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BET’s ‘TALES’ Recap: Slick Rick’s ‘Children’s Story’ Hits Home

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“Here we go / Once upon a time not long ago…” Visit for more information Every week, BET transforms classic hip hop hits and morphs them into visual narratives. Helmed by Murder Inc. founder Irv “Lorenzo” Gotti, the second season of “TALES,” premiered it’s second installation on Tuesday, October 17, as Slick Rick‘s 1988 […]

Kendrick Lamar Might’ve Just Announced A New Album | Source News Flash

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Visit for more information Today in Source News Flash: The Internet and fans are freaking out, because Kendrick Lamar might’ve just announced that his fourth studio album may be coming soon. The message might seem cryptic, but seasoned Instagrammers, decoded it as a teaser for upcoming project.   Advertisement A post shared by Kendrick Lamar […]

Happy Birthday Slick Rick! Five Favorite Storytime Rhymes From Rick The Ruler

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Born Ricky Martin Lloyd Walters on this date in 1965 in London, England, Slick Rick is undoubtedly the best storyteller in the history of Hip Hop. Visit for more information From stories about his hectic lifestyle just “six minutes” before stage time to his almost unbelievable sexcapades, Rick The Ruler set the bar for […]

On This Day Slick Rick released The Art of Storytelling In 1999

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Slick Rick’s fourth album “The Art Of Storytelling” came out on May 25th, 1999. This was the final studio album by the British-America rapper. It was released on Def Jam Recordings. Some notable producers on the project were DJ Clark Kent and Kid Capri. This album proved to be his highest-charting album by peaking at number eight on […]

Slick Rick Gears Up For 19-City Tour

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Hip hop storyteller announces 19-city tour Visit for more information In celebrating the 25th anniversary of his ’89 debut album The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, Slick Rick has announced that he is going on a 19-city tour. The London rapper is widely known and highly regarded in the hip hop community as a legendary storyteller with […]

Leaders Of The New School Reunite For Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

Visit for more information Brooklyn was the place to be Saturday afternoon for the annual Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. During Busta Rhymes headlining set the Cash Money rapper made Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival history with a Leaders Of The New School reunion.  Advertisement   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

The Source Presents: Top 50 Lyricists (Final Preview)

Visit for more information The power of the word has always been golden in Hip-hop. Now in a age where lyricism is taking a back seat to celebrity, The Source bring you the Top 50 lyricists of all time in an effort to put some focus back on the art form.  Make no mistake. […]

Vinny Cha$e on Cheers, Entourage, & Marc Jacobs

Visit for more information I see you were shooting and directing behind the scenes of the music industry from 2004-2008. Who are some of the artists you worked with and are you still directing videos today? -Most of the people I worked with were artists like Juelz Santana, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Franchize Boys […]