D’Angelo is hitting the road. The enigmatic but critically acclaimed singer will be hitting Europe for six dates in Spring 2018.  Billboard reports the “Brown Sugar” singer will be hitting London at the Eventim Apollo and then Switzerland, Paris, Berlin and Hamburg before concluding at the DR Koncerthuset in Copenhagen in March 2018. Black Messiah, […]

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Young Dolph is revving up his promotional efforts ahead the release his new project, Thinking Out Loud. The self-described “King Memphis” has unveiled his new line Thinking Out Loud-themed merchandise. It includes an $85 bulletpro flak jacket, a clear nod to last month’s Hollywood shooting incident that left Dolph with multiple gunshot wounds. The jacket comes with a disclaimer […]

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Low End Theory, an LA localized “weekly party series” that fosters hip-hop, experimental, and electronic aesthetics has released William Bensussen from his residency with brand. Known by his stage name, , Bensussen’s discharge from Low End Theory arrives in the wake the sexual assault alleged against the artist just yesterday on Twitter by a user […]

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In March, Spotify reached the 50 million paid subscriber plateau. Along with their unpaid user base, the most popular streaming platform in the world currently boasts over 100 million active users. Though a vast number hip-hop fans prefer competing subscription services like Apple Music (because its exclusives) and TIDAL (because Jay Z) over Spotify, not […]

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It's Friday night. I'm sitting in a circle  friends discussing the comments Kid Cudi made surrounding the state hip-hop. (What do you do with your Friday nights?) A few hours earlier, I wrote an article on the subject that wouldn’t be published until Monday, and I decided to pre-trial my opinion. As much as I thought about […]

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You can’t choose your family. Nicki Minaj is scheduled to be a star witness in her brother’s ongoing child rape trial in Long Island.  The Queens rapper’s brother, Jelani Maraj, is accused raping a then 11-year-old girl, his step-daughter, and it seems like the defense will be using her star power in the hope getting […]

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Sydney’s notorious have had quite a damaging impact on the city’s once flourishing nightlife. Introduced in 2014, the laws force a 1:30 a.m. lockout and 3 a.m. cease-service policy for all nightclubs and bars in central Sydney and the Kings Cross precinct. These laws have been widely criticized by Australians, including esteemed producer , who went on  as […]

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It's Friday night. I'm sitting in a circle  friends discussing the comments Kid Cudi made surrounding the state hip-hop. (What do you do with your Friday nights?) A few hours earlier, I wrote an article on the subject that wouldn’t be published until Monday, and I decided to pre-trial my opinion. As much as I thought about […]

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Yesterday (Oct. 17) Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir ficially became Mr. & Mrs. Davis and as you’d expect the Trap Gawd spared no expense on making it one the most lavish weddings in Hip-Hop history.TMZ is reporting that the happy couple’s wedding cake alone ran a cool $75,000. That’s most people’s entire wedding budget, honeymoon […]

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Frank Ocean has reportedly beat a $14.5 million libel suit stemming from accusations made by his estranged father, Calvin Cooksey. On Tuesday (October 17), a California federal judge ruled during the trial Cooksey hadn’t proved his Grammy Award-winning son defamed him with a 2016 Tumblr post. In the original post, Ocean claimed his father called a transgender waitress a “faggot” when he […]

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