Category Archives: hip hop

New Video – Terrace Martin ft. Kurupt & Overdoz. "The Makings of You"

New video from producer and hip hop artist Terrace Martin for his song “The Makings Of You.” Terrace is an extremely talented musician and has worked with the likes of Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Pete Rock, DJ Quik, Kurupt, and … Continue reading

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Exclusive Daily Cypher Treach Interview

The Daily Cypher crew had a chance to sit down with Treach from Naughty By Nature to talk about the group touring across the world, upcoming album Anthem Inc. and more.  Check out the interview.

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Throwback Thursdays – Lord Finesse

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Fat Beats Final In Stores

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Jay-Z’s Hip-Hop Top Earner With $63 Million

Jay-Z has topped Forbes list of the top money makers in the game for the second year in a year earning $63 million in the past year. Jay-Z still has a stake in Rocawear, owns the 40/40 nightclub, still making … Continue reading

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Underground Music Awards To Honor Naughty by Nature & Ice-T

According to, The Original Gangsta, and Treach, Vin Rock and Kay Gee will be honored at the popular New York City Rap awards. The Underground Music Awards (UMAs) pay tribute to a select few legends of Hip Hop music … Continue reading

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Legendary Retailer Fat Beats To Close NY, LA, Locations

The era of hip hop when vinyls dominated the scene will be losing the legendary record store Fat Beats in NYC and LA. Fat Beats has announced the closing of its two remaining retail locations in New York and Los … Continue reading

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New "Golden Age" of Hip Hop?

Are we in a new “Golden Age” of hip-hop? Some people seem to think so. Its hard to argue against this idea, with all of the talented, lyrical emcees in the game right now. There is an abundance of young … Continue reading

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1st Annual American Beatbox Championships

The World Beatbox Association will be hosting the 1st American Beatbox Championships, July 31 at Brooklyn’s new venue, Littlefield Performance and Art Space.  The competition started with 65 beatboxers from across the United States battling through 3 online video rounds … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Teacher Uses Hip Hop To Teach Algebra


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