Tag: hip hop

Life is ‘Bigger than Hip-hop’

Life is ‘Bigger than Hip-hop’

| April 8, 2014

By Chasiti Falls I was going through my “news feed” on Facebook when I noticed a World Star Hip Hop video titled SMDH Clip Of The Week: All That In Front Of Your Kids?! I was in shock and curious all at the same time. So I played the video to learn how in two […]

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‘House music’ legend Frankie Knuckles gone at 59

‘House music’ legend Frankie Knuckles gone at 59

| April 2, 2014

If you aren’t a big fan of some genres of music, you might not know much about the legendary Frankie Knuckles but he was an innovator. Perhaps you’ve heard “The Whistle Song.” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIdimVDuSEU&feature=kp) Knuckles concepts about created infectious beats and memorable melodies among a relentless, but smooth electronic rhythm section forever changed the urban musical […]

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Lord Jamar Praises Eminem In Interview With Vlad TV : TheSource

Lord Jamar Praises Eminem In Interview With Vlad TV : TheSource

| March 7, 2014

Lord Jamar Praises Eminem In Interview With Vlad TV pologod | The Lord gives respect due to the Shady CEO on Vlad interview By Tamara El Lord Jamar, one fourth of the dynamic hip-hop group Brand Nubian, praises Detroit rapper Eminem for worshipping black rappers; only months ago criticizing him after he took home a […]

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Rosie Perez Talks Life And Hip Hop : TheSource

Rosie Perez Talks Life And Hip Hop : TheSource

| March 4, 2014

Rosie Perez Talks Life And Hip Hop matthewwhitlock | March 3, 2014 | Actress and ultimate beauty queen, Rosie Perez, stopped by Hot 97 to catch up with her longtime friend Angie Martinez. the two discussed beef, childhood memories and Rosie’s current relationship with Hip Hop. Rosie recently released a new book,  Handbook For An […]

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Chrome Cats “Best Life” music video

Chrome Cats “Best Life” music video

| January 27, 2014

Chrome Cats officially entered Billboard’s Top 40 Indicator Charts a second time after hundreds of thousands of views this highly anticipated single “Best Life.”

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Local hip hop/pop duo, Chrome Cats, hit Billboard charts

Local hip hop/pop duo, Chrome Cats, hit Billboard charts

| January 27, 2014

Fort Wayne-based siblings, hip-hop/pop duo Chrome Cats, have officially entered Billboard’s Top 40 Indicator Charts a second time with their highly anticipated single “Best Life.”

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Three 6 Mafia co-founder Lord Infamous dead at 40

Three 6 Mafia co-founder Lord Infamous dead at 40

| January 16, 2014

Three 6 Mafia has lost one of its founding members. HiphopDX confirmed that Lord Infamous passed away Dec. 20 at his mother’s home in Memphis, Tenn. He was 40.

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Nas introduces Hip-Hop fellowship

Nas introduces Hip-Hop fellowship

| November 24, 2013

Legendary hip-hop lyricist and poet Nas has been chosen to become the face of a new Hip-Hop Fellowship that was founded and developed at Harvard University earlier this year.

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D.S. Sense takes hip hop, R&B on ‘Space Audissey’

D.S. Sense takes hip hop, R&B on ‘Space Audissey’

| November 5, 2013

By Steve Furay Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen “Nobody has to take interest in what I’m putting out, how I feel or how I present it,” said D.S. Sense, sitting comfortably outside on a fall afternoon in Detroit. “But, the fact there is an audience who appreciates it is priceless.” If the […]

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Entertainment in a Nutshell: Pharrell Williams, Tamar Braxton, Robin Thicke, Oprah Winfrey, Jay Z

Entertainment in a Nutshell: Pharrell Williams, Tamar Braxton, Robin Thicke, Oprah Winfrey, Jay Z

| November 1, 2013

Pharrell Williams, 40 and Helen Lasichanh had a lavish wedding ceremony and reception Saturday, October 12th. The couple tied the knot in a secret ceremony in France in late August…

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