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Today in Hip-Hop History: Cam’Ron Releases Third Solo Album ‘Come Home With Me’ 18 Years Ago

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On this date in 2002, Dipset General Cam’Ron kept the Harlem legacy rolling when he dropped his third solo album aptly entitled Come Home With Me on the Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam imprint. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This was the Harlem natives first release under the Roc-A-Fella banner and coincidentally, his most critically acclaimed full-length release […]

‘Beastie Boys Story’ Documentary Released On Apple TV Today

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Legendary New York group the Beastie Boys have today released their long-awaited live documentary directed by Spike Jonze on Apple TV titled Beastie Boys Story. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The innovate near 2-hour stage performance of Mike D and Ad-Rock runs through the iconic groups’ pre-history from the early 1980s until today from their […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: RUN-D.M.C.’s Sophomore LP ‘King Of Rock’ Turns 35!

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The “Kings From Queens” dropped their second album 35 years ago today. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On this date in 1985, Joseph Simmons, Daryl McDaniels, and Jason Mizell successfully avoided the sophomore jinx over three decades ago when they released the follow up to their self-titled debut album with King Of Rock. Produced by […]

Dave East Drops Debut Album ‘Survival’ Today On The Def Jam/Mass Appeal Imprint

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Meteoric Harlem rapper, model and actor Dave East, amassing millions of global views for his ongoing five-part Survival documentary film series, and soon to be opening his Survival Tour Part 1 across the U.S. and Europe, releases his long-awaited debut album Survival, today via Def Jam Record­­ings/Mass Appeal Records. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The […]

Dave East & Styles P Smash Hood Goliaths With Collab Album ‘Beloved’

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Collab albums seem to be the wave, but we know few people have produced projects with their friends that truly have made us care. Of course, you got some: Jay-Z and Kanye, Redman and Method Man, Jada Kiss and Fabolous and Chris Brown and Tyga (yes, mixtapes count!). But for everyone one of those classics, […]

Happy 61st Birthday Russell Simmons!

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Today we celebrate the 61st birthday of Hip Hop pioneer Russell Simmons! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Since the founding of Def Jam Recordings in 1983, Russell Simmons has been an instrumental part in the advancement of Hip Hop culture. Over his illustrious career Russell has launched the careers of multi-platinum artists (LL Cool J, Beastie […]

New York Jets Announce Partnership With Def Jam Recordings

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The New York Jets have announced a new partnership with Def Jam Recordings. The deal marks a collaboration between two iconic New York brands, focusing on three main elements: music, content and in-game experience. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information With the key role that music plays within the NFL and Def Jam’s commitment and passion […]

YG Takes ‘Stay Dangerous Tour’ To Australia and New Zealand

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Compton-based award-winning rapper YG has recently announced that he will be returning to Australia and New Zealand for his second solo tour following the release of his successful third album Stay Dangerous on 4 Hunnid Records x CTE World x Def Jam Recordings earlier this month. YG is set to tour again through all major cities in Australia […]

Def Jam/Mass Appeal Records Release Netflix’s ‘Rapture’ Soundtrack

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With appearances from the lies of 2 Chainz, Rapsody, Nas, T.I. and superproducer Just Blaze, Netflix‘s Rapture documentary captures the essence of the lives of these iconic artists through the peaks and valleys of their careers. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Def Jam Recordings and Mass Appeal Records have jumped on board with the Netflix […]

Russell Simmons “Removing” Himself From Leadership Of All His Companies Amid 2nd Sexual Allegation

Def Jam Recordings co-founder Russell Simmons announced Thursday that he would relinquish his leadership roles in “all the companies I founded,” after a second woman accused him of sexual assault. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Following the publication of a letter by writer Jenny Lumet in The Hollywood Reporter, Simmons issued a statement that he […]

Fabolous And Jadakiss Reveal Cover Art And Tracklist For New Collabo Album ‘Friday On Elm Street’ Slated For Release On Black Friday

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The wait is over. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Fab and Jada have finally decided to give the people what they want and drop the highly anticipated “Freddy VS. Jason” project, however, with a certain wall of red tape behind the horror flick of the same name, the unlikely duo of NYC vets have changed […]

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