| Feb 10, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Wearing a thick, black and white checkered shirt and dark green tam cap, Snoop Dogg strutted to the stage smoking a blunt.
As the rapper took his seat at the end of the stage for the Broadcast Music Inc.'s “How I Wrote That Song” panel, an...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Hip-hop and food are not strangers to each other--in fact the opulence and eccentricities of rap music has often lended itself well to cuisine. From Common's classic single, "The Food," to Kanye's classic snark, "What she order?/Fish filet," Chicago...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 10:11 AM
The biggest names in music converged on the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey Sunday for Hot 97's annual Summer Jam concert.
Chock-full of hip hop's finest, the monster-sized show included performances from Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Rick Ross,...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Chris Brown performed Sunday night at the 2012 Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center, and he apparently did such a good job that many women not only forgot his violent past but also invited abuse from the 22-year-old star.
SEE the controversial tweets...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Join Tig as he takes us around the 2012 Washington Auto Show. New 2013 models from Audi, Hyundai, Dodge, Mercedes, Jeep, Honda, Lotus and Chevrolet highlighted. Also check out videos from 2 Chainz ft. T.I., Busta Rhymes ft. Chris Brown and Tyga.
| Aug 23, 2011
| 7:27 AM
As previously reported in Sound Check, R&B comeback man Chris Brown will bring his "F.A.M.E. Tour" to Virginia Beach on Oct. 9. Tickets to the show at Farm Bureau amphitheater will go on sale 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29, promoters announced this week.
| Aug 29, 2011
| 1:26 PM
2 stars (out of 4)
The self-proclaimed “greatest rapper alive” had an enviable run for a few years, churning out free mix tapes, song-stealing cameos and major-label blockbusters with dizzying aplomb from 2004 to 2009. “Tha Carter III&...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 9:17 AM
Chris Brown performed Wednesday night at 1st Mariner Arena as part of his F.A.M.E. tour. Frequent Midnight Sun contributor Jeremy Trucker has this review:
Before seeing Wednesday night’s F.A.M.E. tour at 1st Mariner Arena, I wasn’t...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:48 PM
In the past few years, Height, aka Dan Keech, has become the biggest white rapper in Baltimore — both musically and physically (he's a pretty large guy, hence the name). He has a plodding, deliberate cadence that begs a closer listen. You might call...
| Nov 14, 2011
Google Inc., which will launch its long-rumored music store Wednesday, is still furiously working behind the scenes to get key music companies onboard. The search giant is on the verge of signing a deal with Universal Music Group and has already “...
| Nov 14, 2011
I'll be posting updates throughout the D12 All-Star game from here at the UCF Arena. The most recent updates will be at the top. And to answer a common question, I'm not aware of an online stream of the game. UPDATE: The Internet at the UCF Arena went out...