HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
Memo To The Internets: Stop Being Racist!
Blacks love RATM too.
Universal Music Group Invests in Loud.com
It was announced yesterday (August 8), that Universal Music Group will be making an equity investment in social networking and music portal Loud.com.
Lost & Found
Long live the kings, Barry Bonds and the Hammer
Tracklisting for Ja Rule’s New Album, The Mirror
XXLMag.com previews Ja Rule's highly anticipated album, The Mirror.
Tracklisting For Cassidy’s Upcoming Album, B.A.R.S. (The Barry Adrien Reese Story)
XXLMag.com previews 10 of the 15 songs off Cassidy's highly anticipated third album, Cassidy – B.A.R.S. (The Barry Adrien Reese Story)
Rev. Al Sharpton’s “Day of Outrage” Against Hip-Hop Lyrics Spanned 20 Cities Yesterday
Rev. Al Sharpton fulfilled his promise to lead a nationwide protest against hip-hop music yesterday (August 7).
Common Finds His Way to Top of Billboard Charts
Veteran MC Common will take the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Top 200 chart this week with his latest LP, Finding Forever.
Kanye West Lands Five Nominations for 2007 MTV Music Awards
The 2007 MTV Music Award nominees were announced yesterday (August 7) and Kanye West leads all hip-hop artists with five nominations.
<b>Puff Daddy</b> <br <em>1997 Man of the Year</em>
In order to celebrate XXL's 10th Anniversary, we went back and examined the past 10 years of hip-hop. Puff Daddy is our choice for 1997's Man of the Year. Take a trip down memory lane and relive the greatest songs and albums from one of hip-hop's most memorable years.
Mos Def and Talib Kweli Headline Black August Benefit Concert
Mos Def and Talib Kweli will headline the 10th Annual Black August benefit concert on Sunday, August 26 at the Nokia Theatre in Times Square, NYC.