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New Dates Added to Mobb Deep 20th Anniversary Tour

The infamous. Prodigy and Havoc have been on the road since the beginning of May. The Queens MCs put their differences behind them and kicked off their 20th Anniversary tour on the 9th. Before hitting up New York City in August, the two will head to Europe for a few dates. Advertisement Here’s the updated list […]

LIVE AND LAVISH “MARY JANE 420” Tee

NJ based brand Lavish and Luxury get retro trippy with the  limited release of the “MARY JANE 420” tee. The tees are all handmade giving them at 1 of 1 feel  with each tie dye pattern being specifically unique. The retro appeal comes from those good old recreation center sports league uniforms we wore as kids with the sponsor on the […]

Rocky Business Ft. Action Bronson – The Cattle List

Rocky Business recruits Action Bronson for their track “The Cattle List.” What sounds like a repetitive Beavis and Butt Head laugh morphs into a crescendo that smoothly leads into the rap duo Rocky Business and Action Bronson lyrically doing the beat justice. Check out Rocky Business’ single off their upcoming album July’s Joy below. Advertisement […]

Lil Kim “Shuts Down” Rosenberg After Nicki Minaj Question

Lil Kim calls Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg to promote her new artist, Tiffany Fox. It was all smiles and laughs in the beginning between Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and female rapper Tiffany Fox, that is until Lil Kim called in after a long night at the studio to answer some questions. Rosenberg fairly warned her […]

Kendrick Lamar Thinks Kanye Should’ve Been Higher On Hottest MCs List

Kendrick Lamar Thinks Kanye Should’ve Been Higher On Hottest MCs List Advertisement All week MTV has begun heated debates all around the industry about their annual “Hottest MCs” list, which includes Kanye West at number 7, and more recently, Drake, Nas and Rick Ross at numbers 5, 4 and 3 respectively. Left coast emcee Kendrick […]

Video: French Montana ft. Nicki Minaj – Freaks

French Montana invites Nicki and all the freaks to party in latest video.  Intriguing the fellas with her curvatures in some behind the scenes flicks last week, Nicki Minaj now puts her chesticles on display co-starring in French Montana’s new vsiual for “Freaks”. The dancehall-flavored track is the latest single off Montana’s forthcoming debut album, […]

Havoc – Gone

½ of Mobb Deep, Havoc releases his self-produced single “Gone.” After announcing the 20th anniversary tour dates of Mobb Deep, Havoc decided to let this self-produced single “Gone,” go off his upcoming album 13 slated to drop May 7th. If you missed the last drop from Havoc’s 13 featuring Royce Da 5’9” check it out […]

Chris Brown Blows Up On Valet Service Over Charge

  10 dollars ain’t nothing to Breezy or is it… Chris Brown flipped on a valet company following an exit from a bowling alley in Los Angeles. The issue? A 10 dollar charge that was billed for the service at PINZ bowling alley. The event was for charity and following Brown’s exit, he was billed a […]

Video: Tyga – Hotel California (Album Trailer)

YMCMB’s Tyga Checks Into Hotel California Following the release of Tyga’s highly-critiqued album artwork yesterday (see above), the YMCMB rapper takes fans to the scene of the cover shot for his Hotel California with a new trailer. The West Coast spitta’ of “Rack City” fame dons a few to many animanl furs for PETA’s liking […]

Video: Yelawolf – F.A.S.T. Ride

Approaching the March 14th release of Trunk Muzik Returns, Catfish Bily aka Yealwolf serves his ‘Bama flow from the comfort of couch in the new visual, “F.A.S.T. Ride”. The Slumerican rapper is about the only stationary figure in this video for the pumped-up tune which sees an arsenal of dancers (not the halftime at an […]

Lupe Fiasco – Light Blue

Lupe Fiasco slips us a brand new track. Advertisement Lupe hit his Twitter account to release a brand new cut titled, “Light Blue.” The Chicago MC is expected to drop his new album, Tetsuo & Youth soon.  Fiasco also sent a brief statement along with the song, stating, “DONT MIND ME….JUST STAYING IN SHAPE…JUST PRACTICE…LIKE A […]

Meek Mill – Started From The Bottom (Freestyle)

Drake’s “Started From The Bottom” instrumental is making its rounds. With Dreamchasers 3 set to drop May 6th, Meek takes a crack at Drake’s “Started From The Bottom” cut. Meek lays his signature sound down on the bump cut that’s been in heavy rotation as of late. Can Meek make his way to the official […]

Mobb Deep Reunites For 20th Anniversary Tour

You know who be the infamous…. Prodigy and Havoc are hitting the road this May to kick off their 20th Anniversary tour. The Queens MC’s look to put their differences behind them on this 17 date trek…. one thing is for sure, a NYC date will likely be added. Go check Mobb Deep at the […]

Drake – 5AM In Toronto (Prod. By Boi-1da)

Drake drops a song in the middle of the night and the world stops, but rightfully so as Drake goes in for his ‘5AM In Toronto’ song. Listen to the Boi-1da produced track below and look out for Drake’s Nothing Was The Same coming soon.    – John McAuliffe (@John_Mac310) Advertisement

Tyga Reveals ‘Hotel California’ Artwork

With his Hotel California album dropping April 9th Tyga took to his instagram to release the artwork for the album. Awesome? Corny? What do you think of Hotel California‘s artwork.    – John McAuliffe (@John_Mac310) Advertisement

French Montana & Chinx Drugz – Pour It Up Remix

French Montana and Chinx Drugz go in over Mike Will’s production for the Coke Boys remix to Rihanna’s ‘Pour It Up.’ French’s album Excuse My French drops on May 21st.       Advertisement – John McAuliffe (@John_Mac310)

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Thrift Shop” Goes 4x Platinum

Make it 4 count them 4 times platinum.  Fresh off their Saturday Night Live performance, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ hit single is officially 4 times platinum. According to Chart News,  “Thrift Shop” which features Wanz added roughly about 326,000 copies sold this week to bring the duo to 4,204,000 total. What was the last Hip-hop […]

Mac Miller’s “Donald Trump” Goes Platinum

Donald Trump won’t be to happy now that Mac Miller’s hit single officially went platinum. Remember that time Donald Trump called Mac Miller the next Eminem? Then opted to threaten to sue the young Pittsburgh emcee? Well, Mac’s having a good ol’ laugh as his hit single is officially platinum. That’s right “Donald Trump” has […]

Sway Responds To Kanye West’s “TV” Statement

. Don’t bite the hand that feeds you a T.V. Sway took the time on his show Sway In The Morning to discuss Kanye West’s “I bought Sway his first T.V.” statement by defending himself and MTV’s Hottest MCs List going through all the spots and giving the reason for their positions until he hits […]

Police Make Arrest In Connection With French Montana Tour Bus Shooting

Police apprehend a suspect in connection with last weeks shooting. It’s been a little less than a week since French Montana’s tour bus was targeted in a shooting. Today, the WSJ is reporting that police have taken 20-year old, Frank Briggs, into custody and is facing a slew of charges. Those charges range from murder, attempted […]