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Jul 18, 2019

Artist Tony Peralta Explains How “Visual Learning” Turned His Life Around

Tony struggled as a student in school, but now he runs his own successful art gallery in Manhattan.

Dec 13, 2018

This Is How You Can Take A 3D Tour Of Detroit With Rap Star Eminem

Now you can take a tour of Detroit with Eminem in virtual reality.

Nov 28, 2018

Cypress Hill Turns Their New Sneaker Line Into Art

The legendary hip-hop group celebrates the 25th anniversary of "Black Sunday" with a new line of sneakers.

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.

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

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

Graffiti Goes Commercial In Rochester, NY Thanks To Ambitious Real Estate Investor

Graffiti art is getting a good look in Rochester, New York thanks to one entrepreneur.

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Aug 10, 2018

Somali Songs Reveal Why Musical Crate Digging Is A Form Of Cultural Archaeology

Forgotten records we often find in the dingiest of places can contain alternative perspectives and social commentary on particular movements, epochs or historical events.

Jul 30, 2018

Cape Hip-Hop Keeps Alive Tradition Of Rapping In The Voices Of The “Less Thans”

The Cape region of South Africa is bubbling with rappers protesting Colonialism, Apartheid and inequality.

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Jul 26, 2018

5 Things You Might Not Know About Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar is one of the most respected spitters in the game. But how much do you really know about him?

Jul 24, 2018

World Music: A Defunct Label In A Globalized World Of Sounds

The term world music may have been a useful way to signpost non-Western music to listeners who had previously only known performers from the UK and US.

Jul 9, 2018

In Canada, Hip-Hop Culture Is Paving The Way Forward

It’s easy to consume hip-hop as nothing more than entertainment. However, we should strive to engage hip-hop as a living and evolving culture that rhymes across national borders.

Jul 2, 2018

Making Music Videos Is Not A Criminal Activity – No Matter What Genre

All around the world, police are cracking down on rap videos, but are they stifling free speech and expression?

Jun 11, 2018

Philly’s Most Wanted Rapper ABH Exhibits How Cartoons Helped Him Escape From The Mean Streets

Veteran rapper ABH is showcasing another side of his creativity in new exhibit in L.A.