mc lyte

Throughout her almost 30-year career she's been very mum on her personal life.

Fierce MC Rah Digga talks with Monie Love & Ed Lover about the shift that occurred when Lil Kim and Foxy Brown broke onto the hip hop scene; both of their lyrics were written for them by prominent rappers, and their images were was more sexed up than the female rappers before them. Rah talks […]

ESSENCE Festival 2016 is finally upon us, and with festivities just hours away, ESSENCE has announced they will celebrate the life of Prince with a New Orleans-themed tribute on Sunday (July 3).

MC Lyte teaches Rob G White House trivia at Boom Bash 2 while recollecting on her performance for President Obama. Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone Find out which artist MC Lyte calls a “quiet riot” and see Rob G surprise her with some of her favorite throwback things. Watch the full interview above! The […]

The 74-year-old was considered one of boxing's greatest athletes —not just for his impeccable record— but for his activism, strength, and resilience.

Radio One Inc., KROI BOOM92 in conjunction with Live Nation present The 2nd Annual BOOM Bash on Saturday June 11, 2016 at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Classic Hip Hop fanatics will enjoy a musical experience by some of hip-hops legendary pioneers dating back from the 1980’s. The lineup includes artists Rakim, Run DMC, Bone […]

Nicki Minaj and Drake have both been nominated for the 2015 TIME Person of the Year award, and more.

The performer slot for the upcoming Super Bowl's halftime show is up in the air, but Adam Levine and Maroon 5 are in talks to fill it.

BOOM MOMENT IN HIP-HOP: September 17th Act Like You Know is the third album released by the legend MC Lyte. It was released on this day in 1991. The album had a softer, more R&B-like sound than her previous more hardcore albums like Lyte as a Rock & Eyes on This. The project featured some major […]

MC Lyte talks about the double standard female MCs face in the Hip Hop industry and what was her first rapper name was.  Check it out…

The 25-year anniversary of the release of House Party happened earlier this year (March 9) and seminal rap group Kid ‘N Play were right in the center…