Review: Sean Combs Leads a Bad Boy Reunion, With a Surprising Amount of Soul

The show celebrated the Notorious B.I.G., who would have turned 44 on Saturday. “The greatest rapper of all time isn’t here to celebrate with us,” Mr. Combs said before the concert closed with “I’ll Be Missing You.”

The show celebrated the Notorious B.I.G., who would have turned 44 on Saturday. “The greatest rapper of all time isn’t here to celebrate with us,” Mr. Combs said before the concert closed with “I’ll Be Missing You.”

Intimate Photos of ’90s Hip-Hop’s Biggest Stars, From the Woman Who Styled Them

Misa Hylton, the Bad Boy Records stylist who created looks for everyone from Mary J. Blige to Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs, shares personal snapshots.

Misa Hylton, the Bad Boy Records stylist who created looks for everyone from Mary J. Blige to Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs, shares personal snapshots.

Pop & Rock Listings for May 20-26

Critic’s Notebook: Skepta and Dizzee Rascal Illustrate Grime’s Push and Pull

For a decade and a half, a rugged, fast-paced British offshoot of hip-hop has been remarkably durable, as two acts prove.

For a decade and a half, a rugged, fast-paced British offshoot of hip-hop has been remarkably durable, as two acts prove.

Review: ASAP Ferg’s Big Heart Pulses on ‘Always Strive and Prosper’

The rapper’s second full-length album is chaotic and buoyant, moves at varying speeds and offers different textures.

The rapper’s second full-length album is chaotic and buoyant, moves at varying speeds and offers different textures.

Arts | Long Island: At Montclair Records, a Bedroom Community With Verve

Founded in a basement by three friends, the recording studio doubles as living quarters. In addition to helping Long Island musicians, the partners began a concert series that meshes hip-hop and rock.

Founded in a basement by three friends, the recording studio doubles as living quarters. In addition to helping Long Island musicians, the partners began a concert series that meshes hip-hop and rock.


New Rock Hall of Fame Class Confronts a Familiar Identity Crisis

The induction of N.W.A this year reignited a long-running debate: What exactly is rock ’n’ roll, anyway?


The induction of N.W.A this year reignited a long-running debate: What exactly is rock ’n’ roll, anyway?


Puff Daddy Hosting Bad Boy Reunion Concert Celebrating the Notorious B.I.G.

The May 20 show at Barclays Center in Brooklyn will feature Jay Z, Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans and more associated artists.

The May 20 show at Barclays Center in Brooklyn will feature Jay Z, Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans and more associated artists.