In a new blog, former Def Jam head and music mogul Russell Simmons has come out swinging and is defending Rihanna’s right to sleep with whomever she wants without it ended up in a rap song. Last week, both Chris Brown and Drake allegedly dissed Rihanna in two separate tracks, and basically called her out… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) St. Louis’ own Murphy Lee spoke with AllHipHop.com recently about a new Moscato wine that he and the St. Lunatics have developed. The after-dinner drink, called “Freaky Muscato,” is a sparkling wine made by Ste. Genevieve’s Crown Valley Winery and has already hit stores in Missouri, Illinois, Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, Alabama, and Arkansas…. Read more »
Happy Monday, my Movers and Shakers!! Welcome to the start of another wonderful week! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to finding your pace! Life is a journey not a destination! Many times without really realizing it, we find ourselves racing against others, trying to write our story based on theirs! We compare what they’ve accomplish and attempt to keep up… Read more »
DE LA SOUL REINVENTS BUT IN SOME FAMILIAR WAYS…SEE WHAT THEY’RE “SERVING” NOW!
MULTI-TALENTED KEVIN MCCALL LOOKS TO BE THE NEXT BREAKOUT MAN OF R&B
YOUR “HIP-HOP” VOTE IS BEING COURTED AS WE SPEAK…BUT DOES IT MATTER IN ELECTION 2012?
(AllHipHop News) With a June 5 release date fast approaching, Def Jam recording artist Big K.R.I.T. has officially unveiled the tracklisting for his major label debut, Live From the Underground. K.R.I.T. enlisted a number of well-known Southern rappers for the album, some of which include Devin the Dude, 2 Chainz, Ludacris, and Bun B. Live From the Underground will… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Hip-Hop mogul Jay-Z is slated to appear in Philadelphia later today (May 14), where he will announce the new Made in America Festival. The rapper will supposedly make the announcement with Mayor Michael Nutter later today, in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum. The New York Times reports that Jay-Z will preside over… Read more »
In honor of Mother’s Day, Common’s mother, Dr. Mahalia Hines, shares a throwback story about how a then 10-year-old Common snuck out of the house and left a poetic note explaining his absence. The note was his first attempt at writing, but it landed Common in hot water. Check out what Dr.Hines told Necole Bitchie.com… Read more »
PHILLY’S POWER 99 SPRINGFEST BROUGHT OUT MMG, FUTURE & MORE IN A.C. THIS PAST WEEKEND
J. DILLA’S MOTHER HAS LAUNCHED RUFF DRAFT RECORDS FOR HER SON’S CATALOG!
A REFLECTION ON HOW ONE MOTHER HELPED CRAFT A LIFELONG HIP-HOP KID
HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY FROM THE DAILY WORD!
EVERYBODY LOVES MOM. CHECK OUT OUR LIST OF THE GREATEST MOMS IN HIP-HOP!
FROM PAYING OFF HOUSES TO TRIPS TO BARCELONA, CELEBS HOLD IT DOWN FOR THEIR MOMS!