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Jay Mumford, the former J-Zone, has landed in a particular place in life that has reconnected him with his true creative purpose.

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Just when it seemed like DMX had finally conquered his demons and things for him were on the up and up, the Hip-Hop OG pulled out of Def Jam’s 35th Anniversary party at the last second without giving anyone a heads up. Page Six is reporting that Dark Man X was slated to perform at […]

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Ja Rule just won’t let the struggle that was the Fyre Festival die. On Friday (Dec.13), the rapper dropped a new song title “FYRE” speaking on the bootleg music festival that had folks stranded, living in tents and eating cheese sandwiches. 50 Cent’s favorite target released the new single via his Instagram account to his […]

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One of Hip-Hop’s most lame rivalries has just come back to haunt us. We can thank Nick Cannon for the jig. As spotted on HipHopDX the media personality challenged one of the most lyrically proficient rappers ever to a one on one. With the release of Fat Joe and Dre’s newest album Family Ties came […]

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People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm was released on April 10, 1990, ushering in a new age of jazz-inflected Hip-Hop and cementing ACTQ as one of Hip-Hop's greatest groups.

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Another retail chain is recognizing the power of lifestyle and culture. Nordstrom has opened up a Nike concept in New York City. As spotted on Freshness Magazine, the luxury department brand has launched the Nordstrom x Nike store at their midtown Manhattan location. NxN is slotted to sell limited edition sneakers and gear for their male […]

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To honor the memory and legacy of the legendary Kobe Bean Bryant, HipHopWired compiled the ways that the NBA icon connected with the Hip-Hop culture throughout his career.

Once upon a time not long ago, Slick Rick's Children's Story became one of the greatest tracks in hip-hop. Now, almost 28 years since its premiere, the song is being refashioned as a kids book for the April 22 re-release of The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, Okayplayer reports.

Mister Cee kicked off his career in music officially alongside Big Daddy Kane in the late 1980s. In 1991, just after his final tour with Kane, a persistent local deejay delivered a demo tape of a young The Notorious B.I.G. to Cee. Shortly after, Biggie was featured in The Source’s “Unsigned Hype” column, Puffy caught wind, and the next few years launched […]

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Weak answer Meek pic.twitter.com/KjijaF9LNK — Alessandro Gasparro (@sandrogasparro) November 3, 2015 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The Drake-induced headaches for Meek Mill just keep on coming even while he’s not entertaining the beef. Meek Mill was attending the Sixers‘ game against the Cavaliers when a reporter slickly slipped in a Drake question: “Drake’s a Toronto guy. What’s your message to him with your hometown Sixers here […]

” ] WATCH ON YOUTUBE “Eggs, Bacon, Grits…Sausage!” Oh yeah, you knew #NoFilter would be back to talk about Lil Mama‘s latest release. Any true hip hop fan will recognize the flip of Slick Rick’s “Mona Lisa” and embrace the vintage feel the Brooklyn MC’s giving you. But, when you actually listen to the lyrics […]