Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar is reportedly a proud new dad! According to Us Weekly, the 32-year-old To Pimp A Butterfly rapper and his fiancee Whitney Alford have welcomed their first child together on Friday — a baby girl. Lamar, who is notoriously quiet about his private life didn’t announce that his high school sweetheart was pregnant ahead of their daughter’s arrival. In fact, […]

Hip-Hop was born from a spirit of protest and the desire to be heard, so it’s no surprise that many of our favorite rappers have drawn influence from Dr. Martin Luther King. Here’s 15 times Hip-Hop artists like Kanye West, Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar and Common referenced Martin Luther King, Jr. Related Articles Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke […]

Hip-hop is reeling over the loss over the death of legendary emcee, Phife Dawg from A Tribe Called Quest.

There’s no denying how huge Black History Month was this year. In fact, the cosmos even treated us to the gift of a leap year, giving us one more day for celebration. While looking back on February, there were moments that shifted the conversation surrounding Black Pride among Hollywood, politics, and television. From Beyonce’s Black […]

Wednesday is Hump Day and it’s also Wildin’ Out Wednesday on NewsOne Now, the perfect time for a few laughs to help you make it through to the end of the week. This week’s comedic panel features Cletus Kassady, Roz Washington, and Ky Morgan. Host Roland Martin and the Wildin’ Out Wednesday crew took a few moments to […]

Michelle went for "Uptown Funk" by Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson. The jam was a massive hit this year, reaching over a billion views on YouTube. For POTUS, "How Much A Dollar Cost," a cut from Kendrick Lamar's critically acclaimed album To Pimp A Butterfly, was a surefire favorite.

George Clinton, principal architect of P-Funk,  joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss his music career and new memoir “Brothas Be, Yo Like George,…

Geraldo Rivera knows how to ruffle feathers, and he’s certainly raised eye brows in the hip-hop community with his comments on Kendrick Lamar‘s BET Awards…

Kendrick Lamar‘s powerful performance at the 2015 BET Awards apparently went over the heads of Fox News and network host Geraldo Rivera, who claimed the rapper’s lyrics about…