Do Black Lives Matter In India?


It was a Thursday hip-hop night, the crowd was an eclectic mix, the dance floor was buzzing with people wanting to get down and the energy of the music was flowing through all in attendance. An hour into the night,…

End of an Era for Large Labels?


Hip Hop has always been a genre full of talented folks, and outside the box thinkers. This means that Hip Hop labels always had to find a way into the mainstream in creative ways. When Def Jam first started operations,…

#HipHop : Officially The #1 Genre in the World!


Spotify recently analyzed 20 billion tracks and gave us insight to localized listening trends for over 1,000 cities. Loyalty to a cities local artist or rapper was one of the findings. I was incredibly thrilled to see Philly still holding…