Tag Archives: Hip-hop

Chicago hip-hop star Psalm One offers advice on breaking into the music biz Hip-hop

By Kiley Roache Nazareth Academy Chicago native and Whitney Young alumna Cristalle Bowen began rapping when she was just 16...

March 12, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

Rap reaction: ‘Hip-hop won’t get better until we get better’
Hip-hop

September 14, 2012 // Comments are off for this post.

In the week after the shooting death of teen rapper Joseph "Lil Jojo" Coleman, several members of the hip-hop community, including columnists and fans, reflected on how a feud with a well-known rival rapper that played out on Twitter and YouTube may have led to violence, and what the aftermath means for rap music.

Taking a ‘Chance’ on rap
Hip-hop

September 13, 2012 // Comments are off for this post.

The Mash interviews Chance the Rapper

Who is the real Nicki?
Hip-hop

March 30, 2011 // Comments are off for this post.

Who is Nicki? The answer might change by the day

Kanye pest?
Hip-hop

February 9, 2011 // Comments are off for this post.

Since Kanye West’s “College Dropout” hit the shelves in early 2004, public opinion of the Chicago-bred rapper has been polarized.