(AllHipHop News) Before dropping the critically acclaimed, socially conscious album To Pimp A Butterfly and essentially becoming the musical voice of the Black Lives Matter movement, Kendrick Lamar faced backlash from some members of the black community. Unfavorable terms such as “victim blaming” and “respectability politics” were brought up. [ALSO READ: Kendrick Lamar Named #1 “Rap Genius” Of 2015] […]

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(AllHipHop News) It appears Ghostface Killah is set to officially join Madlib, Danger Mouse, Bishop Nehru, and others on the list of full joint album collaborators with MF Doom. Ghost spoke with Let’s Link Radio, and the Wu-Tang Clan member mentioned what he has coming up in the near future. [ALSO READ: Bishop Nehru Says He’ll Work To Get Nas & MF […]

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(AllHipHop News) Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has continued to expand his business portfolio with new music, television shows, and product endorsements. However, it appears the New York City mogul still owes a lot of money to his creditors. [ALSO READ: 50 Cent Signs On For New Fox Comedy Series ‘My Friend 50’] It was originally estimated in July […]

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(AllHipHop News) Social media was abuzz yesterday after news broke that the officers involved in killing 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland will not be indicted on any charges. Many people took to sites like Twitter to express their disappointment, frustration, and anger. One of those individuals was Los Angeles rapper Blu. [ALSO READ: City of Cleveland: Tamir […]

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(AllHipHop News) The use of the n-word in Hip Hop has been a touchy subject in the culture for years. It is particularly controversial when it comes to white rappers and fans saying the term. [ALSO READ: White Rapper Post Malone Caught Using The N-Word?] Ja Rule spoke about the topic in an interview with DJ Vlad. The […]

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According to Page Six, Meek Mill is trying hard to get past his probation officer, who seems to have it out for him. Nicki Minaj’s rapper boyfriend Meek Mill was meant to play a New Year’s Eve show in Las Vegas with his superstar girlfriend, but will instead be in Philadelphia performing community service under […]

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2 Chainz is a natural hustler. With the recent hysteria around the dabbing craze and just about everyone from Stevie Wonder to your neighbor’s grandma learning how to dab, the rapper hopped on the opportunity to mix the Christmas spirit with everyone’s new favorite trend and it worked. It really worked. According to an interview […]

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Get ready to come up off whatever new jewels you may have accumulated for yourself since the last RTJ album. With two modern day classics, plus a Cat remix album, under their belts, El-P and Killer Mike have begun the recording process for the third Run The Jewels project. El teased a new cut on […]

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(AllHipHop News) Back in the 1990’s, the only Spring Break worth going to for young people from HBCUs was the annual Freaknik event in Atlanta. What began as a picnic in the 1980’s for students at the Atlanta University Center grew into a weekend long event which featured travelers from around the country and concerts with big named […]

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(AllHipHop News) R&B fans had to watch as supergroup TGT imploded on Instagram earlier this month. Tyrese announced the trio was done by suggesting he was moving on with only Tank. Third member Ginuwine fired back by calling Tyrese’s digital breakup a “p*ssy move.” [ALSO READ: Ginuwine Blasts Tyrese After The Singer Says R&B Supergroup TGT […]

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(AllHipHop News) As most people that celebrated Christmas took time to enjoy being around family and sharing gifts with loved ones, reports began to circulate that Pope Francis offered a dark prediction to his Catholic followers. Internet sites ran stories the Pontiff told a crowd during mass, “This year’s Christmas celebrations for those who choose […]

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Earlier today, the Baltimore Ravens had beat the Pittsburgh Steelers in a close game, 17-20. Following the Steelers’ loss, Snoop Dogg took to Twitter to show his hate for the team’s long time rivals by flicking off the Ravens. F. The. Ravens ✨?? https://t.co/np5I9KRuid pic.twitter.com/0aYJePjCcK — Snoop Dogg (@SnoopDogg) December 27, 2015 Following the diss, […]

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It’s been over a year since Run the Jewels released their critically acclaimed album Run the Jewels 2. In between their 2013 surprise release and now, the duo has toured around the world, released a very popular remake of the Run The Jewels series with cat meows, and Killer Mike even interviewed Bernie Sanders. But now, fans […]

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Pusha T was once used to moving weight on the streets. In the music industry, his new album King Push – Darkest Before Dawn sold 37,863 units in the first week. The album has been well-receive in Hip-Hop circles and critics as well. It landed in the #16 slot. Push’s Def Jam brethren Justin Bieber had […]

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Wiz Khalifa ha had a really good 2015, even without full-length album released this year. However, it seems like the Taylor Gang founder is gearing up for a huge 2016. In a video released recently by Wiz’s crew, the Pittsburgh rapper thanked his fans for downloading Cabin Fever and also helping his prolific Furious 7 single […]

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For some reason, the holidays this year has had an effect on artists dropping music. From Waka Flocka to Lauryn Hill, you can’t help to play their music instead of “This Christmas” for the 200th time. Today, Mac Miller followed the current trend with a new song titled “Vienna.” Originally a song by singer Billy […]

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To celebrate the Holidays, legendary singer/rapper Lauryn Hill released a new track titled “A Cradle In Bethlehem.” The track features the former Fugees singer’s vocals over easy-going instrumentation featuring a possible choir in the background. Lauryn’s cover was originally performed by Jazz great, Nat King Cole, and was on his 1960 album  The Magic of […]

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Action Bronson is already gearing up to release new music in the new year. “I know I haven’t dropped new music in a minute but *The Human Highlight Reel* is coming real early next year,” the New York rapper said on Twitter. The title is likely a nod to basketball legend Atlanta Hawks legend Dominique […]

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Lupe Fiasco shook up the Hip-Hop world when he revealed that he would be dropping three full albums un 2016. Now the Chi-town lyricist has given the titles to the three looming opuses. The news was delivered on Twitter. The titles are Drogas, Skulls and Roy. The release schedule has not been presented by the […]

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