Casey, you’ve finally reached your stars.
Ten years ago, Usher released the best album of his career. It ended up being the last great album the music industry would release. Here’s why we still scream ‘Yeah!’
The writer once wrote about hip-hop. In this piece, we look back at how he strongly felt about MTV’s drift from hip-hop programing.
The writer once wrote about hip-hop, a lot. In this limited series, he takes a look back at pop culture through a hip-hop lens.
Years ago, rap music was the edgiest, scariest genre of American popular music. Now? Not so much. Here’s why.
Singer Ingrid Michaelson flips music video sexual and gender cliches on their heads with her new music video
Love or her or hate her, Cyrus stays winning. And she scores again, with a great take on Outkast’s classic mega hit.
Hate him or love him, 10 years ago, Kanye West dropped his game changing album, The College Dropout. Doran Miller-Rosenberg reminisces on Ye’s legacy.
The hip hop nerd got serious. Here, he talked to several hip-hop industry executives about the lack of major label talent development. And how it’s hurt hip-hop.
The hip-hop nerd strikes again. Here, he writes about the rappers who’ve influenced the game the most.
The author is a hip-hop nerd. And he had time on his hands. Behold, The world’s first Hip-Hop Draft.
6. You don’t want your boss’s job.
Once you wake up, rested and refreshed, it’s time to move your focus off your problem and onto the solution.
Those who say you can’t aren’t an inspiration.
Dr. Kelly Flanagan says marriage can’t make you un-lonely. It’s a place where two humans can share the experience of loneliness.
Straight talk from a very persuasive dad has a long reaching effect.
Are we faced with so many choices that it’s hard to decide what to do with our lives?
Pete Beisner and his wife have found that sex is a great way to alleviate pain and help people heal after injuries or surgery.
The legendary Notre Dame coach, defining leadership.
People who are “normal” often don’t even know what that feels like.
Have you ever given a gift to assuage guilt for what you couldn’t give your kids? What would happen if you gave the gift of you instead?
In the world’s oldest experiment called parenting, you and the rest of the world are the two objects; your actions (both good and bad) are the unseen forces and your child is the field in between.
Gena Raymond tells her story of rape and how she found the courage to go on from Elizabeth Smart’s story.
Dr. NerdLove offers a man-to-man tutorial on how to not just get the job done, but how to get it done well.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
I’ve decided that my funeral will DEFINITELY be a failure if at no point do we hear The Artist explain to everyone present that “This is what it sounds like When Doves Cry.”
What would you do if you met the grim reaper face-to-face? If you’re Jackie Summers, you decide to pay very very close attention.
U.S. Marine Jonathan Buzin is emerging from a suicidal depression. He’s learned that forced positivity only makes things worse. Pain demands to be felt.
One successful entrepreneur reflects on his last conversations with his father, who died unexpectedly at 54, and vows not to live a life of regrets.