The Tom Tom Club's 1981 hit "Genius of Love" has been one of the most popular samples in hip-hop and R&B. In this new series, we broke down the history of the song, and some classic '90s and '00s cuts that sampled the track.
In the game of rap, lyrics are an artist's bread and butter and Redman, Erick Sermon and Keith Murray showcased just how they've been eating over the years in the BET Hip Hop Awards cypher on Tuesday night (Oct. 13).
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EPMD member Erick Sermon is voicing his opinion on the topic of homophobia in hip-hop, however, his words may offend supporters of the gay community and those who are openly gay.
The rapper-producer, who was once at the center of talks that he was gay himself but has since denied, was questioned by VLADTV if he felt an openly gay rapper would exist in hip-hop...
Hip-hop collective the Hit Squad are gearing up for a reunion on Feb. 24 at the Best Buy Theater, Brooklyn Vegan reports.
The group, which was comprised of EPMD members Erick Sermon and Parish Smith, and rappers like Redman, K-Solo, Keith Murray and Das EFX, was active between the years of 1990 and 1993...