Category Archives: Hip Hop News

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Stars in Spikes: Will Pop and Hip-Hop's Rediscovery of Heavy Metal Lead to a Genre Resurgence? – Billboard

Billboard Stars in Spikes: Will Pop and Hip-Hop’s Rediscovery of Heavy Metal Lead to a Genre Resurgence?BillboardLeave it to Game of Thrones, a series whose epic medieval battles and dragon-fire iconography echo classic heavy metal motifs, to accurately depict the once-prominent genre’s status in pop culture today. Watchers of the show will recall this year’s … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Wiz Khalifa & French Montana To Star In Netflix's Hip Hop Comedy “The After Party” – HipHopDX

HipHopDX Wiz Khalifa & French Montana To Star In Netflix’s Hip Hop Comedy “The After Party”HipHopDXWiz Khalifa, French Montana and Teyana Taylor are among those set to star in Netflix’s upcoming Hip Hop comedy The After Party, according to Variety. The film, which is written and directed by How to Make It in America’s Ian Edelman, is reported to … and more » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Music Review: “Ridin Slow” – Dazzling Hip Hop From Lafa Taylor – HuffPost

HuffPost Music Review: “Ridin Slow” – Dazzling Hip Hop From Lafa TaylorHuffPost“3 Hours” delivers a stuttering hip hop melody, heavy with bass and synth effects, along with a variety of vocal effects, resulting in a stylish, supercharged feeling of zings and zaps. As the tune descends and ends, spectacular antiphonal voices … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Here's Why SWV And T-Boz Had An Issue With VH1's 'Hip-Hop Honors' – BET

BET Here’s Why SWV And T-Boz Had An Issue With VH1’s ‘Hip-Hop Honors’BETThe performances shutting down the VH1 Hip-Hop Honors stage on Monday (September 18) featured the music, vibes and faces of the glass ceiling-breaking contributors to the culture that still reign as icons in 2017. But there were some hip-hop and R&B … and more » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico