Category: Hip-Hop

Year In Review Part 1

  By Alan Ho Alan is the co-founder, chief head and chief editor/publisher at Musiqtone.com. The music year of 2012 has been one wild ride.  It has been a year where indie bands exploded some more, pop music underwent yet another quick and […]

The Spotlight 2

  By Lauren Engberg Who:  Rita Ora Where:  West London, England, United Kingdom (born 1990 in Pristina, Yugoslavia, now Kosovo) For fans of: Rihanna, Gwen Stefani, Drake, Tinie Tempah Rita Ora is a British singer-songwriter that’s quickly gaining notice here in the States. […]

The Critics Corner: Singles Edition

By Hayley Holmes Lifehouse, One Republic, Cassie, and Carly Rae Jepsen all recently released singles.  While they are all very different artists, listeners will find that there is something for everyone. I got to review each of their singles and show you just what that “something for everyone” is.   […]

The Premiere Box

By Alan Ho Who: Lupe Fiasco Video:  Bitch Bad One of hip-hop’s biggest and baddest mavericks, Chicago’s Lupe Fiasco continues his path of constant reinvention and innovation in his new single and video to “Bitch Bad.”  Check out why Lupe is one of hip-hop’s most underrated talents! […]

The Premiere Box

Who:  B.o.B. w/Taylor Swift Video:  Both of Us Rapper B.o.B. spins up another killer collaboration, this time with country-pop superstar Taylor Swift.  Check it out. Video: