Queen of The Ring is making up for lost time with cramming in this first half of the year a few fire cards. With the return of Ms. Hustle against Nu Jerzey Twork still fresh in female battle rap fans mind, QOTR cooked up a card that would live up to the last one. Panic Room 4, with its star studded roster, fit the bill.
Tyra Myricks, a celebrity designer and wardrobe stylist, who also happens to be the daughter of the late Jam Master Jay, is doing BIG things. In 2009, she launched her clothing line WEALTH and has gained a mass... Read Article
n the world of Hip Hop, visual art, which is primarily rooted in the dynamic scene of graffiti, has taken a backseat to the music, according to graff king turned graphic arts pioneer Cey Adams. Aside from his a... Read Article
With breaking as arguably one of the most competitive pillars of Hip Hop culture, it's not surprising that Red Bull's BC One Cypher Tournament in Orlando, Florida was the location of one of the culture's fierce... Read Article
The revolving door of new music talent can sometimes feel like one big game of chess — a board of different players with a variety of strengths and weaknesses, constantly moving and fighting to outsmart the com... Read Article
The Source Supports and Sponsors Harvard’s Diverse Up Before Sunrise Group’s Launch Party and Initiative
Harvard's UBSG is hosting what has been pegged as the "biggest party you've ever been to" on Sunday, May 5th from noon to 5pm.
Silence the Shame partnered with MusiCares in New York City to present The Soundtrack Of Mental Health Vol.2.
"I ain't never scared!" Say that phrase to any longtime rap fan, and the response will either be "East Side!" if you're anywhere near New York, "West Side!" if Cali vibes are your wave, "South Side!" for the... Read Article
Cassidy who boasted a astounding 5001 and o record in battling all during promo for the epic contest, took his first "L" to a rapper Goodz.
Jonathan Casillas is a New Jersey native, former Badger, and 2x Super Bowl Champion (NO Saints and NY Giants), who finished his 9 year NFL career as the defensive captain for the NY Giants in 2017. Despite care... Read Article
The Senate didn’t have the votes needed to pass the bill and he essentially brought NJ more time to get the necessary support. The problem in NJ is we have two types of people: Flintstones and Jetsons.
Exclusive: The Roots Break Down the Importance of Bringing Hip-Hop to Coachella During Their Heineken House Set
"If my memory serves correct, I think we did the first-ever Coachella, right?" - Questlove "We did do the first Coachella — I remember I had a broken foot." - Black Thought Sure, no one forgets that time ... Read Article
With women like Nicki Minaj and Cardi B currently killing it on the charts with suggestive lyrics and a steaming image to match, we'll never forget the women that paved the way for those ladies and the future f... Read Article
The annual Coachella Festival is one of the greatest live music events of the year, and The Source was on grounds for Weekend 1 to take in all that three days of rap, rock, R&B and everything in between had to ... Read Article
Using his gifting as a real estate businessman and his love for the flower, Mario Guzman has become the power force behind the most named-checked cannabis strand in Hip-Hop history, Sherbinskis (Gelato and Sunset Sherbet).
New Era is going green for spring by debuting a workwear-inspired headwear and apparel collaboration with the official Waste Management company, and we've got the first look right here on The Source. ... Read Article
Afropunk Announces 2019 Brooklyn Festival Lineup Including Jill Scott, Santigold, FKA Twigs, Danny Brown And More
AFROPUNK, the world-renowned festival and movement, has announced the lineup for its critically acclaimed, weekend-long, annual celebration, AFROPUNK BROOKLYN, which will take place on August 24 and 25 at Commo... Read Article
On this day in 1961, comedian, actor, writer, singer, producer, and director Edward Regan Murphy was born in Brooklyn, New York. Murphy grew up in Roosevelt, Long Island and was a regular with his comedy at loc... Read Article
SWAT Raids Home of ‘Love And Hip Hop’ Star Mally Mall for Human Trafficking and Exotic Pet Violations
It has been reported that the home of Bay Area rapper Mally Mall was raided by SWAT officials today on suspicion of human trafficking and exotic pet violations, according to the California Department of Fish &a... Read Article
After passing away last month to much fanfare, it has now been revealed that late battle rapper Tech 9 was facing some really serious charges at the time of his death. According to court documents from the C... Read Article