The NBA All-Star game is quickly approaching. The festivities will take place on February 12-14 in Toronto. Every year, Nike uses the weekend as an occasion to release a plethora of new product, and this year is no different.
ESPN's "First Take" recently got a revamped theme song courtesy of Wale, and now the network's pre-game show "NBA Countdown" has called upon two of hip-hop's elite, DJ Premier and Royce da 5'9", aka PRhyme, to create its opening music.
Kanye West’s track “Facts” dropped just before the New Year, and in it he spends most of the song directly addressing his former relationship with Nike, and current relationship with Adidas.
Your Old Droog knows basketball. He also knows Seinfeld. He combines his two passions in a remarkable new song called "Basketball & Seinfeld." "This song is stupid. #ballislife," writes Droog.
Lil B made meme history when he tried out for the Golden State Warriors' D-League team in Santa Cruz a few years back. Unfortunately, he didn't make the cut, but it hasn't stopped him from giving up on his dreams of living the Hoop Life.
Drake is in the middle of a conversation about collaborative writing in rap, inspired by some accusations made by Meek Mill on Twitter yesterday, but potentially losing cred in the rap game isn't the only thing he's dealing with today.The OVO rapper has been s
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have become well known for their elaborate birthday gifts to each other-- Mr. West's elaborate marriage proposal was actually a gift for Kim on her 33rd-- and they keep that rep alive today for Kanye's 38th.
A few days back, we reported that Mobb Deep would be remixing their 1995 cut "Survival Of The Fittest" to serve as the intro to ESPN's "NBA Countdown" during the Western Conference Playoffs. Today, it's arrived.
The NBA playoffs are often a great opportunity for hip hop artists to get their new music promoted on a huge platform. Noteworthy examples include Eminem's "Not Afraid" in 2010 and Pitbull and Christina Aguilera's "Feel This Moment" in 2013.
Yesterday, we got word that Chris Brown was being charged with misdemeanor battery after allegedly punching someone during a basketball game over the weekend, but today, charges have been dropped.
Over the weekend, many celebrities hopped on their private jets and made their way to Las Vegas in order to see the anticipated Mayweather/Pacquiao fight go down. Chris Brown was among the hip-hop royalty that visited Vegas, in addition to Jay Z
Chris Brown can now move on from the "brawl" lawsuit that went down last year at a basketball pick-up game. Chris and his lawyer, Mark Geragos, managed to settle with the alleged victim, for a rather small amount according to TMZ.
Drake is a walking meme, as we've seen from his recent Coachella performance, where his makeout session with Madonna spawned a reaction so strong, the rapper had to speak up and stop the mayhem by confirming he enjoyed snogging Madge.Another Drizzy has ha
Sports and hip hop often go hand in hand. Rappers not only love to make sports analogies and references as frequently as possible, but they always show allegiance to their team/sport of choice often representing the city they are from.