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How to Start Your Own Rap Label

How to Start Your Own Rap Label

Jun. 15 | Yes, they're rich, douchy jerks. But they're what we all aspire to be. Most of us hip hop fans dream of starting our own rap label. We’ve seen the likes of Jay-Z, Pharell, Simmons, and Diddy go HUGE with their rap labels and go legit: from...

How To Be Lame: A Collection of Horrendous Hip Hop Stock Pics

How To Be Lame: A Collection of Horrendous Hip Hop Stock Pics

Jun. 15 | [ad] Stumbled upon a horrendous gallery of hip hop pics that make rap seem about as badass as church music. Check it out here Apparently, the pics are royalty free and anyone can use them! They just forgot to mention that any website/company who uses...

Psst…Eminem Used to Be an Eagle Scout…Not!

Psst…Eminem Used to Be an Eagle Scout…Not!

Jun. 14 | [ad] Here’s one photoshopped picture that made me laugh real hard: The picture is courtesy of Photoshop site, FreakingNews.com and has been done really well. Just imagine Eminem rapping about helping out old ladies across the road, or rescuing...

Lil Wayne To Endorse Marijuana Cigars; Gains Massive Rappers.org Approval

Lil Wayne To Endorse Marijuana Cigars; Gains Massive Rappers.org Approval

Jun. 14 | [ad] So word’s spread out that Lil Wayne has agreed to endorse marijuana cigars. Marijuana cigars, for the uninitiated, are cigars rolled with marijuana instead of tobacco (you, you dummy!). Lil Wayne, who’s had a long approved of the drug...

Three Days of Partying at the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

Three Days of Partying at the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

Jun. 13 | [ad] The list of rappers from Brooklyn includes the likes of Jay-Z, Biggie and DMX So when the annual Brooklyn Hip Hop festival comes to town, you can be sure of a mega hip hop treat with non stop partying for over three days. As far as hip hop festivals...

Taylor Swift and T-Pain Collaborating

Taylor Swift and T-Pain Collaborating

Jun. 13 | [ad] What could be more natural than a 16 year old country music sweethear collaborating with badass rapper T-Pain for an awards fuction? Nothing. Absolutely, truly, nothing. Seriously, check out this pic. Since when did country music start being bling...

Jay-Z is the Most Powerful Man in Hip Hop

Jay-Z is the Most Powerful Man in Hip Hop

Jun. 10 | [ad] Who’s the most powerful man in hip hop? Jay-Z. Yup, leaving behind Diddy, 50, Eminem, Russell Simmons, the Jigga tops the rankings by hip hop magazine The Source. Nice for Jay-Z. These rankings, of course, mean very little. Eminem might not...

Oh the Irony! 50 Cent Says that "Money is Killing Creativity" in Hip Hop

Oh the Irony! 50 Cent Says that "Money is Killing Creativity" in Hip Hop

Jun. 10 | When you’re named 50 cent, and your first album is named “Get Rich or Die Tryin'”, then you definitely are in love with money. So when 50 cent says that “money is killing creativity in hip hop”, the best I can do is supress...

Another Rapper Name Generator Tool

Another Rapper Name Generator Tool

Jun. 9 | [ad] A reader, MikeDog was kind enough to share another rapper name generator tool with us: Rapper Name Generator This is as good (even better) than the last name generator tool I posted. [ad#link]

Rap is Dead. Long Live the Auto Tune: Jay-Z's "Death of Auto-Tune" Out

Rap is Dead. Long Live the Auto Tune: Jay-Z's "Death of Auto-Tune" Out

Jun. 8 | [ad] Jay-Z’s got Kanye and company in sight with the release of “D.O.A (Death of Auto-Tune) which, as the title suggests is a massive dig at the proliferation of auto-tune in the industry. And its in good time: auto tune was beginning to...