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Trae Tha Truth Addresses Radio Ban on New Mixtape
Houston rapper Trae Tha Truth, has allegedly been banned from commercial radio stations in his hometown due to his alleged street ties. Not only is Trae speaking out about the situation, he's putting his charged emotions into a mixtape.
"I ain't into making nobody famous, but at the end of the d…
Brazilian Mayor Bans Rap Music from Carnival Festivities
A Brazilian town has banned rap music from this year's Carnival festivities. Mayor Jose Neto announced that the town of Sao Lourenco, in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais, will not allow the Brazilian style of rap music, favela funk -- also known as funk carioca or baile funk -- to be play…
Politicians to Ban Hip-Hop After Stabbing at Plies Show
Politicians in Fort Myers, Florida, hometown of rapper Plies, are hoping to ban hip hop shows and performances in the city's downtown area, following a stabbing at a recent Plies concert.
Councilman Warren Wright will argue for the banning of hip hop events at the Harborside Event Center, and other …