Hip hop

Lil Xlr8’s Compelling Indie-Infused Hip-Hop Track ‘Uh Huh (Prod. Domi)’ Earns The Spotlight

the Nevada rapper spreads the charm with its intense musical number ‘Uh Huh (Prod. Domi)’and the deep musical training of Lil Xlr8 wins the hearts of many. Emerging artist Lil Xlr8 offered brilliantly crafted songs in his career. The prolific aura of his songs leaves a lasting charm on his …

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Benzino addresses Shauna Brooks Diss Track

Benzino calls Shauna’s diss record crazy and dismisses her claims. The feud between Benzino and Shauna Brooks has been going on for quite some time now. Earlier this month, rumors swirled that Benzino was dating the transgender actress. Nonetheless, the 56-year-old quickly put those accusations to rest, saying the two …

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Hip-hop fans Delight: dapphaus teams up with Def Squad Entertainment for metaverse entry

Available in the Decentraland Metaverse, to be released at an exclusive Eric Sermon concert on May 6, 2022. The Def Squad’s iconic varsity jackets, designed, modeled and manufactured by dapphaus, are sold as Decentraland apparel for the first time We’re demystifying the metaverse by making it accessible to the masses, …

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Who owns the death row files? – 30 years of hip-hop label history

Photo Credit: Death Row Music So who owns Death Row Records in 2022? Snoop Dogg owns the label and has big NFT plans for it. Here is a brief history of ownership of Death Row Records. Death Row Records was founded in 1991 by The DOC, Dr. Dre, Suge Knight …

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Hip-hop promoter Bobby Bookings makes big moves in the Midwest

Robert Coates (second from bottom left, clockwise) with the Bobby Bookings team. (Photo courtesy of Robert Coates) Bobby Bookings has made a name for itself in Rochester, Minnesota as the city’s leading promoter of concerts and events. He played a pivotal role in bringing top hip-hop artists to the city. …

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Spotlight on local music: Icy Ike loves the freedom of hip-hop

By Julien A. Luebbers For the spokesperson’s review Icy Ike has been making music since high school, when laid back freestyle rap turned into something a little more serious. Now, with his latest single “When I Fall”, the Spokane artist shows what these last years of practice can create. Before …

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Immerse yourself in the magical blend of soul, hip-hop and R&B with artist Jericho’s stunning tracks

Rising artist Jericho has been following his passion for music for a long time. His diverse talent for playing with multiple genres makes him highly recommended. The music industry is flooded with many hip-hop artists, and I’ve been listening to hip-hop for a long time. Recently, I met an artist …

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what motivates Anne Aly to work

welcome to Quick Q – Monday Media’s weekly Q&A series dedicated to learning more about the personalities who matter most in the Australian media landscape. Every week The Sydney Morning Herald and age asks key personalities from corporate media, business, sports, federal politics, radio, television and culture to answer a …

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Hip-hop, improv comedy and live theater collide with “Freestyle Love Supreme”

By Beth Mac April 21, 2022 Photo: Joan Marcus Before Lin-Manuel Miranda Conceived His Broadway Hip-Hop Hit hamiltonhe helped form a small hip-hop improv group in 2004 called Freestyle Love Supreme (FSL). Overshadowed by the success of the ideas and pieces Manuel created while in this band, FLS mesmerized audiences …

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‘Consider Southern hip-hop’: Teachers bring Southern hip-hop festival to Chapel Hill

Artists and performers from North Carolina and other Southern states will gather this weekend in Chapel Hill for Hip Hop South, a celebration of the region’s unique artistic styles. Starting April 22, the festival will feature two evenings of live music at multiple venues, including Cat’s Cradle. There will also …

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Top 5 Best Rapper x Air Jordan Collabs Ever

Hip-hop has always dominated popular culture. As it stands, it is the most popular genre in the world and as a result, many people seek to emulate the fashion choices of the biggest stars of the genre. Over the decades, hip-hop artists have been huge purveyors of sneaker culture and …

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Things To Do: Snotty Nose Ground Kids, Warehouse Live, April 25, 2022

When we spoke on the phone with Quinton “Yung Trybez” Nyce and Darren “Young D” Metz — the native hip-hop duo known as the Snotty Nose Rez Kids — they were only a few hundred miles away in Austin. for the SXSW festivities. Though they delighted South By audiences with …

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First-ever “Trill on Wheels” hip-hop bike tour takes you on a journey through Houston’s Third Ward

HOUSTON – The City of Houston strongly encourages people to consider using alternate modes of transportation to get out of their car and consider walking, biking, or using public transportation. Trill on Wheels is Third Ward’s new, first, and only eco-friendly pedal-powered hip-hop bar — a great way to get …

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Hip-hop artist King ISO shares the inspiring story behind his name

Photo courtesy of King ISO Rapper King ISO recently spoke with deployment and shared the inspiring story of how he overcame his battles with mental health and transformed into the successful musician he is today. The story behind the name is sure to inspire. Can you first tell me who …

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Newsroom After Hours returns April 15 with Hip Hop Night | News Life & Culture

MANSFIELD – High energy, festive vibe and lyrical are the words artists soon to perform in Richland Source’s newsroom have used to describe their music. Richland Source’s After Hours Newsroom returns in 2022 with shows in April, May, June, August and October. The first show, April 15, will feature five …

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Immerse yourself in abstract hip-hop with Diz’s “ULTRA.VIOLET”

No one embodies the measured IDGAF spirit of Earl Sweatshirt and Wiki more than Diz, an abstract center-left emcee who marries his music with his mentality. Both a battle with demons and a lap of honor, the 19-year-old’s third album ULTRAVIOLET is perhaps the perfect showcase for the new generation …

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In concert, Erica Banks demonstrates that she is a fierce hip-hop force to be reckoned with

Don’t you know the female musical artist named Summer Walker? Well, she’s not a rocker, indie-folkster, rapper, or princess of pop… Put simply, the talented Atlanta-born singer is on her way to becoming a world-famous R&B diva. The pure and unadulterated soul devotees are showing their undying love to her …

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Grammys 2022: How to see the nominees and performers live in concert

Many of the biggest musical artists of 2022 like BTS, Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo will be making appearances at this year’s Grammy Awards on Sunday, April 3. While it can be exciting to watch these electric performers on TV, there’s nothing better than seeing them live. Below is a …

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Rapper accuses Dreamville of copying song, label reportedly responds

A rapper claimed that a song on the label’s “D-Day: Gangsta Grillz Mixtape” sounded a lot like his, but he later said he cleared things up with them. It’s always a good day to receive new music from Dreamville, but the label has come under fire after an artist claimed …

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Miami reality star Amara La Negra reveals her boyfriend is the father of her twin girls

Amara La Negra from “Love & Hip Hop: Miami” basks in her pregnancy as she awaits the arrival of twin girls. The reality TV star left fans in awe over the new maternity photos she shared on Tuesday, March 29. After sharing beautiful photos that included her mother, the Afro-Latin …

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History of the Hip-Hop Awards: 30 Milestones – Billboard

Will Smith made history on Sunday, March 27, and not just for the slap he heard “around the world.” He also became the first artist to debut as a rapper to win an Oscar for his acting role. Smith won Best Actor for his performance as Richard Williams, father and …

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Mega-star and hip-hop musical artist Kyai Taylor is turning heads with his unique musical craft

Kyai Taylor survived the worst places to emerge in the best places. Kyai was up for the challenge and overcame the pain, establishing himself as one of the next stars. Kyai, from New York but now living in Los Angeles, has had a great year so far. He made “My …

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Is Hip-Hop the new K-Pop for luxury brands in China?

Hip-hop is a cultural phenomenon that has expanded the possibilities of music through innovative use of language and technology. Like many subcultures before it, more than just a gender, it represents a series of attitudes and perhaps even beliefs. Growing in popularity since its groundbreaking origins, it is now arguably …

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Jay-Z, Drake and more of photographer Shareif Ziyadat’s best shots – Billboard

From legendary rappers who crafted classic albums to groundbreaking moments that changed the genre, hip-hop’s history is storied – and avid photojournalist Shareif Ziyadat has captured countless pivotal moments, one snapshot at a time. A key cog in the culture for over 25 years, Ziyadat has photographed the likes of …

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Machine Gun Kelly teases collaboration with Playboi Carti

Some fans wanted to know if MGK would work with Carti. Machine Gun Kelly has entered the world of pop punk over the past couple of years, and for many, his foray into the genre has been a mixed one. Fans of the genre believe that MGK is a poser …

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Fast Rising Hip Hop Star, 0luxure, ready to conquer the music industry with his unique and distinctive sound

March 17, 2022 – Rising hip-hop star 0luxure is set to take the music industry by storm with his unique and distinctive sound. The phenomenal hip-hop star has been described by fans around the world as a truly versatile performer with an incredible vocal range and exceptional lyrical dexterity. 0luxure, …

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Kelis’ husband, Mike Mora, dies of stomach cancer | The latest hip-hop news, music and media

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: @kelis / Instagram Mike Mora, husband of singer and chef Kelis, has died. He was only 37 years old. Mora lost his battle with stage 4 stomach cancer. Kelis’ management confirmed his death, per ET. “Sadly, it is true that Mike Mora has passed away,” …

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Rick Ross says hip-hop embraces LGBTQ+ rappers

Ross wants all gay rappers to pursue their dreams. With the recent emergence of gay hip-hop icons like Lil Nas X, the topic of the LGBTQ+ community has been a major talking point among fans who are artists. For Nas X, he never felt as accepted or respected as he …

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Big Boi, 9th Wonder, Rapsody and The Soul Council to headline new Hip Hop South festival in Chapel Hill

By Tyler Bunzey March 12, 2022 Carolina Performing Arts has announced an exciting new hip-hop festival at the Triangle in April. The Hip Hop South Festival features an impressive lineup of hip-hop heavyweights over the course of two days (April 22-23) performing at iconic venues like Cat’s Cradle and historic …

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Spotify is experiencing technical difficulties | The latest hip-hop news, music and media

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: NurPhoto/Getty For about an hour and a half on Tuesday, Spotify users were cut off from the world of music and podcast streaming as the platform experienced widespread technical issues, causing its users across the United States to complain about access issues through their app …

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Latto’s secret function is apparently 21 Savage, not Cardi B or Nicki Minaj

Latto and 21 Savage have reportedly been spotted filming a new music video, seemingly confirming that Savage is the secret feature for his upcoming single. Latto fans have guessed over the past few days who the rapper was referring to when she revealed hints of the featured artist on her …

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Belmont Vision – James Cole has the audience singing and sliding into the Hip Hop / R&B Showcase victory

James Cole has won the Hip Hop/R&B Showcase on the very stage he dreamed of performing on. Showcase inspired Cole to perform, but also reinforced his decision to attend Belmont. Doing his young man proud, the eldest did exactly what he came here to do – and since Saturday’s win …

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The best new hip-hop this week

This week’s best new hip-hop features albums, videos, and songs from Cordae, Latto, Pusha T, and more. This impressive week saw the releases of “Head High” by Joey Badass, “Starlight” by Dave, “Still Here” by Morray with Cordae, “Hear Me Clearly” by Nigo with Pusha T, “Sometimes” by Blxst with …

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Hip-hop artist Yikes859’s hugely interesting number ‘Jump Out’ breaks down the walls of conventionalism

Dance to the captivating sounds of ‘Exit from’ number well done and performed by Ouch859, spreading the irresistible and intimidating vibrations of hip-hop music, with its musicality. His musical journey has been extremely encouraging and inspiring for many budding artists. The truthful nature of her voice and extremely powerful songwriting …

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Travis Barker, a “proud” father after his son Landon’s first hip-hop show

Travis Barker said he was a proud father after his 18-year-old son Landon Barker’s first public gig as a hip-hop artist last week. Landon performs and records under the name OTG Landon, which means he is “on the job”. The young musician started releasing R&B-tinged rap tracks in 2018. After …

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Sungura Amuli singer turns to hip-hop

BY AGATHA CHUMA SUNGURA musician Gift Amuli seems to have been charmed by the positive response to his hip-hop single and plans to have more similar tracks on his upcoming album titled Hurongerana. Amuli ventured into the unknown genre when he collaborated with hip-hop artists Leefire and Tatman for a …

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Have they gone too far? Questions arise after a popular figure in the hip hop community was shot dead by bounty hunters in the Fifth Ward

HOUSTON – The death of a man who was shot and killed by bounty hunters in northeast Houston on Wednesday night raises questions about the rules that apply regarding what those who are not the typical law enforcement officers recognized by the public – can and cannot be done when …

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LETTER: Hip hop has a negative effect on culture | Letters

Some people have waited breathlessly for analysis of the elaborate Super Bowl halftime show. NFL and Pepsi have apparently taken over this place because rap music is now the number one genre. Juan Williams, a black co-host on Fox News, wrote a very informative analysis of the hip hop craze. …

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CoaCris, the hip-hop artist, imposes himself with the electrifying song “The Girl Behind the Wall”

Coa Cristhe hip-hop entertainer spreads his musical aura with brilliant songs. “The Girl Behind the Wall” receives a lot of attention for its skillful presentation. Emerging hip-hop artist coacris entertains everyone with its outstanding soundtracks. The young and talented artist has risen to prominence in the music industry by giving …

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Larry Davis killed in Shawangunk prison 14 years ago

Some say he was 50 Cent before 50 Cent. Some called him “the Robin Hood of the Ghetto”, while the establishment dubbed him “the crack city terminator”. In the hood, his solution is seen as the only possible answer to an ongoing epidemic of police brutality. Some of your favorite …

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RZA Opens Up About Losing “More Hip-Hop Artists In The Last Years Than Ever”

During a new interview, RZA shared his thoughts on the death toll in hip-hop. “We’ve lost more hip-hop artists in recent years than ever before,” the Wu-Tang Clan legend told the FinancialTimes. “Growing up in the golden age of hip-hop, we may have lost a few artists, but not a …

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Daily Visuals 2.16.22 | Daily Visuals 2.16.22 | The latest hip-hop news, music and media

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Bernard Smalls / @PhotosByBeanz A few days ago, Wiz Khalifa and Juicy J released their first collaborative project in The night of the stoners and you all know that with a new project comes new visuals and that’s exactly what you get from both today. …

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Since hitting ‘Sensitive,’ Chicago hip-hop artist Dreamer Isioma has been on a whirlwind of newfound fame | Agriculture

CHICAGO – Dreamer Isioma imagines a new world. Their debut album, “Goodnight Dreamer”, which will be released on February 23, is the embodiment of this vision. “I was like, I’m sick of the world I live in now. My life kinda sucks. full album began in March 2020, just at …

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Snoop Dogg Excited To Add To Hip-Hop Legacy With Super Bowl LVI Performance “Dream Come True”

Snoop Dogg said his upcoming performance alongside Dr. Dre, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and Mary J. Blige at the Super Bowl LVI Pepsi Halftime Show is a “dream come true.” In a recent interview with The Associated Press, Dogg spoke about the halftime gig, which he says is important to the …

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Hip-hop duo The Reminders will work with students in the Salina area,

Reminders. Photo courtesy of Salina Arts &; Humanities”/>Reminders. Photo courtesy of Salina Arts & Humanities By SALINA POST Salina Arts & Humanities has announced a residency for a visionary Denver hip-hop duo performing later this month. Reminders are set to work with students at Salina-area schools Feb. 23-25, through Salina …

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On Beat With Bradley: Hip Hop Writer Visits UA Poetry Center to Talk Music’s Impact on Black Southern Culture | Currents function

Click to enlarge Regina Bradley is a hip-hop scholar who teaches at Kennesaw State University. She is also the author of the books Stankonia Chronicle and Boondock Kollage and co-hosts a podcast, Bottom of the map. She will be in Tucson to discuss Southern hip hop in …

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‘Battlefield 2042’ Reimbursement Petition Gets Over 25,000 Signatures | The latest hip-hop news, music and media

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: EA/DICE The spinoff of EA’s once-promising shooter, Battlefield 2042, keep on going. Battlefield 2042 is still in shock after its launch, thanks in large part to “breakthrough bugs”, lack of content and other issues. Through game informant, gamers who enthusiastically spent money on the game, …

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Super Bowl 56 halftime show: Who are the performers and what time does it start?

The Super Bowl will feel some California love this year. In addition to the Los Angeles Rams hosting the Cincinnati Bengals at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood for this season’s edition of the championship game, Southern California will be well represented at the halftime show. Los Angeles-area natives Dr. Dre, Snoop …

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When hip-hop was young | the new yorker

There is a casualness to these images, suggestions that Kwon was part of the scene, not a disturbance. She grew up in New Haven, the third and youngest child of Korean immigrants. She arrived in Manhattan in the 80s, at a time when hip-hop was slowly taking over the city. …

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Latin superstar Maluma on music and fashion influences

As one of the leading voices in Latin music, Maluma – the stage name of Juan Luis Londoño – achieved worldwide fame. With chart topping songs, millions of albums sold, record concerts, awards, magazine covers and brand partnerships, her star continues to rise with the recent release of her EP …

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A Timeless Phenomenon Created By A Legendary Hip-Hop Genius: JT Money Delivers New Single Under Band Undeniable

Led by masterful brilliance and unparalleled humility, rap icon JT Money promises the best of the genre with his original and artistic compositions. Few up-and-coming artists have had as much of an impact on the industry as veteran hip-hop artist, JT Money, who has been sending ripples through the music …

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Lil’ Kim, Jadakiss, Ja Rule, Ma$e and Lil’ Cease Perform at DJ Cassidy’s “Pass The Mic” Live

Lil’ Kim released surprise artists Lil’ Cease and Jadakiss for DJ Cassidy’s first-ever “Pass The Mic” live event in Miami on Saturday. Lil’ Kim, Jadakiss, Ja Rule, Ma$e and Lil’ Cease all rocked the stage at the 2022 Pegasus World Cup horse race in Miami this weekend, proving that 90s …

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Best West Coast Song at Best

Best West Coast Song. Erlewine went on to say that the record doesn’t have all the warmth of his classic albums, but it does. Beth’s top ten current songs. SubDocta’s new EP “West Coast Wobble” is now available on runthetrap.com West Coast Classics is a radio station featured in Grand …

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Dilla Time delves into the life and legacy of J Dilla

Q-Tip connected James with a track on Busta Rhymes’ solo debut, who was so overwhelmed by James’ spasmodic bass drum that Busta changed his rhyme scheme to accommodate his stuttering pitch. Busta called the song “Still Shining”. Tip introduced James to his De La Soul friends, who feigned disinterest in …

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50 Cent’s New Series Examines Hip-Hop’s Unsolved Murders

*50 cents at teams up with EP “Love & Hip Hop” Mona Scott Young for a new docuseries that will attempt to solve some of rap’s most notorious murders. “Hip Hop Homicides,” is an eight-episode series airing on WeTV that will highlight the unsolved murders, according to deadline. It will …

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The Andy Milonakis NFT Show, EP. 18 – A hip-hop album in NFT form

Tonight on The Andy Milonakis NFT Show: For one, the Goat Soup NFT Collection floor price has stagnated. He lost the momentum he had with the Gary Vee pump. On the other hand, a storm is brewing. Slowly but surely Andy continues to add utility, roll out bonuses, and build …

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J Dilla “reinvents rhythm”, says Dan Charnas in “Dilla Time”

January 22, 2022 Dilla time. By Dan Charnas. MCD; 480 pages; $30 and £23.99 JIT SUBTITLE of this biography of hip-hop producer James Yancey—Jay Dee, J Dilla—says he “reinvented the beat.” To test this bold claim, fire up a streaming service and play D’Angelo’s album “Voodoo,” released in 2000. Once …

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Chuck D brings ‘The History of Hip-Hop’ to PBS

LOS ANGELES, CA – JANUARY 05: Chuck D performs onstage during Michael Muller’s HEAVEN presented by The Art of Elysium on January 5, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Randy Shropshire/Getty Images for The Art of Elysium)Photo: Randy Shropshire (Getty Images) PBS, which is renowned for its countless series …

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6 people shot at rap concert at University of Oregon, performer says ‘There’s blood everywhere’

Filming of the concert reportedly left one person in critical condition. The University of Oregon faced chaos this weekend. Like KGW8 reports, a shooting that took place outside WOW Hall in downtown Eugene affected six people and left one attendee in critical condition. At around 9:30 p.m. Friday night, police …

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The Boom Box Hip Hop Series is Coming to Harriman

Amber Alert issued for missing boy in Tellico Plains 26 minutes ago TBI issues AMBER alert for missing 6-year-old Monroe… 3 hours ago AMBER Alert issued for Monroe County boy 4 hours ago A Corryton farmer was worried about rezoning which is putting rural areas in the region… 11 hours …

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Young Dolph Murder Suspects Arrested and Charged | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Shelby County Sheriff’s Office / Shelby County Sheriff’s Office A month and a half after Young Dolph was shot dead in his hometown of Memphis, TN, authorities announced they had charged two men who they said were behind the murder of the beloved rapper. FOX13 …

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Sweat Earl, Montell Fish & More – Billboard

A year has passed. For the good of our hearts, we’ll save you the talk highlighting all the amazing acts we discovered in 2021, and instead jump right into the new stuff for 2022. From the soulful sounds of Montell Fish and Brittany Campbell, to the bass-rich bangers of Leikeli47 …

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Hip Hop Artist Partners With Sportsbet As Global Ambassador

King Kaka, award-winning hip hop artist, philanthropist and entrepreneur, has partnered with crypto-run sports betting site Sportsbet to become the brand’s global ambassador in East Africa. Sportsbet.io offers thousands of markets and events and has signed a number of sponsorships with football clubs including São Paulo, Southampton and Arsenal. Being …

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Monday Motivation: Shilpa Shetty Indulging In New Style Of Hip Hop Aerobics Will Motivate You To Hit The Gym

The New Year’s celebrations are over and almost everyone is back to their normal lives. A lot may have changed for many of us, but for Shilpa Shetty, one thing that was and will continue to be an integral part of her life and will remain the same is fitness. …

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Travis Scott returns to Instagram, gets love from Kylie Jenner, Roddy Ricch, Sheck Wes and more

This is Scott’s first post since the Astroworld tragedy almost two months ago. Travis Scott is back on social media. After a nearly two-month hiatus, the 30-year-old shared his first Instagram post – a black-and-white photo of his side profile with a short, sweet caption, reading, “always” followed by a …

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Nintendo president warns of potential switch fight in 2022 | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Nintendo / Nintendo Switch (OLED model) New year, same problems when it comes to getting a new video game console. As seen on Destructoid, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa has warned gamers of potential shortages of Nintendo Switch consoles that will once again be the subject …

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“The influence of Islam on hip-hop is enormous” – RealnoeVremya.com

The recitative is not something foreign to Muslims Many religious associations perceive hip-hop as an effective means of communicating with young people. At the same time, young rappers themselves often look to the Almighty in their work. How one of the most striking phenomena of African-American culture gets along with …

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British rapper Drill M24 released from prison; Freestyle Drops

M24 reflected on his time behind bars: “Prison is a perfect place, I don’t wish that on anyone,” he rapped on a new freestyle. M24 was released from prison after serving three months for possession of a knife. The rapper from Brixton, south London, was sentenced to six months in …

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Drake and Adonis adorably enjoy Christmas time together

Drake has a lot to celebrate at Christmas this year. All in all, Drake has had a phenomenal year. From the fall Boy in love certified to make things right with Kanye West, Drake did it all. With each new album, he continues to build his CV, and fans don’t …

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Drake gets Virgil Abloh tattoo | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Bennett Raglin / Getty It has been a few weeks since Virgil Abloh’s shocking passing and while many of his famous friends have expressed grief and shared heartfelt memories, Drake has made sure the Off-White genius is a part of him forever. A photo of …

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BTS’s Suga Is The First K-Pop Artist To Reach # 1 On Billboard’s R&B And Hip-Hop Sales Charts

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – FEBRUARY 21: SUGA of K-pop boy group BTS visits the show “Today” at … [+] Rockefeller Plaza on February 21, 2020 in New York City. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil / Getty Images) Getty Images Suga from BTS group enjoys massive week on the Billboard graphics …

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Future sparks debate among hip-hop fans by claiming, “In the streets, I’m taller than Jay-Z”

Future sparks debate among hip-hop fans by claiming, “In the streets, I’m taller than Jay-Z” By Sonia Horon For Dailymail.Com Posted: 11:15 p.m. EST, December 19, 2021 | Update: 03:11 EST, December 20, 2021 Rapper Future – born Nayvadius DeMun Wilburn – caused a stir online Friday when he took …

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10 essential Dallas rap tracks

During the summer Texas monthly hired some of the state’s most passionate Texas hip-hop critics, fans and reporters to create what the magazine called “Texas’ 20 Essential Rap Songs.” The Editorial Package contains articles, essays and blurbs on the origins and evolution of hip-hop in the Lone Star State, dating …

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Malu Trevejo threatens to expose Travis Scott if he doesn’t let her break his contract

Three weeks after announcing that she had signed with Cactus Jack, Trevejo announced that she was leaving the label. As if Travis Scott needed more drama in his life, Malu Trevejo showed up with a veiled threat. The internet superstar went from being a social media maven to being a …

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Nas’ ‘King’s Disease II’ – The Undefeated

The Undefeated asked our authors to choose the most important albums from a crazy year. Find the rest of their selections here. There is always the implicit question of what we do with our seasoned hip-hop artists. Unlike other genres, in hip-hop, older artists typically don’t get Las Vegas residencies …

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Hip-hop Santa Claus visits La Crosse

December 11, 2021 3:19 PM Posted: December 11, 2021 3:19 PM Update: December 11, 2021 3:20 PM LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WKBT) – Hope Restores and Black Student Leaders in La Crosse are celebrating the holidays with a twist. Hope Restores and Black Student Leaders Host Vacation Reunion, Host and Eat …

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NBA YoungBoy shows off her black and white makeup once again

The rapper recently said he felt “right at home” in his new look as fans weighed in. It’s not uncommon for rock artists to put on a bit of eyeliner or even make up their faces, but when NBA YoungBoy expressed that he too enjoyed the practice, hip hop fans …

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Nicole Young Says Dr Dre Spends $ 7 Million A Month On ‘Spoilers’ As Prenuptial Procedure Rages On

Dr Dre’s ex-wife says the legendary hip hop producer has an unfair advantage in their premarital battle. Dr. Dre’s divorce from Nicole Young has been messy. As the former couple broke up and legally divorced in 2020, their legal battle over their prenuptial agreement rages on today. Dr Dre, whose …

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Nick Cannon spoke on Twitter due to revealing tight pants | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Gilbert Carrasquillo / Getty Nick canon is known for many things and that includes his sprawling media empire and prolific fathering abilities. Adding to its list of accolades, Twitter has taken note of the artist’s “situation” and the social media network is plagued by thirst. …

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A road trip with Ireland’s most exciting hip hop artists

IT’S A DAY off and you might just want a quiet spot and a comfy chair. We have selected the best readings of the week for you. 1. Succession A look at misogyny in the excellent Succession series. (The Guardian, approx.6 min read) Women are not allowed to be successful …

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Keri Hilson Says “Family Hip Hop Christmas” is about “honoring your family, not living for the world” – CBS San Francisco

(ViacomCBS) – VH1 presents Hip-hop family Christmas Airs Monday, December 6 at 9 p.m. ET / PT. Hip-hop family Christmas stars Keri Hilson, Ne-Yo, Terrence J, Serayah, MC Lyte, Redman and more in film telling the story of hip-hop’s most famous family after agreeing to appear on Christmas TV special …

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Takeoff announces NTF “Apes In Space” platform with benefits

A lucky owner will join Takeoff on a future trip to space. Another rapper is embarking on the NFT path and this time Takeoff from Migos adds his name to the financially lucrative industry. It’s not just an NFT collection: Takeoff is looking to launch into space with a lucky …

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Gumbo Music event in Pensacola will feature a mix of hip-hop, R&B and soul talent

Regina Baker, a resident of Pensacola, has always loved music and the business side of the industry. “I’ve always loved the arts, and I love so many elements of the arts and even business,” said Baker, a producer known as Mvtha Cval. “The business is a puzzle, but there is …

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Virgil Abloh dies of cancer | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Craig Barritt / Getty Renowned designer Virgil Abloh has left us. He was only 41 years old. Louis Vuitton, where Abloh was artistic director of men’s fashion, and Off-White, the brand he founded in 2012, announced his death. Abloh is said to have battled cancer …

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Boosie Badazz says Louisiana has gay and non-homophobic killers

He also once again praised Big Freedia for standing up for him. Those VladTV Boosie Badazz’s interviews continue to captivate Hip Hop. A major element of his last encounter with the outlet centers on his recent viral moments with Lil Nas X. Boosie received backlash for his homophobic remarks, but …

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Hip-Hop Story: A Marvelous ‘Hamilton’ Finally Takes the Stage in Tucson | Arts: characteristic

In Hamilton’s opening scene, the characters who will become America’s founding fathers take over the stage. There’s a Jefferson here and a Madison over there and a Washington over there. But there’s also a newbie, and suspicious Aaron Burr demands to know who this man is. “What’s your name, man? …

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‘The Hip Hop Nutcracker’ to screen at Palace Theater

The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts will present The Hip Hop Nutcracker at the Palace Theater on December 4thCredit: Courtesy of Timothy Norris A contemporary take on the Christmas classic “The Nutcracker” will return to the Palace Theater for the holiday season. Based on ETA Hoffmann’s 1816 tale, “The …

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BTS hitmakers mark their authority at American Music Awards

NEW YORK (AP) – South Korean superstars BTS were crowned Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards on Sunday, dismissing challenges from Taylor Swift, Drake and The Weeknd as they won a total of three awards and teamed up with Coldplay for a loud “My Universe” and closed …

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See the photos from the set of the new IDLES album “Crawler”

It was in the midst of an extended quarantine during a spate of Covid cases in England in early 2021, and hard rock band Idles themselves were locked up. Locked up for nearly two weeks in Peter Gabriel’s residential Real World Studios in Bath, England, the band worked hard to …

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Mega Producer Mona Scott-Young Celebrates Hip-Hop, Expands Reality Empire to Include More People • EBONY

Mona Scott-Young, the woman behind some of the biggest reality TV shows, is going to have one hell of a hip-hop history month in November. “We just celebrated Missy Elliott, a hip hop icon. She received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, ”says Scott-Young. “It was a momentous …

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New Music With Nick: Kanye West’s ‘Donda’

Welcome to “New Music with Nick”. In this column, I will be reviewing some of the most notable album releases in various genres, with a focus on hip-hop, R&B and pop music. Join me as we explore the ever-changing landscape of the streaming age. Kanye West: “Donda“ (August 29, 2021) …

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‘Queens’ Producer Zahir McGhee Explains How His Series Explores Misogyny In The Hip Hop Community • EBONY

Hip-hop is infused at the very heart of our culture. However, women’s stories have often been overlooked due to misogynist, sexism, and even ageism. With his new drama series Queens, writer-producer Zahir McGhee wanted to change that. The musical drama follows now-defunct hip-hop group The Nasty B * tches two …

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Casper Culmination’s Jazz and Hip-Hop Combo Performs at Lyric

Reed Hilton and Mario Feraud from Culmination (Facebook) CASPER, Wyo – The Casper-based hip-hop, jazz, R&B and soul duo Culmination will perform old hits and many new pandemic-inspired tracks at The Lyric this Thursday. Originally a group of five, the group lost three members during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to …

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Dr. Dre, Doug E. Fresh, Grand Master D, and more

Check out Dr. Dre and one of Doug E. Fresh’s first performances as “Human Beatbox”. On November 6, 2021, the Universal Hip Hop Museum and AllHipHop.com will celebrate Hip Hop History Month by featuring Dr. Dre and a skate party on fire at the Eclipse Roller Rink in East New …

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Dr Dre shares heartfelt message from Snoop Dogg

Dr Dre shared an inspiring video Snoop Dogg sent him on Instagram. Dr Dre posted an inspirational video Snoop Dogg sent him on Instagram on Saturday and thanked him for his positive energy. Dre also thanked everyone who sent her positive messages in the wake of her grandmother’s passing. “Ever …

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DC rapper Fat Trel released from prison

Fat Trel was released from prison this week. DC rapper Fat Trel was released from prison earlier this week after being arrested for possession of a gun and ammunition in 2018. Trel was seen exiting the penitentiary in a clip posted on social media. “You know what it is,” he …

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