Azeem is a 26-year-old Pakistani-American Muslim living in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from Boston University in 2010 with a, B.A in Biology, and from Boston University in 2012 with an M.A in Medical Sciences. He is a currently a freelance business development consultant for startups.

A Day With DJ Set-Free

DJ Set-Free is a well-known name in New York hip-hop. He was born in NYC but moved to Philadelphia at a young age. For most of his life he traveled back and forth learning to be a DJ under Prince Paul. He went on to work with AND1 Basketball where he created the AND1 mixtape […]

FromWill Presents #FreeGucci Hats


While fans await for the Trap God, Gucci Mane to make his return home from the United States Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Indiana on March 6, 2016, fans can now show their support and appreciation for Gucci with exclusively designed Free Gucci hats. Visit for more information The hats are set to be released […]

Make your own music video with new app: Triller

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Ever watch a music video and think, “I could do that”? Now you can, using a new app called Triller. Triller – which launched in July – is turning anyone with an iPhone into a director by automating the most difficult part of making a music video: editing. Visit for more information Triller breaks […]

Listen Here: The Maino And Stephanie Santiago Episode of Tax Season


Maino and the Loud Speaker Network’s own Stephanie Santiago join Tax in the studio to discuss sex, holding your man down while he does a bid, why Maino is the King of Brooklyn and whether he’s still a goon. Visit for more information There are a host of topics they go into, and so […]

[Mixtape] Tasman Holloway – Ocean Vibes EP hosted by Adrian Swish


Seattle rapper Tasman Holloway has released his new project entitled ‘Ocean Vibes’ hosted by Adrian Swish. Tasman Holloway’s new 14 track project features new music with J-Key, Eazy EQ and more. Checkout Tasman Holloway’s new project ‘Ocean Vibes’ hosted by Adrian Swish below. Visit for more information Stream/Download

Listen Here: [Mixtape] Adrian Swish Presents: On The Set: Crips & Bloods

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Adrian Swish of Tha Alumni Music Group has been on the Hip-Hop scene for awhile doing PR, hosting mixtapes and most recently managing the career of rising Compton artist, AD. What hasn’t been seen is the time he has spent in the hoods of Los Angeles, talking to the people living a lifestyle, most only […]

Watch here: Consequence on The Breakfast Club


Check out Consequence’s return to Power 105’s Breakfast Club. Cons discusses mending things with Kanye West, Q-Tip + G.O.O.D. Music, being on Love & Hip Hop, ghostwriting and much more. It seems like Cons has been slowly bringing himself back into the limelight, and that the rest of 2015+2016 will really be his year. Don’t sleep on […]

Come, Compete, Conquer: Geekletes Is The Future

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“Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” Visit for more information A lot of people equate that saying to “dreamers.” They misinterpret it thinking that means doing what you love equals never having to work for it or at it, in order to reach the level of “success” […]

Listen Here: The Desus And Kid Mero Episode of Tax Season


Just as promised, Taxstone is back this week, and this time he has The Bronx in the building for the special occasion. He decided to bring in his #UncommonSense castments Desus and Kid Mero for an epic conversation about pre-gentrified New York, what it’s like working for MTV, telling Ja Rule “…not really”, never sleeping on […]

Watch Here: AD – JUICE ( Co Directed by JDFilms x Echosworld)


Visit for more information Compton rapper AD releases the highly anticipated visual to his hit single “JUICE” co/ directed by JD Films x Echosworld. Managed by The Alumni’s Adrian Swish, AD has been gunning for next in line, and this video just proves his worthiness to take that spot. Apparently, AD told HipHopDX that […]

Listen Here: Fucc The Police – Dave East (Produced by Tha Jerm)

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Adrian Swish Presents: On the Set: Crips & Bloods. We head to the east coast to get the perspective of Harlem, New York  rapper Dave East, version of survival in his neighborhood and their constant dealings with the overwhelming police activity in this new record called “Fucc The Police”, produced by Tha Jerm.. Visit for more information

Listen Here: The Lost Episode of Tax Season


This week is an off week for the legend that is Taxstone. He’s out celebrating his birthday someplace exotic right now. But the folks over at The Loud Speakers Network knew they couldn’t leave anyone hanging. Their master engineer Samir Karam whipped something up from an episode back in May they thought was gone due to […]

Young Lex Is Pushing Boston Hip Hop


Young L3x is a versatile rapper and songwriter hailing from Boston. He prides himself on making music for all crowds, which can easily be seen with a quick listen through his SoundCloud. Boston has been pushing the hip hop scene over the past few years with artists like Cousin Stizz dropping so it’s good to see […]

HipHopTV Is Here To Save The Day


Who remembers coming home from school everyday to turn on MTV or BET? Before things like YouTube the only place to go for the best curated content in music were those channels. We loved them like a religion, but then the Internet came. Well, now we’ve gotten to the point where there’s just so much content that we don’t know where to choose from. Instead we would love to have some amazing hip hop content curated for us for us to know that at least some filter has been applied. In comes the newest startup out of San Francisco, HipHopTV. It’s a LIVE streaming Hip Hop channel that is accessible on all connected devices that showcases music videos, documentaries, interviews, concerts, and other original content. The team is led by a young tech entrepreneur Aaron Athwal, P Frank Williams who is an alumni of The Source as well as […]

Read Here: An Interview With Trevor Jackson

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Trevor Jackson is an American singer, actor, songwriter, and dancer. He is best known for portraying Kevin Blake on Syfy original series Eureka, and for portraying Kris McDuffy on Disney Channel’s hit movie Let It Shine. Other notable appearances for him include the Broad musical The Lion King, where he played Young Simba. At only 18 […]

Two Entrepreneurs Paving A New Lane For Hip Hop Culture In The Bay Area


When you search for images of ‘young professionals,’ you find pictures of networking events, workshops, seminars etc., — events that are all relevant to young professionals but hardly the ones where authentic long lasting social and personal relationships are formed. Toasted Life fills that gap. What started as an event and lifestyle brand, has since […]

Listen Here: Episode 20 of Tax Season With Memphis Bleek


Tax sits down with Roc-a-Fella alumni Memphis Bleek. They go deep into Bleek’s history and discuss Jay Z, the downfall of the Roc and classic Summer Jams. Bleek also shares his thoughts on the current state of NY hip hop, ghostwriting and Jay Z making people disappear! Visit for more information Tax Season started […]

Listen Here: Tax Season Episode 19


In episode 19 Taxstone is joined in the studio by writer Preezy and culture preserver Elgin. The trio discuss Meek vs Drake, Tax vs OG Maco and the insane state of Hip Hop as a while. Later in the episode Combat Jack makes an appearance to discuss Funkmaster Flex and Taxstone discusses his real issue with Ebro […]

Listen Here: Hart Problems – Hartly

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 Up-and-coming Baltimore native Hartly’s quiet summer ends today with the release of his video for Trouble With The Heart’s opening track “Hart Problems” (Produced by Jon Lucas Music). The visual, directed by B. Gillings, finds Hartly rapping about his everyday quarrels with the different women in his life. And even if we don’t all find ourselves fighting […]

Listen Here: The Albee Al Episode of Tax Season


This week on episode 18, Tax and guest co-host Diamond welcome Jersey City rapper Albee Al to the show. Fresh out of prison after beating a murder charge and doing a 5 year bid, Albee Al shares what led to his arrest, how he has grown from his ordeal and what’s next for the Jersey spitter. Visit […]