This Black Music Month, Urban One Baltimore Proudly Recognizes National/International Music Icon and our hometown’s own, Maysa! She stopped by our studios this month to talk about her latest project and how much she loves the LOVE she gets from Baltimore! #BlackMusicMonth driven by Nissan

The estate of late rap icon The Notorious B.I.G. has partnered with Bad Boy, Atlantic and Warner Music's legacy offshoot Rhino to release the 'Life After Death 25th Anniversary Super Deluxe Boxed Set' in an effort to launch his would-be 50th b'day celebration going on for the entire duration of 2022.


Gemini season is officially here, and a lot of legendary rappers belong to the same zodiac sign.

It seems like it was yesterday, but 1997 was a long time ago. On this day we lost the late great Christopher Wallace better known as “The Notorious B.I.G”. Me being a Hip Hop head, I don’t call him that. “Biggie” is his name to me. I wonder where his life would have been if […]

Damian “D-Roc” Butler tells the story of when the two were dealing drugs in their old neighborhood in Brooklyn. The story is one of many from a documentary that chronicles the life of the late rap star's life and legacy. Catch "Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell" on Netflix now!

Do you believe in ghosts? What about being able to talk to the dead? Well, Lil Kim does!! She was a guest on the show Hollywood Medium where the guy talks to dead loved ones (yeah that show). The celebrity medium Tyler connected to the Notorious B.I.G. for Lil Kim and it was definitely interesting. […]

Think you know Biggie? Put your knowledge to the test...

As we honor the 20th anniversary of the Notorious B.I.G.’s death, Kelson went around the office to see how well our Radio One – Baltimore staff knows their Biggie Smalls lyrics and well, not so much! Peep the video below to see how they did and if you think YOU know Big, click here to take […]

Diddy aka Puff Daddy aka Puffy aka Sean Combs has a lot going on that we don’t know about and I want to put you down.He also feels responsible for Biggies death!  Sean Combs has been working for years in the industry before he met Biggie Smalls and once they got together it was history! […]

Every week the Rap Attack crew grades all things hip-hop but, this isn’t your TYPICAL report card. We have our own way of doing things. Check out our grading policy: D – The Highest Grade….D for “DOPE” C – An OK Grade….C for “Chills” B – Uhhhh…. B for “Boooooo” A – TRY AGAIN…A for AWWWW HELLLL NO!!! This Week: HIP HOP: […]

The life of the Notorious B.I.G is about to get real serious for us. The stuff we thought we knew but can only guess about. I would like to see what Diddy is going to let out and how much we learn from this new documentary. This has been a long time coming because people […]

As Jay Z's legend grew, we found out more about Roc-A-Fella cofounder Kareem "Biggs" Burke, his "silent" partner and the guy some say is the actual blueprint behind Hov's swag.