| Nov 25, 2011
Justin Bua was here with his new book "The Legends of Hip Hop."
"Legends of Hip Hop" is an Illustrated Tribute to 50 Revolutionary Forces in Urban American Music and Mainstream American Culture
By Author and Artist Justin Bua
Foreword by Chuck D of...
| May 29, 2011
Gil Scott-Heron, a singer, songwriter, poet and author whose social commentary and combination of spoken words with musical grooves are widely cited as a seminal influence on rap music, died Friday. He was 62.
The Associated Press reported that a friend,...
| Nov 12, 2008
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| May 6, 2008
If asked to name the recording artist whose music came closest to serving as a soundtrack for the civil rights movement in the 1960s, most pop fans would probably think of James Brown, Stevie Wonder and Bob Dylan.
But a new DVD makes a strong case that...
| Mar 17, 2009
Lizz Winstead is on a roll. "I heard Pat Buchanan saying that one of the reasons John McCain lost the election was that Sarah Palin was too pretty. Uh, clearly it was her jarring beauty that cost the Republicans the White House. No doubt people said,...
| Oct 29, 2004
No game has defined this generation of consoles and video gamers -- like the 2001 "Grand Theft Auto 3" for the PlayStation 2. Until its under-the-radar release, most PS2 games came across as updates of earlier software with better visuals.
| Apr 2, 1989
Rap music is not polite. It's a noisy 'n' crude attack on mainstream sensibilities that has even liberal-minded adults who were raised on the rebellious, outlaw beat of Little Richard and the Rolling Stones asking themselves, "What happened to real music?...