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Young Thug Is Helping Kings College Graduate Millie Go Lightly Conquer The U.S. Music Scene

Kings College graduate Millie Go Lightly has landed in America with the help of Young Thug.

Dec 11, 2018

Bigga Rankin Has A Plan To Think Its A Game Records To Another Level

“Bigga Rankin” as the label’s new Senior VP of A&R.

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Dec 10, 2018

The Business Behind Rick Rubin’s New “Broken Record” Podcast

Legendary record label boss and producer Rick Rubin is going to be sharing some interesting stories on his new podcast.

Dec 10, 2018

Jay-Z’s $200-Million Clothing Battle Could Be Game Changer For Black Lawyers The World Over

Jay-Z recently won a temporary decision from a New York court to halt the process on the grounds there aren’t enough black arbitrators.

Dec 10, 2018

Melissa Keklak, The Woman Powering Blac Youngsta’s Heavy Camp Label

Blac Youngsta adds new executive talent to his Heavy Camp record label.

Dec 6, 2018

Lil Jesse Beats Cancer And Uses Hip-Hop To Give Back This Christmas

Rapper Lil Jesse beat cancer and now he's giving his time back to the local community in Houston.

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Dec 4, 2018

This Is How A$AP Ferg’s Aunt Kim Inspired His New G-Shock Watch

The rapper's new watch with G-Shock was inspired by his childhood memories with his Aunt.

Jay-Z Is Backing A New Plant-Based Movement Called “The Greenprint”

The Greenprint is a movement inspiring today's generation to lean more toward plants than any other in history.

The SpotiFive: Friday November 30th – Tekashi 6ix9ine, Meek Mill and Drake And More

Check out some hot music from Earl Sweatshirt, Meek Mill and Drake and more.

Hip-Hop And HIV – One Rap Song’s Positive Message Still Holds True

The narrative in “Positive” centers on a tormented soul as he deals with the angst of awaiting an HIV test result.

Nov 28, 2018

Spotify’s New Arab Hub For Music Is A Game Changer For Palestinians

Spotify has a new hub featuring some of the most popular-and important music from the Arab world.

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Nov 27, 2018

This Is How Berner Struck Liquid Gold With His Hemp2o Brand

Cannabis entrepreneur Berner continues to make moves in the burgeoning cannabis industry.

Nov 26, 2018

Carita Cole Refuses To Take A Backseat In The Music Industry

Carita Cole is a multi talented singer, rapper and songwriter with a powerful message.

Nov 19, 2018

This Is How Capitol Music Is Innovating With Coders And Developers

Capitol Music wants to innovate music and technology and take the business to another level.

Nov 19, 2018

Here Is How Eminem’s Publisher Is Supporting Deaf Rappers And Musicians

Eminem's publishing company is putting on an interesting event called "The Deaf and Loud Symphonic Experience."

Nov 16, 2018

The SpotiFive: Friday November 15 – City Girls, Belly Squad and More

Check out some new music from City Girls and Cardi B, Belly Squad, Mal & Quill and more.

Nov 13, 2018

Jay-Z Earns The Average US Salary In 5 Hours 12 Minutes

A new study shows how fast your favorite hip-hop at earns the average U.S. salary.

Nov 9, 2018

Rapper iAmMoshow Is Blowing Up – Rapping About Cats

A rapper from Baltimore has identified a pretty interesting niche, and now he is cashing in on it.

Nov 8, 2018

How Social Media Led To “Unity” Between Kool Keith, DMC And Rock Group Smash Mouth

Legendary rappers Kool Keith, DMC and rock group Smash Mouth used Twitter to strike up a new collaboration.

Nov 7, 2018

Loyola Teaching Valuable Music Biz Skills With New Hip-Hop Degree

A one-of-a-kind Undergraduate Degree program honors culture, history, music, and industry skills of hip-hop.

Nov 5, 2018

This Is How Rapper Chuck Inglish Is Cashing In On Royalties Using Blockchain Technology

Chuck Inglish recently sold some of the royalties being generated from his music streams using a new app called Vezt.

Nov 2, 2018

This Is How Temple University Acquired Tupac Shakur’s Collectibles

A huge collection of artifacts once owned by Tupac Shakur are heading to a Museum in Philly.

Oct 29, 2018

What Brands Can Learn From Musicians

Jesse Kay of The Nue Agency checks in to drop off a business plan that will work for all sized brands.

Oct 29, 2018

Dave East And G Herbo Encourage College Students To Get Out And Vote

One of the nation's biggest healthcare unions in the country helped fund an event featuring Dave East, G Herbo and others.

Oct 26, 2018

The SpotiFive: Friday October 26 – XXXTentacion & Lil Pump, The Black Eyed Peas and More

J. Stalin, BiG HEATH, and The Black Eyed Peas check in with new music this week.

Oct 25, 2018

KRS-One Schools Students And Teachers On Global Hip-Hop Business

KRS-One was a recent lecturer at Kingston College, when he broke down to the Global business of Hip-Hop.

Oct 24, 2018

Mikey McFly Exposes The Dark Side Of Addiction With “Dare”

Rapper Mikey McFly bares his soul on his latest release.

Oct 23, 2018

Annenberg Space’s New Hip-Hop Photo Exhibit Gives A “Contact High”

There's a dope new Hip-Hop photo exhibit at Annenberg Space.

Oct 23, 2018

Girls Who Code Prove They Can Also Rap With Debut Album

Girls Who Code, an influential organization that helps young women get into tech, just put out their debut album.

Oct 19, 2018

Art Is Imitating Life For “Empire” Star Rekkhan

Rapper Rekkhan has gained fame as an actor on the hit TV show Empire, but he has a buzzing rap career in real-life.

Oct 18, 2018

T-Pain Shows Off His Business Skills On New TV Series

T-Pain has a new airing called "T-Pain's School Of Business." Check out some scenes from the fist episode.

Oct 17, 2018

Five Reasons To End The Conspicuous Silence Of Music In Classrooms

Literature and music go hand and hand. So why is music being silenced in the classrooms?

Oct 16, 2018

Is There A Secret Conspiracy In Hip-Hop To Promote Smoking?

New research shows DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne, Justin Bieber and others are doing a hell of a job - promoting smoking.

Oct 11, 2018

Five Odd Quotes From Kanye West During His Meeting With President Trump

Kanye West was at the White House today, and most people are trying to figure out just what the hell the point of the meeting was.

Oct 4, 2018

Action Bronson: The White Bronco Has Been “Liberated”

Action Bronson talks about the freedom he felt creating his new album "White Bronco"