(WORT) — The Urban Community Arts Network is a Madison-based non-profit group that works to support the city’s hip-hop community through fostering and empowering musicians and artists. The group, known as UCAN, is celebrating the local scene this weekend with the sixth annual Madison Hip-Hop Awards. The show will be held on Saturday, November 7 at the Barrymore Theatre.
If the aspiring young rapper in your life is looking to rise to the ranks of Drake and Jay Z, but doesn’t really know where to begin, local hip-hop artist and educator Rob Dz is probably their best bet. Through Madison Public Library’s Bubbler program, Rob offers regular classes on hip-hop recording and personal marketing, […]
At a time when violence and racism seem to dominate our cultural landscape, stories of people putting their talents toward the good of others feel particularly crucial. That’s the path rapper F. Stokes has chosen to take with his new educational project, Rappin’ Ricky.
“Arizona’s premier Hip Hop duo Shining Soul, show that the element of rap still is a conduit for revolutionary change. Shining Soul brings to light the social injustices that attack their daily lives, such as the criminalization and militarization of indigenous and immigrant communities… “
Kevin Brors, who operates with the name K-Dog, says, “My music is all made with my keyboard synthesizer and with virtual dj pro. It is all 100% my own original content, and I would love an oppertunity to talk and play my music on the air. you can check out all my music on youtube at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCopaWWmrTxzTq7LQBaDegXw/videos… i look […]
Z! produces a program on women in hip hop…Although women often go unnoticed in a lot of music genres, including hip hop, they are ever present and making incredible music. This show will highlight some of the up and coming and underground women in hip hop who have lots to say!