A Japanese rapper talks about growing up in Okinawa, living in the United States, losing her husband to gun violence, and the difficulties she faced raising her daughter on her own.
A 27-year old singer who goes by the name "Cool Fawa" manages to bring out crowds and has fans singing along to her catchy songs. Her mother turns a blind eye to criticisms, and says she is "proud".
A growing number of Dalits are using hip-hop music to express anger toward existing caste inequities in Indian society.
The Iranian Revolution claimed to represent the voice of the poor when coming to power in 1979, but this week arrested a rapper who voices the struggles of the poor.
The rapper and actor died after suffering catastrophic cardiac arrest at a New York hospital, his family said.
Socially conscious rap re-emerges in Kashmir after a hiatus - an inevitable fate as the region's volatility seeps into every aspect of life.
The Black Eyed Peas’s new album features Latin stars like Shakira, J Balvin and Maluma in a genre whose growth has outpaced the overall US music market.
The signed crown was a plastic prop from a party shop that was worn by the rapper Notorious B.I.G. in the iconic 1997 "King of New York" photograph, three days before his death.
Noa Toledo's high-rise dance routine sets her apart in a male-dominated industry and has made her a rising TikTok star.
French hip-hop's unique history has shaped urban culture, and now it's making sure that the youth of the country's long-neglected housing estates can join the Yellow Vest movement.
The rapper born Shawn Carter has accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1 billion, making him one of only a handful of entertainers to become a billionaire.
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