An Ohio grand jury ruled on Monday (Dec. 28) to not indict two Cleveland officers involved in the 2014 shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice. The verdict did not sit well with artists who went on social media to voice their disappointment.
When you think of rap beefs, you think of a rapper feuding with another rapper on social media. However, Talib Kweli and Lupe Fiasco found themselves in an unusual rap feud with a journalist from Complex magazine.
Hip-hop has always been a voice for the people, so it's only natural for some of the best socially-conscious rappers to head to Ferguson, Mo., for the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown's death to keep his memory alive and the #BlackLivesMatter movement going strong.
The mysterious case of Sandra Bland, who was found dead in a Texas jail earlier this month, has sparked outrage all over social media as people are demanding answers. Rappers and singers like Jeezy, K. Michelle and Talib Kweli are among the chorus of people calling for an explanation in Bland’…
Nine people were killed when a white man opened fire at a historic black church in Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday (June 17). Rappers and singers went on Twitter to express their condolences and send their prayers to the people of Charleston.