We're half way into the year and the amount of music that dropped is overwhelming from singles, albums, crazy collabs and of course, mixtapes. Naturally you might have missed out on a project of two but no ... Read Article
The Heavy Sound, an established music/lifestyle brand is facilitating a 30-hour DJ Workshop at The City College of New York. "Fall 2013, The Heavy Sound will facilitate a 30-hour DJ Workshop; the most diver... Read Article
Almost there guys.
Jay-Z's Magna Carta album just dropped. Or did it? Still with 4 days left until the fateful July 4th release date, we already know--some by heart--the lyrics to a good portion of t... Read Article
First Cudi, now this.
This year has proved to be a defining one for Kanye West's Def Jam imprint label, G.O.O.D. Music, and its only halfway through. Shortly before the release of his critically-accla... Read Article
Is this where Kanye got his inspiration for the 'Yeezus' artwork?
When Kanye West revealed the artwork for his controversial album 'Yeezus', the industry was buzzing about his minimalistic effort towards... Read Article
Previously without features, Hov's 12th effort's updated tracklist is here.
Jay-Z's dropping an album next week. Kanye dropped an album last week. These used to be major events in music, that we had ... Read Article
New group VIP consisting of K-Paul and Pimpin Pen recruits Trae The Truth along with Dat Guy for their single Getting To Tha Racks. The song is produced by Track Slammers, look out for their project They Wa... Read Article
Black Eyed Peas' Will.i.am Sues Pharrell's Brand 'i am OTHER.”
Not sure what sparked Will.i.am's desire to take legal action against Pharrell after letting years pass as Pharrell successfully developed and m... Read Article
The Harlem spitta' serves up a debut mixtape for both sides of town.
Kyle Rapps has made his way onto the radar of emerging emcees this year with some impressive lyrical outings over boom-bap production and... Read Article
Kanye doesn't talk about his music much, but these guys do.
In all the madness that has been 2013 thus far, Kanye West's 2 month rollout of Yeezus reminded us of a sprinter joining the NYC Marathon at ... Read Article
Born in New York and raised in New Jersey/Washington Heights, Dubwork has fused his style of Hip Hop from both states with influence from his predecessors. On the visual "Forever" directed by Fred Focu... Read Article
Might be the craziest seven days in years.
For the past few weeks we've been waiting for this sh*t to blow. Every week there was a storm brewing, a series of waves bubbling under, and it was only a ma... Read Article
Chicago's ROY takes New York.
At 11:07pm, on June 20th, a packed house at SOB's in New York City patiently, but anxiously awaited the arrival of rap's newest Simba. The diverse crowd, which waited in ... Read Article
You get the point. Busta Rhymes' newest single features vintage Pharrell-production, Busta Rhymes island vernacular and a hook catchy e... Read Article
Sway had a pretty dope line-up yesterday.
With J. Cole and Waka Flocka looking on from the background, Sway held court yesterday with two of rappity rap's biggest underground stars, New York's own 360 ... Read Article
This man took offense to some of Cole's abrasive Born Sinner rhymes.
Gender roles, and more specifically, the homosexual/homophobic conversation in hip-hop is possibly more prevalent than the music its... Read Article
And yes, it is named after the 1997 film that may have one of the largest cult followings in the sub-genre of "black films" (starring Larenz Tate and Nia Long. Fans are still waiting for a sequel to the romant... Read Article