Christopher "Kid" Reid Claims He Wasn't Trying To Disrespect Colin Kaepernick

Christopher “Kid” Reid has finally responded to the controversy sparked by his portrayal former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. In a post on a Facebook, the Kid ‘n Play member addressed his involvement in an unaired skit with Fox… Continue Reading

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Martin Shkreli’s Rare Wu-Tang Clan Album Sells on eBay for $1 Million

Spencer Platt, Getty s Martin Shkreli will be sadly linked to hip-hop and the Wu-Tang Clan forever, but at least for now, it looks like the chapter has come to an end. The infamous Pharma Bro, who initially bought the… Continue Reading

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DJ Tony Drake's New Animated Series Wants To Fill Void Left By "The Boondocks"

It’s widely recognized that the music business is — at times — fraught with shady practices that tend to favor everyone except the artist. One Baltimore area resident, DJ Tony Drake, is combining all his various passions into a singular… Continue Reading

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The Come Up: Cousin Stizz’s Good Energy Is Taking Him Places

Kim Puliti Can you believe Suffolk County was Cousin Stizz‘s first project? The 13-track mixtape is a vivid experience, bringing listeners to a part Boston that quite frankly most them would never know exists—a whole community hustlers who didn’t escape… Continue Reading

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Logic Scores First-Ever Top 10 Hit on Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Kevin Winter, Getty s Logic may be one hip-hop’s biggest stars, but the Maryland rapper has never had a top 10 hit song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart until today. On Tuesday (Sept. 5), Logic’s “1-800-273-8255” collaboration moved all… Continue Reading

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"A Tilted Crown"

Q: Who is Ran Blacc? A: Woww, Hmmm I guess you could some it all up by say Ran Blacc is a collection all my other personalities. Ran Blacc is sorta like the Black Loin from Voltron! (Humbly Laughs) For… Continue Reading

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Drake Pledges Hurricane Relief For Houston [PHOTOS] –

The Category 4 hurricane Harvey has flooded Houston, Texas with 11 trillion gallons water. So far the death toll is at 6. But ficials believe there will be many grisly discoveries when the water starts to leave America’s fourth biggest… Continue Reading

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Soul II Soul's Melissa Bell Has Passed Away At 53

Anyone well-versed in ’80s and ’90s R&B/soul is likely familiar with the song “Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)” by the Grammy Award-winning group Soul II Soul. According to her daughter and X Factor star Alexandra Burke, former lead singer Melissa Bell… Continue Reading

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Man Gets Biggie, Tupac, Jay-Z and Eminem Tattoos on His Fingers

The Shade Room Instagram Getting hip-hop legends like The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac Shakur, Jay-Z and Eminem tatted on your body isn’t anything knew. However, one man took it a step further and got all four the icons inked on four fingers.… Continue Reading

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Azealia Banks Is Going on Tour

Cassandra Hannagan, Getty s Azealia Banks is hitting the road this fall for a North American tour. The first date starts on Oct. 3 in Grand Rapids, Mich. and the tour will conclude on Oct. 28 in San Francisco, Calif. The… Continue Reading

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