“If you’re looking for lyrics, if you’re looking to cry, if you’re looking to think about life, don’t listen to hip-hop,” he said in a video interview, after joking that he had a lot of emotions because he’s white. “There’s great hip-hop songs where they talk about life and they spit that real shit, but … Continue reading Post Malone: “If you’re looking to think about life, don’t listen to hip-hop”
Fugees co-founder Wyclef Jean is the latest artist to participate in the “A Night Of Symphonic Hip Hop,” concert series. Clef follows The Roots and Common who have served as past headliners of the series. Wyclef will kick off his performances in Omaha Nebraska, backed by the Omaha Symphony. On January 19th, the rapper will … Continue reading Wyclef Will Lead A Full Orchestra On Hip-Hop Tour
Kung Fu Kenny and Bono’s boys are back together for a track that bridges the gap between those two previous collaborations, “American Soul”. “American Soul” appears to be the song Lamar sampled for “XXX.”, as Bono’s first lines appear in both tracks. It also seems to bleed right out of “Get Out of Your Own … Continue reading U2 & Kendrick Lamar Song Collaboration “American Soul”
Hov has written an op-ed for The New York Times in which he argues that Mill’s case “is just one example of how our criminal justice system entraps and harasses hundreds of thousands of black people every day.” The Roc Nation head goes on to call probation “a land mine, with a random misstep bringing consequences greater than … Continue reading JAY-Z speaks about Meek Mill’s jail sentence: “Probation is a trap” for black people
Dave Chappelle’s brand new stand-up special, Equanimity, premieres December 31 on Netflix.
Super-producer Swizz Beatz was all smiles as he walked across the stage, during a graduation ceremony held for the Harvard Business School. He graduated from the school with a certificate from the Owner/President Management Program. “I just felt like you have to keep graduating your brand,” Swizz Beatz said. “A lot of people get complacent with their … Continue reading Swizz Beatz Graduates From Harvard Business School.
Tyrese has just won his way through the court. The judge has granted him 50/50 custody of his daughter, Shayla, according to TMZ’s report. This comes a few days after his ex-wife, Norma Gibson, requested a restraining order but the judge denied her that. However, the joint custody will begin in January and until then, the … Continue reading Tyrese Wins 50/50 Joint Custody Of His Daughter
he Black Star member’s latest project is an 11-track effort featuring an eclectic group of guests. Jay Electronica, Rick Ross, Anderson .Paak, Waka Flocka, Myka 9, Bilal and Robert Glasper Jr. are among the contributors bringing a wide range of styles to the LP. The Magic Hour Traveling Light f. Anderson .Paak All of Us … Continue reading Talib Kweli Releases “Radio Silence” LP
Smith’s latest work is his first solo release since 2014’s Cool Tape Vol. 2. The 17-track project features guest appearances by A$AP Rocky and Raury. 1. B 2. L 3. U 4. E 5. Breakfast f. A$AP Rocky 6. Hope 7. Falcon f. Raury 8. Ninety 9. Lost Boy 10. Batman 11. Icon 12. Watch … Continue reading Check Out Jaden Smith’s New Album “SYRE”
Chance teamed with Jeremih last December for a holiday mixtape titled Merry Christmas Lil Mama. The nine-track project featured production by Bongo, Zaytoven and C-Sick among others. According to Bongo, the Chicago duo’s new Christmas album will feature a mix of remakes and original songs. “It’s gonna be a little bit of both, but pretty much, … Continue reading Chance The Rapper and Jeremih are Making A Christmas Album Together