Hip Hop News

Lupe Fiasco will once again dispense his Hip-Hop wisdom to collegiate students as a new fellow at Yale University. The rapper revealed the news of his fellowship last week on social media. This follows his stewardship of a course at MIT last year.


Yale University is under fire this week after an alleged racial incident inside one of its dormitories exploded onto social media and has officials scrambling for answers. A Black woman student had campus police called on her after a fellow white student called the cops on her.


Kwasi Enin was one of the most sought after high school students this year, seeing that he had been accepted into all eight Ivy League schools. Despite a bit of backhanded racism here and there, he’s received nothing but positive press as he carefully chose the college of his choice and he’s narrowed in on […]


Aretha Franklin was honored at Yale University’s 309th commencement ceremony Monday with an honorary doctorate degree. The Queen of Soul was named a Doctor of Music by the University and joined several other luminaries honored including Secretary of Energy Steven Chu. The University was unsure if Franklin could make the ceremony and printed inserts to […]