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What we’re listening to: Caspian
In this installment of what we currently have in our earbuds, senior editor Billy Steele explains why some post-rock tunes are is current favorite work music. Caspian Billy Steele Senior News Editor I like to listen to music while I work. Over the years, I've…
Billy SteeleSenior News Editor I like to listen to music while I work. Over the years, I've found that instrumental tunes are the least distracting -- even if they lean towards rock, hardcore or metal. My typical rotation includes J Dilla's hip-hop tracks an… [+2999 chars]
Engadget
2020-02-17 14:45:00




Dr. Dre paid tribute to Kobe Bryant with a musical montage of the NBA star's career and a remodeled 'Kobe Center'
Elsa/ Getty Images/NBAonTNT/Twitter Dr. Dre paid tribute to Kobe Bryant by dropping a career highlights audio-visual feature at the NBA All-Star game on Sunday. The hip hop legend debuted new music and also sampled from his iconic 1996 song, "California Love,…
Dr. Dre paid tribute to Kobe Bryant with a career highlights video at the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday.  The Los Angeles-based hip hop legend produced an audio-visual spectacle, which featured new music alongside his seminal 1996 song with 2Pac, "California L… [+1853 chars]
hpeppin@businessinsider.com (Hayley Peppin), Hayley Peppin
2020-02-17 12:07:26




Caffeine inks exclusive agreement with Drake preps Ultimate Rap League for launch
Two years after getting a $100 million commitment from 21st Century Fox to build a mobile-based live streaming platform that could compete with Twitch, the startup Caffeine has scored another coup by partnering with the biggest name in music — Drake. With buy…
Two years after getting a $100 million commitment from 21st Century Fox to build a mobile-based live streaming platform that could compete with Twitch, the startup Caffeine has scored another coup by partnering with the biggest name in music — Drake. With bu… [+3321 chars]
Jonathan Shieber
2020-02-11 17:04:45




From 25 Cents to $25,000 and Beyond: How 15 African-American Entrepreneurs Funded Their Businesses
It's Black History Month. Here are 15 African-American founders who turned small investments into big businesses.
Don Cornelius envisioned a music show created with African-Americans in mind. With $400 of his own money, he created a pilot for Soul Train. Soul Train premiered on August 17, 1970. A year later, the show was syndicated. Soul Train quickly became popular, as… [+449 chars]
Entrepreneur Staff
2020-02-03 14:00:00




Utopia Falls Is a Formulaic Dystopian YA Love Letter to Hip-Hop
Hulu’s Utopia Falls, created by R.T. Thorne, is a dystopian YA drama that simultaneously feels like a story you’ve heard countless times before and like a heartfelt attempt at trying to bring something new to a generally formulaic genre. Read more...
io9 ReviewsReviews and critical analyses of fan-favorite movies, TV shows, comics, books, and more. Hulus Utopia Falls, created by R.T. Thorne, is a dystopian YA drama that simultaneously feels like a story youve heard countless times before and like a heart… [+9853 chars]
Charles Pulliam-Moore
2020-02-14 16:30:00




The Playful Propaganda of “The History of Ukraine”
Sophie Pinkham on the video “The History of Ukraine—Complete and Uncompromising, Unadorned and Pop,” which features rap from the Ukrainian hip-hop group TNMK, lyrics by the activist poet Artem Polezhaka, and hand-drawn animation by Sashko Danylenko.
Late last year, Ukraines Ministry of Culture released a succinct new take on the countrys national narrative, via YouTube: a five-minute animated music video unpithily titled The History of UkraineComplete and Uncompromising, Unadorned and Pop. With rap from … [+7503 chars]
Sophie Pinkham
2020-02-04 22:07:11




Diddy Blasted The Grammys For Failing To Meaningfully Recognize Hip-Hop Artists
"Black music has never been respected by the Grammys," he said. View Entire Post ›
Sean "Diddy" Combs was honored Saturday at a pre-Grammys gala for industry heavyweights, and the legendary record producer and executive took the opportunity to call out the Recording Academy for its lack of support of black artists. Diddy, a three-time Gram… [+4198 chars]
Michael Blackmon
2020-01-26 17:25:42




Moses Pelham vs. Kraftwerk, Vanilla Ice vs. Queen: Sampling vor Gericht
In den Achtzigerjahren bastelten vor allem Hip-Hop-DJs aus fremden Songs neue Musik. Seitdem müssen Richter über Sampling-Klagen urteilen - manchmal dauert es Jahrzehnte.

Danny Kringiel
2020-02-20 08:31:03




Apple and Netflix Both Need a Back Catalog and Have Reportedly Eyed MGM to Get It
As more and more major players wade into the streaming wars, companies are likely looking for ways to diversify their offerings either through bundles or acquisitions. According to two reports, both Apple and Netflix may be looking to tap MGM’s catalog to bee…
As more and more major players wade into the streaming wars, companies are likely looking for ways to diversify their offerings either through bundles or acquisitions. According to two reports, both Apple and Netflix may be looking to tap MGMs catalog to beef… [+3067 chars]
Catie Keck
2020-01-28 17:51:00




The making of a diverse game studio
The original name for Manveer Heir's new game studio that focused on stories of people of color was Big Mouth Games. The former BioWare and Raven Software designer embraces his loudness. For years, he has called out other studios, his own employers and attend…
The first game from Brass Lion is Corner Wolves -- an action-RPG set in mid-90s Harlem, in the thick of the government's war on drugs. The plot weaves hip hop, dealers and police, inspired by films like Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing, said Heir. Producer Just… [+3542 chars]
Chris Ip
2020-02-12 18:30:00




Hulu’s Utopia Falls forgets the founding mothers of hip-hop
About 13 minutes into the fifth episode of Hulu’s hip-hop-infused, sci-fi drama Utopia Falls, burgeoning revolutionaries Aliyah 5 (Robyn Alomar) and Bohdi 2 (Akiel Julien) are seen engaging in an age-old debate regarding the merits of “old school” versus “new…
About 13 minutes into the fifth episode of Hulus hip-hop-infused, sci-fi drama Utopia Falls, burgeoning revolutionaries Aliyah 5 (Robyn Alomar) and Bohdi 2 (Akiel Julien) are seen engaging in an age-old debate regarding the merits of old school versus new sch… [+7307 chars]
Shannon Miller on TV Club, shared by Shannon Miller to The A.V. Club
2020-02-13 18:00:00




Three 6 Mafia Announce Tour
After reuniting last year, the Memphis hip-hop icons are returning for another run of dates
Juicy J and DJ Paul performed some Three 6 Mafia reunion shows last year. Today, theyve announced a run of 2020 tour dates, Billboard notes. Their U.S. dates includes a hometown set in Memphis at Beale Street Music Festival. Find tickets to their shows here.… [+493 chars]
Evan Minsker
2020-02-12 23:52:31




Leven Kali feat. Smino + Topaz Jones: Homegirl
From Dutch singer Leven Kali’s upcoming EP, High Tide, “Homegirl” is influenced by ’90s R&B and hip-hop, but tweaked for the current day. Highlighted by feature spots from Smino and Topaz Jones, the track is lighthearted and fun, despite the complicated relat…
From Dutch singer Leven Kali’s upcoming EP, High Tide, “Homegirl” is influenced by ’90s R&B and hip-hop, but tweaked for the current day. Highlighted by feature spots from Smino and Topaz Jones, the track is lighthearted and fun, despite the complicated r… [+178 chars]
Evan Malachosky
2020-01-29 17:44:29




"Beastie Boys Story" drops in April, watch the first trailer
On April 24, the "live documentary experience" Beastie Boys Story will premiere on Apple TV+. Spike Jonze directs the doc which is based on Mike D and Ad Rock's 2019 memoir and eponymous stage production, according to Consequence of Sound. The first trailer w…
This is the eighth time Ive rewritten this thing, the filmmakers kept telling me I was doing it wrong but Im really feeling this one. Heres what the film is: Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz of Beastie Boys tell you an intimate, personal story of their band, an… [+1176 chars]
Rusty Blazenhoff
2020-01-28 13:00:50




Orangeblood is a non-terrible JRPG trying too hard to sound cool
I haven’t alienated a section of our audience for ages. How many of you like JRPGs? Stand up, come on. Don’t be shy. I won’t point and laugh and call them all terrible. Orangeblood is a JRPG about hip hop. It is about gangsta rap, thus unfortunately preoccupi…
I haven’t alienated a section of our audience for ages. How many of you like JRPGs? Stand up, come on. Don’t be shy. I won’t point and laugh and call them all terrible. Orangeblood is a JRPG about hip hop. It is about gangsta rap, thus unfortunately preoccup… [+4350 chars]
Sin Vega
2020-02-04 09:00:59




What combing through ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s catalog reveals about 40 years of pop music
Nathan Rabin, author of ‘The Weird Accordion to Al,’ explains what he learned from reviewing every single “Weird Al” Yankovic song ever. The Presidents of the United States of America were on top of the world in 1996 when their quirky earworm, “Lump”, earned …
The Presidents of the United States of America were on top of the world in 1996 when their quirky earworm, “Lump”, earned one of the highest honors a song can achieve: a parody by “Weird Al” Yankovic.Of course, like so many others before them, including Tiffa… [+7714 chars]
Joe Berkowitz
2020-02-20 07:00:38




‘You Just Want an Even Playing Field.’ Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Calls Out Grammys for Lack of R&B, Rap Representation
Sean “Diddy” Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech.
(BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.) — Sean “Diddy” Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech that earned him a standing ovation from Beyoncé, Jay-Z and several other music industry players. At the en… [+4756 chars]
MESFIN FEKADU / AP
2020-01-26 15:24:46




Galaxy Buds+ review: Samsung finally has a worthy AirPods alternative
I really wanted to like the original Galaxy Buds. They're some of the best-designed true wireless earbuds I tested last year. They're tiny, which makes them comfortable (well, as much as earbuds can be), and they came with a wireless charging case at a time w…
On iOS, the Galaxy Buds+ don't sync with notifications and Samsung's Gaming Mode for the earbuds isn't available. It may seem like using these new buds with an iOS device is limited, but trust me, it's a lot better than it used to be. Just having a dedicated … [+5939 chars]
Billy Steele
2020-02-21 14:45:00




Unpacking Billie Eilish’s Relationship With Hip-Hop
In today’s diverse, Internet-governed music industry, it’s hard to corner the market. Unless, of course, you’re armed with the history-making prowess of Billie Eilish. As she transitioned from adolescence to adulthood, the Californian’s debut LP When We All F…
In todays diverse, Internet-governed music industry, its hard to corner the market. Unless, of course, youre armed with the history-making prowess of Billie Eilish. As she transitioned from adolescence to adulthood, the Californians debut LP When We All Fall … [+8306 chars]
Robert Blair
2020-02-11 14:06:53




'Love & Hip Hop' Star Mendeecees Reunites with His & Yandy's Kids
Mendeecees is back on the outside after more than 5 years in prison, and he can check off #1 on his 'To do" list... seeing his kids again. The "Love & Hip Hop: New York" star was released from prison a week ago, on January 29, and shortly…
Mendeecees is back on the outside after more than 5 years in prison, and he can check off #1 on his 'To do" list ... seeing his kids again. The "Love & Hip Hop: New York" star was released from prison a week ago, on January 29, and shortly afterward he r… [+1108 chars]
TMZ Staff
2020-02-05 08:30:07
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