Damita M. Lockett

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Iconic Hip-Hop Album Covers That Are Tougher Than The Rest

As much as a cliche as it might be, a picture really is worth a thousand words. Visuals have always played a prominent role in hip hop culture. In the early days, it was graffiti (as decreed by DJ Afrika Bambaataa); Since then, the music video and the album cover have replaced tagging. It’s no …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Colin Kaepernick's wealth and fame don't protect him from police brutality. Here's proof

When the San Francisco 49ers take the field to play the San Diego Chargers Thursday night, all indications are that their quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, will stay seated during the national anthem in protest of police brutality against African Americans.<p>Kaepernick, who is half-black, has faced …

Seahawks’ Jeremy Lane sits during national anthem in support of Colin Kaepernick

Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane said it wasn’t a spur-of-the-moment decision to thrust himself into a situation that has drawn national attention all …

Football (U.S.)

Wale Claims Kendrick Lamar Hasn’t Answered His Calls Since His First Grammy Nomination

Monday’s Grammy nominations finds some artist celebrating, and others lamenting their lack of nods. Kendrick Lamar was one of the artists …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Focus... Answers If Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp A Butterfly” Had An Effect On Dr. Dre’s “Compton”

One producer within Hip Hop who understands the rewards of patience is non-other than Focus… Spending years under the wing of Dr. Dre, his main …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Taurean Ft. Wil Guice - Dreamer [Official Music Video]

Music Videos

Kendrick Lamar Sets Spotify First-Day Streaming Record

Kendrick Lamar is making history. The Compton rapper’s third album <i>To Pimp a Butterfly</i> has set a first-day streaming record on Spotify.<p>According to …

Snoop Dogg Becomes A Grandfather - XXL

Snoop Dogg

J. Cole: Earlier That Day (Episode 2)

J. Cole

Watch J. Cole, T.I., Big Sean, Trey Songz And More Perform At Power 106’s Cali Christmas 2014 - XXL

Power 106's annual Cali Christmas concert went down last night at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. As usual, the lineup was start-studded with acts like …

Watch: The Breakfast Club Grills Bernard Hopkins On Remaining In The Boxing Ring And More

Legendary boxer Bernard Hopkins recently sat down with Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club to discuss his motivation throughout his professional career, …

The Breakfast Club

Kim Kardashian’s Nude ‘Paper Magazine’ Cover Helps Put Money In Ray J’s Pockets - XXL

Last week, Kim Kardashian had the media in a frenzy when she unveiled her cover photo for <i>Paper</i> <i>Magazine</i>. Kim went completely naked for the cover, …

Selling

Melo: I'm the most underrated star

WEST POINT, N.Y. -- New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony thinks he's the "most underrated" star player in the NBA.<p>"I think I'm the most underrated …

Basketball

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Good Kid, m.A.A.d City’ Is The Subject Of A College English Class - XXL

Guess who's inspiring students in the classroom? Kendrick Lamar's magnum opus, <i>good kid, m.A.A.d city</i>, spawned an incredible amount of accolades upon …

15 Minute Workout: Sculpt a Knockout Body

The new way to rev your metabolism, burn fat, and build lean muscle—stat!<p>The new way to rev your metabolism, burn fat, and build lean muscle—stat!<p>You may have zero desire to step inside a cage and brawl like a UFC fighter, but it couldn't hurt to train like one. These guys (women, too!) are lean, …

Workouts

Indiana Pacers’ Paul George Suffers Dreadful Leg Injury

Things aren’t looking too good for NBA player Paul George. The Indiana Pacers’ small forward suffered a serious leg injury Friday (Aug. 1), during a …

Basketball

Derrick Rose Reveals What He Said to Lure Carmelo Anthony to Bulls & How He Feels About Him Picking Knicks

There was a lot of controversy surrounding Derrick Rose’s involvement or lack thereof in helping to recruit Carmelo Anthony to the Chicago Bulls.<p>Rose …

Childish Gambino Calls Out Drake, Kendrick Lamar & ScHoolboy Q in a Freestyle

<i>Childish Gambino calls out some greats in hip hop at a concert in Sydney</i><p>A shirtless <b>Childish Gambino</b> performed at the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney, …

Interview: Nas Talks About Kendrick Lamar & The Challenges of Following Up A Classic Album

Creating a worthy follow up to a classic album is one of the greatest challenges in rap. It’s the challenge Kendrick Lamar is facing as he readies …

New Video: Tameka ‘Tiny’ Harris ‘What the F@#k You Gon’ Do?’

Tameka “Tiny” Harris is no rookie to the music industry. Before she was known as T.I.’s ride or die chick, Tiny was one of the leading ladies in ’90s …

5 Exercises You Should Be Doing Way More Of

Get the max from your gym time—without adding more reps or more minutes<p>You're all about multitasking when it comes to your job, your to-do list, and even your free time (seriously, who <i>just</i> watches TV these days?). So why shouldn't your workout—and your body—benefit from the same smart shortcuts? …

AZ- Sugar Hill

Sebastian Mikael - Last Night ft. Wale

Music

Report: Carmelo Anthony has no-trade clause, opt-out in new deal

Carmelo Anthony has re-signed with the New York Knicks for five years and $124 million. In that new deal, he has a no-trade clause and an early …

USB Cassette to MP3 Converter

Dust off those old boxes of mixtapes and turn them into digital files with this handy portable gadget which converts your old analog cassettes into …

Media Players