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THE MUSIC CHARTS DECODED Every week, Frequency News will take a close look at what is going on with the Urban Mainstream, and Urban Adult radio airplay charts AND the album sales charts from the previous week. We will keep track of what is happening with your favorite music so that you don’t have to! […]

What are the best Rick Ross songs? January 28th is Rick Ross‘ birthday, and it took him years to emerge out of Miami and become a nationally known rapper. But he’s cranked out some of the best hip-hop songs each year since his career exploded in 2006. Jay-Z upgraded Ricky Rozay’s career by signing him […]

When watching the cast of “Love & Hip Hop” in action on VH1 is far from an intellectual activity, but we have learned some things about the reality stars. Take a look at this top 10 list of lessons spotted at Roc4Life. REALITY RECAP: Chrissy & Yandy Almost Come To Blows On “Love & Hip Hop” […]

Didn’t have the time or interest in reading all 86 of the news-making tweets Kanye West sent out last night? Here are some of the highlights, straight from Roc4Life… He’s launching a new design company “I have started a new company and I’m so excited about the name…. it’s got the best name ever of all […]

Lil’ Wayne proved that hard work and consistency can land you the number one spot in hip hop. He has come a long way from selling over 250,000 copies in the first week with his debut solo album, The Block Is Hot to selling a million in a week with Tha Carter III. After selling 964,000 in […]

Drake is one of the hottest rappers in the game right now. His debut album hit number one on the Billboard charts and he even caused a riot in New York City at the South Street Seaport. I think its safe to say people are checking for Drake’s music. You can find Drake’s lyrics on […]

Horrible bosses– the bane of every working man (and woman’s) existence.  Whether they’re loud, obnoxious, or downright lazy, at some point they all inspire  homicidal tendencies in the people unlucky enough to work for them.  With the release of Horrible Bosses and the Labor Day Holiday festivities, The Urban Daily lists the worst of the worst offenders in corporate […]

Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter  went from the guy that everyone slept on to the guy that every rap artist wants to be. Jay-Z has been in the rap game since the 80s and after the passing of The Notorious BIG has become the undisputed King of New York. He currently has the baddest chick in the game Beyonce […]

Despite what you’ve heard, Black people are the world’s taste makers. We are the ones who say what’s hot or not. Once it becomes popular in our community, mainstream picks it up and runs away with it. Think about it. Big lips weren’t in style until Angelina Jolie had them. You and I both know […]

I know everyone thinks their city is the best dressed, but you may be surprised to find out your city is actually one of the worst dressed in the country. We can go back and fourth about who is the best and worst forever and the results will vary.  GQ released a top 40 list […]

With so much attention being given to rappers who sing and the raging debate on whether singing is “hip-hop” we decided to ask: who are hip-hop’s best singers?

Chris Brown is on the way to successfully making a huge comeback. Collaborations with hip hop’s top men like Lil’ Wayne and Busta Ryhmes, an amazing performance on the BET Awards and even reconciling a friendship with ex-girlfriend Rihanna ensures that the young Tappahannock native’s talent will not be wasted. Chris has come a long […]