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The 74-year-old was considered one of boxing's greatest athletes —not just for his impeccable record— but for his activism, strength, and resilience.

Nicki Minaj and Drake have both been nominated for the 2015 TIME Person of the Year award, and more.

At this year’s “Black Girls Rock” event, Erykah Badu, Cicely Tyson, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Ava Duvernay and more were honored as the ceremony’s celebrants. They received…

With final voting ballots for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards due tomorrow, Friday, January 16, the clock is ticking for eligible members of the Recording…

Iggy Azalea is often the topic of many debates when it comes to cultural appropriation by White artists in pop culture and the purity of…

Tamar Braxton is giving you her very best Marilyn Monroe tease in the video for “Let Me Know.” The opinionated siren popped on a platinum…

With some dope performances and a couple of awards, ladies had a few moments to shine at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards! Despite the…

Last night was the BET Hip Hop Awards and of course the red carpet was filled with celebrity outfits that made us laugh, cry, and…

Hip Hop Sisters was created by legendary femcee, MC Lyte to redefine the essence of women through Hip-Hop, unity and empowerment. MC Lyte: “The single…

Female rappers can’t possibly get by without thanking MC Lyte for her trailblazing efforts in the early developments of Hip Hop. The rapper, born Lana Moorer, stomped on the yard of the big boys when rap was becoming relevant. She earned her title and ultimate respect while maintaining her feminine sexy, cool class, making a way […]

MC Lyte was spotted at a Pennsylvania college this week where she not only taught a class, but gave a special shoutout to Nicki Minaj. The legendary female emcee was teaching at Millersville University when the Young Money princess was brought up in the lecture. Instead of bashing her, like another female rapper famously has, […]

The world of Hip Hop suffered a tragic loss today when Sylvia Robinson “The Mother Of Hip Hop” passed away at the age of 75 from congestive heart failure. Sylvia founded the record label Sugar Hill Records and is credited as “the driving force behind two landmark singles in the genre. The first was ‘Rapper’s […]