dj premier

Happy Birthday To Super Producer DJ Premier!

Screen Shot 2022 03 21 at 8.40.11 AM

On this day in Hip-Hop history, super producer and generational sound shaper DJ Premier was born in 1966. As a producer, DJ Premier has worked with Big L, Big Daddy Kane, Bun B, Common, D’Angelo, Dr. Dre, The Game, Joey Bada$$, KRS-One, Ludacris, Mos Def, Nas, Snoop Dogg, The Notorious B.I.G, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Immortal […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Gangstarr Dropped Their Fourth LP ‘Hard To Earn’ 28 Years Ago

tumblr 180cff04628338f5110c234f138a4451 b94e2bfc 1280

On this day twenty-eight ago, Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal aka Guru and DJ Premier dropped their fourth album aptly entitled Hard To Earn. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information As one of Gangstarr’s most circulated but underrated projects, Hard To Earn, released on the Chrysalis/EMI imprint, set the pace for the Gangstarr sound and legacy. Exclusively […]

Benny the Butcher Announces the Correct Date for ‘Tana Talk 4’

Benny the Butcher Has Words for Fans Who Are Worried About Him Signing to Def Jam

A couple of weeks ago, Benny the Butcher gave the first taste of Tana Talk 4 with the J. Cole assisted “Johnny P’s Caddy.” The single was followed by the legendary DJ Premier giving the released date after Benny pulled up on him with a preview. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “TT4 (2/11) @BennyBsf Got […]

Benny the Butcher is on the Hunt for a JAY-Z Feature and a Roc Chain

Benny the Butcher is on the Hunt for a JAY-Z Feature and a Roc Chain

Hey Hov, Benny the Butcher is on the lookout for his Roc-a-Fella chain. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Benny pulled up to the trio of The Breakfast Club to talk about his forthcoming Tana Talk 4 album. During his visit, Benny revealed not only does he want a chain, he needs a feature from the […]

DJ Premier Reveals the Release Date for Benny the Butcher’s ‘Tana Talk 4’

DJ Premier

Last week, Benny the Butcher gave the first taste of Tana Talk 4 with the J. Cole assisted “Johnny P’s Caddy.” Today, the legendary DJ Premier has annoucned the released date after Benny pulled up on him with a preview. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “TT4 (2/11) @BennyBsf Got Me A Preview Listen…,” Premier tweeted. […]

Russ Drops ‘CHOMP 2’ LP, Features Wale, Mozzy, Big Sean & More

Russ Drops 'CHOMP 2' LP, Features Wale, Mozzy, Big Sean & More

Accompanied with an all-star cast, Russ closes out 2021 with the release of the highly-anticipated sequel album, CHOMP 2, out now, via Russ My Way Inc. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information MORE: Kehlani: “I Just Told Russ I Would Make An Album With Him…” The second installment to 2020 original, which includes the Ab-Soul-featured hit […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Gangstarr Dropped ‘Full Clip: Decade Of Gangstarr’ 22 Years Ago

tumblr pujj5r5yg61t1yehoo1 1280

On this day in Hip Hop history, famed rap duo Gang Starr released their first compilation album, Full Clip: Decade of Gang Starr. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Dropping a year after the duo’s most popular album Moment of Truth, this compilation album contained some of the group’s biggest singles stemming from their prolific 10-year career. It’s […]

‘Legendize’ Podcast Announces Big Daddy Kane, DJ Premier And Craig G Joining Host DJ Marley Marl In July

Screen Shot 2021 07 01 at 8.29.26 AM

Legendize announces the upcoming podcast guests for the rest of season 1 featuring Craig G on July 6,  Big Daddy Kane on July 13 followed by DJ Premier on July 20. The podcast discusses the history behind hip-hop’s biggest hits, classic albums and iconic samples, with the legends that made them. Hosted by hip-hop pioneer DJ Marley Marl and co-host DJ Callie Ban, check out previous episodes […]

MENU