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10 Kids Who Nailed Their Celebrity Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 10.30.2015 | Black Voices

Dressed as Drake, Cookie from "Empire" and others, these kids let their star power shine and we're pretty positive they'll score big time while t...

Rapper DMC: Voting Makes All Lives Matter

The Huffington Post | Peter James Callahan | Posted 10.27.2015 | Politics

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Rock The Vote Still Hip, Still Needed After 25 Years

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 10.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Early in the morning of June 11, 1990, Luther "Luke Skyywalker" Campbell and Christopher "Fresh Kid-Ice" Wong Won, members of the provo...

Meet Fierce Puerto Rican Teen Superhero LAK6

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.21.2015 | Latino Voices

A new superhero is rocking the comic book scene with her fierce confidence and Puerto Rican roots. Darryl Makes Comics, co-created by Darryl "DMC" McD...

Universal Mulling Def Jam Records Biopic Following Success Of 'Compton'

Deadline | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.18.2015 | Black Voices

Following the huge critical and financial success of the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton, we’re hearing that Universal is considering anot...

I am the Jackie Robinson of Hip Hop Graphic Design!

Brad Puet | Posted 01.10.2015 | Arts
Brad Puet

It was 1987. I had just gotten off work and walked across the Kitsap Mall to Sam Goody to look for this album. I heard that it had just got out and...

DMC Saves the World

Savas Abadsidis | Posted 12.29.2014 | New York
Savas Abadsidis

It's 1985, and New York is crime-ridden, graffiti-stained and simmering with racial tension. The hero -- dressed in an Adidas tracksuit and sneakers, with brass knuckles embossed with "D.M.C." -- is doing his part to protect the powerless.

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Switchfoot "Come Alive"; DMC Makes Comics

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

In 1989, my parents took me to see The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway. My dad had hyped up the show, noting right off the bat how it started with a ...

Music Industry Executive Meets Social Advocate: Chatting with Lava Records CEO Jason Flom

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Jason Flom: "I think it was really for the general work that I do. I haven't done a ton of work on the arts side, but I have been involved for over 20 years trying to reform the criminal justice system."

LISTEN: 21 Christmas Songs To Compliment Your Holiday Season

Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

Nothing gets us more in the holiday mood than our favorite yuletide tunes. From timeless classics such as Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas ...

Barack the Polls! Obama Keep Raising Hell!

Russell Simmons | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics
Russell Simmons

History will judge this president not just for being the first black president, but for being the president that began our nation's course toward a more progressive union.

Hip Hop in the Rock Hall Is Cool

David Wild | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
David Wild

In recent years, I've grown tired of hearing people who would classify themselves as music lovers offering vaguely snide comments about rap and Hip hop artists making the grade in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

'We Were All Waiting On A Load Of Blow To Come'

Posted 08.09.2013 | Entertainment

Some of the most famous rock songs of all time were composed while the artists were on drugs -- or waiting for drugs, as was the case with Aerosmith. ...

Don't Call It A Comeback?

Posted 06.03.2013 | Black Voices

Great news for Run DMC fans! The iconic hip hop group is officially back together. Well sort of. Since taking the stage during last year’s first ...

Can Manhattan Get Its Groove Back?

Gregg S. Lipman | Posted 07.10.2013 | New York
Gregg S. Lipman

Brooklyn shouldn't get too comfy with its current cool status; it's just a matter of time before the borough suffers a backlash as well, and the cool hunters go in search of the next big thing.

Backstage at the 28th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Zorianna Kit | Posted 06.26.2013 | Celebrity
Zorianna Kit

Earlier this month musicians such as Heart, Randy Newman, Public Enemy, Rush, Lou Adler and Quincy Johns were inducted in to the 28th Annual Rock and ...

Dancing For the Kids

Rob Taub | Posted 06.17.2013 | Impact
Rob Taub

When we sat down to discuss her latest venture Sheila Jaffe told me, "Casting is my job, but Felix is my passion." The Felix Organization, a charity which she co-founded with Darryl (DMC) McDaniels of RUN/DMC helps to "enhance the lives" of children in the foster care system.

A Message for the Kids: 'If You Dream It, You Can Do It'

Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels | Posted 06.08.2013 | Impact
Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels

I will always be the King of Rock, but I only got there because of the people who believed in me. Each and every day that I have the privilege of spending with these children is inspiring. I see a piece of myself in all of them.

1983: My Favorite Year in Pop Music

Xaque Gruber | Posted 03.10.2013 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

1983 was a rare year where many of the finest singles actually ended up at #1 -- tuneful, innovative productions that still sound fresher than most of 2013's pop playlists. Here are 20 noteworthy acts (in no order) that made their first stateside mark in 1983...

Rev. Run Drops 22 Pounds In Effort To Lower Diabetes Risk

The Hufington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.28.2012 | Black Voices

At 48, Joseph "Rev. Run" Simmons is finally hitting his stride with a healthy diet and exercise routine that he says is on par with achieving the kind...

Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012: Year of the RUN-D.M.C Reunion and the Taco Cannon

Stephanie Keller | Posted 01.12.2013 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

The most hyped show of the weekend, RUN-D.M.C's reunion after 13 years, provided an instant time warp to the '80s and access to an experience I never thought would be mine.

Brennan Williams

Jam Master Jay Remembered 10 Years Later By DJ Academy | Brennan Williams | Posted 11.06.2012 | Black Voices

This month commemorates the 10-year anniversary of the opening of the Scratch DJ Academy, the New York-based institution that offers courses in DJing ...

Run DMC Reunites At Made In America Festival

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 09.03.2012 | Entertainment

PHILADELPHIA -- Run DMC performed for the first time in over a decade Sunday at the Made In America festival. Under a video banner that read "Jam Mas...

Great News For Run-DMC Fans

AP | Posted 09.09.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — They haven't performed together in over a decade, but the surviving members of Run-DMC are set to reunite this fall at the Fun Fun Fu...

Reverend Run, Wife Show Off Major Weight Gain

Media Takeout | Posted 06.28.2012 | Celebrity

Reverend Run and wife show off major weight gain. CORRECTION: A previous headline on this article misstated "weight gain" as "weight loss."...