The revolution has already been in progress
Life is simple but sometimes we complicate it. The Black Opera is here to simplify the music for you. They started with random singles and videos that were release... Read Article
Recently, I, along with a few other industry folk, had the honor and privilege of spending a few days in Trinidad & Tobago to check out the local talent at a Hip-Hop showcase. I had packed my bags and t... Read Article
Cool like a ceiling fan...
With the first week of November down, we are that much closer to Thanksgiving, eating our weight in food, and sales that will drive everyone in your family crazy. But before we get... Read Article
Eminem, Slim Shady, Marshall Mathers or whatever you call him, its obvious that the Detroit emcee has left his mark on the game. His witty wordplay and insanely intricate lyrics has allowed him to move ahea... Read Article
Before Peter Gunz became the most talked about person on VH1's Love and Hip Hop New York, he was a Bronx rapper with the hit song, "Deja Vu (Uptown Baby)."
Despite not making any money from the track as a re... Read Article
With the Country Music Awards airing tonight, we decided to take a look back on the most popular country/rap collaborations in the past years.
With out a doubt, Hip-Hop/Rap has ventured off to many new sub-c... Read Article
"They’re eating good in H-Town and they did it with their own sound."
Houston Rap has a simple two-pronged goal when it hits bookshelves on November 25th: document the Houston Hip-Hop scene and its relations... Read Article
Funnyman Brandon T. Jackson isn't laughing as it was revealed Tuesday that he was allegedly called the n-word by a US Airways flight attendant.
According to reports, Phoenix Police was called to tame a rowd... Read Article
Sexuality in rap music has been around since the late 1970s. From Blowfly to Too Short to 2 Live Crew to Akineyele, there have always been male rappers detailing their sex life and conquests. That all changed... Read Article
Troy Ave made his debut on the iTunes yesterday with New York City (The Album). In issue #260, which is on newsstands now, we featured him in The Source Magazine's Microphone Check column. Check out the piece ... Read Article
Whether you’re into astrology or not, you could always use some extra guidance and sometimes horoscopes can do just that. With the help of Yahoo.com, here's the daily overview for each sign. For the extended ... Read Article
When 1999 dropped, the world was introduced to a group of high school aged emcees who possessed the spirit of an age of hip-hop that they were barely old enough to witness. Led by Joey Bada$$, Pro Era were ... Read Article
Take that, Take that!
Today Sean "Diddy" Combs turns 44 years old.
The New York native mogul continues to brand himself as a man of jack of all trades, recently launching his own cable music network titl... Read Article
“Ain’t nothing cool about going to prison, aint nothing cool about bein’ a gangbanger that’s just like small time. It's time for us to be big time, start thinking with our mind instead of with our fist and our ... Read Article
B-Real (Cypress Hill), Xzibit & Demrick aka "Serial Killers", released their first project as a group last week on Halloween, the outcome, Serial Killers Vol. 1. The group first released the video to t... Read Article
Key! has slowly been making a name for himself in the Atlanta music scene. A former member of the Two-9 collective and friend to many of the up-and-coming producers hailing from the South, he has many of th... Read Article