Our team at RNBPhilly put together a list of artists that we feel you need to be on the look out for this year in 2024!

Yasiin Bey, also known as Mos Def, shares his thoughts on Drake’s music, likening it to the tunes heard in retail stores. The rapper offers his perspective on the Canadian artist in a trailer for the latest episode of The Cutting Room Floor podcast. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club […]

In a recent episode of his Class of ’88 podcast, hosted by Audible and Wondery, Will Smith had a candid conversation with the iconic hip-hop duo. The discussion not only explored their journey to rap superstardom in the ’80s but also uncovered some personal memories. Among these was Smith’s admission of being quite taken with […]

For most music lovers, the cover art is the visual gateway to their sonic sojourn. Before the first beat drops or word is uttered, that first impression is often the packaging for the album or cassette. Album art in itself often tells a story and sets the tone for the auditory journey. While the cover […]

As Outkast takes the top spot of best-selling rap albums with 'Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,' does the full list reflect your fave hip-hop LPs? The post Do The Best-Selling Rap Albums Of All Time Match Your Personal List? appeared first on Black America Web.

Arts & Entertainment

Vice President Kamala Harris hosted an Hip-Hop 50 celebration for the ages at Vice President's residence.

Hip-Hop pioneers Ice-T and Public Enemy are the headliners for the National Celebration of Hip-Hop concert, which will take place in Washington D.C. in the fall.

Entertainment News

Kangol has left an indelible mark on hip-hop culture, from the heart of the Bronx to the global stages.

Dj Akademiks is a Youtuber and blogger who has been known to stir the pot time and time again with industry members and socialites. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). Most recently, he was crucified online for a livestream that went viral. […]

Hip Hop’s 50th anniversary continues with commemorative MetroCards thanks to MTA. Check out the special collaboration inside.