In our chat with Dr. Todd Boyd, we discuss the USC professor's new book, 'Rapper's Deluxe: How Hip Hop Made The World.'


LeVar Burton threw a jab at the conservative Moms For Liberty group during his speech as host of the National Book Awards last week. The group claimed that the 'Reading Rainbow' star threatened them in a post on social media afterward.


Tariq Trotter, a.k.a Black Thought will be giving listeners a deeper look into his personal journey thanks to a new project with Audible's series dedicated to music artists.


The business that oversees the venerable children's book series made the announcement on Read Across America Day (March 2).


While he still has a lot of work to do in order to win the hearts and minds of Hip-Hop culture back, Kodak Black is looking out for our future. He making sure the youth of his hometown is still getting their education during this health crisis.


Nipsey Hussle is no longer with us physically, but he is still leaving a significant impact. Hussle, who was not only philanthropist, rapper, and entrepreneur, was a huge fan of reading books, and that love for literature has inspired a book club in his name.

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Prodigy, who makes up one-half of the longtime rap duo Mobb Deep, took fans for quite a turn with the release of his 2011 autobiography, My Infamous Life: The Autobiography of Mobb Deep’s Prodigy. Next year, the Hempstead, Long Island native aims to release both a prison-themed cookbook and a follow-up memoir.


In October, unabashed vixen Amber Rose will let her words do the talking instead of her Instagram profile. Rose is scheduled to author How to Be a Bad B***h via a newly announced deal with Simon & Schuster.

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In the latter years, Kanye West has made it his business to become the American Pop culture tycoon he is today. And a book called Kanye West Superstar is supposed to tell the story of just how the phenomena that is Yeezus came to be.

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Eminem Stans should look forward to a new collection of essays titled Eminem and Rap, Poetry, Race: Essays slated to hit shelves this November. The book will serve as an in-depth probe of Marshall’s career and his overall impact in Hip-Hop with his illustrious catalogue of music. The book will also examine the role of […]

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When Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson came into the game he told the world he would get rich or die trying. Well, to some people’s dissatisfaction, he aint dead yet. But the former low level Queens crack dealer turned rap megastar has gotten rich 20 times over. We’re not even talking about the millions he’s made off record […]