What Happens When Hate Forces You to Change Your Rap Name?

What happens when politics impact more than just your content?  What happens when they drive you to change something as sacred as your rap name? How do you weigh losing years branding, shedding a critical piece your

Kendrick Lamar Performs During Halftime Of National Championship Game

Just as it was reported a couple weeks, Kendrick Lamar took center stage Monday night the first-ever Halftime show the College Football Playf National Championship between Georgia and Alabama at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. RELATED: Kendrick Lamar’s Nike Collab

Meet Jody Upshaw, Halifax's Teenage R&B Sensation

It can be tough figuring out what you want to do for a living, but Halifax’s Jody Upshaw has her mind made up. The 14-year-old has been performing on stages around Nova Scotia for the last five

Pharrell Calls Oprah the 'GOAT' After Her Golden Globes Speech

Last night at the Golden Globes, while receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award, Oprah Winfrey gave a speech so powerful and poignant, she not only earned a standing ovation but prompted calls for her to run for

Draymond Green Fined $25,000 For Criticizing NBA Refs

Draymond Green had to know this one was coming.  The NBA has fined the Warriors All-Star forward $25,000 for criticizing the league’s ficiating. Draymond’s comment’s came after Golden State’s 121-105 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday.

Cozz’ “Questions” Makes You Wonder Why “Ain’t No One Heard” of Him: Listen

A Los Angeles native and one Dreamville’s next up, Cozz’ music blossoms from the root an emotion, no flourishes necessary. The 24-year-old specializes in freshening up classic sounds On his latest single, “Questions,” Cozz brings together the staples an introspective

JAY-Z Drops Animated 'Blue's Freestyle' Video on Blue Ivy's B-Day

Today is a special holiday – it’s Blue Ivy Carter’s sixth birthday (Jan. 7)! In celebration his daughter’s B-Day, JAY-Z released the visual to "Blue’s Freestyle/We Family," one the bonus tracks featured on the CD version his

50 Cent Shares Camila Cabello-Inspired Meme About Texting Problems

50 Cent is known around the world as a rapper, film and TV magnate and, perhaps moreso than ever before, a social media meme-making champion. His newfound love taking images and/or videos celebrities and molding them into

Golden Globes 2018: Full List Of Nominees & Winners

With the new year comes the inception awards season as we celebrate the great works with which we were gifted in the previous year. Kicking things f is, course, the annual Golden Globes ceremony now in its

Lupe Fiasco Says Kendrick Lamar Is 'Not a Top Tier Lyricist'

Lupe Fiasco has ignited a Twitter debate over Kendrick Lamar’s lyrical abilities. On Saturday (Jan. 6), the Chicago rapper suggested that K.Dot lyrical skills were overrated. In a series tweets, which have now been deleted, Fiasco wrote