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Jeremy Dutcher's Innovative 'Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa' Is Really About the Future

On his innovative debut album, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa, Jeremy Dutcher combines his classical music background — he’s a trained operatic tenor — with traditional songs from Wolastoq First Nation communities that were recorded over 100 years ago and

"Fortnite" Players Will Receive Compensation For Sever Downtime

Fortnite hit a snag this week when gamers across the globe were faced with account verification issues among other unnecessary and obnoxious glitches that kept them from enjoying the game. Game developers Epic Games was forced to take Fortnite fline

Kanye West Returns to Twitter, Plans on Writing a Philosophy Book

Kanye West resurrected his Twitter account on Friday (April 13), which has remained dormant since May 2017. The Chicago rapper only made one tweet and then deleted it. The good folks at Sneaker News was able to

Wu-Tang Clan Being Sued by Photographer Over 'Shaolin' LP Cover

Wu-Tang Clan’s one–a-kind album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin continues to haunt the rap collective. According to The Blast, a photographer is suing the iconic hip-hop group for copyright infringement over the Shaolin cover art. In

Drake's Ex-Manager Headed to Prison for Tax Evasion

The government doesn't play about its money. It's a lesson more hip-hop industry folks would do well to realize. To that end, Drake's ex-manager, Derrick Lawrence, one the founders Aspire Music Group, the label/management team that solely pushes

The 25 Greatest Rap Albums of 1996

1996 was a monumental year for hip-hop. The genre's crossover momentum had been building for a decade and in 1996, it hit an undeniable peak. Rappers had slowly and steadily become less wary embracing R&B and by

Tory Lanez Reveals Dates For "Memories Don't Die" Tour

2018 has seen some impressive releases thus far and only four months in, Tory Lanez has stood out among the top albums the year. Whether it will stand the test time is yet to be seen but

RZA Has Tried To Buy Back Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang Album

Wu-Tang Clan’s one a kind Once Upon a Time in Shaolin album was famously purchased by pharma fraudster Martin Shkreli. The sale was made before an extensive background check would reveal a majorly bungled world takeover. RZA admits

Cardi B, Gucci Mane, Diddy and More Celebrate Easter [PHOTO]

No, it’s not an April Fool’s joke. Several your favorite music artists and celebrities went on social media to celebrate Easter, which oddly fell on the same day as April Fools (April 1). Nevertheless, rap superstars like

Fabolous Performs In New York After Disturbing Video Surfaces

Fabolous made his first concert appearance at Terminal 5 in New York on Saturday (March 31), hours after a disturbing video surfaced him threatening Emily B and her father. The Brooklyn rhymer was performing with Jadakiss as