With all of their involvement in social issues, T.I. and Killer Mike have become vital voices in our culture and especially in Atlanta. That’s why it comes as no surprise that the two rappers have taken a new role in politics. The new mayor of Atlanta, Keisha Lance Bottom, has appointed both Killer Mike and […]

Congrats to the Queens rap legend as he became the first hip-hop artist to be honored with the Kennedy Center Award!! Related Stories: LL Cool J Graduates from Harvard! LL Cool J Responds To His Former ‘In The House’ Co-Star Maia Campbell Refusing Help Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and […]

In a previous post we let you all hear a snippet of Migos member, Quavo, dissing Joe Budden on their new Quality Control album. Well, last week the Migos had a casting call for a Joe Budden look a like that turned into a search for actors who resembled to whole cast of Everday Struggle, […]

Today marks the 21st anniversary of 2pac’s death! One of the greatest who will forever be remember by his impact on hip hop. Related Stories: 2pac Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Photos #TheSociaLIST: 3 Reasons 2Pac’s Music Has Stood The Test Of Time [Watch] Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at […]

This year’s Kennedy Center Honors inductees include the hip-hop innovator, Gloria Estefan, Lionel Richie and Norman Lear. Related Stories: LL Cool J Responds To His Former ‘In The House’ Co-Star Maia Campbell Refusing Help LL Cool J On Why His Acting Career Won’t Stop Him From Doing Music [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] Text “K975” To 52140 for […]

Sign Up For Our Newsletter! There is no doubt that hip-hop is one of the most influential cultures. With so much history and influence, the official Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Museum is scheduled to open its doors in 2018 and will be located in the heart of New York City in Midtown Manhattan. In the […]

Leave it to Kendrick Lamar to turn a good Friday into a great Friday. The Compton rapper dropped his fourth studio album, Damn, last night and the Internet just can’t stop talking about the highly anticipated release. If you thought Dot’s 2015 Grammy nominated album To Pimp a Butterfly was politically direct, than Damn may have you […]

Vic Mensa had time this weekend to relieve some hostility he’s been feeling toward a fellow rapper. In a video clip that’s making it’s rounds on the Internet, the Chi-town emcee appeared to be taking shots at Lil Yachty during a free concert at the University of Cincinnati. Before going into a new song, Vic […]

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Hip hop artist French Montana defended his denigrating comments about a Black woman, saying he has a Black son.

Rapper Foxy Brown wants to make things clear that if she is dragged into a rap beef, she will finish it. After Remy Ma dropped the ubiquitous diss track “ShETHER” on Saturday, a lot of folks think one line from the track is about Foxy Brown: “I kill rappers, and you good as dead, b*tch/Talkin’ […]

Earlier today, the 2017 inductees for the Songwriters Hall of Fame were announced, revealing a historic accomplishment for the hip-hop community. Congrats Jay!! Related Stories: Beyonce And Jay Z Made Their Way To NOLA During All-Star Weekend Jay Z, Beyonce & Kelly Get Down At Solange’s Grammy After Party Text “K975” To 52140 for your […]

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Drummer Clyde Stubblefield passed away this weekend in Madison, Wisc., but his indelible mark on music lives on in one of the most sampled drum breaks ever. As a member of the Godfather of Soul James Brown’s band, Stubblefield’s performance on the “Funky Drummer” track has been used as a backdrop for hip-hop and dance […]