Dr. Cornel West Arrested In Ferguson

Dr. Cornel West Arrested In Ferguson

  Author and activist Cornel West was arrested while demonstrating in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday. West was in Ferguson as part of the “Ferguson October” rally, which has been attended by over 1,000 protesters. Journalists in Ferguson tweeted photos of the incident Monday afternoon: Dr. Cornell West arrested. #ferguson pic.twitter.com/HwlXPLNOqc — Craig Cheatham (@CheathamKMOV) October […]



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Nas Offers Tech Scholarships to Minorities with Google and Microsoft

Nas Debuts J Dilla-Produced Singe ‘The Season’

Nas season is here. During his visit to Angie Martinez last month, the hip-hop icon promised that new music was coming soon, and he finally gave us a taste of it. Nas joined Run the Jewels’ Killer Mike and El-P on stage during a release event for Run the Jewels 2 at Nitehawk Cinema in […]

Nas Discovers the Slave Owner Who Purchased His Ancestors

Nas Discovers the Slave Owner Who Purchased His Ancestors

These days when Nas says, “Owe me back,” it has a whole new meaning. Appearing recently on the TV show Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr., the Queensbridge kid-turned-multi-platinum artist not only learned the name of the slave owner who purchased his ancestors, but also saw the bill of sale for exactly how […]

Nicki Minaj Ft Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown – Only

Nicki Minaj Ft Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown – Only

Nicki Minaj rounds up Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown for ‘Only’. Nicki Minaj is ready to deliver the follow up to her last single ‘Anaconda’. The YMCMB representer calls on an all-star lineup of Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown for her latest offering ‘Only’. It marks the first time Drake and Chris Brown […]

Lil Wayne Ft The Lox – Gotti

Lil Wayne Ft The Lox – Gotti

  Lil Wayne’s Carter V just saw a recent set back, so Weezy decided to keep the fans happy tonight and release a public service announcement on the status of the album, as well as this new song called “Gotti” featuring The Lox. Pushed back for quality control issue, Weezy explains that he recorded so […]

Theophilus London - Can't Stop Feat. Kanye West

Theophilus London – Can’t Stop Feat. Kanye West

Stream Theophilus London’s collaboration with Kanye West “Can’t Stop.” When a snippet of Theophilus London‘s highly anticipated record with Kanye West surfaced the other month, it was quickly taken down. Now, a week before Theophilus’ Vibes album is expected to arrive we get to hear the full version of the song thanks to a full […]

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Did Iceland Really Give Bjork An Island?

Opinions and musical tastes aside, Björk is a pop culture icon. The eclectic, eccentric, and occasionally outrageous Icelandic singer-songwriter has an extensive discography, a number of awards to her name, and general recognition from just about every genre of music. If she wasn’t on your radar for her career, she would have been for her […]

Funk Flex announces that he has a new book in the works about Notorious B.I.G.

Funk Flex Working With Karen Hunter On New Book About Notorious B.I.G.

Funk Flex announces that he has a new book in the works about Notorious B.I.G. Funk Flex has definitely been a part of some key pieces of hip-hop history, including moments with the legendary Notorious B.I.G. While Funk Flex already has several gigs he’s juggling right now, including his own website and DJing at Hot 97, […]

Kanye West Turned Down Las Vegas Residency Worth $4.5 Million

Kanye West Turned Down Las Vegas Residency Worth $4.5 Million

Kanye West turned down a hefty offer for a stint in Las Vegas. Not that Kanye West really needs the money, but the rapper reportedly turned down an offer from a Las Vegas casino which would have made him the highest-paid act in Vegas, topping Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dione and Britney Spears. Honestly though, we […]

Kanye West – Drunk In Love (Remix)

Original Demo Of Kanye West’s “New Slaves” Surfaces

“Yeezus” collaborator Benjamin Bronfman shares the demo he sent to Kanye West that went on to become “New Slaves.” For his last album, Yeezus, Kanye West took an approach to composition that was rather of unheard of at the time. Getting in contact with former collaborators, old friends and promising fresh faces, West asked a bunch […]

Nicki Minaj Working On New Album For 2014

Nicki Minaj’s “The Pinkprint” Release Date Pushed Back To December

Nicki Minaj’s “The Pinkprint” is now looking at December release date. Weezy’s Carter V may not be the only YMCMB album that’s getting pushed back today. According to a press release via Billboard, Nicki Minaj’s album,The Pinkprint, is now looking at another set back. With an original release date set for November 24th, The Pinkprint […]

The Game – Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf (Album Stream)

The Game – Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf (Album Stream)

The Game brings out just about everyone for his new compilation LP. October is turning out to be one hell of a month for hip-hop. Following the release of both T.I.’s Paperwork LP and the latest drop from Mila J, Game’s Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf has made its way onto Spotify for purchase-free […]