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The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced its nominees for the class of 2020. As reported by NPR, The Notorious B.I.G. and Whitney Houston are among the 16 artists selected for the honor.
Real Sikh is the first Indian-origin battle rapper from Newark, New Jersey and has been thriving in the verbal spar arena, so much so that he is going to battling the South Carolina native S.P.A.D.E on Ultimate Rap League (URL).
ELLEVN aka Amrit Singh Sagoo was born in Edmonton, Canada is getting attention in the domestic as well as international scene. He is a recording artist, producer and entrepreneur. The last three years have been tough for him as he has been building his independent music career while witnessing both of his parents succumb to cancer, ELLEVN has grinded and worked alongside some industry titans from the east and the west which include Dr. Zeus and Panjabi MC and latest to this list is Curtis Young, the son of legendary Dr. Dre.
One of the most popular actors of Bollywood, Ranveer Singh, and his close affiliate, filmmaker Navzar Eranee’s music label, IncInk Records, released its first romantic song MOHABBAT by Kaam Bhaari.
The actor made huge headlines with the release of Gully Boy, but kept up his love for Hip Hop by kicking off a Hip Hop label that's making headlines all over India.
Sony Music’s Hip Hop focused label - Awaaz - is making more noise than ever. Today saw the release of California-native, Saheer’s “No Apologies”. After the success of his debut single in India, “Pressure”, Saheer came up with a new banger to share with Desi audiences around the world.
DIVINE has been on a roll this year and in case you needed more reasons to establish that, he just gave you another. Divine has just revealed the track list for 'Kohinoor' and it looks as lit as Diwali.
Naezy's latest drop, 'Fatkey' is his answer to conspirators who have been stirring rumors and raising ambiguities about his life since the release of 'Gully Boy'. The movie which was loosely based around Naezy and Divine's life is India's entry for the Oscars but has also affected Naezy's personal life.
MC Heam is an OG from New Delhi who has recently been stirring a lot of buzz since his exit from India's first Hip-Hop reality competition, 'MTV Hustle' which airs on MTV every Friday and Saturday at 7:00 pm.
Just when you thought things have calmed down and everyone is doing their thing, we get KR$NA going berserk over Emiway. KR$NA aka Krishna Kaul is Raftaar's label mate and long time collaborator. He dropped, 'Freeverse Feast' and there is no denying that he went ham on it.
Lilly Singh aka Superwoman is ready become the first lady of Asian origin to take on the late-night talk show space with 'A little late with Lilly Singh'.
This is the first drop from DIVINE's much awaited debut album, 'Kohinoor' and this is only going to make the fans further impatient. There is no doubt in our mind that when a name like, Nas is going to endorse Divine, the end result will obviously be the up-scaling of the gully lifestyle in front of the entire world.
If you are someone who loves hip-hop, then what you are about to read is going to blow your brains away. Wiz Khalifa who is famous for songs such as "Say Yeah," "Black and Yellow" and "See You Again" is scheduled to visit India for a two-city tour this September. He is playing two solo shows in Delhi and Mumbai on Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15, respectively. Wiz Khalifa is going to be accompanied by the Raja Kumari, who has also been spinning heads in India and North America.