Hip-Hop Within and Without the Academy. London: Lexington Books, 2014.
Home with Hip Hop Feminism: Performances in Communication and Culture . New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing Inc., 2014.
I Will Forever Remain Faithful: How Lil Wayne helped me survive my first year teaching in New Orleans. Oxford American: The Souther Magazine of Good Writing, 2014.
Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy: 33 1/3. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014.
Kid Code: Channel Zero. Vol. 1. Greenbelt, MD: Rosarium Publishing, 2014.
My Book of Rhymes: Poem-stories from a Hip-Hopped mind. Charleston, SC, 2014.
Pinata. Madlib Invazion, 2014.
Pitch Black Rainbow. Greenbelt, MD: Rosarium Publishing, 2014.
Por Los Nuestros., 2014.
The Psychological Covert War on Hip Hop: The Illuminati's Take Over of Hip Hop. 2nd ed. Middletown, DE: Taqiyyah Music, 2014.
Renegade Dreams: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 2014.
The Rhizome of Blackness: A Critical Ethnography of Hip-Hop Culture, Language, Identity, and the Politics of Becoming . New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing, 2014.
The Spirit of Josephine: A Family Reunion in Paris. Cote d'Or, 2014.
Strange Fruit: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History. Vol. 1. Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 2014.
Strange Sampling: Nina Simone and Her Hip-Hop Children In American Quarterly. Vol. 66. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Super Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2014.
The Trials of Muhammad Ali: A Film by Bill Siegel. New York, NY: Kino Lorber, Inc., 2014.
Who We Be: A Cultural History of Race in Post-Civil Rights America. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2014.
Young Children Manifest Spiritualities in Their Hip-Hop Writing In Education and Urban Society. Vol. 46. Sage, 2014.
6'n The Morning: West Coast Hip-Hop Music 1987-1992 and the Transformation of Mainstream Culture. Over The Edge Publishing, 2013.
Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture . Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2013.
Ask Nas: One Mic, One Question. Cambridge: Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at the Hutchins Center, 2013.
Author Halifu Osumare Meets the Critics. Cambridge: Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at the Hutchins Center, 2013.