Category Archives: Hip Hop News

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Rick Ross looking for 'dopest' hip-hop artists on new reality show … – New York Post

New York Post Rick Ross looking for ‘dopest’ hip-hop artists on new reality show …New York PostMaybach Music Group CEO William “Rick Ross” Roberts is moving from the recording world to TV — as a mentor on the new VH1 series “Signed.” Ross, the…Rick Ross Turns Focus On Movies & New VH1 Music Competition …Hip-Hop Wired all 6 news articles » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Churchill's Is Becoming Miami's Best Old School Hip-Hop Hub – Miami New Times

Miami New Times Churchill’s Is Becoming Miami’s Best Old School Hip-Hop HubMiami New TimesSays Eric Faden, who helped organize the Dead Prez and Trick Daddy concerts: “These shows brought in some people from the hip-hop crowd who had never been to Churchill’s, and they are in awe when they walk in. There’re no rules; it’s the Wild West, … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Jay-Z's '4:44' Repeats at No. 1 as Hip-Hop Dominates the Top 5 – New York Times

New York Times Jay-Z’s ‘4:44’ Repeats at No. 1 as Hip-Hop Dominates the Top 5New York TimesThe new Jay-Z album, “4:44,” an intimate, sometimes borderline-uncomfortable self-examination from this 47-year-old rapper (who also happens to be Beyoncé’s husband), is sustaining people’s attention. And hip-hop in general is doing the same, occupying … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

​L​ove, truth and honesty: has Jay-Z's vulnerable new album ​changed hip-hop? – The Guardian

The Guardian ​L​ove, truth and honesty: has Jay-Z’s vulnerable new album ​changed hip-hop?The GuardianWhile he has always been acutely aware of his flaws (see: the song Lucifer), this is a huge step away from the braggadocio we expect from the hip-hop superstar. Opening an album with a first verse encouraging himself to cry is a fascinating change of pace. and more » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico