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Are all the President’s Men Still Down?

While President Obama's celebrity supporter list is a bit less excited now than in 2008, there is still time

B.I.G. at 40 Would Not Have Been Juicy

Hip Hop icon Biggie Smalls would have had a hard time and little success if he were alive today

REDISTRICT365: Redraw Worries Won’t Blow Over in Chi-town

Media takes and angles on just how critical redistricting is these days – at issue, right now, is that a lot of pollsters still...

White House Honors African-American Music

The White House began the month of June on a commemorative note by acknowledging it as African-American Music Appreciation Month.

“Common” Controversy Shows Distraction Politics At Work

This week, the blogosphere and Twitterverse were abuzz over news that Michelle Obama had included a "vile rapper" among a list of poets and lyrical artists invited to a May 11 celebration of poetry at the White House.

Hip Hop Leaders Russell Simmons, Common Encourage Young Blacks to Vote

In an effort to spur increased voter enthusiasm, the DNC has engaged musicians and cultural icons to help promote the importance of the Nov. 2 midterm elections.