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Human rights activist and Hip-Hop artist, Lupe Fiasco, was asked to leave the stage during his performance at an inauguration party in Washington, D.C. on…

After making waves for calling President Barack Obama a “terrorist,” Hip-Hop artist Lupe Fiasco is again calling the president out for his foreign policy. This…

R&B singer Akon is defending President Barack Obama after Lupe Fiasco called him the “biggest terrorist. Akon spoke with VladTV in an interview and said that Lupe has to look at the bigger picture. BET reports: “I travel internationally, so I see what Obama is doing for the U.S.” explained Akon. “He’s actually changed the […]

Before sipping from the Obama Kool Aid, I was dead set against the idea of a Black president. The standard analogy that I gave went like this: America is like a stolen car; the Indians are the rightful owners, the Pilgrims/Europeans are the thieves. Black people are like kidnap victims, tied up and thrown in […]

Rapper Wasalu “Lupe Fiasco” Jaco appeared on The O’Reilly Factor last night to discuss recent statements he made about President Barack Obama being a “terrorist.” “Now we are used to irresponsible statements from rappers, but that’s really over-the-top,” O’Reilly said at the opening of the segment . “You know President Obama is not a terrorist, […]

Rapper Lupe Fiasco, who recently caused a stir after a CBS interview in which he called President Obama “the biggest terrorist of the United States,” is reportedly scheduled as a guest on “The O’ Reilly Factor.” Black Voices.com reports: O’ Reilly has called Lupe’s words “outrageous” and furthered his critique of the rapper by labeling […]

As absurd as it may seem, there is much complexity in being both Black and a critic of President Obama. As our nation’s first African American president, Obama carries a historical eminence in the Black community. For most, he appears to be an untouched, can-do-no-wrong figure that represents the progression of a race. Many Blacks […]

Lupe Fiasco is having the best week ever. His new album, Lasers, has defied all of the bad press heaped upon it by critics… and Lupe himself, to land a number 1 debut on this week’s Billboard chart.

Charlemagne The God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy interviewed Lupe Fiasco, who has a new album Lasers is in stores now. The Chicago rapper talks label politics, not having commercial success, why he would never do a “No Hands” Remix and a lot more. “This is the fourth version of Lasers, between the second and […]

Atlantic Records assembled four of their most artistically unpredictable signees–Lupe Fiasco, Estelle, B.O.B & Janelle Monae– to discuss what it means to change the music game. Billboard Magazine Editor-In-Chief Danyel Smith moderates the panel. “I’m always down to pick the brains of my fellow artists,” says the usually outspoken Lupe Fiasco. “This is my third […]

Rapper Lupe Fiasco recalls the time Jay-Z called him “one of the best writers of our time.”