An Instagram user that described himself as the “Son Dr. Dre,” and boasted nearly half a million followers has been called out as phony by Dr. Dre himself. On Wednesday (November 1), the super producer informed his followers that he was in no way related to the verified user, who went by the name @jetpacknyc. “This person is […]

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Jay-Z‘s status as a cultural icon and media influence has spread far beyond the world Hip-Hop, and Mayor Welborn Adams is the latest music outsider to highlight the connection. In reaction to a 2015 DUI case that ended in his favor, the Greenwood, South Carolina elected ficial tweeted out a lyric from Jay-Z in response. […]

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Hip-Hop has been in existence for over four decades and its rich history is deserving continual examination and reverence. UK-based art and design studio Dorothy has unveiled its new Hip-Hop Love Blueprint that pays homage to founding fathers DJ Kool Herc and Grandmaster Flash, while also honoring current culture leaders Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Kendrick Lamar […]

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  Posters thickly plastered on New York City surfaces are rarely the visual centerpieces its metropolitan landscape — nor do they elicit the attention the throngs passersby in pursuit their respective destinations. However, in 2013, a visionary walking though Chinatown on his way to the Tribeca Grand took notice. Griffin Camper’s gaze drifted to a sign […]

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A study newly conducted by Drug and Alcohol Dependence indicates that ecstasy use is on the rise among millennials. More specifically, the research signifies that a large portion ecstasy users are “college educated young adults” aged 26-34. The study additionally determined that ecstasy use is uncommon in ages specifically between 12-17. General ecstasy use, however, […]

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chief financial ficer has departed from the music streaming platform. The service’s first-ever CFO Holly Lim, has migrated to TuneIn — a radio streaming platform that will host Lim as its own CFO, as announced by TuneIn this week. Lim leaves behind an extensive history at SoundCloud, joining the streaming entity five-months after it unveiled SoundCloud […]

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