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Friday | MTV

19 Record Store Day Releases To Fill Your Shopping Bag

There's nothing easier than swiping or clicking to get a new single or album from your favorite artist.


Related Topix: Rap, The Notorious B.I.G., Black Entertainment, Husker Du, Punk, Pop/Rock, Green Day

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Topic Hub Public Enemy's Chuck Talks About Record Store Day

This Saturday April 19th marks the return of Record Store Day , the annual holiday that encourages music fans to get out and support their local independent music retailers and pick up some of the limited edition goodies specially released for the day.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Libraries, Music, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Sir Mix-A-Lot will perform in Greeley on Saturday

Sir Mix-A-Lot appears Saturday at the Moxi Theater in downtown Greeley. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $18 in advance and $25 the day of the show.


Related Topix: Sir Mix-a-Lot, Rap, Greeley, CO, Theater, Arts, N.W.a., Black Entertainment


Flavor Flav's Legal Troubles: A History

Rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav is no stranger to legal troubles and run ins with the law.


Related Topix: The Surreal Life, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Flavor of Love, Flavor Flav, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Rap, Black Entertainment

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Flavor Flav Avoids Jail Sentence, Cops Plea Deal On Domestic Violence Charges

Flavor Flav dodged a bullet when he copped a plea deal today , and will also avoid jail time for domestic violence charges dating back to 2012.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap

Daily Mail

Public Enemy rapper Flavor Flav admits chasing girlfriend's son...

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Violent Crime, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Back When: The 49 Best Rap Albums Of '94

What's the greatest year in hip-hop history? '88, the year of Public Enemy, Big Daddy Kane, and Boogie Down Productions? '96, when ATLiens , Ironman , All Eyez On Me , and Reasonable Doubt dropped? What about 1994? Things were in a state of healthy flux in '94.


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, Big Daddy Kane, Boogie Down Productions, Hip-Hop, Epmd, Brand Nubian, A Tribe Called Quest

National Public Radio

Flavor Flav Taking Plea Deal In Vegas Battery Case

Entertainer Flavor Flav is poised to take a plea deal that would avoid trial in a Las Vegas domestic violence case.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Black Entertainment, Rap

Sunday Herald

Why Outkast's Hey Ya! has stood the test of time

"Musically and lyrically, OutKast are unusual, even given the medium's history of experimentation.


Related Topix: Outkast, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, The Pharcyde, Rap, De la Soul, N.W.a.

Sat Apr 12, 2014


LIer Chuck D named 'ambassador' of Record Store Day 2014

Like many musicians and music fans of a certain age, Chuck D has no trouble remembering the first record he bought with his own money.


Related Topix: Funk, Rap, Black Entertainment, Roosevelt, NY, Hempstead, NY, Music, Entertainment

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Detroit Free Press

How Nirvana influenced Jay Z, Lil Wayne -- and Demi Lovato?

No surprise that The Vaselines and The Pixies were major influences on Nirvana's music.


Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Lil Wayne, Pop/Rock, John Lennon

Mon Apr 07, 2014


Spike Lee & Eminem to Team Up on 'Headlights' Video

Over the weekend, Eminem revealed to fans on Instagram that his next music video will be a partnership with legendary filmmaker Spike Lee.


Related Topix: Rap, Eminem, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Naughty by Nature, D12, Hip Hop, Hip-Hop

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Nashville Scene

The great adventures of masterful storyteller and hip-hop founding father Slick Rick

Well, you could make probably make that argument for any year half a decade before or after 1988 - this is the height of hip-hop's golden age we're talking about.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Slick Rick, De la Soul, Biz Markie, Rap, Black Entertainment, N.W.a., Dr. Dre

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Public Enemy rapper Chuck D visits MU, discusses rap, education

"D, the enemy tellin' you to hear it/ they praised the music, this time they play the lyrics."


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Slate Magazine

Rhyme and Punishment

One of the most famous descriptions of hip-hop comes from Public Enemy's Chuck D, who once characterized rap music as "the black CNN."


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, CNN, The Sugarhill Gang, Hip-Hop, Nas

Fri Mar 28, 2014

DVDCreation Reviews

Grammy Award-Winning Rock Band Living Colour to Perform at Santa Fe University of Art and Design

Santa Fe University of Art and Design announced today that the Grammy Awardwinning powerhouse Living Colour will perform on campus April 19 at the Shellaberger Tennis Center as part of the universitys Artists for Positive Social Change series.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Living Colour, Santa Fe, NM, Rap, Black Entertainment

Tue Mar 25, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Flavor Flav's New York speeding case is postponed

Police say Flavor Flav was speeding and driving without a license on the Meadowbrook Parkway on Long Island on Jan. 9. DOVER, DE - JUNE 21: Flavor Flav of Public Enemy performs onstage at the Firefly Music Festival at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway on June 21, 2013 in Dover, Delaware.


Related Topix: Flavor Flav, Dover, DE, Rap, Black Entertainment, Firefly, Entertainment

Sat Mar 22, 2014


Standon Calling Confirms Headliner Public Enemy, Plus Grandmaster Flash And More For 2014

Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Public Enemy have seen over 20 years in the music business including hits such as 'Don't Believe The Hype' and 'Fight The Power'.


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, Dance, Youth, Alternative