Brandon Mahlobo

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Aaliyah: 1979-2001

One late Saturday afternoon, just two weeks before her death, twenty-two-year-old Aaliyah walked from a black Mercedes-Benz to a small helicopter for …

Music

Big Sean: Hall of Fame

Big Sean's second LP might've already been overshadowed by a Big Sean song that isn't on it – "Control," where guest Kendrick Lamar …

The 10 Wildest Rap Beefs of All Time

Last night, after a week of silence, Meek Mill finally released a response to the beef he had started with Drake, which ends with a mention of T.I.'s …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Can Marijuana Improve Your Emotional State?

It's no secret that marijuana can put a smile on many people's faces, but research suggests that the drug's positive effects go beyond just getting …

The Brain

James Brown Biopic Casts Its Star

'42' actor will play lead role in film produced by Mick Jagger<p>Chadwick Boseman is set to play James Brown in Universal Pictures' new biopic on the …

Biopic

LL Cool J: Mama Said Knock You Out

Even his die-hard fans know the truth: L.L. Cool J needed to change his rap this time out. Blithe one-liners like "I'm so bad I can suck my own dick" …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Eminem Goes Old-School in New Song 'Berzerk'

A day after announcing a new album, Eminem released the first single, "Berzerk," which promises to "take it back to straight hip-hop / and start it …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' Speech: 50th Anniversary

Interactive website marks the milestone<p>The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is being honored …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Big Sean Is 'Finally Famous' in New York

In a summer where rap stars have thrown their hats into the ring like trucks at a demolition derby, Big Sean has been sidelined. His album was pushed …

Big Sean

Timbaland Teases Mysterious Michael Jackson Project

As a trend-setting producer, Timbaland has worked with some of the most influential artists on the planet – this year alone, he's made beats for Jay …

Music

Marvin Gaye: Let's Get It On

"Let's Get It On" is a classic Motown single, endlessly repeatable and always enjoyable. It begins with three great wah-wah notes that herald the …

Music

Michael Jackson: A Look Back at His Life and Career

61<p>Michael Jackson (center) photographed with the Jackson 5.<p>Next Slide<p>Trending<p>Ranked on a scale from 1 to 10, the trending score reflects the number …

Michael Jackson

Kendrick Lamar Explains Cage-Rattling Verse on 'Control'

Kendrick Lamar addressed his bonkers, controversy-igniting guest feature on Big Sean's "Control" in a clip from an upcoming interview with Los …

Rap & Hip-Hop