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.
The "Sway in the Morning" show is paying it forward and helping some students advance their careers.
Russell The Backpack Kid is a 15 year old "who looks seven" who wants to change the world.
2 Chainz breaks down the double meaning of the song, which highlights the difference between the Trap Music and more traditional styles of rap...
A new documentary chronicles the efforts of educator Donte Clark and real-life drama, as he leads a cast of high school students in a remake of "Romeo and Juliet.
Swearing in pop culture can diminish the taboo status of swear words, rendering them less offensive.
Drake's potential baby mama is way more than a big butt and a smile
A group of students at Syracuse have challenged David Crosby’s assessment of Kanye West, with their new house band Some of The Lights.
Tattoos you can listen to are finally here
It took Brazilian artist Iaco one minute to whip out a can of spray paint and write “doria” seven times...
So far, 2016 has been good to rapper Desiigner. But will he stand the test of time? The critics are already taking note of the similarities between Young Thug, Future and Desiigner’s flows.
If you're sacrificing for the sake of your art, the struggle can be real. But if you're smart, you don't have to struggle so much. Case in point: a new affordable housing project is underway in West Philadelphia, just for artists.
At last, we finally know when Kanye West’s new album is coming out. The highly-anticipated Swish (formerly So Help Me God) will drop in just over a month on Feb. 11. Kanye made the announcement for Swish via Twitter, which quickly spread like wildfire over the Internet and garnered over 150,000 retweets within 24 hours.
There are some rappers who are experts at bringing their raps to life. The ones who have mastered the art of imagery do so not only with their writing but with their flow, delivery, and vocal presence...
There are some amazing things happening in the field of Robotics. Check out this human-like replica of Leonardo da Vinci that recently one a "major award."
In all, battle rap should be taken as much more than just a fierce form of aggressive rapping. Battle rappers are doing something that a small percentage of people can do, and they get paid to do it.
Hip-Hop worked wonders for Alexander Hamilton, the subject of the critically acclaimed Broadway play that opened in August of 2015 and has since earned over $57 million dollars. Can the same winning formula for "Lit-Hop" be applied to British author Geoffrey Chaucer?
Japanese Rice Field Turned Into Massive Art Canvas...A New World Record!
Adding to his fashion cred, Drake has been revealed as the cover star and muse of W magazine's upcoming art issue, for which he collaborated with Editor-in-Chief Stefano Tonchi on choosing five artists to create works incorporating his likeness.
Mos Def Gets Down With Banksy's Dismaland!
An art project online strives to maintain the long-running relationship between the worlds of Hip-Hop and fine art, by pairing masters like Pablo Picasso and Claude Monet, next to verses from well-known rappers.
Linkin Park's group members are about way more than music. Take a look at this!
Check out this discussion on art and technology.