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Wiz Khalifa, Pete Rock, Jungle Brothers, Karen Civil and More, Join 5-Day Hip-Hop Festival

Watch a conversation with Dame Dash and Marc Lamont Hill, then later that day see…

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Fresh Take: 5 Rappers Interpret Fashion with Their Own Brands

Step up your swag with these fresh takes on fashion

Of the vast lessons hip-hop has taught us over the years, one of the most…

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Rapper Wale Brings Back Glory Days of Black Hollywood, Casts Natural Model in New Video

The hip-hop artist expresses frustrations with media portrayal of black people

In Wale’s video for his single “The Body” featuring R&B crooner Jeremih, the rapper casts an…

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In the News: Millions of Children Receive Free School Meals; First Class Graduates From Oprah’s School and More

A few noteworthy headlines around the Web

See what’s going on in the world with today’s compilation of news around the Web

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Michael Eric Dyson Teaching Course on Jay-Z at Georgetown

The academic is teaching a three credit course called "Sociology of Hip-Hop: Jay-Z"

Georgetown University professor Michael Eric Dyson is teaching a course called “Sociology of Hip-Hop: …

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Book Review: Hip Hop, A Cultural Odyssey

So huge, it comes with a matching backpack tote bag. But if you truly love hip hop, this tome is worth more than its weight in gold chains.

For those pressed for time, here’s the bottom line: If you love hip hop, I…

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Leaders of the New School

Music insiders use hip-hop’s global reach to empower youth worldwide

Hip-hop has come a long way from its New York City to become a cultural…

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Backtalk with Lil’ Jon

For most of his career Jonathan “Lil’ Jon” Smith has been known as a rambunctious…

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Backtalk with Swizz Beatz

Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean has been producing music since the age of 16, crafting hit…

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No. 9: Russell Simmons, The Man Who Took Hip-Hop Mainstream

Follow the Black Enterprise 40th Anniversary countdown of the most impactful black business leaders of the past 40 years

In celebration of our 40th anniversary, Black Enterprise ranks the Titans: The 40 Most Powerful…

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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