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Steph and Ayesha Curry Pledge to Donate 1 Million Student Meals


Steph Curry and his wife, Ayesha Curry are the latest NBA players to help the families that are getting the sh*tty end of the Coronavirus pandemic. Multiple schools in the Bay Area are closing as a response to the Coronavirus threat, and unfortunately, many low-income students depend on the school’s meals. That’s why the married […]

New Documentary Focuses on the History of Bay Area Hip-Hop

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NBC Bay Area’s Emmy Award-winning series Bay Area Revelation returns with Culture of Hip Hop premiering Saturday, April 27 at 10 p.m. The one-hour documentary will explore how Hip-Hop has influenced the Bay Area and tells the story of the entrepreneurial artists who created their own sound and set their own rules. “The Bay Area […]

Take a Look at E-40’s “Savage” featuring B-Legit and Jazze Pha


Rapper E-40 has delivered on what is the first single video from his forthcoming The D-Boy Diary Book 1 & The D-Boy Diary Book 2 albums: a 42-track project slated for release on Nov. 18, 2016. Featuring B-Legit and Jazze Pha, “Savage” is only the latest from the veteran emcee, who’s managed to maintain his relevance with […]

Hiero and Souls of Mischief’s Phesto Streams New Guillotine Music EP, Shares Video for “Guillotine Necktie”


At this point in their career, the Hieroglyphics aren’t just a legendary group, they’re an institution. The Bay Area Hip Hop collective—Tajai, Phesto, Del the Funky Homosapien, Casual, Pep Love, Opio, Domino, A-Plus, DJ Toure—have maneuvered their own lane in Hip Hop culture with their seamless crew albums, success of spin off group Souls of […]

Mac Dre’s Mother Credits Drake With Inspiring Getting The Late Rapper’s Documentary Done


A new documentary about the late Mac Dre has been officially released and the Bay Area legend’s mother credits Drake with inspiring her to get it made. In an interview with, “Mac Wanda” Salvatto states that a conversation with the OVO frontman helped her realize the importance of keeping her son’s legacy alive. “I met with Drake in San […]

Snoop Dogg’s Concert Equipment Stolen — Or Not?


Snoop Dogg has reportedly experienced a burglary—but he’s denying the ordeal even took place. According to TMZ, on Tuesday [February 2, 2016], Snoop’s laptops, luggage and concert gear were all stolen after someone busted a window and cleaned out the vehicle. Thankfully no one was hurt but the theft reportedly didn’t impact his scheduled shows in […]

Happy Birthday Mac Dre! Tribute To The Founder Of “Thizz Music”

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Happy Birthday and R.I.P. Andre Louis Hicks (July 5, 1970 – November 1, 2004) better known as the West Coast legend Mac Dre On November 1, 2004, rapper Mac Dre, 34, was shot and killed by Mitchel Hermiston after a performance in Kansas City, Missouri. Today would of made his 45th birthday. Before his untimely […]

Check Out Yogy’s “On A Roll” Video


Bay Area emcee drops the new visual from his ’88 Hooligan’ project YOGY releases his fifth single from his project 88′ Hooligan. As always, his new record entitled “On A Roll” brings a dope visual in the scenic area of Death Valley where he is depicted being car jacked and left in the middle of the […]

PSD The Drivah Releases New Album ‘The Risk & Reward 2 (Cool Is In)’

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One of the OG’s in the Bay Area Hyphy and musical movements, PSD The Drivah returns with a brand new album for fans to enjoy. One of Mac Dre’s close collaborators, Drivah has paid his dues in the music scene for quite some time. His latest effort, The Risk & Reward 2 (Cool Is In), drops today and includes […]

17-Year-Old Oakland Teen Shot And Killed By 13-Year-Old Brother

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Oakland teen, Justice Toliver, killed by younger brother  17-year-old Justice Toliver was shot and killed by her 13-year-old brother at their apartment complex in Oakland’s Chinatown on Thursday. According to officials, Toliver was shot by her 13-year-old brother, Mario Toliver, shortly after noon in their apartment complex on the 800 block of Franklin Street. Advertisement […]