Twitter. Facebook. Youtube. Myspace.

Welcome to Black Sheep Magazine

Featuring music news, hip hop, R&B and Soul music interviews, album reviews and exclusive competitions.

Join the flock today!

Login. Register.
Sheep

New videos from Truth By Design, The Doppelgangaz and Masta Ace... Continue>

Click on the slide!

Rapper Chinx, killed in drive-by shooting as he drove Porsche in Queens

An up-and-coming Queens rapper was killed in a drive-by shooting in his home borough Sunday.

More...
Click on the slide!

Suge Knight Skips Court Hearing Due To Illness

The former Death Row Records CEO was too sick to leave his jail cell.

More...
Click on the slide!

Jay Z Releases B-Sides Concert Behind The Scenes Video Featuring “Tidal Freestyle”

One of the standout moments from Jay Z's B-Sides concerts over the weekend was the Brooklyn representative's freestyle on th

More...
Click on the slide!

Amy trailer: Watch the first full teaser for emotional Amy Winehouse film

Fresh from five star reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, the first full-length trailer for Amy Winehouse documentary Amy has dropped online

More...
Frontpage Slideshow (version 2.0.0) - Copyright © 2006-2008 by JoomlaWorks

Suge Knight Skips Court Hearing Due To Illness The former Death Row Records CEO was too sick to leave his jail cell. Continue>

Amy trailer: Watch the first full teaser for emotional Amy Winehouse film Fresh from five star reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, the first full-length trailer for Amy Winehouse documentary Amy has dropped online. Continue>

Kanye West Apologizes To Fans For Censored 2015 Billboard Awards Performance Kanye West has released a statement to The Hollywood Reporter regarding his 2015 Billboard Music Awards performance. Continue>

Jay Z Releases B-Sides Concert Behind The Scenes Video Featuring “Tidal Freestyle” One of the standout moments from Jay Z's B-Sides concerts over the weekend was the Brooklyn representative's freestyle on the criticism for his new Tidal platform. Continue>

Clubbing...

Soul City, Ibiza - it's a good look! Regular readers of Black Sheep, and hardened attendees of the Summer nightlife action of Ibiza, will no doubt know what to expect from Soul City, the island's undisputed number one spot for urban/ black music. This season, however, alongside the usual party vibe and friendly family atmosphere, they might get a little more than they were expecting. During its Winter closure, the venue underwent a cosmetic overhaul, and now boasts fresh new decor and an… Continue>

Someone recently asked: 'is such-and-such a politician corrupt?'  'Are they a politician?', I replied. 'Yes, of course', came the answer. 'Well, there's your answer then.' Continue>
Suge Knight: Blight on humanity | Azealia Banks: selective morality | 'Saint' Bob Geldof; serving the Hidden Hand | Johnny & Russell: Rotten and Rottener | Solar: How Soon We Forget
J Cole
Store Vega, Copenhagen, Denmark, 6th May 2015

J Cole For the fourth time since 2011, Jermaine brought Cole World to Copenhagen. Performing at the Store Vega venue for the third time, this was an opportunity to get intimately acquainted with the man and his latest release, '2014 Forest Hills Drive', given that he just happened to perform the entire… Continue>



5 O' Clock (Nonchalant, 1995)
By Mark Devlin

Nonchalant's is a name you never hear mentioned when a discussion on hip-hop's hottest female MCs crops up. To be fair, her output has been, shall we say, limited over the years. But a listen to the sharp incisiveness of her lyrics on this much-forgotten gem from 1995 demonstrates that she clearly deserves her place up there with MC Lyte, Apani B Fly, Bahamadia and… Continue>

Black Sheep.