‘South Park’ Spoofs Logic’s Suicide Prevention Song ‘1-800-273-8255’ [VIDEO]

Logic’s suicide prevention song “1-800-273-8255,” has become a breakout hit for the rapper and brought thousands calls to the hotline. But leave it to the folks at South Park to poke fun at this important song – albeit in a humorous way. In the clip above, Eric Cartman interrupts his fellow classmates’ “Distracted Driving Awareness”… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Wale!

Christopher Polk, Getty s Happy Birthday, Wale. The D.C-bred star turns 33 years old today (Sept. 21). The Wale and MMG team up wasn’t supposed to work. He was a conscientious rapper who got props from the alternative hip-hop crowd instead a rhymer who fits into MMG’s streets to nouveau riche formula. The rapper’s first… Read More »

Remembering Shawty Lo: 8 Essential Tracks

Brad Barket, Getty s As fans remember the late Shawty Lo, many will never forget his ability to rap with fervor and his sleek demeanor. Shawty exuded swag. While he was always cooler than the other side the pillow, he never was timid about diving into the trenches, especially when he released his scathing record “Dunn… Read More »

Vic Mensa Joins JAY-Z’s ‘4:44’ Tour

Matt Winkelmeyer, Getty s Next month, JAY-Z is set to embark on his “4:44 Tour” and he’s bringing a Roc Nation artist that he has co-signed publicly — Vic Mensa. The rap mogul has called the Chicago rhymer a “once in a lifetime artist” and gave high praise to his debut album, The Autobiography. Mensa… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Dave of De La Soul!

Michael Loccisano, Getty s Happy Birthday to Dave De La Soul! The artist formerly known as Trugoy turned 49 years old today (Sept. 21). David Jude Jolicoeur has been making stellar music with his former high school buddies in De La Soul for almost 30 years. Alongside Posdnous and P.A. Mase, Trugoy helped blaze a… Read More »