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  • Watch A$AP Mob perform new song backstage at 'The Tonight Show'

    Watch A$AP Mob perform new song backstage at 'The Tonight Show'

    A$AP Mob paid a visit to 30 Rock on Tuesday (Aug. 15) for a performance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” As usual, the rap collective bucked the trends. A$AP Mob live debuted the track “Feels So Good,” the video for which they premiered earlier that day. The late night performance...
  • Kid Cudi designs the Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' Tour

    Kid Cudi designs the Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' Tour

    North America is about to re-enter the “Cudi Zone,” as Cleveland rapper Kid Cudi has officially announced his first batch of concerts of the year. Titled the Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’ Tour, the 26-date run of shows start on Sept. 30 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and run until Nov. 22 with a...
  • Jamila Woods shares new video for 'LSD' ft. Chance The Rapper

    Jamila Woods shares new video for 'LSD' ft. Chance The Rapper

    At the beginning of the summer, singer Jamila Woods and Chance The Rapper put out an open call on social media for aspiring student filmmakers in Chicago high schools to work on an upcoming video project for Woods’ song “LSD” from her album Heavn. On Tuesday (Aug. 15), Woods shared the video for...
  • A Tribe Called Quest explain their Outside Lands cancellation in letter to fans

    A Tribe Called Quest explain their Outside Lands cancellation in letter to fans

    A Tribe Called Quest have been one of the bigger headlines in hip-hop since returning with their first studio album in nearly two decades with 2016’s We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service. So it only made sense that their performance cancellation(s) at Outside Lands Music Festival over the...
  • Watch Logic rap on 'Rick and Morty'

    Watch Logic rap on 'Rick and Morty'

    Logic was the latest celebrity to make a cameo on the animated Adult Swim cult hit “Rick and Morty.” The rapper performs at a festival orchestrated by blacked-out drunk Rick Sanchez. Logic also raps about the episode as the credits roll. As Pitchfork reported, Christian Slater and Gillian Jacobs...
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    Photos: First-ever Soulection Experience at The Shrine with Sango, Steve Lacy and more

    Soulection's events never disappoint, and the collective proved that again on Saturday in Los Angeles at their first-ever Soulection Experience event at the Shrine Expo Hall and Grounds. The bill, which included Sango, Smino, ESTA., Steve Lacy, monte booker, Abjo, Sabrina Claudio and more, was...
  • Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 2017 lineup: Kid Cudi, Lana Del Rey, Mac Miller and more

    Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 2017 lineup: Kid Cudi, Lana Del Rey, Mac Miller and more

    Flower Power is coming to Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival. Kid Cudi, Lana Del Rey, Mac Miller, A$AP Rocky, Solange, Kehlani, Migos, and Flower Boy Tyler, The Creator himself are among the artists scheduled to perform at the two-day music festival and carnival, which is set to go down the weekend before...
  • Wiz Khalifa and Ty Dolla $ign release new video with cameos from Demi Lovato, Jamie Foxx and more

    Wiz Khalifa and Ty Dolla $ign release new video with cameos from Demi Lovato, Jamie Foxx and more

    Rappers Wiz Khalifa and Ty Dolla $ign didn’t waste any money on the talent budget for their music video for “Something New.” The celebratory visual accompaniment for the new single from Khalifa’s upcoming Rolling Papers 2 LP was shared on Monday, and features cameos from some of their famous friends...
  • Watch Barack Obama congratulate Chance The Rapper during free Chicago concert

    Watch Barack Obama congratulate Chance The Rapper during free Chicago concert

    Chance The Rapper continues to live up to his title as the people’s champion of music today. After serving as the grand marshal for the Bud Billiken Bash on Saturday, Chicago's annual celebration marking the start of the school year, the Grammy-winning singer announced he’d be throwing a free...
  • Listen to Rae Sremmurd's hot new track 'Perplexing Pegasus'

    Listen to Rae Sremmurd's hot new track 'Perplexing Pegasus'

    Earlier this month, rap duo Rae Sremmurd released “Perplexing Pegasus,” the first single from their hotly anticipated third studio album, SremmLife 3. The Mike Will Made-It produced track covers subject matter that will be instantly recognizable percent of the group’s earlier work; the joys of the...
  • A$AP Ferg drops star-studded remix for 'East Coast'

    A$AP Ferg drops star-studded remix for 'East Coast'

    To promote the release of his second mix tape, Still Striving, rapper A$AP Ferg has released a star-studded remix of his single “East Coast.” The remix features appearances from a cavalcade of new and established talents, including Snoop Dogg, Dave East, Busta Rhymes, French Montana, Rick Ross and...
  • DJ Kool Herc is the father of hip hop

    DJ Kool Herc is the father of hip hop

    Hip-hop would cease to exist today if it wasn’t for DJ Kool Herc doing his classic “Merry-Go-Round” on a hot, humid August evening in The Bronx. There, at a block party on Sedgwick Avenue, hip-hop was born. Before Herc (born Clive Campbell on Apr. 16, 1955) brought this then-innovative sound to...
  • Macklemore announces the Gemini North American Tour

    Macklemore announces the Gemini North American Tour

    Rapper Ryan Macklemore announced his upcoming North American tour on Wednesday, which comes just a week after he released the music video for “Marmalade” featuring Lil Yachty. The 19-date tour will start off in Portland, Ore. on Oct. 6, and runs until Nov. 14. Macklemore stuck with a lighter theme...
  • Dirty Heads announce North American tour dates in support of 'Swim Team'

    Dirty Heads announce North American tour dates in support of 'Swim Team'

    The Dirty Heads have revealed a run of North American tour dates set for this fall, which will take place around the upcoming Oct.13 release of their sixth studio album, Swim Team. Announced on Monday, the 26 shows will start out on Sept. 9 in Cañon City, Colo. and comes to a close on Nov. 24 in...
  • You could win 2 tickets to the sold out final day of the JAS Labor Day Experience

    You could win 2 tickets to the sold out final day of the JAS Labor Day Experience

    While Sunday night of the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience is sold out, you still have a chance to win tickets to see Maroon 5, The Roots and The Revivalists, if you’ve got “Moves Like Jagger." JAS will be giving away two tickets to the sold out final night of the Labor Day Experience to the...
  • Lecrae announces tour in support of new album 'All Things Work Together'

    Lecrae announces tour in support of new album 'All Things Work Together'

    Spiritually-minded rapper Lecrae has announced a new North American tour to support his upcoming major label debut All Things Work Together. Lecrae will hit the road on Oct. 4 beginning with a show at Minglewood Hall in Memphis, TN. The Houston-based rapper will remain on tour for a solid month...
  • Listen: Bebe Rexha brings the heat on 'That's It' featuring Gucci Mane and 2 Chainz

    Listen: Bebe Rexha brings the heat on 'That's It' featuring Gucci Mane and 2 Chainz

    Pop singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha premiered her new song "That's It" on Aug. 3. Hip-hop stars Gucci Mane and 2 Chainz join her on the trap track. "That's It" is one of the songs on Rexha's upcoming EP All Your Fault: Pt. 2. She's so far previewed the release with lead single "The Way I Are (Dance...
  • A$AP Mob invading Dallas for big concert at The Bomb Factory

    A$AP Mob invading Dallas for big concert at The Bomb Factory

    Dallas hip-hop fans have a huge treat coming in October when the A$AP Mob invades The Bomb Factory on Oct. 18. The A$AP Mob includes A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, A$AP Twelvyy, A$AP Nast, and A$AP Ant. Tickets for the A$AP Mob Too Cozy concert tour in Dallas are available right now through AXS (Tickets...
  • Chris Wallace, aka Notorious B.I.G., was honored with a pair of basketball courts named after him near his home in Brooklyn. 

    New York City Parks open Brooklyn basketball courts named in honor of Notorious B.I.G.

    Whether it’s on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington D.C. or up in the rafters of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, hip hop fans have never been shy about expressing their devotion to the late Chris Wallace, aka the Notorious B.I.G. On Wednesday of this week, New York City’s...
  • Cousin Stizz announces 'One Night Only' tour dates

    Cousin Stizz announces 'One Night Only' tour dates

    On Aug. 2, hip-hop up and comer Cousin Stizz announced that he’ll be touring North America this fall. The Houston MC will be playing shows in Philadelphia, Cleveland, Salt Lake City, Seattle, San Diego, Phoenix, Houston, Dallas, New Orleans, Atlanta, Washington D.C., New York, Boston and Los Angeles...
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