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Elton John is a singer-songwriter from the UK. He is also a pianist, record producer and has been around since 1964. Elton has won 6 grammys and created over 40 hits. Some examples of his most popular songs are "Something About the Way You Look Tonight"/"Candle in the Wind 1997", "Rocket Man", "Crocodile Rock", "I'm Still Standing" and "Circle Of...
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If you are looking to gain followers and likes on Instagram, here are some very popular hashtags that will definitely help. Keep in mind that Instagram has a limit of 30 tags, so we're only giving you these 25!   #love #instagood #me #tbt #cute #follow #followme #photooftheday #happy #tagforlikes #beautiful #girl #like #selfie #picoftheday #summer #fun #smile #friends #like4like #instadaily #fashion #igers #instalike #food   Here are all the tags from above, all bunched up, so you can easily select all, copy and paste: #love #instagood #me #tbt...
Tidal is a music streaming service like Pandora or Spotify and it started in October 2014. The company is owned by rapper Jay Z and also other artists like Beyonce, Kanye, Rihanna, Jack White, Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keys, Daft Punk, Madonna, J Cole, DeadMau5, Calvin Harris, Drake and a few more. This service is intended to help artists earn more in...
Action Bronson is a rapper from Queens, NY. His real name is Arian Arslani, he used to be a chef and he has been rapping since 2008. He has a sound similar to Ghostface Killa from Wu-Tang and is signed with Atlantic Records. Action mainly raps to sample-based beats and so far, he has 3 released 3 albums.  He also has a few...
Geto Boys are a hip hop group out of Houston, Texas. Group is made up of Bushwick Bill, Scarface and Willie D. They are best known for hits like "Mind Playing Tricks on Me" and "Damn It Feels Good to Be a Gangsta". So far to date, they have produced 8 albums. Past members include Big Mike, Prince Johnny C, The Sire...
The Beatles are a legendary band from the 60's and 70's. They were made up of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They are the best selling artists ever in history and have inspired thousands of artists in every genre.  They left behind a huge influence on pop culture. They are known for hit songs like "Yesterday", "A...
Lip Sync Battle is a new show on Spike and it is hosted by LL Cool J and Chrissy Teigen. This show is a spin-off from a sketch back from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Be sure to check it out.
Lil Wayne is a rapper, businessman and hip hop icon from New Orleans, Louisiana. He's won 4 Grammy awards and is affiliated with several record labels like Young Money, Cash Money Records and Republic. So far, Lil Wayne he has released over 20 mixtapes, 12 albums and hundreds of singles. He is well known for having numerous hits like "6 Foot 7 Foot", "How...
We all have those days, even weeks or months where nothing comes to mind. You know. Those days where there are no more creative juices flowing, and it happens to everyone. But fortunately, there are things you can do to help overcome this. 1. Take A Break You're probably trying too hard and not giving yourself enough breaks. Leave your studio or place where you normally write or...
RoroLife Presents "Double O" by Touchamill Featuring Junior Ahh.  The video was directed by "Picture Perfect". Beat produced by "Beatknocka" and "Rob Luna". Links: Touchamill Beatknocka Rob Luna
Rock music started in the US and UK and has been around for over 6 decades and has both evolved and maintained longevity. It is a genre that should definitely be respected, as it helped pave the way for so many other genres we have today. There are hundreds of Rock genres, it is very cluttered, but we narrowed it down...
Whether you are a singer, a band or a rapper, there are a handful of ways to release & package your music and it largely depends on how many songs you have ready to release and if you decide to use the common tradition that promotion companies generally do. Traditionally, for new artists, a "promotional single" is typically released first and the closely followed...
Check out Jae Luis on this acoustic cover of Sam Smith's "I'm Not The Only One". Be sure to subscribe to his YouTube channel! Links: YouTube Facebook Twitter Instagram
It's easy to audition for The Voice, all you need to do is follow this simple audition process. Step 1: Setup Your Artist Account Sign Up On The NBC Website When you first sign up, you will get a confirmation email.  Once you click to confirm, you will get a chance to setup you "Artist Profile". Step 2: Choose A City For Audition After you set...
The music awards season starts every year in January, where we get to hear about the nominations and see the many artists and producers receive accolades for their hard work. We put together this list of music award shows you should be watching, all nicely categorized by month. JANUARY People's Choice Awards  recognizes the people and work in pop culture and winners are based on public...
Christopher Wallace, better known as The Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie Smalls, was a rapper from Brooklyn, New York. He was signed with Uptown Records and later Bad Boy Entertainment. He also started the rap group Junior M.A.F.I.A.

Hip Hop ain't going anywhere, so here goes the list of the top 15 cities that keep hip hop alive.  This is based on information collected from sites such as Google and Soundcloud from 2014 to present.

Hip Hop is here to stay.  The music, the styles and culture have been around since the 1970's and spans across all countries and different races.  We put together this list of the best hip hop community websites to help you stay tuned in!

Social Media:
Facebook - You should definitely join Facebook because they have over 1 BILLION active users on average each month (as of 2014).  Make sure you setup a Facebook Artist page and join as many Facebook Groups as you can too.

Jared Martinez just released his debut album, Do You Really Wanna Hurt Me! Find it on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, etc. and Bandcamp (where you can name your price)!
GotInstrumentals.com is a website that specializes in releasing the newest instrumental beats from industry music and up & coming producers.

Johnny Juliano is a beat maker and sound designer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He has worked with famous artists such as Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Big Sean, Nipsey Hussle and Soulja Boy.  Most of his instrumental beats contain elements from multiple music genres.

Allrounda is a respected music producer, beatmaker, rapper and DJ from Cologne, Germany. He is also a graphic artist and web designer.

We are back again and this time we chop it up with the homie Cliff Po, an independent recording artist and producer outta Harlem, NY. He's been putting in alot of hard work in the rap game. In 2013 he won "Most Promising Artist" at the Xtreme 104FM's All Star Music Awards (ASMA). Most recently, the Underground Music Awards (UMA) nominated him as "Artist To Watch" and of...
To Rap literally means "to talk", but more specifically, Rap music comes from a huge mix of influences, city life, culture and it includes many elements of speech like slang, rhyming, word-play, metaphors and also poetry.
Step 1: Listen to Rap
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