In the wake of Nelson Mandela's death, a film is being made based on the political icon. Idris Elba will star in the movie, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom and Rakim has contributed a song to the project. Recently, Rakim delivered a new track entitled "Madiba," which is dedicated to
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Last week, the world lost a political leader in the form of Nelson Mandela. What he overcame has served as inspiration to many people over the years. When news broke of Nelson Mandela's loss, people all over the world sent their condolences to him
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer A man who goes up against pop singers, presidents, and other high-ranking people is someone who is expected to say something outrageous. Kanye West is one of the most-controversial people ever. Perhaps that was his goal all along, but Kanye West managed to become
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Before the game even knew who Game was, he had a plethora of tattoos. But, an influx of income over the past decade has led to even more tattoos from Game. Last year, during this time, Game turned his body into a mural, getting
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer For years, Tony Yayo has held G-Unit down, both the record label and the group. In recent years, it's looked like there is no more G-Unit. 50 Cent has apparently moved on with his life and his career and Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Even though Kanye West has gone through many changes over the years, he is the same person when it comes down to it. Some people have made the argument that Kanye West in his current incarnation would not make a song called "Jesus Walks."
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer In ten short years, Queens' own, 50 Cent, has made the whole borough proud. He has come a long way since his days in the streets trying to make music work for him. It's safe to say music has worked for him, as it
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer During the summer, there were false reports about the death of Nelson Mandela. His influence was so broad, it hit all aspects of life. When talking about the Civil Rights movement, Nelson Mandela has to be brought up because he helped abolish segregation in