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Beyonce Shoots Video For “XO” In Coney Island

 Recently, Beyonce was spotted in Coney Island, Brooklyn  shooting a video for her upcoming single, “XO.” She was there with some of her closet friends  and famed photographer Terry Richardson who took snapshot of the R&B singer while on the set. The video has some cameo features from supermodel Jourdan Dunn and her hair stylist Ty Hunter. This […]

The Mrs.Carter Tour Invades Brooklyn

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 Mrs. Carter runs the world Recently, The Mrs. Carter World Tour made it stop at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. This is a three day show at Barclay Center from Saturday until today. After the show, Beyonce met up with hubby, Jay-Z, her dancers, Justin Timberlake, and actress Quvenzhane Wallis.  She wraps the first leg of the tour tomorrow […]

The Best Kanye West Parodies

Oh Yeezus The legendary, multi-platinum selling, Mr. Good Music, a.k.a Kanye West is always finding himself in the middle of media attention. Being that he is a very outspoken and passionate guy, he tends to always let everybody know exactly what is on his mind. Very rarely does he ever hold his tongue for anyone, […]

The Source Presents: The Best 13 Mixtapes of 2013 (Thus Far)

We’re half way into the year and the amount of music that dropped is overwhelming from singles, albums, crazy collabs and of course, mixtapes. Naturally you might have missed out on a project of two but no worries, we at The Source took the time to narrow down the mixtapes that you definitely need in […]

Rick Rubin Actually Had No Role In The Making Of Magna Carta, Holy Grail

“You crazy for this one Rick”. Not quite. Former Def Jam Records founder and legendary–almost mythical–producer Rick Rubin has found his name up in lights once again in 2013, helping to engineer the completion of the year’s most talked about album, Yeezus, in a mere matter of days. The critically acclaimed LP went on to […]

R.I.P. Luther Vandross; A Man Who Believed In Love

R.I.P. Luther Vandross; a man who believed in love. New York City native, actor, and R&B balladeer, Luther Vandross passed away eight years ago (2005) today at the age of 54 due to alleged heart complications from a stroke he suffered from in 2003. Vandross was a phenomenon when his debut (self-produced) album Never Too […]

Watch 2 Chainz & Pharrell’s New Video, “Feds Watching”

B.O.A.T.S. II, September 10th. Shortly before the BET Awards, 2 Chainz dropped the video to the lead single from his upcoming album, Based On A True Story II: Me Time (Def Jam), out September 10th. With production, and background vocals provided by the one and only Pharrell Williams, and the sun seemingly out for good […]

Hit-Boy: “I’m No Longer A Part Of G.O.O.D. Music”

First Cudi, now this. This year has proved to be a defining one for Kanye West‘s Def Jam imprint label, G.O.O.D. Music, and its only halfway through. Shortly before the release of his critically-acclaimed Indicud album, longtime Kanye West collaborator Kid Cudi announced that he himself was parting ways with the label in favor of […]

The Source Presents: The 15 Best Guest Verses Of 2013 (Thus Far)

You need these people on your album. Let’s say for example, you’re a rapper. Rappers, for the most part–unless you’re Yeezus–need pretty good features here and there to make it interesting. Features are a very tricky thing to execute. As an artist, you have to get the right artist, at the perfect time, to spit […]

Jay-Z Reveals ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Album Tracklist

Previously without features, Hov’s 12th effort’s updated tracklist is here. Jay-Z‘s dropping an album next week. Kanye dropped an album last week. These used to be major events in music, that we had to wait months for. Kanye and Jay announced their albums a combined 7 weeks in advance. Not to mention, people we’ve been […]

MySpace Reviews Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Album

“After Timberlake got the album, he swung by the Myspace office, dropped it off, then bodyrolled rightthefuck out the front door” We’re officially exactly a week from the release of Jay-Z‘s 12th solo album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, and today we get one hilariously candid review from the new MySpace, literally and physically via Justin […]