Andre Harrell, founder of Uptown Records, was a massively influential record executive that shaped the sound of R&B and hip-hop.
The shows are set to occur on August 16, 17, 19, and 20.
The record is set to be released on August 6.
The presentation will take place at the Music in Action Awards, to be hosted by the Black Music Action Coalition.
2Pac, Biggie, Nas, Wu-Tang Clan, Missy, Outkast, Dre, Snoop: The 90s were a decade in which hip hop became one of the biggest genres in the world.
On ‘Teflon Don,’ Rick Ross lived up to his mafia moniker with outsized charisma and a lush, cinematic album to sell his rap fantasy.
It was an album that changed the trajectory of the dancehall artist's career... and also transformed dancehall and reggae forever.
Guru and DJ Premier are among hip-hop’s most iconic duos, with albums like ‘Hard To Earn’ and songs like ‘Mass Appeal.’ Here are their best songs.
Hip-hop in South Africa mixes unique sounds beloved in the country and key elements of the genre’s New York’s origins.
The project will be released on July 16.
Beastie Boys always seemed to be pushing their music forward, while simultaneously borrowing heavily from their past.
‘The Tipping Point’ is populated by hip-hop’s forgotten heroes, and catches The Roots still finding their place in the pop culture pantheon.
‘It is both humbling and what every artist hopes for, to see your work from 20 years ago still getting such love from fans old and new.’
Juvenile turns his 1998 hit into a summer-ready vaccine anthem.
A memorial to an era that was already passing when it was released, The Harder They Come’ is an irrepressible record that gets you on your feet.
One of New York’s finest street rappers tranformed his raw stories into indelible hits. These are just a few of his greatest moments.