Results for "ll cool j"Categories CultureEventsInterestInterviewsMusic VideosNew ReleasesNewsPerformancesReviewsSocialVideoSort LatestOldestThe 28 Most Anticipated Albums of 2018We're looking ahead at the new year, at those who've made us promises, and at those with whom we've lost patience.REVOLT TVDJ Mustard, J.U.S.T.I.C.E League, Sonny Digital and London On Da Track weigh in on producers not getting paidThey also reveal what it's like working in the hip hop music industry.Eleven 8Mary J. Blige to receive star on Hollywood Walk of FameIt's about time.REVOLT TVLL Cool J celebrates becoming the first rapper to receive the Kennedy Center HonorProps to the trailblazer.KC OrcuttCelebrities react to Libyan slave trade crisisDonald Trump has not yet made a public statement.Danielle Cheesman'Drink Champs': Steve Stoute and Tone recall the backlash from producing Nas' 'It Was Written'"Everyone was afraid Nas would be commercialized and we would fuck it up."Shaheem ReidNOW PLAYINGREVOLT IQ | SevynSevyn plays our LL Cool J trivia game with Dariany Santana, DJ Kyra Chaos and Leezah Peezah!Revolt06:43The 8 women of lo-fi hip-hop that you need to knowEevee, Sophie Meiers, and more weigh in on expressing sexuality and their music's intent. Plus, we give you a necessary playlist!Bryce ThompsonREVOLT TV looks back at the murder and the investigation of Jam Master JayA timeline chronicling the events leading up to and following the hip-hop pioneer's passing.Shaheem ReidGroove Me: The story of New Jack SwingAn oral history of how Teddy Riley, Uptown Records, and an infectious groove changed R&B and hip-hop forever.Ralph BristoutDesigner Jerome Lamaar talks bringing a new wave of style to the Bronx“Beyonce has been one of the most important people in my entire career,” says the Bronx native.Kai AcevedoBarack and Michelle Obama commission Kehinde Wiley, Amy Sherald for Smithsonian historyWiley and Sherald are the first black artists enlisted to create official presidential portraits for the Smithsonian.Ralph Bristout#REVOLTMusicConference 2017 | Kevin Liles discusses the power of music, hip-hop and truthThe CEO of 300 Entertainment drops gem after gem.KC OrcuttHugh Augustine talks the evolving sound, independent freedom, and collabos of his new musicThe Isaiah Rashad and Syd collaborator's organically-built career is proving to be fruitful.James TuckerLL Cool J revisits 'Accidental Racist' on Drink Champs: 'what we attempted was real'LL says that four years later, the much-maligned song was ahead of its time.REVOLT TVStream: CunninLynguists release first album in six years, ‘Rose Azura Njano’The trio breaks their lengthy hiatus.KC OrcuttPublic Enemy’s Chuck D is releasing his own hip-hop history bookKendrick Lamar, Ice-T, Nas and LL Cool J have already co-signed it, too.KC OrcuttLL Cool J, Nina Simone among 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nomineesThe top five artists selected by the public will make up a "fans' ballot" that will be tallied along with the other ballots.REVOLT TVNOW PLAYING'Drink Champs' | EPMD (Full Episode)The duo talks LL Cool J and Rakim beefs, being the most "sampled group in hip-hop," career longevity, and more.Revolt2:13:23Is that really LL Cool J in EPMD's "Rampage" video? Parrish addresses an urban legendA nearly 30-year bit of rap mythology is answered.Shaheem Reid'Drink Champs': Parrish Smith explains how misinterpreted rap lyric led to LL Cool J dissing EPMD"I tried to put E's ad lib in my verse because he wasn't there and it was very easy to misinterpret."Shaheem Reid'Drink Champs': EPMD reveal how a lyrical misunderstanding led to beef with friend RakimTempers flared over similarities between their "You're a Customer" and Eric B. and Rakim's "I Ain't No Joke."Shaheem ReidEPMD talks to 'Drink Champs' about Drake and others sampling their musicThe Brentwood, Long Island group has one of the most sampled catalogs in music.Shaheem ReidNas closes out Meadows Festival, opening a treasure chest of classicsGod's Son revisited his home borough of Queens and gave a show to remember.Shaheem Reid