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Big K.R.I.T. Reveals Tracklist For ‘Live From The Underground’

Visit for more information   It’s been in the making for quite sometime, Big K.R.I.T’s highly anticipated debut album that is. Marked to drop June 5th, the project will feature artist such as Big Sant, 2 Chainz, 8Ball & MJG, Anthony Hamilton, B.B. King, Bun B, Ludacris, Melanie Fiona, Devin The Dude and Ms. Linnie […]

Big K.R.I.T. Announces ‘Live From The Underground’ Tour

Visit for more information Big K.R.I.T. will be taking his Live From The Underground on the road July 11th. Word is a few dates to be added but so far you can see where K.R.I.T. will be trekking next. – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement     Wed-Jul-11 DETROIT, MI ST. ANDREWS HALL   Thu-Jul-12 CINCINNATI, […]

Young Jeezy Catches Up With Source Campus Rep, MizStreetz

Visit for more information For those of you who may not know, The Source Magazine is currently running a campus rep program to empower the minds of our next generation of collegiate status. Recently our campus rep @MizStreetz of Buffalo University sat down with CTE general Young Jeezy. The sit-down includes Jeezy speaking on his TM:103 record, […]

Tune Into The Maybach Music Group Press Confrence

Visit for more information Tune into the Maybach Music Group press conference which will be starting momentarily. What does Ross have up his sleeve? Maybe something big, someone signing, who knows?  Advertisement  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

BTS Video: Big K.R.I.T. – I Got This

Visit for more information Big K.R.I.T recently had the opportunity to film a brand new visual for his new single, “I Got This.” The video shoot went down in Meridian, Mississippi, which is K.R.I.T’s hometown. Mark your calendars Live From The Underground, June 5th. Advertisement  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

Listen: Big K.R.I.T – I Heard It All

Visit for more information Big K.R.I.T. will be packaging his two standout mixtures, KRIT Wuz Here and 4Eva N A Day. Today we get a bonus cut from the Mississippi MC with “I Heard It All.” Things are surely heating up for K.R.I.T as we approach the release of his debut, Love From The Underground June […]

Q-Tip Signs to G.O.O.D. Music

  Visit for more information Rap Legend Q-Tip decides to continue his journey down the road of Hip Hop with Kanye West. The Queens native signed a deal with Island Def Jam this morning via Kanye’s G.O.O.D. Music imprint. Q-Tip produced the first three A Tribe Called Quest albums almost entirely by himself. “I’m excited to be […]

2 Chainz Talks About Upcoming “Mercy” Video And More

Visit for more information Continuing to build anticipation for his Def Jam debut, 2 Chainz has been keeping himself busy lately. In addition to being featured on our Source cover, the rapper formerly known as Tity Boi continues to be the most in-demand guest artist Hip-Hop has seen since Busta Rhymes in his prime. […]

Source TV: Big K.R.I.T. On Debut Album Expectations

Visit for more information presents part 2 of our sit-down with Big K.R.I.T. In this segment K.R.I.T. talks expectations of his upcoming debut LP, the leg work, and possible concerns as far as sales.  Advertisement Missed part 1? Check that out here. – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) 

Video: 2 Chainz Ft. Meek Mill – Stunt

Visit for more information Current Source cover boy 2 Chainz links with MMG’s Meek Mill for the “Stunt” visual. Most of us are still bumping that T.R.U. Realigion mixtape, do its only right that “Stunt” gets its visual treatment directed by Alex Nazari.  Advertisement  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

2 Chainz Announces Album Release Date, Speaks On His Source Cover

Visit for more information A few days ago 2 Chainz tweeted “8-4-12,” which will be the release date of his Def Jam debut. During a recent interview with our good friends at Beats By Dre, 2 Chainz spoke on what the cover meant to him and more. Advertisement  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)  

Listen: Big K.R.I.T. – I Got This

Visit for more information K.R.I.T. drops off something new and the good folks at Al Lindstroms debuts it via Toca Tuesdays. Krizzle’s 4eva N A Day is still available for download and I implore you to get that. Radio rip for now, CDQ should be on its way. Advertisement – Argenys Collado (@aKiDnamedHENNY)

Listen: Frank Ocean – Whip Appeal

Visit for more information Frank Ocean slipped us “Whip Appeal” with the simple message “something to drive, or jog to.” The track is expected to be part of re-release of his Nostalgia, Ultra through Def Jam.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Big K.R.I.T. Keeps It Country With

Visit for more information caught up with Big K.R.I.T. to speak on his recently released 4Eva N A Day mixtape, his upcoming album Live from the Underground. The special guest he is referring to, is believed to be B.B. King who offered his instrumentation to the project. He also speaks on the emergence of […]

2 Chainz Announces Album Title Change

Visit for more information 2 Chainz caught up with Fuse during this weeks SXSW festivities. Opening up about becoming his own boss, referring to his label signing and parting ways with Ludacris. The current cover subject of The Source explained he will be changing the name of his upcoming album from “T.R.U. To My […]

Kanye & Big Sean Join 2 Chainz On Stage At SXSW

Visit for more information   2 Chainz has been killing it as of late (just read his Source cover story). Last night at SXSW Mr. Spend It took the stage at S.o.B.’s 30th Anniversary concert held at Austin’s Belmont nightclub. The crowd was in for a surprise as the trio who I like to call […]

Exclusive Interview With Def Jam’s New President Joie Manda

Visit for more information Yesterday news broke that Def Jam had finally filled the President position, which has been vacant since 2007. Joie Manda, who is no stranger to this business will assume one of the most important positions in the Hip-hop industry. Explaining in a statement earlier today, “Running Def Jam is the […]

Listen: 2 Chainz – Like Me

Visit for more information You can find 2 Chainz on the cover of the current issue of The Source Magazine with Tyga and Mac Miller. One of the hardest working artists in the game, (just look at 2011 and his 30 + features) comes at us with some new material with “Like Me.” The […]

Rihanna Attends Maybach Music Group’s NYC Show

Visit for more information While Rozay and company were on stage last night for their MetroPCS 5 Boro Takeover, their was one notable guest in attendance. A stunning Rihanna stood out quite clear while in attendance in Hammerstein Ballroom.  Advertisement – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)  

Women’s History: The Source Celebrates Nikki D.

Visit for more information Veteran rapper, Nikki D, was the first female rapper signed to Def Jam Recordings back in 1989. In 1991, Def Jam released her first and only album, ‘Daddy’s Little Girl’.  She reached #1 on the US Billboard Hot Rap Singles chart with her commercial hit single ‘Daddy’s Little Girl’ which spoke wisdom to the […]