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BET Talks: Producer Buckwild Reminisces on 90's Hip Hop While Diggin' in the Crates

Buckwild reflects on what he learned from Diddy while working on the Notorious BIG's "I Gotta Story to Tell."

Hip Hop Awards 2023: 5 Fascinating Facts About Cypher Performer Lady London

The rising star delivered a razor-sharp performance during this year’s ceremony.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: So So Def Sonic Revolution: 5 Rap Anthems That Helped Propel the South’s Presence in Hip-Hop

Journey through the beats and rhymes that defined an era.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: 5 Chart-Topping Tracks Produced by Metro Boomin: The Producer of the Year

Check out the fiery tracks that have made Metro Boomin a powerhouse producer in the music industry.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: See Fat Joe Get Ready For The Biggest Night In Hip Hop

Each looks gets better and better.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: Timbaland's Top 5 Collaborations

Hear Timbo's production skills take center stage in these classic records.
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Hip Hop Awards 2023: 6 Music Videos Directed by Dave Free and Kendrick Lamar That Redefined Hip Hop

The dynamic duo earned the “Video Director of the Year” award.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: 7 Business Ventures that Solidified 50 Cent as the ‘Hustler of the Year’

From energy drinks to underwear endorsement, Fif knows how to make a buck.

Hip Hop Awards 2023: Unveiling Swizz Beatz’s Greatest Produced Records

The New York native was awarded the “Rock The Bells Cultural Influence Award” at this year's ceremony for his contribution to the genre.

Where Does Hip-Hop Really Stand on Colorism These Days?

BET’s essay series, Uncomfortable Conversations, dives into the ongoing, difficult topics that have dominated and plagued hip-hop for decades. Here, we tackle the realities of colorism.