Who could've guessed? The two hip hop dominating power couple of this generation are engaged! You heard it right folks, Bodak's Yellow and Bad and Boujee rappers are officially engaged! The proposal took place infront of a huge crowd of fans that filled up the arena at 99 Powerhouse concert. The two were performing on stage in Philadelphia when Migos' Offset took a knee and … [Read more...] about The Rap Up, Brantford: CARDI B AND OFFSET ENGAGED!!
Kendrick Lamar Good Kid M.A.A.D. City Kendrick Lamar’s “Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City” celebrated its five year anniversary on October 22nd. During the Rap Up we discussed how not only was this one of our most cherished albums, it also changed the way the audience was listening to the music. Not only was it critically acclaimed, but listeners like us could not get enough of it. We … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode No. 19
DJs Deej and Winks were in the studio last night after a relaxing Reading Week. Winks and Nix will be hosting next week, while Deej is at the Matthew Good concert. He is playing at Maxwell's Concerts & Events, and she will be writing a review. The Oscars, Steve Harvey Style: Although moreso the fault of the Oscar staff rather than that of Jimmy Kimmel, the wrong film was … [Read more...] about Week 7.2 – February 27, 2017
"They say you gotta sell it to snatch the Grammy" Well Chance, you proved them wrong. In case you missed this years Grammy celebrations, The Rap Up has you covered. Perhaps the biggest story of the night for the Hip-Hop community is that Chance the Rapper took home a total of three Grammy's for "Best New Artist", "Best Rap Album", and "Best Rap Performance". After a … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode No. 16
Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, set social media ablaze with all things Migos on January 8th when he shouted out the Atlanta hip-hop trio and their single “Bad and Boujee” during his first Golden Globes acceptance speech. The big ups to Migos increased Spotify streams of the single by a staggering 243 percent and it didn’t stop there—Glover confirmed an upcoming … [Read more...] about The Zeitgeist of Hip-Hop: Migos’ Culture