ASAP Yams, Creative Force in Hip-Hop, Dies at 26

An Appraisal: ASAP Yams, of ASAP Worldwide, Bridged Hip-Hop Regions and Generations

Pop Music Critic Leaves The New Yorker to Annotate Lyrics for a Start-Up

Pop: Out of Left Field, but Swinging Hard

ArtsBeat: Ratings Bounce for Radio Stations That Turned to Classic Hip-Hop

Larry Smith, Hip-Hop Producer, Dies at 63

Rap Artist Bobby Shmurda Is Arraigned on Violent Crime Counts

The rapper, whose given name is Ackquille Pollard, and a dozen other alleged members of the GS9 group are accused of operating a violent street gang linked to a murder and several shootings.

Bobby Shmurda, Rap Artist, Is Arrested in Manhattan