In a study conducted by The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy, 28% of U.S. adults — nearly 70 million people — agreed that hip-hop’s musical and cultural history should be taught in schools. That percentage increases to 38% when the question is posed to those with children under 18 in the household. The results, titled “Attitudes toward […]
”A Long Hot Summer” officially came out in 2004 and now the CD reissue is being released by Below System Records. This 2015 reissue includes 2 new bonus tracks which are “Globetrotter” featuring AKD and “GMO”. “A Long Hot Summer” is the fifth solo album of Masta Ace. The album is about Masta Ace’s journey […]
Republic Records will release the AMY Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Album in stores and through all digital retailers this Friday, October 30th. The critically acclaimed documentary about multiplatinum Grammy Award®-winning icon Amy Winehouse arrives at retailers everywhere on DVD and Blu-Ray December 1. The album includes music from the film such as “Stronger Than Me” by Amy herself and various previously unreleased live performances throughout her […]
“A Long Hot Summer” is the fifth solo album of Masta Ace. The album is about Masta Ace’s journey as an underground rapper through his “Long Hot Summer” in Brooklyn, together with his unofficial manager Fats Belvedere. This album includes fan favorites such as “Good Ol Love”, “Da Grind”, “Beautiful”, “Bklyn Masala” and guest appearances […]
Saul Williams releases his greatly anticipated new full-length book of poetry US(a.) via Gallery Books along with new track “Horn of the Clock-Bike”. The menacing track comes from his forthcoming album, MartyrLoserKing, slated for release in 2016 on FADER Label. Saul has also announced that he will be embarking on a national tour kicking off today in Philadelphia. Here are some choice words from Saul […]
TOPE returns with the second installment of his instrumental beat tape series FREE LEMONADE. Mostly known for his work behind the mic, and recently for his album BROKE BOY SYNDROME, TOPE steps behind the boards and drops off 20 brand new beats. Having already produced for Planet Asia, Scarub Of Living Legends, 2Mex, CashUs King and […]
CunninLynguists’s Deacon is preparing a solo album! Deacon The Villain just announced the release of his new project ‘Peace or Power’! Check out the video for a sneak peak of some new music while he speaks on the concept and making of the album.