kendrick lamar

Congratulations are in order for Kendrick Lamar. K-Dot has just won the Pulitzer Prize in Music for his fourth album, Damn. And while that’s an impressive feat on its own, Kendrick’s honor is even more special because he’s the first non-classic or jazz artist to win the award. Fasho Thoughts: The first Pulitzer Prize for Music was given out in 1943. More than 2400 works were […]

Kendrick Lamar‘s latest album Damn is still a hot topic — especially when it comes to the people he called out on some of the songs. On “Yah,” K. Dot blasted TV personality Geraldo Rivera, rapping “Fox News wanna use my name for percentage. Somebody tell Geraldo this n***a got some ambition.” The shade comes as […]

Kendrick Lamar dropped his highly anticipated album Damn on Friday and the Internet just can’t stop talking about it. The rapper’s fourth project touches on everything from Donald Trump to FOX News. Check out some of the best tweets about the K. Dot’s hot new album.

The Grammy Awards, and pretty much any other “mainstream” (read white dominated) music awards show, tends to give black artists ghettoized accolades--“urban” “R&B” and “hip-hop” awards but never the “pop” awards – “Video of the Year” “Song of the Year,” “Album of the Year,” etc.

As the time has come again for us to honor those whose work in the fields of television, music, literature, film and social justice shone so brightly via the 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards, we’d like to take a moment to express our gratitude for those who made a tough year so much easier to survive.

We never thought that hip-hop would take it this far.   Q-Tip stood silently for a few seconds to embrace the overall significance of the moment. Standing behind a podium in the East Room of the White House, Q-Tip never imagined that his mastery of rap lyrics and music would take him this far. But […]

After meeting on Tuesday afternoon, GOP members collectively agreed not to move forward with their proposed changes.

The Met Life Stadium in Rutherford, NJ was lite up last night after an amazing concert from Beyoncé— the final performance of her three season tour.

Michelle Obama is made sure President Obama 55th Birthday was memorable this year. The First Lady planned a party in the White House that will be talked about forever. The Guest list includes: Beyonce , Jay Z, Ellen DeGeneres ,Magic John ,John Legend and Jennifer Hudson. Usher and Kendrick Lamar are both expected to perform. […]

We're looking forward to closing out our summer at the 2016 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park this September, especially now that we know who's hitting the stage.