"If I have a short-lived career, at least I could say I sparked a change"
On the heels of releasing his debut LP, the critically acclaimed rapper talks about his origins, the future of hip-hop and that infamous selfie
The rap community has been airing its shock and sadness
The rapper says Americans—both black and white—need to know their history
"It's the 'Big Chill' of hip-hop"
The writer and essayist Gerald Early once asserted that “two thousand years from now, there will only be three things that Americans will be known for: the...
By eschewing political confrontation in favor of volunteerism, hip-hop and edgy art, young Burmese are seeking fresh ways to bring about change