Having released of one of the biggest mixtapes of the past few years in So Far Gone, the homey Drake speaks to MTV’s Sway to discuss the evolution of the mixtape and why they’ve come back with a vengeance. (more…)
Archive for April, 2010
Hip Hop journalist and historian Kevin Powell has decided to run against Brooklyn congressman Ed Towns for his seat in the House of Representatives, and Hip Hop moguls Damon Dash and Marc Ecko have announced they will support Powell’s bid for Congress by hosting a fundraiser to help the journalist raise funds for his campaign.
Money, Money, Money, Mon-naaay! Not everyone is strapped for cash and some people love to remind you that their pimpin’ is far from limpin’. Adrienne Bailon recently treated herself to a $40,000 diamond ring while hosting the grand opening of the new Rafaello & Co. store (more…)
A performance by Atlanta rap trio Travis Porter in Albany, GA ended in violence Saturday. The trio of Ali, Strap and Quez were hitting the road to make several stops for more performances around the country. This time the ish hit the fans as multiple fights broke out resulting in several people getting arrested (more…)