Hip-Hop

Jul 25, 2019

Hip-Hop Producer Polow Da Don Breaks Down His Vision For Country Music After Massive Success

After more than a decade of delivering hits to pop and hip-hop artists, superstar producer-songwriter Polow Da Don is focusing on his vision of country music.

Jul 23, 2019

Common Explains How His Team Shaped His New Album “Let Love”

Common is gearing up to release his highly-anticipated album let love. In this interview, he explains how working with his team made the difference.

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Jul 15, 2019

Jadakiss’ New Artist Millyz Was Schooled On The Streets Of Cambridge

Jadakiss' new artist Millyz had a rough start, in the shadow of two of the world's most storied learning institutions.

Jul 10, 2019

Getting That Dough: Berner Is Bringing Cookies To Maryland

Berner just did a big deal with Maryland's leading producer of cannabis in the state.

Jun 12, 2019

Meek Mill Breaks Down The Pitfalls Of The Justice System

Meek Mill's case is indicative of a system that many believe sets people up for inevitable failure.

May 28, 2019

Woodstock Flopped, But “Black Woodstock” Will Return To Harlem To Celebrate 50 Years

Black Woodstock took place in 1969, on the same day as Woodstock in upstate New York.

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May 14, 2019

Choosey And Exile’s Chemistry Is Undeniable On “Black Beans”

"Black Beans" captures the feeling of the beautiful struggle while navigating life's potholes throughout sunny Southern California.

Meet Opera Singer Turned Rapper Troop Brand

Troop Brand came up in the Church and was a real opera singer. Now he brings his talents to the genre of HIp-Hop.

90’s Rapper Kid Flash Is Running For President

Sean Collinson has come a long way since his days as Kid Flash. Now he's making a bid for the White House.

Snoop Dogg’s New Investment: A European Bank

The legendary rap star has also made quite a name for himself in the investment world.

Apr 26, 2019

Nipsey Hussle’s Death Inspires Deniro Farrar To Take On Gun Violence

Charlotte, North Carolina rapper Deniro Farrar is sick of losing his friends to homicides.

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Apr 23, 2019

Chance The Rapper, will.I.am, And More Superstars Celebrate Thousands Of Students For WE Day

Almost 20,000 students and educators are going to be honored for their outstanding dedication to their communities.

Apr 16, 2019

The Importance of Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle was far more than a rapper. He was an icon in every sense of the word.

Apr 16, 2019

Collin Dewar and Michael Dewar Have Serious Plans For Arkatech Beatz Ent.

Two industry veterans are coming together to launch a new music company.

Apr 5, 2019

Jonathan Azu Reps Creatives Who Are Redefining Entertainment With His Own Business, Culture Collective

Jonathan Azu is an award-winning manager who just launched his own brand, Culture Collective.

Apr 4, 2019

Filmmaker Nelson “Moses” Lassiter Takes On Homophobia In Hip-Hop With New Series “Single Record”

Nelson "Moses" Lassiter is taking on homophobia in Hip-Hop with his new Series "Single Record."

Mar 26, 2019

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.

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.

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?

Mar 4, 2019

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.

Feb 28, 2019

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.

Feb 28, 2019

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.

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.