Rapper Immortal Technique was one of two men arrested following a violent confrontation with a pair of individuals selling t-shirts using his trademarked logo on Thursday night (March 25).
Election time is almost upon us. But that doesn’t mean everyone is excited about either candidate or licking their chops to stand in line to place their vote. Lupe Fiasco has already stated that he is more than likely staying home on election day. But he isn’t the only rapper who may be skipping out […]
It’s that time of year again. Rock the Bells is back, and this year’s line-up is bigger than ever. RTB jumps off Saturday (Aug. 18), at the N.O.S Events Center in San Bernardino, Calif. Featuring three stages, over 20 acts are billed to perform including the likes of J. Cole, DMX, Eve, Yelawolf, 2 Chainz, […]
Immortal Technique appeared on the Al Jazeera English show The Stream, where he expressed his gripes with the music industry, spoke on the Occupy Wall Street movement, and shared his stance on gay marriage. In the 42-minute interview, the “Toast To The Dead” MC opened with an explanation about why he feels that the music […]
Immortal Technique – Toast To The Dead [Prod. By J. Dilla] Immortal Technique drops a joint from his new release on the way entitled The Martyr (spelled correctly Slim The Mobster). He grabbed up a beat from the late J. Dilla for “Toast To The Dead.”
Mumia Abu Jamal supporters to pressure Obama and Holder. After spending over 28 years on Pennsylvania’s death-row – most of them in solitary confinement – and exhausting many of his appeals, the hour-glass continues to slowly slip away on the man known as ‘The Voice For The Voiceless’. Mumia Abu Jamal supporters are being asked […]
“BRICK BY BRICK AND WALL BY WALL! WE WILL FREE MUMIA ABU JAMAL!” was just one of the many phrases chanted out by the hundreds of protesters who marched through the streets of the nation’s capital two days after Jamal’s 56 physical day. Exponents of the activist and prominent writer advanced towards the front steps […]
While Hip-Hop’s ‘First-Family’ celebrated 36 years of uniting people globally last month, the culture they established, Hip-Hop, also observed its 35th anniversary. Although the Universal Zulu Nation (UZN) was established by Afrika Bambaataa in the Bronx during November of 1973, its message of “Peace, Unity, Love & Havin’ Fun!” has since circulated the entire Earth, […]