Thursday Jul 24
James Brown: Big Screen Sex Machine
About 20 years ago, film producer Brian Grazer, known for his work on A Beautiful Mind, Apollo 13 and The Nutty Professor, met some of the biggest names in hip-hop, including Jay Z, LL Cool J, Slick Rick, Chuck D from Public Enemy and Ol' Dirty Bastard and RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan.
Hip-hop breakout star Barz Noble up for 6 Marlin Caribbean Music Awards
Barz Noble has been nominated for six awards at this year's Caribbean Marlin Music Awards.
Masters Of Ceremony Tour PLays American Airlines Arena Tonight
"Masters of Ceremony" - Hip-Hop Reunion concert tour bringing together some of the best-respected pioneers of the hip-hop culture.
[News] Jay Z, DMX, Public Enemy Albums Among Def Jam's "Most Notable Albums"
"Responsible for everyone from Kanye West and Rick Ross to Ja Rule and The Roots, Def Jam continues to keep us partying while occasionally thinking," the Green Label story says.
WNYC-AM New York
Why Would More Than 500 Artists Sample The Same Song?
"Since the dawn of the sampling era, there's been endless debate about the validity of music that contains samples," Mark Ronson told an audience at a TED conference in Vancouver earlier this year.