HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Bun B: “You need that high skill level to stay in the game.”

How does the hip-hop music scene nowadays compare to back in the day? According to Bun B, quite a lot has changed over time. The legendary member of UGK recently stopped by The Ed Lover Show on Backspin to discuss … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Kanye West: ‘I don’t care about nobody’s opinions’

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="13013,14182,13875"] When it comes down to it, aside from his fame and talent, there’s one thing that can be said about hip-hop mogul Kanye West: He’s always got something to say. Staying true to form, the fearless creator … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony on SiriusXM Backspin

The legendary Bone Thugs‐n‐Harmony stopped by the SiriusXM studio for an exclusive Q&A and performance with Backspin host, Ed Lover and an audience of super-fans. The group performed some of their hits including 1st of Tha Month and Grammy-award winning Crossroads. … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, POP

Berry Gordy talks Motown and Michael Jackson

Airing Saturday 11/23 at 5 pm ET on SiriusXM Stars, Ch. 106 Rebroadcasting 11/23 at 11 pm ET; Sunday 11/24 at 10 am and 1 pm ET Berry Gordy: factory worker, turned songwriter, turned record producer, turned founder of Motown. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 (11/16/2013)

The Music Meeting Top 10 put out another countdown of the hottest and best tracks in hip-hop-voted by you. This week, Kendrick Lamar and Jay Rock are the kings of Hip-Hop Nation with Money Trees, followed by Jay-Z’s colab with … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, HIP-HOP/R&B, JAZZ/STANDARDS, MUSIC, ROCK

What’s On: Hip Hop Pioneer Melle Mel with Ed Lover on Backspin

The Limousines interview on Alt Nation 10 am & 5 pm ET on Alt Nation The Limousines have finally arrived for their long overdue visit to the Alt Nation studios! After putting out their latest album Hush on their own, … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

RZA Remembers Ol’ Dirty Bastard on his 45th Born Day

Airing Friday 11/15 from 5 – 9 pm ET.  The Ed Lover Show celebrates the life, legacy and born day of Ol’ Dirty Bastard on what would have been his 45th birthday! Backspin will highlight his classic solo tracks, Wu-Tang joints … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 (11/9/2013)

The Music Meeting Top 10 put out another countdown of the hottest and best tracks in hip-hop-voted by you. This week, Drake, 2 Chainz and Big Sean reign supreme with their hit single All Me, while last week’s chart toppers … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Eminem: ‘I’m in this game to press buttons’

The Rap God is back – and possibly better than ever. With the release of The Marshall Mathers LP 2 yesterday it looks like Eminem is on his way to reclaiming his seat at the top of the charts. It’s … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

HIP HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top 10 (11/2/2013)

Hip-Hop Nation is serving up yet another fierce countdown, featuring the hottest tracks of the moment… chosen by you! The Kendrick Lamar and Jay Rock duo on Money Trees is a hip-hop force of nature, destroying everything in its path … Continued