Macklemore visited the White House to film a conversation with President Barack Obama that will be included in an upcoming MTV documentary on opioid addiction. Macklemore, who has struggled with addiction in the past, will serve as the documentary's host.
Rick Ross attended the White House last Friday to discuss criminal justice reform and keep the youth of America "on the right track" as a part of President Barack Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" initiative.
In what is probably the first time anyone has ever spit a freestyle at the White House, creator of the wildly popular musical “Hamilton” linked up with President Barack Obama to spit a freestyle in the Rose Garden.
Obama's love for hip-hop is now well-established. The President cited Kendrick Lamar's "How Much a Dollar Cost" as his favorite song of 2015, and he even invited the Compton rapper to meet with him in the Oval Office.
President Barack Obama is slated to attend a Democratic National Convention fundraiser in Austin next month. Entertainment for the evening will be provided by none other than the pride of Fayetteville, J. Cole.
The #OscarsSoWhite movement has continue to pick up steam, counting Mark Ruffalo among its supporters as more and more celebrities opt out of this year’s Academy Awards. Now President Barack Obama has weighed in for the first time.
After delivering his eighth and final State of the Union address earlier this week, President Obama sat down with Adande Thorne (better known by his YouTube alias Swoozie) to answer a multitude of questions posed via the hashtag #YouTubeAsksObama.
As you might have seen, Wale made headlines when he became the first rapper to open up the President's State of the Union Address on Tuesday night. The rapper performed "Chillin" and "LoveHate Thing" before President Obama took the reigns.
President Obama delivered his eighth and final State of the Union address Tuesday night. Before he took the podium in the House Chamber, another notable DC celeb took the stage to get the crowd hyped: Wale.
Aretha Franklin performed at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors this year, paying tribute to Carole King, who helped co-write the song she performed "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman." The Kennedy Center Honors took place on December 6th in W
The Obamas have shared several playlists "due to popular demand" since Barack assumed the presidency. Just in time for Christmas, they share their lated curatorial masterpiece "Holidays with the Obamas."
President Obama recently made headlines when he announced that his favorite song from the year was Kendrick Lamar's "How Much A Dollar Cost?" If there's one year-end list you want to be on, it's the President's.
This week, Michelle Obama showed off her most ferocious bars in a rap video called "Go to College" We took to the streets of New York City to show locals the video and gauge their reaction. Some were skeptical, some were digging it.
Kendrick Lamar appears to be making it onto everyone and their mama's year-end lists. To Pimp A Butterfly is reigning supreme atop most album year-end lists thus far, not to mention, it's a candidate for the Grammys (and a very likely winner).
Since premiering in January, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore has been angling to develop a young, hip-hop savvy audience by inviting such rappers as The Game, Joey Bada$$, Mac Miller, and Big KRIT to discuss political issues.
Yesterday (Oct. 10), Kanye West performed at a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee in San Francisco. He was introduced by Barack Obama, who cracked a few jokes at the 2020 "peezy" candidate's expense.
Both President Obama and Kanye West guested at a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee today in San Francisco. It had been reported that West would use the occasion to perform songs from his upcoming album, SWISH.