Kobe Bryant’s death has inspired Run-DMC star Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons to dig through his music archives. The rap icon revealed Wednesday that his group and Bryant hit the studio together to record an Adidas track many years ago, but the project fell apart before they had anything concrete to release. Now, as the world […]
Tupac Shakur will be inducted into the 2017 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Chic’s Nile Rodgers will be given the Award For Musical Excellence.
The HuffPost forecast model shows Clinton has a 98.2 percent chance of becoming the nation’s next president and will likely win with 323 electoral votes.
Russell Simmons is headed to the theater as he is preparing to premier a Hip-Hop Broadway Musical in 2016. The name of the musical is called “The Scenario” and will feature hip-hop’s greatest hits from the 1980s to present. SOURCE:http://madamenoire.com/520045/russell-simmons-to-produce-a-hip-hop-broadway-musical/
Run D.M.C. front man Reverend Run and his wife Justine Simmons are teaming up with pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk to help raise awareness for diabetes. The rap pioneer says he was motivated get involved with their Ask.Screen.Know campaign after learning that World Diabetes Day falls on his own birthday. Rev Run says he was actually […]
Run D.M.C. rapper Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels will receive special honors at this year’s induction ceremony for the Long Island Music Hall of Fame. The pioneering emcee is set to receive this year’s Harry Chapin Award. Darryl was previously inducted into the hall along with the other members of Run-D.M.C back in 2006. During the October […]
“D.M.C.” is going into the comic book business. The Run-D.M.C. rapper has launched his own graphic novel publishing house called ‘Darryl Makes Comics.’ His first graphic novel , “DMC #1,” will arrive on October 29th, but fans attending the New York Comic Con in early October will be able toget it ahead of the release […]
Rock singer Gene Simmons is getting inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and he couldn’t be more upset about it. The lead…
A hip hop album by Michelle Obama? Yet another example of the expanding influence and impact of the music. Just a few weeks ago, Nas was honored with a hip hop fellowship in his name at Harvard University. Teachers are using hip hop in their classrooms to get students interested in math and science, and now the first lady, Michelle Obama […]
Every rapper takes pride in his ability to paint pictures with words. So it’s fitting that one of the world’s most famous MC’s has decided…
Dionne Warwick has just filed for Chapter Seven bankruptcy. According to reports, the soul singer was forced to file due to over $1 million in…