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Tuesday Jul 15 | Examiner.com

Hip-hop breakout star Barz Noble up for 6 Marlin Caribbean Music Awards

Barz Noble has been nominated for six awards at this year's Caribbean Marlin Music Awards.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Slick Rick, Black Entertainment

Tuesday Jul 15 | 303 Magazine

The Culture: Where is Hip-hop Going?

A wise man once said on arguably one of the greatest rap albums of all time, "people be asking me all the time, what's gonna happen with hip-hop.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Rap, Nas

Tuesday Jul 15 | RollingStone

Nico & Vinz's 'Am I Wrong': The Inspirational Story Behind the Hit

The biggest misconception about Nico & Vinz, the Scandinavian duo who scored an unlikely summer hit with their upbeat "Am I Wrong"? "Two Afro-Norwegians at Billboard Number Four, that doesn't happen every day," says his partner Nico Sereba.


Related Topix: Nico & Vinz, Pop/Rock, Norway, Europe, World News, Black Star, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Music, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Freak Scene: 2014's Weird World of Underground Rap

Underground hip-hop is not what it used to be, but that's a good thing. At its peak, "the underground" was its own separate and damn near equal scene, coming together to rally against the puffed-chest, money-burning attitude of Puff Daddy and friends, at the very moment when hip-hop became the biggest music in the world, and as a result could ... (more)


Related Topix: Dance, Underground, Rap, Puff Daddy, Black Entertainment, Common, Hip-Hop

Sun Jun 29, 2014


[News] Black Star Join Dave Chappelle's Radio City Music Hall Show

A Black Star serves as proof that Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, was not banned from the United States of America.


Related Topix: Black Star, Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Talib Kweli

Sat Jun 28, 2014


Watch: Yasiin Bey Returns To America For Surprise Performance At Dave ...

After kicking off his New York shows with a surprise performance from Kanye West, the comic managed to get Yasiin Bey back on American soil for a special set with his Black Star partner Talib Kweli.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Black Star