Danger Behind Hip HopRead articles on the influences of Satan through music.
4/1/2013 by Brian Thomas
The following report is courtesy www.FoxNews.com
NEW YORK – It’s an age-old saying in Hollywood that sex sells, but with consumers finding themselves oversaturated with sexual imagery, today’s top acts are turning to something even more sinful to get our attention: Satan.
Performer Nicki Minaj’s “Pink Friday: ...
3/1/2013 by Brian Thomas
“DO the 666 hot pink!”
Tyler, the Creator, said this twice, to let everyone around him know that he was serious.
On a recent Tuesday one of his managers was on the phone at her dining-room table, talking to a person making custom outfits for Tyler and his crew, Odd Future. (Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All, for the wordy.)...
1/1/2013 by Brian Thomas
The following statement can be found on the About Us page on the Temple of Hip Hop website. Without a doubt, hip hop has danger written all over it!
Founded in 1996 by Hip Hop pioneer and legend KRS-ONE, the Temple Of Hiphop is an international ministry, archive, school and society (M.A.S.S.) movement that teaches Hip Hop beyond entertainment. ...
12/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was authored by Will Ford and published at EX Times.
I finally got a chance to see the Grammy Award performance of Lady Gaga, and was intrigued by what I saw. As you well may know, she came into the building, in an egg, and supposedly had been in this egg for 3 days. Ryan Seacrest said she had been inside the egg for more ...
11/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was published by the NY Daily News.
Rapper Jay-Z is singing President Obama's praises for endorsing same-sex marriage, insisting "it's the right thing to do."
"I've always thought it as something that was still holding the country back," Jay-Z told CNN on Monday, commenting on gay couples not being
10/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was published by Courtesy ChurchLeaders.com.
The Christian Century reported from the Religion News Service late last week about two leading black seminaries who are embracing hip-hop music and culture as a way to speak the language of the next generation. Alton B. Pollard III, dean of Howard University School of Divinity, ...
9/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
Alfred C. Liggins III, CEO of Radio One, recently made the following statements.
During his remarks, Liggins said, “I get a lot of heat for 93.9, WKYS, which plays a whole bunch of hip hop, some of it viewed as questionable, and in Houston in particular, recently, I got a lot of heat from the community because we took a gospel station off...
8/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
7/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was published by Ex Times.
When will children be allowed to be children? The Industry is a “Poison Pill,” especially for the budding 11 year-old pop sensationWillow Smith. From whipping her hair to shaving her scalp, this child is being tossed to the wolves. Recently Willow posted photos of herself from her...
6/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was published by The Christian Post.
Lady Gaga has apologized to fans after canceling her sold-out concert in Indonesia following serious threats from Islamic groups.
Gaga, who is arguably one of the most prominent names in pop music today, was warned not to perform the concert by The Islamic Defenders Front who said that ...
5/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was provided by MTV.
Nicki Minaj’s 29th birthday rolled around on December 8, when she happened to be on a video set with Madonna and M.I.A. for their collaboration "Give Me All Your Luvin". The Young Money rapper was treated to a birthday song, plus cake and champagne on the set and she even got a kiss from ...
4/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report is courtesy Yahoo News.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drugs took many things from Whitney Houston — her pristine voice, clean image and her career — and coroner's officials revealed Thursday that cocaine also played a role in the Grammy winner's death in the bathtub of a luxury hotel nearly six weeks ago.
3/1/2012 by Brian Thomas
The following report was provided by www.theboombox.com
Suddenly, Nicki Minaj's choice of Grammy date -- some old dude dressed like the pope -- makes a little more sense. Performing 'Roman Holiday' during Sunday night's (Feb. 12) telecast, the idiosyncratic rhymer went for a mystical avant-garde religious theme, imagining herself -- or rather ...