Monday Dec 2
Sheek Louch: Missy Elliott Kept Styles P Off "All About The Benjamins"
If there is one thing that has remained true about Cipha Sounds' Take It Personal for over six months is that the hip hop improv show has revealed some of the biggest secrets in Hip Hop history.
Breaking down Apache
A documentary that reveals how a forgotten record by the Incredible Bongo Band helped cement the foundation of hip hop when DJ Herc extended its percussion by playing them back to back, creating an anthem on the streets of the Bronx.
Nicole Wray gives throwback soul tunes a Toronto debut
Yep, there are hints of modern R&B at play. And sure, Nicole Wray has a long list of collaborations with some of today's biggest players .
Our five faves of the moment: 'Lizzobangers,' 'Maple and Vine,' more
The Houston-bred, Minneapolis -based rapper takes on a feminist roar in "Pants vs. Dress" and merits Missy Elliott comparisons in other tunes, but mostly she shows as much bravado and adrenaline as the manliest male MCs.
Lady Releases DJ Spinna Remix of ?Good Lovin'?
Nicole Wray, former protg of Missy Elliott who scored a hit with "Make It Hot" in 1998 and has collaborated with The Black Keys, Cam'ron, Kid Cudi, and many others, is making noise worldwide with her band as Lady .