Some rap artists feel the Grammys have been slow to recognize how the genre now dominates popular music.
Despite the traction it is getting online (over 22 million views and counting on YouTube alone), what the rapper did was nothing new.
The Chicago native takes matters into his own hands after a disheartening meeting with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner.
In an exclusive interview with Truthdig, the poet, rapper and musician talks about “Christ consciousness,” his faith in the Green Party presidential nominee and the “political revolution” underway in the United States.
The lawyer and human rights crusader, who died Wednesday, spoke on Truthdig Radio in 2013. To honor Ratner, we are reposting the audio of that interview.
Two young Indian women, performing under the moniker BomBaebs, have made a captivating -- and now widely played -- video attacking sexual violence and misogyny in their country.
The rap music icon has been charged in an incident in which one man was killed and another injured in a parking lot in Compton, Calif.
Los Angeles-based rapper Nipsey Hussle has released his new album, "Mailbox Money," online for free. So what's in it for him?