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[News] Eminem, Tupac, Jay Z Blended With 17th Century Art By Artist Amar Stewart
Exclusive: Stewart explains how he was inspired to create his "Hip Hop Royalty" series, which also features The Notorious B.I.G., Eazy-E and Ol' Dirty Bastard, among others.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
(Hed) P.E.: Evolution [Reviews]
Released: Jul 22, 2014 Genre: Rapcore, Alternative Metal Label: Pavement Entertainment Number Of Tracks: 12 This will mark the first album released by p.e. that does not include DJ Product 1969, and essentially the music is straightforward punk, rock and metal as a result.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
[News] Tupac's Determination To Be Authentic Killed Him, According To Beastie Boys' Mike D
Beastie Boys' Mike D recently spoke on the passing of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac during an interview with Vanity Fair .
Mon Jul 28, 2014
50 Cent And G-Unit Remix An R&B Classic On 'Come Up': Listen
Since G-Unit reunited in June, the crew has dropped a number of remixes to some of this year's notable hip-hop hits, from " Loyal " to " 0-100/The Catch Up ."
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Trey Songz's sixth LP skates on the edges of modern hip-hop while remaining true to his R&B Lothario roots.
Darkside Releases New EP 'Free Agent (Tru Stories)'
The DJ, rapper, and music producer known as Darkside has released his latest EP album, 'Free Agent .'
Wed Jul 23, 2014
[News] Rolling Stone Lists "20 Biggest Songs of the Summer: The 1990s"
Rolling Stone has compiled a list of "20 Biggest Songs of the Summer: The 1990s," a grouping that features a number of Rap and R&B songs.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
[News] Kendrick Lamar Says Jay Z, The Notorious B.I.G. "Will Always...
Compton, California rapper Kendrick Lamar caused a brief uproar in rap when he declared himself "the king of New York" in his verse on Big Sean's "Control."
Conchita Wurst Covers Cher's 'Believe'
Eurovision winner and groundbreaking drag queen Conchita Wurst wowed with a stunning cover of Cher's "Believe" on the Austrian TV show "Starnacht am Woerthersee" last week.
Common paints thought-provoking picture of Chicago life on 'Nobody's Smiling'
CLEVELAND, Ohio - There's no mistaking the vibe of Common's 10th studio album, "Nobody's Smiling," whether it's through the title or opening track "The Neighborhood."
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The New Yorker
The Eternal "Illmatic"
Hip-hop abounds with birthday references. Most involve partying, birthday suits, and, though food in rap is its own great subject, cake.
Dynamic Duo takes - giant step' with DJ Premier collaboration
Famed American hip-hop mastermind DJ Premier has produced beats for A-list artists including Jay Z, Kanye West, the late Notorious B.I.G, Maroon 5 and The Black Eyed Peas.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Ill Justice Releases New LP 'Industry Standard'
The performer and producer of hip hop known as Ill Justice has released his new LP record, 'Industry Standard.'
Fri Jul 11, 2014
10 Ways Lil' Kim Crushed the '90s 10 Ways Lil' Kim Ruled the '90s
If your first thought is BeyoncA© when you hear Queen B, we're not mad, but before YoncA© there was the original Queen Bee- Lil' Kim .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Urban Music News Network
Stiltz Releases New EP 'Written In The Scars'
The singer and songwriter of rap and hip hop known as Stiltz has released his new EP 'Written in the Scars.'
Trend Hunter Magazine
Nostalgic Laundromat Lookbooks - Botanica's Don Eliette Collection...
Botanica's 'Don Eliette' collection catalog revives 90's themed eyewear looks. NYC-based designer Nic De La Paz is the label's creative director and is responsible for the brand's nostalgic style direction.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Trend Hunter Magazine
Unruly Summery Lookbooks - The 40s & Shorties Summer 2014 Embodies...
The lookbook for the 40s & Shorties Summer 2014 collection, photographed by Giovanni Darkins, looks much like a cottage weekend for college students.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
[News] Method Man Recalls Working With The Notorious B.I.G. In Reddit AMA
Method Man says today's rap music is in need of "a bit more diversity," offers an update on his solo projects.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Is the success of Iggy Azalea a step forward or a step back for hip-hop
I have no preference either way on the music of Iggy Azalea. I'm not a fan nor a detractor.
Common speaks his piece on new single
Thanks to the Internet, you can listen to Common 's latest single right now, before the album is released later this year.