Check Out Kanye West In SNL’s Promo Video

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Kanye kicks it with Ben Affleck & Fred Armisen for a Saturday Night Live promo for this week’s finale. This Saturday as you all have heard, Kanye will be performing on SNL’s season finale. The network released a short video with Kanye alongside this weekend’s host Ben Affleck and comedian Fred Armisen. Hopefully we will […]

Catching Up With Up & Coming Artist CallMeDrop

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We sat down with the DMV’s own CallMeDrop to talk music, life, and projects during his visit to the city that never sleeps. The DC, Maryland, and Virginia area is often referred to as the DMV. Growing out of that enviornment, you can tell that Drop is a blue collar hip-hop artist, this man is […]

Unreleased Photos From The Set Of The “No New Friends” Video Shoot

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Rick Ross, Drake, Birdman, & DJ Khaled amongst those kicking it on set. The “No New Friends” crew has been hard at work filming the visuals for one of this upcoming summer’s best singles. Already a hit with fans, the track is bumping everywhere, at sports games, radio, and laptops. Advertisement   Giving us a […]

Diddy Hangs Out With Fellow Stars During Fight Night In Las Vegas

No stranger to the lavish lifestlye, Diddy enlists The Weeknd, Birdman & others to join him in Vegas and releases “Y’all Gon’ Learn Today”, a recap of his excursion before and after Mayweather’s title defense. Fight night was filled with celebrities, but what’s new? The star studded boxing matches in Las Vegas bring in an […]

Was Jay-Z Planning His Dominance Since The 30s?

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No really, look at the picture of a Jay-Z look-alike in this 1930’s Harlem Photograph. The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at the New York Public Library put up a photo without noticing the striking resemblance to Hov beforehand. It is humorous when you think about, Jay has been king of New York […]

The 10 Most Notorious Group Breakups In Hip-Hop

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Call it beef or a feud, in the end it led to the end. With Naughty by Nature on the verge of splitting up, we yet again have another hip-hop group with its members feuding with one another. Unfortunately, groups staying together and outlasting the test of time is never a given. This is not […]

Is Chief Keef The Newest Member Of Bricksquad?

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GBE & Bricksquad embark on a venture spearheaded by Chief Keef. Gucci Mane announced via twitter that the newest member of the Bricksquad was indeed young Chicago rapper Chief Keef. The love for Sosa has been flowing everywhere since his release from a Chicago juvenile detention center. Fans have been anxiously expecting new music and […]

Watch Killer Mike & EL-P Talk Life In New York


The two rappers speak about originality, life experiences, and creative process via Pitchfork TV. Killer Mike sits down alongside partner in crime EL-P in an interview with Pitchfork TV and rap about their friendship in relation to their music and the times they are living in. Their up coming summer tour Run The Jewels will […]

15 Years Later Artists Reflect On Big Pun’s Capital Punishment

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Several artists look back into the time and space that occupied the era of hip-hop in 1998 and Capital Punishments impact on the game. In a recent video released by BET through a 106 & Park exclusive, artist gather to express their views on Big Pun’s music and the person that he was as they […]

Snoop Lion’s New App Snoopify


Upper Playground teams up with Snoop to launch a new photo app. Following the successful release of his album/documentary Reincarnated, Snoop dives in to the digital media pool with a humorous photo app called Snoopify. Available via iOS and Android, the application allows you to take a profile picture or choose one from your library […]

Logic Releases New Mixtape, “Young Sinatra: Welcome To Forever”

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Maryland’s Logic releases a new mixtape. This young MC has been gaining steam. With the release of his new mixtape, Logic continues to feed the people. Welcome To Forever features artists like Kid Ink, Jehne Aiko, Dizzy Wright, Trinidad Jame$, Elijah Blake and Jon Bellion. His fourth mixtape in as many years sticks to the […]

Bryant Dope Drops New Mixtape: New New York

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Bryant Dope connects with Hannibal King for New New York. Over a year in the making, Bryant Dope seems to be perfecting the art of good timing. The up and coming Queens, NY hip hop artist released New New York today, which is produced by Hannibal King. The young MC has solid tracks featuring artists […]

Recap: Kid Ink & Bryant Dope At Gramercy Theater

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Los Angeles & New York connect for a smooth gig downtown. Last night New York City was treated to a dual coast show downtown at The Gramercy Theater. Queens native Bryant Dope and California’s Kid Ink came out to an animated crowd and absolutely killed. Advertisement   Bryant Dope kicked the night off, opening the […]