Latest Roundups
 
Read More
Nutso - Block Boy (Video) - Divided Soul EP
 
Read More
ASAP Rocky - Lord Pretty Flaco Jodye 2 video
Latest Audio
 
Read More
Raekwon, French Montana, Busta Rhymes - Wall to Wall
 
Read More
Nutso - Block Boy (Video) - Divided Soul EP
Latest Video
 
Read More
Nutso - Block Boy (Video) - Divided Soul EP
 
Read More
Spit, a short film by Mtume Gant
We Remember
 
Remembering Ol' Dirty Bastard
Remembering Ol’ Dirty Bastard: A New York Hip Hop Icon
Latest NY-area hip hop news and releases
Most Recent
 
Read More
February 27, 2015

No Respect For Those Who Respect Hip Hop’s OGs: Why One Ambitious Outlet Still Needs To Hustle.

Telling the world that there is no respect for hip hop's OG artist population, and no media that supports them, only tells part of the story.
 
Read More
February 26, 2015

Top New York Hip Hop Power Couples

When it comes to hip hop power couples, New York has more than its share. Here are our choices for the Big Apple's top ride or die rap couples
 
Read More
February 24, 2015

The Soul Rebels With Rakim + Black Thought / Pharoahe Monch + Roy Hargrove at Brooklyn Bowl

Rap icons Rakim, Black Thought, Pharoahe Monch and Afrika Bambaataa to appear as guest performers alongside The Soul Rebels for a 3-day Brooklyn Bowl run
 
Read More
February 23, 2015

Raekwon, French Montana, Busta Rhymes Go ‘Wall To Wall’

Wu-Tang vet Raekwon grabs fellow New York hip hop heavyweights Busta Rhymes and French Montana for the rambunctious "Wall To Wall."
 
Read More
February 19, 2015

Remembering Ol’ Dirty Bastard: A New York Hip Hop Icon

Kanye, Diddy, Shawty Lo and hip hop in general owe Ol' Dirty Bastard a huge #salute for his larger-than-life personality and inimitable style
Load More
End of the line!
ADVERTISEMENT
Latest News
 
Big Daddy Kane & Rakim at Central Park, NYC (Photo: Manny Faces)
 
Jay Z & Beyonce
 
Remembering Ol' Dirty Bastard
 
2015 Rap Grammy Awards
 
Nike SB De La Soul
 
NBA All Star Party - Video Music Box
 
Bobby Shmurda Jail Interview
 
Jay Z, Beyonce Moving to Los Angeles
Latest Event Previews/Reviews
 
Read More
Soul Rebels - Brooklyn Bowl - Okayplayer - Rakim - Pharoahe Monch - Roy Hargrove
 
Read More
PRhyme - Highline Ballroom concert NYC tickets
Upcoming Events
Mar
1
Sun
7:00 pm REBELOGY 101 SHOW at @Blackthorn51 @ Blackthorn 51
REBELOGY 101 SHOW at @Blackthorn51 @ Blackthorn 51
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm
The Rebel Pat-riot Black Kartel Music Group FATALMOB Don Flock, Audacious Prince, E-Roc & Guests 7pm $12 in advance, $15 at the door
Mar
2
Mon
9:00 pm Freestyle Mondays! (@FStyleMonda... @ Meridian 23
Freestyle Mondays! (@FStyleMonda... @ Meridian 23
Mar 2 @ 9:00 pm – Mar 3 @ 2:00 am
Freestyle Mondays! (@FStyleMondaysNY) - March Edition at @Meridian23NYC @ Meridian 23 | New York | New York | United States
The First Monday of each month, Hip Hop emcees, fans and musicians from across the world converge at Meridian 23 to experience NYC’s longest-running, live-band Hip Hop battle/jam session/open mic: “Freestyle Mondays.” Now in our[...]
Mar
3
Tue
8:00 pm The @EarwaxxSessions – Weekly Sh... @ Amityville Music Hall
The @EarwaxxSessions – Weekly Sh... @ Amityville Music Hall
Mar 3 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 2:00 am
Tonight is Session 27 of the Premier Artist Expo @EarWaxxSessions at the Amityville Music Hall! Doors at 8 PM and it’s Ladies Free! Weekly showcase featuring underground and indie artists from all over. Must have[...]
8:30 pm ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
ALL THAT! Hip hop, poetry & jazz @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Mar 3 @ 8:30 pm
ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz is an open jam session for hiphop, poetry and jazz. It brings together emcees, poets and musicians from diverse musical and racial backgrounds in a forum that is open[...]
Mar
5
Thu
7:00 pm .@CurrenSy_Spitta LIVE @BBKingBl... @ BB KING BLUES CLUB & GRILL
.@CurrenSy_Spitta LIVE @BBKingBl... @ BB KING BLUES CLUB & GRILL
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm
CURREN$Y March 5, 2015 Showtime @ 9pm Doors Open @ 7pm Tickets $30 in advance, $35 day of show VIP Reserved Side Loge Seating * $65 * Exact Seating First Come, First Served General Admission[...]
8:00 pm .@FanBrosShow presents: @MegaRan... @ Home Sweet Home NYC
.@FanBrosShow presents: @MegaRan... @ Home Sweet Home NYC
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 6 @ 2:00 am
On Thursday March 5th Fanbros.com will be teaming up with nerdcore rappers Mega Ran and Sammus as they embark on the “Rappers with Arm Cannons” tour. Join everybody’s favorite blerds and geeks for the tour’s[...]
10:00 pm ArtBattles at @LPRNYC #LiveatLPR @ le poisson rouge
ArtBattles at @LPRNYC #LiveatLPR @ le poisson rouge
Mar 5 @ 10:00 pm – Mar 6 @ 3:00 am
The original live art competition is back with their new installment in a series of events taking place this year at le Poisson Rouge. March will bring, if history is any indicator, a vibrant sell-out show bringing to[...]
Mar
6
Fri
7:30 pm Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm
DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]
Mar
7
Sat
2:00 pm .@HipHopKitchen presents Momma’s... @ Hostos Community College (Main Theater)
.@HipHopKitchen presents Momma’s... @ Hostos Community College (Main Theater)
Mar 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
.@HipHopKitchen presents Momma's Hip Hop Kitchen Vol.8: Enough is Enough @ Hostos Community College (Main Theater) | New York | United States
Momma’s Hip Hop Kitchen, Vol. 8: Enough is Enough! Saturday, March 7th, 2015 @ the Hostos Center for Arts and Culture 450 Grand Concourse (at 149th St.) Bronx, NY (Main Theater) Time: 2-5pm This event[...]
Mar
9
Mon
7:30 pm Shofar and @FocusedNoise present... @ Sound Of Brazil (SOBs)
Shofar and @FocusedNoise present... @ Sound Of Brazil (SOBs)
Mar 9 @ 7:30 pm
Shofar and Focused Noise present:Pete Rock and Slum Village Tour with HANiF Monday, Mar 9 2015 7:30PM doors / 9:00PM show $22 in advance – $25 day of show (age 21+) Sound Of Brazil (SOBs)[...]

View Calendar

Latest Opinion
 
Read More
Big Daddy Kane & Rakim at Central Park, NYC (Photo: Manny Faces)
 
Read More
Cipha Sounds, Hot 97, Loyalty, Old Heads and Disrespect
 
Read More
Classic Hip Hop on Radio

Audio
 
Raekwon, French Montana, Busta Rhymes Go ‘Wall To Wall’
 
Nutso The Block Boy’s “Divided Soul” plus Action Bronson, Spit Gemz, Monolo Rose & Rell XL
 
ASAP Rocky, Sonny Cheeba, Koncept, Sumnlite & DJ Modesty [NY Rap Roundup – 2/11/15]
 
Kirk Knight, YL, Lennon Empire, Nyce Da Future, Kendrick Lamar [NY Rap Roundup 2/10/15]
 
Boogz Boogetz, Chinx & Jadakiss, Chris Rivers with Styles P and Vinny Paz, B.I.C. and Frank Knight [NY Rap Round...
More
Video
 
Nutso The Block Boy’s “Divided Soul” plus Action Bronson, Spit Gemz, Monolo Rose & Rell XL
 
“Spit” Game Proper: Mtume Gant’s Short Film Puts Viewers In A Struggling Artist’s Shoes
 
ASAP Rocky, Sonny Cheeba, Koncept, Sumnlite & DJ Modesty [NY Rap Roundup – 2/11/15]
 
RRose RRome & Styles P Make The Money Holla (Video)
 
Action Bronson Freestyle on Funkmaster Flex’s Hot 97 Show (Video)
More
Go Here!
 
The Soul Rebels With Rakim + Black Thought / Pharoahe Monch + Roy Hargrove at Brooklyn Bowl
 
PRhyme (DJ Premier, Royce da 5′ 9″) at NYC’s Highline Ballroom – Info, Tickets
 
“Spit” Game Proper: Mtume Gant’s Short Film Puts Viewers In A Struggling Artist’s Shoes
 
NBA All-Star Weekend Party: Ralph McDaniels, Video Music Box #4TheLoveofHipHop
 
Freestyle Mondays Celebrates 13 Years, New Location at NYC’s Meridian 23, Monday Jan. 5, 2015
More
Opinion
 
Must Read:No Respect For Those Who Respect Hip Hop’s OGs: Why One Ambitious Outlet Still Needs To Hustle.
 
CEOs Ain’t Loyal: Cipha Sounds, Hot 97, Old Heads and Disrespect
 
Classic Hip Hop Radio Format: Bad For Hip Hop, Likely To Fail
 
The 2015 Best Rap Album Grammy Nominations Are The Best Ever!
 
Dear Media: Hip Hop’s Response to Ferguson Is More Than Just Celebrities and Songs
More
Daily Roundup
 
Nutso The Block Boy’s “Divided Soul” plus Action Bronson, Spit Gemz, Monolo Rose & Rell XL
 
ASAP Rocky, Sonny Cheeba, Koncept, Sumnlite & DJ Modesty [NY Rap Roundup – 2/11/15]
 
Kirk Knight, YL, Lennon Empire, Nyce Da Future, Kendrick Lamar [NY Rap Roundup 2/10/15]
 
Boogz Boogetz, Chinx & Jadakiss, Chris Rivers with Styles P and Vinny Paz, B.I.C. and Frank Knight [NY Rap Round...
 
Homeboy Sandman, DJ Premier, Thermal Soundwaves, Blues Brovas 9000 & Lanz Pierce [Roundup, 2/8/15]
More

Top stories This Month
Heat Index
Try a different filter
Buzzing Now
 
 
 
 
 
The Latest
 
Read More
Big Daddy Kane & Rakim at Central Park, NYC (Photo: Manny Faces)
Manny Faces Recommends
 
Big Daddy Kane & Rakim at Central Park, NYC (Photo: Manny Faces)
 
Remembering Ol' Dirty Bastard
 
Classic Hip Hop on Radio
 
Hot 97 - Chuck D - FCC Petition
Go To Featured