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Dead Prez’s Stic.Man On Why Hip-Hop Can Be Healthy Without Losing Its Swag

"If we grow up in communities that invest or embrace health, then more people will begin to talk about it."


Premiere: M1 Of Dead Prez & Bonnot’s ‘Between Me And The World’ Album

 M1 of Dead Prez linked with Italian producer Bonnot for a new LP.


Cop Killers: 13 Rap Lyrics About Police Murdering Civilians

Police brutality is nothing new. The tally of victims reads like a roll call: Sean Bell, Amadou Diallo, Oscar Grant. The list is…


New Video: A-Alikes ‘They Watching’

Hip-hop duo A-Alikes get down to serious business in this ominous black and white clip for their latest single "They Watching." The straight-no-chaser track, taken…


Opinion: Is Conscious Rap Dead?

THE NEW THINKERS Conscious rappers of the past once served a strict diet of the good word. Yet today’s class of brainy MCs pepper righteousness…


VIBE Exclusive: dead prez’s M-1 Reacts To Kanye’s NYT Shout-Out: ‘I Consider Myself A Peer’

It seems like you can’t escape Kanye West these days. From his tabloid wet dream relationship with soon-to-be baby mother Kim Kardashian to the deafening…


New Videos: Alicia Keys, Dead Prez, Dizzy Wright, And More

New music videos for your viewing pleasure…


M-1 Talks New Dead Prez Album and Gun Control: ‘We Do Have A Right to Protect Ourselves’

Dead Prez is kicking up the proverbial dust once again. Last October, the veteran, rebellious hip-hop duo of and M-1 released their third album…


V Exclusive! Dead Prez’ On New Album: ‘Throws Every Convention Out The Box’

Following the news that politically-charged hip-hop duo dead prez has signed a recording deal with independent New York label Krian, group member spoke to…


V Playlist: Mary J. Blige, Skyzoo x DJ Prince, Dead Prez, Troy Ave, Pharoahe Monch

1. Mary J. Blige – "Everyday People" This is the Mary we love—celebrating life with a cool hip-hop beat to follow. When Mary isn't singing…


V Exclusive: M-1 Of Dead Prez Confirms ‘We Are Not Signing To Roc Nation’

Jay-Z has already snatched up Jay Electronica, J. Cole and WIllow Smith for his Roc Nation imprint. But one of the more intriguing names recently…


America’s Nightmare: 11 Most Unpatriotic Rap Songs

Break out the hot dogs, grab a cold one and enjoy the fireworks (no Drake). It's officially Fourth of July weekend in the…


One Q, One A: Dead Prez’s Stic.Man Advocates Going Green

VIBE: Most people either become aware of going green when it’s Earth Day or if there’s a cute recycle slogan written on a shopping bag.


A Chain Kunta Kinte Would Proudly Rock

You’re probably already familiar with the super-exclusive Good Wood Jesus piece that’s modeled off the Jesus pieces guys like Kanye West have been rocking for…


Mick Boogie Drafts Snoop, David Banner and B.o.B. For NBA Live 10 Mixtape

Mick Boogie has been tapped to host the NBA Live 10 mixtape, which will include songs by Snoop Dogg, David Banner, dead prez, B.o.B, and…