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Long Island University Offering First Hip-Hop Class
It's a trend sweeping the nation: Universities and colleges are offering classes on hip-hip history and performance. The latest campus to catch the beat is Long Island University, which has a new course entitled 'Hip-Hop and Spoken Word.' According to the Daily News, the curriculum will consist of a…
Lil B Subject of University Lecture
There's little doubt that Bay Area rapper Lil B has become hip-hop's resident eccentric over the last year, but does he have a little more to tell us about our day and era? A professor at UC Berkeley thinks so. In a recent lecture, professor Geoffrey D...
Common to Speak at University of Wyoming MLK Celebration
Common will be the keynote speaker at the University of Wyoming's 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. March and Days of Dialogue. The annual celebration and tribute to the iconic leader and activist is slated for Jan. 17-21 and Common will give his speech on the night of Jan...
Wale Criticized for Loud, Profane Campus Concert
Wale is no stranger to facing controversy from his performances, and his recent homecoming show at University of Mary Robinson is the latest snafu in the rapper's career.
The Washington, D.C. native played a gig at an outdoor homecoming concert at the university this past Saturday after student…
Jay-Z Announces 21-City University, Arena Tour
Jay-Z has announced plans to embark on a 21-city/university arena tour in support of his new album 'The Blueprint 3,' which was released on Tuesday, Sept. 8.
The tour begins at Penn State University on Oct. 9, heads over to Cincinnati on Oct...