Documentary: Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats And R...

Hip-Hop: Bey­ond Beats and Rhymes is a 2015 doc­u­ment­ary film writ­ten, pro­duced, and dir­ec­ted by Byron Hurt. The doc­u­ment­ary explores the issues of mas­culin­ity,… Read more

New Album: Verbal Vision by Verbal Skill...

Verbal­Vi­sion by Verbal Skillz Verbal Skillz’s new album Verbal Vis­ion, is a must check to have a hint of what homegrown Hip-Hop in UK is… Read more

Fresh! #GlobalFaction presents… Big Fr...

Totally did not expect that trappy beat to hit my speak­ers, on GlobalFaction’s chan­nel that is a rar­ity, MY GOD! The pro­duc­tion on this track… Read more

Classic! #GlobalFaction presents… Logi...

One is a heavy, heavy track, that much is un-doubt­­able. With Amy’s elev­ated har­mon­ies and lyr­i­cism and RU1 and Logic’s mes­sages this proved to be… Read more

Fresh! #GlobalFaction presents… Space ...

Eth­er­e­al chords creep in, the touch­down is simple, unpre­sum­ing, “yeah I wanna spread peace, love and hap­pi­ness”. It’s a strange com­par­is­on, but I get that… Read more

Knowledge Session : Who Was Toussaint L...

Known to his con­tem­por­ar­ies as “The Black Napo­leon,” Tous­saint L’Ouverture was a former slave who rose to become the lead­er of the only suc­cess­ful slave… Read more

Talking About Resistance, Slavery & ...

I Am Hip-Hop magazine, in asso­ci­ation with Glob­al­Fac­tion, met The Last Poets for an artist to artist con­ver­sa­tion con­duc­ted by Logic (Peoples Army) and… Read more

Review: KRS-One @TheJazzCafe London @IAm...

Know­ledge Reigns Supreme, KRS, KRS-One, simply one of the most com­pel­ling, legit and uncom­prom­ised per­form­ances you’ll ever have the hon­our of bear­ing wit­ness to, hon­estly.… Read more

Black Bodies: White Faces | The Commodif...

  Noth­ing has changed. The slave-mas­ter paradigm has simply shif­ted to the cre­at­ive sphere of rap music. The mas­ter being the white record label own­er,… Read more

Knowledge Session: Forgetting Srebrenica...

SREBREN­ICA MAS­SACRE FOUN­DED A BLOODY LIGHT­BULB When it comes to the war of Bos­nia the single most high­lighted event to be summoned is Srebren­ica. Though unlike… Read more

Interview: Introducing @ShareefaEnergy

Shareefa Energy is Unsigned Hype Spoken Word Poet of the Year 2014 and her Meandou pro­duced Reas­on­ing with Self EP will be launched at D’Gaf… Read more

Inter­view with CJ Fly @FLYestintheeERA

I Am Hip-Hop magazine’s edit­or Rishma Dhali­wal had a catch up with Brook­lyn rap­per CJ Fly the co-founder of the hip-hop col­lect­ive Pro Era along… Read more