rolling stone

Rolling Stone Picks The ’50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs Ever,’ Fat Boys Conspicuously Absent

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Rolling Stone released their list of the 50 greatest hip-hop songs ever, so it's time to complain about Rolling Stone's 50 greatest hip-hop songs ever list.

#TUMBLR

The Rap Coloring Book Is Here To Help You Delightfully Pass The Time

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Don't fret, a rap legend, a tank top enthusiast, and Tumblr are here to cure your boredom.

#Documentaries

‘Watch The Throne’ Documentary

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A look at the making of Kanye West and Jay-Z's collaborative album, "Watch The Throne.

#TUMBLR

Aziz Ansari Photoshopped Into Famous Hip Hop Album Covers As Only Aziz Himself Could Have Imagined

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Ever found yourself wondering what it would look like if Aziz Ansari's likeness was photoshopped into iconic hip hop album covers?

music nerd

Producer Marley Marl Explains How He Came Up With The Beat To LL Cool J’s ‘Mama Said Knock You Out’

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In a new web series called "Classic Recipes," producer Marley Marl explains how he and LL Cool J came up with the beat for "Mama Said Knock You Out."

the fugees

On The Slow, Sad Decline Of Lauryn Hill

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One of our greatest faults as humans, outside of the fact that we haven't created a calorie-less double-bacon cheeseburger, is our penchant to laugh and criticize those we don’t know.

#Mashups

Humpday Mashup Dump

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Good afternoon you princes of Maine, you kings of New England, you stalkers of mashup and parody videos I didn’t get a chance to cover, thrown in your face like you’re Jodie Foster working for the FBI.

#gifs

The Internet’s Obsession With Hologram Tupac Extends To An Amazing Video And All-Hologram Coachella Poster

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[<a href="http://slacktory.com/2012/04/even-more-tupac-hologram-sightings/">via</a>] By now you've surely heard <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/04/coachella-brought-tupac-back-to-life-last-night-in-hologram-form/" target="_blank">Coachella brought back Tupac</a> as a hologram last weekend, and you've probably read our <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/04/a-first-hand-account-of-hologram-tupacs-coachella-performance-i-was-completely-freaked-out/" target="_blank">first-hand account</a> and laughed at this <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/04/the-internet-vs-hologram-tupac/#page/1" target="_blank">awesome GIF gallery</a>.

#Kanye West

Were All Hip Hop Stars Adorable First Graders?

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I'm not usually never one to share photo compilations of young boys -- I am very <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/02/the-best-of-danny-devitos-frank-reynolds/#page/34" target="_blank">Frank Reynolds</a> when it comes to that sort of thing.

#gifs

The Internet Vs. Hologram Tupac: The 20 Best Images, Photoshops, And GIFs Thus Far

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Did you hear that <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/04/coachella-brought-tupac-back-to-life-last-night-in-hologram-form/" target="_blank">Coachella brought Tupac back to life via hologram</a> over the weekend.

#instagram

MC Hammer, Snoop Dogg, And Tupac Walk Into An Instagram Photo

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On the day <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/04/facebook-acquires-instagram-for-1-billion/" target="_blank">Instagram sold to Facebook</a> MC Hammer <a href="http://instagr.am/p/JMkOjKHUBl/" target="_blank">shared quite possibly the most memorable Instagram</a> I have ever laid eyes on that didn't involve <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/03/ashley-tisdale-would-like-to-show-you-her-butt/" target="_blank">Ashley Tisdale's backcourt</a>.

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg's New Song Book Is Literally Smokable

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Recently overheard in the offices of <a href="http://pereiraodell.com/" target="_blank">San Francisco agency Pereira & O’Dell</a>.

#ART

The Magnificent Map Of Rap Names

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The latest masterpiece from <a href="http://popchartlab.com/products/the-magnificent-map-of-rap-names" target="_blank">Pop Culture Labs</a> is: "A ridiculously detailed guide to the semantics of rap names, this widescreen edition print spans over seven square feet and contains 636 rapper names as well as some all-time greats illustrated in the background.

#Jay Z

25 Most Normal Photos Of Rappers Doing Normal Sh*t

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I've never thought of myself as someone who brings the hip hop coverage on the reg (lots of Radiohead on my iPod) but seeing as how my previously discussed Wu-Tang Clan obsession in high school gives me all the street cred in the world AND awesome interminglings of hip hop and web culture keep falling in my lap (previously: <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/01/hip-hop-humor-is-your-source-for-lulzy-rap-punnery/" target="_blank">Hip Hop Humor</a>, <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/01/rapper-spelling-bee-supercut/" target="_blank">Rapper Spelling Bee</a>) it's like I'd be denying the universe if I didn't answer the calling.

#TUMBLR

Hip Hop Humor Is Your Source For Lulzy Rap Punnery

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<a href="http://hip-hop-humor.com/" target="_blank">Hip Hop Humor</a> is an OG Tumblog (est.

#music videos

The Rappers Spelling Their Own Names Supercut You Didn’t Know You Needed Is Finally Here

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Rappers spelling their own names in lyrics is one of the all-time gimmick rhymes.

#APPLE

Notorious S.I.R.I. Has Timbs For Her Hooligans In Brooklyn

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I'm not rocking a 4S (<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/06/meme-watch-lenny-kravitz-auditions-for-hipster-verizon-guy/" target="_blank">Lenny Kravitz</a> advised I hold out for the 5) so I don't have much personal experience with Siri.


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