E-40 Donates 1,000 Gallons of Hand Sanitizers to Lompoc Prisons


After numerous reports of mistreatment to prisoners have been making headlines, Bay Area rapper E-40 has donated 1,000 gallons hand sanitizers to the San Quentin State Prison. The “My Sh*t Bang” rapper states that he wanted to help after hearing about the increasing number of cases in the Lompoc prison. As of right now, there […]

‘Shark Tank’s Daymond John To Guest Judge Chamillionaire And E40’s Startup Investment Contest; $100K Prize For The WInner


Angel investors and well-known rappers Chamillionaire and E-40, in partnership with Republic.co, have upped the ante for their latest startup contest, with $100K in investment funds and a guest judge in the form of Shark Tank’s Daymond John. As with previous contests, the investment will be awarded to the best woman or minority-founded startup company; […]

New Documentary Focuses on the History of Bay Area Hip-Hop

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NBC Bay Area’s Emmy Award-winning series Bay Area Revelation returns with Culture of Hip Hop premiering Saturday, April 27 at 10 p.m. The one-hour documentary will explore how Hip-Hop has influenced the Bay Area and tells the story of the entrepreneurial artists who created their own sound and set their own rules. “The Bay Area […]

E-40 Tears the Club Up With Ty Dolla $ign & Konshens in ‘One Night’ Visuals

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E-40 released his 28th solo studio album, The Gift of Gab, marking the first of three 2018 LPs in The Definition Series. Enjoying exceptional success in his 40-year career, the Bay Area rapper dropped the music video for his Caribbean-infused record featuring Konshens and Ty Dolls $ign titled, “One Night.” Setting the vibe for his night […]

[WATCH] Big Sean’s Ex Naya Rivera Performs “IDFWU” On Lip Sync Battle Show

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As the old saying goes, “if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.” That’s exactly what Naya Rivera did when she was featured on this week’s episode of Lip Sync Battle and she chose her ex Big Sean’s “IDFWU” as the song to lip sync over. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 The song was […]

Warren G’s G Funk Movie Finds Home On YouTube, Will Be Released Soon

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When N.W.A. made their mark on Hip-Hop in the 1980’s it opened the world not only to khakis and converse culture, but to new genre of rap music called “Gangsta Rap.” Gangsta Rap music infused Curtis Mayfield’s soul, James Brown’s spirit and the groove of others like the AWB and Funkadelics to create a vibe […]

E-40 Set to Release ‘The Gift of Gab’ Album in June

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If you want to catch a glimpse of E-40 these days just turn on any Golden State Warriors game and he is likely courtside, even in Houston as the Dubs fight in the Western Conference Finals. But don’t be misled into thinking that the West Coast legend isn’t working as he just announced his forthcoming […]

Curren$y Drops New Project ‘Parking Lot Music’


Curren$y fans were expecting the Back at Burnie’s album on March 16, which is a sequel to his 2011 album Weekend at Burnie’s. Curren$y announced the album in January, but the album seems to be have been pushed back for an unknown reason. As a consolation, the Jet Life rapper dropped some fresh “high tunes” […]

Rihanna, E-40 Performs at Annual TDE Toy Drive/Holiday Concert

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What a perfect way to end an incredible year. The California-based record label, Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE), hosted their 4th annual Christmas toy drive Thursday, Dec. 21, in Watts, California. The admission fee to the concert was a toy donation. Kendrick Lamar took the stage to perform hits from his double platinum album, DAMN, and was joined on […]

SZA Releases Visuals for “The Weekend,” Kendrick Lamar Drops “Love” Video

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Rihanna and E-40 came through yesterday to hit the stage at the TDE’s anuual Toy Drive/Holiday concert. If the concert was not enough, both Kendrick Lamar and SZA released highly anticipated videos to hit singles, “Love” and “The Weekend” respectively. The Compton native cracked Billboards Top 20 with the release of the Zachari-assisted single. SZA’s platinum […]

TDE Added Rihanna and E-40 as Performers to Holiday Concert

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Words by Jasmine Johnson Top Dawg Entertainment is having their fourth annual Holiday Concert and toy giveaway on December 22 in California. There will be performances by TDE’s own SZA and Kendrick Lamar, plus Rihanna and E-40. Anthony Tiffith, CEO of TDE, announced that the two recent artists are performing at this year’s holiday concert with other special […]

E-40 Lands Appearance On TV Series “The Mayor”


The slang doctor has brought his vernacular to television. Bay Area mainstay E-40 has landed a spot on an episode of TV series “The Mayor”, in which the rapper will play himself as a headlining artist slated for an event that is expected to save the well known Tito’s Ballroom. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION […]

[Listen] New Visuals from Quon’s “Hunnid Miles N Runnin”


Texas native Quon has released the new visuals to his single”Hunnid Miles N Runnin.”   REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 Shot in his hometown of Amarillo, Texas, the budding emcee takes us through the cities noted hood spots with a dope soundtrack. Advertisement   The single, which was produced by Amir Perry (who’s […]

Listen to Too $hort’ s Hella Disrespectful Bay Area Mixtape


The Bay area OG Too $hort with his  Hella Disrespectful attitude while saluting the Bay Area on his latest mixtape which shows us the legendary Oakland MC can still convey his unchanging attitude over the new bouncing beats of the Bay Area signature sound. Packed with 22 songs, the Bay Area mixtape features a flavorful mix of […]

E-40 Sues Author Who Stole “Captain Save A Hoe” Phrase

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Words by Megan Ambers Bay Area rapper E-40 is not playing with his money, as he launches a lawsuit against author and radio personality Erika Kane. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 According to TMZ, the rapper decided to sue Kane, who wrote the book Captain Save A Hoe under the moniker iikane, because she […]

E-40 Talks Memories of Tupac on ‘The Real’

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With E-40’s rise as a Bay Area spitter in hip hop’s early days, it was bound that he crossed paths with another OG of West Coast rap, Tupac. The world finally got a taste of what the two sounded like together—collaborations appearing on 1995’s In a Major Way and 1996’s All Eyez on Me. And […]