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LL Cool


LL Cool J Hosts Grammys Hip-Hop Tribute

On Sunday night, LL Cool J hosted a hip-hop tribute at the Grammys, which was everything we hoped for. The performance began with a montage of some of the most iconic moments in hip-hop history, bringing up memories of music greats such as Tupac, Biggie, and Aaliyah. The event was marked by a https://www.gemsradio.net/top-4-hip-hop-rappers-who-are-the-greatest-of-all-time/stirring performance by Queen Latifah and other artists such as Too $hort, Swizz Beatz, Scarface, DJ Spinderella, […]

todayFebruary 7, 2023

Ismael Lea


How Hip-Hop Led Ismael Lea South To Convert To Islam

Ismael Lea South was born in May 1973. He was introduced to hip-hop at a young age and immediately became a fan. As he got older, he began to see the positive messages in the genre, which attracted him more while he was a student at South Kilburn High School. Ismael says, "Our school had a large African and Afro-Caribbean heritage." We used to listen to Big Daddy Kane, A […]

todayFebruary 1, 2023

50 Cent


50 Cent Believes Eminem Has Greater Impact On Hip Hop Than Jay-Z

Just after Jamal Crawford, a former renowned NA player, said that Jay-Z's impact on hip hop is more significant than that of Eminen, 50 Cent disagreed with the sentiment terming it  "bullshit." Crawford made a claim when he appeared on The Big Podcast (Shaquille O'Neal''s program) with Shaq. "That's why my five, the dominance outweighs the number," Jamal told Shaq, but Shaq disagreed with the sentiments. "Like, JAY-Z's effect on […]

todayJanuary 25, 2023



2023’s Most Anticipated Hip Hop Hits From Drake, Cole, Kanye and Others

Truth be told. 2022 was a good year for hip-hop fans, with releases from top artists like Beyonce, Drake, Kanye, and Lamar Kendrick, to name just a few. It appears that 2023 will be no different. A lot is in store for you if you are a fan of hip-hop. Here are a few artists to look up to: Kendrick Lamar – 'good kid, m.A.A.d city' One of the most […]

todayJanuary 13, 2023

Hip Hop


Is Hip Hop Losing Clout?

(GEMS RADIO)---Hip Hop is by far the most dominant genre in music today. Nine out of ten most bought songs in the United States are by rappers. According to Billboard Magazine though, the signs point that rap music is not delivering the way it used to be. “I will say, I’m concerned,” says Carl Chery, Spotify’s creative director and head of Urban. Chery says he’s been alarmed about rap since […]

todayOctober 19, 2022 1

Hip Hop


Hip Hop 49th Anniversary Celebrated in Coney Island

New York Mayor, Eric Adams opened has opened the 49th anniversary of hip hop at Sedgwick Avenue in Morris Park on Coney Island for the occasion. The occasion celebrates the emergence of hip hop culture that is believed to have emerged from the Bronx almost half a century ago. Celebrating A History of Music and Culture Hip-hop fans believe that the culture started at the anniversary venue in 1973. DJ […]

todayAugust 12, 2022



Nicki Minaj Bares All as She Markets Her Super Freaky Girl Single

Nicki Minaj lit the internet on Sunday when she showcased her curves to all her fans ahead of her ‘Super Freaky Girl’ Single. The 39-year-old bared it all in a skimpy harness and a matching headgear setting the tone for her new video. The Theme of the Single Her thigh-high stiletto boots completed the look giving lovers of hip hop a sneak peek of what to expect once her new […]

todayAugust 9, 2022

Hip hop


Saudi Hip Hop Scene Comes to Light at The BeatRoots in Riyadh

The BeatRoots is a music event held at AlMashtal Creative Space in Riyadh on Friday. It was inspired by American-styled shows such as the Essence festival, which not only brings a city to life but showcases talent in the hip hop world. Promote Local Talent The BeatRoots event featured six Saudi and Bahraini artists and was co-sponsored by Museland-a Bahrain-based record label. The theme of the electrifying event was also […]

todayJuly 6, 2022

Chris Brown


Ghostwriting is Ideal for RnBs but Not Hip Hop, Chris Brown Says

Ghostwriting is a major facet of the music world where talented artists compose lyrics for celebrity singers. However, a raging debate has been ongoing regarding the role of the skill in both the RnB and hip-hop scenes. Chris Brown has finally shared his sentiments about the topic by saying that ghostwriting may not work for rappers. While speaking at the Drink Champs, Breezy said that rappers are more likely to […]

todayJune 30, 2022