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  • Top 10 best M.C. Hammer songs

    Top 10 best M.C. Hammer songs

    Nobody could touch M.C. Hammer in the late-’80s/early ‘90s. The Oakland rapper literally came out of nowhere and put his own personal stamp on pop music, both in music and fashion. M.C. Hammer really made some great music back in his heyday, and to give you an introduction of Hammer’s truly unique...
  • 5 things you didn't know about M.C. Hammer

    5 things you didn't know about M.C. Hammer

    M.C. Hammer is a master showman when it comes to creating excitement and the live concert experience. He makes it a point to envision and create shows that leave his fans impressed each time he arrives to a venue to put on a show. When it comes to his various talents, he is a prolific live dancer...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • DFW native Post Malone bringing ‘Stoney’ tour home to Dallas

    DFW native Post Malone bringing ‘Stoney’ tour home to Dallas

    Post Malone recently announced his North American fall tour and he will be coming home to Dallas for a big concert on this tour run. Malone will be hitting the DFW area for a show at The Bomb Factory on Oct. 24 and tickets are on sale right now through AXS (Tickets). Dallas native Post Malone was...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Machine Gun Kelly reveals Reebok Club C collection

    Machine Gun Kelly reveals Reebok Club C collection

    Machine Gun Kelly is showcasing his unique style and fashion sense to the world in a new way. The Cleveland rapper has partnered with athletic apparel brand Reebok to give his take on the classic Club C sneaker. The ad campaign for the all-white shoe collection was shot by photographer Atiba...
  • 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...
  • Watch: Eminem will produce upcoming rap battle movie, 'Bodied'

    Watch: Eminem will produce upcoming rap battle movie, 'Bodied'

    Eminem can do it all, and it's no surprise that he is the producer, along with music video mogul Joseph Kahn, behind an upcoming movie, Bodied. The film  is set to be premiered at the 2017 International Toronto Film Festival, and this is one that won't be looked over. Anything with Eminem's name on...
  • Lil Peep announces fall 'Come Over When You're Sober' world tour

    Lil Peep announces fall 'Come Over When You're Sober' world tour

    Four days after revealing the details of his forthcoming debut album Come Over When You’re Sober (Part One), hip-hop star Lil Peep has announced a global tour in support of the album. The “Benz Truck” rapper’s upcoming headlining tour will kick off in Germany this September before coming to North...
  • Post Malone announces fall North American tour

    Post Malone announces fall North American tour

    This fall, rising hip hop star Post Malone will tour North America. The Syracuse, New York-hailing MC will headline shows in Washington D.C., Cleveland, Detroit, St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Miami, Houston, New Orleans, Atlanta and Philadelphia at...
  • A$AP Rocky says ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 2’ album is ready

    A$AP Rocky says ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 2’ album is ready

    A$AP Rocky is in the spotlight dropping news on social media about the completion of his new music release. Rocky revealed in a tweet that "Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy" is ready to drop. He posted on Twitter that the music is coming out soon with fans responding with global likes and reshares.  The...
  • Future releases 'You Da Baddest' featuring Nicki Minaj

    Future releases 'You Da Baddest' featuring Nicki Minaj

    Hip-hop star Future is creating buzz with his newly released single and music video, “You Da Baddest.” Directed by BET award-winning director Benny Boom, the video opens with an atmosphere of celebrity glamour with Future on the mic alongside his special featured artist Nicki Minaj. The video shows...
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