Twitter went crazy when the track was released Tuesday morning, with some calling Lamar’s verse “the best hip hop verse of the year”
Jay-Z and Kanye continue to push the genre’s boundaries once again, and a group of young, talented and eager artists are looking to claim legendary status. 2013 is shaping up to be hip-hop’s biggest year … and it’s only summer.
Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”
Congrats are in order for Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa who got hitched yesterday afternoon and announced their nuptials on Twitter.
Wale got Rihanna to do a remix for his hit single, “Bad,” which features Tiara Thomas on the original track.
Jay-Z is on one of the seven covers of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People issue.
Hip-hop artists including rappers Nas and Somalia-born K’naan will take center stage in an unexpected place next year: as part of next season at the Kennedy Center in Washington.
Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Emotions in hip-hop aren’t exactly new. Tupac’s “Dear Mama” was one of […]
Men beating up on women is NEVER okay, EVER! Here is a video of a Def Jam rapper Lil Reese from Chicago, who’s also associated with Chief Keef, beating up a young lady. Some reports […]
According to rap mogul Jay-Z, Kurt Cobain and Nirvana were so popular in the early ’90s that the entire hip-hop movement had to simply take a time out while grunge ran its course.