The White Chief Keef Has Arrived, And He's Everything You'd Expect

This video, by Chicago-area rapper Brewski, was sent to us by someone promoting "Brewski (The White Chief Keef)." There's a whole lot one could say about that, but it might just be best to watch the video, in which Brewski—who is at one point spotted wearing a Duke jersey, who has previously been seen ciphering at… » 5/01/14 2:34pm 5/01/14 2:34pm

The History Of New York Hip-Hop In One Packed Map

As part of their ambitious 100 Years of New York Music coverage, New York magazine commissioned Sarah King—known for her dense, typographical illustrations—to make a map of notable hip-hop landmarks in the city. Check out 1520 Sedgwick Avenue in the Bronx, which may be the "birthplace of Hip-Hop," and the Stapleton… » 3/28/14 2:43pm 3/28/14 2:43pm

Ice Cube Had Some Not-So-Nice Things To Say About Dwight Howard

Ice Cube, a popular Coors Light pitchman and former member of NWA, is a big fan of the Lakers, so it's not surprising that he's not too fond of Dwight Howard right now. During a show on Sunday night, Ice Cube took some time out of his performance to talk some shit about Howard, and he did not hold anything back! » 7/09/13 9:35am 7/09/13 9:35am

Now A High School Football Coach, Luther Campbell Is As Boring As He…

The New York Times caught up with former 2 Live Crew frontman Luther Campbell, who now coaches defense for a high school football team in the same Miami neighborhood in which he grew up. Among the revelations: Campbell might have five children with five different women, but he's now married to a lawyer and raising a… » 11/06/12 3:40pm 11/06/12 3:40pm

The Only Thing Worse Than A Drake Song Is A DeJuan Blair Cover Of A…

Unlike his NBA brethren, who are working at the local Home Depots, assistant coaching at Division I schools, and throwing down in local leagues, Spurs forward DeJuan Blair is apparently spending his extended off-season recording covers of terrible pop songs that are a mere two months old. » 8/22/11 5:45pm 8/22/11 5:45pm