Burton & Run-DMC Are Dropping a Snowboarding Collection Together

A new partnership between Run-DMC and snowboarding company Burton will launch this month. The legacy of Run-DMC is making its… Read More

February 8, 2023

“Run-D.M.C. is Over:” DMC Announces Final Run-D.M.C. Show

In an interview with Rock the Bells, Darryl “DMC” Dawkins of Run-DMC announced that the group is holding a final… Read More

January 23, 2023

2022 BET Hip Hop Awards: A Clipse Reunion, Fat Joe With A Drumline, And TikTok Rap Hits

During the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards, Clipse reunited for "Grindin," while "F.N.F. (Let's Go)" rapper GloRilla made her awards… Read More

October 5, 2022

A 2003 ‘Playboy’ Article is at The Center of Jam Master Jay’s Murder Trial

Karl Jordan Jr. was one of two men indicted on murder charges for the killing of Jam Master Jay in… Read More

April 13, 2022

Pete Rock Made One of Hip-Hop’s Most Revered Remixes in Just Five Minutes

Pete Rock breaks down some of his grailed productions for Nas, Kanye, Public Enemy, and more. Pete Rock may not… Read More

November 2, 2021

Here’s Your Chance to Sample Your Favorite Bob James Songs Without Getting Sued

Tracklib has acquired the rights to 20 Bob James songs in a new agreement. Jazz keyboardist Bob James is known… Read More

February 3, 2021

Run-DMC Honors Jam Master Jay With Limited Edition Vinyl

Run-DMC is releasing a series of collectibles in honor of Jam Master Jay. On Tuesday, Run-DMC released their first in… Read More

December 8, 2020

Run DMC Curate Vinyl-Exclusive ’12on12′ Compilation Dedicated to Jam Master Jay

The album features music the group was inspired by, including songs from Afrika Bambaataa, Chic, Anita Baker, and more. Run… Read More

November 28, 2020

Public Enemy Drops Their First Album With Def Jam in 26 Years

Public Enemy frontman Chuck D spoke with Billboard about the album. On Friday, Public Enemy dropped their 15th studio album, What You Gonna… Read More

September 25, 2020

Man Arrested in Jam Master Jay Shooting Posted Multiple Tributes

Karl Jordan Jr. even shot a music video in front of a Jam Master Jay mural. On Monday, two men… Read More

August 19, 2020

The Making of Run-DMC’s Classic Debut, According to Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels

In honor of Black History Month, we talked to the legendary Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels about the pivotal role he played… Read More

February 11, 2020

Rev Run Reflects on Unreleased Run-DMC, Kobe Bryant Collaboration

  Rev Run revealed Run-DMC once collaborated with Kobe through a proposed Adidas promotion. As the news of Kobe Bryant's… Read More

January 30, 2020

‘Songs That Shook America’ Episode Three: The Legacy of Run-DMC’s Barrier-Breaking Single “Rock Box”

AMC’s Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America is a docu-series that will focus on six individual rap songs that… Read More

October 28, 2019

How Run-DMC’s Iconic Debut Album Ushered in a New Era in Hip-Hop

On March 27th, 1984, Run-DMC released their self-titled debut album. After the album was released, it was clear that things… Read More

March 27, 2019