Boyz n the Hood

  • Voice Choices

    April 16, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 3, 2014

    Revisiting Beat Street 30 Years Later

    Last week kicked off City College New York's fifth annual Is Hip-Hop History Conference. An annual conference aimed at preserving and promoting hip-hop culture, this year's opening night was a celebration of the classic hip-hop film Beat Street's 30th anniversary. Along with event co-founders Elena ... More >>

  • Music

    January 16, 2013

    Pazz & Jop: Kendrick Lamar, Finally Compton's Most Wanted

    It took quite some time for the rapper to become an overnight success

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2011

    Six Awful Things About Karmin's "Crash Your Party"

    ​Tonight is Z100's Jingle Ball—headlined by Lady Gaga! with a set by Kelly Clarkson!—and the top-40 station's annual celebration of its playlist's biggest stars will be co-hosted by the duo Karmin, a pair of Berklee-educated musicians from Boston who rose to prominence earlier this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2011

    Lil B To Last Night's Sold-Out Crowd At the Highline Ballroom: "I Adopted A Cat!"

    One thousand based gods at last night's Highline Ballroom. Twitpic via Debby LONDON​"I'm the first rapper ever to write a book in email and text message form," Lil B says from a Highline Ballroom stage, surveying the sold-out room. "At 19! And they had the nerve to call me stupid." Lil B is no ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2011

    Has Salon's Cary Tennis Really Lost It?

    ​Salon's Cary Tennis is the craziest advice columnist in the world. Not an easy feat, to be sure, but we're not the first ones to notice. (In fact, it's well documented.) He has extensively chronicled his own issues, including his history of alcoholism and ongoing fight with cancer, but tends ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2009

    4 Stabbed at Notorious Party

    "DONT FORGET THIS FRIDAY JAN 16TH ITS GOIN DOWN @ D'JUMBALA NIGHTCLUB!!!!" said the flyer at the Canarsie club's MySpace page. What went down included four stabbed patrons, one of whom is in critical condition. The event was advertised as an "official afterparty for the movie Notorious," so there's ... More >>

  • Film

    February 14, 2006
  • Film

    August 9, 2005