Paul Meara is a Columbus, Ohio native and graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. He's been a Hip-hop scribe for numerous sites/mags including HipHopDX, Complex, AllHipHop, SoulCulture, Columbus Alive and joined The BoomBox in 2013. He is also the founder/Editor-in-Chief of his own site, PaulMeara.com.
Kal Duzay – ‘Juice’ feat. Problem
Rising Florida rapper Kal Duzay releases his latest song off of his album 'Diamond Scarz' and it's a banger.
King Vada – ‘MURDRxFLWRS’ (Album)
Columbus, Ohio native and Blue Collar Gang member King Vada (formerly L.e for the Uncool) releases his latest album, 'MURDRxFLWRS' and it's quite different from what you're used to and even his own previous releases. Spearheaded by the Cardo-produced single "Finish," Vada's first album drop in three years has been long-anticipated in the Midwest and paints sonically mystical landscapes,
Chris Brown Proposes Beyonce Collabo in Another Twitter Tirade
If you ever get bored and want some entertainment, Chris Brown's Twitter is always a perfect tonic.
$100 Million Lawsuit Accuses T-Pain, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled & More of Stealing Music
A $100 million lawsuit... Yeah, you read it right, a $100 million lawsuit has been levied against numerous rap artists accusing them of stealing numerous songs.
DMX Arrested (Again) for Marijuana Possession
Last night, during a traffic stop prompted by an illegal U-Turn from the car he was in, police arrested DMX for possession of marijuana.
Kendrick Lamar Details the Origins of Black Hippy
Kendrick Lamar took time out before his set at the 2013 Paid Dues festival in San Bernardino to talk to Guerilla Union about the group that became one of hip-hop's elites over the past few years.
T-Pain – ‘Up Down (Do This All Day)’ Feat. B.o.B.
T-Pain releases his latest single ‘Up Down (Do This All Day)’ from his upcoming album ‘Stoicville: The Phoenix.’
Pusha T Talks Kanye West Joining Drake at OVO Fest
It was a monumental moment for hip-hop when Kanye West appeared on stage next to Drake and performed at OVO Fest earlier this week. Considering Pusha T’s past issues with Drake, some were curious to hear his thoughts on his G.O.O.D. Music boss squashing the beef with his rival.
Busta Rhymes – ‘#TwerkIt (Remix)’ Feat. Vybz Kartel, Ne-Yo, T.I., Jeremih & French Montana
Busta Rhymes drops the remix to 'Twerkit' with a new cast of characters as Vybz Cartel, Ne-Yo, T.I., Jeremih and French Montana all hop on.
Watch NBC Anchor Brian Williams Rap Young MC’s ‘Bust A Move’
Every time the 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' team composes a rap from Brian Williams' evening news casts it's a hoot. This time is no exception as he covers Young MC's 'Bust A Move.'