Bad Boys: 8 Controversial R&B Singers
From Bobby Brown to Trey Songz, these R&B singers are known as much for their off-stage antics as they are their on-stage talents.
DJ Jazzy Jeff: “He’s the DJ, I’m the Rapper” Was Initially Just About the DJ
On the 30th anniversary of the release of 'He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper,' the legendary hip-hop DJ reveals what it was like in the early days of the genre; how the label tried to pigeonhole DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince's sound; and why 'Parents Just Don't U…
10 Memorable R&B Beefs and Rivalries
We look back at some of the more memorable beefs and rivalries between R&B artists throughout the years.
Krush Groove: 15 Iconic Lyrics From Run-D.M.C.’s Self-Titled Debut Album
DJ Jam Master Jay and emcees Run and D.M.C. truly shepherded hip-hop's ascent into the mainstream.
25 of the Most Iconic Lyrics from The Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Life After Death’
The Boombox dug deep into 'Life After Death' and picked out 25 of the most iconic lyrics from an album that has proven to be timeless.
9 Rappers’ Kids Who Have Grown Up Before Our Eyes
Hip-hop artists have long been active in the lives of children in the community, and their own kids as well, making them all the more relatable.
Remembering Craig Mack’s Pivotal Impact on Bad Boy Records
Craig Mack helped build the foundation that Bad Boy Records still sits on today.
Continuing the Legacy: 10 Legendary Rappers Who Put Their Children On
Here are 10 legendary rap stars who used their power, influence and connections to help put their children on in the rap game.
10 Criminal Convictions Outside of Hip-Hop That Shook Up the Culture
We take look back at some of the most notorious convictions outside of rap that piqued the interest of the hip-hop community.
Lil Kim’s ‘La Bella Mafia’ Turns 15—The Album’s 5 Most Memorable Tracks
'La Bella Mafia' was certified platinum, making Lil Kim one of only three female rapper's to have three studio albums achieve that feat.