Jay Z Celebrates Songwriter Hall of Fame Induction With A Curated Rap Playlist

Fresh off the heels of his historic induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, Jay Z has gifted fans with a curated rap playlist to salute his contemporaries. While Hov hasn’t released a project in nearly 3 years, he continues

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The Get Down Is Back for Season 2

If you weren’t binge watching The Get Down on Netflix with the rest of us back in August then you got to do better. With the help  of multiple contributors  including icons like Nas and Grandmaster Flash (who is responsible for making DJ’ing

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Balenciaga’s New ‘It’ Bag Draws Inspiration From Morocco

For Spring/Summer 2017, Demna Gvasalia follows up on his bold and boxy design by taking a rounder approach with the holdall bag inspired by Moroccan footstools. Last year, Gvasalia debuted the colorful Cabas shopper during his inaugural fall/winter show. This time

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Flashback Friday: Vintage Hip Hop Jewelry Is Making A Comeback

Hip-Hop has been the source of a lot of fashion trends throughout the ’90s from sports jerseys, to starter jackets, to gold jewelry. Like everything else in history, things have come full circle. These three ’90s Hip-Hop jewelry trends are back and we

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Future Drops Another Album: HNDRXX

As if 1 Future album wasn’t enough, the trap icon released yet another 17 track album titled HNDRXX, just a week after the release of FUTURE. It’s safe to say that man has been working. We are familiar with his frequent

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Throw It Back: Our Favorite Spellbinding Moments From ‘Teen Witch’

As a ’90s social misfit trying to find her place in the clone like halls of my suburban school, Teen Witch spoke to me. I was as narrow as a string bean, with a closet full of clothes appropriate for

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DJ Premier Taps Miguel For Funky New Single “2 Lovin U”

It’s been nearly two years since Miguel’s Wildheart came and went off of our radar. Since then, the songwriter has gone on to bless us with SoundCloud loosies and a rolodex of bold features. Fortunately for fans, however, Miguel is revisiting

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Reading in Color: Must Have Books From Black Authors

The wonderful and phenomenal Ms. Maya Angelou once said, “We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.” She

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J. Cole Reveals ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ Tour Dates

Last October, hip-hop fans everywhere collectively sighed in disbelief after J. Cole announced his performance at The Meadows Festival would be his “last show, for a very long time.” Thankfully, the Fayetteville rapper was only bluffing. In support of his

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Little Simz x Phony Ppl Vibe for NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

NPR has been releasing some dope Tiny Desk Concerts lately. So far we’ve seen BADBADNOTGOOD and Run The Jewels absolutely kill their sets. Next up on the roster is experimental UK lyricist, Little Simz. Despite her really coy and smiley demeanor,

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