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Rapper Doja Cat became one of the casualties of the bloodthirsty “cancel culture” of 2020. The femcee, who is of South African and Jewish heritage, got caught hanging out on White supremacist chat sites and having fun engaging with them. She even allowed them to use racially derogatory terms without protesting or getting off the…

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Hennessy has found alternative ways to market to urban culture. One of the company’s most intriguing campaigns features rapper Nas. The Queens-raised emcee narrates several commercials that spotlight the lives of great people in history such as Patriarch Auguste Piccard, the first man to reach the stratosphere, and Major Taylor, a Black cyclist who broke…

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Jay-Z performs with Nas at Webster Hall grand re-opening (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson of Steed Media Service)

Few stars would announce a performance with lesser-known material, let alone at the grand re-opening of an iconic New York City venue. But Jay-Z is a hip-hop star like no other. Jay-Z’s concert at Webster Hall on Friday night, April 26, 2019, was the first to be held inside the historic venue in Manhattan’s East…

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Rap legend Nas wants his ex-wife Kelis to be found guilty on 20 counts of contempt of court after allegedly violating child visitation rights multiple times — and moving their child to another country in violation of the courts. Kelis, 39, pleaded not guilty to the multiple contempt charges. The case will now head to…

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iSwear Cartier recently joined Romeo International on Remixx, to share his newest project release, Stupid Crazy. He shared the artistic process he goes through to create his music. Name: iSwear Cartier (De’Andre Smith) Industry: Rapper Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama Genre: Hip-hop Favorite Artists: Three 6 Mafia, Nas, Gucci Mane As an indie rapper in the Atlanta area, describe who iSwear is…

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Singer Kelis has snapped back at the multitude of fans who have taken rap legend Nas’ side in the two musicians’ tempestuous battles over child custody and spousal since their decade-old divorce. Kelis, 39, best known for her smash hit single “Milkshake,” initiated the current imbroglio when she shocked a legion of fans during a Hollywood Unlocked interview…

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Each year for the past nine years, ONE Musicfest has highlighted the music of the past, present and future. The festival has grown immensely since its humble beginnings to become a staple on the Atlanta music scene. This year, the festival switched things up by bringing in twice the number of artists and hosting the two-day…

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Nas has used Instagram to speak out about a custody battle and accusations of abuse from his ex-wife Kelis. The legendary rapper and R&B singer were married for nine years. In April of this year, Kelis claimed Nas physically abused her during their marriage. In an interview with Hollywood Unlocked‘s Jason Lee in April of…

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How did we get here? Twenty years of admiration shared by two of the culture’s most talented artists who started a working relationship in 1998. The timeline: 2018: Jermaine Dupri was on “Sway in the Morning” recently and confirmed the long-standing rumor that Kanye ghost-produced Jermaine’s song “Turn it Out” featuring rapper Nas off his…

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Nas returns to the spotlight armed with a new album and a shitload of controversy. The former comes in the form of a 7 song, 26-minute album titled, Nasir. The album, which was executive produced by Kanye West, is the fourth of five G.O.O.D. Music albums dropped over a five week period. The latter is…

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