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Hip Hop fills NAACP Awards’ nominations

div class=”separator” style=”clear: both; text-align: center;”a href=”” imageanchor=”1″ style=”clear: left; cssfloat: left; float: left; margin-bottom: 1em; margin-right: 1em;”img border=”0″ height=”320″ n4=”true” src=”” width=”183″ //a/divBy The Hip Hop Writerbr /Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writerbr /br /Multiple black leaders have had negative things to say about hip hop over the past few years. Their has always been a less-than-friendly relationship between hip hop and the black leaders. Since the young black children are watching the rappers, the black leaders feel the hip hop community should be setting a better /br /In recent years, hip hop music has become more explicit. Four years ago, several black leaders, including Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton, decided to bury the “n-word.” Only months after the supposed death of the word, Nas tried to name his album emNigger/em. In 2008, Lil Wayne infamously called out the Rev. Al Sharpton on his “Dontgetit” song off emTha Carter III/ /br /Hip hop has continued to irk the black leaders and has continued with the most-recent NAACP Awards nominations. LL Cool J, Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj, B.o.B., Kanye West, Cee Lo, and Willow Smith are all up for awards at the 42nd Annual NAACP Awards, which will air on March 4 on FOX.div class=”blogger-post-footer”div class=”separator” style=”clear: both; text-align: center;”
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