Behind The Scenes Of Ludacris’ “Jingalin” [Photos/Videos]

Ludacris’ Ludaversal album is about to be in full swing and he’s ready to let loose the video for his single “Jingalin.” Continue »

Wiz Khalifa Announces Joint Project With Curren$y Titled Live In Concert

Before Wiz Khalifa and Curren$y found their respective success, everybody’s favorite smokers were two of the hardest working rappers in the blogosphere and mixtape circuit. Continue »

Exclusive: A$AP Rocky On “Ridin’” Leak: “Whoever Did That F-ck You & Suck My D-ck” [Video]

A$AP Rocky still feels a ways about that song that leaked late last week. Continue »

Azealia Banks ft. Styles P – “Nathan” [Listen/Download]

So much for quitting rap. Continue »

Joey Bada$$ – “Waves” [Video]

Joey Bada$$ has his video for “Waves” premiere on MTV2. Not bad at all. Continue »

Chris Brown – “I Don’t Like (Drake Diss)” [LISTEN/DOWNLOAD]

Drake and Chris Brown

Did you think the Chris Brown and Drake drama was finished? Of course it isn’t. Chris Brown hops on Chief Keef’s “I Don’t Like,” and drops some lyrical darts at his fellow light-skinned antagonist. Continue

Pharrell Williams Honored At ASCAP Awards [Photos]

Pharrell Williams was honored at ASCAP’s annual Rhythm & Soul Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, Friday (June 30). The Neptunes’ front man received the coveted Golden Note Award for his career achievements, spanning over a decade. Continue

Cash Money’s Baby & Slim Williams Cover Billboard Magazine’s ‘Urban Power’ Issue [Video]

There is no disputing that that Cash Money Records founders Bryan “Baby” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams are Hip-Hop power players, annually. Continue »

The Income Tax Struggle: 7 (Other) Rappers Who Skipped Out On Uncle Sam

Lauryn Hill performs live at the Foote Green University of Miami.

When you’re bringing in millions of dollars, making sure that your taxes are paid should be priority No.1 Continue »

Racist NYPD Officer Gets 5 Years In Prison For False Arrest Of Black Man


Officer Michael Daragjati’s racist practices finally caught up with him, when a judge sentenced him to 57-months in prison last Friday (June 22). Continue »

Rhymefest Says Chief Keef “Represents Senseless Savagery”

Chief Keef has been the talk of the rap game, ever since his “I Don’t Like” track became a viral sensation, but not everyone is fan. Continue »

Brooklyn Bridge Gets Bombed By Graffiti [Photos]

New York has been infamous for its graffiti culture since (and before) the inception of Hip-Hop culture in the early to mid-1970s. Continue »

The Meaning Of The 5%: A Look At The Nation Of Gods And Earths

In Hip-Hop music and culture, the terms “Peace, God,” “Word Is Bond,” and “Cipher,” among others, all pepper the language of the participants and proponents within the culture. Continue »

Ludacris Ends Beef With Big Sean [Video]

All beef doesn’t have to end with bottles being thrown at a New York City nightclub. In the case of Ludacris vs. Big Sean (remember that?), the rift has ended. Continue »

7 Black Musicians Who Died of AIDS [Photos]

It’s been just over 30 years since the first AIDS case was reported in the U.S., and despite the advances in medicine, there is no cure (that we know of). Continue »

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