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ScHoolboy Q Teases 2021 Album Release

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Monday (Oct. 26th) marked ScHoolboy Q’s 34th birthday. In the midst of his celebration, the TDE emcee dropped off a gift of his own, hinting at a new release, seemingly scheduled for the beginning of 2021. Visit for more information Snapping a shot of two bottles of liquors tied with a red and black […]

[Watch] Ab-Soul Speaks About Society, His Upcoming Album, Kendrick Lamar And More

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Visit for more information Check out Ab-Soul on Montreality discussing various topics in society, music, friendships and more! Ab-Soul speaks about : Advertisement – disliking the term “Stay Woke” (0:51) – the Law Of Attraction (1:24) – our Planet being Sad (2:16) – his Upcoming Album(s) “Longterm 3” & “Control System 2” (2:47) – Kendrick […]

TDE President Punch Drops New, Cardo-Produced Cut, “Gone”

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Hopefully, Punch never actually decides to lose us. Visit for more information The TDE president, known as one of the minds behind Black Hippy‘s rise to prominence and stardom, is more than the guy behind-the-scenes–he also gets very busy on the mic. Over the years he’ll emerge from behind his exec veil and drop a […]

Top Dawg Entertainment Speaks About Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q + More With MTV

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In an exclusive interview with MTV News, Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE) president, Dave Free, spoke about Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, SZA and more. Check out the excerpts below. Visit for more information TDE president Dave Free told MTV: “This year was a great year, but 2016 is going to be an amazing year. We’ve […]

Black Hippy Unites in Jay Rock’s New Video, “Vice City”

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Visit for more information We’ve got to take the Black Hippy collaborations where we can get them. The highly sought-after collective from California, two of whom have released #1 albums, and two of whom have ruled the underground with iron fists for at least half a decade, sometimes come together and gift the rap […]

Why ScHoolboy Q Really Quit Smoking

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ScHoolboy Q talks Black Hippy album or the lack there of and why he quit smoking Visit for more information We’re all too familiar with Hip-Hop stoners. They rap about it, talk about it; they’re pretty much “one” with it. And ScHoolboy Q is no stranger to marijuana. In an interview with Rap-Up TV […]

Kendrick Lamar Talks About His Sophomore Album & Black Hippy Freestyle(s)

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Visit for more information The year of TDE Kendrick Lamar has been extremely scarce with details about his forthcoming sophomore album, the follow up to his debut, good kid, m.A.A.d. city, which garnered him 7 Grammy nominations and the international spotlight. His label head, Anthony Tiffith, better known as Top Dawg, revealed to Billboard […]

ScHoolboy Q Graces Cover 2-of-2 Of Issue 262 Of The Source Magazine

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Visit for more information The Quiet Riot. With Oxymoron—ScHoolboy Q‘s major label debut album–debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 last month, the Figg Side rep and mellowed out member of Top Dawg Entertainment’s wildly talented Black Hippy foursome began his quest to become rap’s featured gangster rap juggernaut, and with the versatility he […]

ScHoolboy Q Finally Reveals The Release Date For His Debut Album ‘Oxymoron’


Visit for more information Finally! ScHoolboy Q‘s debut album, Oxymoron, has been teased with lead singles, music videos, and tweets from him and his camp, but today, the LP has finally been given a release date, courtesy of the ingenius of ScHoolboy Q’s daughter: Advertisement February 25th, 2014. That is the day Q’s much-anticipated […]

Ab-Soul: “We Don’t Just Stand In The Background And Dance While Kendrick Raps”


Visit for more information He’s got a point. Around this time last week, XXL revealed the cover for their October/November issue, which features Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, ScHoolboy Q & Jay Rock (Black Hippy), standing side by side. However–to the public dismay of Ab-Soul–the cover tag-line read “Kendrick Lamar & Black Hippy”, which all but […]

Listen To Ab-Soul’s New Song, “Christopher DRONEr”, Produced by Willie B

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Visit for more information New Soul? Hopefully this means a project is on the way TDE’s been quieter than usual lately, no? With Kendrick Lamar‘s debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, successfully platinum, and ScHoolboy Q‘s debut album rollout, “Yay Yay” and “Collard Greens” aside, pretty stagnant, California’s crown rap jewel hasn’t made much […]

ScHoolboy Q Reveals Raekwon Collab, J. Cole Production For ‘Oxymoron’

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Visit for more information As ScHoolboy Q crafts Oxymoron, we learn more about it. News of ScHoolboy Q reaching out to J. Cole for production on his debut album, Oxymoron (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope), surfaced over the weekend, and in an interview with MTV News, the Black Hippy confirmed it, along with other pleasing tidbits. He’s currently […]

Video: Kendrick Lamar – Backseat Freestyle


Visit for more information Kendrick Lamar delivers the visuals to his #3 track off his album good kid,m.A.A.d. City via his twitter. The Source’s Rookie of The Year takes his Hit-Boy production from Compton to Paris in his latest video. Directed by Jerome D, Dave Free, and Kendrick himself, “Backseat Freestyle” includes Kendrick’s dad’s […]

The Source Presents: A Day In The Life With Ab-Soul

Visit for more information Ab-Soul recently headlined his first show at S.O.B.’s in NYC. The Source followed the TDE/Back Hippy member the day of to get his personal story in a day in the life setting. From the hotel waking up to the streets to the stage follow the ride of one of Hip-Hop’s […]

The Source Presents: A Day In The Life With Ab-Soul

Visit for more information The Source had the opportunity to trail Ab-Soul the day of his headlining debut in NYC. We caught up with the Black Lip Bastard to get inside his head earlier on in the day before we hit the streets and then of course we were in the building at S.O.B’s.  […]

Ab-Soul Makes Headlining Debut In NYC

Visit for more information Ab-Soul has made numerous trips to NYC in support of his fellow Black Hippy members. Last night the TDE artist stepped on S.O.B.’s stage for the fist time as a headliner in the mecca of Hip-Hop. Opening acts included, Bleu Friday, Unsigned Hype alumni Mike Jagger, Kris Kasanova and Brooklyn’s […]

Video: Boaz – 9-5

Visit for more information   Advertisement Boaz drops the visuals to his most recent single “9-5” produced by Statik Selektah off his upcoming debut album Bases Loaded. You can catch Boaz this summer on the “Under The Influence Of Music ” tour featuring Wiz Khalifa, Mac Miller, Black Hippy and many more. Look out for […]

Video: Ab-Soul Interview with FaderTV

T.D.E.’s Ab-Soul sits down with FaderTV and talks about the origins of how he obtained the skilled lyrical diction he uses in a lot of his songs. Visit for more information Ab gives credit to his mother, who read to him, and references Dr. Seus stating that he’s more observant than a reader of […]