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

6 essential music icons to celebrate Black History Month

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Redman ‘Rocks Da Spot’ on Backspin with the soundtrack to his life

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Music-versary: Jay Z released ‘The Black Album’ on Nov. 14, 2003

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Music-versary: Beastie Boys released their debut album, ‘Licensed to Ill,’ on Nov. 15, 1986

MUSIC

Marathon playlist: Songs to keep you pumped all the way to the finish line

MUSIC

Marathon cool down playlist: Songs to chill out to after a hard run

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Doug E. Fresh tells Ed Lover how he feels about Macklemore’s ‘Downtown’

ALTERNATIVE, COUNTRY, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Relive the days of beepers, AIM, MySpace & more in these songs with dated lyrics

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, POLLS

Poll: Who deserves the next hip-hop biopic? Ed Lover says Bad Boy Records

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Straight Outta Compton: Five tracks to take you to Hub City