An all-star cast will pay tribute to the late Mac Miller at the end of the month at the Greek Theatre. The cast will include those who Miller collaborated with in music, friends, and associates in music. The “Mac Miller: A Celebration of Life” concert will feature acts like Anderson .Paak, Thundercat, Childish Gambino, Travis […]
Darkroom/Interscope Records artist Billie Eilish teams up with Vince Staples for her latest single titled “&burn”. The single which was produced by her brother Finneas O’Connell is a mellow, moody sombre track layered with booming drums and her unique hushed delivery. She also taps Vince to drop a solid verse for the culture. For the record, the 15 […]
Street Named After Phife Dawg To Be Unveiled On November 19th. And the last ATCQ album, which Phife recorded raps for, will be released on Nov. 11. By William E. Ketchum III [OKP] The First Time I Listened To Hip-Hop. A-Trak, Cee-Lo, Curren$y, Danny Brown, DJ Premier, George Clinton, Gucci Mane, Hannibal Buress, Master P, […]
Prima Donna BONUS: [Via NBC] Originally from egotripland.com: Vince Staples — “Smile” (Live on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon) (VIDEO).
Vince “tells on himself” by confirming the influence of the Joy Division Unknown Pleasures LP cover on Summertime ’06. (h/t Nah Right) Originally from egotripland.com: Vince Staples Goes Shopping at Amoeba Records (VIDEO).
When Thugs Cry: Read A Never-Before-Told Story About Tupac Shakur. The night Public Enemy dedicated a song to Pac shortly after being beaten by police. As told to by Adisa Banjoko. [Okayplayer] Contact High: Chi Modu Celebrates Tupac Shakur’s 45th Birthday. Photographer talks about the first shoot Pac did for the cover of The Source. […]
(Photo: Rick Kern/Getty Images for Samsung) Public Enemy’s Chuck D Yells ‘F— Donald Trump’ at SXSW, While Flavor Flav Has a Different Outlook. “If Donald Trump does become president, there’s only one thing we all can do: just sit back and let the man do his job,” Flav tells Billboard. By Brian Anthony Hernandez [Billboard] […]
“When suspension rates are lowered, the over all performance of the academics in the school rises for everybody. And dealing with a child’s problem isn’t sending them back home because the problem derives from home. So if we focus on what school is actually for and think more about the children in the long run, […]