NYC Mayor Eric Adams & Hip-Hop Legends Kickoff Yearlong Celebration Of The Culture’s 50th Anniversary
Eric Adams and the City of New York will support the Universal Hip-Hop Museum in raising $50 million leading up to the opening of the Bronx museum.
We definitely thought Hip-Hop would take it this far. Today (Feb. 22), Netflix shared the first trailer for Roxanne Roxanne, the legendary rapper Roxanne Shante’s biopic.
A film about 1980’s rapper Roxanne Shantè has been selected to be screened at the Sundance Film Festival.
Nia Long will not lose. Just a few weeks after ABC announced it was canceling Uncle Buck (after a single season) the 45-year-old beauty popped up on Roxanne Shanté’s Instagram page and revealed that she’ll be playing the mother of the Hip-Hop legend in the biopic to the Queens rapper life, Roxanne Roxanne.
Founded by New York producer Marley Marl and late radio personality DJ Mr. Magic in Queens, the Juice Crew featured some of the most influential MC’s of Hip-Hop’s “Golden Age” of the 1980s.
Try as she might to keep the focus on her music, Lil Kim just keeps getting dragged into rap beef. Sure the Queen Bee is known to clap back at just about any other female rapper who steps to her, but now that she’s older she’s trying to keep it professional. After putting her issues […]
Hip-Hop is still very much a boy’s club, but that doesn’t mean that women haven’t kicked down the doors and made a name for themselves. Over the years, a host of female MCs have come and gone by putting their body parts on display, spewing sluggish rhymes, and going at each other just to be […]
“Who’s phony, who’s fake” are the lyrics to a popular song (“Who’s Real”) by Jadakiss and East Atlanta’s OJ Da Juiceman, with the answer being more tricky to answer than most would care to know. Roxxane Shante has represented what it meant to be real. The legendary female lyricist and rap pioneer made headlines when […]