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Run-DMC and Aerosmith Set to Reunite for 2020 Grammy Performance

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Iconic music groups Run DMC and Aerosmith are set to reunite for a legendary music moment at the upcoming Grammy Awards. Variety details the show will be on January 26 and Run-DMC is expected to join Aerosmith for “Walk This Way” during a medley of their career hits. The song was originally released in 1975 […]

Black Thought and Questlove Producing ‘Hip-Hop: Songs That Shook America’ On AMC

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Legendary lyricists Black Thought and super-producer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson of The Roots are executive producers of a six-part docuseries entitled Hip-Hop: The Songs That Shook America on AMC. On each episode of this new series put emphasis on a trailblazing song that was critical to the transformation of American music and popular culture. The artists […]

Run DMC’s Show in London Leaves Fans Wanting More

Run DMC's Show in London Leaves Fans Wanting More

It’s no secret that Hip-Hop has reached far beyond American borders as Run DMC stopped in London to perform the hits that made them into legends. Last night at the Eventim Apollo, Rev Run proved part of his wild side still remained as he proclaimed, “We got too many fucking hits.” However, some fans feel they […]

Legendary Hip-Hop Group Onyx Teams Up with Skyzoo for New Single “I’ma F*ckin Rockstar” [Listen]

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Queensbridge legends Onyx are back on the scene and teaming up with Brooklyn bred lyricist Skyzoo for the release of their new single, “I’ma F*ckin Rockstar.” The collaboration, which serves as the first single off of their upcoming return Black Rock, features a new sound that interpolates Onyx’s intense hardcore vocals, booming drums, and heavy guitar riffs […]

20 Hip-Hop Inspired Christmas Songs

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Christmas is today, and if you’re in the spirit, there might be holiday-themed music on your playlist. If you’re a Hip Hop fan, “Silent Night” or “Deck the Halls” might not be ideal tunes to get the house gathering lit. You might prefer listening to Master P and C Murda tell tales of “Christmas in […]

The Murder Case of Jam Master Jay Has Went Cold

New Netflix Documentary Examines Jam Master Jay’s Unsolved Murder

Words by Ime Ekpo When will the family of Jason Mizell get their peace? After 15 years of investigating, the New York Police Department has declared the murder case of RUN D.M.C.’s star DJ, Jam Master Jay as unresolved, thus becoming a cold case. Advertisement October 30th, 2002 will always be a day that is […]

Run-DMC’s Darryl McDaniels Demands Apology from NYPD After T.I. Concert Shooting

Since the tragic Wednesday night shooting at a T.I. concert in New York City, where Troy Ave affiliate Banga was killed and three others were wounded, there’s been a lot of finger pointing. NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton blamed the violence on the nature of Hip Hop culture, a statement Darryl McDaniels (DMC of Run-DMC) would like retracted. “The crazy […]

Daughter of Rev Run, Angela Simmons, Announces Engagement

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Daughter of Run D.M.C.’s Rev Run, Angela Simmons, has announced her engagement to a mystery man who has yet to be revealed. The 28 year old Growing Up Hip Hop and Run’s House star is normally quiet about her personal life, so it’s not surprising she hasn’t released the name of her now fiancé. Simmons took to […]

Run-DMC To Open For Red Hot Chili Peppers At Pre-Super Bowl Concert

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The energy surrounding Super Bowl 50 this Sunday is at an all time high. This year’s game will take place at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA pitting the Carolina Panthers against the Denver Broncos and with that, there will be a pre-Super Bowl concert held in nearby San Francisco, headlined by the Red Hot […]

The Grammys To Honor Run–D.M.C. With Lifetime Achievement Award

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The Recording Academy announced Wednesday (January 13, 2016) a Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to world renowned Hip Hop pioneers, Run-D.M.C., in recognition of their unparalleled contributions to Hip Hop. Selected by the Recording Academy’s National Board of Trustees, the award honors performers who have made contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field […]