RIP MCA: MCA DAY IN BK!
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(AllHipHop News) The four elements of Hip-Hop (music, DJing, B-Boying, and art) will all be on display this weekend at the second annual “MCA Day” in Brooklyn, New York. The event was created as a celebration or Beastie Boys founding member Adam “MCA” Yauch’s huge contributions to the culture. DJ JS-1, Pat Poon, Operator EMC, and DJ Skizz will… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is tapping G.O.O.D. Music’s Pusha T, Redman of Def Squad, and east coast rap legends Erick Sermon and Parrish J from EPMD to headline their 9th annual event. Other acts that have been announced include 2013 XXL Freshman member Dizzy Wright and the musically eclectic band Soul Understated. [ALSO READ: Pusha T Says… Read more »
TALIB KWELI: THE ALLHIPHOP INTERVIEW
(AllHipHop News) Over the last several months several high-profile shootings involving rappers have taken place in the Miami area. Last October buzzing rapper Bizzle was shot and killed in Liberty City. [ALSO READ: Miami Rapper Bizzle Shot and Killed At Local Car Wash] In February another rising MIA emcee, Young Scrilla, took a bullet to thigh during a video shoot… Read more »
SLICK RICK’S ROYAL RETURNS TO BROOKLYN!
DID MAINO DROP A BANGER WITH HIS “I AM WHO I AM” MIXTAPE? READ THE REVIEW!
BROOKLYN’S OWN DANA DANE IS ACTING NOW! LEARN ABOUT HIS LATEST FILM PROJECT HERE!
It is tempting to call Pariah this year’s Precious, since both movies have three major things in common: great acting, great directing, and an enormous amount of critical acclaim. Pariah, however, exercises much more restraint than Precious, especially when it comes to cultural or thematic stereotypes. These stereotypes tend to develop in both films unfortunately, due to the fact they are set… Read more »
UGK’S BUN B WEIGHS IN ON THE NEW SCHOOL RAP MOVEMENT!
Texas rap legend Bun B, the remaining half of rap group UGK, found himself in a ‘hood liquor store in Brooklyn, New York, this week to pay tribute to his other half, the late rapper, Pimp C. With the rumble of the Brooklyn J Train above, the Pimp C celebration took form via a new… Read more »
FROM FLORIDA TO THE BIG APPLE TO B.E.T., NITTY SCOTT, MC IS MAKING MOVES!