HipHopDX attends the Los Angeles leg of Van Jones' WE RISE TOUR power by #LoveArmy and featuring Russell Simmons and Nick Cannon.
After making gems for Fashawn and Blu, the Emanon co-founder is rumored to be at work on the upcoming Def Jam release.
Knight's anecdotes about interactions with RZA, for instance, are just as compelling as his self-effacing comparisons of himself to John Walker Lindh, a/k/a oeThe American Taliban.
Slav Kandyba looks at the demise of the gaudy Maybach through the larger lens of business and Hip Hop consumerism.
Hip Hop's favorite car company for the last decade says it hasn't been able to sell enough product, even with Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Russell Simmons and N.O.R.E. as customers.
A literary brainchild of Def Jam's O.G. publicist Bill Adler, there's a healthy amount of content on Lyor Cohen and Russell Simmons' synergy - with direct quotes from Lyor and Rush describing the discontent that led to Rick Rubin's departure.
Exclusive: Interscope's recent artist explains meeting the hit-makers who signed him, and his single "Letter To My Son," featuring Cee-Lo which he recorded before Cool, Dre or the iconic Dr. Dre.
Stampede Management's Russ Redeaux tells HipHopDX how he went from being a high-schooler when "Doggystyle" dropped to helping Snoop's business management, and why 360 deals have some necessity.
With anecdotes about "Retrospect For Life" and working and living with J Dilla, Common's memoir has some intimate moments, but sheds light on an emcee/actor with an unblemished reputation.
Learn how to make "Joints and Jams" like B.E.P., thanks in part to the Adobe Foundation.
Exclusive: The Arabian Knightz and Common Breath Media's Steve Furay are speaking out about the civil unrest in Cairo, through Hip Hop.
Exclusive: The DXnext alum confirms that he recorded "You and Only You" at C.J. Miles' Utah crib.
The dynamic duo catches up with HipHopDX in Los Angeles to discuss influences, Nas' "Lost Tapes 2" and enjoying the ride more the second time around.
Snoop Dogg's longtime protege speaks about working with 2Pac, his years on Priority, and how the originally Doggystyle Records LBC Crew is coming back to life.
Exclusive: The Intelligent Hoodlum spoke to HipHopDX early this week about his early release, "The War Report 2" and potential work with Vinnie Paz.
Ruthless Records' '00s flagship artist has to miss dates from a Tech N9ne tour after a several throat condition.
DXnext alumni Pac Div and TiRon hit the stage this Saturday, along with Kendrick Lamar and Overdoz.
Exclusive: Meet the D.C. artist working with Best Kept Secret and more for his new free mixtape.
Three bright stars from the west coast take the road-less traveled, bringing Boy Meets World & Below The Heavens abroad.
Two years later, Mr. Marcus returns to DX to speak about his upcoming book "The Porn Star's Guide To High Performance Sex" and 2Pac & Snoop Dogg bringing Rap to porn.
Meet the adult starlet that loves to deejay songs from Suga Free & Gucci Mane, and the Violator DJ that helped put her on. It's DX's third annual week.