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Lloyd Banks on DMX Challenging His Bars: ‘God Bless Him’

Ask rap fans about Lloyd Banks’s ability with the microphone and he is solidified by most. Most are not DMX.  The legendary rapper was on IG Live with Fatman Scoop when Banks’ name arose as someone who is talented lyrically. “Lloyd Banks? Lloyd Banks? Lloyd Banks?” DMX would repeatedly question. He would also ask Scoop […]

Fatman Scoop Makes Surprise Guest Appearance at ‘Hot 4 the Holidays’

Fatman Scoop Makes Surprise Guest Appearance at Hot 4 the Holidays

Hot 97’s Hot 4 the Holidays concert went down Thursday night and it was lit lit. The sold-out concert was filled with Hip-Hop lovers from all over the tri-state area. Tory Lanez, Trey Songz, Gunna, Lil Baby, and Flipp Dinero all blessed the stage as planned. But the best part of the concert was DJ […]

Listen: Missy Elliott and Fatman Scoop Join Ciara On ‘Level Up’ Remix

Ciara has the world wanting the yummy, as the “Level Up” challenge has literally swept the nation. Now, the “Goodies” goddess is upping the ante by adding Missy Elliott and Fatman Scoop to the official remix. Harnessing the vibe of a late ’90s party record, you can’t help move to the infectious beat. Besides, you […]

Mobb Deep: 10 Hip-Hop Songs That Sampled ‘Shook Ones’

Words by Ime Ekpo You can not call yourself a hip-hop head if the Mobb hasn’t shaken you with the realness. Bombarded with a rigid lyrical approach and dense street mannered content, Mobb Deep’s “Shook Ones (Part II)” became instrumental in the 1995 resurgence of hardcore rapping for the east coast, New York City, in […]