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DJ Drama’s new album Quality Street Music 2 will drop on July 22. This week, Dram dropped by Ebro In The Morning to discuss the project, reflect on the beef between Meek Mill and Drake and how his name got dragged into it, his thoughts on the new generation of hip-hop and more.
Megan Ryte and DJ Enuff sat down with Houston legend Z-Ro for an open conversation about his music, his unique run-in with police, an interesting encounter with Hillary Clinton and more. With all of the news surrounding citizens encounters with police, the rapper spoke about his...
After recent incidents with police officers which left Alton Sterling and Philando Castile dead, Nessa spent that past day on her show engaging in an important conversation with listeners over both situations. She also engaged in an important conversation with a police officer...
Jay Z's Reasonable Doubt just celebrated it's 20th Anniversary and I received the opportunity to attend an exclusive event for the man behind the lens of the iconic images from his album. Legendary photographer Jonathan Mannion gave a sneak peek of never before seen images to...
The recent shooting death of Alton Sterling has yet again brought the conversation of the police force's horrible actions into question. A cell phone video made it's way onto the internet showing two Baton Rouge officers restraining Sterling and then shooting him six times. The...
A casual interview with ScHoolboy Q talks about his new album "Blank Face", set to release on July 8th, 2016. He describes how the album "can't all be serious" and many parts will be leading up to it. In the meantime, ScHoolboy Q is taking responsibility as a father and family...
Jonathan Mannion chats about his experiences as a photographer in celebration of the 20 year anniversary of Jay Z's album, "Reasonable Doubt". His photography reflects his passion of expressing meaning through his work, and his goal is to have viewers "walk down memory lane" to...
Michael Blackson walked up to Hot 97 and discussed his experiences coming up with Keving Hart, and had a conversation about letting white people use the "n" word with Ebro in the Morning. The comedian even gave us an awkward rendition of our national anthem. Check it out below.