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What Future’s fear of admitting his sobriety says about our unhealthy expectation for Black pain
The silent and sellout: What is the responsibility of prominent Black artists in an unjust society?
Court rules rapper’s lyrics, remake of N.W.A.’s “F– the Police”, is threat against cops on appeal
Pusha-T’s second diss of Drake takes feud to new levels, with some calling it a low blow
Rapper and Activist Jessica Disu Releases New Video For ‘This Is Not A Drill’
Chance the Rapper’s ”Coloring Book’ Album is Pure Magic
Wale: The First Rapper to Open the State of the Union Address
Rapper facing life in prison for releasing gang-related album
Sugarhill Gang’s Big Bank Hank dead at 58
Parents of Ohio students claim racism led to expulsion
New York police make man rap to avoid arrest
Harvard hip-hop fellowship named after Nas, rapper gives benediction
Juicy J Offers – Then Revokes – $50,000 Scholarship to the Best Twerker
J. Cole on Colorism: “I might not be as successful as I am now if I was dark skin”
HLN’s Nancy Grace To Cover The Murders of Tupac and Biggie
Kendrick Lamar Astounds, Calls Out EVERYONE on Big Sean’s ‘Control’
Talib Kweli Visits the Dream Defenders: “History tells us nothing moves without young people being involved”
Nas Raises $29,000 for Homeless Family
North Carolina Pastor Fired for Attending Rick Ross Concert
Rapper Charged w/ Double Homicide After Allegedly Rapping About It
Jay Z Responds to Criticism from Harry Belafonte: ‘My presence is charity, just because of who I am’
Kanye West and Rhymefest Team Up for Free Music Writing Program for Chicago Youth
Harvard University Establishes Nas Hip Hop Fellowship
Rhymes and Reasons Interviews Eve Ewing About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed Her Life
16-Year Old Wondagurl Produced a Track on Jay-Z’s New Album
WATCH: 15-Year Old Aviwe Mtongana Raps for Pres. Obama
Rhymes & Reasons Interviews Pugs Atomz About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Lil Wayne Addresses American Flag Controversy: “It was never my intention to desecrate the flag”
WATCH: Lil Wayne Stomps on American Flag in New Video
Rhymes and Reasons Interviews Vic Spencer About the Hip Hop Songs that Changed His Life
Sometimes, I give gentrifiers the wrong directions when they get lost
“E pluribus unum”: Federalism is a reactionary structure built on anti-Blackness
Richard Akuson: the ‘A Nasty Boy’ editor talks the future of his queer fashion magazine and life as an asylum seeker in the U.S.
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