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15 hrs ago | Urban Music News Network

Hip Hop Star DMC Releases New Single With Grammy Blues Artist

What happens when you put a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Hip-Hop Icon with a Grammy Award-Winning Blues legend together on one song? The answer is "NEXT LEVEL"! Masterminded by Super Producer Sonix The Mad Scientist the track is the perfect blend of blazing Blues Harmonica, mighty rap and Sonix' hard-hitting unique sound.

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Related Topix: Dance, DMC, Rap

Sun Jun 29, 2014

National Public Radio

Ja Rule: 'I Took It Upon Myself To Become A Man'

The rapper born Jeffrey Atkins was raised by his mother in Hollis, Queens. For the boy who would become Ja Rule, the neighborhood represented a duality: crime, drugs and violence were common, but so were the intoxicating sound and culture of hip-hop.

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Related Topix: Rap, Ja Rule, Dance, DMC, Celebrities, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Billboard

Is Big Smo For Real? a Q&a With the Self-Proclaimed...

A&E's latest reality star? A country rapper named Big Smo. Real name John Smith, the 39-year-old Unionville, Tenn., native falls somewhere between Colt Ford and Bubba Sparxxx.

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Related Topix: Unionville, TN, Bubba Sparxxx, Rap, Hank Williams Jr., Country, Nelly

Tue Jun 24, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Music Midtown's Headlining Line Up: Eminem, Jack White, Lorde and Zac Brown

Music Midtown in Atlanta will feature Eminem , Jack White , Lorde, Lana Del Ray, iggy Azaela, and Run DMC.

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Related Topix: Midtown (Atlanta, GA), Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Chattahoochee (Atlanta, GA), Rap, Dance, DMC

The Village Voice

Hip Hop Did Not Begin the Way You Think It Did

MCs were originally rapping primarily to showcase their DJs. That is, until Sugar Hill Gang put out "Rapper's Delight" in 1979.

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Related Topix: The Sugarhill Gang, Hip-Hop, Rap, Kool Moe Dee, Black Entertainment, Grandmaster Flash, Krush Groove, Music!, Drama Movies, Dance, DMC, Music, Entertainment

Brand Republic

Run DMC Adidas spot named best music ad of all time

Adidas's "my Adidas" ad from 1985 featuring music by Run DMC has topped the list of the greatest ads of all time featuring music, according to a study.

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Related Topix: Rap, Dance, DMC, Beverages, CocaCola, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock

Fri Jun 20, 2014

HipHopDx

[Videos] Tupac Shakur - "Holler If Ya Hear Me": A Review

Exclusive: The Tupac-inspired "Holler If Ya Hear Me" has officially released. Read up to find out what to expect from the Hip Hop musical.

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Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Tupac, Dance, DMC

Billboard

Russell Simmons Shooting TV Pilot, Producing Rap Opera...

The hip-hop impresario-turned-lifestyle guru, author of the New York Times best-seller Success Through Stillness, moved from the East Coast to Los Angeles early in 2014.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, New Times, Los Angeles, CA, Rap, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, 48 Hrs., Lethal Weapon

Creative Loafing Tampa

The Hip Hop ABCs: Letter R

It is nearly impossible to get a bunch of passionate hip hop fans to agree on anything.

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Related Topix: Rap

Brand Republic

Run DMC Adidas spot named best music ad of all time

Adidas's "my Adidas" ad from 1985 featuring music by Run DMC has topped the list of the greatest ads of all time featuring music, according to a study.

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Related Topix: Rap, Dance, DMC, Beverages, CocaCola, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock

Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Village Voice

Hip-Hop Did Not Begin How You Think It Did

MCs were originally rapping primarily to showcase their DJs. That is, until Sugar Hill Gang put out "Rapper's Delight" in 1979.

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Related Topix: The Sugarhill Gang, Hip-Hop, Rap, Kool Moe Dee, Black Entertainment, Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mel, Krush Groove, Music!, Drama Movies, Music, Entertainment

Tue Jun 17, 2014

Concert Tour

Hip Hop In 2014? We Q&A Historian Seb Elkouby

When someone says History most of us aren't picturing Compton or the Bronx, RUN DMC, Salt N Pepa or anything else related to Hip Hop for that matter.

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Related Topix: Rap, Dance, DMC, Hip-Hop, Salt 'N' Pepa

Mon Jun 16, 2014

The Jersey Journal

NJ child cancer survivor to perform at Radio City Music Hall charity show

Kelly Drake, 16, is participating in the Garden of Dreams Talent Show at Radio City Music Hall.

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Related Topix: Hodgkin's Disease, Lymphoma, Health, Non-Profit, Rap, Entertainment

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