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Azealia Banks and Iggy Azalea. Hip-hop or not?

The game is the game. Whether you were a fledgling Marlo Stanfield, sitting in a steel visitor’s room seat, responding to a question about the state of affairs on the drug permeated streets of West Baltimore, delivering the line to Avon Barksdale through a plate glass partition, or media executive and Hot 97 “Morning Show” co-host, Ebro…

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The forecast is looking cloudy for Iggy Azalea, who arrived in Los Angeles on Tuesday to face her disgruntled ex… husband lover. As previously reported, the “Fancy” recording artist was blindsided last fall when rapper Hefe Wine, whose real name is Maurice Williams, filed a common law divorce case in Texas, where the law states…

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2014 definitely didn’t end on a great note career wise for Iggy Azalea, who has been experiencing serious backlash over her beef with Azealia Banks and accusations that she’s racist and appropriating Black culture. Her personal life took a hit this holiday season too as she recently revealed that she’s suffering from a surprising medical disorder.…

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For several months now, Iggy Azalea has been embroiled in a legal battle with her ex-boyfriend, Hefe Wine, whom she’s suing for downloading her personal computer and trying to sell her music, as well as their sex tape to porn companies. Although Azalea has been able to keep her distance from Wine so far, a new report…

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Iggy Azalea has been a lightning rod of drama for the past few weeks over rampant accusations that she’s racist and that she’s appropriating and disrespecting Black music. However, rappers like T.I., will.i.am, and Lupe Fiasco garnered some of the backlash as well when they came to Azalea’s defense. Now, Fiasco is defending himself and…

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Iggy Azalea has been going through a trial by fire of sorts these past few weeks, as she’s been accused of being a racist by Azealia Banks and hacker group Anonymous, and even been given a Black history lesson on hip-hop by legendary rapper Q-Tip. Throughout much of it, Azalea has remained silent, but she…

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  Iggy Azalea has been under a tremendous amount of blazing fire these past few weeks as rival rapper Azealia Banks has, once again, accused her of being a racist and for misappropriating Black culture and music. Now, Azalea is taking heat from another major threat and that is the famous hacker group Anonymous, who…

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Azealia Banks’ recent Hot 97 interview, in which she accused Iggy Azalea and other white artists of appropriating Black culture but not respecting or being knowledgeable of it, has set off a firestorm of chatter around the industry. Since her catapult to the forefront of mainstream Hip-Hop, Azalea has been accused of various infractions including…

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The debate about the appropriation of Black culture by other races is a constant one that sometimes flies under the radar. With the all that has gone on in recent months regarding the grand jury decision in the case of Mike Brown and now Eric Garner, the question has been posed repeatedly: why haven’t White…

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The Black community already took a devastating hit when a grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Mike Brown, and yesterday we were hit with another cruel and devastating blow when a Staten Island, New York, grand jury decided not to indict police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold…

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Fair warning: If by chance you’re lucky enough to interview Nicki Minaj, please know that asking her questions about Iggy Azalea could catch you a verbal beat down. According to Page Six of the New York Post, the “Anaconda” rapper rubbed more than a few reporters the wrong way on the red carpet of the…

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Tonight, one of the biggest televised concerts of the year is coming to a small screen near you! The 2014 American Music Awards is set to air live on Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles showcasing some of today’s hottest artists and the hits that placed them at the…

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