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Larger Than Life (Big Pun Cover Story 1998)

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As The Source looks back on the life of Christopher Rios, check out his 2000 cover story as we discuss whether or not The Crusher’s last days could’ve been prevented. March, 1998: An industry slumber party “Big Pun is just another Spanish rapper,” an unidentified A&R man shares with some of his music industry colleagues […]

B.S.E. ft. Rum – I Got A Big A** Pistol

This may be where you place the headline This is a sample subheadline.     Advertisement Gritty We The Best rapper Rum gets squaded up with B.S.E. (Lil Dunk & Coogie Keith) to let you know that they set the law of the land cause they walk around with a “Big A** Pistol.” Won’t start […]

Video: Fabolous ft. Paul Cain -€“ Death In The Family

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  Looking like a scene out of a new-age Goodfellas movie, Fabolous visuals for his new track “Death In The Family,” featuring Paul Cain off There Is No Competition III will surely put the doubters six feet deep. – John Weber (@JohnPaulWeber) Advertisement

Video: Troy Ave – Shame (Dir. By TkTk Films)

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As promised, Troy Ave continues to distribute visuals to the paint pictures he rhymes about on his latest project, Bricks In My Backpack 3: The Harry Powder Trilogy. The Brooklyn street rap proprieter airs out the falsifiers and coniving broads and envisions a world inhabited by only those who keep it a benjamin in his […]

Curren$y Drops Damon Dash Lawsuit

Earlier this year, Curren$y filed a lawsuit against Damon Dash asking for $1.5 million after Dash released two of Curren$y’s albums without his permission. Recently announced in an MTV News interview with Sway Calloway on RapFix Live, the trip to the court is “in the ashtray,” according to Curren$y, who also plans to work with […]

NCAA Hits PSU With Excessive Penalties

This Sunday, marking 6 months since Joe Paterno died of lung cancer, the 900-pound bronze statue of Penn State University’s ex-head football coach was removed. Paterno had won a record 409 games with PSU, dedicating 61 years of his life and coaching skills to their football team.   Advertisement Today, the National Collegiate Athletic Association announced […]

HTC Stocks Fall After Selling Half Their Share In Beats

HTC, the smartphone company maker which originally offered their products to include a product by Beats Electronics, founded by Dr. Dre and Jimmy Lovine, has sold half their shares in Beats. HTC had originally bought half the shares of Beats for over $300 million, but sold half of their shares for $150 million resulting in […]

Cocaine 80s Drop ‘The Flower Of Life’ EP Artwork

Another project release from the Cocaine 80’s team of No I.D., James Fauntleroy, Makeba Riddick and Common. Today the artwork for their project, The Flower Of Life comes available in typical abstract fashion. Look out for that coming soon.    – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

The Source Presents: A Day In The Life With Ab-Soul

Ab-Soul recently headlined his first show at S.O.B.’s in NYC. The Source followed the TDE/Back Hippy member the day of to get his personal story in a day in the life setting. From the hotel waking up to the streets to the stage follow the ride of one of Hip-Hop’s rising stars. The Source Presents: A […]

Lloyd Banks Reveals The Tracklist For ‘V6: The Gift’

Lloyd Banks drops the tracklist for his long awaited mixtape, V6: The Gift. A solid lineup with features from Young Chris, Vado, Fabolous, Jadakiss and ScHoolBoy Q. Production credit rom the likes of Doe Pesci, Automatic, V Don, Beat Butcher, The Jerm, Cardiak and more.  V6: The Gift drops July 24th. Notice the G-Unit stamp on […]

Rita Ora Ft. The-Dream – Roc The Life

The Roc is in the building this morning to kick off the work week. Rita Ora teams up with The-Dream for “Roc The Life,” lets not forget her debut album, ORA is set to drop, August 27th.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Wiz Khalifa Ft. Game & Stat Quo – Far From Coach

Wiz Khalifa may not like airports (See Twitter: @RealWizKhalifa) but he’s “Far From Coach.” With O.N.I.F.C. around the corner, next month to be exact, Wiz releases a freebee “Far From Coach” produced by Cosmo Beats, featuring Game and Stat Quo. Recline to this!   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Video: French Montana ft. Red Cafe & Chinx Drugz – Headquarters

  French Montana and co. give the Coke Boys 3 mixtape standout “Headquarters” the visual treatment. French, Red Cafe and Chinx Drugz keep it sucker free and eliminate a few haters with some thick broads in the mix. Directed by Mazi O. – Nate Santos (@MidtownNate) Advertisement

Video: Killa Kyleon – Appetite For Destruction

  Killa Kyleon rips through N.W.A.’s “Appetite For Destruction” instrumental with some rapid-fire Texas style rhyming on a vacant lot for his latest video. The Houston emcee sounds hungry and hell-bent to get his due props on this one. Directed by Be EL Be. Killa’s T.R.I.L.L. album is on the way. – Nate Santos (@MidtownNate) […]

Whitney Houston Exhibit Set To Open At Grammy Museum

  Fans of Whitney Houston should be thrilled with the announcement of the late singers new exhibit at the Grammy Museum. The Whitney! Celebrating the Musical Legacy of Whitney Houston exhibit is set to open August 15th in Los Angeles, and run through February of 2013. Exclusive looks at some of the singer’s memorabilia, includes the gown […]

Joe Budden Previews New Slaughterhouse, Sample’s Chicago Bulls Theme Song

  Joe Budden took to the livestream to preview a couple new Slaughterhouse tracks which are expected to make their upcoming pre-album mixtape. One features the same beat of Nas’ recently released “Nasty.” The other features the Bob & Earl’s 1963 track “Harlem Shuffle” more famously used in the intro for Cypress Hill’s “Jump Around.”  Advertisement […]

The Underachievers – Herb Shuttles

Brooklyn duo The Underachievers return with “Herb Shuttles.” The track is off their upcoming mixtape titled, INDIGOISM. “Herb Shuttles” is produced by Christian Milo.    – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

50 Cent’s Money Team Becomes Official, Enters Boxing Promotion

50 Cent continues to turn business deals into money makers. Now The Money Team takes on a whole other meaning as 50 Cent has become a licensed boxing promoter in New York. The rapper is expected to collect a Nevada license which is the next major step. Sports Illustrated is reporting, “Curtis Jackson, has founded […]