5 Best Songs on EPMD’s ‘Back In Business’

Arista/LaFace EPMD’s reunion in 1997 was an unexpected surprise for fans the hip-hop duo who’d helped define hardcore East Coast rap in the late 80s/early 90s. From their debut Strictly Business in 1988, EPMD had been standard-bearers for no-frills hip-hop out New York City during rap’s Golden Age. But after a string acclaimed albums, business dealings had caused… Read More »

The NFL Releases Statement on JAY-Z Super Bowl Rumors: ‘No Decisions Have Been Made’

Jamie McCarthy, Getty s It was rumored a few days ago by a couple British papers, including Metro that JAY-Z had turned down a gig to perform at the Super Bowl. The report made waves, taken as Jay standing in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick, who has essentially been blackballed from the NFL and still remains unsigned after… Read More »

Tyler, The Creator’s New Viceland Show ‘Nuts and Bolts’ Is Available for Streaming

YouTube Six episodes Tyler, The Creator’s Viceland show, Nuts and Bolts are now available for streaming for a limited time. The show is about Tyler finding out how stuff is made— from having scientific discussion with B.o.B. detractor, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, to collaborating with One Star shoe to create a Converse sneaker, creating a new breakfast item, making… Read More »