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Young Slo-Be Releases Posthumous “Pony” Music Video

Young Slo-Be Releases Posthumous "Pony" Music Video

Rest in Peace Young Slo-Be. Visit for more information On Friday (September 2), popular Bay Area media outlet, Thizzler on the Roof, released the posthumous music video for “Pony” by slain Stockton, California recording artist Young Slo-Be to accompany his new album, Southeast, out now, via KoldGreedy Entertainment/Thizzler On The Roof. Young Slo-Be was […]

Documentary WE WERE HYPHY Captures Distinct Bay Area Sound and Culture

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Los Angeles may be known as the birthplace of gangsta rap, but just 500 miles away in northern California, the Bay Area boasts its own distinct hip-hop sound and culture in a vibe that can only be described as “hyphy.” While the hyphy movement never gained the same mainstream momentum as other musical genres, it […]

New Trailer: ‘We Were Hyphy’ Documentary

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We Were Hyphy is delighted to announce its World Premiere as part of the prestigious Cinequest 2022 Film Festival. Visit for more information MORE: Bay Area Hip Hop Artist And Entrepreneur Foreign Glizzy Is “Road Running” The music documentary captures the hugely kinetic Hyphy movement and brings the sights and sounds of the San […]

Young Jose & OMB Peezy Respect Loyalty In “All I Got” Music Video

Young Jose & OMB Peezy Respect Loyalty In “All I Got” Music Video

A new star is on the rise.  Visit for more information Shortly after the success of his late-2021 single “4Eva Mobbin,” buzzing Washington recording artist Young Jose has delivered an expensive music video for his new collaboration “All I Got” featuring OMB Peezy. MORE: Yella Beezy Ain’t Playin’ On New Single & Music Video […]

Gunna Seemingly Responds to Bay Area Claims

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Congratulations to Gunna as it has recently been announced that the 28-year-old rapper has surpassed The Weekend, taking the number one spot on the charts this week. In wake of his third studio album release, DS4Ever, the Atlanta rapper introduced some new vocabulary to social media. Visit for more information “You gotta push P, […]

Too Short & E-40’s Verzuz Battle Reportedly Cost $500,000 to Produce

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Saturday night (Dec. 19), E-40 and Too Short paid homage to their native Bay Area in a Verzuz battle that found the two mainstays headlining the series’ final battle of the year in a West Coast classic. Visit for more information Over a quarter of a million fans logged in as the duo aired […]

Bay Area Counties Impose Tougher Restrictions Amid COVID-19 Spike

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With rising numbers in new cases and deaths, more California counties announced new COVID-19 restrictions on Saturday to prevent rising caseloads from spiraling into a statewide hospital crisis. Visit for more information The booming city of San Francisco is joining a statewide curfew to slow numbers. Tech metropolis Silicon Valley is banning all high […]

Steph and Ayesha Curry Pledge to Donate 1 Million Student Meals


Steph Curry and his wife, Ayesha Curry are the latest NBA players to help the families that are getting the sh*tty end of the Coronavirus pandemic. Visit for more information Multiple schools in the Bay Area are closing as a response to the Coronavirus threat, and unfortunately, many low-income students depend on the school’s […]

New Documentary Focuses on the History of Bay Area Hip-Hop

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NBC Bay Area’s Emmy Award-winning series Bay Area Revelation returns with Culture of Hip Hop premiering Saturday, April 27 at 10 p.m. The one-hour documentary will explore how Hip-Hop has influenced the Bay Area and tells the story of the entrepreneurial artists who created their own sound and set their own rules. Visit for […]

Take a Look at E-40’s “Savage” featuring B-Legit and Jazze Pha


Rapper E-40 has delivered on what is the first single video from his forthcoming The D-Boy Diary Book 1 & The D-Boy Diary Book 2 albums: a 42-track project slated for release on Nov. 18, 2016. Visit for more information Featuring B-Legit and Jazze Pha, “Savage” is only the latest from the veteran emcee, who’s managed […]

Hiero and Souls of Mischief’s Phesto Streams New Guillotine Music EP, Shares Video for “Guillotine Necktie”


Visit for more information At this point in their career, the Hieroglyphics aren’t just a legendary group, they’re an institution. The Bay Area Hip Hop collective—Tajai, Phesto, Del the Funky Homosapien, Casual, Pep Love, Opio, Domino, A-Plus, DJ Toure—have maneuvered their own lane in Hip Hop culture with their seamless crew albums, success of […]

Mac Dre’s Mother Credits Drake With Inspiring Getting The Late Rapper’s Documentary Done


A new documentary about the late Mac Dre has been officially released and the Bay Area legend’s mother credits Drake with inspiring her to get it made. Visit for more information In an interview with, “Mac Wanda” Salvatto states that a conversation with the OVO frontman helped her realize the importance of keeping her son’s legacy alive. “I […]

Snoop Dogg’s Concert Equipment Stolen — Or Not?


Snoop Dogg has reportedly experienced a burglary—but he’s denying the ordeal even took place. Visit for more information According to TMZ, on Tuesday [February 2, 2016], Snoop’s laptops, luggage and concert gear were all stolen after someone busted a window and cleaned out the vehicle. Thankfully no one was hurt but the theft reportedly didn’t […]

Happy Birthday Mac Dre! Tribute To The Founder Of “Thizz Music”

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Happy Birthday and R.I.P. Andre Louis Hicks (July 5, 1970 – November 1, 2004) better known as the West Coast legend Mac Dre Visit for more information On November 1, 2004, rapper Mac Dre, 34, was shot and killed by Mitchel Hermiston after a performance in Kansas City, Missouri. Today would of made his […]

Check Out Yogy’s “On A Roll” Video


Visit for more information Bay Area emcee drops the new visual from his ’88 Hooligan’ project YOGY releases his fifth single from his project 88′ Hooligan. As always, his new record entitled “On A Roll” brings a dope visual in the scenic area of Death Valley where he is depicted being car jacked and left […]