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#Hip Hop

From TheJournal.ie Irish hip hop: 'For many years doing what we’re doing was stigmatised and laughed at' Body And Soul

Irish hip hop: 'For many years doing what we’re doing was stigmatised and laughed at'

We speak to two artists due to play at Body and Soul this month.

From TheJournal.ie Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida Miami

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

The rapper, whose lyrics were filled with insecurity and his real life marred by violence, was gunned down in broad daylight.

From TheJournal.ie 'We know what conservative populism is now thanks to Brexit and Trump, this is progressive populism': The rise of Irish hip hop Flip The Script

Hip hop has now overtaken rock music and become the most popular music genre in America

It may have something to do with Drake hitting 10 billion streams.

From TheJournal.ie Stunt actor shot dead during Australian hip-hop band's video shoot Bliss N Eso

Stunt actor shot dead during Australian hip-hop band's video shoot

Police are investigating.

From The42 PSG threaten hip-hop artist M.I.A. over wearing 'Fly Pirates' jersey in music video Legal Warning This post contains videos

PSG threaten hip-hop artist M.I.A. over wearing 'Fly Pirates' jersey in music video

The Ligue 1 champions are unhappy with their brand featuring in her song Borders.

From TheJournal.ie LISTEN: This US presidential candidate is targeting black voters - with a rap Mic Drop 2016

LISTEN: This US presidential candidate is targeting black voters - with a rap

“Sometimes your policies just hypnotise me…”

From TheJournal.ie Kanye wasn't joking when he announced plans to run for president Kanye 2020

Kanye wasn't joking when he announced plans to run for president

Although he says he has to “grow up” a bit more first.

From TheJournal.ie Rubberbandits set to feature on new ITV2 game show BRANCHING OUT

Rubberbandits set to feature on new ITV2 game show

The duo will be providing commentary for ‘The Almost Impossible Game Show’.

From TheJournal.ie Rapper Nelly arrested on drugs charges after state trooper smells marijuana on his bus Dilemma

Rapper Nelly arrested on drugs charges after state trooper smells marijuana on his bus

He was charged with possession of drugs.

These hip-hop Valentine's Day cards are positively rosemantic

Tell that special someone how you really feel.

From TheJournal.ie "Furious" Madonna forced to release new album tracks six months early Rebel Heart

"Furious" Madonna forced to release new album tracks six months early

The Material Girl was due to release the album in March, but unfinished tracks leaked online.

From TheJournal.ie Suspected killer of James Foley is London rapper and son of Al-Qaeda suspect - reports Islamic State

Suspected killer of James Foley is London rapper and son of Al-Qaeda suspect - reports

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, aka L Jinny, left his well-off London home last year…

From The42 Peyton and Eli Manning are back with another silly rap video NFL

Peyton and Eli Manning are back with another silly rap video

We’ll take all of that you got, guys.

Anne Hathaway and Jimmy Fallon belt out Broadway versions of hip-hop classics

It’s Snoop Dogg. With jazz hands.

Who knew you could make beer bottles do this?

Can we get a spoon chorus on the side?

From TheJournal.ie Street poets who aren't in it for the money: Irish hip hop on film Broken Song

Street poets who aren't in it for the money: Irish hip hop on film

Broken Song is due out on 15 November – a mainly black and white film that takes a look at Dublin emcees, singer and label boss.

From TheJournal.ie Hip-hop exchange teams up Irish and Dutch rappers

Hip-hop exchange teams up Irish and Dutch rappers

Almost twenty rappers, beatmakers, singers and producers travelled to the Netherlands earlier this year – and are playing in Dublin tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Check out the most famous street corners in hip hop history Lyrics This post contains images

Check out the most famous street corners in hip hop history

Artist has produced street signs to mark locations that inspired NYC hip hop scene.

From TheJournal.ie MCs sign on for Ballymun hip-hop mentoring project Hip Hop

MCs sign on for Ballymun hip-hop mentoring project

Lethal Dialect (pictured), one of Ireland’s critically acclaimed rising stars, and Dean Scurry, head of Workin Class Records, will mentor the chosen artists.

The best, baddest Irish Christmas video you'll see today Santa Anthem This post contains videos

The best, baddest Irish Christmas video you'll see today

By a class of nine-year-olds.

LISTEN: Amazing hip-hop Christmas anthem by Irish kids

“I’m a better rapper than Santy.”

Here's how Kanye West expresses true love for Kim Kardashian So Beautiful This post contains videos

Here's how Kanye West expresses true love for Kim Kardashian

Who said romance is dead?

From The42 Floyd Mayweather Jr and 50 Cent have more money than you.. and they want you to know Benjamins

Floyd Mayweather Jr and 50 Cent have more money than you.. and they want you to know

They don’t call him ‘Money’ for nothing.

From The42 WATCH: Baseball crazyman Brian Wilson busts a (political) move Endorsement This post contains videos

WATCH: Baseball crazyman Brian Wilson busts a (political) move

The Giants closer joined MC Hammer and will.i.am to endorse San Francisco mayoral candidate Ed Lee… in style.

Next stop, Ellen? Dublin Rose gets some love from Perez Hilton Rot11 This post contains videos

Next stop, Ellen? Dublin Rose gets some love from Perez Hilton

A video of the self-taught hip hop dancing Rose has been featured on an influential US gossip blog – but not everyone’s a fan of her moves.

Meet Allen Samuels... and 6 more of the world's most embarrassing rappers

The 55-year-old casino worker is already being hailed as ‘the new Rebecca Black’ for his hip-hop efforts. And he’s not alone…

No humps for Fergie at Oxegen as band labels own song "rubbish"

Black Eyed Peas ditch “most annoying song of all time” from their Oxegen play list.

Singer Sean Kingston stable after crash in Florida

The hip-hop star and a female friend were seriously injured when the watercraft they were travelling on crashed into a bridge on Miami Beach yesterday.

From The42 The hip-hop song about Tim Tebow you haven't been waiting for has finally arrived Tebowtime This post contains videos

The hip-hop song about Tim Tebow you haven't been waiting for has finally arrived

Haters gonna hate. But check this out anyway.