Kurtis Blow Hosts ‘No Profanity Concert’; Receives Proclamation From The Bronx

Several Hip-Hop pioneers are coming together with officials in the birthplace of Hip-Hop to celebrate “No Profanity Day” on Friday, May 23, following a unanimous resolution passed by the New York State Assembly last week.   On that date, a number of Hip-Hop greats, lead by Minister Kurtis “Blow” Walker, will gather in the Bronx… Read more »


Nappy Roots Return With ‘The Humdinger’

Kentucky Hip-Hop collective The Nappy Roots have announced the release of their third album, titled The Humdinger.   The Humdinger will be released independently on the group’s own Nappy Roots Entertainment Group, which is distributed by Fontana.   The Hip-Hop quintet, now consists of Skinny Deville, Ron Clutch, B. Stille, Big V and Fish Scales,… Read more »


Exclusive: Nas Explains Position In New Song

In a new song called “N.I.G.G.E.R.,” Nas lyrically explains his thoughts behind his 9th album, which he changed from the controversial racially charged word.In the song, which was obtained by, Nas chastises the modern person for being fearful of taking risks in life and music.“People [are] afraid of criticism/ But I always put myself… Read more »