Hip-hop and fashion have always been linked in some shape or form. Currently, some of the biggest names in the rap industry, as well as some of the up and comers, are considered style icons and extremely influential.
J. Cole dropped the first single from his upcoming sophomore album a couple months back, and now the rapper and R&B star Miguel have wrapped filming the visuals for "Power Trip". The shoot saw the duo head back to Cole's hometown of Fayettenam, the same spot he filmed the "Who Dat" video.
Fans were becoming impatient with J. Cole as he continued to
push back his solo album and not satiate their appetites with new music. Recently, the N.C. rapper responded by
dropping a five track EP, Truly Yours, and followed
Heralded as one of the most talented emcees to ever grab a
mic, Talib Kweli has been hard at work on his latest album Prisoner Of
Consciousness, which will include some nice features. While in Detroit for Dilla Day, honoring the
memory of J Dilla, the Brooklyn emcee discussed how some of the features came
The pool of performers at this year’s Grammy Awards
continues to get deeper as a couple an R&B and also a hip hop act was
added, joining previously announced Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean, and
Justin Timberlake, among others. Wiz Khalifa
This week's Charts Don't Lie finds Kendrick Lamar sitting atop the list for good reason. His debut album moved impressive amounts for a hip-hop album, and landed at #2, if it wasn't for Taylor Swift's enormous teen fan base, maybe we would have seen an emcee at #1.