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Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Lists: When Jay-Z and Kanye West don’t get the first word

Jay and Ye are quick to cede their albums’ opening remarks to people with fake British accents.

By Chris Richards and David Malitz  |  01:12 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Nicki Minaj, Jay-Z, R. Kelly, Chester Bennington, Linkin Park: Odd Future, Slick Rick

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 08/26/2010

Taking sides: The hip-hop classic we're most looking forward to at Rock the Bells

"Doggystyle" > Tiger Style. (Kevin Clark/TWP) This year's edition of Rock the Bells is top-heavy with nostalgia. The annual hip-hop mega-festival features a whopping six full-album performances of genre classics. While this certainly isn't our favorite exercise, it still got...

By Click Track  |  01:02 PM ET, 08/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  A Tribe Called Quest, KRS-One, Rakim, Rock The Bells, Slick Rick, Snoop Dogg, Wu-Tang Clan

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010

Lauryn Hill apparently won't Rock the Bells; HFStival returns; David Byrne sues Florida Governor; Slipknot bassist dies

Don't get excited. Lauryn Hill will most likely remain in pop exile this summer. (AP Photo/Keystone, Olivier Maire) By Chris Richards - Don't believe the hype. Yesterday, URB.com reported that R&B recluse Lauryn Hill would headline this summer's Rock the...

By Chris Richards  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Billy Idol, David Byrne, Everclear, Jimmy's Chicken Shack, KRS-One, Lauryn Hill, Lit, Live, Marcy Playground, Presidents of the United States of America, Rakim, Slick Rick, Slipknot, Talking Heads, Third Eye Blind, Wu-Tang Clan