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Megan Thee Stallion Hints at New Album

Megan Thee Stallion Confirms That She's Graduating College in Fall

During an at-home video chat session on Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show, Megan Thee Stallion confirmed that she’s been working on a new album. Visit for more information After complimenting her French bulldog Thor, Fallon delved into the status of her new album. “I’ve been recording, but you know, that’s the best thing about the […]

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland Eye Diddy and Dr. Dre For Next ‘Verzuz’ Battle

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In light of the current quarantine lifestyle, hip-hop has witnessed a couple of iconic moments. Swizz Beatz and Timbaland formation of the Verzuz battle series has hosted the most culturally desired including RZA versus DJ Premier and Monday’s Teddy Riley versus Babyface. The two powerhouse producers are on a roll and are now eyeing their […]

Doug E. Fresh Shows Off His Cooking Skills: Doug E. Chef!

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An originator of the human beatbox, Doug E. Fresh gave his Instagram audience a quick culinary class on Sunday morning. Transforming into Doug E Chef, the hip-hop pioneer also dropped a couple of jewels while stationed in his kitchen preparing a meal for his son. Visit for more information Displayed on his electric stove […]

Nicki Minaj and Big Fendi Officially Make a Public Mends

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It looks like a new chapter has started between Nicki Minaj and one of her most profiled connections, her former manager, Big Fendi. The two sat down in an interview for the premiere episode of his podcast, Big Fendi Podcast, to discuss their history and make official mend. Visit for more information According to […]

LeBron James Hit With Copyright Infringement Lawsuit from Photographer


LeBron James is now the latest celebrity who is being accused of photo theft. According to The Blast, the Lakers point guard is being sued by photographer Steven Mitchell for copyright infringement along with his multimedia company Uninterrupted Digital Ventures and management company LRMR Ventures, LLC. Visit for more information The court documents of […]

RZA Donates 30 iPads to Staten Island Elementary School Students


On Thursday (Feb. 27), RZA made an appearance at PS 78, formerly PS 14 of Stapleton in Staten Island at an assembly to gift the students with well-needed technology, 30 brand new Apple iPads, SI Live reports. Visit for more information The generous donation was a joint effort between RZA, members of the legendary […]

RZA Drops New EP of Guided Meditation Tracks for Creatives

RZA Joins Forces With Good Humor to Replace Ice Cream Jingle 'Turkey in the Straw'

RZA is without a doubt a master of many talents which is nothing short of his genuine creativity. In support of fellow creatives, right on Wu Wednesday, the abbot of the Wu-Tang Clan dropped a new EP titled Guided Explorations. The five-track EP is a part of a collaborative effort with premiere herbal tea TAZO, […]

Cardi B Set to Headline Castle Lite Unlock Concert in South Africa


Cardi B is once again on the verge of becoming a trending phenomenon in the African continent. According to Sowetan Live, the Bronx born rapper to set to headline the 10th annual Castle Lite Unlock concert in Johannesburg this summer. Visit for more information Taking place at the top of the summer on June […]

Watch Cardi B Twerk At Your Doorstep In Latest Reebok Shoe Ad

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Cardi B has once again teamed up with Reebok for another modernized pair of sneakers. On Thursday, the mega footwear corporation released a 59-second ad featuring the “Please Me” rapper in a runway show taking place on a customer’s doorstep. Visit for more information The ad is shown through the lens of a home […]

Rihanna Is Working With the Neptunes for Her New Album

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Rihanna is finally assuring her fans that 2020 will be that year she’ll be releasing new music. The Fenty CEO recently revealed that she is back in the studio and is working with The Neptunes. Visit for more information On Thursday night, Rihanna shared an image of a soundboard in her Instagram stories that […]

Shyheim Apologies For Raekwon Diss Track


In 2008, Staten Island rapper Shyheim known as The Rugged Child released a song titled “Look at Me,” which was a diss track towards Wu-Tang Clan member Raekwon. Last month, the “On and On” rapper was released from prison after doing a five-year bid. In a recent interview with Vlad TV, he issued an apology […]

2015 Audio Leaked of Bloomberg Defending Stop-and-Frisk

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An audio has been leaked of a speech by former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg where he is heard defending his stop-and-frisk policy. The audio went viral on Twitter after being featured on “The Benjamin P. Dixon Show” on Monday night. According to the New York Post, the speech took place in 2015 at […]

The Hip-Hop Pioneers of Africa: When the Culture Touched the Motherland

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Hip-Hop is powerful. If you ever want to see the force of a person, place or thing, just put it to the test. It is often said by psychologists, “familiarity breeds enjoyment.” That is sort of one of the ingredients of hip-hop culture, familiarity. Visit for more information In 1979, when the Sugarhill Gang’s […]

Seun Kuti Compares Gayle and Oprah to Black on Black Attacks in Hip-Hop

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Is the son of the legendary Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti to stand corrected? On Friday morning U.S. time, Friday afternoon in Nigerian time, Afrobeat icon Seun Kuti took to Instagram to release a string of rants starting with the facade of Nigerian professionals and ending with a piercing statement to mainstream Black rappers in America. […]

‘Wu-Tang: An American Saga’ Has Been Renewed For Season 2

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Hulu has officially renewed the highly favored scripted series, Wu-Tang: An American Saga for a second season. The series is a plodding scope into the origins of the Wu-Tang Clan collective and while mostly fictional, the series tells the tales of actual events that took place during their infancy. Season one, which featured only 10 […]

Nicki Minaj Trends on Twitter After Fans Speculate the Rapper’s Huge 2020 Comeback

Nicki Minaj Calls Out Grammys 8 Years After Being Snubbed for Best New Artist

Nicki Minaj popped up on Twitter’s trending radar Thursday night after her fan base bombarded social media with speculation about her 2020 comeback. The hashtag #NickiMinajIsComing took over barb space as her dearest supporters gathered to investigate their queen’s whereabouts. The trigger of the uproar started on Instagram when the Queen rapper shared a flyer […]