Inspired by the artistic works of Lil’ Mo, Katt Williams and Janelle Monae, Clayton Perry offers some refreshing Valentine’s Day advice.
HAS THE LACK OF LOVE IN HIP-HOP TOTALLY TORN US APART? READ THIS THOUGHT-PROVOKING EDITORIAL!
WHITNEY HOUSTON’S CLASSIC COVER CHANGED ONE GIRL’S LIFE – READ THE EDITORIAL
CAN HIP-HOP RECOLLECT ITS POLITICAL VOICE? READ OUR EDITORIAL & DECIDE!
When I approached AllHipHop.com about my desire to write more about health in our communities and the Hip-Hop generation, I had you all in my heart, but my own reflection in the mirror. Yes, I’m gorgeous, 35, but don’t look a day over 30, and the mother of a teenager who often gets mistaken for… Read more »
ARE HIP-HOP & BLACKS INHERENTLY UN-INTELLIGENT? READ THIS EDITORIAL!
I don’t think it’s a secret that in the last five to 10 years, social media has opened up access to celebrities and media personalities like never before. MySpace allowed us the amazing ability to “speak” to our favorites and actually get replies back! How gratifying it was the first time you sent someone that you truly enjoyed… Read more »
AHH’S CHUCK CREEKMUR WRITES THE HIP-HOP RESPONSE TO OBAMA’S SOTU!
ALLHIPHOP.COM’S CHUCK CREEKMUR TALKS YOUTH, JOBS & BARACK OBAMA
OUR FOREFATHERS DIED TO VOTE…DEE-1 TELLS WHY YOU BETTER BE IN THE BOOTH THIS NOVEMBER!
“Racism was here but they didn’t take it seriously, and they said that I was crazy.” – Final Solution, Sister Souljah The auditorium was packed with reporters as the Republicans held their recently televised “Hip-Hop debate,” where they gathered to decide what to do with poor Black and Latino youth. Some of the suggestions were… Read more »
WHAT WOULD DR. KING WANT FROM US TODAY? BROTHER JESSE HAS A FEW IDEAS!
DR. KING WAS THE O.D.B. OF HIS TIME? READ ONE THEORY HERE!
ALLHIPHOP.COM CONTRIBUTOR “TAZZ DADDY” WEIGHS IN ON ALL OF “BABY BLUE’S” BUSINESS!
IT MAY BE TIME FOR DRAKE TO OFFICIALLY STEP TO COMMON! HERE ARE OUR TOP 5 REASONS WHY!
SHOULD THE BEEF DIE IN TODAY’S HIP-HOP? READ A THOUGHT-PROVOKING EDITORIAL HERE!
2011: THE GAYEST YEAR IN HIP-HOP HISTORY! A MUST-READ EDITORIAL!
YOU DIDN’T THINK ILLSEED FORGOT HIS “PERSON OF THE YEAR,” DID YOU?? IT’S HERE!
DAVEY D PUSHES FOR MORE RESPECT OF FEMALE MCs! CHECK HIS EDITORIAL!
BLACK MEN DYING OVER CANDY & SNEAKERS? READ ABOUT THE ORIGINS OF BLACK VIOLENCE HERE!
ALLHIPHOP DOESN’T GIVE ITSELF PROPS MUCH…BUT MAN, DID WE REPRESENT IN 2011!!!
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE HIP-HOP!
TUPAC’S MOTHER EXAMINES “THE 99%” AND HIP-HOP’S ROLE IN THE OCCUPY MOVEMENT!
ARE RAPPERS POLITICAL PRISONERS?
JAY-Z IS THE HOTTEST GUY ON CAMPUS AT GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY! READ WHY HERE!
Last night (December 6), I was honored to watch the debut of the VH1 reality series, “T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle,” with the stars and their families at Cinebistro in the Brookhaven area of Atlanta. Cinebistro, a movie theater/gourmet restaurant, graciously accommodated the 80-plus guests, which included T.I.’s and Tiny’s mothers, their children, and… Read more »
RAPPER JA RULE’S STILL DOING TIME…HERE’S HIS LATEST PRISON JOURNAL ENTRY!
IT’S WORLD AIDS DAY…READ AN EDITORIAL FROM ONE OF THE DISEASE’S MOST WELL-KNOWN ACTIVISTS
“Every woman in America/ Especially Black/ Bear with me/ Can’t you see/ We’re under attack?” -“White Man’s World” – Makaveli (Pac) Tyanna Johnson wasn’t sure how she got there. Three months ago, she moved from Mississippi to Atlanta for a better way of life. But when the crappy economy forced her company to shut down,… Read more »
I’m the best hypocrite I know. Perhaps this is so because I intimately know the intentions of my heart and the stances my mind better than anyone else. As such, when I have a change of heart about a particular subject matter, this knowledge jumps to the forefront of my mind once I’ve countered a… Read more »
N.O.R.E. has released a new video for his banger “Scared Money” featuring verses from Pusha T and Meek Mill. When I saw it was featured on WSHH I automatically assumed is was filled with all of the elements that embarrasses my pigmentation and urges me to check “Other” on my Census form. However, when I… Read more »
Hip-Hop andAmerica– they’ve almost become synonymous these days for the unapologetic pursuit of happiness (a.k.a. the American dream) that’s fostered in their patrons. While some may argue that Hip-Hop’s sentiments which rage against the establishment are anti-American, others stand convinced thatAmericais diametrically opposed to Hip-Hop as well. Yet, in reality, they’ve come to represent the… Read more »
5 REASONS WHY THE BUSTA RHYMES/ CASH MONEY DEAL IS GOOD!
As I wrapped up my comparison of the best that both Hip-Hop and America have to offer in my blog entry Hip Hop: Home of the Brave, another juxtaposition came to my mind that I’d like to explore: rappers and preachers. You may scoff at such seemingly disparate individuals, but I ensure you, there are… Read more »
A NEW “OCCUPY” T-SHIRT HAS JAY-Z UNDER FIRE!
Joe Paterno. Herman Cain. Penn State football. Presidential campaigns. Men. Sex. Power. Women. Harassed. Children. Abused. These are some of the hash tags that have tweeted through my mind nonstop, these past several days, as multiple sexual harassment charges have been hurled at Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain; as Jerry Sandusky, former defensive coordinator for… Read more »
With all this talk of “Occupation” across the globe lately, AllHipHop.com editorial contributor, TRUTH Minista Paul Scott, has had some choice words for and about the Hip-Hop community and music industry. Check his latest – a video declaring his official “Occupy Hip-Hop Manifesto”: What are your thoughts? Need more info? Read up here on TRUTH… Read more »
BULLIES: HOW ADULTS HANDLE THEM
HEXMURDA IS AT IT AGAIN…TARGET: KIM KARDASHIAN
HOW TO ROB 2011?
Although I have never been a fan of Soulja Boy’s music, I have been an enthusiastic supporter of the infectious entrepreneurial, “do-it-yourself” spirit he has instilled amongst his legion of fans – the majority of which belong to Generation Z, “The Net Generation.” With fame, and the rapid rise of DeAndre Way’s career, however, he… Read more »
TIME TO OCCUPY HIP-HOP!?!
Election Day 2008 was the night the course of American politics changed, as people withstood long lines, the weather, and continued rumors about voting etiquette and policies, to vote the first African-American into office—President Barack Obama. And in 2000, there was a ton of controversy over the lawfulness of the election – and especially the… Read more »
BREAST CANCER WON’T DEFEAT US! READ WHY HERE!
Pardon me, but what is this “Occupy Wall Street” stuff all about? Downtrodden people have been showing up every day in mass numbers for a month now, shouting up towards the windows of Fortune 500 skyscrapers, getting arrested in mass numbers, and blocking up traffic. Argh. That traffic part sucks since I venture into Manhattan… Read more »
Sylvia Robinson, Hip-Hop and Disrespect!!
“WE AIN’T MAD AT ‘CHA” – ALLHIPHOP SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT!
Why Are We Still Marching?
STEVE JOBS’ LEGACY LIVES ON AT ALLHIPHOP
This has been a great year for AllHipHop, the site and the brand. We’ve been to the White House numerous times. We’ve done some work in needy communities like Newark, NJ, Wilmington, DE, and Baltimore, MD. We’ve had several editorial highs, like revealing the alleged assailant of the 1994 shooting of Tupac Shakur. The site… Read more »