BET Networks to broadcast and live-stream Nipsey Hussle’s funeral

    Photo: The Source   BET Networks is paying homage to Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle (born Ermias Asghedom) by broadcasting and live-streaming his memorial service today at 1 p.m. EST on BET and BET Digital. The MC, who was gunned down March 31 in Los Angeles near his The Marathon clothing store will

Flashback Friday: Angela Davis Interviews Ice Cube In 1992 On Rap City!

    Photo: Shadow and Act   I've been gone for a minute, but I'm back with another Flashback Friday.   Political activist Angela Davis interviews the legendary hip-hop artist Ice Cube about his Death Certificate (1991) album. Cube also discusses the difference between his AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted (1990) album & Death Certificate.   Check it out

Killer Mike Gets Honored By Georgia State Senate!

    Photo: When Rap Was Real     Killer Mike is a well-known rapper and political activist.     Recently, The Georgia State Senate honored Killer Mike for his efforts in helping to improve the city’s water infrastructure. Killer Mike used that moment to bring attention to other issues and topics in his hometown.       The legendary rapper spent time

‘Uncategorized’ By Chi Modu Shows A Softer Side Of Tupac Shakur!

  Photo:   Documentary photographer Chi Modu captures a softer side of the outspoken, controversial rapper, Tupac Shakur. The rare photos are available in Modu's newly released book Uncategorized.   Smile. It's 4/20 - Los Angeles, CA 1995 #420 #tupac #2pac #tupacshakur #chimodu #uncategorized #blunts A photo posted by C H I M O D U ? (@chimodu)

An Angela Davis Biopic Is On The Way!

  Photo:   Angela Davis’ story will soon be shown in theaters.   Angela is a political activist and a professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Davis was accused of several crimes including murder during the Marin County Courthouse hostage taking in 1970. She was acquitted in 1972 of all charges.   Codeblack Films