Tag Archives: Rap

Florida Man Trick Daddy Arrested for Drug, Firearm Possession

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Coming Soon To Your TV — A Half-Hour Series About Nas In The 90s

Fed up with the typical drivel on television? Pissed that “must see” TV is more miss than hit? Need an [...]

Watch Rapper Action Bronson Toss a Little Person Off Stage

Flushing, Queens-born rapper Action Bronson is a pretty big man. He’s got some size and some strength. Last night, at [...]

The Most Important Rapper For Every Major City

Hot take from Buzzfeed by trying to rank the most important rappers in each major US city. When it comes to Brooklyn, you'll never believe

I Can’t Stop Watching This Flapping Boat Tarp Set To Eminem

This is the best thing on the internet, at least for the next few days. 

Tumblr Hilariously Rewrites Rap Songs with ‘Respectful’ Lyrics

Tumblrs about rap lyrics are a dime a dozen—I'm still a huge fan of the genius who placed E-40's "Time to get up and wipe the

OutKast Could Reunite for Coachella This Summer

Hey Yes! Rumors are swirling that OutKast could be reuniting next summer. 

Like a Boss, Action Bronson Recorded a Track Over Allen Iverson’s Legendary ‘Practice’ Rant

Rap's chef is back with an extra tight new track off Blue Chips Pt. 2. project. Awesomely, it uses Allen Iverson's legendary "Practice" rant, which just

Tyler, The Creator’s Music Video for ‘Tamale’ Is Wild, Includes Golf Game and Booty Trampolines

Tyler the Creator is known for having a savage sense of humor. That's probably why his music video for "Tamale" is like strolling through a Dr. Seuss book, complete

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Phil Jackson Perfectly Responds To Kendrick Lamar’s Smack Talk

Kendrick Lamar gave a new meaning to the phrase "shots-heard-round-the-world" with a nasty, nasty verse on Big Sean's "Control (HOF)" that took aim

Girl Curling Hair While Listening to Rap Experiences Epic Fail

Think you know how this ends? Well, you’re probably right. You’ll enjoy it all the same.

Smitty Soul’s Music Video for ‘Animal’ Is an Old-Fashion, Bling-Tastic Rap Video

Hey, you know what will make your weekend better? A sweaty dance floor rap anthem by this Bro named Smitty Soul who's just about to BTFU

Watch Eminem Discuss Nearly OD’ing on Drugs

Fans, or at least listeners, of Eminem's 2009 album Relapse will know that Slim Shady had a little bit of a pill-popping problem during his

Bro Writes Other-Worldly Rap Song About Jean-Claude Van Damme, Chuck Norris, and Steven Seagal

This is not the rap song the world needed or even wanted. But yeah...Mind. Blown. 

Jimmy Fallon Made Brian Williams Rap Snoop Dogg

Here’s a fun fact. This week I went on a tour of NBC’s studios. Brian Williams was nowhere to be seen. The Kenneth Parcells-looking page

Will Smith, Jaden Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff, and Alfonso Ribeiro Do Amazing ‘Fresh Prince’ Rap Medley

'80s babies, get ready to melt. Last May Will Smith led a sing-a-long of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" theme song on BBC's Graham Norton

Ludacris Drops a Track Called ‘I Don’t Give a F*ck’

Signature Luda styles, Fast & Furious Rapping. This is part of Luda's #IDGAFFridays movement, culminating in a mixtape his new record label, Distrubing the Peace is set

Michigan State Pulls Scholarship from WR Who Would Rather Be a Rapper Anyway

Jay Harris, a three-star wide receiver from Pennsylvania, had his scholarship offer stripped by Michigan State after they found out about his budding rap career.

Dorky Dude in Cardigan Kills Freestyle Rap Battle

Our friends at Guyism have unearthed a real gem of a video here: A freestyle rap battle totally owned by a white guy, Shane,

The 25 Best Producers In Hip Hop Right Now

There's an ongoing trend in hip hop these days that draws more and more audience attention to the producers behind some of our favorite tracks.

Chris Kelly, One Half of Kriss Kross, Dies of Apparent Drug Overdose

Chris Kelly, one half of the famed early ‘90s rap power group Kriss Kross, died last night of an apparent drug overdose. He was 34.

Fox News Anchor Megyn Kelly Does a Little Eminem for You

It’s been a terrible, no good, very bad week. Fox News’ Megyn Kelly reading Eminem lyrics from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Twitter account was a tiny silver

Meet the 12-Year-Old Who’s Buddies with Almost Every Rapper in the Game

I can't decide whether I irrationally hate this kid for living a much cooler life than mine, or if I weirdly look up to him.

7 Funniest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

With a culture steeped in hubris and violence, Hip-Hop is arguably music’s most humorless genre. Rap’s ain’t nothing nice-attitude fostered a culture ripe for parody;

Here’s Video of Artist Jay Shells Explaining His ‘Rap Quotes’ Project

I wanted to follow up on Wednesday's post on artist Jay Shells, who put up the amazing Rap Quotes street signs in New York's

Artist Uses Jay-Z, Nas, and Other Rap Lyrics to Map Out NYC in Awesome Way

Any rap fan who's visited New York City has experienced this phenomenon: You might come in from up north and ride a bus through Queens,

Earl Sweatshirt’s New Song ‘Whoa’ May Be the Best Thing Since the Exile

Has there ever been a more unusual introduction to the music scene than the one Earl Sweatshirt has had over the last couple of years?

The 25 Best Mixtapes of 2012

Editor's Note: The follow list of best mixtapes is a contribution from Alexander Bank$y, the editor and founder of DopeMusicBlog.com. Check

The 25 Best Mixtapes of 2012: Top 5

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The 10 Best Hip-Hop Albums of the Year

This was a great year for rap. Let's celebrate it!

The Rap Coloring Book Exists, and It’s Hilarious and Needed

The guys at Uproxx just pointed this to our attention, and we think it's great. A Tumblr curated by rap legend Bun B and

Video Asks ‘What Happened To Rap?’

I love this video, mostly because I love hating YouTube and blog rappers who think they're the hottest sh*t in the universe. If I have

‘Tell Everyone I Said Lace Up or Suck a Dick’: We Talk with Rapper Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly would like your attention now.

8 Best Moments from Jay-Z’s Concert Saturday at the Barclays Center

On Saturday, Jay-Z capped a remarkable run of shows to open Brooklyn's Barclays Center with a performance that was live-streamed online just in case any

Rap Legend Krispy Kreme Gets the ‘Tosh.0’ Web Redemption Treatment

Back in May, Brandon introduced you to budding hip-hop icon Krispy Kreme, whose joint "Haters Wanna Be Me" was in the process of just

5 Reasons Why No, Idiot, Hip Hop is Not Dying

Yesterday, I finally got around to reading Krum’s piece “Is Hip Hop Finally Dead?” while riding the subway back home from work. At the

Lil Wayne Gave Perhaps the Funniest and Most Insane Deposition in Legal History

This summer, Lil Wayne gave a deposition in a court case filed against the creators of a now-unauthorized film about the rapper called "The Carter."

Dr. Dre Tops Forbes’ List of Highest-Earning Hip-Hop Artists

What's the difference between Dre and you? How about the ability to make $110 million in one year?

Downloads of the Day: The Johnny Active Edition

Calgary-born Johnny Active is an up-and-coming, 19-year-old rapper that's been writing and spitting rhymes since he was 10. His latest mixtape, "The Grady Bunch" has

‘Baby Got Back’ As Sung by the Movies

In all honesty, I found this a little too choppy to be truly great. But I did smile. A lot.