During Talib Kweli’s performance at the 2015 Block Party LA, he addressed the audience about social justice by saying “Without justice, we’re not going to be peaceful. You can’t be peaceful if you have no justice.” Kweli believes that one shouldn’t be sorry for being poor. Any person deserves to belong in a society as long as you’re compassionate and
It was last year when Ab-Soul released “These Days…”, his third album with the song “Tree of Life” as one of the fan’s favorites. Such track was co-written with Curtiss King who happens to live in California as well. Soul and King shared more details about their collaborated efforts in bringing about of the 2014 track. “Heaven isn’t too far
Killer Mike is known to be outspoken whether it’s about riots, race relations, or something personal. Just recently, he praised Tommy Norman, an Arkansas Police Officer, for his active involvement in the community. Killer Mike, whose father also happens to be a police officer, encouraged everyone to follow the police officer’s Instagram and pay close attention to the officer’s acts.
T.Rodgers aims to settle Game vs Young Thug conflict in social media by stepping in between the two rappers. In a REVOLT TV interview, Rodgers shared how he had to come between Young Thug and Game which lead to their reconciliation. He said that it was John Monopoly, talent scout and Hip Hop manager, who reached out to him to
Taylor swift announced a list of celebrities who will be featured in the music video of her upcoming single “Bad Blood” via her Twitter post. Among the many stars listed, the American hip hop artist Kendrick Lamar was set to star as a certain “Welvin Da Great” character in the song’s musical video. Kendrick was said to be one of
Curtis James Jackson III, or more popularly known as 50 Cent, says that he can’t help but notice the similarities between his music video “Animal Ambition” and the “3AM” fragrance ad from Puff Daddy. During the weekend, 50 Cent shared an Instagram image collage where he compared shots between the video of his song and of Puffy’s racy ad. In
“Bush” is the exciting new album brought about by the teaming up of 2 great hiphop artists Snoop Dogg and Pharrell. In an interview with Nadeski Alexis from MTV, Snoop mentioned that it was a record he did with Williams from top to bottom and that it made him feel thrilled to be returning to studio work with his peers.
Buzzfiled compiled data and findings revealed that Hip Hop covers 29% of overall on-demand streaming last 2014. Rock came in 2nd at 25%, Pop 3rd at 21% to be followed by EDM at 7% and Country at 6%. Buzzfeed studies also show that Hip Hop dominated the first quarter of 2015 as well. In Spotify, 4 out of 5 top
Looks like Waka Flocka won’t be performing in Australia for quite a while. The Atlanta rapper was forced to cancel some of his tours, specifically in Australian and New Zealand brought about by Australian Government Department of Immigration and Border Protection denying his entry to the aforementioned countries due to allegations of firearm and drug possession. The hip hop artist
During an interview on New York’s Power 105.1 last May 4, Easter Dean talked about the songs she helped write with popular artists, acting, love and more. Easter is one prominent songwriter since she has written many popular songs for well-known artists. With Rihanna, she has done “Rude Boy”, “What’s My Name”, “Where Have You Been” and “S&M.” She also