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Live @ Suite 19 Presents: Eric Sosa
July 27, 2010 – 9:30 am | 3 Comments
Live @ Suite 19 Presents: Eric Sosa

Eric Sosa is a Queens MC attempting to bridge the gap between old-school and new-school hip-hop. A previous winner of MTV2′s Sucker Free competition and a growing presence in New York’s live rap scene, Sosa …

New Video: T.I and Keri Hilson’s “Got Your Back”
July 22, 2010 – 9:57 am | One Comment
New Video: T.I and Keri Hilson’s “Got Your Back”

T.I. has just debuted the video for his new single, “Got Your Back,” featuring fellow Atlanta native Keri Hilson.
Do we like it? On first appearance it’s a weaker “Whatever You Like” to me; might be …

Donald Glover Is Childish Gambino
July 18, 2010 – 2:07 pm | 4 Comments
Donald Glover Is Childish Gambino

Donald Glover juggles many balls at once in his career. Donald is an actor, comedian, writer and rapper. Many of you may have seen him star on NBC’s Community as Troy Barnes. Or maybe some …

Interpretation Of Hip-Hop By Dina: LOL
July 17, 2010 – 2:27 pm | 9 Comments
Interpretation Of Hip-Hop By Dina: LOL

When I think of hip-hop dancing, the first things that come to mind are booty shaking, pop-lock and droppin’, one-two steppin’, elbows up/side-to-side, body rolls and Soulja Boy (I guess). Check out this dusty woman’s …

Does Good Music Still Prevail?
July 5, 2010 – 3:30 am | 10 Comments
Does Good Music Still Prevail?

For hip-hop lovers, June was a good month. Releases from Drake, Eminem and The Roots were among those that hit the shelves and provided a much needed dose of good music to hip-hop fans. Unfortunately, …

Big K.R.I.T’s “Children Of The World”
July 5, 2010 – 3:19 am | 4 Comments
Big K.R.I.T’s “Children Of The World”

Today’s spotlight is on Big K.R.I.T as he shares the video for the very powerful song of “Children Of The World.” Big K.R.I.T is an emcee from Mississippi who signed to Def Jam with the help …

Lauryn Hill Explains The Reasons For Her Absence
June 29, 2010 – 9:45 am | 2 Comments
Lauryn Hill Explains The Reasons For Her Absence

The female MC’s playground may be crawling with Barbies and kaleidoscopic wigs right now, but we all know who shall forever sit atop the monkey bars looking down on these other little rap girls—Lauryn Noel …

YC The Cynic Puts The Art Into Hip-Hop
June 19, 2010 – 11:12 am | 4 Comments
YC The Cynic Puts The Art Into Hip-Hop

MC Shan said it best: “Hip-hop was set out in the dark, they used to do it out in the park.” Today, hip-hop is on many different stages, from radio and television to Internet. But …

17-Year-Old Rapper Kardi Has Skills
June 12, 2010 – 3:43 pm | 32 Comments
17-Year-Old Rapper Kardi Has Skills

I know what you may be thinking right now. You see the age 17 and say “Oh not another young rapper.” Okay. That’s fair. But what if I told you that the rapper you see …

Who Really Freestyles These Days?
June 12, 2010 – 3:21 pm | 9 Comments
Who Really Freestyles These Days?

Once upon a time, in a land not too far away, rappers used to rap off the dome. I know it sounds crazy, but back in the day the freestyle was the sign of a …

Lauryn Hill Confirmed To Headline Rock The Bells, Plus More!
June 10, 2010 – 11:26 am | One Comment
Lauryn Hill Confirmed To Headline Rock The Bells, Plus More!

A couple weeks back, we gave you 2010′s Rock The Bells tour dates and lineup as soon as we got wind of everything going on with hip-hop’s most anticipated annual event. We also shot down …

Artist Spotlight: Rugz D. Bewler
June 10, 2010 – 9:28 am | 2 Comments
Artist Spotlight: Rugz D. Bewler

Clever, smart and charming like the beloved 1980s film character that inspired his moniker, Rugz D. Bewler is part of a new wave of Harlem hip-hop artists. Bewler’s distinct tone and lazy uptown drawl, versatility …

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