OLD SCHOOL, NEW SCHOOL…ALL SCHOOLS KRUSH GROOVE!
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TALIB KWELI: THE ALLHIPHOP INTERVIEW
[VIDEO] FOLLOW MYSTIKAL THROUGH AN ACTION PACKED DAY AT SXSW & RESPECT HIS GRIND!
ALLHIPHOP TEAMED UP WITH SIX ARTISTS AND THE HITTMENN DJ’S FOR THE #LOUDPACKTOUR IV – CHECK OUT OUR TOUR RUN THROUGHOUT THE SOUTH!!!!
CATCH THE SNEAK PEAK OF LOVE & HIP-HOP ATLANTA WITH CAST MEMBER INTERVIEWS!
(AllHipHop News) This week Chicago native Rockie Fresh stopped in New York City to perform a headlining show in Brooklyn and to celebrate his 22nd birthday (March 16). With his 5th mixtape, Electric Highway, still buzzing and more new music on the horizon, the Maybach Music Group member is ready to continue to raise his profile in… Read more »
NO. 2 ON iTUNES FOR HIP-HOP? ANDY MINEO
Even though Ray J said on Hot 97 that “I Hit It First” wasn’t directed his Kim Kardashian, the lyrics still have people second-guessing that claim. With lines like, “She might move on to rappers and ballplayers / But we all know I hit it first … I had her head going North and her… Read more »
Often times people in the entertainment industry get a break, find themselves elevated to the next level and they do everything in their power to forget where they’ve been or who paved the way for them to get where they are currently. Well, thankfully, this is not the case when it comes to the “Wake… Read more »
We loved interviewing and writing about Bilal for our exclusive interview, (Read that here.) That we had to revisit some of our favorite hip-hop songs that featured the soulful singer. During his long hiatus from recording, some of his best work came from his collaborations with rap artists. From Jay-Z and Jadakiss to Common and Kweli, Bilal has… Read more »
Dee-1 has awakened the beast within hip hop since we last spoke! His interactive stage show has been taking crowds both by surprise and by storm. He just finished touring 50 cities with Macklemore and recently released another mixtape, entitled “Psalms Of David” once again proving that everyone sleeping on him had better set their alarms… Read more »
Maybe it’s because we have been listening to Bilal. Or because we were disappointed in watching dream and Kweli fight on Twitter. Or because we the recent Rick Ross lyric controversy has us wondering what happened to love in hip-hop. There used to be hip-hop love songs, Meth and Mary’s “All I Need,” is going… Read more »
What do you get when you mix a few down home, Texas style guitar riffs with sick nice beats and a dope lyricist? You get an eclectic artist out of of Dallas that we checked for all last year and put on our Top 50 Underground List of 2012! Playdough is nothing that you expect… Read more »
YG AND DRAKE BEHIND THE SCENES OF “I’M A REAL 1”
April 2nd, Ludacris invited out celebrity friends and fans to the Andretti Indoor race track for a fun-filled race around the track to decide who was really “fast & furious” in Atlanta. With celebrity teams headed up by Big Boi, T-Boz & Chilli, and Luda himself. The event brought out hundreds of fans who watched… Read more »
BROTHA LYNCH HUNG IS STRANGE BUT SHY?
TALIB KWELI TALKS LIL WAYNE, APOLOGIES AND THE BIGGER PICTURE
Meet the Man Behind Miley Cyrus ‘Wop’
(AllHipHop News) Winter Ramos has over 15 years of experience in the Hip Hop industry as everything from a wardrobe stylist for Murder Inc to manager for Fabolous. Unbeknownst to the majority of the people who watch her on Love & Hip Hop is the behind the scene stories that would lead someone to writing a tell-all book… Read more »
CHECK OUT AHH’S EPIC PAID DUES PHOTO GALLERY!
(AllHipHop News) Today (March 30th) is “International Tabletop Day.” A day, promoted by popular YouTube channel Geek & Sundry, that is dedicated to building bonds with friends and family by playing card and board games at home and at local events across the globe. So how can Hip-Hop help celebrate having fun on “Tabletop Day?” One self-financed start-up company… Read more »
MONA SCOTT-YOUNG TALKS UPCOMING “THE GOSSIP GAME” REALITY SHOW
CHECK OUT ALLHIPHOP’S SXSW VIDEO RECAP WITH YO GOTTI, MYSTIKAL, & SURPRISE FROM AKON!
Eighteen years ago, Hip-Hop suffered a major loss with the passing of Eric “Eazy-E” Wright.
ALLHIPHOP SPOTLIGHTS A PHILLY MC COMPLETE WITH MUSICAL & LYRICAL SKILLS; O’HENE SAVANT
The Winter Music Conference/Ultra Music fest Grand Finale went down in a major way at Prestige Sundays, at nightclub Bamboo, in Miami. With model/musician Cassie hosting, the Ciroc was flowing. Not only did she bring the bottles out, but she brought the stars as well. From Snoop Dogg, & Flo Rida, to Pusha T and… Read more »
Rites-of-passage filled with both rights and wrongs, Jonny “Rittz” Valiant, uses Hip-Hop to share his story. Although the towering, wavy-haired Ginger-kid, is easy to spot amid his melanin-enriched contemporaries, his lyricism never pales in comparison. The Atlanta native’s talent, work-ethic, and luck is ushering Rittz to the masses. Although, his journey to the spotlight has… Read more »
KILLER MIKE TALKS, OBAMA, DORNER, & REAL ISSUES!
N.O.R.E Takes a Trip Down Memory Lane, Shares Secrets Of His Career
NO LIMIT BRINGS OUT MASTER P ON ALLHIPHOP BREEDING GROUND STAGE!
THE ALLHIPHOP SXSW STAGE FT. TAYLOR GANG, LEP BOYS, YO GOTTI, MYSTIKAL & A SURPRISE BY AKON!
After big Snoop Lion rocked out at Ultra Music Fest and NeYo Shut down Jazz In The Garden, they both hit up the South Beach Hotspot Bamboo and partied the night away. Bamboo is quickly becoming one of the only places to be on a Sunday night in Miami. Although Jazz in The Garden is… Read more »
EXCLUSIVE: WILLIE OF THE GETO BOYS TALKS BEYONCE’S “BOW DOWN”
R&B Singers Take Note, Justin Timberlake is Winning and Here’s How
After a 6-month hiatus from Slaughterhouse, Royce Tha 5’9″ is ready to get back to work
From his early days with the 213, to his days at Death Row, to his era with No Limit, to his more recent years as an international icon and superstar, Snoop Dogg now Snoop Lion has made his mark on Hip-Hop history forever. There will never be another like Snoop. A true artist and businessman,… Read more »
‘CB4’ TURNS 20 YEARS OLD AND WE’RE STILL LEARNING FROM IT
March 9th marks the 16 anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G’s untimely death. AllHipHop remembers the highlights of his career and the impact he made on the music and culture. . . . . . . . Sion submitted this story through AHH’s new “Content Producer” program. If you have what it takes to make great… Read more »
THE TAO OF BIG: THE 5 MOST POIGNANT BARS on ‘READY TO DIE’
BROOKLYN STAND UP: 5 THINGS THAT WOULD’VE MADE BIGGIE PROUD
HIP-HOP COMMUNITY CENTER REBEL DIAZ ARTS COLLECTIVE REGROUPS AFTER EVICTION
(AllHipHop News) It has been a long battle for Richard Morales better known in rap circles as Gunplay. Gunplay surrendered to police on October 9th on an outstanding warrant stemming from armed robbery and assault charges on April 13th, 2012. Allegedly, the Cops & Robbers rapper assaulted and robbed Miami accountant Turron Woodside. Less than… Read more »
MELLE MEL, QUADEER “MC SPICE” SHAKUR ARE TAKING ON WORLDSTARHIPHOP, ON BEHALF OF AFRIKA BAMBAATAA AND THE ZULU NATION
After making his New York debut performance at SOB’s, Rikki Blu sat down with AllHipHop.com to discuss how NYC received him, what trickery police used to arrest him and what’s next for the rising star. Ab-Soul ran through joints from his extensive discography, including “Pass The Blunt” from Long Term 2: Lifestyles of the Poor… Read more »
AllHipHop.com sat down with Kareem Fort, the creator of DEMOS the new Hip Hop Documentary making it’s way to the forefront of the music industry this spring. He talked to us about all the artists in the movie and what he hopes this documentary is able to do for aspiring spitters who are attempting to… Read more »
10 RAP LYRICS THAT MAY HAVE DONE TOO FAR
Hip-Hop is a powerful force. Its voice reaches millions and popularizes so many things on a regular basis. Rappers have been unofficial spokesmen for countless brands, products, trends, and styles over the years, and that is something that shows no signs of slowing down. On the flip side though, Hip-Hop can ruin things easily too…. Read more »
Hip-Hop OG Daddy-O Shares Some Music Biz Secrets
WATCH HOT 97’S LIVESTREAM PERFORMANCE OF KENDRICK LAMAR IN NYC!
Last night Questlove from the legendary The Roots crew honored the late J Dilla with a DJ set. Following up epic sets from DJ Rich Medina and Mike Nyce, Questlove ran through a host of J Dilla’s greatest hits, as painters Ameerah, K Art and Chuck Style created visuals of J Dilla himself. In addition to… Read more »
CURREN$Y SPEAKS ON C-MURDER’S NEW PLIGHT AND “NEW JET CITY”
Producer and record label owner Jermaine Dupri brought southern Hip-Hop to worldwide audience 20 years before anyone realized the future of rap music was in the south. He then added select blends of the smoothest R&B sounds around with a platinum-adorned roster that featured Da Brat, Kriss Kross, Xscape, Jagged Edge and Bow Wow. Today… Read more »
THE FIRST LADY OF SO SO DEF REFLECTS ON 20th ANNIVERSARY
When you hear the word “Scion,” cars are likely to come to mind first, but in an effort to use their globally recognized brand to help develop other endeavors, Scion has created the Scion AV Open Mic concert series. Scion AV’s Open Mic series has been bringing monthly free shows featuring strictly the hottest current… Read more »
AHH PICKS THE TOP 10 SOUTHERN RAP ALBUMS
LEBRON TALKS TO ALLHIPHOP ABOUT 2 KINGS!
VIDEO: TAKE A LOOK AT MASTER P & LOUIE V MOB TAKEOVER THE STREET MUSIC GAME
5 Producers That You May Not Know But Should
UH OH! You know how fans are today! They can be quite cray cray! Well, the fact of the matter is, THEY ARE! Now, Rihanna may have completely spit in the wind now that he is fully back with Chris “Not A Blood” Brown. Apparently, she was in England debuting her new clothing line when… Read more »