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[Watch] Nicki Minaj Releases Tantric New Video For ‘Ganja Burn’

[Watch] Nicki Minaj Releases Tantric New Video For ‘Ganja Burn’

Nicki Minaj has been on a roll since the release of her highly anticipated Queen, this week she’s kicking things off with the release of the video for the boss track “Ganja Burn”. The Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott directed video opens with a fictional tale about a “ generous” queen who’s enemies came together in […]

We Like to Party: Why La Di Da Di Continues to Rock The Mic Right


We ALL Like to Party: La Di Da Di’s Jazzy Ways Continues to Hypnotize Artists (and Audiences) Almost 35 Years After its ReleaseIn 1985, as rap was just getting its sea legs, two new artists, Doug E. Fresh and Slick Rick, unknowingly made history with “La Di Da Di,” what would become one of the […]

Biggie “Ready to Die” Vinyl + Hip-Hop Record Subscription Launch


Tomorrow at noon, Vinyl Me, Please is announcing their September record of the month, Notorious B.I.G.’s 1994 classic, “Ready to Die”. The album, remastered for vinyl will feature the original artwork for the first time in over a decade. The collection includes: •2LP, Red with White/Black Splatter + White with Red/Black Splatter Vinyl •Exclusive ‘Baby’ […]

Sneak-EZ Shop Hosts Female MC Cypher For B.I.G Birthday

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Sneak Ez is a lifestyle shop located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan representing the culture to the fullest. From the location and music, all the way down to the clothing and art – the shop works diligently to support the community and preserve the culture. This past Sunday [May 21st], Sneak Ez hosted […]

The Brooklyn Nets Are Planning To Honor The Life Of The Notorious B.I.G

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The Nets are paying homage to the “livest one who legacy continues to represent BK to the fullest”. In honor of the tragic day for one of hip hop’s influential emcees to ever grace the culture of hip hop, the Brooklyn Nets are planning to pay tribute to the Notorious B.I.G. According to, Sean […]

The Source & Spread Art NYC To Celebrate 20 B.I.G. Years in Brooklyn


It’s this time of the year again, when we all remember the Brooklyn legend, Notorious B.I.G.. March 9th, will always be remembered as the day Hip Hop lost one of the greatest ones. This year, we celebrate Biggie’s legacy and his influence on whole generations of artists. The Source Magazine teamed up with an art […]

HERSource Salutes: Lil Kim


HERSource is bringing in Women’s History Month with a fun photo series featuring some of the most legendary women in Hip Hop. In celebration of the ladies’ contributions to the music and culture, we revamped their iconic images featuring different models for a new editorial shoot we’ll be rolling out each day this week. Today […]

Maino Wants To See A Redo of the Notorious Biopic, Says It Was Done Too Early


Maino wants to see the another Biggie Smalls movie, and he may have a point. During an interview with DJ Small Eyez, the Brooklyn rapper touched on the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton, and was asked what other biopics he would like to see. His response? A remake of the Notorious biopic about the late Biggie […]

Kendrick Lamar Freestyles Over Biggie’s “The What”

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Kendrick Lamar dropped by Big Boy’s new show “The Neighborhood” this morning to wax poetics on his upcoming album and recent Grammy awards.  While there Kendrick laced a few iconic Notorious BIG instrumentals with more than a few notable bars.  Watch out for the prolific rappers’ sophomore album set to drop March 23, 2015. RIP […]

The Last Lyrics of a Legend, Doe B: A Posthumous Ode


“The Southern Biggie” was his title proclaimed by down south legend, T.I., early on in B’s career. The briefly signed Hustle Gang member and Alabama representer, B was on the road to success upon abruptly bursting into radio’s playlists with his provocative, “Let Me Find Out,” in which the remixed received over 3 million views […]

Event: Biggie Smalls Tribute Show 3/9/14 At The Delancey


Only Christopher we acknowledge is Wallace March 9th may be like any other day for most people during the year, but to those who cared about Christopher Wallace and Hip-Hop, it’s an international holiday of remembrance. This year, March 9th marks the 17th year since the passing of Biggie Smalls aka the Notorious B.I.G. And […]