Run-DMC has filed a $50 million lawsuit that accuses retailing giants Wal-Mart, and Amazon of selling merchandise with the rap group’s name without their permission. A co-founder of the group, and owner of the licensed brand Darryl “DMC” McDaniels was listed as the plaintiff in the suit that was filed in the Southern District of […]
She references a piece of advice from her dad – "forget the rest and do your best" – and shares some words of wisdom from her Uncle Russell.
The Recording Academy is trying really hard to right its wrongs of the past at this year's Grammy Awards.
Christmas is still 4 days away but thanks to K. Michelle, LL Cool J, & more, they brought the holiday spirit to Brooklyn this weekend at the Barclays Center. The “Christmas in Brooklyn” concert was filled with performances from plenty of artists including legendary Hip-Hop duo Run DMC. Check out more of the performances here —> [The YBF] A […]
Adidas‘ Blue Fall/Winter collection is bringing back Run-DMC‘s iconic style. The ’80s hip-hop legends were well-known for their matching track suits, gold chains, and bucket hats. But instead of bringing back that retro flare, the Adidas Originals brand is reinventing streetwear with a modern twist. With an added influence from Japanese street style, the new […]
Cheyenne Randall, aka @indiangiver on Instagram, has found a pretty awesome way to combine Photoshop, tattoos, and iconic celebs. The Seattle-based artist has been practicing Native American artwork for years and considers it “a bit of a obsession.” Any piece of visible skin is fair game for Randall, as his creativity has changed icons like Marilyn Monroe, […]
Diddy says it best in VH1’s upcoming Rock Doc The Tanning of America, based on the 2011 book by visionary Steve Stoute: “Hip-hop is responsible for breaking down the racial barriers that were up.” The Tanning of America is the story of how hip-hop transformed a nation. With commentary from those who know this best: Steve […]
“Where I’m from? Marcy, son.” Jam Master Jay’s son TJ Mizell is following in the footsteps of his legendary father. The 22-year-old DJ took his skills to New York City’s underground – the subway. Earlier this month, TJ and his crew hopped on the J train to Marcy Avenue during rush hour. Equipped with electricity […]