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Review: ScHoolBoy Q Makes A Strong Bid for “Album of The Year” With ‘Blank Face LP’

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In a year in which we’ve seen both formidable and lackluster bodies of work from both veterans and neophytes alike, ScHoolboy Q stakes a viable claim for album of the year with his sophomore major label release, Blank Face LP. Coming off his highly-praised major label debut, 2014’s Oxymoron, the masses have been anticipating ScHoolBoy Q’s next up-at-bat. Blank Face LP finds him […]

Listen To ScHoolboy Q’s “Studio” Remix, Featuring Nas

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Nas has some big news Finished up my new album Single about to be droppin’ Last album on Def Jam And I got so many options ScHoolboy Q‘s debut album, Oxymoron, debuted at #1 on Billboard back in February, and one of the standout records, the Swiff D-produced, BJ The Chicago Kid-featured “Studio”, shot up […]

ScHoolBoy Q Is Working on a New Album

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ScHoolboy Q just started recording for a new album. ScHoolboy Q literally started recording for a new album, about a week agoooooo. Of course fans are still bumping Oxymoron and “Studio” is still very much in heavy rotation on the radio and pretty much everywhere. But Q revealed to HotNewHipHop that he’s working on a new […]

ScHoolboy Q Releases Visual for ‘Hoover Street’

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What set you claim, Cuz?   TDE’s ScHoolboy Q released the visual for his autobiography-like,“Hoover Street” from his Oxymoron album. In the video, a young Q is witness to the everyday life of gang-banging, guns and drug sales that goes on in South Central, L.A. In the video, a baby-faced Q robs an ice cream truck with […]

ScHoolboy Q Graces Cover 2-of-2 Of Issue 262 Of The Source Magazine

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The Quiet Riot. With Oxymoron—ScHoolboy Q‘s major label debut album–debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 last month, the Figg Side rep and mellowed out member of Top Dawg Entertainment’s wildly talented Black Hippy foursome began his quest to become rap’s featured gangster rap juggernaut, and with the versatility he exhibits–“Break The Bank” versus “Groovline […]

Rick Ross Debuts At #1 With Mastermind, Pharrell’s ‘G I R L’ Comes In At #2

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Hip-hop wins again Rick Ross‘ elaborate album roll-out left him with a March 4th–he eventually pushed the release up a day early due to “streets demand”–release date, a release date that was eventually by the world’s hitmaker-of-the-past-year-or-so, Pharrell, who announced his new album, the first of which to be released under his new record deal […]

Watch As ScHoolboy Q Brings Out Wale To Perform “Clappers” In Maryland

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Oxymoron tour looks like fun ScHoolboy Q’s Oxymoron–his major label debut album–debuted at #1 on the Billboard charts last week, and his world tour of the same name, featuring opening sets from Vince Staples and Isaiah Rashad, has already sold out 8 consecutive shows. Last night in Maryland, Wale, who proudly hails from the DMV, […]

Schoolboy Q breaks down lyrics to ‘Hoover Street’

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Schoolboy Q recently sat down with Jay Z’s Life+Times series DECODED to break down the lyrics of one of Oxymoron’s standout tracks “Hoover Street.” On the track, Q raps about the robbery, violence and family of his upbringing. While breaking down the lyrics, it becomes evident which family members played a significant role in Q’s […]

ScHoolboy Q’s Debut Album, ‘Oxymoron’, Debuts At #1 On Billboard

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As expected Kendrick Lamar‘s debut album, the highly coveted, now platinum certified good kid, m.A.A.d. city, was the first proper major label album to be released into the marketplace by TDE after signing their partnership deal with Interscope Records, and few were surprised by the commercial and critical success Kendrick received. Despite not debuting at […]

J. Cole & DJ Dahi In The Studio

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This should be good DJ Dahi‘s been on somewhat of a tear for the past couple years, and for good reason. The producer, who’s major placements include but are not limited to Kendrick Lamar‘s “Money Trees”, Dom Kennedy‘s “My Type Of Party”, Drake‘s “Worst Behaviour”, ScHoolboy Q‘s “Hell Of A Night”, and multiple Smoke DZA […]

ScHoolboy Q Performs “Man Of The Year” On ‘Arsenio’

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Oxymoron in stores ScHoolboy Q‘s debut album, Oxymoron, officially hit stores this past Tuesday, and despite none of his singles (“Collard Greens”, “Man Of The Year” & “Break The Bank”) charting in the top 40 on Billboard, Q will debut at #1 on the charts next week with sales of roughly 150-160k. Last night, in […]