PHILLY’S 4TH OF JULY BRINGS LAURYN HILL, THE ROOTS, COMMON AND QUEEN LAITFAH TO THE STAGE
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BLACK MUSIC MONTH: RAP AND ROCK’S RAUCOUS REBELLION
PHILLY IS CRANKING OUT REAL HIP-HOP – ENTER “THE DREAM SEQUENCE” OF A TRIO ON THE RISE!
(AllHipHop News) A collective of legendary DJ’s will come together this in Philadelphia this July, just before The Roots’ 4th of July celebration. DJs Jazzy Jeff, DJ Drama, J-Rocc of Stones Throw, DJ Rich Medina and Questlove have formed a collection known as #PSK!, a.k.a. Philadelphia Sound Konnoisseurs. The DJ’s will commandeer the turntables in… Read more »
Hold on now, there is no beef here between Killer Mike and Lupe Fiasco! (that we know of) – BUT, Killer Mike did say, “When you have Lupe and the audience that he brings, a lot of times that audience can perceive [themselves] to be more than or elitist.” Do you agree? Killer Mike was… Read more »
VIDEO: FREEWAY REPS FOR HIS CITY AT THE ROOTS PICNIC, EXPLAINS JAY-Z INCIDENT
DANNY BROWN BRINGS HIS ZANY “INCOME TAX SWAG” TO THE ROOTS PICNIC – CHECK OUR INTERVIEW!
ROOTS PICNIC RECAP: A BACKSTAGE CHAT WITH THE GOD MC – RAKIM!!
THE ROOTS PICNIC ALWAYS DELIVERS – AND THIS YEAR WAS NO DIFFERENT! CHECK THE RECAP
THIS SUMMER IS OFF THE CHAIN WITH MUSIC FESTIVALS! CHECK OUT OUR RUNDOWN HERE!
(AllHipHop News) Roots affiliate and member of the Money Making Jam Boys, Dice Raw, is prepping the release of his new single ,”Rear Window,” for release tomorrow before this weekend’s 5th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia. Dice, who has appeared on 10 of the Roots’ 11 studio albums, will release the free “Rear Window”, which is… Read more »
OKAYPLAYER RELEASES COMMEMORATIVE “ROOTS PICNIC” MIXTAPE PRIOR TO THIS WEEKEND’S FEST
(AllHipHop News) Not to be outdone by all of the recent festival news from Soundset, Rock the Bells, Lollapalooza and Made In America, the Austin City Limits 2012 Music Festival (ACL) has revealed its lineup for the city’s 11th annual, three-day concert event, to take place October 12-14 at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. ACL 2012,… Read more »
BLACK THOUGHT TO HOST THIS WEEK’S 20-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE LYRICIST LOUNGE
(AllHipHop News) Today (May 14), The Roots officially announced the full lineup for their 5th Annual Roots Picnic. In addition to the previously announced array of artists, The Roots unveiled a poster detailing all of the acts that will be included on the bill for the Picnic. The poster features a Native American theme, with… Read more »