Music has been one of the few arenas in which African-Americans have been afforded genius status. The locus for this shift is hip-hop.
Nicki Minaj is giving away more financial aid money to her fans so they can pay off their college debt. The reaction was tremendous!
Read up on a new buzzing rapper coming straight outta Chiraq.
Take a look at some of the influential participants on the internationally known reality show "The Rap Of China."
Lil Pump made his first television performance on Wednesday night during an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon....
In recent years, colleges and universities have begun to see commencement as an opportunity to book rappers!
The story of hip-hop is one of rebellion, attempts at censorship and, finally, artistic acceptance.
Rap superstar latest to use Paintscaping's powerful tool.
Rich The Kid is going after Lil Uzi with a new diss track.
Public Enemy's classic 1988 song "Channel Zero" has more meaning today than when it first came out.
Donald Glover curates some of the best Hip-Hop during each episode of his hit series, "Atlanta." Check out this week's dopest tracks!
Grime continues to provide a prominent voice of hope to those who feel that the political classes have forgotten about them.
Read the story of some Philly cops with connections to the Hip-Hop game...
Michael Ford has combined his love of hip-hop and architecture, and now he's going to be teaching it to students.
We wanted to explore Stan’s mental health and how his early childhood neglect and psychological trauma may have contributed to chemical changes in his brain.
Two internationally-known brothers who specialize in reinterpreting Shakespeare, are putting a Twist on Homer's "Odyssey."
Lil Xan wants to change his image but can he do it with this name?
Director Ryan Coogler tapped his go-to composer Ludwig Göransson to come up With "Black Panther" music.
More than an app, Mulaah is a well designed, personalized mobile system that allows smartphone users to customize their device, including themes, apps, icons, and games.
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.
A new app called Spotlite wants to harness the power of students, and where to find the next big thing in music.
Drake just gave some life-changing money to a student at the University of Miami.
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.
Rappers may has their newest location to shoot videos, thanks to Pablo Escobar.
Do the Billboard charts really reflect the nation's tastes? One student says no.
G Herbo is giving back to the city that raised him - "Terror Town"
Mad Skillz recently schooled a New York rapper, and now he's going to do the same thing to students.
Vic Mensa explains his passion for tattoos.
Tef Poe, will co-instruct a course called "God and Tupac" this month.
A new book takes fans on a first-hand aural tour through many of Hip-Hop's most historic recording sessions.
Terminally Ill artist "Lewi" recently released his debut single.
Jay-Z was not lying when he said he was a "business, man."
Check out this ad for the Air Jordan Gatorade Collection with cameos by LaMarcus Aldridge and Nipsey Hussle.
A student from Eastern State University in Connecticut makes the case for Tyler the Creator having the best album of 2017.
A veteran of the hip hop industry has lost a new card game to test critical thinking skills.
Lil B wants to go back to college, and he already has some offers if he is serious.