Flashback Friday: MC Hammer Performs on ‘The Arsenio Hall Show’ (1992)

    Photo: Thrillist   U can't touch this!   Man, there was a time when MC Hammer had the rap game on lock. In 1990, he released his hit record "U Can't Touch This." With those parachute pants, dope ass dance moves, and tram line haircut, MC Hammer was cooler than a fan.   The "2 Legit 2

Flashback Friday: Discussion of Women in Hip-Hop

    Photo: YouTube   With the A3C right around the corner, I've been focusing on the topic of women in hip-hop. The festival dedicated to hip-hop will host a Women In Charge conference connecting, inspiring, and educating women in the music industry.   The event will take place on Oct.4 at the Loudermilk Center and

Flashback Friday: Remembering The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin

    Photo: Boing Boing   The world lost an iconic, legendary, multi-talented musician, the Queen of Soul. Aretha Franklin passed away Thursday, Aug.16 at 76-years-old following a battle with pancreatic cancer.   Franklin's family announced that they would have a public viewing and private funeral in her native hometown, Detroit.   The public viewing for Franklin will

Flashback Friday: Bobby Brown X “Every Little Step”

    Photo: Albumism   With The Bobby Brown Story set to premiere on BET in September, let's take it back to Brown's "Every Little Step." The original bad boy of R&B released the record in 1988 on Geffen Records. The music video highlights Brown hollering at some fly ladies and showing off his smooth dance

Flashback Friday: Celebrating The Legacy of Andre 3000

    Photo: TheSource.com   It's safe to say that Andre 3000 help put Atlanta on the hip-hop scene along with Big Boi. The two formed a group and became known to the world as Outkast.   Born May 27, 1975, the rapper celebrated his 43rd birthday in Oakland that day by attending multiple BBQ events

Flashback Friday: Dr. Dre Feat. Snoop Dogg X “Nothin’ But a G Thang”

    Photo: Metro.co.uk     "One, two, three and to the fo, Snoop Doggy Dogg and Dr. Dre is at the do." It's Flashback Friday and were back at it with Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg's "Nothin' But a G Thang." This classic is the lead single off of Dr. Dre's debut solo album,

Flashback Friday: The Notorious B.I.G. X “Juicy”

    Photo: NetsDaily.com   “It's all good baby baby...It was all a dream...I used to read Word Up magazine.” These are the lyrics from the legendary Biggie Smalls’ hit record, “Juicy.” Released in 1994 on Ready To Die, “Juicy” is one of hip-hop’s top classic records.   Also known as Christopher Wallace and The Notorious