Posted on April 25th, 2017
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Ayanna Sinclair
This past Friday (April 21st), the iconic Ruff Ryders hip hop clique reunited and took over the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY for a 20-year anniversary celebration. The night was filled with ‘90s hip hop nostalgia, surprise guests and eager fans singing and rapping...
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Posted on April 15th, 2017
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Travis G
Each year, there's always at least one album in Hip Hop that brings us all together to make it an event. That album then goes on to become the force behind many conversations, whether good or bad, and lights the fire for passionate arguments and deconstructs of the body of...
Posted on April 8th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
In 2015, Joey Bada$$ captivated the Hip-Hop world with his debut album, B4.DA.$$, and now, 2 years later he's back and better than ever. At just 22-years-old, the Brooklyn rapper is courages, passionate, and a true advocate. In fact, his sophomore album, All-Amerikkkan...
Posted on April 3rd, 2017
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Lupe Looove
The time is right. The mood is set. The weather is perfect, and that only means one thing, music festival season is officially here! With so many festivals rolling out their star-studded line-ups, we have all the details you need to know about which events you must...
Posted on March 29th, 2017
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Demel Michael
Think about it. How many extraodinary things were you doing when you were just 5 months old? Think about how many movies you were in, how many albums you executive produced and how many social media followers you had. Well, for DJ Khaled's son, Asahd Khaled, things like...
Posted on March 28th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
Lets face it, R&B is alive and breathing. In an era where many say R&B is dying, Trey Songz is the one to prove that theory wrong. That old school sound that fans know and love has manifested once again in his latest album, Tremaine: The Album. Filled with...
shots fired
Posted on March 23rd, 2017
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Jay Holz
Last evening (March 22) was the series premiere of FOX's racially charged new hit series Shots Fired. The show examines a fatal shooting that took place in North Carolina that involved a police officer shooting an unarmed teenager, leaving a community up in arms. In...
Posted on March 21st, 2017
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Lupe Looove
Every March, hundreds of artists from all over the world come to SXSW, hoping to capture the attention of the thousands of music industry professionals and fans in attendance. While well-known Hip-Hop acts like Wu-Tang Clan, 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne draw massive crowds,...
Posted on March 17th, 2017
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Jay Holz
SXSW is currently underway and this year, while not quite as exciting as year's past, is still shaping up to be a memorable year on the music side. Especially after last night's "Live At The BBQ" SXSW Takeover event put on by Mass Appeal. The event was headlined by none...
Posted on February 20th, 2017
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Breanna Chi'anne
Our favorite bad gal is turning 29-years-old today! Of course we can't go through the day without recognizing the many times Rihanna has slayed. Whether its through fashion, business ventures, or just her overall rebellious attitude. She's unapologetically true to...
Plato o Plomo
Posted on February 18th, 2017
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Lupe Looove
For more than a decade, Fat Joe and Remy Ma have solidified their careers as two of the top emcees in the rap game. The Terror Squad veterans have had many chart-topping records since the early 2000s that have sent them into superstardom, and fast forwarding to today, the...
Kendrick Lamar
Posted on February 1st, 2017
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Travis G
“It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” No, it’s not Christmas. Instead, today is the start of Black History Month! A month that is set aside to highlight and celebrate the current and past contributions of Black people all over the world, there’s an inspiring...
migos culture
Posted on January 28th, 2017
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Travis G
There’s Migos and then there’s everyone else. At the least, that’s what it feels like these days due to their admirable running of Hip Hop at the moment. Going back in time, just for reflection purposes, Migos has surely come a long way since early releases like Juug...
Posted on January 28th, 2017
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Breanna Chi'anne
SweetSexySavage describes Kehlani’s debut album perfectly! She’s unafraid to keep her savage West side edge while still keeping her music genuine and passionate. Though young, Kehlani shows that she is the epitome of unapologetic independence. SweetSexySavge is her...
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Posted on January 25th, 2017
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Jay Holz
The #CivilTV Tour Diaries series with Sevyn Streeter and her "Girl Disrupted" tour continues today! The first stop we showcased was the opening show in St. Louis, where Sevyn took the time to do some interviews, hang out with the youth and more prior to a sold-out show....