Posts Tagged ‘hip-hop’

Big Boi of Legendary Hip-Hop Group Outkast Announces 45-City Tour

The Atlanta hip-hop/rap pioneer Big Boi has announced dates for his “Shoes for Running” tour. The 45-city North American trek kicks off April 18 in his homestate of Georgia, and travels to Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York, wrapping June 19 in Boston.

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Notorious B.I.G.’s Son & Daughter to Star In New Animated Series

A new animated series “House of Wallace” is in the works. The series will feature 16-year-old C.J. Wallace and 19-year-old T’yanna Wallace, the children of late rapper Notorious B.I.G.. The two will star in the show about maintaining the hip-hop legend’s New York City recording studio.

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Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, A$AP Rocky, & Macklemore Perform BBC Radio 1′s Big Weekend

The BBC Radio 1′ Big Weekend concert featured some star power from the world of American Hip-Hop, featuring performances by Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, J. Cole, Macklemore, & Iggy Azalea. Watch video from each of their performances.

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Kendrick Lamar To Collaborate With Jay-Z?!

The rumor mill has a new headline floating around–the West Coast’s reigning king, Kendrick Lamar and Jay-Z to potentially collaborate on a track.

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VIDEO: Hip-Hop Star J. Cole Performs Live On Conan O’Brien

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J. Cole continues to promote his latest album Born Sinner on national TV. He stopped by Conan last night to perform his TLC-featured single ‘Crooked Smile’ along with a live band.


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This promo-stop was days away from the kick off his What Dreams May Come tour on September 10th in Miami.

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LL Cool J Announces ‘Kings Of The Mic’ Tour With Ice Cube, Public Enemy & De La Soul

LL Cool J has gathered some of hip-hop pioneers for the Kings Of The Mic tour, set to kick off on May 23 in Tucson, Arizona. Accompanying LL will be legendary artists Ice Cube, Public Enemy and De La Soul as well DJ Z-Trip.

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Seattle Indie Hip-Hop Duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Interviewed On Chelsea Lately

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Following their performance on VMAs and Jay Leno, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis stopped by Chelsea Lately. The two spoke on their come up, song like ‘Same Love’, origins of their names, being sober & more.…

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VIDEO: A$AP Rocky ft. Skrillex – Wild For the Night

Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky & international EDM phenom Skrillex head to the Dominican Republic in the vibrant video for “Wild for the Night,” the latest single off his debut Long.Live.A$AP. Watch.

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Industry Buzz: Chuck Taylor

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The music industry buzz for upcoming artist Chuck Taylor has reached a fever pitch. The Virginia native first mastered his guitar, then he took his show on the road to captivate fans across the nation.…

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Forbes Releases the 2013 Wealthiest Hip-Hop Musicians List

The numbers are in–see who has been crowned the Wealthiest Hip-Hop Musician by Forbes.

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

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Artist Spotlight: Who Is Chuck Taylor?

Chuck Taylor is an impressive blend of master musician, vocalist and lyricist rolled up into one extensive package. Bringing back funk blends mixed with a tinge of rock and hip hop…

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Pop Icon Beyonce Knowles & Hip-Hop Pioneer Andre 3000 To Collaborate on Remake

Beyoncé & André 3000 are set for a new collaboration. The pop icon and hiphop pioneer are teaming up to cover a song originally created by the late Amy Winehouse.

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