Queen Latifah’s Mother, Rita Owens, Has Passed Away

Queen Latifah is sadly mourning the loss her mother today after she passed away after battling a bad heart condition for more than a decade People Magazine reports. “It is with a heavy heart that I share the news my…

Valentine's Day Salute: 10 Amazing Lady-Only Collaborations

Insulated from the t-criticized “girl squad” surge popularized in mainstream pop music by genre juggernauts such as Taylor Swift and Katy Perry, the rise in clout, status, and the commercial success  female emcees within hip hop largely adheres to one golden rule– there’s…

Amorphous Drops Bruno Mars & Cardi B "Finesse" Megamix With Nicki Minaj & More

Earlier this week, the Internet went into a frenzy after Bruno Mars announced that he had a remix his song “Finesse” featuring Cardi B. Not only that, he unleashed the accompanying visuals. The song itself has a very old school hip hop…

Kendrick Lamar & Chance The Rapper Inspired Popular Baby Names This Year

Hip hop was statistically proven this year to be the most consumed genre music in the U.S. It’s not that shocking considering the fact that hip hop has dominated and influenced pop culture in its entirety and it’s almost impossible…