Hip-hop has always been politically charged, but with racial and social divisions becoming ever more fractured, conscious hip-hop is making a return.
Canadian singer-songwriter Alessia Cara dropped a surprise new single, ‘Ready’, a summer-ready track off her forthcoming EP, ‘This Summer’.
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‘Homicide’ arrives after the pair first linked up when Logic opened for Eminem during his Hawaii shows.
The event will also feature a performance from Jennifer Lopez, who is set to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.