Black + Iconic: Jay-Z
Jackson State University senior D’Mia reflects on the hip-hop icon's journey from MC to music executive to rubbing shoulders with the politically powerful.
Ice Cube Denies Taking Part In 'Secret Meeting' That Changed Hip Hop
The rap icon took to social media to set the record straight about allegations that he was involved in a gathering that sought to indoctrinate Black youth.
Top 100 Music Videos That Helped Shape 50 Years of Hip Hop
20 videos that highlight the most iconic artist-director collaborations and some of the most streamed and celebrated visuals in the game.
If Homophobia is Ingrained in Hip-Hop’s History, How Can Hip-Hop Evolve?
BET’s essay series, Uncomfortable Conversations, dives into the ongoing, difficult topics that have dominated and plagued hip-hop for decades. In this week’s essay, we tackle the longstanding issue of homophobia within the culture.
Chronicling 50 Years Of Hip-Hop Through The Archives of Ice T and Afrika Islam
Award-winning photographer Laylah Amatullah Barrayn curated the exhibit.
Iconic Hip-Hop and R&B Collaborations that Shaped the Music Industry
Join us on a nostalgic journey through iconic tracks that shaped music history as we explore the fusion of hip-hop and R&B in 10 unforgettable collaborations.
Mega Ran Is Playing The Rap Game Just Like Video Games
The nerdcore emcee has featured his music in several dozen video games and is ready to release his first children’s album.