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Lil Wayne Addresses American Flag Controversy: “It was never my intention to desecrate the flag”
Lauryn Hill Responds to Accusations that “Neurotic Society” Lyrics are Homophobic
Rhymes and Reasons Interviews Jacinda Bullie About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Alice Walkers Pens Letter To Alicia Keys, Asking That She Cancel Israel Concert
Minneapolis Program Helps Teens Make Hip Hop in Exchange for Good Grades
Kendrick Lamar Blasts Hip Hop’s Obsession with “Molly”
Jennifer Hudson Signs On as American Idol Judge
Dillard U. President: Why Did Dr. Dre Donate $35 Million to USC, and Not a Black College?
Standout Football Player Jay Harris Gives Up Michigan State Scholarship to Pursue Rap Career
Candice Glover Wins American Idol
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Sage Morgan-Hubbard About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Lauryn Hill Writes Letter of Thanks to Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder, and Other Supporters
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Julian “J. Kwest” DeShazier About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Three Months in Federal Prison
PepsiCo Ends Mountain Dew Partnership w/ Lil Wayne After Emmett Till Lyric Controversy
LISTEN: Lauryn Hill Releases New Song “Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)”
VIDEO: Janelle Monåe | The Return of Artistry in R&B, Soul, & Hip Hop
Tyler, the Creator Responds to Mountain Dew Controversy: “There’s no type of hate being portrayed in that work of art at all”
San Diego Students Suspended, Banned from Graduation and Prom Over Twerk Video
Emmett Till’s Family Dismiss Lil Wayne’s “Apology;” Call for Face-to-Face Meeting
VIDEO: Janelle Monae’s “Q.U.E.E.N.” f/ Erykah Badu
Principal Fires Security Guards and Invests in Arts Programs; Transforms School!
Mountain Dew Pulls Tyler, The Creator Ad After Accusations of Racism
Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly of 90’s Rap Duo Kris Kross Has Died
Lil Wayne Issues Formal Apology to Emmett Till Family
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Shannon Matesky About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
Emmett Till’s Family Plan to Pressure Mountain Dew to End Endorsement Deal w/ Lil Wayne
Lauryn Hill Speaks Out on Financial Troubles, New Record Deal in Open Letter
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Asad Jafri About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Lauryn Hill’s New $1 Million Recording Contract w/ Sony Music Revealed During Tax Hearing
The white writer’s misimagination of Black characters in science fiction
Reclaiming memory as a Black father and son in the face of cultural and racial traumas
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