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Head inside to see what Dame had to say about his former business partner-turned-foe.

Congratulations to NWA are in order for this well-deserved honor.

After being presented with the Grammy for Best Rap Album by Ice Cube at last weekend’s Grammy Awards, Kendrick Lamar will reverse the roles.

Just months after the release of their record-breaking biopic "Straight Outta Compton," it was recently announced that the legendary rap group N.W.A will be inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.

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Ben E. King, best known for the sweet soulful anthem to fidelity, “Stand By Me,” died on Thursday at age 76, his publicist confirmed to the BBC. He is reported to have died of natural causes. Born Benjamin Earl Nelson, King began his career with soul doo-wop group The Drifters in the 1950s, where he […]

Rock on. Nirvana will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The legendary grunge band will be inducted along with five other acts like KISS, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt, and Cat Stevens. CNN reports: “The legacy of Nirvana, who almost unwittingly brought grunge into the mainstream in the early […]

We love rock and roll, and rock and roll loves hip-hop.  LIST: 2012 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees The 2013 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame nominations list has been announced, and to many people’s surprise, two controversial hip-hop collectives, Public Enemy and N.W.A., have made the nominee list.  For the first time […]

F*ck the police! Those words still possess a power that make middle America uncomfortable, but those same exact words changed the landscape of music, hip-hop culture, and millions of black and Latino youth who were being terrorized by the very people said to “protect and serve” them – the police.  Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, […]

This Takers star took some time out to catch some rays. Chris Brown twitpic‘d himself poolside, showing off his washboard abs, colorful swim trunks, and arm full of tattoos, all while sporting a  giants hat. Brown has been hanging around LA since  the premiere of his new movie Takers where he looked rather dapper on […]