"This rape culture is purported by none other than the entertainment industry, none other than hip-hop music which you can hear on local radio stations as well as network television which actually pushes this."
Chris Brown has the rap forums abuzz over remarks he made about hip-hop in an interview with Fuse TV (spotted at Complex). The R&B crooner believes that hip-hop is dying off as a brand (or genre) because of its lack of marketability and profitability.
Rapper Heavy D has been pronounced dead at the young age of 44. Heavy D, who had a reputation as one of the influential rappers of the ’90s, was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital today after a 911 phone call was made from his home (via TMZ). He died shortly after his arrival.
It feels like just yesterday that Tom Hanks‘ son Chet Haze made his rap debut. And not long after that, Bob Dylan’s 15-year-old grandson Pablo Dylan announced his own foray into rap. The latest celeb spawn to try hip-hop? Richard Hilfiger, son of fashion designer …