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The new series executive produced by Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson takes a raw look at race, class, crime, and policing in hip hop culture.

Vic Mensa gives away free gas and pre-rolls to 200 people on the southside of Chicago with his new cannabis brand 93 Boyz. Learn more inside.

Chicago rapper and activist Vic Mensa unveils the first Black-owned cannabis company in Illinois, 93 Boyz. Read more inside.

This past weekend Killer Mike caused a wave of controversy when he did an interview with NRA TV advocating gun ownership and condemning the school walkouts over gun control. He immediately faced backlash for doing the interview, especially since the National Rifle Association (NRA) has been notoriously silent on what it means to be a […]

In a recent interview with Montreality, Vic Mensa argued that he should play the “king of pop” in a biopic, and he’s not talking about Michael Jackson.  Mensa said he considers Prince to be the king of pop. Along with this, he shared that he would love to play the late great artist in a biopic. “Prince […]

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Vic Mensa talked politics with Larry King on Wednesday and he had some strong thoughts about former president Barack Obama. When asked if Obama represented him well, the Chicago rapper gave it straight. “I don’t really believe so,” he said. “I live five, six blocks away from Barack Obama’s home. So I watched my neighborhood […]

On the opening track of his debut album, Vic Mensa takes the listener back to his childhood bedroom where he’s drowning in music-making. His creative process is interrupted by his father banging on his door: “Victor. Turn down the music, you have school tomorrow…You’re spending too much time in the studio.” Despite pressure from a […]

R.Kelly has been catching heat ever since news broke earlier this month that the R&B legend allegedly holds young women hostage as part of a sex cult in his home. Ironically enough, young people are the ones speaking out against the 51-year-old’s disturbing behavior, despite the fact that most of them are barely old enough […]

Vic Mensa may not be worried about Justin Bieber canceling the tour he was suppose to open for, but he does have a bone to pick with another celeb. TMZ caught up with the Chi-town rapper on Friday in New York City and although he showed love for the Biebs, he didn’t have anything nice […]

Vic Mensa just got a lucky break in his gun case. TMZ reports the Chi-town rapper has accepted a plea deal that will give him two years probation for carrying a concealed weapon, but no jail time. Vic pleaded no contest to carrying a concealed firearm and the second count of carrying an unregistered loaded […]