Flashback Friday: Is Lil’ Kim Sexualizing Our Children? (1997)

    Photo: COSMOPOLITAN South Africa   It's no doubt that Lil' Kim is a leading lady in hip-hop. She has broken barriers for women in hip-hop to be open about their sexuality and rap about what the fellas rap about in their music. This is shown in the new generation of rap queens like

“Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta” Premiere [Red Carpet Event]

    What’s up ya’ll! I’m back at it again with exclusive footage from the “Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta” premiere red carpet event on Oct.2 at the Tongue & Groove.   Yes, ladies and gents, CeeSoDope was in the building and got a chance to speak with some of the stars from the

5 Dope Events To Attend For A3C

  A3C is finally here! Founded in 2005, the festival is the place to be for all the hip-hop lovers. Trust, this A3C festival is not one that you want to miss. I remember attending my first A3C in 2016, and it was super lit. I remember meeting Killer Mike and

Twitter Goes Crazy Over Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’ Release

    Photo: Hotnewhiphop.com   CeeSoDope readers it's finally here! Lil Wayne has finally dropped his anticipated album, Tha Carter V on Friday, Sep.28. The album comes the day after the rapper turns 36-years-old.     While the release of Tha Carter V is exciting for the die-hard hip-hop and Weezy fans, the road to release has

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

CeeSoDope Takes Over ONE Musicfest

    ONE Musicfest dominated the city of Atlanta on Sep.8-9 with amazing performances from artists of various genres such as Nas, T.I., Monica, Keri Hilson, Big K.R.I.T., and more. CeeSoDope had a blast at the 2-day festival and had a chance to interview artists and attendees.   Check out the dope footage of

Young Dolph Drops ‘Role Model’ Album

    Photo: Sierra Porter   Young Dolph has just dropped his new project, Role Model. The album comes after his February release of Niggas Get Shot Everyday EP.   The rapper hosted an album listening party for Role Model on Monday, Sep.17 at the American Cut Rooftop.   With close to 100 people at the event, Young

Got Beef? Why Cardi B & Nicki Minaj Need To Get In The Studio

    Photo: Rap-Up   Hello to all my CeeSoDope readers. It's been a minute, but I'm officially back with new material.   I've been keeping up with the world of hip-hop, and it has come to this or should I say, it has come to blows?   For some reason, I knew that the Cardi B and

Flashback Friday: Celebrating The Godmother of Hip-Hop, Sylvia Robinson

    Photo: Billboard   I may sound like a broken record when it comes to talking about hip-hop, but I'll repeat this, hip-hop has always been a male-dominated business, and that is no secret. However, women have contributed to the sound of hip-hop since it was birth in New York City.   From Lil Kim,