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Fred The Godson Foundation Launches Today With Support From Surprise Guests

On April 23, 2020, the Hip-Hop community was saddened by the untimely loss of one of its beloved New York artist; Fred the Godson. Born, Frederick Thomas, the Bronx rapper passed away due to complications from the Coronavirus at the age of 41. A husband and father of two beautiful daughters, Sadie and Sophia, Fred […]

Benny The Butcher Remembers Fred The Godson


In an interview with VladTV, Benny The Butcher sat down to discuss his experience as his friends [Westside Gunn and Fred The Godson] battled the coronavirus. Butcher tells Vlad that he didn’t speak with Gunn too much while Gunn battled the coronavirus, mentioning that he wanted to give the “Euro Step” rapper his space to […]

Fred The Godson Passes Away at 35 After COVID-19 Complications


Fred The Godson died on Thursday after a three week battle with coronavirus. A spokesperson for the 35-year-old rapper confirmed his passing with The Source this afternoon. The Source reported previously that the Payback rapper lost his fever which was a big improvement, although he was still in intensive care. The fever had peaked at […]

Fred The Godson Fighting For His Life Against Coronavirus

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Based on a confirmed report from Brooklyn News 12, Bronx rap mainstay Fred The Godson, who tested positive for COVID-19 just two days ago, is currently fighting for his life while doctors are saying that his chances of survival are slim. According to his wife LeeAnn Jemmott, doctors are saying that the ‘Big Payback’ emcee […]

Fred The Godson Hospitalized with Coronavirus


Fred the Godson took to Instagram on Monday to reveal that he has been battling the viral COVID-19 strain of coronavirus. “I’m here wit this Corvus (sic) 19 shit! Please keep me in y’all prayers,” Fred wrote on IG with the hashtag God is Great. The “God Level” rapper also has asthma which made him […]

Fred The Godson Drops “Let It Cook” Video off of ‘Gordo’ Mixtape

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Fred The Godson is hard at work and it’s time for you to get familiar. He recently released his 23-track strong mixtape Gordo, now available for your download here. With features from Dave East, Joell Ortiz and many more as well as production strongly supported by Heatmakerz and Hesami, the project includes some bangers and politically charged […]

Jazzmyn Red Releases New Single, “Positive Vibes Only” [Listen]


Singer/songwriter and lyricist Jazzmyn RED is back and releasing her first single, “Positive Vibes Only”, off of her upcoming sophomore project, Writing HERstory. Hailing from Taunton, MA, Jazzmyn has a sultry, candid, and at times rebellious style that she attributes to her early influences of artists like Tupac Shakur, Lauryn Hill, Eve, Alicia Keys and […]

Big Apple IMC Drops “Stacks N The Uber” Featuring Fred The Godson


Big Apple IMC is a passionate soul that bears all for the world to see. Coming from Designing for the Fashion Powerhouse of the 90’s Avirex clothing he has garnered some reputable connections within this industry. His early work with Just Blaze propelled him to a Spotlight on Tony Touch 55 MC’s, and a potential […]

Listen To King Bo And Russ Blade Feat. Fred the Godson “3 Man Weave”


This Big Apple duo drops this new joint featuring The Godson of The Bronx After hitting a host of blogs with their songs, “Anything Goes” and “I’m Dat Nigga”, King Bo and Russ Blade are back with another cut, this time featuring Bronx rapper Fred the Godson. While the previous songs pulled features from both Red […]

#WORDSWITHSCOOP Fred The Godson & Ishan Preview Damn Shame Video


With Memorial Day weekend here, what better way to enjoy it than to view a brand spanking new video? That’s what Fred The Godson and Ishan did last night at Daddy’s House Recording Studio in Manhattan. Advertisement Check out highlights from the last night’s event: Approximately 150 folks were in attendance to check out the […]

You Should Pray For Fred The Godson’s & Cory Gunz’ “Prey”


Fred The Godson and Cory Gunz get a little dark on the newest video from Fred’s Fatboy Fresh mixtape. But some things don’t change-their lyrical intimidation. So you better pray for their opposition since it’s in God’s hands now. You can tell they’ve been watching some movies or TV shows like American Horror Story. I […]

Watch “You Can” by Loaded Lux Feat. Jadakiss and Fred the Godson

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All is well in the world of Loaded Lux in the beginning of his new video. Friends are sitting at the bar drinking Henny. It’s the daytime and Loaded is chillin’ with his friends Fred the Godson and Rob Stapleton in the Harlem version of Cheers.  It appears that Loaded Lux is Sam the bartender. […]