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New Textbook For Educators Teaches Hip-Hop To Kids

The Hip-Hop Association, a national organization dedicated to the movement of Hip-Hop as a culture, has announced the release of The Hip-Hop Education Guidebook: Volume One.Conceived by the Hip-Hop Association’s Education Initiative, The Hip-Hop Education Guidebook: Volume One is a textbook that documents the history of Hip-Hop music and culture as a product of the… Read more »

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This awhat happens with an audio link def50 Cent – The Bomb. Also, OD, notice how the community can be “folded” and “expanded”. Is that unique to being logged in or can anyone do this? Also, if people fold, can we utilize the space when it’s totally folded to show a new ad? I will… Read more »

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AHH Stray News: Ice-T, Chamillionaire, J-Bo

Popular rapper/actor Ice-T will speak at Teachers College at Columbia University, one of the United States’ leading graduate schools. The rapper will be featured during a two-day gathering called "Teach, Think, Play: Popular Culture in the Classroom." According to organizers, the conference is designed to explore challenges and power of integrating pop culture into the… Read more »

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August Trial Set For Black Mafia Family

For two decades, the Atlanta-based Black Mafia Family (BMF) allegedly ran a cocaine ring that produced an estimated $250 million, but after years of investigation they were busted in 2005. The case will go to trial in August 2007. Over 30 members of BMF were arrested and three million dollars in cash, two kilograms of… Read more »

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Dolemite Remake Finally Coming To Big Screen

A remake of Rudy Ray Moore’s 1975 movie Dolemite will finally come to the big screen, almost 30 years after the original movie hit theaters. The movie centers around a pimp named Dolemite, who is released from prison, after being framed. He fights an assortment of enemies in the film, along with a group of… Read more »

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Wyclef Jean Announces Yele Haiti, KATA Partnership During Capitol Hill Appearance

In his continuing quest to bring awareness and aid to his native Haiti, Fugees member Wyclef Jean announced a new alliance between his Yele Haiti organization and the KATA (Konbit Ak Tet Ansanm) job creation initiative, a USAID-funded program implemented by CHF International.The news came during a hearing Tuesday (March 13) on Capital Hill about… Read more »

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