Poet Dean Atta pays tribute to Trayvon Martin with "Black Britain & Black America"

Whilst many are still reeling over the verdict in the George Zimmerman –…


Author Iain Banks dies from cancer at 59 | News

Scottish crime and science fiction novelist Iain Banks, author of the…


Lupe Fiasco launches new health and well-being app 'Higi' | Tech News

Lupe Fiasco furthered his entrepreneurial efforts at this year’s SXSW by…


The Next Move: A Conversation With J. Cole at Harvard [Video]

North Carolina emcee J. Cole takes a break from the promotion of eagerly…


Hood Life: A Hip Hop Guided Tour Of Compton | Documentary

Looking to book your next trip overseas? Well Pitchfork offers a video…


An art or a commodity? Lupe Fiasco discusses hip hop on NBC Nitecap | TV Catch-Up

Lupe Fiasco sits down with renowned author and journalist Peter Bailey to…


Haitian Fresh f/ B.o.B, Wyclef Jean - "Watch You Shine" | New Music

Haitian Fresh, who recently signed with Waka Flocka's Brick Squad Monopoly,…


KRS-One - "Disaster Kit" (Hurricane Sandy tribute) | Stream/Download

With the Hurricane Sandy clean-up under way, and millions of people in the…


Judge in Trayvon Martin case ordered to step down | News

A Florida appeals court has ordered the judge in the Trayvon Martin murder…


Kem homeless benefit concert draws 50,000 | News

Kem Owens' road to R&B stardom was a rocky one. The Nashville-born,…


Cee Lo Green launches GreenHouse Foundation | News

Grammy-winning singer, heralded MC and popular television personality Cee Lo…


Beyoncé joins World Humanitarian Day, donates single 'I Was Here' to the cause

Global superstar Beyoncé will be joining the United Nations and other…


Lupe Fiasco Q&A at Memphis Music Foundation [Video]

Yesterday Wasalu Muhammad Jaco, better known to the world as Lupe Fiasco, was…


At least 12 confirmed dead, over 50 injured after Denver shooting at 'Dark Knight Rises' screening

A masked gunman shot dead at least 12 people and injured up to 50 others after…


'Hip-Hop On Trial: Hip-Hop Doesn't Enhance Society, it Degrades It' | Event Review

Oft taking up a large portion of the charts and the hearts and minds of much…