WATCH: Nicki Minaj Recalls the Moment She Heard About Her Father’s Passing

Nicki Minaj Recalls How She Heard About Her Father's Passing

Nicki Minaj, the reigning monarch of Gag City, recently sat down with Apple Music’s Ebro Darden in a live, in-studio interview in New York City. The candid conversation delves into the intricacies of Pink Friday 2. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information During the discussion, Minaj fearlessly opens up about the moment she received the news […]

Grandmaster Flash Reveals His Father Inspired Him to Build a DJ Setup

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In celebration of hip-hop’s 50th anniversary, Ebro had the honor of sitting down with one of its true pioneers, Grandmaster Flash. Flash took Ebro on a journey back to the early days of hip-hop, reminiscing about how he revolutionized the art of turntablism and became one of the genre’s originators. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information […]

Ebro Confirms Kendrick Lamar Will Drop A Single Before The Super Bowl

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After taking a brief hiatus from the booth, Kendrick Lamar is returning with avenges. First, he’s doing a halftime performance at the nation’s biggest games, Super Bowl LVI, and now he’s returning with new music. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Music media personel Ebro Darden broke the news. On Wednesday’s episode of Rap Life Review on Apple […]

Jim Jones Tells Ebro He Has Six Albums Ready to Go

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In case you missed it, Jim Jones and DJ Drama dropped off an absolute banger in their new collab project, Gangsta Grillz: We Set The Trends. To give insight on their first collaborative project in 15 years, the two popped up on Apple Music 1 with Ebro Darden to talk about the creation and what […]

French Montana Speaks On His Rap Peers Surpassing Him

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French Montana has been creating waves in the rap game for more than a decade. The rapper has been cultivating a space in rap where he’s friendly with just about everyone. The evidence can be found on most of his projects, including the recently released They Got Amnesia. In a new interview with Ebro Darden’s Rap Life Radio show, […]

Ebro Denies TMZ Reports of Hot 97 Banning 6ix9ine’s Music

6ix9ine is showing respect to fallen rapper Pop Smoke. The words come after he was called out on Instagram By The Game about being around.

Earlier today, TMZ reported that Hot 97 plans to ban Tekashi 6ix9ine’s music when he gets out of prison. Ebro addressed the report earlier this morning on the Ebro In The Morning radio show, saying he would never talk to anyone from TMZ. He name-dropped a number of the station’s DJs that played Tekashi 6ix9ine’s music, […]

Kevin Durant Lists His Top Five Favorite Rappers on Hot 97

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Kevin Durant joined Hot 97 on Tuesday and gave the Ebro in the Morning team his top five rappers list. Now located in the heart of Hip-Hop culture, Ebro felt it necessary for KD to dig into the heart of the culture during their conversation. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “Drake… I mean you got […]

Ebro Named Global Editorial Head of Hip-Hop and R&B at Apple Music

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The New Year has brought a new job for Hot 97’s famed personality Ebro Darden. Billboard reveals Old Man Ebro will be the new Global Editorial Head of Hip-Hop and R&B for Apple Music. The position began for Ebro today (Jan 2.) and will not affect his roles as a host on both Hot 97 […]

Kodak Black Walks Out Interview After Ebro Brings Up Sexual Assault Case

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In promotion of his new album, Dying to Live, which drop Friday, Kodak Black made a brief stop in New York. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information During his interview on the popular Hot 97 show Ebro in the Morning, the Haitian rapper walked out when Ebro brought up his sexual assault case. Kodak addressed the […]

Kanye Calls HOT 97’s Ebro for Colin Kaepernick and ‘Plays Himself’

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It seems that whenever we hear Ebro and Kanye in the same sentence, we know it is about to go left. And we are not talking politics. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Kanye reached out to Old Man Ebro via a mutual friend named T. Mills to beseech his assistance in coordinating a call between […]

Lil Wayne’s Mother Didn’t Want Her Young Son Hanging Around Birdman

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This past weekend, the story behind Birdman and the Cash Money collective was told and released in the format of a documentary titled Before Anythang: The Cash Money Story. The documentary is a rundown on the infancy of Birdman’s career in the rap industry and an overall break down on how he developed Cash Money […]

Philly’s Chill Moody Gets Sentimental With ‘Hey Momma’


There’s always a place for a little sentimental hip-hop in today’s music space. Today, Chill Moody is providing us with those vibes that makes you want to call your mom up just to say hey. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Philadelphia-based recording artist celebrated his mother’s birthday on his latest offering, “Hey Momma.” With […]

Jay Z, Kevin Hart And More Celebs React To Meek Mill’s Sentencing

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Words By Ime Ekpo Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information After a scheduled court appearance on the afternoon of Monday (Nov. 6), a Pennsylvania judge sentenced Meek Mill to two to four years in state prison for alleged probation violations, and celebrities immediately began to express their support for the Philly MC through social media. Commons […]

OVO Fest 2016 Moves to Carribean Theme, Boasts Mavado & Sean Paul as Highlights

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This is what went down at this year’s OVO Fest: the previously all-inclusive concert format was segmented into four separate days—the first one being Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg’s High Road tour date, followed by a heavily-dancehall themed outdoor fest yesterday [Saturday, July 30]. Those will be followed up by two Summer Sixteen tour dates […]

DJ Khaled Visits Ebro In The Morning

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DJ Khaled stopped by Ebro in the Morning today [Wednesday, July 27] and compared to most of his appearances, this one wasn’t as eventful. Maybe because Ebro is in Japan, but nevertheless, the interview with Laura Stylez and Peter Rosenberg was insightful. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information He detailed Nas‘ involvement on his highly anticipated forthcoming EP, Major […]

Could J. Cole and Drake Be Planning a Joint Summer Tour?

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Drake and J. Cole have both enjoyed huge success in the past 12 months, releasing platinum albums, enjoying success on the charts, and playing sold out tours and festivals. They’re arguably two of the biggest members of rap’s new elite, and have successfully built the foundation for what will likely be lengthy careers. What would happen if they […]

Listen Here: Tax Season Episode 19


In episode 19 Taxstone is joined in the studio by writer Preezy and culture preserver Elgin. The trio discuss Meek vs Drake, Tax vs OG Maco and the insane state of Hip Hop as a while. Later in the episode Combat Jack makes an appearance to discuss Funkmaster Flex and Taxstone discusses his real issue with Ebro […]