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Friday, March 23, 2018

#EndorseThis: In Fulminating Rhymes, Eminem Takes Down Trump

Whatever you may think of rapper Eminem, his sustained and logical rhyming attack on Donald Trump — and the racism represented by the president — is a stunning tour de force. It’s trending #1 on Youtube with over 19 million views. And if you happen to be among his fans, the real Slim Shady has […]

October 12, 2017
Kendrick Lamar at the Orange Stage, Roskilde Festival July 3, 2015.

Once Sidelined, Hip-Hop Finds Grammy Spotlight With Kendrick Lamar

Rapper Kendrick Lamar heads into Monday’s Grammy awards with a leading 11 nominations and the chance to make history if he wins album and song of the year.

February 12, 2016