The Source Unveils The 15th Annual Power 30 Cover

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The Source Magazine Presents the 15th annual POWER 30 issue. The issue which hits newsstands October 9th nationwide is jam packed with a strong focus on buisness, politcs and of course music. Inisde the Oct/Nov issue we crown our Power 30, Radio 30 and Digital 30. Highliting the 30 most powerful and influential people in […]

Video: Shyne Po “Meyer Lansky” Freestyle In Paris

Its been a bumpy road for Shyne and things are definitely looking and sounding better for him. Po is aware of the effect that being restricted from the United States has on his rap career. He has accepted it and decided to continue his career despite the setback. Here he lets go a verse from […]

Asher Roth Talks Upcoming Record and Slippers With Nardwuar

Nardwuar caught up with Asher Roth in Vancouver, Canada recently and gave him a few gifts: a Krumbsnatcha record produced by Nottz as well as LP’s by both Cheech and Chong and Phat Bluntz. Roth admitted that another record with Nottz was on the way. He also told Nardwuar that he in fact did take […]

Video: 50 Cent Speaks On Chief Keef, Beef, And Diddy

In an interview with Power 92, 50 Cent spoke on Chief Keef’s street energy in his music. 50 gave credit to young Chicago rapper describing the sound of his music to have a “hard edge.” And prior to talking about Chief Keef, 50 states he wants to “work with the young kids.” Also, he states […]

Listen: Machine Gun Kelly – Highline Ballroom Soundcheck

After being banned from performing at NYC’s Highline Ballroom by the NYPD MGK still finds a way to make his fans a little happier about the situation. How does MGK do this? By giving them new music of course. MGK drops a new song for his fans over classic Biggie beats that he promptly titles […]

Local Taxpayers Upset Over Diddy’s Son’s Scholarship

Local taxpayers are upset over Justin Combs’ scholarship worth up to 50,000 plus. Last fall Combs committed to UCLA to play football for the University. Do you feel he should give up his scholarship with great grades and pure talent?  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement Props: RR

Video: Diddy, DJ Khaled, & The Weeknd At Mansion 360

   As Memorial Day Weekend came and went while we were all BBQ’ing and enjoying the long weekend Diddy was doing more of the same in Miami. Catch Diddy in the video above hosting a party at Mansion 360 alongside DJ Khaled and The Weeknd. Video courtesy of City Never Sleeps.    Advertisement -John McAuliffe […]

Listen: Future Ft. Diddy & Ludacris – Same Damn Time (Remix)

Diddy and Ludacris jump all over Future’s “Same Damn Time” remix. While the track is surely buzzing this remix only helps the hype. The Source shout out is always appreciated especially when Diddy is talking that talk behind the mic.   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Harlem On The Rise: An Uptown Perspective

Harlem World has always been a home base for some of hip-hops biggest Emcees. From pioneers like Doug E Fresh and Kool Moe Dee to radio staples like Ma$e and Dipset. This year promises to have some big debuts and even bigger comebacks from some of Harlem’s finest, so before then we decided to take […]

Hip-Hop Mothers Know Best

TheSource.com takes a look at some of the most influential mothers in Hip-Hop. Some have inspired their sons to become moguls, some have managed their sons, some have helped their sons in good times, some in bad.  Hit the slideshow and check out Hip-Hop Mothers Know Best. Don’t forget this Sunday is Mother’s Day step […]

Diddy Welcomes Funkmaster Flex To The CÎROC Boy Team

While Ciroc may be your drink of choice, Diddy is making sure is trendy alcohol brand is in good hands. The Hip-Hop mogul welcomed Hot 97 DJ, Funkmaster Flex to the Ciroc Boy team. Expect a whole lot of bombs and bottles next time you see Flex spinning near you.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Video: Maybach Music Group Press Conference Recap

Lyor Cohen kicked off the Maybach Music Group press conference with some kind words for Rick Ross and his Maybach conglomerate. Swizz Beatz and Diddy took the podium as well to share their thoughts on MMG’s success.  With most of the Maybach Music Group lineup in attendance, Ross introduced Omarion as the latest member of […]

Preview The Notorious B.I.G’s VH1 Behind The Music

Vh1 wil re-air Biggie’s Behind The Music documentary with some brand new footage and interviews. The profile covers the rise of Christopher Wallace and the fatal unsolved case surrounding his death.  Take a trip down memory lane and remember Biggie coming through the pages of The Source. Shouts to Matty C! Advertisement – Sean Lynch […]

Forbes Releases Top 5 Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artists Of 2012

Forbes issued their top 5 list of Hip-Hop’s wealthiest in 2012 tonight. While Diddy and Jay-Z continue the race to the prestigious first Hip-Hop billionaire the gap between the two and the rest of the field is staggering. The list however is filled with mogul like name rather than artists. Jay-Z is the only one […]

Machine Gun Kelly Performs At Wrestlemania

  Following Diddy’s introduction, Machine Gun Kelly and Skylar Grey got the crowd ready for John Cena’s entrance. “Invisible” was featured in promos for the event and this performance only solidified that MGK is in no way a one hit “Wild Boy.” Check it out in case you missed it, though its unfortunate Cena ended […]

MGK Drops The Artwork & Tracklist For His ‘Half Naked & Almost Famous’ EP

Bad Boy recording artist Machine Gun Kelly is gearing up for the release of his Half Naked & Almost Famous EP. A 5-track project featuring Cassie and of course his single “Wild Boy” featuring Waka Flocka. The project drops March 20th, for now check out the Sex Pistols inspired artwork and the tracklist below. – Sean […]

Listen: Los – ‘I Do’ Freestyle

I gotta admit, I wasn’t exactly an avid Los listener before he recently inked with Diddy’s imprint, but he’s definitely been showcasing his potential on some recent offerings. For his latest delivery of bars, the Baltimore spitta flexes his wordplay over Jeezy’s “I Do” instrumental.  – Nate Santos (@MidtownNate)             […]