Rappers

'People Don't Understand What They've Never Seen': 7 Quotes From Rapper T-Pain on Entrepreneurship

The Grammy Award-winning artist's latest venture: a television show for entrepreneurs. Here's some of his best advice.

Hayden Field

· 4 min read

Meet the Two YouTubers Behind Epic Rap Battles of History, Which Has Racked Up More Than 2.9 Billion Views.

They've dreamed up rap battles such as Barack Obama vs. Mitt Romney, the Mario Brothers vs. the Wright Brothers and everything in between.

Hayden Field

· 11 min read

Chance the Rapper Bought Local News Site Chicagoist -- and Announced It in a New Song

The rapper announced his purchase of the local Chicago news site in the lyrics of a track released Wednesday, 'I Might Need Security.'

Hayden Field

· 2 min read

4 Ways Rapper YBN Nahmir Built a Brand That Has Disrupted the Rap Scene

Nahmir's branding strategies reflect an intuitive understanding of how entrepreneurship can be applied to the rap world.

Ishan Goel

· 5 min read

Kanye West's Most Controversial Moments

Is the outspoken musical genius destroying or helping his personal brand?

Dan Bova

· 5 min read

Rapper Nipsey Hussle: From Gang Life to Self-Made Millionaire

Andrew Medal sits down with rapper Nipsey Hussle to discuss how gang life catapulted his success, his latest album 'Victory Lap' and his various businesses, including a blockchain-specific startup.

Andrew Medal

· 1 min read

Highly Paid 'Fortnite' Streamer Breaks Twitch Records With Help From Drake

'Ninja' saw more than 635,000 people watch his stream with Drake and Travis Scott.

Richard Lawler

· 2 min read

3 Startup Lessons From Hip Hop Entrepreneurs

From Nipsey Hussle, to Jay-Z, to Dr. Dre, rappers are showing how they can think bigger than just bars and hooks.

Andrew Medal

· 6 min read

Soulja Boy Is the OG Growth Hacker

The rapper built his career from scratch through clever digital strategies.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'

We literally felt the power of the Grammy-winning rapper-producer''s latest project and picked his brain for business tips between organ-jiggling vibrations.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 7 min read