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Bryan Ford and Killah Priest Release New LP 'For The Future of Hip Hop'

The music industry is inundated with manufactured hip hop but its true roots are alive and growing. A new generation mixed with a classic vibe is emerging from the hip hop scene which offers familiar beats with a futuristic style. Coming from Chicago is producer Bryan Ford and New York-bred Wu Tang …

Who Will Win This Hip-Hop Feud: Jay Z or Conservative Pundit Tomi Lahren?

A question for the ages.<p>In what's possibly the best hip-hop feud since B.o.B. vs. Neil deGrasse Tyson, and even Ghostface Killah vs. Martin Shkreli, conservative news (?) host Tomi Lahren has responded to Jay Z's verse on Pusha T's "Drug Dealers Anonymous."<p>In the song, Jay Z samples a clip of …

Lifestyle

Queen Latifah’s powerful speech at VH1 Hip Hop Honors: ‘Racism is still alive and kicking’

Queen Latifah spoke out against racism in a powerful speech at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors Monday night, echoing the themes of her 1994 hit “U.N.I.T.Y.”<p>The event, which celebrates hip-hop pioneers, aired on VH1 for the first time in six years. This year’s ceremony paid tribute to female hip-hop …

A Latino history of hip-hop

In these two episodes of NPR’s Latino USA, Daisy Rosario and Marlon Bishop lead us in an exploration of the Latino history of Latinos of hip-hop. …

Rap & Hip-Hop

MC Eiht ft MayLAy "Runn The Blocc" Remix (Produced By DJ Premier)

First street single from MC Eiht‘s forthcoming new solo album, Which Way Iz West, which is executive produced by DJ Premier & MC Eiht and will be …

The 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Can't wait until the world ends and EVERYTHING looks like this.

10 Abandoned Places Around the World So Surreal You Won't Believe

Beneath all the dust, rust and cracks, every one of these abandoned places has its own unique charm. It is truly fascinating to see how places which …

Ghost towns: images of abandoned cities

While there is a lot of talk about smart cities, the past offers clues to what can go right and wrong with urban concentration.After the fall of …

Abandoned Chernobyl site could become massive solar farm

The contaminated site could find a new life as a source of renewable power<p>Talk about adaptive reuse. Thirty years after an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant forced tens of thousands of people to permanently abandon their homes, the Ukrainian government is exploring a novel concept that …

Stripped: 12 Sleazy Abandoned Adult Movie Theaters

[ By Steve in Drawing & Digital. ]These 12 abandoned adult movie theaters hark back to the days before the advent of the internet let porn …

Britain's abandoned stations, tracks and trains: readers' pictures

Devolution has given councils the power to reopen lines that haven’t been used since the 1960s. We asked you to show us the country’s railways that should be brought back to life<p>An earlier version of this gallery showed a building that was not the disused Redditch station, as stated in a caption. …

10 Abandoned Theme Parks That Are Hauntingly Beautiful Photos

Blending nostalgia with mystery, these eerily magnificent theme parks once boasted daily rosters of bustling crowds but are now empty, haunting spaces to be explored only by the curious and daring. One such adventurer is Seph Lawless, the pseudonymous photographer who’s turning images of deserted …

Kevin Durant’s New Leg Tattoo Of Tupac Shakur Is Strikingly Large

Kevin Durant’s having a big summer. First he rocks the NBA world by joining forces with Steph Curry and company on the 73-win Warriors, and he’s currently the biggest star on the Team USA that’s heading to Rio in a couple weeks in search of Olympic gold. Now, it seems as if he’s gotten a tattoo to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Eminem’s Former Bodyguard Claims That Suge Knight Hired Goons To Murder The Rapper At The Source Awards

Eminem‘s former bodyguard, Byron “Big Naz” Williams revealed in a recent interview on the Murder Master Music Show that his client’s life was put in immense danger back in 2001, when former head of Death Row Records Suge Knight apparently hired “henchmen” to try and kill the famous rapper. The …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Photographs from the UK’s golden age of hip hop

From the early 80s, photographer Norman Anderson – better known as Normski – was at the height of the hip hop scene, documenting the rise of the cultural movement that dominated both New York and London.<p>Building his own empire from a young age, Normski dabbled in a variety of artistic platforms, …

Nick Cannon challenges Eminem to a $100K rap battle for charity

Nick Cannon is ready to take Eminem head-on in a rap battle as the culmination of their years-long feud. What’s more, he wants to do it for …

Nick Cannon

Eminem Album 2016: Rapper Releases New Track, Available August 5

In what feels like a very long time, there is good news for Eminem fans – there is new music from the rap icon. Eminem album 2016 hasn’t been …

Eminem will write new music for a TV series based on the 2002 movie Narc

Eminem is writing new music for a TV series based on the 2002 crime thriller <i>Narc.</i><p>The rapper will contribute original material for Paramount's new …

Nick Cannon Asks Eminem For Help With Mariah Carey On “Divorce Papers” Freestyle

<b>Nick Cannon</b> never gets taken seriously as a rapper, even when he’s being serious. But his new “Divorce Papers” freestyle is not a laughing …

"Whatever He Was Rapping About, It Was Urgent:" Eminem on the Genius of Tupac - PAPER

<i>For our October 'Nowstalgia' issue, on stands 10/20,</i><p><i>we asked three rap icons to pay tribute to lost leaders of the game. Go here to read Kendrick Lamar's piece on Eazy-E and stay tuned for Swizz Beatz on</i><p><i>the Notorious B.I.G.</i><p>The first time I ever heard Tupac was his verse on "I Get Around" with …

Eminem "The Slim Shady LP" (1999)

Eminem‘s second album. Release date: February 23, 1999.<p><i>The Slim Shady LP</i> is the second studio album by American rapper Eminem, and his first on a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Lil B Says Lil Wayne Is “Better” Than 2Pac, Eminem, Jay Z & Biggie + “Up There” With Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson & The Beatles

<b>Lil B</b> recently chatted to Paper Mag for an interview about the music artist that influenced the <b>BasedGod</b> to be as #Based as he is, which is <b>Lil …

Inside Hip-Hop’s New Activist Era

On July 7th, Jay Z did something out of character: He released a protest song. The rapper had reportedly wired tens of thousands of dollars to bail …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Ghostface Killah & Raekwon Are Selling An Opening Slot For Their Tour

This summer, <b>Ghostface Killah</b> and <b>Raekwon</b> will embark on their nationwide <i>Ragu</i> tour<i>.</i> And while this certainly a moment to rejoice for Shaolin fanatics, …

Watch Ghostface Killah and Desiigner React to 16-Year-Old Indonesian Rapper Rich Chigga

The internet is a wonderful place, because pretty much anyone can get their music out there, regardless of where they’re from. Indonesian comedian …

Hear MF DOOM's Remix Of Wu-Tang's "Method Man"

While the world continues the age-old wait for the mythical <b>MF DOOM</b> x <b>Ghostface Killah</b> collabo piece, ‘Ol Metal Fingers is out here having his way with …