Suspect charged with killing Nipsey Hussle pleads not guilty

    Photo: KOLO   Eric R. Holder Jr., the man charged with killing Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle plead not guilty to murder and attempted murder charges Thursday.   The 29-year-old made his first court appearance after Sunday’s shooting and only spoke to say “yeah” to Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Teresa Sullivan’s questions. Holder is

Hip-hop mourns the death of Grammy-nominated MC Nipsey Hussle

    Photo: TVNZ   Hip-hop has lost one of their greatest sons. Rapper Nipsey Hussle was gunned down Sunday in Los Angeles near his Marathon Clothing store. Two other people were injured in the shooting around 3:30 p.m. They were transported to a hospital, where both are in stable condition. The 33-year-old born Ermias

Rap group None Before on signing Roc Nation Equity Distribution Deal

    Photo: Provided by None Before   The south is known for many things that impact the music and entertainment industry. One notable quality is that the south continues to generate new waves of MC’s such as South Carolina duo None Before who has now made their official stamp in the music industry

Rapper Common on promoting consciousness and the importance of providing services to Black youth

    Photo: Provided by United Way of Atlanta African American Partnership   Chicago native Common (born Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr.) has been rocking the mic since the 90s, and the MC is known for his conscious lyrics on records such as “I Used To Love H.E.R.,” “The Light,” “The 6th Sense”, plus many more.

Flashback Friday: Jay-Z talks about the shooting of Biggie Smalls following the death of Tupac Shakur

    Photo: Youtube   Jay-Z (born Shawn Carter) is arguably considered one of the greatest rappers of all time; however, before Jay, there were a few greats that came before the MC including fellow New York native Biggie Smalls (born Christopher Wallace). Before we jump into the Flashback Friday interview with Jay-Z, let