‘The Miseducation’’s Music Videos Showcase Lauryn Hill in Ascension
Three different directors with three different visions managed to produce cooperative work that collectively tells a story of an artist's strength, determination and artistry.
N.W.A Run 100 Miles Away From Ice Cube: August 14 Hip-Hop History
One of the most important extended play (EP) releases in the history of hip-hop emerged 18 years ago today thanks to N.W.A and is still a standout in a day filled with tales of longevity, success and passion.
UGK Continue Their Reign as Underground Kingz: August 7 in Hip-Hop History
August 7 has been a great day for album releases! Let’s revisit the soloists, duos and groups who have helped make today a fertile day in hip-hop history with debuts, comebacks and earthly farewells.
A Dancefloor Classic is Born: August 2 in Hip-Hop History
One of the most requested songs in hip-hop history was released on this day by classic duo Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock, and the anthem endures. Learn about this vital song and more today in hip-hop history.
Aaliyah’s ‘Tonight Show’ Farewell + More: July 25 in Hip-Hop History
Today in hip-hop history is about births — of both artists and notable albums worth revisiting — and bittersweet finales.
Public Enemy Crowdsource Beats, Will Smith Establishes ‘Homebase': July 23 in Hip-Hop History
Classic album releases, a crazy concert revival and the loss of one of the world’s pre-eminent hip-hop savvy torch singers defines our day in history.
Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Mariah Carey + More: July 19 in Hip-Hop History
Breakdowns, come-ups and remembrances are all a part of today in hip-hop history, which is jam-packed with fun facts.
July 18 in Hip-Hop History: Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown Wed + More
Today in hip-hop history, we're taking a look back on happy occasions, like the grand union of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, and thinking back on some major album releases. A lot happened on July 18!
July 17 in Hip-Hop History: Guru, Boogie Down Productions + More
Today’s look at hip-hop history is bittersweet as we reflect on those who we have lost, like Eric Garner and Guru, as we also celebrate milestone releases in hip-hop and R&B.