Seattle Mourns the Death of Legendary Hip-hop DJ/Graffiti Artist Jeff Higashi (aka Soul One)

… of Danny Clavesilla Seattle DJ/graffiti artist/B-Boy extraordinaire … ya wig. As a DJ, he traversed through hip-hop, soul, boogie, … while grunge music was starting to bubble, the hip-hop scene was growing … a popular place for artists to get up on. There … Source: Seattle Mourns the Death of Legendary Hip-hop DJ/Graffiti Artist Jeff Higashi (aka Soul One)

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Blueface used his phone to gain fame, and now he holds the rap world in the palm of his hand

… to having enough buzz to tour in major venues. And as … getting a rise out of rap fans held more weight on … his artistry: “Getting to this point probably took about 25 percent music … ’s been incubating in Chicago hip-hop culture. His oddball flow often … Source: Blueface used his phone to gain fame, and now he holds the rap world in the palm of his hand

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Lollapalooza Announces Eight-headliner Music Festival

… it’s stacked. The annual music festival, which will be held … and supporting their critically acclaimed album “amo.” Long-time rockers Death … holds a healthy dose of rap and R&B with … and appreciate some lesser-known artists is likely to be worth … Source: Lollapalooza Announces Eight-headliner Music Festival

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Rich The Kid Delivers "Two Cups" Featuring Offset & Big Sean

The world is his. Source: Rich The Kid Delivers “Two Cups” Featuring Offset & Big Sean

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#DXCLUSIVE: Diabolic & Vanderslice Come Out Swinging On "Think Of That" Single

And yes, the New York MC takes shots at Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique. Source: #DXCLUSIVE: Diabolic & Vanderslice Come Out Swinging On “Think Of That” Single

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Anderson .Paak's Idea For "Ventura" Album Had Dr. Dre Scratching His Head

#DXCLUSIVE: The Grammy Award winner opens up about his journey from a “chubby” kid with braces to an accomplished artist. Source: Anderson .Paak’s Idea For “Ventura” Album Had Dr. Dre Scratching His Head

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ScHoolboy Q Premieres "Chopstix" Featuring Travis Scott On "Fallon"

“New album is coming very, very, very, very, very, very soon.” Source: ScHoolboy Q Premieres “Chopstix” Featuring Travis Scott On “Fallon”

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Waka Flocka Slams Daniel Caesar For Telling Black Americans To Stop Being Mean To White People

“Don’t speak American business if you not from here.” Source: Waka Flocka Slams Daniel Caesar For Telling Black Americans To Stop Being Mean To White People

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Dave East Mourns Cliff Dixon's Atlanta Shooting Death

“Rest in heavenly peace bro.” Source: Dave East Mourns Cliff Dixon’s Atlanta Shooting Death

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Atlanta’s J.I.D Previews a Bright Future for the Art of Hip-Hop

… writing. From album opener “Frequency Change” — the rare rap skit that feels … are regional as fuck, and DJ Drama shouting all over the … entire cultural life shaped by hip-hop music. I’ve witnessed the art … window today, and yet young artists like J.I.D still … Source: Atlanta’s J.I.D Previews a Bright Future for the Art of Hip-Hop

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