There are not that many hip-hop and R&B albums slated for July compared to the amount we have seen over the past few months. But when you look at what’s available, we have some classics in the making.
Chris Brown suffered a two-month pushback with his latest offering, Fortune, and of course we have the “official” debut from Frank Ocean to lock into the summer playlist and bring more heat to the month of July. Check out our July sizzlers below. Read More
For over two decades, Janet Jackson has entertained us as a singer, as a dancer and as one of the most influential artists of the 20th and 21st century. Today marks the 46th birthday of the truly inspirational woman who has delivered iconic albums such as Rhythm Nation and The Velvet Rope to us during her musical tenure.
To honor the born day of a woman responsible for selling over 100 million albums worldwide throughout her lengthy career we are acknowledging her presence on the music time-line by noting six of her most prevalent disciples. Read More
There is no shortage of sporting references in hip-hop. The New York Knicks, the L.A. Lakers, and the New Jersey Nets are just some of the teams that have been referenced time and time again in some of our favorite verses and bars.
So with the news that Jay-Z and Rocawear teaming up with the iconic New York Yankees, it’s only right that we take some time to highlight Hov’s most poignant references to the Bronx bombers.