San Francisco, CA – A sold-out crowd gathered at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco on Friday night (May 17) to honor the late Phife Dawg. As part of the tribute event — appropriately dubbed  A Tribute To A Tribe Called Quest’s Midnight Marauders — the City of Oakland proclaimed May […]


Beyonce reportedly received $6 million worth of restricted Uber stock roughly four years ago. With the company recently making their stock public there’s been some hefty claims surrounding Bey’s current investment worth — to the tune of $300 million — floating around on social media. However, while Queen Bey is one of the savvy early investors in the […]


May 16, 1990 – It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly 30 years since Ice Cube unleashed his explosive solo debut, Amerikkka’s Most Wanted. Released on May 16, 1990, the 16-track project boasted production from Dr. Dre’s cousin Sir Jinx, Cube himself and Public Enemy’s longtime production team The Bomb Squad. Unsurprisingly, it featured iconic P.E. […]


Mary J. Blige has reunited with longtime collaborator Nas for a new single titled “Thriving.” The track samples Love Unlimited’s “Under the Influence of Love,” which has been used for 90s rap hits such as Pras’ “Ghetto Supastar” and Black Rob’s “I Dare You.” The Queen of Hip Hop Soul debuted the Nas-assisted track and […]


New York, NY – For reasons probably even unknown to them, Nas and Lupe Fiasco have never recorded a track together. Luckily for fans who have been patiently waiting for such a song to materialize, the day may be near. On Wednesday (May 1), industry maven Sky Gellatly uploaded an Instagram photo of both renown […]


Beyoncé surprised fans with the release of her Netflix Homecoming special followed by an accompanying 40-track album that includes the previously unreleased Baddie Bey track “Before I Let Go.” To commemorate its existence, Bey sparked the #BeforeILetGoChallenge and used Instagram’s story feature for the first time to kick it off. Though the track was unexpected, […]


RealStreetRadio – This week in Hip Hop, Beyonce‘s Homecoming special made its debut on Netflix. Also, Dave East sparked some controversy and got dragged over his critical comments about Lil Nas X ‘s “Old Town Road” and lastly, Kodak Black was arrested at the United States-Canada border. Re-watch Beyoncé’s Coachella Performance On Netflix View this […]


50 Cent posted a throwback photo of himself and Nas on Thursday (April 18), a day before Nasty Nas’ seminal album, Illmatic, turned 25. While the post received thousands of comments — which is typical of anything the Power exec posts — one particular comment stood out. NBA superstar LeBron James weighed in and asked 50 […]


New York, NY – Cardi B was in a New York City courthouse on Friday morning (April 19) to address the alleged strip club beatdown that occurred last August. But the Grammy Award-winning rapper left without finalizing the case. According to TMZ, she rejected the prosecutors’ plea deal which included pleading guilty to a misdemeanor with […]


Beyoncé’s historic performance at last year’s Coachella was an instant classic, and it looks like, with a little luck, the show will be able to live on in full streaming glory. Netflix is teasing a new special about Queen Bey called Homecoming, which will be released on Wednesday, April 17. Besides the yellow color scheme […]