Headlines (Take Matua)

All the hottest hip-hop headlines from around the world, as well as what's going on in our own back yard.

Snoop Dogg would be a pastor if he wasn't a rapper

8 hours ago

Usher roasted after he allegedly paid strippers in "Usher bucks" instead of money

13/04/2021

LISTEN: DJ Sir-Vere's DMX Tribute Mix

12/04/2021

Poll says 46% of Americans would support Dwayne Johnson for Presidency

09/04/2021

DMX's family now faced with hard decision of whether or not to turn off his life support

09/04/2021

Taika Waititi's voices 'Ralph' in new short film about animal cruelty

Watch Taika Waititi's amazing performance in this new short film 'Saving Ralph'.

08/04/2021

WATCH: Lil Wayne's priceless reaction after hearing a line he forgot he wrote

How could he forget this line!?

06/04/2021

Boxing legend David Tua rescues mother and child stranded with a flat tyre

29/03/2021

Taika Waititi delivers hilarious acceptance speech at The Grammy's

15/03/2021

BSA rules that using Te Reo Māori is not a breach of broadcasting standards after significant complaints

09/03/2021

Vodafone CEO has hilarious response to customer complaining about their use of te reo Māori

02/03/2021

NZ Rugby is asking Kiwi UFC fighters not to wear the 'Silver Fern' due to it being trademarked

25/02/2021

WATCH: Tomorrow People drop new music video for "Just A Little Bit"

19/02/2021

Film about the life of Dame Whina Cooper starring Rena Owen now in post-production

17/02/2021

WATCH: Biggie: I Got A Story To Tell trailer

16/02/2021

Lil Uzi Vert got his Forehead Pierced With a $24 Million Pink Diamond (and the memes are gold)

The Memes are gold!

05/02/2021

Matariki officially made a public holiday for 2022

04/02/2021

Teacher suggests interesting method for teaching young children about the Treaty of Waitangi

04/02/2021

Ministry of Education reveal plans to teach the history of colonisation in schools

03/02/2021

Taika Waititi encourages acknowledgment of indigenous people before filming

28/01/2021

The Mai Morning Crew address the comments made by John Banks

28/01/2021

WATCH: Gymnast Goes Viral with routine incorporating Kendrick Lamar and 2Pac

26/01/2021

WATCH: ‘Cousins’ the latest Kiwi film trailer

22/01/2021

Dr. Dre back home from hospital after brain aneurysm treatment

19/01/2021

WATCH: Juice WRLD's last-ever music video "Bad Boy" featuring Young Thug

It was the last video he filmed before he passed in December 2019.

19/01/2021

The UFC will no longer punish fighters for marijuana use under new rules

15/01/2021

Richie McCaw named World Rugby's Men's Player of the Decade

08/12/2020

WATCH: Eminem cameos in Pete Davidson's SNL 'Stan' Christmas parody

It's actually pretty decent too!

07/12/2020

NZ media giants 'Stuff' apologise for their historical misrepresentation and racism towards Māori

30/11/2020

The Rock responds to 5-year-old Angelou Brown's incredible message about domestic violence

30/11/2020

WATCH: 5-year-old Angelou Brown sends powerful message to Dwayne Johnson about domestic violence

26/11/2020

WATCH: Rawiri Waititi delivers haka for Te Tiriti before being sworn in to Parliament

26/11/2020

WATCH: Producer Ryan's journey to learning his pepeha

25/11/2020

NZ Warriors set to play NRL opener in first home game in 18 months

25/11/2020

KFC now has automatic 'food trucks' for social distancing

20/11/2020

Will Smith & 'Aunt Viv' actress Janet Hubert reconcile their beef in 'Fresh Prince' reunion show

19/11/2020

Local cross-fitters aim to do 8,000 burpees to raise awareness for Māori men's mental health issues

13/11/2020

Nickson talks to a personal trainer about getting started at the gym

06/11/2020

Nanaia Mahuta responds to racist backlash after her appointment as Foreign Affairs Minister

05/11/2020

Nehe Milner-Skudder responds to racist who called him out for using Te Reo in interviews

03/11/2020

Ngani Laumape opens up about playing for his parents, who moved to NZ for a better life for their kids

30/10/2020

WATCH: New documentary about Dawn Raid Entertainment drops epic first trailer

28/10/2020

WATCH: Kanye West finally appears on the Joe Rogan podcast

27/10/2020

WATCH: Jackson Owens performs an unreal cover of Frank Ocean's "Godspeed"

22/10/2020

First look at Chadwick Boseman's last film

20/10/2020

WATCH: Matiu and Niko Walters feature on the latest episode of "Don't Make It AUX"

19/10/2020

Google introduces new “hum to search” feature for songs stuck in your head

19/10/2020

'This actually blows my mind': Manurewa teen producer Jawsh 685 tops US Billboard chart

13/10/2020

WATCH: Lebron James FaceTimes mum after winning his 4th NBA title

12/10/2020

Jawsh 685 talks about how his mum played a huge part in the Jason Derulo negotiations

09/10/2020