Hip-hop legend LL Cool J was honored with a statue in Queens, New York.
Lyricist Nas was bestowed with a key to Queens and awarded with a designated day.
Nas’ debut album has been added to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry.
Rapper Meek Mill donated $30,000 to provide gifts for students and their families during the holiday season.
Whodini helped cultivate rap's sound in the 80's and was one of the leaders of New Jack Swing.
Ronald Washington and Karl Jordan, Jr. are charged after the Run-DMC member was killed nearly 20 years ago.
The rap legend announces it in a video.
The rapper also discusses who he's voting for and why.
Rap fans and non-rap fans were equally baffled.
A hip-hop museum is coming to the Bronx with the help of a $3.7 million grant from New York State.
Political commentators break down a run-off election.
OutKast has been nominated for the 2020 Songwriters Hall of Fame.
A Twitter debate ensued after a Howard University professor's tweet about rapper Megan Thee Stallion's performance for NPR's Tiny Desk…
Big Sean opened up a new production studio for youth at the Dick & Sandy Dauch Boys & Girls Club.
Music visionary Missy Elliott will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards.
Meek Mill is now the co-owner of the sports apparel brand Lids.
Missy Elliott will become the first woman hip-hop artist to receive an honorary doctorate degree from the Berklee College of…
Rapper Vic Mensa launched a nonprofit—dubbed SaveMoneySaveLife—to help Chicago youth overcome trauma from violence.
Rappers, scholars, and authors are joining forces with the Smithsonian for the creation of a hip-hop anthology.
Migos accused Delta Air Lines of racial profiling after they were booted off of a flight while in route to…
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