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Video: 2 Chainz Speaks On Def Jam Deal & Working With Kanye

2 Chainz made his presence felt in 2011 with all those features upon features upon features. Now he’s found a new home with Def Jam and during an interview with MTV he speaks about working with Kanye West as well. “For the most part, when we started building our relationship, we found out we had […]

Video: Big Sean’s Weekend Recap 25 (The Source Shoot)

Check out the 25th edition of Big Sean’s Week Recap video series. Giving us an in depth look into his touring, conversations with Chicago Bulls Derrick Rose, his DJ’ing skills and his hometown shoot for the cover of The Source. – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

2 Chainz Performs Sold Out NYC Show At SOBs

  Last night 2 Chainz hit the stage in front of a sold crowd at SOBs. Check out the newest Def Jam signee (told you so) performing “Spend It” and other songs from his catalog for his first NYC crowd above.  Video credit goes over to the folks at RapRadar.    Advertisement -John McAuliffe (@John_Mac310)

Ne-Yo Joins Motown, Appointed Senior VP Of A&R

Ne-Yo is moving his talents over to Motown Records, in more ways than one. While he will release his upcoming album under the label, Ne-Yo will serve as Vice President of A&R as well. In an exclusive announcement to Billboard,  Ethiopia Habtemariam Senior VP of Motown spoke on the move, “In Ne-Yo we have both a […]

Rumor: 2 Chainz Taking His Talents To Def Jam?

Greasefire hot rapper, 2 Chainz, lit up Twitter last night when he let people know that he was possibly signing to a major label deal soon. However, sources close to the situation are saying that 2 Chainz is going to sign to Island Def Jam. He will be joining Kanye West, Rick Ross, Big Sean, […]

Rumor: G.O.O.D. Music Compilation First Single Is…

The G.O.O.D. Music compilation album will be the talk of 2012. Kanye, Pusha, KiD CuDi, Big Sean and the rest of the G.O.O.D. Music cast will be reportedly releasing their first compilation album sometime 2nd quarter.  Today FSD is reporting, “The tentative first single from the upcoming G.O.O.D. Music compilation is to be “Lamborghini, Murci.” […]

BTS Video: Pusha T’s Shoot With The Source

The Source Magazine’s collectors 250th issue is on newsstands now. Check out some behind the scenes footage of his feature shoot with photographer Mark Squires. Check out the story written by Nate Santos on newsstands now. Eghkkkk!  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

The Source Presents: UnCovered with Big Sean

TheSource.com is proud to present another edition of our UnCovered series featuring our Rookie Of The Year, Big Sean. The photo shoot took place in his hometown of Detroit, with our Creative Director, Don Morris behind the lens. Check out how it all went down from the studio to the streets all the way to Comerica […]

Irv Gotti Voices Frustration With Def Jam Records

  Irv Gotti has been very outspoken about wanting to lead the new generation of Def Jam Records, however it seems that his frustration has reached a tipping point. Check out what he had to say, as he stopped to talk with TheSource.com while at the grand reopening of the 40-40 club. 

Big K.R.I.T. Announces Release Date For ‘4 Eva N A Day’ Mixtape

Big K.R.I.T. announced his first single “I Got This” will be dropping February 1st. While that’s something to look forward to K.R.I.T. will deliver his 4 Eva N A Day mixtape 19 days later. The project is produced entirely by K.R.I.T. himself, so you know its going to be something special.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Pusha T Exclusive Images

Pusha T shot exclusively for the Source Magazine’s 250th issue by Mark Squires. Check out the story written by Nate Santos on newsstands now.

Video: Frank Ocean Talks New Album, Creative Vision, Performing Live & More

Frank Ocean sat down with BBC News in what appears to be the deepest live conversation we’ve seen yet. Mr. Ocean opened up to the cameras looking as a if he was a sophisticated young Malcolm-X. Speaking on his previous release nostalgia, ULTRA, shooting his past videos, working with legends in Beyonce and Jay-Z, OFWGKTA and […]