Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde is one of the greatest classic hip-hop albums of all time. Ever since that slab dropped in 1992 on Delicious Vinyl Records, it has resonated with fans across the globe. And hits like "Runnin'," "Ya Mama," and "Who Is the Nigga in Charge" are so massively influential on ... More >>
It's like "Accidental Racist," except not godawful.
Grammy-tastic! Last night, amid goofy, sexually tense intergenerational banter between co-hosts LL Cool J and Taylor Swift, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States announced the nominees for its 54th Grammy Awards, airing Sunday, February 10, on CBS. Genre-bending ... More >>
Murder was the case in 1993. But Snoop Dogg walked away a free man and into the collective heart of American pop culture. Now 18 years later, he's trying to crip walk onto primetime television. MTV News (via Deadline Hollywood) is reporting that NBC is working on Snoop's "family comedy project" ... More >>
Black Star's Mos Def and Talib Kweli With Jay Rock, Black Bobby, and DJ D-Up Presented by Rock the Bells Fillmore Miami Beach Tuesday, September 27, 2011 Better Than: Most Tuesdays on God's great spaceship, Earth. Time travel can be a really good time. Especially when you're talking about takin ... More >>
Welcome to our first-ever Mugshots Friday -- a collection of the craziest Miami-Dade County booking photos from the previous week. We're going back two weeks just this time. And whoo, boy do we have a strong inaugural class.
photo by Bernard HackerDJ Roc Raida Tribute and Benefit Show at Champion SoundElectric Pickle, Miami Wednesday, September 30, 2009 Better Than: Watching DJ routines on YouTubeFull Disclosure: I'm a resident DJ at this party, under the name Sire Esquire.The Review: Tribute events ar ... More >>
No one gets to the top of the pop charts by being a complete idiot. Well, of course it happens for some folks once or twice. But besides a knack for hooks, it takes some serious sharp thinking to stay there. So don't make the mistake of thinking the rapper/producer/all-around svengali Lil Jon is ... More >>
And it doesn't hurt that Lil Wayne is on the "gangsta emo" guy's debut single.
Chicago boys outgrow emo, plot world domination
Price thinks big, snags contract with Geffen
Songstress Amerie and producer Rich Harrison are reinventing the art of R&B
Ted Lucas says forget what you heard, Slip-N-Slide Records loves the kids
A Run-Act play starring the Simmons brothers, Russell and the Rev
South Beach survives the hipster apocalypse
The Source awards arrive, and it's all good, if a little dull
Clothes don't make the MIA
On the set with Miami's hip-hop big shot
Last Laugh Entertainment wants your dinero
The Sugar Hill Gang and the label that made them famous
The Jungle Brothers look to drum and bass for inspiration
Any Given Sunday
A re-release reopens old wounds for the Talking Heads