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

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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 »

Wired 25: The 25 Best 2 Chainz Guest Appearances [Listen]

In 2012, it is as simple as 1+1 when it comes to making noise in Hip-Hop. Continue »

Maybach Music Group’s Pop-Up Shop At ALIFE NYC [Photos]

Yesterday, Maybach Music Group finally saw the release of their sophomore compilation album, Self Made, Vol. 2, and the clique was in full promotional mode. Continue »

Future, Ludacris & Diddy – “Same Damn Time (Remix)” Video Shoot [Photos]

Future kept it local on the shoot for his “Same Damn Time” remix. Continue »

Bubba Sparxxx Says He Owes The Federal Government Almost $300K In Taxes

Expect a whole lot of new Bubba Sparxxx music, for sale, soon. Continue »

Andre 3000 Shoots Scenes For Jimi Hendrix Biopic [Photos]

Andre 3000 is still in Dublin, Ireland shooting the Jimi Hendrix biopic All By My Side. Continue »

Behind The Scenes Of Trina’s “I’m Back” [Photos]

A while back, Trina dropped a comeback record called “I’m Back (Back 2 Business).” Continue »

Attorney Mike O’Mara Pleads For George Zimmerman’s Release [Photos]

George Zimmerman’s lawyer is making a last-ditch effort to get his client released from custody. Continue »

Lupe Fiasco – “B-tch Bad” [Listen]

Lupe Fiasco delivers the latest single from his forthcoming Food & Liquor 2: Great American Rap Album called “B-tch Bad.” Continue »

A$AP Rocky Rocks Weird Clothes For WAD Magazine [Photos]

It doesn’t matter what the names on the label may say, A$AP Rocky stays wearing some weird looking clothes b. Continue »