The Beastie Boys’ 'Check Your Head' changed the course of hip-hop, creating the blueprint for all rap-rock strivers to come.
A new deluxe vinyl 45s box set, The Singles Collection, is to be released by UMG to celebrate GZA's landmark hip-hop album Liquid Swords
After teasing its imminent arrival, Eminem has released his hotly-anticipated new single Walk On Water, a collaboration with Beyoncé
A new series of weekly digital releases commencing on 10 November are set to celebrate the work of pioneering House music label DJ International
Three landmark albums from Beastie Boys back catalogue are to be given 180-gram vinyl reissues by Capitol Records in December 2017
Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde, the influential hip-hop album from The Pharcyde is receiving a 25th anniversary deluxe reissue with a host of extras
Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar head up the nominations in the 2017 MOBO Awards, which takes place at the First Direct Arena in Leeds
Detroit rapper Eminem blasted US President Donald Trump in an intense freestyle rap shown at the 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards in Miami, Florida
According to his producer, Mr Porter, the new album from Detroit rap superstar Eminem is done, though as yet there is no release date
Rapper Kendrick Lamar has announced a series of UK and Ireland arena shows in support of his album DAMN for February 2018
The murders of hip-hop superstars Tupac Shakur (aka 2Pac) and Notorious B.I.G (aka Biggie Smalls) are examined in a new US TV special on Fox
Controversial classic horrorcore rap album The Great Milenko from US midwest rappers Insane Clown Posse is receiving a 20th-anniversary reissue
Founding member of controversial 1980s hip hop crew Fresh Kid Ice has died in hospital in Miami, Florida, at the age of 53
Jay Z has announced details of a major 31 date tour of North America and Canada in support of his recently-released thirteenth album 4:44
Jay-Z is back: with a new album, a hyphenated stage name and a new sponsorship with Sprint for the splashy release of his 13th studio album, 4:44.
Prodigy, one-half of famed East Coast rap duo Mobb Deep, passed away on Tuesday (20 June) at the age of 42 reports the group’s publicist.