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Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ Hat Is Heading To The Newseum

The Newseum just got happier. Back in January, Pharrell stole the show at the 2014 Grammys, thanks to his choice of head gear. His floppy,…


New Music: Que Feat. 2 Chainz ‘Rich Problems’

With his Can You Dig It? tape out today, Atlanta's own Que gets a jump from DJ Mustard and fellow Georgia clay brethren 2 Chainz…


11 Great Hip-Hop Protest Songs

Bacon’s Rebellion. Detroit Race Riots. Watts Riots. L.A. Riots. The Civil Rights Movement. The protests in Ferguson, Missouri are part of a long tradition of…


Sybrina Fulton Writes Profound Open Letter To Michael Brown’s Family

In the events following the shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. on August 9, responses from activists to artists have poured in.


Watch: Jennifer Hudson Performs ‘Dangerous’ On The ‘Today’ Show

After releasing her new single "Dangerous," Jennifer Hudson performed the dance track on the Today show (Aug. 19), and brought the house down with her…


Interview: Jason Markk Offers Dry Cleaning Service For Your Sneakers

Feverish fanatics of footwear connected at the H-Town Sneaker Summit this year in Houston. The Summit celebrated its 10th year by expanding to new market…


Dwyane Wade’s Chicago Home Facing Foreclosure

Dwyane Wade may be balling on and off the court but his Chicago house is imminent foreclosure.


First Listen: DnB Hero Roni Size Reveals New Tune

Taking a break from Reprazent’s live experience, Bristol D&B don Roni Size gets back to making “dancefloor cuts for the heads” with the just-released EP…


Watch: J. Cole Talks About Michael Brown’s Shooting, His Trip To Ferguson

After the release of J. Cole's pivotal track "Be Free," which focused on the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, the North Carolina-native traveled to Ferguson,…