For a time, Hip-Hop wasn’t always held in high regard as the art form that it is today. Widely regarded as a misogynistic and violent genre from its inception and through its early teenage years, Hip-Hop struggled to receive acceptance in many ways from the government and the mainstream media. Thursday night at the Through… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Guerilla Union has announced the final additions to its lineup for this year’s Rock the Bells Festival in association with Boost Mobile. The festival will visit three cities, two in California and one in New Jersey and has added a new stage to the San Bernardino, festival. The San Bernardino, CA festival will… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) In addition to upcoming performances at the New Orleans Jazzfest tomorrow (April 27) and LSU Parade Grounds on Saturday (April 28), Dee-1 has announced plans to embark on a nine-date West Coast tour with fellow rapper, Murs. The “Ridin’ All By Ourselves Tour” will kick off on May 5 at the University of Nevada’s Wolfstock… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Paid Dues co-founder and underground legend Murs recently announced that he will be curating “Through The Mic,” the L.A. County Museum of Art’s first ever hip-hop concert series. The “Through The Mic” series will take place on the third Thursday of every month and are set to feature emerging and experimental L.A.-based Hip-Hop… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) West Coast underground legend Murs is staying busy with the release of a new graphic novel and album, which will be released with the help of fans and supporters worldwide. Murs has combined Hip-Hop and comics to give fans “Yumiko: Curse Of The Merch Girl,” via Kickstarter.com, a website that takes pledges and donations… Read more »
ALLHIPHOP.COM’S “TOP 40 ALBUMS OF 2011″! THE LIST IS HERE!!
In what is sure to be an unforgettable and cherished moment for the North Carolina native, RocNation rapper J. Cole moved over 200,000 copies of his debut album, Cole World: The Sideline Story (RocNation), in the week since its release. The official SoundScan numbers put the album at 217,324 albums sold. Coming hot off the… Read more »