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Stories with person: LL Cool J
  • DMC: Commissioner should apologize for words about rap story has photos
    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.

  • VH1's Hip Hop Honors returns, focusing on the ladies 
    Updated: May-23-16 4:42 pm

    NEW YORK - It's been six years, but VH1's Hip Hop Honors is returning to celebrate pioneers of the genre, and this time it's ladies first.