Maybach Music Group's Wale recently offered his take on living out a rags-to-riches success story and why as great as it is to have a Black president, much more progress can be made in the African American community.
Continue reading Wale Says It Doesn't Stop W/ Barack: "Anything Can Happen".
The mayor of Hartford has responded to dicey comments shot at his residents from comedian Dave Chappelle after a reported meltdown in Connecticut last week.
Rap mogul Jay Z and Lil Wayne may have to worry about more than just Bill O'Reilly at Fox News these days as one of the network's political analysts has singled out the rap moguls for their offensive messages 50 years after the March on Washington.
President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Jamie Foxx and many more renowned entertainers and politicians are expected to attend a special 50th anniversary of the March on Washington today (August 28) in the nation's capital.
President Barack Obama will help retain history next week by re-creating the memorable and iconic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in Washington, DC in celebration of its 50th anniversary.
Brooklyn rapper Talib Kweli is the latest hip-hop artist to not only speak out on securing justice for slain teenager Trayvon Martin but also rally against Florida's Stand Your Ground law.
Continue reading Talib Kweli Won't Sleep Till Justice, Joins Stand Your Ground Protests.
Rap mogul Jay Z recently showed off his political wit during an appearance on HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" and spoke on what is really holding the United States back from progressing.
The Root magazine writer Keli Goff has voiced an opinion on the current war of words between political activist Harry Belafonte and rap mogul Jay Z by pointing out Jigga's faults.
Continue reading Political Writer Gives 5 Ways Jay Z Is Beneath Harry Belafonte.
The mother of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton continues her battle against the state's "Stand Your Ground" law by joining an African American lawyers group.
Continue reading Trayvon Martin's Mom Keeps Pressure On Destroying "Stand Your Ground".
Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross is not letting the death of Trayvon Martin go in vain and has contributed to debates over Florida's controversial Stand Your Ground law on his new "I Wonder Why" track.
Political activist Harry Belafonte has responded to recent comments shot his way courtesy of rap mogul Jay Z over criticism he initially fired off to Young Hov and his wife Beyoncé Knowles-Carter last summer about lacking social responsibility.
Controversial Fox News host Bill O'Reilly is back to his usual politics but instead of bashing hip-hop's biggest stars, he has asked them to unite and help spark change in troubled cities like Chicago.
With high-profile rap stars like Jay Z speaking on the controversial George Zimmerman verdict earlier this month, Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon is the latest emcee to reveal his reaction.
Continue reading Raekwon Reveals Why He Thinks Zimmerman Walked Away Scot-Free [Video].
Rap mogul Jay Z has addressed the widespread coverage of former Florida neighborhood watch worker George Zimmerman being acquitted for the fatal shooting of teenager Trayvon Martin last year.
Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs is the latest hip-hop artist to speak out on this month's controversial George Zimmerman verdict and why the Trayvon Martin family were doomed before the trial took place.
Rap veteran Nas recently gave his take on racism and justice in the United States in light of the controversy surrounding slain teenager Trayvon Martin's shooter George Zimmerman being acquitted earlier this month.
G-Unit leader 50 Cent's protégé Kidd Kidd is the latest hip-hop artist to keep the memory of slain teenager Trayvon Martin alive with the release of his new "Life Up" tribute track.
Continue reading 50 Cent's G-Unit Protégé Says "Life Up" For Trayvon Martin [Audio].
Rap mogul Jay-Z, Kanye West, Young Jeezy and a slew of other hip-hop artists are reportedly uniting to boycott performing in Florida in light of the state's publicized "Stand Your Ground" law.
Married music couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter are showing their support for the family of slain teenager Trayvon Martin by appearing in a New York City rally in his memory.
After days of emotional reactions from high-profile celebrities over George Zimmerman being acquitted for fatally shooting teenager Trayvon Martin, President Barack Obama has delivered some heartfelt words.