A3C [All Three Coasts] is a hip-hop institution and annual gathering of like-minded individuals that happens in Atlanta. The event has grown organically through word-of-mouth and the love of the hip-hop community. A3C’s 10th birthday was celebrated Oct 8-12, 2014 with hip-hop fans from around the world. The 2014 featured artists include Black Thought, 2 […]
Treach, of Naughty By Nature, was recently asked for his take on the subject of gays in hip-hop, and the Naughty By Nature frontman said there’s no way anyone can dismiss the idea.
Over the past several months, Brand Nubian member Lord Jamar has been vocal in his criticism of white rappers who he feels disrespect the culture. The controversy began with Jamar blasting Seattle rapper Macklemore for the latter’s criticism of homophobia in hip-hop. Jamar told VladTV last fall that white rappers are “guests” in hip-hop and should recognize that “this is a black man’s thing.” Now, another veteran of 90s East Coast hip-hop is voicing his opinion. Buckshot of Black Moon and the Boot Camp Clik responded to Jamar’s comments and made it clear that he does not agree at all.
After winding across the country, making stops everywhere from New Orleans to Baltimore, the Coors Light “Search for the Coldest” MC competition came to a close in New York City. With a line stretching around the block, Stage 48 hosted the grand finale. With hosts and judges Ice Cube, Bun B and DJ Drama on […]