Category Archives: Hip Hop News

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Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons denies sexual assault allegations – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons denies sexual assault allegationsNBCNews.comHip-hop mogul Russell Simmons denies sexual assault allegations. by Tim Stelloh. Share; Share · Tweet · Comment · Email; Print. Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons denied allegations on Sunday that he sexually assaulted a 17-year-old model in 1991 while …Terry Crews Says Russell Simmons Urged Him To Drop Sexual Assault CaseHotNewHipHopModel Accuses Hip-Hop Mogul Russell Simmons Of Sexual MisconductCBS DFWHip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner accused of sexual misconduct by modelThe Sydney Morning HeraldCentral Telegraph –The Guardian –Los Angeles Times –Twitterall Read More +

Hip-hop legend Talib Kweli takes ‘DJ residency’ at Revel OTR winery – WCPO

WCPO Hip-hop legend Talib Kweli takes ‘DJ residency’ at Revel OTR wineryWCPOCINCINNATI – Legendary hip-hop artist Talib Kweli is no stranger to Cincinnati. “I have a special kinship with the Queen City,” Kweli said. “I’m a Brooklyn boy but started by working with Cincinnati artists.” In 1996, Kweli first rapped on local hip …Talib Kweli speaks through ‘Radio Silence’WHYY all 2 news articles » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn.’ Wins Favorite Hip-Hop Album at 2017 American Music Awards – XXLMAG.COM

XXLMAG.COM Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn.’ Wins Favorite Hip-Hop Album at 2017 American Music AwardsXXLMAG.COMAnother day, another big-time W for Kendrick Lamar. On Sunday (Nov. 19), the Compton, Calif., rapper surprised absolutely no one when his DAMN. project took home the trophy for Favorite Hip-Hop Album at the 2017 American Music Awards. Also up for the …Drake Wins Favorite Hip Hop Artist at the 2017 AMAsThe BoomBox all 7 news articles » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

ThaMessage.com – Hip-Hop Artists Release Documentary on Music, Addiction, Battling Cancer and Their Struggle in … – PR Newswire (press release)

PR Newswire (press release) ThaMessage.com – Hip-Hop Artists Release Documentary on Music, Addiction, Battling Cancer and Their Struggle in …PR Newswire (press release)NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — While most people love to hear the hip-hop genre – from freestyle rap, boom bap, to trap music – they often don’t know of the struggles behind making the music. Two months away from the launch of … and more » , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico

Africa: How the Death of the Hip-Hop DJ Spawned the Superstar Rapper – AllAfrica.com

Africa: How the Death of the Hip-Hop DJ Spawned the Superstar RapperAllAfrica.comSince the inception of hip-hop culture, the DJ has been its cornerstone. The culture’s starting point is widely accepted as the birthday party Kool DJ Herc threw for his sister at 1520 Sedgwick Avenue, The Bronx on August 11, 1973. Kool Herc’s … , Catch the SMR Hip Hop Stop – Wednesdays 10:30PM ET Powered by WPeMatico