The CEO of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame defended Slim Shady getting his name thrown into the hat and referred to the Detroit wordsmith's music as "hard hitting."

Eminem's place in the pantheon of Hip-Hop artists has been the subject of debate lately, but this latest news will give fans and stans of the Detroit artist more ammo for their arguments for his greatness.

Jay-Z joined rare air this week with his Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame distinction. Blue Ivy Carter honored her dad with a very memorable introduction to his induction.


Unfortunately, the more than 1,000 journalists, artists and industry heads decided against including other culture icons such as Chaka Khan and Mary J. Blige because, well, we don't know.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame released its nominee list for the 2021 induction ceremony and it's loaded with familiar names for Hip-Hop heads. Some of the most notable nominees include Jay-Z, LL Cool J and Mary J. Blige as well Dionne Warwick and Chaka Khan.

As a genre-fluid, flamboyant singer and showman, Little Richard went on to influence the likes of James Brown, Prince, the Rolling Stones and many more.

The 2020 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has been announced and features a Brooklyn Hip-Hop legend, and an extremely talented songstress from Newark, N.J. Whitney Houston and The Notorious B.I.G. will join a number of other notable acts during the induction ceremony coming May.


The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees are in and music icons the Notorious B.I.G and Whitney Houston are headlining a group of musicians whose careers have touched and moved millions of people’s lives over the decades.

Janet Jackson has enjoyed one of the best careers across all forms of entertainment and it’s beyond time that she gets every accolade due to her while she can still appreciate it. Next year, Ms. Jackson will enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alongside other music legends.

ll cool j, News

LL Cool J has been nominated for induction into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's 2018 class and is the only rapper about the 19 other nominees.

Chuck D knows a thing or two about being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as his group Public Enemy was inducted into the hallowed institution in 2013. The baritone-voiced veteran MC voiced his displeasure over Tupac “2Pac” Shakur being included into this year’s nominees class ahead of LL Cool J and […]