Posted on February 12th, 2017
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Shawn Grant
All the brightest stars are out and the red carpet is full of beautiful attire as the 59th annual GRAMMY Awards are here! This year's show is stacked with performances from Beyonce, Chance the Rapper, Alicia Keys, John Legend, A Tribe Called Quest and many more. Hip-hop...
Posted on February 7th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
After having a successful 2016, Desiigner has announced his first major headlining tour, "The Outlet Tour." Kicking things off on April 2nd in Seattle, the G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam artist will hit the road on a 25-city tour. The "Panda" rapper will make his way...
Posted on February 6th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
John Legend is looking to spend his 2017 summer on the road. The "All of Me" singer just announced his upcoming "Darkness and Light North American Tour" this morning (February 6th). The tour will kick off on May 12th in Miami and will wrap up June 30th at the ESSENCE...
Posted on January 23rd, 2017
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Lupe Looove
Frank Ocean, Chance the Rapper and Twenty One Pilots are on top of the bill at this year's Sasquatch Festival. The headliners will join an eclectic mix of performers from rock bands, soul singers, indie acts, and of course a set of hip-hop rappers from Mac Miller,...
Posted on January 16th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
West Coast radio station 93.5 KDAY made sure to start 2017 with a bang as they hosted their Rap Show concert in Los Angeles, California, on Saturday night (January 14). Packed with a full house, the "Back In The Day Hits" station recruited some of Hip-Hop’s biggest...
Posted on January 13th, 2017
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Shawn Grant
Many of us have The-Dream's Love You to Death EP in rotation and now the opportunity has come to see the hitmaker perform it and other classics live. The Love You to Death tour is set to warm up February and one date in March with a seven-date trek across the...
Boston Calling Festival
Posted on January 12th, 2017
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Shawn Grant
Every day this week we received another announcement regarding a festival line-up. With Coachella, Bonnaroo showing their cards, Boston Calling unveils who will perform at their festival in 2017. The artists who will take over Beantown for the festival are lead by Chance...
Posted on January 9th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
Solange will perform at the Peace Ball in Washington D.C. on January 19, an event organised in opposition to the inaugural ball for Donald Trump being held in the city that night. She will be joined onstage by Esperanza Spalding and activists like Angela Davis, Danny...
Posted on January 3rd, 2017
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Lupe Looove
It's the top of the year and you know what that means, tons of festival line ups are being announced. First up we have Coachella and as it was rumored, the line up will include West Coast's own Kendrick Lamar, Queen Beyonce, and legendary rock band Radiohead. Joining...
atcq we got it from here, thank you for your service album cover art
Posted on December 6th, 2016
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Shawn Grant
A Tribe Called Quest took hip-hop by storm with the release of their final album, We Got It From here, Thank You for Your Service. With the launch of the album came a three-day pop-up shop in New York City, which now will grace Los Angeles with the Tribe experience. The...
Posted on December 5th, 2016
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Lupe Looove
This past weekend, HOT 97 hosted the biggest holiday concert of the season, Hot for the Holidays. Hip-Hop fans and music lovers headed to Prudential Center to see electrifying performances by Usher, Travis Scott, T.I., Young Thug, Flex & Friends ft. Fat Joe & Remy...
Posted on November 29th, 2016
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Lupe Looove
Vince Staples is gearing up to hit the road. The Long Beach native just announced his upcoming North American tour "The Life Aquatic Tour." Taking place in early 2017, the tour will kick off in February in San Diego and will run all the way until April, wrapping things...
joe budden the rage tour
Posted on November 23rd, 2016
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Shawn Grant
When Joe Budden makes it back to his East Coast abode he will do it with great satisfaction of a successful tour for his latest effort, Rage & the Machine. Pulling into Chicago for the last show, the New Jersey native was set to play at The Promontory, an intimate venue...
Posted on November 7th, 2016
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Lupe Looove
With A Tribe Called Quest releasing their first album in nearly 20 years, the legendary hip-hop group just announced that they'll be opening a pop-up shop in their hometown to celebrate the big day. We Got It From Here, Thank You for Your Service is set to drop this...
Posted on November 7th, 2016
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Lupe Looove
The first ever ComplexCon inaugural event went down in full effect in Long Beach, California this weekend, and day 1 certainly became one for the books. From the panelists, to the unforgetable moments, attendees not only gained wisdom but they also had a jammed packed Day 2...