Collecting footage from his visit to South Africa, Talib Kweli directed the newest video off of his upcoming album, Prisoner of Conscious. You get an inside look of practices before shows, candid looks at their artistry, them goofing off, and actual show footage. This song always brings me back to Fela Kuti and his Africa […]
Finding yourself is one of the most important realizations you can come across in your life. Now that I’ve worked in this music industry for a decent amount of time, I’ve learned more about myself than any other time in my life. My patience has grown because I’ve come to realize diligence and patience pays […]
Hudson Mohawke and Lunice invaded NYC’s Webster Hall this week! In case you’ve been living under rock Hudson Mohawke and Lunice have been killing it since joining forces as TNGHT. Hudson recently signed with G.O.O.D. Music’s production team, while Lunice was the hands behind Rockie Fresh’s “Panera Bread” featuring Rick Ross. But as the duo […]
Just three days removed from the Boston Marathon bombings, the city of Boston is reeling to say the least. Thursday night shots were fired on the Massachusetts campus of M.I.T. Early reports state a university police officer was shot on the campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Boston Police, which has been on high alert, […]
Wicked like Exorcist, this is the joint You holding up the wall then you missing the point Today we give you Pharoahe Monch’s “Simon Says” as our Throwback Thursday song! Pharoahe Monch is known for his complex lyrics and delivery and was introduced to the Hip-Hop game in 1987. Take a listen below as we […]
The 2Pac hologram that made its debut at the Coachella festival one year ago. It still begs the question: Is it okay to recreate an artists’ likeness for our own benefit? In issue 253 we looked at one of the hottest stories of 2012… the Tupac Hologram. One year later we remember the infamous “What […]
Unsigned Hype alum, Macklemore is poised to make yet another assault on the charts. Unsigned Hype alum, Macklemore is poised to make yet another assault on the charts. Following up the success of their “Thrift Shop” video, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis debut their “Can’t Hold Us” visual Ray Dalton. By no means is this your […]
Azealia Banks has been in social media headlines recently for her short-lived spat with the A$AP Mob, which is nothing new for the oft-outspoken Interscope artist, but today we have new music from the Interscope artist. Her debut album on the label, Broke With Expensive Taste, is set to be released sometime this year, and […]
Beyonce treated Serbia to a grand show Monday night as she kicked off her world tour in Belgarde, performing a slew of her hits from the Destiny’s Child catalog down to her solo repertoire. It was a thrilling show, complete with multiple dazzling wardrobe changes and a house packed with 20,000 people that probably won’t […]
Since “Started From The Bottom,” it seems like Drake’s been gravitating towards a new sound. Today, he blessed the Internet with “Girls Love Beyonce.” Singer/Songwriter James Fauntleroy lends his vocals on the hook that features the lyrics from the old school Destiny’s Child track “Say My Name.” Listen to Noah “40” Shebib produced track below. […]
Finally, French Montana goes solo on his latest single, “Ain’t Worried About Nothin.” The cut is from his debut album, Excuse My French, which is set to drop May 21st under Interscope/Bad Boy Records. The album features Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Drake and more. -Danitha Jones (@LifeLikeJones) [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/88073896″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ […]
The Revolution is right around the corner.
After Lauryn Hill came off of that long hiatus, Uncle Sam was at her door.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have come a long way from the Unsigned Hype column in 2012. About 14 months ago, Macklemore broke through via The Source Magazine’s Unsigned Hype column. Unlike some of the prior selections, (With the exception of the Biggie’s, Eminem, Mobb Deep and Common’s of the world.) Macklemore and his trusted producer […]
Joey Bada$$ and company take us “Overseas” for their latest visual. Brooklyn crew Pro Era has been gaining momentum over the last year. The Pro’s link with their home team of Creative Control to compile an array of footage from their cross-Atlantic trip. Peep the Pro’s and their latest visual in conduction with Off The […]