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Prince On Kendrick, Kanye & Why Millennials Need Creative Freedom

Smokey Fontaine | Posted 09.03.2016 | Entertainment
Smokey Fontaine

Prince does appear as if like magic. Maybe it's his slender frame or the prototypical Prince outfit that he's never caught not wearing, complete with a pair of 3-inch man pumps that have defined so many of his rock star style moments.

Morehouse College Partners with A3C for a Hip-Hop Academic Conference

Timothy Tukes | Posted 08.11.2016 | College
Timothy Tukes

What better place to conflate smooth rhymes with rhetoric than Morehouse College? Morehouse College will partner with All 3 Coasts (A3C) Festival & Conference to launch the Formula, an academic symposium. The Formula hopes to establish a foundation for discussion on global issues through Hip Hop culture.

How Great Is Rakim Without Eric B? Also, Let's End Party Talk. Good. Real Good.

Uncle Louie | Posted 06.25.2016 | Black Voices
Uncle Louie

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase "party talk"? If you take it literally, you may think it's what you do when you are at a party and talking...that would be too easy. I want to educate the masses, enlighten them to what party talk is and hopefully, eliminate it entirely.

NAS: Time Is Illmatic

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 12.01.2014 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

NAS is a symbol of hope for so many who come from broken homes, single parent households, those who are caught up in the system or on the edge of madness and insanity.

Marie Claire Is Chasing Rainbows

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 07.28.2013 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

How do we survive it without hurting ourselves or others? If you get caught up in the causality of the war that is waged upon us all in this life you won't make it out alive. You have to tell a story, have a voice and write the lyrics of your own life.

An Interview With Common

Timothy Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Timothy Cooper

The man who would become known to the world as Common has been blessed with a bountiful career in an industry that feasts on the forgettable tastes of one-hit wonders.