloween.
Timati is a famous rapper over in Russia. And he's paying tribute to the country's leader this month, with a hamburger.
Miami rapper Pitbull is no longer a fan of Donald Trump. Check out his comments on 45.
These are the bold women changing the sound of Brazilian favela funk.
It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.
Against the backdrop of oppression, the youth of Libreville began writing rap music, inspired by American hip-hop artists like Public Enemy and NWA.
Sir The Baptist will be on hand to give out some scholarships to some deserving students this weekend.