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New York Hip Hop Legends Take The Stage To “Stop The Violence”

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Busta Rhymes, Funk Master Flex, Raekwon and The Lox headlined the “Legacy of Hip Hop -Stop the Violence” Concert which took place on Saturday in Staten Island’s St. George Theatre. The concert was put on by the K Woods Foundation and the Waterteam seeking to put an end to the violence in the community following […]

MaximBet/Maxim Names Nicki Minaj Global Ambassador + Creative Director


The Queen of Hip Hop Nicki Minaj was announced as the new Global Ambassador of the new sports betting company MaximBet and the new Creative Director of Maxim magazine on Tuesday (May 31). TMZ broke the news as the Pink Barbie creator shared the news with millions of followers across social media. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]

Antonio Brown & Floyd Mayweather Hit The Studio

Antonio Brown & Floyd Mayweather Hit The Studio

Drake said it best on 2010’s “Thank Me Now”: “Damn, I swear sports and music are so synonymous / ‘Cause we want to be them, and they want to be us.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Could we be getting a Floyd “Money” Mayweather verse in 2022? The undefeated boxing legend was photographed in the […]

Mustard, Casey Veggies & More Reacts To Viral L.A. Rap Report Card


No one man can have all this power. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Kool Moe Dee’s 1990 Rap Report Card – an alphabetically graded list of 90s Hip Hop stars – resurfaced on social media earlier this month and goes viral. The report card’s popularity sparked an L.A. version by magazine owner DeJon Paul that […]

The Unification of Hip-Hop Helps Dr. Martin Luther King’s Dream Stay Alive

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream has always lived through hip-hop. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Early pioneers of the genre such as Public Enemy and Run DMC to relevant rap stars like Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar have all used their lyricism to honor the great Dr. King. During Civil Rights movement in the 1950s and […]

Bobby Shmurda Reveals His G.O.A.T. Rapper Pick

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Bobby Shmurda comes from a long line of New York rappers, and he’s fully aware of the legends who came before and paved the way for him to be a leader for the new generation of rappers in the city. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Bobby took to Twitter on Tuesday, December 7th to weigh […]

Drake, J. Cole, Wale In Top 60 Stars Voted Without Classic Album by Fans

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Rappers lie, lyrics lie, numbers don’t, right? Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Several of the biggest names in popular music are named in a new fan-made poll curated by the popular Hip Hop statistics account, Hip Hop By The Numbers, going viral as it ranks the top 60 artists without classic albums, voted by fans.  […]

From Naomi Osaka To Hip Hop: Keeping It Real with Mental Health

Source Sports Naomi Osaka To Hip Hop Mental Health

Last Monday, the coldest tennis player in the game, Noami Osaka, withdrew from the French Open. Yes, you heard it right — the French Open. But, citing concerns of her own mental health, Osaka later revealed that she made the best choice for her, sidestepping the opportunity to add another Grand Slam title to her […]

Happy Birthday To Hip Hop Founding Father DJ Kool Herc!

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On this day in 1955, DJ Kool Herc was born Clive Campbell in Kingston, Jamaica. He moved to the Bronx when he was 12 years old and took on the name “Kool Herc” when he became a member of the graffiti crew the “Ex-Vandals”. The name is short for ‘Hercules’ because of his 6′ 4″ […]

ScHoolboy Q Teases 2021 Album Release

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Monday (Oct. 26th) marked ScHoolboy Q’s 34th birthday. In the midst of his celebration, the TDE emcee dropped off a gift of his own, hinting at a new release, seemingly scheduled for the beginning of 2021. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Snapping a shot of two bottles of liquors tied with a red and black […]

Janelle Monae On Misogyny in Hip-Hop: I Only Ever Want to Hear Women Rap

Janelle Monae to Headline HBO's Digital Pride Celebration 'Human by Orientation'

With all of the crumbling of expired ideals and old-world symbolism in American society, it isn’t shocking that singer and actress Janelle Monae took to social media to attack the Goliath of misogyny and patriarchy in Hip Hop. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In a series of tweets sent out just before the 4th of […]

Angie Martinez to Host ‘Untold Stories of Hip-Hop’


Angie Martinez aka “The Voice of New York” will be hosting a new show titled Untold Stories Of Hip Hop will premiere this fall on the WE tv network. According to reports, Martinez is set to sit down with Cardi B, Snoop Dogg, Queen Latifah, Ice Cube, Nelly, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled, Wyclef Jean, Ja […]