Difrent is an example how music can often create change. Find out about what hip hop greats like John Legend and the Roots think about youth empowerment and social change on this blog.

The Human Race Horses


With saucy posts like "Sexy job descriptions are hard to find," the blogger at The Human Race Horses sees the humor in the daily grind. His decades worth of experience provide him with plenty of comedic fodder.

by Michael VanDervort over 4 years ago
The Bane of Social Media
by Michael VanDervort over 4 years ago



Want to keep up on what's hot in hip hop? Then check in with BuckMarleyXXX because this blog keeps up with what's coming out as it's happening.



Check in with 2dopeboyz to keep up with hip hop related news--guest performances on late night shows, upcoming albums and tours, and new collaborations are all featured on this blog.

The Weeknd Performs "Earned It" At 2016 Oscars
by JES7 over 2 years ago
Tribe GVNG - "Play" (Video) f. Metta Cvse & Blonco
by JES7 over 2 years ago

Blatantly Blunt


This blog features hip hop news and updates from London.

Pocket Full of Paper


Pocket Full of Paper infuses new music reviews with social awareness and relevant news outside of the hip hop world.

Blood Orange - “Palo Alto”
about 4 years ago
Future - “I Be U”
about 4 years ago

Slang Rap Democracy


Want to keep track of what 'old school' artists like Redman, Mos Def, and Wu-tang crew are up to? Then check out Slang Rap Democracy for updates as well as new music reviews.

Davey-D's Hip Hop Corner


If you want to get a hip hop perspective on the news and happenings in the world, come to Davey D's Hip Hop Corner. Wisdom, music, and a critical reading of the news, what more could you want from a blog?

Madlines: Talks About New Album ‘Love Child’ & Transitioning to the Bay Area
by mrDaveyd about 4 years ago
Jasiri X: Raising the Flag & Using Music as a Weapon to Fight Oppression
by mrDaveyd about 4 years ago

Fake Shore Drive


This blog has won several accolades from prestigious music publications, so it comes highly recommended by those in the industry. Check out their mixtape collections for a good selection of music, mostly coming out of the Chicago music scene.

Chief Keef – Randy Moss
by Andrew Barber over 3 years ago
Live Stream: Kanye West Live @ A (RED) THANK YOU In NYC
by Ty Howard over 3 years ago

99 problems


This blog combines social commentary with music reviews and news and is run by a youth fund promoting youth education. So if you want a young and socially aware point of view check out 99 problems.

Political Quick Hits: April 11th Edition
by Justin Burkhardt over 4 years ago
Political Quick Hits: April 4th Edition
by Justin Burkhardt over 4 years ago

No Warning Shots Fired!


This blog sets itself apart because it doesn't deal with music except in the broad cultural influences on hip hop and rap. So if you want interesting and new ways of thinking about music check out No Warning Shots Fired!

Call for Black Power on MLK Day
by noreply@blogger.com (No Warning Shots Fired !) over 2 years ago
Books or Bullets
by noreply@blogger.com (No Warning Shots Fired !) over 2 years ago

The Smash!


The Smash offers critical commentary on the music industry in a funny and lively tone. This blogger also scours the web for some premium and hilarious hip hop related youtube videos!

by Michelle S. over 3 years ago
by Michelle S. over 3 years ago



How cool is a weekly take on the national news rapped over sick beats? Yes, rapper Jasiri X does just that on his blog RealTalkXpress. So if you're sick of dull and boring news reports you should definitely take a look at this blog!

Can't Stop Won't Stop


Want some opinions on race, hip hop, and copyright law? How about book reviews and social commentary? If this appeals to you, then take a look at Jeff Chang's Can't Stop Won't Stop for an intellectual take on contemporary hip hop culture.

Who We Be + N+1=Summer Reading For You
by Jeff Chang about 4 years ago

The Interludes


Classy graphics accompany intelligently written pieces on cultural movements and trends in rap and hip hop. The bloggers of the Interludes consider their posts to be social documentation of the current music climate and each post is accompanied by a downloadable mix.

The Perfect Labor Storm 2.0


Stats, news, advice - that's what you'll find at this HR blog. Whether you're looking for the latest employment stats or info on bullying in the workplace, this blog has you covered.

Unemployed Workers – Unlucky Victims or Just Not Ready for Jobs?
by admin about 4 years ago
Meet Generation Flux: Change Agents Extraordinare
by admin over 4 years ago

The Industry Radar


Lots of news relating to employee benefits, health insurance coverage, human resources, and more. Its motto is "Tracking the Global Business of People."

Welding & Gases Today Editor's Blog


Although this site offers a good amount of welding knowledge, the blog is not consistently updated, it's the "Official Journal of the Gases and Welding Distributor's Association."

Robot Worx Welding Division


Learn about the booming use of robots in the welding industry here. Readers can also discover just how sophisticated humans need to be in order to operate them properly.

Westermans International Welding Blog


This blog is run by Westermans, a "UK based supplier of used welding and cutting machinery." While how-to articles are few and far between, it's clear from the wealth of articles here that this is your go-to site for industry news and any sort of machinery questions.

New Year for Orbital equipment specialist
by Claire Westerman over 3 years ago
9 Artists and Sculptors Making Beautiful Welded Furniture
by Claire Westerman over 3 years ago