hip hop

Stop Right Now: A Secret Victoria Beckham Hip-Hop Album Exists, & You Need To Hear It

Posh Spice recorded a hip-hop album in 2003. This might actually be the most unoriginal piece of garbage you’ve ever heard.

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 2:56 pm

The Soapbox: Don’t Let Drake’s “Sensitivity” Fool You – He’s Still A Misogynist

Drake’s NiceGuy (TM) persona doesn’t exempt him from being a misogynist.

Carol H. Hood | October 26, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Dee Barnes On Dr. Dre Beating: “My Life Changed That Night”

The hip-hop journalist has penned an essay for Gawker about being beat up by then NWA member Dr. Dre in 1991, and the incident’s noticeable omission from the film “Straight…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Kills At Box Office

The much anticipated hit ‘Straight Outta Compton’, the biopic about N.W.A., the early 90s hip hop group, proved highly successful at the box office on its opening day.

The…

Katrin Higher | August 15, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Sean “Ruck” Price Of Heltah Skeltah Dies At Age 43

Sean “Ruck” Price, the Brooklyn rapper and member of the hip-hop groups Heltah Skeltah, Boot Camp Clik and Random Axe died on Saturday morning at the age of 43.

Katrin Higher | August 9, 2015 - 9:30 am

Drake Roasts Meek Mill With A Series Of Mocking Memes At OVO Fest

Drake Vs. Meek Mill, the lamest yet most entertaining rap beef in recent history, continues! And in the lamest yet most entertaining way possible, with the aid of MEMES. Late…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 4, 2015 - 10:30 am

Gwyneth Wants To Sell You $1700 “Hip Hop” Clutch Bags

Gwyneth does it again.

Robyn Pennacchia | July 28, 2015 - 6:00 pm

8 Rad Pieces From My Brand Soul Mate, Fly Art For Rad

Fly Art is the Tumblr brainchild of two women, Gisella and Toni, who have the art history background and pop cultural investment to be able to humorously pair classic artworks…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 12, 2014 - 10:30 am

An Open Letter To Iggy Azalea Regarding Her Appropriation Of Black Culture While Ignoring The Issues Faced By The Black Community

Dear Iggy Azalea,

I was a Black child of the ’90s who grew up on hip-hop and R&B. Some of my favorite adolescent memories were set to the…

Tiffanie Drayton | December 4, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Rapper/Model Yes Liv Can Releases Song About Not Hooking Up With Jay Z

Where to start with this one? Remember about a year ago, there were rumors that Jay Z had been flirting with a rapper/model who calls herself LIV (she also…

Jessica Wakeman | August 5, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Life Dream Status: Watch My Interview With “This Is Hot 97″‘s Old Man Ebro & Laura Stylez

There are two things that get me out of bed in the morning: a cup of coffee and Hot 97, New York City’s biggest and best hip hop station. For…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 14, 2014 - 6:06 pm

Watch Jimmy Fallon And Will Smith’s Evolution Of Hip Hop Dancing!

Jimmy Fallon made his “Tonight Show” debut last night in spectacular fashion. With the help of Will Smith, Jimmy lead us through the evolution of hip hop dancing and reminded…

Claire Hannum | February 18, 2014 - 12:20 pm
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