Math Hoffa Comes to Drink Champs w/ N.O.R.E and DJ EFN

Brooklyn battle rap legend Math Hoffa passed through N.O.R.E and DJ EFN’s popular Drink Champs podcast a few weeks ago, with the episode just dropping on all platforms yesterday. A very first for the ever increasingly popular Drink Champs podcast, Hoffa is the first battle rapper to make an appearance on the coveted video podcast […]

N.O.R.E. Responds to Star Brim Disrespect Over Troy Ave Interview

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Yesterday, Cardi’ B’s best friend and podcaster Star Brim unleashed an angry tirade towards rapper N.O.R.E. in response to an interview he held on Drink Champs with rapper Troy Ave. On her podcast, Keeping it Bute, Star expresses her disdain towards N.O.R.E. for interviewing Taxstone’s enemy after Tax allegedly introduced N.O.R.E. to the podcast world. […]

D-Dot: The Greatest Rappers of All Time had Bars Written For Them


Legendary Music Producer D-Dot had a lot to say on the Drink Champs Podcast from Tuesday regarding artists writing their own lyrics. The guests of the podcast were discussing the beef between Meek Mill and Drake from the root of the issue to the actual records to two prominent MC’s dissed each other. The argument […]

Behind The Scenes: Rap Legends Come Out to The Art Of Rap at Kings Theater in Brooklyn

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Photos by Stella Magloire November 4th, Kings Theater hosted the Art of Rap concert showcasing some of Hip-Hops legends. Brooklyn’s own Big Daddy Kane and Strong Island’s god-emcee, Rakim touched the stage and created pure magic. But they weren’t the only show stoppers: Raekwon and Ghostface Killah from The Wu-Tang Clan,  EPMD, N.O.R.E., Melle Mel […]

N.O.R.E. Reveals Why Prodigy’s Mural Was Defaced


According to N.O.R.E., Prodigy’s mural would have never lasted. Recently, the rap veteran and Drink Champs host stepped into The Breakfast Club on New York’s Power 105, and among topics discussed were the death of Mobb Deep’s Prodigy and the his short-lived posthumous mural. First put up in the late rapper’s native Queensbridge, the tribute […]

[WATCH] KGoon Rolls Out New Single “Thousand”


Last summer was KGoon’s, and he’s prepared to bring that same narrative to Summer Seventeen. A growing staple within Montreal’s burgeoning Hip-Hop scene, Goon’s been on something of a roll as of late. His breakout single “100 Bandz” dominated the city last year and on the heels of that success, he’s been in the lab […]

Event Recap: Diddy, Rick Ross and more surprise DJ Khaled @ Private Champs Store Opening


This past Friday, Champs Sports presented DJ Khaled with a private retail store in Miami.   The 525 square ft. invite-only store will serve as a hangout for Khaled to have inspirational and fashion focused “cloth talks” with athletes, music artists, and other celebrities which will include upcoming appearances by professional football players Antonio Brown and Dez Bryant. […]

N.O.R.E Drops ‘Drunk Uncle’ Mixtape For Free


After the release of his Drunk Uncle album last week on iTunes,  Noreaga has decided to bless fans by dropping the album for free on Datpiff.com. The 23-track project holsters a feature of Hip Hop heavy weights including French Montana, Jadakiss, Fat Joe, T-Pain, Manolo Rose, Killer Mike and production from Swizz Beatz, Hazardis Soundz and araabMUZIK. N.O.R.E, who’s […]

Queens & Harlem Connect on N.O.R.E’s Latest Single “Slime Season” Feat. A$AP Ferg

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N.O.R.E. Recalls How Big Pun Got On ‘Banned From T.V.’

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In an exclusive interview with Hip Hop DX, N.O.R.E reminisced on how the late Big Pun got on “Banned From T.V.,” a track from N.O.R.E’s 1998 debut solo album, N.O.R.E.  “Actually, Pun bullied his way on there,” N.O.R.E said in the interview.  “I had Nature on there, but Pun was in the studio. I went to take […]

N.O.R.E. & Reks Drop “Jesus Take The Wheel”


It looks like Noreaga aka N.O.R.E aka P.A.P.I isn’t done just yet. The veteran rapper hit the booth for a new collaborative effort with Reks. “Jesus Take The Wheel” is the latest hit that is set to be released through Noreaga’s Good Belt Gang conglomerate. Produced by Hazardiz Soundz, the rapper drops a few names […]

Julian Stephen Drops “Mr. Officer” Prod. By The Olympicks

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New York native Julian Stephen releases his contribution to the Best of Both Offices Compilation Vol. 2 compilation, “Mr. Officer” with The Olympicks on the boards. The young MC delivers his side of the story as the cops try to flex on him. Download the BOBO Vol. 2 mixtape HERE with new music from Styles […]

N.O.R.E. Changes His Name To P.A.P.I.


Whats next, getting down with the Tan Boyz?   In a recent interview with MTV, hip-hop veteran Noreaga revealed his decision to change his rap name from N.O.R.E. to P.A.P.I., which stands for Power Always Proves Intelligence. Why after 16 years in the game has N.O.R.E. decided to switch things up? Advertisement Well, according to […]

N.O.R.E. Takes Over Brian McKnight’s Raunchy Track

Earlier this week Brian McKnight had everyone thinking a little dirty with his viral release “P*** Work.” Now after N.O.R.E. voiced his support of the track in hopes for a remix, it seems like everything is a go. Watch Scram Jones and N.O.R.E. in the studio previewing a brand new remix.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) […]