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Take A Tour Of The Bay With E-40 And Steph Curry

Rapper E-40 gives up the game with NBA legend Steph Curry.

Mar 25, 2019

Check Out This List Of NCAA Basketball Stars Who Also Moonlight As Rappers

The NCAA is filled with budding basketball stars - and rappers. Peep this list of college ballers who moonlight as artists.

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Mar 21, 2019

Rapper/Producer Kero One Is On A Mission To Take Lo-Fi Hip-Hop Worldwide

Kero One's upcoming outing is being billed as the first ever Lo-Fi Hip-Hop tour.

Mar 20, 2019

Rap Legend Kurtis Blow Returns To The Hip-Hop Church To Save Souls

The rap legend is also an ordained minister who is using hip-hop to promote the values of Jesus Christ.

Mar 18, 2019

Little Brother’s Phonte Executive Producing Dope Original Web Series On Hip-Hop And Startups

Phonte is working with a bunch of talented actors, producers and directors from Durham to create a new web series about startup businesses.

Mar 15, 2019

NBA All-Star Baron Davis Launches His L.A. Unified Label With Rising Rapper Young Bugatti

Baron Davis does it all, from balling, to acting and hosting. Now his brand L.A. Unified is getting into the music business.

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Mar 14, 2019

Why Paris Is The Perfect City To Introduce Breakdancing To The Olympics

Can the art of breaking make it to the Olympic stage?

Rapper Dessa Heads To Scripps College To Inspire Women In Business

Rapper Dessa will be the guest of honor at Scripps College during a conversation about her experiences in the business as a woman.

Do You Want To Master Production? Let Timbaland Teach You

Timbaland is one of the most successful producers in the music business, and now he's teaching his secrets in a new Masterclass.

St. Louis Rapper Mvstermind Jumps Feet First Into New Deal With Dr. Scholl’s Shoes

The rising rapper is walking a different path in a brand new deal with Dr. Scholl's Shoes.

Feb 27, 2019

Shaquille O’Neal Knows Basketball, But He Is Also An Expert On Higher Education

Shaq will explain the importance of tech and higher ed with an upcoming keynote address.

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Feb 26, 2019

The Ladies Are First With Hip Hop for Change Women’s Empowerment Summit

A non-profit in Oakland is hosting a women' summit this month to tackle a number of issues in hip-hop and society in general.

Feb 25, 2019

Harvard Handpicked Lil Pump To Deliver The Commencement Address

The rap star will join a list of notables who have delivered the commencement speech at Harvard.

Feb 22, 2019

Spotify Reveals How Fans Are Streaming the Music of 2019 Academy Awards

Music always plays a role in any film, and the 2019 Academy Awards sorry recognizing that fact this year.

Feb 18, 2019

Gary Clarke Jr: The Real Life Guitar Hero 

The Gary Clark Jr. live experience is so bonkers that, frankly, he’ll never be at risk of falling off.

Feb 12, 2019

Bhad Bhabie Takes A New Approach To Reality Shows With Snapchat

Bhad Bhabie has a new reality series on Snapchat and it's a hit.

Feb 12, 2019

Marshmello And Fortnite Prove Hip-Hop & Gaming Are The Next Frontier Of Business

Marshmello and Fortnite hosted a groundbreaking, 10-minute event, which drew in some huge numbers.

Feb 11, 2019

Rap Music And Threats Of Violence: A Case For The Supreme Court To Decide

A little-known rapper from Pittsburgh is testing the Supreme Court's limits regarding the right to free speech, in a big way.

Feb 10, 2019

How SoundCloud Shaped The 2019 Grammy Awards

Check out some interesting facts several of the artist nominated for Grammys, and how they launched their careers on SoundCloud.

Feb 8, 2019

Compton Kidz Club Is Out To Change The Image Of Gangster Rap’s Most Famous Cities

Compton Kidz are out to the change the image of Compton and change the world in the process.

Feb 5, 2019

T-Minus Explains How J. Cole’s #1 Hit “Middle Child” Used Tech To Clear Classic Sample

A Swedish sampling service allowed the artist to sample exclusive stems from a 1973 song and to clear the sample instantly and affordably.

Jan 31, 2019

Former NFL Star Tamba Hali Went To The Hardest Part Of Liberia To Shoot His Video

Tamba Hali traveled to the roughest part of Liberia to make his latest video.

Jan 28, 2019

Blocboy JB’s Lawyer And The Argument Against “Fortnite” Over Stolen Dance Moves

Blocboy JB is the latest artist to take on the makers of the hit game "Fortnite" over "swiped" dance moves.

Jan 28, 2019

Van Jones Is Ready For Prison Reform With Meek Mill & Jay-Z’s REFORM Alliance

Van Jones is on board to lead Jay-Z and Meek Mill's REFORM Alliance.

Jan 25, 2019

C.J. Wallis And Hip-Hop Producer Harry Fraud Make A Power Move Into Gaming

CJ Wallis And producer Harry fraud have teamed up to create an amazing hip-hop themed game Von in Space.

Jan 23, 2019

Questlove Is Getting It Poppin With His Popcorn Business

Questlove is taking his popcorn business Sneakies nationwide.

Jan 18, 2019

The Environmental Impact Of Music: Digital, Records And CDs Analyzed

Streaming an album over the internet more than 27 times will likely use more energy than it takes to produce and manufacture the same CD,

Jan 17, 2019

Rapper Nas Is Quietly Planning A Takeover Of The Ad Business

The legendary rapper has put his money behind another new tech company.

Jan 10, 2019

Everything You Need To Know About Beyonce Mass At University Of Redlands

All sings Beyonce will be hailed this month at University Of Redlands.

Jan 8, 2019

Rapper King Nyne Links With A High School Student To Raise Awareness Against Bullying and Teen Suicide

Rapper King Nyne tapped a high school student to stop bullying and reduce teen suicide.

Jan 4, 2019

Spelman Has $86 Million Reasons Why It Could Be The New Center Of Student Innovation

Spelman just received a $30 million-dollar gift to help complete a new center of innovation for students.

Dec 26, 2018

From Donald Glover To Cardi B: Pop Stars Got Personal In 2018

It should perhaps come as a comfort that what 2018’s biggest artists have in common is their willingness to lay their emotions bare.

Dec 20, 2018

From Lawyer To Rapper: Lemzi Tackles Social Issues Through Music

Lemzi gave up his career as a lawyer so he could tackle important social issues using hip-hop.

Dec 18, 2018

Quality Control Label Bosses Heading To Prison – For A Good Cause

Coach K and CEO P will mentor inmates and turn them into entrepreneurs.