Jay Z Just Changed His Name Again

Jay Z has been in the news a lot recently, and now that he’s changed his name, he’s making sure he stays in the news. What’s he been up to? To begin with, former president Barack Obama gave him a loving induction into the Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame, saying he and Jay Z understand each other. “We […]

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Nas and Jack White

Nas And Jack White Remixed The Rapper’s “One Mic” In Acoustic Rendition

Nas just re-imagined his tune “One Mic” with The White Stripes’ Jack White. When Nas first recorded “One Mic” from his 2001 album Stillmatic, he sampled Phil Collins’ “In The Air Tonight,” but in a recent performance in the BBC studios, he tapped the arrangement and piano skills of White. The two artists have worked […]

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Flocabulary

Flocabulary Helps Educate Kids Through Hip-Hop

You know how you can remember all the lyrics to your favorite song, but you hated trying to learn a ton of info in school? Some intuitive folks have realized the power music has to help memory and they’re harnessing it for education by using rap. If you ask grade school students if they like school, […]

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Jack Antonoff

Jack Antonoff of Bleachers Hates Googling Himself

Jack Antonoff, the one-man band that is Bleachers, says that Googling yourself is dangerous. But why? If you’re as talented of a singer-songwriter and producer as he is, what could possibly be wrong with a simple internet search? Antonoff recently explained why this is not a good idea. In a new interview with Beats 1 Radio’s Zane […]

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Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande Lands In Florida Day After Explosion At Manchester, UK, Concert

Leave it to the paparazzi to get the shot even if it’s slightly inappropriate to. But because of them, we now know Ariana Grande safely landed in her home state of Florida on Tuesday, the day after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at Grande’s concert in Manchester, UK. The 23-year-old singer met her boyfriend, rapper […]

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Lil Uzi Vert

Lil Uzi Vert Fan Threatens To “Shoot Up” School If The Rapper Doesn’t Drop Another Album

Gun violence is a scary fact of life in the United States of America, and an ever increasing fear. And that’s for good reasons. One recent example: a fan of Lil Uzi Vert threatened to draw his weapon if the rapper didn’t drop a new album. A CBS affiliate in Florida reported that an unnamed […]

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