Editor’s Note: We did not edit hexmurda’s editorial at all. He doesn’t like that. ________________ The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com _________________ I know by now everyone has either heard or heard about Kendrick Lamar’s verse on Big Sean’s CONTROL joint…. Read more »
IF BILLIONAIRES WERE STOPPED AND FRISKED….
Why don’t we seem to recognize that famous people are also just people.
HAS THE KKK INVADED HIP-HOP?
MOST WATCHED THE THRONE, KENDRICK SAT IN IT.
KENDRICK, NEW YORK AND HIP-HOP’s 40TH!
HUH? HOW DOES TAYLOR SWIFT REDEFINE JAY Z?
While I went into the theater expecting a film on race, I left having seen a film about Blackness. Something I’ve been thinking about a lot lately.
WHAT’S ZIMMER-CIDE? O’REILLY SHOULD READ THIS!
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the Wu-Tang Clan. A vital act in the East Coast’s Hip-Hop resurgence of the mid-90s, the nine-man collective was a creative force to be reckoned with. The group’s ability… Read more »
ACTIVIST RAPPER JASIRI X NAMES 5 PLACES THAT COULD USE JAY Z’S “CHARITY”
WHAT IF JAY Z, WALE, MADONNA AND THE ROLLING STONES DID BOYCOTT FLORIDA?
The Last Poets: Responding to the Response. By Khalil Amani Let’s get one thang straight! Unless you’re Jesus, Mother Teresa or Martin Luther King (and maybe a few others), no one is above getting put on blast in my book! That includes old-ass revolutionaries who talk that slick s#*t out the corner of their moufs… Read more »
Our very existence is somehow threatening.
The truth of the matter is, Justice is not justice in America. There are lawyers, judges, juries and courts, but justice is a another animal altogether. The case of George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin will forever perplex many, particularly when you contextualize it with other situations. Take Marissa Alexander for example. F**k the jury, the… Read more »
White folks didn’t just start becoming suspicious of black men in the age of hip-hop! They were locking their car doors, clutching their purses and crossing the street before hip-hop was a twinkle in The Last Poet’s eye!
What does it take for a black man to be considered armed and dangerous? Not much.
If you feel like Big Brother is watching, they are.
channel ORANGE–One Year Later.
Jay-Z Proves He’s the King of the Game
#NewerRules: 6 Creative Ways To Promote Music In The Future
The following was originally published on RIAA.com. By now, many of us in the music business, as well as Jay-Z fans, know that Samsung has purchased one million “Magna Carta Holy Grail” digital albums to be given away to the phone maker’s customers. It is a novel and creative marketing move and it has rightly… Read more »
EDITORIAL – THE N-WORD: HISTORY’S MASTER OF ILLUSION
CAN LIL WAYNE HELP FIGHT THE POWER IN 2013?
DID YOU KNOW?: BIGOTS WON A MAJOR VICTORY TODAY!
The Trayvon Martin trial started yesterday (June 24) in controversy, from the bizarre knock-knock joke from George Zimmerman’s lawyer, to the judge’s ruling that Martin’s parents will be allowed attend the trial. There aren’t many networks airing the entire feed without a barrage of commercials, along with opinions and comments from various talking heads. Watch… Read more »
CRACK MUSIC: WHAT HAPPENED TO HIP-HOP?
It was my senior year of high school. A hot Memorial Day weekend, May 26, 1993. My cousin and I went to a see it at a theater that has long since closed down, The Americana. Patrons were being waved down with security wands, scanned for guns. It was an inconveinece that we didn’t even… Read more »
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com On May 23, 2000, thirteen years ago today, Eminem’s second major-label album, The Marshall Mathers LP, was released. I was a thirteen-year-old and in seventh grade at the time. I’ll never forget how much of… Read more »
________________ The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com _________________ This piece originally ran on yourblackworld.net Dr. Dre is one of the most successful entertainers in history, earning hundreds of millions of dollars by making great music. Much of this music moves because… Read more »
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com We’re all made in the image of God. Kanye West wants to be God. Hip Hop has always been about braggadocio antics and ego, but believe it or not there is a ceiling to what… Read more »
EDITORIAL: WHO SPEAKS FOR THE HOOD?
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com How much have you spent on electronics in just the last 12-24 months? How about your friends and family? And what did you and/or your community get back from it? Really? How does race impact… Read more »
HIP-HOP’S INFATUATION WITH ASSATA IS DEEP! READ UP!
LIL WAYNE APOLOGIZES TO EMMETT TILL’S FAMILY
The music industry has certainly changed dramatically in the last 15 or so years. Actually, the record label machines have not changed very much, but the circumstances surrounding it have. Basically, artists are finding ways of usurping the majors more and more these days. In the 90s artists like Master P and Cash Money were… Read more »
A CONSPIRACY AGAINST HIP-HOP? SCARFACE SAYS YES!
EMMETT TILL’S FAMILY GETS AT LIL WAYNE AGAIN!
The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of AllHipHop.com “Sisters say where are the good Black men/ They’re missin’ in action/ Cause we are at war!” “Buck Whylin’” Terminator X featuring Chuck D and Sister Souljah There used to be a time when takin’… Read more »
The Three Jay’s: Jay-Z Throughout The Years In His Own Words
DID PUBLIC ENEMY CRAFT THE BEST ALBUM EVER 25 YEAR AGO?
DMX is once again the subject of much discussion in Hip-Hop and the show “Iyanla: Fix My Life” has shown the rapper in a way that we’ve never quite seen him. From the range of emotions – rage to despair to confusion – DMX showed us his soul. But, he disagrees completely with the show,… Read more »
NO EXCUSE FOR ACCIDENTAL RACISM!
MASS INCARCERATION: RUSSELL WRITES OBAMA…AND HE’S GOT HELP.
(AllHipHop News) William Ray Norwood Jr. has been in the news almost ever year even whe he is not releasing music. Past events suggest he possesses no filter. He’s had physical altercations with Fabolous, radio tirades and of course, the sex tape scandal which elevated the stardom of the relatively unknown Kim Kardashian. Better known… Read more »
Editor’s Note: Dee dee cocheta is an industry vet that has had a long tenure in music. Her career spans PR & Social Media Professional, digital content producer, blogger and more. She writes an open letter to Rick Ross after a recent song seems to advocate date rape. Rick Ross has not commented. While rape,… Read more »
SHOULD LIL WAYNE BE COMPARED TO MALCOLM X?
WHAT DO MALCOLM X AND LIL WAYNE HAVE IN COMMON?
Last night February 24, 2013 was Oscar night and once again the stars were out to see who would walk away with the coveted golden statue that is fought so hard for every year. A beautiful actress stepped onto the Oscar red carpet. Take a long look at the gorgeous little princess in the amethyst gown,… Read more »