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Kendrick Lamar has won a Pulitzer Prize for his album Damn.
The rapper has won a string of top awards for the record, including a Grammy for Best Rap Album, and now he can add the prestigious accolade to his collection.
Drake has taken to social media to announce his upcoming project. The LP will be titled Scorpion and that it is scheduled to arrive in June.
The March For Our Lives in Washington went down yesterday, with tens of thousands of students rallying in support of stricter laws regarding gun ownership.
Rappers like Common, Vic Mensa, Kanye West and even Snoop Dogg rallied in support of the idea.
Rapper Cardi B has asked the media to stop making sales predictions about her debut album Invasion Of Privacy because it is giving her "bad anxiety."
On Monday, the "Bodak Yellow" hitmaker announced the title of her debut studio record and shared the artwork, which features her sitting in a yellow chair wearing a high-fashion monochrome outfit and a yellow wig.
The new Hip Hop documentary series Rapture will begin streaming on Netflix later this month. The digital content giant is giving the public the chance to see a sneak peek of the Mass Appeal produced series.
One episode centers around rapper/actor Tip "T.I." Harris' journey to becoming a wiser man. The program also follows Hip Hop legend Nas and his musical protégé Dave East.
Vic Mensa has been among the most active emcees when it comes to promoting social justice. He participated in #BlackLivesMatter demonstrations, joined Standing Rock protesters, hit the stage at the #JusticeForFlint fundraising event, and showed support for Assata Shakur.
Rapper Juelz Santana has entered not guilty pleas for gun and drug possession charges following an incident at a New Jersey airport last week.
Juelz, real name LaRon James, became a wanted man after fleeing from Newark International Airport on March 9, when a loaded firearm was allegedly discovered in his bag, beside his ID card, at a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoint.
Lil Wayne's $51 million-dollar with Cash Money Records shows no signs of being settled anytime soon.
The rap star marched into court in late February, and asked a judge to slap sanctions on Bryan "Birdman" Williams and his brother Ronald "Slim" Williams, the founder of the legendary label.
Compton, California rapper Game is heading to Europe to pay tribute to his deceased father.
The rapper announced the "45 Tour" of Europe, to celebrate the life of his late father George Taylor.