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4 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine

Lyrical Hip-Hop Totes - These Kolloquial Totes are a Way Back Play-Back

Kolloquial's line of lyrical totes is not for the casual rap listener. If your only knowledge of Jay-Z is your ability to quote the chorus of '99 problems,' then you probably don't have enough street cred to rock one of these bags.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Snoop Dogg

12 hrs ago | Reuters

Bissau: fashion, flair and hip-hop

If you drive through the Mistra neighborhood of Bissau - the charming, ramshackle capital of Guinea-Bissau - signs of peoples' love for American hip-hop are everywhere.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Guinea-Bissau, Rap, Black Entertainment, 50 Cent

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Mobb Deep at the Doug Fir, Sunday April 20

On Sunday night, Mobb Deep put on a powerful, bare-bones show that served as a not-so-gentle reminder that they wrote the great American songbook for East Coast gangster rap almost 20 years ago, and did it within a span of two perfect albums.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Mobb Deep, Rap

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Yale Herald

Music: Ratking

Ratking's sophomore LP So It Goes opens with a cacophony of voices in a dissonant but intentional chaos that characterizes this frenetic album.


Related Topix: Rap

Wed Apr 16, 2014


John Singleton's 'Tupac' Goes to Open Road

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Poetic Justice, Rap, Email Spam, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Brooklyn's Finest


Open Road Acquires U.S. On 'Tupac', John Singleton-Directed Pic On Hip-Hop Icon

EXCLUSIVE : Open Road Films has acquired U.S. rights to Tupac , the long-awaited and highly anticipated feature on the life of Tupac Shakur directed by John Singleton .


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Rap, Poetic Justice, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Violent Crime

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Jim Tressel Against The World: Coach Drops Tupac Lyric On Twitter

Jim Tressel started his Tuesday morning off like any 61-year-old man would: tweeting out a Tupac lyric.


Related Topix: Rap

Mon Apr 14, 2014


[News] Kevin Gates Lists Eminem & Tupac Among His Top 5 Emcees

"I always gravitated towards up north music," Gates says in an interview with Rolling Stone .


Related Topix: Eminem, Rap, Celebrities, The Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Sat Apr 12, 2014


[News] Redman Details Origins Of "Got My Mind Made Up" Collaboration With Tupac

Redman says "Muddy Waters" is his favorite solo album, praises A$AP Ferg for being able to work a crowd.


Related Topix: Redman, Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Kurupt

Wed Apr 09, 2014

LA Weekly

Time to Close the Book on the Tupac and Biggie Murders?

"Living legend" is used so frequently, some elevated version of the phrase seems necessary to capture the full stature of modern-dance giant Paul Taylor.

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Related Topix: Rap, Arts, Modern Dance, Violent Crime, Prison, Music, Entertainment

National Public Radio

E-40: 'I'm On The West Coast, Eating'

40 spoke with Microphone Check hosts Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley about Lil Jon, T-Pain, Tupac and Too Short.


Related Topix: E-40, Rap, Black Entertainment, Too Short, Master P, Richmond, CA

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Cast revealed for show inspired by Tupac songs

This 1993 file photo originally provided by Columbia Pictures shows rap musician Tupac Shakur is shown in a scene from, "Poetic Justice."


Related Topix: Rap, Drama Movies, Poetic Justice, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Slam, Saul Williams

National Public Radio

Cast Revealed For Show Inspired By Tupac Songs

The upcoming Broadway musical inspired by Tupac Shakur songs will star Saul Williams, the poet and singer best known for the film "Slam."


Related Topix: Rap, Slam, Drama Movies, Saul Williams

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Red Eye Chicago

Good beats, bad raps

I worry that he may not achieve the rap superstardom he deserves as a beat maker and will join the list of consistently awesome, under-recognized producers that includes Daz Dillinger and NO I.D. .


Related Topix: Rap, Snoop Dogg, Black Entertainment, Celebrities, Jay-Z, Hip-Hop, Music, Entertainment

Hollywood Reporter

Saul Williams to Star in Tupac Musical, 'Holler If Ya Hear Me'

Casting is in place for the world premiere of Holler If Ya Hear Me , the Broadway musical about struggling inner-city lives, inspired by and set to the music and lyrics of rap legend Tupac Shakur .


Related Topix: Slam, Drama Movies, Saul Williams, Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Entertainment


Saul Williams, Tonya Pinkins & Christopher Jackson to Star in Tupac...

Holler if ya hear them! The cast is now set for the upcoming Broadway musical Holler If Ya Hear Me .


Related Topix: Slam, Drama Movies, Saul Williams, Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur

Fri Apr 04, 2014


M.I.A. And Janelle Monae Make Cross-Country Cameos Using Holograms

After Tupac made his posthumous appearance at Coachella in 2012, there were plenty of guesses about how celebrities would continue to use the technology, and on Thursday night M.I.A. and Janelle Monae gave us another glimpse of the future.


Related Topix: mia, Rap

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Dropping Bars and Bodies: Should Rap Lyrics be Criminal Evidence?

Rick Ross built an entire career on his past as a drug dealer, a false identity appropriated from an inmate, and which was recently labeled by an appeals court as "fair use."


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, Rap


2Pac's "All Eyez On Me" Named The Most Profane Popular Rap Album Since 1985

Tupac was a poet who articulated the plight of the downtrodden, intelligently expressed his anger and he liked to curse a lot.


Related Topix: 2pac, Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur

Tue Apr 01, 2014


Big data shows that 2001-2002 was the nastiest period in rap history

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Rap