Nov 25, 2013 — This month Bun B, one half of the Underground Kingz, released his fourth solo project and celebrated the 21st anniversary of his group's first album. The musician from Port Arthur, Texas, also speaks about his drive, Ed O.G. and the meaning of trill.
Nov 21, 2013 — Madison Square Garden has figured large in hip-hop culture, and this weekend the arena hosts two nights of Kanye West's Yeezus tour and the final performance of A Tribe Called Quest. We're giving away two tickets to Sunday night's show.
Nov 12, 2013 — The duo from Huntsville, Ala. parted ways last fall but say now that they've had some time to grow as men, they're ready to clock back in.
Nov 11, 2013 — For a special episode of Microphone Check we invited Prince Paul, Mike Dean, Faith Newman, Stretch Armstrong and Ralph McDaniels — all working in hip-hop 20 years ago — to tell stories about a singularly productive and creative year in the culture.
Nov 11, 2013 — The Nashville rapper and the Canadian producer crossed paths and made a private, regretful and graceful breakup song.
Oct 16, 2013 — "If we're talking about the streets — we can't just glorify it. We have to tell the whole story."
Oct 11, 2013 — The Virginia Beach rapper also spoke about Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, Too Short and Wu-Tang.
Oct 3, 2013 — The single-shot black and white video makes plain the stakes and the skills both rappers are working with.
Sep 16, 2013 — Microphone Check will tape an evening of stories about one of the most creative years in hip-hop.
Sep 12, 2013 — The seminal producer also tells stories about Mr. Magic, Pete Rock, Big Daddy Kane and Biz Markie.