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Jay-Z’s “The Blueprint” Will Be Archived in Library of Congress

Jay-Z’s “The Blueprint” Will Be Archived in Library of Congress

Jay-Z’s The Blueprint has stood the test of time as one of the greatest rap albums of all time. Now, the album is being honored and will be archived in the Library of Congress, joining classics such as Run-DMC’s Raising Hell and N.W.A.’s Straight Outta Compton. The new albums and recordings being inducted “reflect our…

Netflix Announces New Crime Series Highlighting Jam Master Jay, Bob Marley & Other Mysteries

Netflix Announces New Crime Series Highlighting Jam Master Jay, Bob Marley & Other Mysteries

Netflix has announced a new crime docu-series entitled, ReMastered. This 8-part project is set to drop on December 7th and it will showcase important people in the music industry. It will also touch on “groundbreaking discoveries and insights beyond what’s been previously reported” after these celebrities’ deaths. The trailer of the series deals with one…

So So Def Documentary Will Feature Unreleased Footage

So So Def Documentary Will Feature Unreleased Footage

Jermaine Dupri’s is set to have a documentary about his life, career and record label. WEtv announced that the film will profile his career, which spans over 25 years. So So Def will be highlighted, featuring the likes of Kris Kross, Jagged Edge, and Bow Wow. The tv special will detail how Jermaine brought the…

Eminem On “Stan” Record & Who Influenced Him

Eminem On “Stan” Record & Who Influenced Him

In a recent sit-down with LL Cool J’s Sirius XM radio show Rock The Bells Radio, Eminem discussed multiple topics, one of them being how his “Stan” record came to be. “Stan” is widely regarded as an iconic single, which has transcended so much that it’s even listed in the Oxford Dictionary. “I basically put…

Nas Names His Top 5 Hip Hop Songs Ever

Nas Names His Top 5 Hip Hop Songs Ever

Nas has been in the news lately following the release of his Nasir album, claiming that the updated version is on the way. He recently shared a few of his all-time favorite rap songs, of course they’re all classic, ranging from Run-DMC to Slick Rick. “I’ll give you five that just come to my head.…

LL Cool J Shows the Importance of Understanding Where Hip Hop Comes From

LL Cool J Shows the Importance of Understanding Where Hip Hop Comes From

On a recent interview on the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live, LL Cool J discussed his most recent endeavor: launching his own radio station on SiriusXM. He also briefly mentioned the importance of understanding where hip hop comes from. “There was hip hop before LL Cool J and RUN-DMC. And there was hip hop before…