20 Old School Hip-Hop Songs to Bump to

Hip-Hop is something that is very influential. It began in the 1970s as an underground urban movement in the South Bronx of New York. Today, hip-hop has a completely different sound than it did over a decade ago, and we here at Jetlag decided to give you 20 hits to recap the essence of hip-hop in an old school era.  Continue reading “20 Old School Hip-Hop Songs to Bump to”

Forbes List: Hip-Hop’s Top 5 Richest of 2017

Last year, Diddy topped hip-hop’s Forbes list gaining $62 million, while Jay-Z trailed behind him with $53.5 million. Hip-hop’s reigning queen Nicki Minaj, is the only female rapper to ever make the list, and she’s ranked every year since her debut in 2011. Last year she came in at number 6, just $3.5 million behind Wiz Khalifa, who gained $24 million. Let’s see if she was able to rank top five of this year’s list. Continue reading “Forbes List: Hip-Hop’s Top 5 Richest of 2017”

2017 BET Awards Nominations

The nominees for 2017 BET Awards have been revealed and like every year, managed to spark some controversy. It’s no surprise Beyoncé is leading the pack with seven nods, while Bruno Mars trails behind her with five this year. Performances for the 17th annual BET Awards have yet to be announced, but you can check out the full list of nominees down below: Continue reading “2017 BET Awards Nominations”

Ranking Drizzy and Nicki’s Best Collaborations

When 2/3 of The Big 3 gets together, there is no doubt that it’s going to be a hit. With Nicki’s swiftness and versatile skills of riding any kind of beat and Drake’s hardcore meets boy next door persona, these two demand attention on a track. Whether people feel like they didn’t have any memorable punchlines or their flow wasn’t hard enough, they still wind up somehow being the topic of discussion when it’s all said and done.  Continue reading “Ranking Drizzy and Nicki’s Best Collaborations”

WATCH Nicki Minaj’s “No Frauds” Music Video

Hip-Hop’s reigning queen is back – after a month of anticipation from her Barbz, Nicki Minaj finally released the visual of her most controversial song this year, “No Frauds”.  Continue reading “WATCH Nicki Minaj’s “No Frauds” Music Video”