- DMC: Commissioner should apologize for words about rap Updated: May-28-16 1:14 am
NEW YORK - Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and hip-hop icon Darryl "DMC" McDaniels says the New York police commissioner's recent comments - where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert - are disrespectful and that the commissioner should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick Lamar - performers whose songs do not promote violence and negative images.
- The Latest: Bratton says comments not about all in hip hop Updated: May-27-16 10:54 pm
NEW YORK - The Latest on New York Police Commissioner William Bratton's recent comments, where he labeled rappers as thugs following a multiple shooting at a hip-hop concert (all times local):
- Madonna, Stevie Wonder pay homage to Prince at Billboard Updated: May-22-16 11:40 pm
Madonna paid homage to Prince by wearing his signature color and bringing another icon - Stevie Wonder - onstage to sing the classic "Purple Rain" at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards.
- Drake leads BET Awards with 9 nods; Beyonce, Rihanna 5 each Updated: May-19-16 8:30 pm
NEW YORK - Drake is walking into the BET Awards with nine nominations, nearly doubling Beyonce and Rihanna, who are up for five awards each.