Category Archives: Hip Hop News

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‘Black Panther’ Boosts Hip-Hop Where The Grammys Couldn’t (Or Wouldn’t) – Forbes

Forbes ‘Black Panther’ Boosts Hip-Hop Where The Grammys Couldn’t (Or Wouldn’t)ForbesThe 60th annual Grammys was supposed to be the occasion upon which the music industry emerged as a beacon of inclusivity and empowerment. The first step: acknowledging the contributions of hip-hop, now America’s most-consumed genre per Nielsen’s latest …Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future, James Blake – King’s Dead – YouTubeYouTubeKendrick Lamar’s Label Honcho Sending Nearly 1000 Watts Kids To See ‘Black Panther’TMZ.com all 35 news articles » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays Read More +

From Hip-Hop to Jazz to Reggae, Here Are the Cuban Artists You Should Be Listening to Today – Billboard

Billboard From Hip-Hop to Jazz to Reggae, Here Are the Cuban Artists You Should Be Listening to TodayBillboardCon100cia: Composed of rappers and producers El Individuo and JD Madafaca, Con100cia is a young hip-hop duo repping Havana, Cuba. Staunch supporters of their native island, El Individuo and JD Madafaca pride themselves in preserving hip-hop’s lyrical … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Portsmouth man’s hip-hop hoop skills win NBA All-Star trip – Foster’s Daily Democrat

Foster’s Daily Democrat Portsmouth man’s hip-hop hoop skills win NBA All-Star tripFoster’s Daily DemocratPORTSMOUTH — As Daniel O’Keefe made his way through Portsmouth Middle School’s cafeteria on his way to the Connie Bean Center Thursday, dozens of students ran up and high-fived him. While they recognized him as a frequent basketball player in the …Kumho Tire USA Announces Hip-Hop Handles Promotion WinnersMarkets Insider all 2 news articles » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

This ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Star May Be Adding Another Mugshot To Her Extensive Collection – BET

BET This ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Star May Be Adding Another Mugshot To Her Extensive CollectionBETThis ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Star May Be Adding Another Mugshot To Her Extensive Collection. She reportedly got into a physical altercation at Lenox Mall. Published 13 hours ago. Some of the cast members of Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta, throughout the … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Classical music meshes with hip-hop in Black Violin concerts – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Classical music meshes with hip-hop in Black Violin concertsLos Angeles TimesBlack Violin, a duo of classically-trained musicians whose YouTube videos “A Flat” and “Stereotypes” have reached nearly 15 millions views, will perform Sunday at Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University. They are Wilner Baptiste, left, and … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico