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  • Houston mayor announces new theme park at Travis Scott concert

    Houston mayor announces new theme park at Travis Scott concert

    Art is most beneficial to society when it has the ability to create economic growth in the independent circuit. Over the past couple of decades, we've seen hip-hop surpass its underground birthplace and find itself at the pinnacle of pop culture. The once nonconforming and misunderstood musical...
  • Kodak Black announces Dying To Live Tour 2019

    Kodak Black announces Dying To Live Tour 2019

    Since his arrival on the scene in 2013 with his debut mixtape, Project Baby, Kodak Black's rise to prominence has been an eventful experience to witness. The maturation of Kodak featured times of conflict and tragedy as he spent time in and out of jail/prison due to charges like robbery, illegal...
  • J.I.D announces Catch Me If You Can Tour 2019

    J.I.D announces Catch Me If You Can Tour 2019

    J.I.D's name has been bubbling in the streets since 2013, but it wasn't until 2017 when he released his debut studio album entitled, The Never Story, under J. Cole's Dreamville imprint, that he gained international recognition for his rapping ability. Since then, J.I.D has released another full-body...
  • Ice Cube announces select 2019 performances

    Ice Cube announces select 2019 performances

    Ice Cube might be known by the younger generation of pop culture for curating family-friendly movies like Are We There Yet, the Ride Along series, and 21 Jump Street. Some might even recognize Cube for his business acumen for starting his own flourishing three-on-three professional basketball league...
  • Gunna announces Drip or Drown 2 Tour 2019

    Gunna announces Drip or Drown 2 Tour 2019

    Sergio Giavanni Kitchens better known by his stage name, Gunna, is one of the hardest working hip-hop newcomers of this new generation of rappers. Since, 2016, Gunna has dropped a total of five full-length projects including four mixtapes and one EPs as well as five non-album singles. Gunna began...
  • Sky braves cold in 'Bajo Cero' video with J Balvin, Jhay Cortez & MadeinTYO

    Sky braves cold in 'Bajo Cero' video with J Balvin, Jhay Cortez & MadeinTYO

    Colombian producer Sky premiered the music video for "Bajo Cero" on Jan. 18. He teams up with J Balvin, Jhay Cortez and MadeinTYO in the snowy clip. "Bajo Cero" (Subzero) is the latest single by Sky, also known by his name Sky Rompiendo El Bajo, the producer behind some of reggaeton music's biggest...
  • DDG announces performance at The Roxy spring 2019

    DDG announces performance at The Roxy spring 2019

    Up and coming hip-hop artist, Darryl Granberry Jr., better known by his stage name, DDG, is utilizing all of the technological tools of the millennial age to aid his rise to prominence in the music industry. DDG originally began his journey in the entertainment realm as a YouTube vlogger allowing...
  • Watch: Migos releases full video for 'Position to Win,' Mountain Dew ad

    Watch: Migos releases full video for 'Position to Win,' Mountain Dew ad

    The Migos are definitely hip-hop's most dominant collective in the culture as of right now. But, with so much new music on the horizon, things can change within a matter of minutes. However, that hasn't stopped the Migos from collaborating with Mountain Dew on multiple occasions to promote their...
  • Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube announce 2019 Red Rocks event

    Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube announce 2019 Red Rocks event

    What was once misunderstood and viewed as rebel music is now responsible for paving the roads for many acts in hip-hop. Ice Cube's songwriting ability helped put N.W.A on the map in the late '80s and made others aware of the police violence many Southern Californians experienced on a regular basis...
  • Watch: Meek Mill shares video for 'Going Bad' featuring Drake

    Watch: Meek Mill shares video for 'Going Bad' featuring Drake

    Meek Mill has released the video for his track “Going Bad” featuring Drake. Although they officially ended their feud at a show in Boston back in September, Meek Mill and Drake smash their beef quite literally in the visual. Here’s a hint: it involves Bentleys. You can check out Meek Mill’s video...
  • Listen: Migos drops new track 'Position to Win'

    Listen: Migos drops new track 'Position to Win'

    Migos has shared a new track called “Position to Win.” You may have already heard parts of it in a recent Mountain Dew commercial but the carpe diem anthem is now available in its entirety. The track features a get-up and go beat that mirrors the song’s message as well as some inspirational bars...
  • Eric B. & Rakim announces select 2019 performances

    Eric B. & Rakim announces select 2019 performances

    In the spring of 2018, legendary hip0hop duo Eric B. & Rakim set out on their first tour since 1992. In the spring of 2019, the duo will embark on an eight-date tour that will see them throughout the U.S. The tour kicks off on March 15 in Ledyard, Connecticut followed by a three-night run...
  • Roy Blair announces Cat Heaven US Tour 2019

    Roy Blair announces Cat Heaven US Tour 2019

    In 2015, Roy Blair unveiled his debut EP Sunsets, which instantly became a favorite amongst bloggers in the underground scene. Brockhampton member Kevin Abstract loved the six-song release so much, he invited Blair to perform with him live on stage and in the studio. After features on Abstract's...
  • Big Boi announces Dungeon Family Reunion Tour 2019

    Big Boi announces Dungeon Family Reunion Tour 2019

    Fresh on the heels of his Super Bowl Halftime Show appearance, Big Boi has announced that he’s getting Atlanta’s legendary hip hop collective Dungeon Family back together for a tour. The tour will see performances from Big Boi, Goodie Mob, Organized Noize, Sleepy Brown and KP the Great. While André...
  • Watch: A$AP Rocky shares video for 'Testing' track 'Kids Turned Out Fine'

    Watch: A$AP Rocky shares video for 'Testing' track 'Kids Turned Out Fine'

    A$AP Rocky has shared the video for the Testing track “Kids Turned Out Fine.” The visual mirrors the dreamy, druggy vibe of the song and opens with Rocky placing something on his tongue. The video then takes you on a trip through a host of snapshots and images, some psychedelic and otherworldly...
  • Eminem endorses Comedian Chris D'Elia's impression of him via Twitter

    Eminem endorses Comedian Chris D'Elia's impression of him via Twitter

    Eminem is coming off of one of the most successful years in hip-hop. In 2018, Eminem released his tenth studio album and second full-length project in eight months entitled Kamikaze. The surprise-drop LP took shots at his critics, emcee peers, and his supporters and sold over 434,000 copies in its...
  • Watch: Travis Scott releases music video for 'Can't Say'

    Watch: Travis Scott releases music video for 'Can't Say'

    With Astroworld continuing to burn up the charts, rap superstar Travis Scott picked a great time to release another fire single from the stellar album. The next single up is “Can’t Say,” which was also accompanied by the music video, continuing a trend of artists releasing both the song and the...
  • Prof announces Pookie Baby's Spring Break Tour 2019

    Prof announces Pookie Baby's Spring Break Tour 2019

    At face value, the musician known as Prof appears to be a satirical rendering of what you might think a hip-hop artist from middle America might be. In reality, Prof is a complex rhyme-sayer with the ability to dizzy you with his comical content and eyebrow-raising metaphors delivered in a unique...
  • Billie Eilish announces 2019 Red Rocks show with Denzel Curry

    Billie Eilish announces 2019 Red Rocks show with Denzel Curry

    Singer-songwriter Billie Eilish has announced a headlining show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre set for the summer of 2019 as part of her When We Fall Asleep tour. Eilish will welcome hip hop artist Denzel Curry when she comes to the iconic Colorado venue on Wednesday, June 5. You can find ticket info on...
  • KRS-One announces spring 2019 performance at Slim's in San Francisco

    KRS-One announces spring 2019 performance at Slim's in San Francisco

    Lawerence 'Kris' Parker better known by his stage name, KRS-One, is one of hip-hop's most influential lyricists and prominent pioneers of the entire genre. His ability to blend the street life, the gangsta aesthetic, and kick knowledge throughout his delivery set him apart from his hip-hop peers...
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