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So Jay Pharaoh's Kanye West impersonation from the VMAs is still fresh in everyon's mind, right? Cool.
Jay Z watches as the stack of $2 bills he tossed into the air rains down on the rowdy crowd at the Steve Aoki show at Made in America .
BMI the global leader in music rights management, presented the BMI President's Award to Christopher " Ludacris " Bridges at the 2014 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.
With the first day of downtown Los Angeles' inaugural outdoor music festival in the books, the city is tuning up for round two.
SNOOP DOGG has left fans baffled after taking on the character of a bespectacled white guy for a series of Instagram.com videos.
We get a lot of mail at NPR Music, and alongside the gigantic bottle of Marmite we probably shouldn't have ordered on a late-night whim is a slew of smart questions about how music fits into our lives - and, this week, thoughts on getting your parents into your favorite music.
The Beauty Of Independence is a great showing of solidarity for G-Unit, considering the fact that all four original members are on the EP.
The Hip Hop Festival at the Perrysburg Community Center was dealt a double blow Saturday night as headliner Coolio was not expected to perform and the festival experienced a power outage that affected three of its four stages.
Rappers are making their voices heard in the Missouri city where a white police officer killed an unarmed young black man, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out against injustice.
Downtown Los Angeles is ready for its inaugural outdoor music festival Saturday despite concerns from residents about possible security and traffic issues.
A police force tasked with monitoring personal appearances by controversial hip-hop stars to prevent violence is stepping up its surveillance in the wake of MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT's shooting.
Weeks after it was reported that Philadelphia, Pennsylvania lyricist Beanie Sigel was released from prison , Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Dame Dash was asked about the rapper during a newly-published interview with Hip Hop Motivation .
The death of Michael Brown , an African-American 18-year-old unarmed youth who was senselessly executed on August 9th by Darren Wilson , a White cop, was not in vain.
One helps artists, the other helps execs. Kanye West, Chance the Rapper and Iggy Azalea will all be taking the stage over the weekend for the Made In America festival.
Police are turning to the public for help to find the person who killed a Charlotte man outside a rap concert last year.
Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out against injustice.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 04:15 am
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