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Watch: Rakim Performs ‘Microphone Fiend’ In NYC
The legendary Rakim took the stage at SOB’s in New York City this past week (Mar. 27) with DJ Clark Kent and DJ Kool…
50 Cent Finds Inspiration In Rakim And Nas On Upcoming Release ‘Animal Ambition’
50 Cent is ready to prove the doubters wrong. The rapper and budding media mogul is set to release his first post Shady/Aftermath album Animal…
New Music: Linkin Park Feat. Rakim ‘Guilty All The Same’
Linkin Park rocks out with Rakim on their new single 'Guilty All The Same,' which features heavy guitar and drums as well a…
Watch: Erykah Badu, Rakim & Q-Tip In Red Bull Academy’s ‘What Difference Does It Make?’ Music Documentary
The Red Bull Music Academy is celebrating their 15th anniversary by putting in more work. In their new documentary, What Difference Does It Make? A…
Watch: ‘Words By Rakim’ Celebrates Rapper’s Contribution To Hip-Hop
Rakim, your favorite rapper’s favorite rapper, received the short film treatment in honor of his pivotal impact in hip-hop titled Words By Rakim. Directed by…
Playlist: The God MC Is A Year Older
The original GOD MC turns 46 today! That's right, we're talking about your favorite rapper's favorite rapper, Rakim. In honor of one of the greatest…
New Music: Rakim Honors Nelson Mandela In ‘Madiba’
Hip hop notable Rakim paid homage to the late Nelson Mandela in his song "Madiba." The song also celebrates the release of the film…
New Music: DMX And Rakim Feat. Shontelle And Aleks D ‘Dont Call Me’
DMX is sending a message to the folks who pretend to be close. He chases away faux-family with his trademark bark alongside Rakim, Shontelle and…
Rock The Bells Adds J. Cole, Pusha T, Wale And More To 2013 Lineup
VIBE was in the building for a special Rock The Bells announcement Monday night as Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and Supernatural revealed the additional performer…
Rock the Bells 2013 Lineup Includes Resurrected Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Eazy-E and More
After seeing the late Tupac Shakur resurrected via hologram at Coachella 2012, Guerilla Union founder Chang Weisberg was floored. His cell phone immediately started blowing…
8 Rap Battles That Should Have Went Down
You hear that? That’s the sound of beef cooking. Okay, so it may not be in the same legendary realm as Roxanne Shante vs. UTFO,…
Busta Rhymes Announces Surprise Guests for Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Finale
As this year's Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival headliner, Busta Rhymes is bringing along some friends!
Rakim Talks Kanye’s Influence on Hip-Hop: “You’ve Got To Appreciate An Artist That’s Really Outspoken”
One could call it an honor when a rap legend such as Rakim expresses respect for your craft, and that’s exactly what happened to Kanye…
OG Beef! Big Daddy Kane On A Rakim Rap Battle, ‘It Wouldn’t Even Be Competition’
New Music: Black Thought Feat. John Legend & Rakim ‘In The Ghetto’
New Music: Black Thought Feat. John Legend & Rakim 'In The Ghetto' J. Period brought together Black Thought, John Legend, and the…
The BIG List: Hip-Hop’s 30 Most Powerful Album Intros
Don’t Call It A Comeback: The 8 Most Disappointing Returns In Recent Rap History
Say it ain't so, Shyne. After spending nearly a decade behind bars for the infamous 1999 Club New York shooting, this is how you choose…
8 Disappointing Rap ‘Comebacks’ (pg. 9)
The Rapper: Ja Rule The Return: After delays, delays and more delays, 50 Cent's archrival said, "Eff it," and gave away his 2009…
8 Disappointing Rap ‘Comebacks’ (pg. 8)
The Rapper: Rakim The Return: A full decade after releasing his 1999 sophomore solo album, The Master, the God MC delivered…
8 Disappointing Rap ‘Comebacks’ (pg. 7)
The Rapper: Nelly The Return: Four years after the universal FAIL that was the Sweat/Suit double album (SMH at anyone who…
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Black UVA Student Beaten And Bloodied By Police Over…
Honor student, Martese Johnson, needed stitches after being beaten in the head by police. The violent altercation was caught on video.
Trinidad James Goes On CNN To Discuss The N-Word
Trinidad James tackles the use of the N-word on CNN.
Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Ferguson Police Officers
Jeffrey Williams, 20, charged with the shooitng ot two Ferguson officers.
Leader Of SAE Racist Chant Breaks His Silence: ‘It…
SAE member who led the now-infamous racist chant speaks out.
Anthony Lewis Tries To Bag A Bae In His ‘It’s Not My Fault’…
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