In the official trailer for the long awaited film based on Tupac Shakur, ‘All Eyez on Me,’ we get a glimpse of the star’s rarely explored revolutionary upbringing and efforts to unite gangs ahead of his rise to stardom.
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Vogue’s “A Revolution on Broadway” celebrates Broadway’s “most electrifying productions” of the season with Joan Smalls and the casts of ‘Hamilton,’ ‘Eclipsed,’ ‘American Psycho’ and more.
Sicangu Lakota rapper and activist Frank Waln connects the dots between America’s ugly past and its homely present with a biting rework of “What Makes The Red Man Red” from Disney’s 1953 ‘Peter Pan’ film.
Enjoy a thrilling extended look at Netflix’s 1970s South Bronx-set drama series, ‘The Get Down,’ starring Justice Smith (‘Paper Towns’), Shameik Moore (‘DOPE’), Giancarlo Esposito (‘Breaking Bad’) and more.
Tanqueray recently teamed up with rapper Theophilus London to put together an aural and visual lookbook story for the Fall/Winter season, titled “Dapper Saturday.”
The first Red Bull Sound Select of 2016 will kick off in NYC with distinguished emcee and beatmaker Oddisee, graceful duo Oshun and Philly rapper Tunji Ige at Baby’s All Right on Tuesday, January 19th.
Rick Famuyiwa’s coming-of-age summer hit ‘DOPE’ will return to theaters for Labor Day Weekend.
The ‘Empire’ cast is featured in an opulent Vogue September 2015 spread, joined by model Jourdan Dunn and R&B crooner The Weeknd.
Beloved Brooklyn emcee Talib Kweli thrilled fans with the release of a brand new (and completely free) album over the weekend titled, ‘Fuck The Money.’
Angel Haze asserts her freedom and ferocity on a new single titled “Impossible.”
Marvel Comics’ new “Hip-Hop Variants” project pairs acclaimed hip-hop albums with popular superheroes.
R&B singer Kelly Rowland has joined ‘Empire’ as young Lucious Lyon’s mother.
Oscar winner Marisa Tomei has joined FOX’s hip-hop-centric ‘Empire’ as a demanding venture capitalist who becomes involved with the Lyon family.
Neo-soul band The Internet has shared some dreamy new visuals for “Girl,” featuring Haitian-Canadian electro artist, Kaytranada.
Enjoy The Roots and Erykah Badu‘s 17-minute ode to hip-hop with Freeway, YG, and The LOX at the 2015 Roots Picnic in Philly.
The 44th Annual International African Arts Festival returns to Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park with performances by Talib Kweli, Living Colour, Kaïssa, Cita Rodriguez and more!
Monthly arts event, Art.Music.People, will bring live performances, art, local vendors, body art, food, and good vibes to Vulcan Hall in Crown Heights on June 20th.
Odd Future’s neo-soul band affiliate, The Internet has teamed up with Janelle Monáe, Tyler, the Creator and many more for their third studio album, ‘Ego Death.’ Listen to the smooth first single “Special Affair.”
Pharrell Williams has curated a soundtrack that the nerdy 90s rap-obsessed teens in Rick Famuyiwa‘s ‘DOPE’ would love!
AFROPUNK Festival is coming home to Brooklyn with a stellar lineup that includes Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Kelis, Danny Brown, Suicidal Tendencies, Thundercat, Raury, Lion Babe and more!