Hip Hop

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Diddy is Launching a Music Video Channel

Remember when all MTV used to play was Music Videos? These days I have to search online if I want to watch a music video because they are never on TV. That’s about to change […]

102.5 KSFM–10/02/2013

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Drake Sued For 76K By Stylist

Looks like trouble for the Toronto rapper. After an explosive performance at the VMAs, Drake was hit with a lawsuit from boutique owner Michael Raphael for $76,000. The owner says that he was hired for “consulting […]

102.5 KSFM–08/27/2013

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Brian Williams Raps [Video]

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon cracks me up. I swear I lose sleep staying up to watch his show every night. Lately my favorite segment has to be mash-ups of Brian Willaims rapping classic hip […]

102.5 KSFM–07/31/2013

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Nas Honored With Harvard Hip-Hop Fellowship

Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”


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NBC News Brian Williams Raps [Video]

NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams is gangsta. Don’t believe me? Then check out the latest videos to go viral courtesy of Jimmy Fallon, who created these mash-ups, making it seem like Brian Williams was […]

102.5 KSFM–06/10/2013

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New Music Tuesday: Iggy Azalea “Work”

Check here every Tuesday for a brand new track from some of your favorite artist, and some you may have never heard of. This week’s artist is Iggy Azalea. “Work” is a song recorded by the Australian hip […]

102.5 KSFM–04/09/2013


Train Passenger’s Raw Talent [Video]

Talent could be lurking anywhere. Take this guy on a train for example. He is the latest musician to go viral after his beat boxing and drumming video hit the web. A lot of folks […]

102.5 KSFM–03/20/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Is There Room For Feelings In Hip-Hop?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Emotions in hip-hop aren’t exactly new. Tupac’s “Dear Mama” was one of […]


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Jay-Z Remembers How Nirvana “Stopped” Hip-Hop With “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

According to rap mogul Jay-Z, Kurt Cobain and Nirvana were so popular in the early ’90s that the entire hip-hop movement had to simply take a time out while grunge ran its course.


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Kittens Wearing Capes Fly In Slow Motion [Video]

Have you ever wondered what it takes to create a viral video? There is a secret recipe for a creating internet gold.  The answer is simple really.  Just make a video that includes cute kittens, […]

102.5 KSFM–09/17/2012

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Win Wiz Khalifa Tickets All Week With Sugabear

Wiz Khalifa is coming to Sacramento in November and even though the tickets don’t go on sale until Friday, Sugabear has your chance to win tickets all week long! Wiz will be on stage at […]

102.5 KSFM–09/04/2012

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New Music Tuesday: August 21, 2012

Check here weekly for a list of your favorite artists and their latest releases. This week features music from Trey Songz & Busta Rhymes 1. DJ Khaled – Kiss the Ring (Album) 2. Trey Songz – Chapter […]

102.5 KSFM–08/21/2012

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“Remember That?” Track Of The Day: Petey Pablo

“Raise Up” is the title of a song recorded by Petey Pablo. It was released in August 2001 as the lead single from his debut album Diary of a Sinner: 1st Entry. The song peaked at […]

102.5 KSFM–06/14/2012

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[Movie Trailer] “Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap”

Directed by rapper/actor [mp3com-artist]Ice T[/mp3com-artist], this documentary movie uncovers how hip-hop has grown to dominate the world. Ice T chops it up with founders, newcomers, and superstars like Dr. Dre., Eminem, KRS-One, and Kanye West […]


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Sh*t Drake Says [Video]

If ya haven’t heard yet..[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Drake[/lastfm] is coming to the UC Davis Pavilion on March 7th.  Keep it locked to 1025 for your chance to win tickets!  Now that we got the business out of […]