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STAR TREK BEYOND / Screening Pass Giveaway-New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, Philadelphia, Atlanta and Washington, DC

Star Trek Beyond is days away from it’s premiere; HipHopFirstClass wants to make sure that our readers and fans, watch this Epic movie before anyone else from the general public. Sooooooooo, we More »

First Aid Shot Therapy : Keeps you going! – Giveaway!

First Aid Shot Therapy the new essential for your everyday life! Are you always on the go? Do you have issues swallowing pills for heartburn, headaches, and colds? You aren’t alone, but More »

CREED – Premiere Pass Giveaway

CREED has been getting movie goers attention all around the country and with only a few days left for the premiere, we want to make sure that one of our lucky readers More »

Get Hard “Prize Pack” Sweepstakes

Get Hard seems to be one of the most anticipated comedies of this year and it is only days away! In celebration we will be giving away some movie passes along with More »

Tom Petty, Steve Miller headline 13th Annual Mountain Jam Fest – The Music Universe

The 13th Annual Mountain Jam Music Festival unveiled the first headliners for its 2017 lineup – Rock and Roll Hall Famers Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers and the Steve Miller Band. Also on the bill are: Peter Frampton, Gary Clark Jr., Michael Franti & Spearhead, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, The Strumbellas, Shovels & Rope, The Revivalists, The Infamous Stringdusters, White Denim, Elephant Revival, Lukas Nelson & Promise the Real, and River Whyless. Additional artists to be announced early next year.

Tom Petty, Steve Miller headline 13th Annual Mountain Jam Fest - The Music Universe

Tickets for Mountain Jam 2017 go on sale Wednesday, November 16th starting at 10 am (EST). General Admission and VIP tickets are available for the full weekend starting at $184 and $600 (plus taxes) respectively.

Certified Fresh: STLNDRMS Pulls Sounds From All Over The World [VIDEO]

Atlanta-based beat crafter STLNDRMS has an MPC that needs its own passport.

Born in Detroit, STLNDRMS and his beat machine have traveled all over the world, collecting stories and sounds that the presents to a loyal fanbase weekly on Facebook Live. He treats viewers to a live show where he creates beats on the spot using samples from his vast record collection.

After doing that for some months, he’s finally ready to break away from his home studio and put out some product in the form his Blue Street EP. Citing DJ Premier  and trap music as his influences, STLNDRMS is crafting his own unique lane.

This Is Spinal Tap members reunite to “go up to 11” with $400m lawsuit

The mock-rock band hope that strength in numbers could boost the claim up to as much as $400m.

The cast and creators This Is Spinal Tap are reuniting for a lawsuit over missing prits from the mock-rockumentary. Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and director Rob Reiner have joined Harry Shearer in a fight with media firm Vivendi which they’ve vowed to “go up to 11.”

As the Guardian reports, the complaint alleges that Vivendi manipulated accounting data, having reported that the total income from soundtrack music sales was just $98 for the years 1989 and 2006, alongside other dubious claims.

2017 Prism Prize Announces Top 20 Finalists

There’s more at stake than ever before when it comes to this year’s Prism Prize winnings, and the 20 finalists for the title best Canadian music video the year have just been announced.

The champion is selected by a jury that votes on the videos based on originality, creativity, style, innovation and effective execution. As previously reported, the winner this year’s prize will be gifted $15,000. The prize will be handed out during a screening and awards ceremony on May 14 at the Tiff Bell Lightbox in Toronto.

The KLF announce 2023: A Trilogy book, set for release in August

The book is a “utopian costume drama, set in the near future, written in the recent past.”

The KLF have fered more details on their impending return, announcing the release  a book called 2023: A Trilogy, set for publication on Faber & Faber on August 23.

Faber & Faber hasn’t released much in the way concrete information about the book, but it’s described as “a trilogy by The Justified Ancients Mu Mu,” one Bill Drummond and Jimmy Cauty’s many aliases.

Down through the epochs and out across the continents, generation upon generation the Justified Ancients Mu Mu have told variants the same story – an end days story, a final chapter story,” reads a press release.

“But with one hope, even if the hope at times seems forlorn. The story contained in this trilogy is the latest telling. Here it is presented as a utopian costume drama, set in the near future, written in the recent past.”

Chris vs Soulja Boy: Where’s 50 Cent And Floyd Mayweather?

What could have been an epic moment in music mayhem may just turn out to be some self-destructive bs. I don’t know. I just know that the gang-related aspects Chris Brown vs Soulja Boy have dominated the music parts. It started out silly and something that a lot people would have paid for…now? I don’t know. It seems like Wack 100 has jumped all the way in and co-opted the hype that 50 and Floyd started.

Big Sean Spits An 8-Minute Freestyle On Funkmaster Flex

To promote his newly-released album I Decided, Big Sean made his way by the Hot 97 studios on Thursday evening to chop it up with Funkmaster Flex. But rather than just discussing the album, Flex asked Sean to bless the listeners on air with a freestyle which he happily obliged to.

Going in over various beats like Freeway’s “What We Do,” Mobb Deep’s “Quiet Storm” and Nas’ “Oochie Wally” to name a few, watch the Detroit rapper go f-the-top for nearly 8-minutes straight in this dope freestyle (below).

Meek Mill Responds To Nicki Minaj/Drake Pic, Trolls W/ Lil’ Kim? –

Maybach Music Group’s Meek Mill may have fired shots back at ex-girlfriend Nicki Minaj. The hip-hop heavyweight looks like he’s throwing shade back her way.

On an alleged temporary Meek Milly Instagram account, he’s posted multiple shots in response to Nicki hooking up with his rap rival Drake.

Meek Mill Responds To Nicki Minaj/Drake Pic, Trolls W/ Lil' Kim? –

Taylor J Shows His Hometown Pride on “The 91 Family Forever”

Minnesota native Taylor J finally unleashes as new visual from his acclaimed collab with super-producer Lex Luger, “The 91 Family.”

You may recall that Lex compared this project to Wiz’s “Cabin Fever” and Waka’s “Salute Me Or Shoot Me” and Taylor’s fans feel the same.

Dave Chappelle Makes Surprise Appearance At Chance The Rapper’s “Open Mike” Event

Chance The Rapper had plenty surprises for the teenagers at his Open Mike Chicago event on Monday.

Comedic legend Dave Chappelle showed up to the showcase.

Chicago Bulls player Jimmy Butler and the cast BET’s The New Edition Story were in attendance too.

Open Mike Chicago’s goal is to provide local teenagers with an outlet to display their talents.