Lauryn Hill, Nicki Minaj, Da Brat, and Queen Latifah among the artists featured on the list.
As part of a newly-published list, HipHopWiredcompiled a list of the best female rappers. Titled “The Best Female Rappers Of All Time…As Of March 2015” and created in honor…
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Both Bronson and Earl could be outsold next week by the popular kids compilation series Kidz Bop.
Kendrick Lamar is expected to continue his reign on top of the Billboard charts next week.
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“When I think of influential females in hip-hop, my mind goes to Foxy Brown, hands down,” Action Bronson says.
Action Bronson recently spoke with The Boombox to share his thoughts on women who have made a significant impact on Hip Hop music and culture.
During the conversation, Action…
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Skeme speaks on brief music hiatus, says he didn’t want to put new music out until “it was all the way right.”
While appearing on the Sway SXSW Takeover radio show, Inglewood, California rapper …
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Neither Drake nor his label has released an official announcement regarding the physical release of the mixtape.
Fans will be able to purchase a tangible copy of Drake's latest album, If Youre Reading This Its Too Late, soon.
According to …
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Method Man, Pusha T and Lil Wayne are among the rappers included in the list.
“Still Waiting: 15 Veteran Rappers Who Never Dropped A Classic Album” is a new listed curated byHipHopWired that lists a collection of Rap’s elite who have never dropped a “classic” album.
“Let the people…
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"It's the return of the god MC" Rocky says.
By now, it's no secret A$AP Rocky was named after arguably one of the greatest Hip Hop lyricists of all time.
Rocky, born Rakim Mayers was named after Rakim (a.k.a. Rakim Allah) – one…
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Jay Z purchased the Swedish company Aspiro, which owns both TIDAL and WiMP, earlier this month.
Jay Z's newly acquired streaming service TIDAL has fully merged with the Norwegian music platform WiMP, both of which he purchased for $56.2 million in his acquisition of the Swedish company …
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"At the end of the day I'm humble and I'm happy because God has blessed me to reemerge to do this again," Yung Berg says of his current comeback.
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JD is slated to address students enrolled in Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business.
So So Def Recordings founder Jermaine Dupri is scheduled to speak with student entrepreneurs at Georgia Tech tomorrow (March 26), according to the…
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Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz speaks on the end of the Beastie Boys, says the death of Adam Yauch left a “huge hole.”
Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz offered closure to fans in regards to the status of the Beastie Boys, during a newly-published interview with …
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The statistics also show that rappers are less likely to die from cancer or heart disease than an artist who performs jazz, blues or folk music.
A new study concerning the deaths of popular musicians shows more Hip Hop artists have died due to murder than any other genre.
Professor Dianna Theadora Kenny recently shared her findings after examining the deaths of more than 13,000 music…
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Raekwon says there’s no beef among those in Wu-Tang Clan, but adds that he won’t be joining the group on tour.
Months after Wu-Tang Clan released its sixth studio album, A Better Tomorrow, …
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Henchman received his first life sentence for drug trafficking charges in 2013.
Jimmy Henchman, the former CEO of Czar Entertainment, has been sentenced to a second life term in prison, the …
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"Everything I have is going to come out at some point," Promise says. "It's just timing.”
Canadian artist Promise says that he recorded a mixtape with Drake that has yet to be released.
“So I went on …
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"Hey Xxl... I think you better smack your source in the mouth," Dame Dash says on his Instagram page.
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If artists do decide to add Nileskår's interviews to their albums, he has plenty to choose from.
Kendrick Lamar's second studio album, To Pimp A Butterfly, concludes with a dream-like encounter with the deceased Tupac Shakur.
Throughout the album, Lamar pieces…
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Kendrick Lamar takes over and "Empire" falls to #2.
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"Beat It" and "Halftime" were both produced by London On Da Track.
Young Thug is serious about releasing Tha Carter 6.
Yesterday (March 24), two leaks from the LP surfaced via Thug's Young Stoner Life (YSL) …
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The Hawks has released a new visual centered around what it would look like if 2 Chainz was in charge of the team.
The Atlanta Hawks (53-17) are currently in first place in the NBA's Eastern Conference.
To celebrate its banner season, the Hawks are scheduled to host "2 Chainz night"…
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