It's unlikely that the hip-hop documentary "Time Is Illmatic" will have many showings as thrilling as its opening-night slot at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.
Ratings for VH1’s “Hit the Floor” went through the roof on Monday as the cheerleader drama wrapped its rookie season with best-yet scores. It held onto a good chunk of its lead-in from the strong…
Full of inspired detours and colorful non sequiturs, Jeff Broadway's music documentary will be greeted as a godsend by hardcore hip-hop fans.
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Hip hop and video games might seem like a logical combination, but the first stab at blending the two didn't go well -- to put it mildly.
Top hip-hop manager Chris Lighty has died. He was 40.
The history is inescapable inside Atlantic Records' new Los Angeles studio -- you merely have to examine the walls.
Rap becomes the nonviolent weapon of choice for several young Palestinians in "Slingshot Hip Hop"
French suburban hip-hop culture is coming to the bigscreen in an all-star animated pic voiced by the likes Diam's, France's biggest-selling pop artist. Voice talents include Diane Krueger, mistress…
Nas, the Gotham rapper who's released eight albums in 12 years, debuted at No. 1 this week with "Hip Hop Is Dead" (Def Jam), according to Nielsen SoundScan.
A beat-driven, inspirational organism that develops and blossoms along with its subjects, "Hip-Hop" tells the story of a once-homeless Brooklynite who prods, pushes and propels his aspiring young…
Hip-hop culture and its stars have never been prone to celebrate or even acknowledge its history -- the music has always been about the here and now, to the point that rap has produced only one…