The "All Gold Everything" rapper has faded to bronze
Don't you miss when Trinidad James had donkey teeth, when he had an earth-sized afro, or above all when he just didn't give a f*@k?
In many ways, James... Read Article
There are some ways to get your music heard on Twitter, but there are other ways to definitely not make it happen.
In this installment of "How to Be a Rapper 101," I'm going to tell you about the things you... Read Article
These days there are no mysteries around the fact that, everyone and their mother wants to be a rapper; it's such a cliché that it's actually not even amusing to make fun of it anymore...but we decided to do it... Read Article
What does success look like in 2015? The usual suspects: Bill Gates, Oprah, Warren Buffett, Michael Jordan, LeBron James...and the list goes on.
As baby boomers and their parents are getting older, wiser and m... Read Article
London is a great city filled with beautiful opportunities, but interviewing one of your most listened to hip hop artists isn’t an everyday occurrence. A couple of weeks back I got to sit down with Talib Kweli.... Read Article
Dreaming of a record contract? You might have better luck becoming an astronaut.
Once upon a time, every rapper in the world dreamed of snatching a label deal. They'd snail mail their demo tape to Def Ja... Read Article
As attention shifts from the racial divide to class wars, we explore the role rap plays in perpetuating the workings of classism.
Revered for narrating the realities of America's abandoned inner-cities, Hi... Read Article
The album that introduced America to K.Dot turns two years old today. So let's toast (and take a pool full of liquor and dive in it) as we appreciate the Compton em... Read Article
What would hip-hop be without them?
Rich in word play that is executed with precise precision and and told with the tightest technique. Double-entendres that hold weight, leaving you to press pause for a min... Read Article
On September 19th-21st, The Source360 will showcase some of today's prominent and brave Poets to represent the generation.
Every generation has few courageous voices who's words express the incomprehensible ... Read Article
Back in January, WSHH presented "The Field" series, tackling gang violence in Chicago. The series continues, this time taking a closer look at Miami.
Just a few months shy of the new year, World Star Hip Hop... Read Article
"And it is of course true that pharmacologists are producing a great many new wonder drugs where the cure is almost worse than the disease. Every year the new edition of medical textbooks contains a longer and... Read Article
Why is music important?
‘‘If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music’’
― Albert Einstein
I ... Read Article
A talent that is not Common
We all have that one artist or group that gave us that pivotal moment in our affair with hip-hop. A track or beat that caught you, captured you and captivated you in such a way th... Read Article