THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G.

Remembering The Relationship Between The Notorious B.I.G. and Jay Z

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He's been using Biggie's rhymes for years. Here's the full story on why Jay Z has such an affinity for the deceased Brooklyn rapper.

#Kanye West

Watch Kanye West Finally Smile In Public While Checking Out This Wild Street Performance

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Kanye West smiles at rapper's latest display to grab his attention in Paris, France.

#Bill Murray

Here’s What It Looks Like When Bill Murray And Rick Ross Hang Out

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Bill Murray joined Rick Ross at his studio after attending Saturday night's Rhode Island Ram's basketball game where his son is Assistant Coach.

geraldo

Geraldo Rivera Has Some Really Unpopular Opinions About Hip-Hop Culture And Racism

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Just when you wish the words would stop coming out of Geraldo's mouth... they just keep coming out of his mouth.

#NETFLIX

Baz Luhrmann Is Making A Hip-Hop Musical Series For Netflix About 1970s New York

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Baz Luhrmann's first TV show 'The Get Down' will be, surprise, a period piece musical set in New York City.

#Jimmy Fallon

Watch Gwyneth Paltrow And Jimmy Fallon Perform Broadway Versions Of Your Favorite Hip Hop Songs

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Jimmy Fallon drags out the piano to team up with Gwyneth Paltrow and sing some Broadway versions of hip hop tunes.

Macklemore

Macklemore Explains How White Privilege Has Affected His Career

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Macklemore visited Hot 97 and discussed race and racism in America while exploring the topic of white privilege.

Dr. Dre

Celebrate Hip-Hop And Hanukkah At The Same Damn Time With The Brilliant ‘Dr. Dreidel’

This Hanukkah staple was created by Bay Area artist Hannah Rothstein and features four "faces" of the Compton rapper.

DANCE BATTLES

Watch This Little Girl School Her Father In A Daddy Daughter Hip Hop Dance Battle

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This girl has some pretty slick dance moves, but then again so does her father. Who wins?

natalie portman

Let’s Look Back On The Storied History Of Actors And Actresses Rapping

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Following Daniel Radcliffe's amazing rap act on 'The Tonight Show', we took a look at the long history of celebrity rapping.

Booty Dancing

This Supercut Of The Biggest Butts In Music Video History Is Incomplete But You Probably Won’t Care

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This supercut of hip hop video booty dancers leaves out some of the biggest booties in music video history.

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott Reveals Dramatic Weight Loss, Still Fly As Hell

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The "Work It" rapper unveiled her new self at a recent show in New York City.

Rick Rubin

Watch Rick Rubin Go Back To Def Jam’s Beginnings

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Super-producer Rick Rubin went along with Rolling Stone's cameras to visit the humble birthplace of Def Jam records.

Movies

From Lyric Spittin’ To Line Reading: The 7 Best Rappers Turned Actors

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Spittin' hot bars doesn't necessarily lead to Academy Awards, but here's 7 rappers who do it right.

the 80s

This 1981 ABC News ’20/20′ Report On The Rise Of Rap Music Is Equal Parts Fascinating And Hilarious

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This actually may be mainstream America's introduction to rap/hip-hop music, and for that alone it belongs in a time capsule.

#NBA

A New Donald Sterling Recording Was Released By A Rapper Named Maserati

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Because no one seems to have a handle on Donald Sterling, the Clippers owner was recorded by another "friend" who was on CNN last night.

rap

The 7 Biggest Rap Arguments That Will Never Be Settled

Hip-Hop music and culture are full of the types of arguments based on more opinion than fact but treated as if their the gospel.


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