Acting. You're doing it wrong.Sometimes it's fun to see some of our favorite rappers take on acting roles outside of their music videos. At other times, rappers taking on movie roles can end up being horrible idea. Not every rapper can be a convincing drug dealer like DMX is in Belly. The big ... More >>
Some rappers happen to be thoughtful, intelligent people. Every Monday that isn't a national holiday (or thereabouts), Rocks Off will have some of them here discussing issues relevant to their culture.
Photo illustration by John Seaborn GrayThis Week's Panel: Bun B, Renzo, Kyle Hubbard, Mr ... More >>
Balaclavas, Indian Jewelry, Dead Roses: Sat., Feb. 13. The Mink.
Betty Soo: Thu., April 15. McGonigel's Mucky Duck.
White Rhino, Blind Pets, Smoke & Feathers, The Rivermouth: Sat., Jan. 23. The Mink.
Booker T, JJ Grey: Sat., March 27, 8 p.m., $22. Meridian.
Bruce Bruce, Mike Epps: Sat., Marc ... More >>
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Single of the Week: Chamillionaire, "Good Morning"
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Despite what you initially want to think about Cham's new s ... More >>