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'African gangs' outrage inspires blistering hip-hop hit: ‘I want them to see a different side'

To understand his new song, Kudzai Chirunga says you have to wait for “the switch”. When it arrives, nearly two minutes into his lament on the “African gangs” debate absorbing Melbourne, you realise he’s right.<p>The neatly produced video to 4 Deep In The Suburbs – which has racked up more than …

Rap & Hip-Hop

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

'Orange Is the New Black': All the Villains, Ranked

Season six of the Netflix prison dramedy introduced the Denning sisters (played by Mackenzie Phillips and Henny Russell) as the latest dangers in …

TV

6 of the Best: Audio Analysis Tools

<b>They might not be the sexiest plugins you’ll own, but audio analysis tools are absolutely vital to mixing with a sonic context. Given that more and</b> …

Music Production

10 Most-Played Hip-Hop Songs on Spotify This Week

Another week, another top 10 with the exact same names as the week prior.<p>Instead of five Drake songs and one apiece from Cardi B, Juice WRLD, Tyga, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Need Some Motivation to Hit the Gym? This Hip-Hop Playlist Will Do the Trick

The past year has been an amazing one for hip-hop — from Drake's nostalgic video for"I'm Upset" featuring a reunion of the Degrassi cast, to Cardi B's sexy video for "Bartier Cardi," to "APES**T," which is the latest from JAY-Z and Beyoncé, aka The Carters, there is just so much great music to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

10 New Songs You Need This Week

Welcome to the 10 New Songs You Need This Week, our weekly distillation of the best new releases from the worlds of hip-hop and R&B and yet another …

New Singles

The 10 greatest drum breaks of all time and where to hear them

<b>The drum break - an intro or interlude in a song where there is no other instrumentation playing apart from the drums and/or percussion - is one of</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

25 New Dance Songs That Your Wedding Guests Won't Be Able to Resist

It's not always easy to get your wedding guests on the dance floor. That's why we've put together a playlist that even your guests with two left feet won't be able to resist. Whether your friends and family are fans of EDM, pop, or country, this year's hottest dance songs offer something for …

30 Ways White People Say 'Black People' Without Actually Saying 'Black People'

1. Urban<p>2. Inner city<p>3. At risk<p>4. Low income<p>5. Thug<p>6. Welfare recipient/dependent<p>7. Any out of context reference to Chicago (This, btw, also works …

Songs of the Summer 2018, as Predicted by Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora

As the summer heat starts to take hold, so do the incoming summer song anthems. Across the globe, editors at Apple Music, Spotify, and Pandora have …

Create Engaging Animated Content with Animatron Studio Pro - Technabob

Love animation? Want to make images come to life for yourself, and and head for a career as an animator? Sounds like a dream job, but we’ve got tools …

Listen to vintage episodes of the greatest hip-hop radio show of all time

Side Note<p>May—26—2018 10:28AM EST<p>Screen grab via YouTube<p>The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito show lives on in the Internet Archive.<p>Drew Millard<p>For a good …

McDonald's Might Give Up Something Today You Never Thought They'd Do (And It Would Be the Last Straw)

They already made this radical change in the United Kingdom. Will they do it here, too?<p>Imagine being the last McDonald's customer who experiences this thing we've all grown up with.<p>Imagine you're the one stopping by Mickey-D's ordering your favorite meal, and getting your favorite drink to go with …

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

Watch 1080p movies on up to a 150-inch screen w/ this projector: $63 (Reg. $80)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Nova Tech US (99% positive feedback lifetime) offers the DBPOWER RD-810 LED 1080p Projector for <b>$62.99 shipped</b> when you use code</b> …

All The Best Electronic Music Playlists On Spotify Right Now

Whether you’re new to the world of electronic music or a seasoned raver, curated playlists offer a novel opportunity to dive right into a certain sound or style easily and with the benefit of context. Miss those hot sweaty nights when Larry Levan DJ-ed at Paradise Garage? There’s a playlist for …

26 Hip Hop Tracks From The 1990s That We'll Always Have Much Love For

For many people, it's not even up for debate. The 1990s was the best decade for hip hop music. Period. During this time, the rap genre was at its …

How I wrote a 100,000-word novel in four weeks and what it did for my copywriting

We were on holiday when it happened.<p>What happened?<p>I discovered I was a novelist. Here’s how it went down.<p>“You know,” my wife said, “the difference …

Writing

Star Wars, Scarface and More Collide in this Animated Supervillain Fight

Bad guys super-powered and otherwise hit the arena in ArtSpear Entertainment’s latest crossover animation. Can Agent Smith outrace Enchantress in …

Darth Vader

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

The Hip Hop and Breakz show from March 30th 2018 on Crackers Radio

The Hip Hop and Breakz show from March 30th 2018 on Crackers Radio featuring Run DMC, Public enemy, De La Soul, Big Daddy Kane, Boogie Down …

The 15 Best Childish Gambino Songs

Donald Glover is set to have another excellent year.<p>Once his second season of <i>Atlanta</i> wraps up on FX, he’ll hit the road performing as Childish …

This 1 Resume Mistake Makes You Look Like a Liar to Hiring Managers

Hiring managers often assume you're a fake if you don't do this.<p>It's been well-documented that hiring managers and recruiters are "skimmers." They spend about six seconds skimming over a resume before they decide to either A) toss it, or B) go back and read a little more. Knowing what should be on …

Kendrick Lamar’s Mind-Melting Bars Meet Dr. Dre’s Iconic Beats On ‘The Damn Chronic’ Mashup Mixtape

The two biggest musical artists to ever emerge from Compton, California are Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre. Over the past decade or so, the mutual respect shown between both men has been inspiring to see. Dre was one of Kendrick’s earliest and biggest boosters, bringing him out during his infamous, …

Hall and Oates: how we made I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)

‘It was a cry of defiance at all the stupid things we had to do – like when MTV made us race each other across America in Learjets full of fans’<p>Michael Jackson told us: 'I hope you don't mind but I stole its groove for Billie Jean'

Michael Jackson

Sex for rent … the rogue landlords who offer a ‘free’ room in return for ‘favours’

To the unaware, the true meaning of some of the phrases used on the ads for tenants could be missed. Rooms for rent are offered in exchange for “benefits” or “keeping me company”. Others are less subtle – “free accommodation in exchange for an erotic arrangement”.<p>Renting rooms for sexual favours is …

Housing

This site guesses exactly who you are based on just 15 questions

Inti de Ceukelaire, the ethical hacker from ‘Oilsjt’ in Belgium, is back again. De Ceukelaire has built a tool that can pretty reliably tell who you are after answering 15 questions on his new site ‘Oilsjt Analytica,’ a cheeky reference to Cambridge Analytica’s recent Facebook scandal.<p>I would say …