by Hayat Mohamed onMay 20, 2011
The New Orleans rapper finds himself in trouble with the law once again.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMarch 2, 2011
Little girl's song asks him to consider his lyrics' effect on women.
June 29, 2010
Success smiles more often on people from famous families. Jaden has Will and Jada to thank, and where would Solange be without Beyoncé? Still, not everyone with connected kinfolk is riding coattails. The Root takes a look some high-profile careers to see which ones stand on their own.
May 3, 2010
The standout part of the episode was Creighton Bernette's (John Goodman) YouTube rant. Finally, a (slightly) faster pace.
December 4, 2009
Call it wishful thinking if you’d like, but as 2009 draws to a close, here’s to hoping that the following politicos, pop stars and “whatever they do” celebrities go MIA in 2010.
by David Wall Rice onNovember 16, 2009
Def Jam is 25. "Rapper’s Delight" is 30. And Rakim is 41. But with his latest album, The Seventh Seal, hip-hop heads can remember the best of the golden age.
October 16, 2009
The song, with rapper Lil Wayne, is called: "I Can Transform Ya."
June 8, 2009
T-Pain, Lil' Wayne (and pretty much everyone out right now) really hopes not...
June 3, 2009
You know that T-Pain and Lil' Wayne album you were hotly anticipating? It's almost finished!
May 20, 2009
The Afternoon Round-Up:
Jay Mohr talks greasy about FLOTUS on radio show, Black woman gains traction as she runs for French parliament, Rep. Maxine Waters unveils plan for Afghanistan...
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Recent film exposes journalists' guilt. Plus: The Root's valued leader resigns.
The rapper debuted his new single by projecting the song's video on buildings in New York.
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