In 1995, the celebrated rap duo dropped music that changed the game.
@MatthewACherry got Twitter to curate a remix-playlist that could spin for eternity.
One news anchor borrowed lines from a respected rap duo to send shots at Trump and it was cold. Ari Melber, host of MSNBC’s The Beat, was comparing the investigation of the Trump administration to President Nixon‘s Watergate scandal of 1972. According to materials Melber received about the scandal, Nixon’s broad use of executive privilege to […]
The Kanye quote, “Listen To The Kids Bro,” has never been more valid than it is now. Take 5th Grader, Kenneth Francis, in the video below for example. He spit bars about Trump, slavery and more — all over Mobb Deep‘s classic “Shook Ones” beat. A beat that blessed our lives before little Kenneth was […]
It’s been over a month since Prodigy‘s untimely passing and medical examiners have finally discovered the Mobb Deep rapper’s cause of death. You may recall that just a day before his June 20 passing, the rapper was hospitalized due to the Las Vegas heat, which reached up to 110 degrees, causing his sickle cell anemia […]
Family, friends and fans are still coping with the loss of hip hop icon Prodigy. The one half of Mobb Deep passed away on June 20, just days after being hospitalized for complications related to sickle cell anemia. Now, folks will have the opportunity to pay their respects to the “Shook Ones” rapper. His funeral […]
It’s been a tough week for hip hop fans since news broke of rapper Prodigy‘s death — but no one took it as hard as his Mobb Deep partner Havoc. The Queens rapper told TMZ that he thought it was a “weird rumor” when he got the call that his close friend had died. Havoc […]
Albert “Prodigy” Johnson, founding member of legendary Queens rap group Mobb Deed died Tuesday (June 20) at 42 after being hospitalized for complications with sickle cell anemia. The rapper and author has battled the blood disease since birth but it is still not clear what caused his sudden death. As any true school Hip Hop […]
Prodigy apparently showed signs that he was ill after his performance on Saturday. TMZ reports that the rapper was reportedly feeling so sick during an after party in Las Vegas that he was wheeled out on a stretcher and taken to the hospital where he later died. The Mobb Deep star arrived at The Mirage for the […]
We’ve lost another hip hop icon. According to TMZ, Prodigy from Mobb Deep has died in Las Vegas. He was 42 years old. Reportedly, the rapper battled health problems for years, specifically sickle cell disease. Prodigy was in Las Vegas performing at the Art of Rap show that included Ghostface Killah, Onyx, KRS-One, Ice-T, and […]
If The Donald is real enough to oblige, we have a few more musical suggestions that could help re-define his already tarnished presidency and maybe, just maybe, make America great for once.
Universal Music Group just banned all of its artists from granting exclusive releases to premium streaming services like TIDAL and Apple Music -- the latest in the never-ending cat and mouse between our favorite artists and the corporations that exist to exploit them.