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Busta Rhymes, DJ Premier and Goldie Headline Outlook Festival 2014 in Croatia

Outlook Festival (September 3 – 7), now in its seventh year, announced the first wave of artists for its 2014 celebration. Taking place on the…

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IFHY: 10 Athletes People Love To Hate

The talk on Richard Sherman’s post game interview has reached heights that are expected in todays viral world. Some of the memes, edited clips and…

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Watch: Ali Shaheed-Muhammad Speaks On Concept Album With Adrian Younge

You can't understate Ali Shaheed-Muhammad's musical genius. A founding member of A Tribe Called Quest and of Lucy Pearl, the Brooklyn producer and rapper ha…

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Soulja Boy ‘Didn’t Own Loaded Gun,’ Manager Says

Soulja Boy was riding dirty and he ain't even know it.

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Q&A: Lil Duval Talks New Show, Getting Catfished And Personal Man Laws

Pint-sized comedy prince Lil Duval's To-Do list can run circles around your average funny guy. With several talk shows on the MTV2 rotation and stand…

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Kanye West May Have Confronted Anna Wintour For Not Putting Kim On The Cover Of ‘Vogue’

Kanye West may have ruffled some feathers when he reportedly confronted Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour on why Girls mastermind Lena Dunham snagged the February…

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Stand-Up Guys: Nick Cannon Speaks On Eddie Murphy’s Influence

Nick Cannon is serious about his comedic chops. And as a student of the game, he's studied the greats before him. Here, Mr. Wild 'N…

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Justin Bieber’s Gal Pal Speaks Out On Alleged Criminal Record

Wilhelmina Models signee Chantel Jeffries hasn't been taking well to the spotlight after being spotted in the whip alongside Justin Bieber prior to hi…

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A Brief History Of Asian Influence In Hip-Hop

VIBE goes eastbound and down for a recap of hip-hop’s Asian fetish 1992: Wu-Tang Clan imparts Shaolin wisdom on rap heads by slicing Kung-Fu classic…

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Kendrick Lamar Talks 2014 The Grammys and Macklmore Winning

Everyone seems to be in an uproar about Macklemore winning big at this year's Grammys....except Kendrick Lamar. Compton's finest told XXL how…

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Vixen Chat: Beyonce’s Dancer Ashley Everett Breaks Down ‘Secretive’ Process Behind Visual Album

Beyoncé reconfirmed her baddie status when she dropped her self-titled visual album on iTunes and it went platinum in less than a week, leaving…

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Digital Cover: Nick Cannon Stars In VIBE’s ‘Comedy Week!’

We got jokes! Today kicks off VIBE's Comedy Week—five days of spotlighting slap-stick funny guys and gals—so run tell that to your boys, your auntie'…

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Laugh Of The Day: Redd Foxx’s Dirty Doctor’s Visit

Red Foxx: Speaking of big pussy, this lady calls her gynecologist and says “Doctor, you’ve given me the wrong hormone pills and I’m sick––I’m having…

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Junior Sanchez Breaks Down Live Acts: “Some DJs Are Britney Spears, Some Are Björks”

In a special Super Bowl weekend kickoff performance this Friday (January 31), Junior Sanchez will headline at Highline Ballroom for its weekly 'Cirque…

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University Of Missouri Offers Jay Z & Kanye West Course

Jay Z and Kanye West have crept their way into the curriculum at the University of Missouri in a new American Literature-inspired course, according to…

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Naya Rivera Opens Up About Love Life With Big Sean

Naya Rivera's glee extends far beyond her uber-successful role in the hit musical series on FOX Glee. In the new issue of Cosmopolitan, the Latina…

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Interview: Would Nas Ever Record ‘Illmatic Part 2’?

Last Friday (Jan. 24), Nas was honored at the second annual VIBE Impact Awards in Los Angeles. As a testament to Nas' contributions i…

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Digital Cover (Pt. 2): Nick Cannon Spazzes Out For VIBE’s ‘Comedy Week’

We saw Nick Cannon getting warmed up for the stage in the first digital cover celebrating VIBE's "Comedy Week," now check out a zany…

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Q&A: Ja Rule Talks New ‘Unruly’ Book And His Shared Flight With 50 Cent

In April of 2004, VIBE dissected Ja Rule’s career in a cover story titled, Against All Odds. We examined whether or not the raspy-voiced rapper…