Dr Dre & YBN Cordae Hit The Studio And Bridge The Hip Hop Generational Gap

Hip Hop is one of the few genres that doesn’t let it’s artists thrive past a certain age. Aside from the legends who can continue to drop critically acclaimed albums and remain relevant in this world of fast food music (consume now, discard when the next big thing drops) most artists aren’t blessed with the longevity of...

Can You Own A Dance?

It’s 1975 and you’re on the A train heading to Brooklyn, New York to see a friend. The subway is covered in graffiti and as your train gets delayed for the second time, DJ Lean Rock’s “Sneak Peak” is blaring from a boombox and a group of b-boys start breaking in the middle of the train. If that scene...

Bibi Bourelly Drops Sobering Visual For New Single “White House”

2018 has been a dividing time for the United States. Every week a new crisis arose that challenged our humanity and show us the effects of our inability to listen, relate and understand each other. When you’re constantly reading headlines on mass shootings taking place around the country or watching parts of Northern California burn during wildfire season, the...

Should XXL’s 2019 Freshman Class Be All Female?

Every year XXL magazine stirs up a fiery debate when they drop their annual freshman cover to the Hip Hop masses. J. Cole, Lil Uzi Vert, Chance The Rapper, Mac Miller and Travis Scott are just few of the artists previously featured on the list that went on to have huge careers but the road to finding the next...

Jesse Jackson Endorses Blockchain Technology: It’s Bigger Than Hip Hop

Rapper B-Legit and Beyonce’s songwriter Vincent Berry II, are leading the charge in embracing blockchain & music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDvJWrXfY4Q The awareness of blockchain technology seems to be impacting the mainstream space more and more each month. From the potential of a blockchain based currency for Facebook to LVMH and Microsoft announcing a platform named AURA that will provide proof of authenticity to...

Amazon’s ‘AlexaPods’ Could Give Apple Some Needed Competition

Headphones have become an essential item used in the most mundane or exciting daily tasks. From drowning out loud subway commutes to using the small speakers as a way to avoid conversations, it’s hard to imagine a moment in time where audio could only be heard via boomboxes or the radio. With each iteration of headphones, developers are including...

Year In Review: Biggest Movies Of 2018

This year was a monumental time for movies and if you don’t have a “Top Five” list coming out of 2018 I have to question what have you been watching these past 12 months?  From huge blockbusters (Black Panther, Incredibles 2, A Star Is Born, Avengers: Infinity War), gripping indies (Sorry To Bother You, Eighth Grade, Mid90s) and the...

Angry Birds AR Coming Exclusively To iOS: Throw Birds In Real Life

When the first mobile phone owners in 1994 were using their keypad to match tiles on Tetris they ignited the world of mobile gaming which would experience a major evolution in the next two decades. Tetris and Snake were the first mobile games to halt boredom for a couple minutes and turned simple concepts into classic games that continue...

Copyrighting Dance Moves? Fortnite Continues To Get Sued By Artists

Since debuting in 2017, the online action/strategy game Fortnite has become extremely successful and expanded beyond the gaming world to dominate pop culture. Developed by Epic Games, Fortnite is a free-to-play team based multi-platform game that blends the freedom of open world maps, an ambitious building system and a battle royale theme to make an addictive game to master...

Nipsey Hussle Will Be Honored Today At ‘Celebration Of Life’ Memorial

https://youtu.be/Dnh2vuvh0ZE The outpouring of love and support for Nipsey Hussle and his family continues to grow as the world mourns his death and celebrate his legacy. It’s only been a week since the tragic shooting and as his family, peers and fans reflect on his untimely passing, there has been surge in recognizing the impact the Victory Lap rapper made...