The Gary Clark Jr. live experience is so bonkers that, frankly, he’ll never be at risk of falling off.
Rap star Drake checks in with a motivational message.
Lemzi gave up his career as a lawyer so he could tackle important social issues using hip-hop.
Check out some new music from City Girls and Cardi B, Belly Squad, Mal & Quill and more.
Thanks to the rise of social media, and sometimes a lack of parental guidance, young people turn to social media in search of answers and guidance. J. Prince has some better ideas.
Emmanuel Jal is an award-winning rapper from Sudan who just dropped a new release with his sister to celebrate World Refugee Day.
Is it time for a social media cleanse?
Boxer Danny Garcia is getting into a new profession - the music business.
Sallie Mae leadership, employees, and educator-turned-hip-hop artist Dee-1 made the announcement on Sunday at the company's second annual 5K race.
Kanye West's new album contains references to an obscure drug, that is now exploding in popularity.
Lil Wayne, Lil Wop Lil Dicky, Lil Pump.... the list of "Lil" rappers is huge. Here are the ones making the biggest difference.
The RIAA just released some interesting facts about CD and vinyl sales in 2017.
DJ Khaled is giving away over $20,000 in scholarships to high-school and college students.
Snoop Dogg challenged a design firm to transform his recording compound into an artistic wonder - and the company delivered.
A business professor from the University of Maryland explains how "Black Panther" is inspiring young African American girls.
Rappers may has their newest location to shoot videos, thanks to Pablo Escobar.
Kendrick Lamar has notched a first for hip-hop, and it involves college football.
Timati is a famous rapper over in Russia. And he's paying tribute to the country's leader this month, with a hamburger.
Diamond and Silk appeared on Fox's "Sean Hannity and Friends" talkshow, and they continued to defend President Donald Trump.
This kid definitely has a future in the NBA, if his parents decide to hone his skills.
Moschino and Candy Crush have you covered this summer...
Major Nine is still in college but he’s producing hits for Rick Ross...
It's free. Kinda.
A New Hampshire geometry teacher has been removed from the classroom after she was seen in a video dancing to the song, "F--- Donald Trump," while dressed as the Republican presidential nominee.
Infographic calls out dangers of Halloween drinking and DUIs
Some people love to swear and can’t get enough of it. But you’ll occasionally hear complaints that if we’re not ...
Earth Day is upon us. And as you view this article on your phone or computer, you are helping to ruin the environment. And, just having our website up for you to even read these pieces damages our ecosystem. Sorry.
Work, work, work, work, work. It’s hard work being Drake. Hardly a day goes by when our hometown hip-hop hero doesn’t make headlines for doing something, even if it’s just showing up courtside at an inconsequential basketball game.
The St. Regis in Abu Dhabi is about to unveil the craziest suite that money can buy. The huge, extravagant room takes up two whole levels, occupying the 48th and 49 floors. It comes with bedrooms, cinemas and its own spa, a cheese and dessert room, a caviar ice-bar, an oyster room and roaming chef stations.
The thirst for Kanye West's wife Kim Kardashian is real. The demand for Kim is so undeniable that there are imposters, wannabe's and even look-alikes. One woman, in particular, took advantage of her similarities to Kim Kardashian West and managed to cash in last year.
Check out how two students are making "Trap Music" parties a cool business...
It is easy to believe Future is just a highed up trap rapper when you hear to songs like “Xanny Family’ and “Back On E,” amongst others. But is there anything more under the auto-tune and catchy hooks? Some may oppose the opinion that Future is a genuine lyricist. Chelsea Walker of The Daily Athenaeum is not one of them.
A few years ago, rap star G-Eazy was just another student at Loyola in New Orleans, dreaming of the big time. During his time at the University, G-Eazy earned his BA in Music Industry Studies and started his career. He returned to Loyola to tell students about the business...
John Oliver explores some of the web's craziest conspiracy theories. Take a look!
If done correctly, a logo conveys the underlying message or core them of business, or brand. Each one of the four contenders still fighting for the Presidential nomination of their respective parties crafted strong, bold logos. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are the frontrunners for the Democrats and Republicans. Picking a logo for their campaigns was no simple task.
Vince Staples held court during an intimate concert at the A&R Music Bar in Columbus, Ohio, where he performed songs from his double album Summertime '06. The rapper impressed fans from the University of Ohio, during a performance last week.
Don't be ashamed if you are not familiar with Anderson.Paak just yet. It has really only been a few years since he has had his breakout successes on Dr. Dre’s album Compton. The rapper/producer started off 2016 in the greatest way imaginable, and this is why you need to get to know his music.
One student over at Penn State decided to give his predictions on several rappers who should have breakout careers in 2016. Check them out!
Students over at the Michigan Daily sifted through the many brands that debuted some new styles during Paris’ Fashion Week and came up reviews of three notable brands. Hip-Hop remains on the cutting-edge too. All three of these brands have been previously name checked by rappers like Lil Uzi, Future, Kanye West, Travis Scott, A$AP Rocky and others.
So far, 2016 has been good to rapper Desiigner. But will he stand the test of time? The critics are already taking note of the similarities between Young Thug, Future and Desiigner’s flows.
A party aint a party without some food hacks!
A comedian sits down to have a question and answer session with his own pop!
Could it be? Is there really a $4 smartphone on the market? Turns out its TRUE...check out the review!
Check out this kid's inspirational cover of Eminem!
Matisyahu is embarking on a 16-date tour of the United States, where he will hit major college campuses with Palestinian Hip-Hop artist Nadim. The college tour is a response to protests against Matisyahu last year, after the Jewish musician refused to endorse a state for the Palestinian people.
According to Odaymara Cuesta from the lesbian Cuban hip-hop band Krudas Cubensi, there's a gay person in every family in Cuba. But a lot needs to change in Cuba before its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) citizens are able to expose their true identity without fear of discrimination in an island nation once notoriously hostile toward them, she said.
Some people think getting a degree from the University of Phoenix is a joke. But it's not if you ask this student. And thousands of others!
"If Kendrick Lamar’s leftover music were leftover food, it could be sold at the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Reservations would be fully booked for five years because of the exceptional quality of everything he produces." Daniel Alcazar - The Daily Bruin
The Donald better watch out...digitally that is...Anonymous had declared war on Trump!
Young Thug is linking with students at Syracuse University to do some good for the residents in Flint, Michigan