LL Cool J
After decades, event is finally taking genre seriously in 2018; how artists have fared as performers and nominees, including Will Smith's 1989 boycott
LL Cool J, Kate Bush, Dire Straits, the Moody Blues, Judas Priest among 19 possible inductees
"I'm glad [Trump] decided not to attend," Center's first hip-hop honoree told 'Ellen.' "I'm glad [event] will be about music, not a bunch of politics"
Norman Lear, Lionel Richie, Gloria Estefan also named presidential award honorees
What makes a great hip-hop song?
"You think Paul Simon is known in the hood?" rapper joked on 'Jimmy Kimmel,' recalling duo's Queens talent show appearance
Actor's miming showdown with Anna Kendrick also includes a J-Lo cameo and tribute to Tina Turner's fashion sense
Actress gets in character for her Miley Cyrus mime, while Emily Blunt delivers epic version of Blackstreet's "No Diggity"
Spike's new series brings famous people competitively fake-singing from 'Tonight Show' to primetime
The "Rock the Bells' rapper will also produce the 'Tonight Show' sketch-turned-competition series
In an outtake from Rolling Stone's documentary on the dawn of Def Jam, the bell-rocker recalls the rap group that never was
Rolling Stone Films presents 'Rick Was Here,' an exclusive documentary tracing the beginnings of hip-hop's most influential label
Country's guitar-slinging Mark Twain turns phrases, bends notes for 10th album 'Moonshine in the Trunk'
These stars are still waiting for the induction call