Hip Hop is mourning the death of XXXTentacion who was fatally shot in S. Florida

In Florida, the Broward County sheriff’s office said that XXXTentacion, 20, was shot while leaving a motor sports dealership in Deerfield Beach, about 40 miles (64...

From marijuana beer to pot cookies, Canadian companies creating cannabis edibles in anticipation of legalization

Beer brewed with marijuana, baking mixes concocted to bring out the unique flavours of cannabis oil and good, old-fashioned pot cookies: Canadian companies are creating...

How Beyoncé and Jay-Z put a visionary African film back in the spotlight

Touki Bouki was a commercial flop in 1973. But the arresting image used in the couple’s latest tour has sparked new interest The image is arresting: a man sits astride...

US-China trade war intensifies

US President Donald Trump announced hefty tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports on Friday as Beijing threatened to respond in kind, in a move that looks set to...

Green Hop Brings Cannabis and Hip-Hop Together in North Portland

Rap isn’t just the theme, it’s the thesis. Green Hop calls itself “the world’s first historical hip-hop dispensary.” But for co-owners Karanja...

In pictures: ‘The golden age of hip hop’

    London photographers Janette Beckman and David Corio first came across hip hop in 1982, whilst on assignment in New York for music publications including...

Deloitte Predicts Canadians will spend up to $7B on cannabis in 2019

Between $500M and $1B of those sales expected to be illegal, report says After cannabis is legalized throughout Canada later this year, Canadians are expected to...

Lil Wayne is finally done with Cash Money, so Tha Carter V can actually come out now

After nearly four years of feuding, Lil Wayne has finally been freed from his longtime label Cash Money Records, with The Blast reportingthat Universal (which owns Cash...

Meek Mill’s lawyers has asked the court to remove judge from his case

Meek Mill’s lawyers have asked Pennsylvania’s highest court to remove a judge from his long-running criminal case, accusing her of bias and blasting her...

Wu-Tang Clan is Releasing a shoe through Clarks Original

Since exploding on the hip-hop scene in the early 1990s, the Wu-Tang Clan has made it very clear that its members love Clarks Wallabees. And this weekend, fans of both...