By Jesus Trivino | 02/07/2015 - 09:00
Latino artists were an integral part of the creation of hip-hop culture in the 1970s.
By Jesus Trivino | 01/21/2015 - 13:40
Rafael de la Fuente isn’t lucky. He’s tremendously lucky. The Venezuelan actor is on one of the hottest new TV shows of the year, FOX’s hip-hop drama Empire.
By Jesus Trivino | 12/22/2014 - 13:08
Iggy Azalea continues to be on the tips of the tongues of a lot of hip-hop fans, artists and experts.
By Jesus Trivino | 12/17/2014 - 14:26
Love her or hate her, rapper Iggy Azalea owned the pop charts in 2014. Now, lets focus on the hate. Why so much hate?
By Jesus Trivino | 08/14/2014 - 16:28
By Jesus Trivino | 08/14/2014 - 16:04
Crazy Legs isn’t one to boast. So leave it up to us: the Puerto Rican b-boy legend is one of the most iconic Latino figures in hip-hop history. ‘Nuff said.
By Jesus Trivino | 06/15/2014 - 11:00
Black Eyed Peas’ founding member Taboo is ready to drive his own destiny. As a member of BEP he’s sold out arenas, topped the charts and attained platinum plaques.
By Jesus Trivino | 03/16/2014 - 10:00
Yes, Kid Cudi may be a star in the rap world but with his scene-stealing role in Need for Speed, in theaters this Friday, non-hip-hop fans are about to get familiar with the Mexican and African American rapper and actor.
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 11/14/2013 - 15:05
Reggaeton meet your new prince…thy name is J Balvin. The Colombian reggaetonero has updated his genre’s sound with dance-inspired beats and seductive, Drake-esque lyrics. But don’t take our word for it, let the handsome Balvin tell you himself. We caught up with him to talk about his new album, La Familia, his favorite rapper, Drake (no surprise there), and the responsibility of pushing reggaeton into the future.
Tell us about your new album, La Familia.
By Jesus Trivino | 08/13/2013 - 18:54
L.A.-based rapper, Kendrick Lamar, dropped a bomb on the hip-hop world today with his incendiary verse on (Naya Rivera’s beau) Big Sean’s “Control.” The Billboard chart-topper threw lyrical darts at his contemporaries (Mac Miller, A$AP Rocky, J.