1. Run-D.M.C. Brought Hip-Hop to the World at Live Aid 30 Years Ago Today: Watch Now

    July 13, 2015 3:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Today marks the 30-year anniversary of one of hip-hop history's biggest moments:  Run-D.M.C. , hip-hop's first mainstream act, brought the genre to the world as the only rap group booked at 1985's monumental Live Aid benefit concert. ...

  2. 'Made in America' Film Will Explode Onto Screen, Says Brian Grazer

    September 05, 2012 9:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 "[There'll be] enough combustion that lives inside of this movie that it will have theatrical release that will transcend film festivals" From backstage at the Jay-Z curated Budweiser Made In America festival Sunday (September 2) in P ...

  3. Brian Grazer on 'Made In America' Doc: 'Jay-Z Putting His Finger on A Place And Time'

    September 05, 2012 7:30 AM EDT Ron Howard filming and directing a documentary on the Budweiser Made In America Festival on Sept. 1, 2012 in Philadelphia. (Kevin Mazur/WireImage) From backstage at the Jay-Z curated Budweiser Made In America festival Sunday (September 2) in Phila ...

  4. Pearl Jam & Jay-Z Rock Together to Cap Made In America Fest: Photos & More

    September 03, 2012 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam's mash-up with Jay-Z, Run-D.M.C.'s reunion, Ron Howard hanging out, and more from the inaugural Philly fest. Pearl Jam' s inspired live mashup with Jay-Z brought his inaugural Made In America festival to an unforgettable clo ...

  5. Chuck D 'Teary-Eyed' Over Adam Yauch Death

    May 04, 2012 10:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 A quarter-century ago, the Beastie Boys helped Public Enemy get their start on the road, history that wasn't lost on the hip-hop group's Chuck D on Friday. "Last night, I took a 14 hour flight to Sydney, Australia from LA, embarking o ...

  6. Kid Rock Brings Out Sheryl Crow, Rev Run for 40th Birthday Concert in Detroit

    January 16, 2011 12:56 PM EST 0 0 0 A wealth of guests -- including Sheryl Crow , Peter Wolf, Martina McBride , Joseph "Rev Run" Simmons, Uncle Kracker and Anita Baker -- and nearly 60,000 of his "closest friends" helped Kid Rock celebrate his 40th birthday on Satu ...

  7. Run-DMC Duo Leave Door Open For Future Collaboration

    April 05, 2009 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Darryl "DMC" McDaniels and Joseph "Run" Simmons have not performed as Run-DMC since the 2002 shooting death of DJ Jason "Jam Master Jay" Mizell. But the duo have left the door open for making music together again, Run t ...

  8. Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd Team For 'Rebels' Tour

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd will team up for a run of co-headlining dates in August, beginning Aug. 8 in Oklahoma City. The shed tour, under the "Rock and Rebels" banner, will feature an opening act s Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd will team ...

  9. Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd Team For Summer Run

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd will team up for a run of co-headlining dates in August, beginning Aug. 8 in Oklahoma City. The shed tour, under the "Rock and Rebels" banner, will feature an opening act to be announced. Additionally, Skynyrd ...

  10. Lopez, Anthony Confirm Joint Fall Tour

    July 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As exclusively revealed here last week, superstar Latin husband-and-wife duo Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony will tour together for the first time this fall. The trek will kick off Sept. 29 in Atlanti As exclusively revealed here last week, supersta ...

  11. DMC Emerges Older, Wiser With Solo Debut

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 It was a revelation that changed the name of the game, literally: DMC was adopted. He wasn't born Darryl McDaniels ("son of Byford, brother of Al"), but Darryl Lovelace, and for the five years after h It was a revelation that changed ...

  12. Top Acts Sign On For VH1 Hip-Hop Honors

    August 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some of the biggest names of hip-hop past and present will be on hand for the second VH1 Hip-Hop Honors, to be broadcast on the music channel Sept. 26 from New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. Some of the biggest names of hip-hop past and present w ...

  13. Billboard Bits: Rev. Run, Duran Duran, 46664 Arctic

    May 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Rev. Run, Duran Duran, 46664 Arctic Run-DMC's Reverend Run will open his home to MTV cameras for the new reality series "Run's House." The show will hit the airwaves at the end of the year and was brought to MTV by Sean & ...

  14. Babyface Drafts Stars For Pro-Vote Single

    August 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Producer/artist Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds has spearheaded an all-star cover of Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes' "Wake Up Everybody" in hopes it will inspire youths to vote in the upcoming presiden Producer/artist Kenneth ...

  15. Nas, Wu-Tang Sign On For Hip-Hop Youth Summit

    January 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nas, members of the Wu-Tang Clan, Run-D.M.C.'s Reverend Run, and Fat Joe are among the hip-hop artists who will appear at the first Hip-Hop Youth Summit, to be held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Jan. Nas, members of the Wu-Tang Clan, Run-D.M.C ...