Since its release in November 2002, 8 Mile has remained one of the quintessential movies for any self-respecting hip-hop fan – no wait, scratch that… any self-respecting film or music fan. Now before you starting shooting off comments on Facebook.
After her death in 2002, LL dedicated this top hip-hop mother song in ... Bay Area rapper E-40 shouts out his momma on the synth-heavy song, which comes in at No. 7 on our Top 10 Hip-Hop Mother Songs countdown. The chorus is especially poignant: "My.
His debut solo album and magnum opus, 2002's Deadringer, is generally acknowledged ... that's introduced many listeners to the world of instrumental hip-hop — the kind of get-in-the-zone music that's perfect for doing homework or working out.
His hits helped define the sound of hip-hop in the ’00s, but Ludacris started diversifying his career almost from its start. In 2002, he appeared in 2 Fast ... musicians compete by performing covers of songs by famous guest stars like Justin Bieber.
His music got me through my teens and 20s ... Though the label’s early success landed Paul on the cover of Billboard in 2002 as part of a story about indie hip-hop labels, he says the record industry’s slow decline killed him financially.
In 2002, an actor, a dancer and a martial artist started a fusion hip-hop contemporary dance company ... or McCray’s “Everything’s Not Water,” both set to music by Bjork. But when you bookend these serious works with popping and locking to music.
Motorsport" also leaps onto R&B/Hip-Hop Streaming Songs at No. 8, clocking 19.8 million U.S. streams ... She joins Ashanti, who started the club in 2002, Minaj, Iggy Azalea, Beyonce and Rihanna.
The reports state that the New York police has acknowledged that their investigation into the killing on Oct. 30, 2002 ... the hip-hop community, many celebrities and fans paid tribute to the artist for his immense contribution to the field of music.
For those used to the 2002 Quality album, or late nineties acoustic jazz soundbombings, this album is Kweli’s evolution. For Kweli’s last album The Seven, he enlisted fellow New York veteran Styles P, in an epic rhyme score. Talib Kweli is a hip hop.
Kicking off his rap career with the Sad Boys and his viral hit “Ginseng Strip 2002,” Lean’s music and image screamed Tumblr baby ... as the European white guy who puts his own spin on hip-hop. Although that may have been partially true in 2013.