New Music: Joey BadA$$ “Word Is Bond”

With his Summer Knight EP set for a June 12th release, BK's Joey BadAss delivers a sample for the project titled "Word is Bond". You know the BadAss sound, lyrical sharpness over boom bap tracks. We get the...

Music Artist Turns To Fan For Support & Funds

As the entertainment landscape changes, the constant challenge for many artists is to remain in touch with a creative center while attempting to meet the needs of a very fickle mainstream audience. Furthe...

Spotlight on Toronto’s Manifesto Festival

After a summer of looking at the Euro based Hip Hop scene we swing back over to North American soil and visit the city of Toronto. Now going onto it's 6th yr the Manifesto Festival has been providing an ama...

Infancy Stages of Hip Hop in Europe

Taking the culture beyond the U.S borders, sickness The Hip Hop Democrat brings you another look into the global role of Hip Hop.  Our guest road correspondant the Fly By Coco Latina touches on the early a...