Category Archives: Hip Hop News

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Review: 'Patti Cake$,' a Classic Striver's Tale With a Hip-Hop Beat – New York Times

New York Times Review: ‘Patti Cake$,’ a Classic Striver’s Tale With a Hip-Hop BeatNew York TimesFor Patricia Dombrowski, a young New Jersey woman whose many aliases include Killa P and White Trish (and who is played by Danielle Macdonald), hip-hop is not just a musical genre or a cultural style. It’s a universal religion, bringing the promise of …Danielle Macdonald’s star-is-born performance elevates the hip-hop fairy tale ‘Patti Cakes’Los Angeles Times‘Patti Cake$’ serves up plucky tale of aspiring hip-hop dreamsChicago Daily HeraldReview: In ‘Patti Cake$,’ Read More +

Bronx great day of hip-hop – Amsterdam News

Amsterdam News Bronx great day of hip-hopAmsterdam NewsA great day of hip-hop is upcoming in the Bronx Saturday, Aug. 12, in Church Alive Community Church at Sedgwick Avenue and Hip-Hop Boulevard. “Hip-hop is many things,” said Kurtis Walker, aka Kurtis Blow, when asked about what hip-hop means to him. , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Hip-hop reacts to Trump: 'I'd rather an ugly truth than a beautiful lie' – The Philadelphia Tribune

The Philadelphia Tribune Hip-hop reacts to Trump: ‘I’d rather an ugly truth than a beautiful lie’The Philadelphia TribuneIn hip-hop, not everyone wants white supremacists to remain silent and not everyone wants President Donald Trump to unequivocally condemn them. “I’d rather an ugly truth than a beautiful lie,” rapper and activist David Banner tweeted. The tweet echoed … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Music format highlighting hip-hop, other genres seeks home on public radio – Current

Current Music format highlighting hip-hop, other genres seeks home on public radioCurrentHip-hop and R&B could become staples on public radio, or at least more widespread, if a new CPB-backed format catches on among stations looking to change up their programming. Under development for more than a year, the format is now poised for … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico