| Feb 17, 2011
| 12:37 PM
This weekend two vastly different rap duos will perform in Baltimore.
The first one, Salt-n-Pepa, formed in New York and are icons of the genre. The second one, AK Slaughter, are homegrown, and barely five years old.
Cheryl James and Sandy Denton ...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Fresh Fest has been a big hit at Portsmouth's nTelos amphitheater in recent years. The festival celebrating old-school, '70s and '80s hip-hop returns in August for what should be another big party for those of us who use the phrase "back in the day."...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Gayle on the Go! featured these events for the Sunday, Aug. 28
Sunday @ 7:30pm Rhythm and Roots John Anson Ford Amphitheater 2580 Cahuenga Boulevard East Los Angeles (323) 461-3673 fordtheatres.org Different cultures share different music and dance...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:06 AM
Shelonda Stokes has a vision for this year's African American Festival — and it's a whopper.
In her second year producing the festival, she's already excited about one of its new features: a fitness-craving flashmob, with enough people to earn a...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 6:19 PM
Fourteen-year-old Carl Bradley sank long jump after long jump Saturday from the Xtreme Basketball Xhibition courts at Baltimore's African American Festival in a sweat-soaked gray T-shirt, while his former NBA star father, Dudley Bradley, hung out in the...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 8:25 AM
The Fresh Fest celebration of old-school hip-hop in Portsmouth has been postponed from Saturday, Aug. 18 to Friday, Sept. 14, according to a press release from promoters.
The show, which in years past has drawn big crowds to the nTelos amphitheater in...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Rap videos can be tricky to understand as an art form. If you aren't in tune with the culture, you might just dismiss them all as a cavalcade of ginormous butts, bottles, cars and one tough guy in the back row counting a large wad of money. (People in...