The GRAMMYs

Who do you think voters will choose for Best Rap Album for the 55th GRAMMYs?

Who do you think voters will choose for Best Rap Album for the 55th GRAMMYs?

From Sept. 1–2 GRAMMY-winning hip-hop pioneer Jay-Z shut down the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia for the first annual Made In America music festival. The lineup featured a mashup of artists spanning rock, pop, dance/electronica, and hip-hop, and the crowd was a reflection of that diversity. I was one of thousands of festivalgoers who braved the extreme heat and rain to see artists such as Gary Clark Jr., Mayback Music Group (featuring Rick Ross, Wale and Meek Mill), Janelle Monáe, and Pearl Jam, among others, take the stage for one of music’s biggest Labor Day events yet.
Full review.

From Sept. 1–2 GRAMMY-winning hip-hop pioneer Jay-Z shut down the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia for the first annual Made In America music festival. The lineup featured a mashup of artists spanning rock, pop, dance/electronica, and hip-hop, and the crowd was a reflection of that diversity. I was one of thousands of festivalgoers who braved the extreme heat and rain to see artists such as Gary Clark Jr., Mayback Music Group (featuring Rick Ross, Wale and Meek Mill), Janelle Monáe, and Pearl Jam, among others, take the stage for one of music’s biggest Labor Day events yet.

Full review.

Grandmaster Flash to perform ‘The Message’ with LL Cool J, Common, Rick Ross, & Lupe Fiasco on the #GRAMMYnoms Concert LIVE Nov. 30th on CBS!