These classic rap albums will all be 20 years old this year. Click inside to take a trip down memory lane!
As we celebrate the women who helped shaped Hip-Hop, we cannot forget about the genre’s first female solo MC to go platinum…who also just so happens to be a member of the Radio One/Reach Media family! Hailing from the Windy City, Shawntae Harris-Dupart, better known as Da Brat, has blown the rap game away for over […] The post Ladies of Hip-Hop: Da Brat appeared first on Black America Web.
Two of the culture’s greatest talents will receive a newly created honor. Rakim and Scarface are set to be honored at the first Hip-Hop Grandmaster Awards. Vibe Magazine is reporting that the two legends will each be given a high profile distinction for their contribution to the Rap genre. On Friday (Nov. 17) the Paid […]
It goes without saying that New York is the mecca of Hip-Hop. From that “Back to School” party in the Bronx in 1973 to today, the genre is synonymous with the Empire State. When it comes to record labels dedicated to Hip-Hop, there are more than a few on the East Coast: Def Jam, Roc-A-Fella, […] The post Hip-Hop History Month: The House That Bad Boy Built appeared first on Black America Web.
To add to the holiday cheer, Teezo Touchdown collaborated with Grand Marnier to unveil their (W)rapping Paper. Check out photos inside.
We put together a gallery of classic hip-hop tracks that were released in 1993, one of the greatest years in the genre's history!
From the East Coast to the West Coast and everywhere in between, Black women have always led the way in hip-hop fashion.
A 2023 List Of Hip-Hop’s Leading Ladies As we celebrate the 50th year of hip-hop, it’s the perfect time to recognize women in music who are ruling the charts and beating the odds. Hip-hop has historically been a male-dominated genre, largely built on the stories of strife of growing up as a young Black man […]