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The organizers of Otakon announced on Thursday that Japanese hip-hop group Home Made Kazoku will return to the convention in Baltimore, Maryland to perform a concert on August 10. The joint concert event will also...

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Hilltop Hoods Annouce North American Tour

February 21, 2013 | Comments

Australian super stars Hilltop Hoods have announced a North American tour in April/May 2013. If that’s not enough, then go to the Hilltop Hoods Web Site and download The Good Life in the Sun Remix...

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In case you didn’t make it to the DMC World Championships in London last fall, The Mixfitz recreate their title winning routine and show why they were crewed the kings. Also, love their shirts: “Won...

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The U.S. State Department is sending the San Francisco-based hip hop group, Audiopharmacy, on a Southeast Asia and Pacific tour, as part the federal agency’s American Music Abroad program. By Cheryl K. Chumley (The Washington...

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By Agence France-Presse Celine Lefevre doesn’t come from the ghetto, she’s white, and female. Not your typical rapper. But when she tells the story of hip hop in a snap, crackle and pop of a...

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Last weekend, Afrika Bambaataa and The Mighty Zulu Nation celebrated the 38th anniversary of hip-hop music and the 39th anniversary of the Zulu Nation.   The Zulu Nation was founded in New York in the...

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Quilomboarte will perform a free spoken word event on Friday, November 9, 2012 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at La Casa Azul Bookstore (143 east 103rd St, New York). Veteran Mexican hip hop and spoken...

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Wageble to play free Black Friday event in DC

November 8, 2012 | Comments

One of our favorite hip hop groups, Senegal’s Wageble, will be guest performing at “Congo Y Castro” on Friday, November 23rd, 2012. Headlining the show will be DJ sets from Congo Sanchez and DJ Castro....

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This year marks the 25th anniversary of Germany’s Expolingua, a three day conference/trade show focusing on language learning, teaching and cultural exchange. This year, Expolingua was based in Berlin and attracted thousands of high school...

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The United States of Africa follows African hip-hop pioneer Didier Awadi (Senegal) on his quest to create an album that pays homage to revolutionary African leaders. Following Awadi’s travels throughout the continent and beyond, this film looks at the use...

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