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Today In Hip Hop History: Eminem Releases His Third Album ‘The Marshall Mathers LP’ 18 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, Eminem released his third, and most successful, studio album, The Marshall Mathers LP. Visit for more information Executive produced by Dr. Dre and released under Aftermath/Interscope Records, this album sold 1.76 million copies in the first week alone, making it the fast selling album in music history (until […]

Chicago’s Dreezy Release New Single ‘2nd to None’ Ft. 2 Chainz


Gearing up for the release of her sophomore album, Dreezy is setting the record straight with a clear statement released in the form of her new single, “2nd to None.” Enlisting 2 Chainz as a dope feature on the project, the duo goes back and forth with straight shots as to why exactly there is […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Dr Dre’s ‘The Chronic’ Was Released 25 Years Ago

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The Chronic is the debut studio album by Hip Hop legend, Dr. Dre. It was his first solo project after parting ways with NWA over financial disputes. Visit for more information It was released on December 15, 1992 through Death Row Records, and distributed through Interscope Records and Priority Records. The album’s name was inspired […]

Ice Cube Inked A New Deal With Interscope Records

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Ice Cube is undeniably one of the most prolific voices in Hip Hop, and apparently he’s not done with music. The mogul has inked a brand new deal with Interscope Records. Visit for more information The label revealed that the first release under Cube’s deal will be a 25th anniversary re-release of his Death Certificate LP. Chairman and […]

YG’s 4Hunnid Label Signs Multi-Million Dollar Deal With Interscope

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YG‘s 4Hunnid Records has inked a multi-million dollar deal with Interscope Records. The rapper told Billboard the deal came following the success of his debut studio album, My Krazy Life. Visit for more information “After the album came out and had its success, Joie [Manda, president of urban music at Interscope Geffen A&M] was really behind our whole movement and […]

JoJo Takes To Instagram To Express Disappointment In Former Record Label

JoJo Takes To Instagram To Express Disappointment In Former Record Label

Yesterday [Wednesday, June 22] marked the 12 year anniversary for singer JoJo‘s debut album, JoJo. Although it was a time for celebration, she took to Instagram to express not only her gratitude, but her disappointments in her previous record label for removing all of her music from popular streaming services. Visit for more information At 13 […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Above the Rim Soundtrack Released 22 Years Ago


On this day in Hip Hop history, Death Row Records in conglomeration with Interscope Records released the soundtrack to the popular film, Above the Rim. Winning the 1995 Source Award for Soundtrack of the Year, this album featured so many hits that it could have stood alone from the movie as a compilation album. Visit […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Tupac Drops His 2Pacalypse Now LP 23 Years Ago


One of the game’s most celebrated artists drops his debut solo album on this date Visit for more information On this day in 1991, iconic emcee, actor, poet, and activist Tupac Amaru Shakur released his first album, 2Pacalypse Now. The LP was pushed by Interscope Records, and produced by his Digital Underground homie Shock […]

Jimmy Iovine Steps Down From Interscope Records

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In the wake of the news that Apple had officially bought BeatsByDre, Jimmy Iovine has announced that he is stepping down from Interscope Records. Iovine has been the Chairman and CEO of Interscope for 25 years; known primarily for his most famous move, when he signed N.W.A., a controversial decision that paid off beautifully. During his tenure, the label has become […]

The Source Exclusive: Who Is K.Camp?

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Visit for more information I’ma show you how to do this, son If you listen to your local radio station, then you know that the airwaves are flooded with Atlanta rappers. For instance, 2 Chainz has had a string hits like 2013’s “Feds Is Watching” and  the Juvenile-inspired “Used To.” He’s also been busy in 2014 by appearing […]

50 Cent Speaks On The Details Of His Release From Interscope Contract


Visit for more information All of Dre’s friends are catching checks these days. Earlier this year, 50 Cent revealed that he had cut ties with Interscope Records, for reasons related to them “becoming Beats Records”, and cut a new deal with an indie label, Caroline, on which he’d be releasing his new album, Animal […]

Listen To Azealia Banks’ New Single, “ATM Jam”, Featuring Pharrell


Visit for more information Listen to what happens when C.R.E.A.M. meets dubstep meets Pharrell. Azealia Banks is one of the most popular international figures in music, and sometimes for the wrong reasons. However, her energetic sound has helped her carve a very unique lane for herself, and before even releasing her debut album, she’s […]

50 Cent’s Single To Feature Dr. Dre & Alicia Keys

Visit for more information 50 announced this earlier in the day, but now he has revealed the artwork to his single featuring Dr. Dre and Alicia Keys.  Advertisement End of Update During an interview with DigitalSpy 50 Cent announced that his upcoming album will feature a lead single of Dr. Dre and Alicia Keys. […]