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Revisiting Jeru the Damaja’s ‘The Sun Rises In the East’: A 30-Year Retrospective

A landmark album in East Coast hip-hop, the Brooklyn native delivered a classic in tandem with the legendary production of DJ Premier.

This Week In Good Black News: Angela Bassett To Give Commencement Address at Spelman, Zendaya Named Co-Chair of 2024 Met Gala, and Caleb Williams Selected No.1 By Chicago Bears In NFL Draft

Plus, Nas and DJ Premier to release collaborative album, and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander named Creative Director of Converse Basketball.

Legendary Hip-Hop Producer The 45 King Dead At 62

DJ Premier reflected on the news via social media.
Hip Hop Awards, 2015, Exclusives, DJ Premier

Hip Hop Awards 2022: Get to Know Hip Hop Legend DJ Premier

The rap icon earned a nomination for ‘DJ of the Year."
Hip Hop Awards, 2015, Exclusives, DJ Premier

DJ Premier On Timelessness, Hip Hop’s Golden Anniversary, and the 2024 Paris Games

The iconic producer’s work with Mass Appeal and Nas is just the first of several projects meant to celebrate this thing we love called hip hop.

DJ Premier Claims Dr. Dre Blocked 50 Cent Collaboration

The legendary producer told The Breakfast Club that he wanted to collab with 50 before his historic debut album.

New Music Monday: Monica, Lil Wayne & GloRilla Start Your Week With A Fresh Batch Of New Tunes

Tune in every first day of the week to catch songs you need to add to your rotation.

DJ Premier Teases Collaboration With Nas

The project also includes Remy Ma, Rapsody, Lil Wayne and Slick Rick.

This Weekend: Here’s What to Watch, Listen to & Experience

Spend time off with Nas, the cast of ‘Atlanta,’ and Tiwa Savage.

5 Eyebrow-Raising Lyrics From The Game & Kanye West’s “Eazy”

Ye wants to control the sound of music (and the narrative) with this new track.

This Weekend: Here’s What to Watch, Read, Listen to & Experience

Engage new sights, words, and sounds by Nas, Debbie Allen, and Blitz Bazawule.