Are Hip Hop artists the easiest target or scapegoat? According to Nelly, the media continues to single out hip-hop stars because they are the "lowest voice on the totem pole" and no one is willing to necessarily defend Hip Hop like other genres.
Since bouncing back from the federal weapons charges that once threatened his career, along with longevity in the forever-changing rap game, Tip just released his eighth studio album Trouble Man: Heavy is the Head.
"Kaleidoscope Dream" singer Miguel has been nominated at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards. Fresh off "Art Dealer Chic" and strong efforts like "Adorn," Miguel received two nominations during a live ceremony on BET's 106 & Park.
The flyer states that the headliners of the festival on the 15thwere to be Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, but to the surprise of concert-goers, they got an unexpected guest appearance from deceased rapper Tupac.
After dominating the music charts, Nicki Minaj is ready to expand her empire even more with her latest Pepsi endorsement. The lead lady of the Young Money conglomerate is now going to be the face of Pepsi’s new beverage in a multimillion-dollar deal.
Ludacris is recruiting top acts in the R&B world for his next album. Following the recently premiered collaboration, "Tonight (Best You Ever Had)," with John Legend, the award-winning Hip Hop veteran is working with Anita Baker, Usher and Chris Brown!