# Hip hop
Here We Go Again: Brandon ‘DJ Bonics’ Glova Gets Ready for the “High School Reunion Tour” with Superstar Duo Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month may be over, but I wanted to spotlight an Asian American leaving his permanent mark in hip-hop. He’s driven, talented, charismatic, and one of my friends. I’m pleased to introduce you to DJ Bonics.
New York City's Musical Landscape, From Jazz to Hip-Hop
In addition to being a city, New York City—often regarded as a melting pot of cultures and traditions—is also the vibrant and energetic embodiment of music. The rhythm of many musical genres may be heard in every nook of the city, telling tales of the past, present, and developing future. This article explores New York City's rich musical diversity while concentrating on Jazz and Hip-Hop, two genres that have significantly influenced the city's culture and residents.
An Untold Story: Bayard Rustin, the Gay Man Behind the Civil Rights Movement
In history, individuals' contributions and impacts reverberate far beyond their time. Bayard Rustin, a name less known than many prominent civil rights figures, is a towering figure in the fight for equality and social justice. As a key architect of the Civil Rights Movement, an advocate for nonviolent resistance, and an openly gay man, Rustin challenged societal norms and championed marginalized communities' rights. This comprehensive article delves into Bayard Rustin's remarkable life and legacy, shedding light on his pivotal role in shaping American history and exploring the interconnections between the gay rights and civil rights movements.
Tupac Shakur Will Get a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame Livestreamed on June 7th
Arguably the greatest rapper of all time will get his day in the spotlight. Tupac Shakur will get a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood on June 7 which is 9 days before what would have been his 52nd birthday. It has been announced that his site Sekyiwa 'Set' Shakur, will accept the star on behalf of Tupac. Shakur will be added to the recording category and the ceremony will be streamed live exclusively at walkoffame.com from 11:30 am to 12:15 pm.
Tupac Shakur is Getting his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
The recognition comes 27 years after the talented rapper's fatal shooting. The Hollywood Walk of Fame has given The Rose That Grew From Concrete his own sidewalk honor: a star. At a public event on June 7 at 6212 Hollywood Boulevard, iconic rapper, poet, and actor Tupac Shakur will receive his star in the recording category.
Washington State's Festivals and Events: Celebrate in Style
Washington State is known for its vibrant and diverse culture, and there's no better way to experience it than by attending its exciting festivals and events. From music and arts to food and heritage celebrations, Washington offers a plethora of festivities that cater to every interest and taste. Join us as we take a closer look at some of the most captivating festivals and events that will allow you to celebrate in style and create unforgettable memories.
Showcase: The Bundy Was Lit In The Bing Friday Night By Abundant Talent and Love
Nights like this only come together by amazing people, and this night was no different, thanks to new local Promoter Melissa "Melly Mel" Gomez. Ms. Gomez stacked a five hour lineup with great local talent and artists from Albany, Chicago, and around the North East.
A Melodic Fusion of Hip Hop Contemporary and Urban Styles at The Shop 167 of Oak Forest
Introduction: Shop 167, located in the heart of Oak Forest, is a fashion haven that seamlessly blends hip hop contemporary and urban hip hop styles. This trendy boutique is more than just a clothing store; it serves as a reflection of the vibrant culture of Oak Forest and the surrounding South Suburban communities. Owned by the enigmatic J, who is not only a successful real estate investor but also an active member supporting the growth and development of Oak Forest, Shop 167 is a true gem that pulsates with a hip hop and modern vibe.
Binghamton Rap/HipHop Showcase @ The Bundy Friday 7PM to 12AM, Friday May 26, 2023. @MellyMel - Promoter @supremesoup #supremesoup #lovefest #rap #hiphop #showcase #binghamton #607music #bundy
Binghamton Rap/HipHop Showcase @ The Bundy Friday 7PM to 12AM, Friday May 26, 2023. @MellyMel - Promoter #lovefest #rap #hiphop #showcase #binghamton #607music #bundy
Autistic 17-Year-Old Rapper Tyler K Aims To Change Stigma Around Autism With New Album SPECTRUM
Tyler K, a remarkable 17-year-old rapper with autism, is breaking barriers and inspiring audiences with the release of his new album, SPECTRUM. Embracing his faith and the incredible journey that led him to this point, Tyler is using his platform to challenge stereotypes and champion inclusivity.
Amazing Hip Hop Graffiti Mural by Brazilian Twin Artists Os Gemeos in NYC
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase an amazing hip hop graffiti mural in New York City painted by identical twin graffiti artists Os Gemeos from Brazil.
The Weeknd Has Changed His Name. How Easy Is It To Change Yours?
On Monday, Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, widely known as The Weeknd, announced that he has officially changed his online presence to reflect his birth name. His Twitter and Instagram accounts now display his real name instead of his stage name. In an interview with W Magazine published on May 8, Tesfaye explained that this change is part of a larger plan to "kill The Weeknd" and embark on a new chapter.
Casper Merci Shares New Track “100 Foot Limousine”
Enamored by the songwriting of legends like Mac Miller, Earl Sweatshirt and MF DOOM, and influenced by the boundary-pushing sonics of producers like The Alchemist, Flying Lotus and Madlib, Casper Merci from Indianapolis is expanding the possibilities of hip-hop to create a sound all his own. His reverence for the musicians that impacted him since a young age has pushed him to develop a sonic palate that many hip-hop fans are sure to resonate with, as can be heard on his new single, “100 Foot Limousine”.
Emerging Rapper Cashh Los Uncovers New Single “Leave Me Alone”
Cashh Los is a rising rapper from Lake County, Illinois, who is here to make a difference in music. Bursting on the scene last year with his official debut release, “Up Again”, Cashh cites Denzel Curry, Kodak Black, A$AP Rocky, Ye, and G Herbo as some of his biggest influences. Ready to continue his rise, Cashh has just returned with his brand-new single, “Leave Me Alone”.
LL Cool J Launches New Tour After 30 Years
Hip-hop fans celebrate: LL Cool J has assembled an incredibly talented team in preparation for his first headline stadium tour in 30 years. The Roots, De La Soul, Rick Ross, and other artists are scheduled to play as part of the "F.O.R.C.E. (Frequencies of Real Creative Energy) Live" tour, which the rapper has organized. This next traveling event is similar to his legendary Rock the Bells festival.
Hip Hop Show May 26th In Cleveland!
(This post includes content written by AI)(Some of the stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of the links, we may earn an affiliate commission.) Attention all hip hop enthusiasts in Cleveland, Ohio! Afton Shows is bringing you a night of electrifying music and killer performances on May 26th at the Captiv8 Potato Bar on E. 8th. Starting at 8 p.m., this is a show that you simply cannot afford to miss!
Binghamton's 'Garage Taco Bar' Open Mic Night Is A Weekly Free Concert That Reigns 'Supreme'
The 'Garage Taco Bar' has the hottest free music ticket every Tuesday night, in downtown Binghamton, NY. The Supreme Soup is carving his name into Rap circles and puts Binghamton, NY in a spotlight in his tight and emotional lyrics and supreme abilities to perform like he is already on the biggest stages in the game.
The Evolution of Hip-Hop in NYC
New York City, the birthplace of hip-hop, has seen a remarkable transformation in the genre over the past decade. From the rise of new artists to the blending of musical styles, hip-hop in the Big Apple has evolved to reflect the city's diverse and dynamic culture.
Rising Hip-Hop Star eX Drops His Debut Single "Late Nights"
Meet eX, the up-and-coming hip-hop artist making waves with his captivating lyrics and unique style. Born Xavier Gutierrez, eX was raised in Pueblo, Colorado, and now resides in the Bronx, New York. Deeply influenced by his background, upbringing, and hip hop, eX's music is quickly garnering attention.