Q-Tip Joins NYU to Co-Teach Course on Jazz and Hip-Hop

As a founding member A Tribe Called Quest, Q-Tip has been merging jazz and hip-hop throughout his musical career. Now he’s going to teach a course on it for New York University. The Native Tongue alum has

Aminé Reveals New Single & Video Releasing Tonight

Tonight is set to be a huge night for new music with Cardi B, Flatbush Zombies, Famous Dex, 1017 Eskimo Boys and more all dropping full-length projects. While Cardi B is arguably the most globally anticipated the bunch, our Fire

Instagram Introduces Wellbeing Team To Address Mental Health Concerns

Instagram is a platform where individuals portray their personal lives in a positive manner. However, this fabricated view reality has been known to lead to depression, anxiety, bullying, and other mental health concerns that can negatively affect how a user

M.I.A. Says JAY-Z Urged Her to Sign NFL Lawsuit Deal

M.I.A. is speaking out about her trials and tribulations following her controversial appearance at the 2012 Super Bowl halftime show. If recall, she briefly flashed the middle finger during her performance, which apparently angered NFL executives. Afterward,

Azealia Banks Issues Scathing Critique On "March For Our Lives"

Azealia Banks has always been outspoken. While some may feel some type way about her no-fucks-given approach to life, others can’t help but respect her unfiltered honesty. Now, Banks has spoken out against the ongoing “March For

Tech N9ne Breaks Billboard Record For Most Top Ten Rap Albums

Kansas City has never seen one quite like Tech N9ne. The Strange Music mogul has come a long say since the AngHellic days, and has since unleashed his brainchild, record label Strange Music upon the world. Since then, the albums have come

'Unsolved' Star Marcc Rose: 'I’m Not Trying to Be Tupac' in Real Life

Tupac died at the University Medical Center Southern Nevada in Las Vegas, but 21 years later, his life and legacy are still being examined through hip-hop tales about the culture at its peak. Pac's latest visual resurrection comes in the form

Talib Kweli Pens Passionate Letter Against The Alt-Right

If you’re racist, bigoted, or generally hateful person, Talib Kweli may very well come for you. The iconic Black Star rapper has frequently taken to Twitter to battle all the above, developing a reputation as one the

Man Running Meth Lab Out Of Atlantic City Hotel Sets Room On Fire

In news that seems too crazy to be true, police have detained a man who was running a methamphetamine lab in an Atlantic City casino hotel. After the room caught fire, four floors in the building had

Dan Mangan Sheds Light on His Upcoming Album and Embracing His Solo Troubadour Status

It’s been a quiet couple years for Vancouver songwriter Dan Mangan, but that’s about to change. Today he returns with a new single, a doting piano ballad called “Fool for Waiting,” which will be followed by a