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The Roots to Perform at Philadelphia Obama Rally
U.S. President Barack Obama is back on the campaign trail and working to get members of the Democratic Party elected in November's midterm elections. This means that candidates in swing races will get the presidential treatment at huge rallies for the next month or so...
Luke Supports Elena Kagan Supreme Court Nomination
Luther Campbell, commonly known as Uncle Luke, has had a strange relationship with Washington D.C. due to his controversial group 2 Live Crew. If you recall, back in 1989, the sheriff of Broward County banned the sale of 2 Live Crew's 'As Nasty as They Wanna Be' -- a move that led to …
Jay-Z Too Busy to Visit the White House
President Barack Obama received a huge show of support from the hip-hop community when he was running for election, and Jay-Z has confirmed that the feeling is mutual.
The hip hop mogul, who dedicated his verse to Obama on Young Jeezy's 'My President,' revealed that the president has …
Hip-Hop Community Reacts to Obama’s State of the Union
President Barack Obama delivered his first State of the Union address on Wednesday night (Jan. 27) and some of the brightest (and most beloved) minds in the hip-hop community were ready to give their two cents on the speech. Most of the commentary was in agreement that Obama genuinely strove to stri…
Mos Def Urges President Obama to Go to Haiti
Mos Def isn't one of President's Obama's advisers, but that's not stopping him from giving his opinion on what the commander-in-chief should do in wake of the earthquake in Haiti. Mos told fans during a recent show at Manhattan's Highline Ballroom that he wants President Oba…
Obama Calls Kanye a ‘Jackass’ After VMAs Rant
Kanye West's actions at this year's MTV Video Music Awards has become such a hot topic that even President Obama is weighing in. The commander in chief was overheard calling West a "jackass" for storming the stage during singer Taylor Swift's acceptance speech and pr…
Ludacris to Pull an Oprah and Gift 20 Cars to Lucky Fans
Often cited as one of President Barack Obama's favorite artists, Atlanta rapper/actor Ludacris has announced a stimulus package of his own. As part of his annual "LudaDay Weekend," Luda will be offering fans the opportunity to enter his "Stars for Cars" giveaway, which will be gi…