JAY-Z’s Iconic Album ‘The Blueprint’ to Be Archived in the Library of Congress – HIGHSNOBIETY

Jay-Z’s hip hop accomplishments are countless – both on the mic and in the boardroom. For many hip hop fans, he is easily the greatest rapper of all time. Now, according to an article published on high snobiety.com, the jiggaman can add American history to his impressive list of accomplishments. From snobiety.com, Today the Library…

Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO Tour Llif3” Goes Triple Platinum

Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO Tour Llif3” Goes Triple Platinum   After going double platinum status earlier this month for his smash hit “XO Tour Llif3,″ Lil Uzi Vert has reached yet another benchmark in his young career, officially going triple platinum as of last night. According to the rapper’s Instagram, the TM88-produced cut is now…

Hip-Hop Takes the Throne, Passes Rock as Most Consumed Genre in U.S.

Hip-Hop Takes the Throne, Passes Rock as Most Consumed Genre in U.S.   It’s time for a changing of the guard. According to Nielsen Music’s annual mid-year report, Hip-Hop/R&B has pushed Rock out of the top spot of the United States’s most-consumed musical genre for the first time ever. As of July, the musical category has…

Russell Westbrook Overjoyed With Shoutout In Kendrick Lamar’s “The Heart Part 4”

SPSS  “You jumped sides on me, now you ’bout to meet Westbrook.” It’s been a good year for Russell Westbrook. He’s averaging a triple-double and he just got shouted out in a Kendrick Lamar song. Kendrick’s new track “The Heart Part 4” takes aim at an unnamed foe — likely Big Sean or Drake — and compares himself…

Chance The Rapper Just Picked Up His Very First Grammy

  Chance The Rapper Just Picked Up His Very First Grammy After fighting for streaming-only releases to be recognized by the Recording Academy, Chance the Rapper has won his first-ever Grammy.The Chicago rapper took home a gramophone for “No Problem” in the Best Rap Performance category. Decked out in his very own Obama sweatshirt, he…