| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:40 PM
During Disclosure's early evening set at Lollapalooza 2013, British brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence paused to pay tribute to house music--a genre with deep Chicago roots that heavily informs the pair's celebrated full-length debut, “Settle.”...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
There’s one thing that took a major backseat on the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards: actual awards.
The telecast, which aired Tuesday, didn’t parcel out many trophies during its two-hour telecast. Instead most of the night was dedicated to live...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
What: BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 When and Where: Oct. 15 at 8pm ET/PT on BET. About: Uncle Snoop (Snoop Dogg) hosts the annual event, which honors the biggest names in hip hop music, along with recognizing new and rising talent, and which BET says has been...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:15 AM
As Walter White would surely tell you, slinging drugs is a dirty job. But if you’re going to do it, own up and do it right. On his new album, “My Name Is My Name,” rapper Pusha T does just that, boasting that he “sold more dope...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A few things dominated the pop music conversation this year. A British boy band, a pop comeback king, a pair of hip-hop outliers and a NSFW music video –- all of which drives the nominations for the 2013 American Music Awards, which were announced...
| Oct 7, 2013
In 2012, Northwestern University junior Alex Nee was appearing in a college mainstage production of "Rent" and thinking about life after graduation. But a chance visit from a casting director led to the lead role as Johnny in the second tour of...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:30 PM
As expected, rapper Drake secured his third consecutive No. 1 collection last week, as the Cash Money set "Nothing Was the Same" led seven new titles onto the U.S. album chart.
The Toronto-born hip-hop star, nÃ© Aubrey Drake Graham, corralled the top...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Not even a couple of virtual performances from Eazy-E and ODB could save this year's Rock the Bells tour.
The annual hip-hop festival recently played the Los Angeles area to mixed reviews (some quality music, but less so of a festival experience, said...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
If it's true, as some have suggested, that rapper and singer Drake is the musical voice of his generation, one statistic on his new album is instructive: Through 13 tracks over the course of an hour, the platinum rapper mentions himself nearly 500 times....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Radio concerts come and radio concerts go. Monday night I learned that 103 Jamzfest has been canceled. That means Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar and K. Michelle won't be playing Scope in Norfolk on Friday as originally announced.
The news went out on...