Copy into your RSS Reader
Copy into your Podcast App
August 4, 2010 The rapper will lecture at a class on hip hop and religion at Rice University in Houston.
August 2, 2010 The Houston rapper's new album shows him rebounding from the death of his longtime collaborator, Pimp C, and embracing his role as a solo artist. Though Bun B now walks it alone, he laces the record with guest verses, including from-beyond-the-grave appearances by Pimp C and Tupac Shakur.
Goodie Mob; courtesy of the artist
Courtesy of the artist/Courtesy of the artist
October 16, 2009 Rap music may have started in the Bronx, but in recent years, the South has taken over the airwaves. The latest selection in the You Must Hear This series, in which musicians talk about a piece of music they love, is some early Southern rap from the group that coined the term "Dirty South." Rapper Bun B, of the Grammy-nominated group UGK, says that Goodie Mob's debut album inspires his life and music to this day.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/113219726/113884143" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor