Posts tagged "rap"

Woman Divorces Husband To Go To Waka Flocka Show

You know, sometimes in life you’re going to be faced with difficult choices. Where to go to college, whether to quit your job, what to eat for dinner, whether it’s…

Julie Gerstein | June 12, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Brian Williams Rapping Is As Perfect As It Sounds

Perhaps you’ve never noticed before, but news anchor Brian Williams really does have a certain tenor and cadence to his voice that’s just made for rap music. Just watch this clip…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 7, 2013 - 10:20 am

Talib Kweli Talks About White Male Privilege In Hip Hop

Even Talib Kweli is, like, damn, that’s a cold-ass honky

Appearing this week on Vlad TV (aka “the TMZ of hip hop”), the Brooklyn-born rapper was asked…

Jessica Wakeman | June 6, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Conservative Congressman Says He Really Identifies With Public Enemy

Republican representative and Jason Sudeikis lookalike Trey Radel has not listened to a lot of rap in his lifetime. I’m guessing this, because the man claims that his values are…

Julie Gerstein | May 17, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Watch ’90s Will Smith, Ice-T & Queen Latifah Rap About Earth Day

Guys, the ’90s! The best! Here’s a clip from a 1990 Earth Day special, featuring, oh, basically everyone who was famous in the ’90s. While the entire special is about…

Julie Gerstein | April 22, 2013 - 2:20 pm

Reebok Drops Rick Ross Over Drugging & Raping Lyrics

Reebok finally dropped Rick Ross after he rapped about drugging and date raping a woman. Ross didn’t really apologize, prompting feminist activists to pressure Reebok to drop the rapper.

Jessica Wakeman | April 12, 2013 - 10:40 am

Jay-Z Drops New Track, “Open Letter,” Addressing Critics Of Cuba Trip

Last night, Jay-Z went into the studio with Timbaland and Swizz Beatz and recorded a new song that he released a few hours later. “Open Letter” has a relatively simple, but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 11, 2013 - 10:40 am

Snoop (Dogg) Lion Doesn’t Think Homosexuality Will Ever Be Accepted In Rap

“I don’t have a problem with gay people. I got some gay homies. Yeah, for real. People who were gay used to get beat up. It was cool to beat…

Julie Gerstein | April 11, 2013 - 9:20 am

Harvard Students Protest Tyga’s Concert Over Sexist Lyrics

Rapper Tyga is booked for the Yardfest concert this month on Harvard’s campus — but not if over 1,000 students, who have signed a petition requesting him not to…

Jessica Wakeman | April 3, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Michigan Radio Station Won’t Play Rick Ross After Rape Reference In Rap Song

Radio station 103.7 The Beat in Michigan announced it won’t play Rick Ross or Lil Wayne music in their rotation because of their offensive lyrics. Wayne equated what he…

Jessica Wakeman | March 28, 2013 - 5:20 pm

Rick Ross Raps About Drugging Woman So He Can Rape Her

“Put Molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it/I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it,” are some charming new Rick Ross…

Jessica Wakeman | March 26, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Lil Poopy Is A 9-Year-Old Rapper Who Slaps Adult Woman’s Ass In Music Video

Nine-years-old is apparently old enough for pint-sized actress Quvenzhané Wallis to be called a c**t.

So why not let a nine-year-old rapper called Lil Poopy slap an adult woman’s…

Jessica Wakeman | February 25, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Where Do You Get The Freshest Books? The Li-Ber-Ry, Duh

Check out this amazing library rap video from 1985, featuring three of the cutest tweens rapping about their love for the library. Sure, they might not pronounce the word correctly…

Julie Gerstein | January 26, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Hump Day Hottie: Macklemore

With the cold winter months approaching, it’s time to heat things up. Our new newsletter, Hump Day Hotties, will bring our favorite eye candy directly into your inbox every Wednesday.

Jessica Wakeman | December 12, 2012 - 12:40 pm

It’s The Rap Coloring Book!

Whether you’ve got 99 problems or you’re a motherfuckin’ monster, chances are you probably like coloring books. (Everyone likes coloring books.) And this quirky rap coloring book will keep you…

Jessica Wakeman | October 31, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Awkwafina Makes A Vagina Battle Rap (NSFW-ish)

We just found out about Awkwafina and now we’re kind of in love. The tiny rapper created the track “My V@g,” in which she compares her vagina to a “chrome…

Julie Gerstein | October 13, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Share In Our Secondhand Shame Of Gwyneth Paltrow And Cameron Diaz Rapping

To celebrate their good friend Chelsea Handler’s new studio, famous lady friends Gwyneth Paltrow and Cameron Diaz sent Chelsea a special (very, very special) video. A rap video. That they…

Julie Gerstein | October 12, 2012 - 3:40 pm

“Same Love” By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: A Rap/Short Film Supporting Marriage Equality

I can’t change / even if I wanted to
Such is the chorus for “Same Love,” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, featuring Mary Lambert, a new song released this…

Jessica Wakeman | October 2, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Field Guide: Riff Raff The Rapper

If you are reading the Internet right now, which you are, you’ve probably heard a bit of hullabaloo surrounding a rap character named Riff Raff. Up until a couple of…

Julie Gerstein | May 25, 2012 - 10:00 am

Jon Hamm Does A Freestyle Rap About The Movie “Taxi”

On an episode of the upcoming TV show “Comedy Bang! Bang!”, Jon Hamm — “Mad Men”‘s Don Draper and America’s Dream Man — tries his hand at freestyle rapping alongside…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 9, 2012 - 8:30 am