(Opinion) Is Nicki Minaj’s ‘Stupid Hoe,’ A Setback?

    Advertisement Female rappers have spent the better parts of the last two decades trying to match the production levels and successes of their male competition. They’ve constructed eloquent raps and used sex to sell their brands, in an industry so driven by taboo-ism. Female rappers have gone head to head in battles with […]

Jamieson – I Came, I Saw Vol. 3 (Part 1)

JAMIESON prepares to launch the 3rd and final installment of I Came, I Saw. This is the first of a video series of videos to be released that will give you a closer look at who Jamieson is, life as an artist, assistant, bit of his personal struggles and everything in between. Steve Rifkind, Yelawolf […]

Erreon Lee – The Surface

  Advertisement Check out Dallas, TX-based Erreon Lee and his brand new LP entitled The Surface. Erreon Lee – The Surface

Stephen A. Smith’s Scathing Words Of Truth To The New York Knicks

Stephen A. Smith is loud. Very loud. And when it comes to his New York Knicks, he can become down right insane. in this audio on his NY based ESPN show, Screamin A. lights into the lackluster performace that the New York Knicks have put up thus far this season and particularly goes in on […]

Funkmaster Flex Gets Into Heated Debate With Olivia

During last night’s episode of Love And Hip-Hop, Olivia and Funkmaster Flex got into a pretty heated debate. The show only played a snippet of the spat, but IFWT released the full audio today on their site. Listen up, there are some jewels in there despite the subject matter.  Advertisement

The Intro: H.A.M.

  Orlando’s HAM shows you that his city is more than just Disney World.  Advertisement

The Intro: Six Reasons

They say if you’re going to dream, dream big. Six Reasons took that and ran with it, as he continues to build on his recent success. Don’t be confused though, he isn’t one of those artists who doesn’t appreciate what he has and where he has come from. The Watts product has come from humble […]

Terrell Suggs Calls Skip Bayless A Douchebag; Nobody Disagrees

    Frequent guest of ESPN’s First Take and Pro Bowl Linebacker ,Terrell Suggs, was an invited guest on the show the day after falling short to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship. ESPN Analyst and professional antagonist Skip Bayless, took on Suggs and he tells him how he really feels. Advertisement

The Great Adventures of YMCMB In Australia

2012 MESSAGE FROM THE STARS from DERICK G on Vimeo. Advertisement   Lil’ Wayne capped off his great 2011 by going down under to Australia to finish off his I Am Still Music II tour. Check the vid up above and the slideshow.  Shot by Derick G.

Behind The Machine: Mona Scott Young

1. What made you initially want to enter the music industry? It’s not really something I pursued but once the opportunity presented itself I jumped in head first with no parachute. I love this business. I don’t think any other profession offers the same freedom and limitless potential for entrepreneurship. It’s been a great ride […]

The Best Of Rihanna’s Bikini Twitpics

We know it’s cold outside, but Rihanna doesn’t care. And neither should you, because these twitpics have been great! Check out some of our favorite Bikini shots from our favorite bad girl. 

Jay-Z’s Star-Studded ReOpening Of The 40-40 Club

Jay-Z’s multi-million dollar renovations for the 40-40 club were completed and Blue Ivy’s dad re-opened his famed spots club in New York City. All of his famous friends showed up to show support and TheSource.com was there to take it all in. Hit the slideshow to see who came through. Photos: Mike “Snapps” Knapp Advertisement

Irv Gotti Voices Frustration With Def Jam Records

  Irv Gotti has been very outspoken about wanting to lead the new generation of Def Jam Records, however it seems that his frustration has reached a tipping point. Check out what he had to say, as he stopped to talk with TheSource.com while at the grand reopening of the 40-40 club.  Advertisement

Video: Kirko Bangz – ‘The Progression 2’ Vlog

  Texas upstart Kirko Bangz delivers a new vlog to promo his upcoming mixtape, The Progression 2: A Young Texas Playa. The montage sees Kirko performing alongside Wale and Big Sean on stops of the Ambition and Finally Famous tours, respectively, along with discussing what progression signifies to him personally. The Progression 2: A Young […]

Wale Shoots Straight On Failure And Triumph

The Source takes you behind the scenes with Wale in part one of this sit-down interview with the MMG rapper. In this clip, he talks about how he views failure since Attention:Deficit, the pressures of being an MC in the internet-era, and how he feels Interscope let him down during his first run.  Advertisement

15 Artists To Watch In 2012

The new generation of artists came into their own of 2011 with stellar Billboard stats by artists like Drake, J. Cole, Wale and Big Sean. The following artists had a spark in 2011, but look to really take it to the next level in 2012. Hit the slideshow to see who we believe really can […]

Time Squared With Kendrick Lamar & Jay Rock (Interview)

One half of TDE, Kendrick Lamar and Jay Rock caught up with TheSource.com in NYC’s Time Square. The two California emcees enjoyed pretty successful years from the stage to the studio to the music you heard on Follow Me Home and Section.80. Check out Jay and Kendrick speaking on touring, their 2011, as well as […]