Week in Pop: Ghost Soda, Joey Nebulous, S.al
Josey Blue, Sabri, Secret Attraction, guest selections by Statik Selektah.
Harder, Softer: Stoicism and vulnerability in hip-hop
Hip-hop’s changing relationship with the public expression of feelings.
Documenting hip-hop liner notes with Brian Coleman
The author of Check The Technique discusses Volume II of his hip-hop history texts.
Yasiin Bey (pka Mos Def) is force-fed to support hunger striking detainees at Guantánamo Bay
It is a brutal standard operating procedure at the prison.
Old Money trace the Ancient scrolls in rap
Exploring the fly lexicon of 5%er, Moors and NOI presence in hip hop and beyond.
Afropunk Festival 2012: Day 1
Canceled due to a hurricane in 2011, Afropunk returns with a big bang & perfect weather!
Brooklyn Philharmonic looking for Beethoven remixes
Mos Def + Ludwig van + you: a less unlikely combination than you'd think.
Sea Things brings the chipmunk back
Sorry Mos Def, but even you cannot escape joining Alvin and his brothers.
Stalley talks trash and Trunk Music
On playing against Lebron in high school, repping the O-H-I-O, and his new album.
Black Star reunite over Madlib's medicine
Loooooorddd have mercy! It's been 13 years.
Ski Beatz, “Cream Of The Planet” feat. Mos Def
Mos blacks out like it's "Universal Magnetic Pt.II" over Ski's beat.
Eminem, Drake, Lil Wayne can't save Grammys
How about Quentin Tarantino dressed like a lesbian and shouting "hip hop is FO-EVA!"
Blakroc: rap/rock exception?
Crate Digger: Selda, “Ince Ince”
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