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Is Ma$e Open to Battling On URLtv?

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Ayo Beasley… holla at Smack and set this jawn up! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From Harlem USA to Anytown, East Jablip, the streets are talking about the beef between Ma$e and Cam’ron.   And while we NEVER want anything to trickle over into real rap rumble, we must admit hearing rap battles on “wax” gives […]

Husser Puts Montreal On The Map With ‘Geto Rock For The Youth’

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Hip-hop’s influence has stretched far beyond the hot-spot destinations we’ve come to know. Also, it’s no secret that you can feel the influence of the genre anywhere in the world. In this case, north of the border in Toronto’s neighboring city, Montreal, resides Husser. A rapper whose unique approach to the genre is delightfully hard […]

August Alsina Calls Out Def Jam Over Album Woes

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August Alsina has a lot on his mind, allegedly. Today on Twitter, the singer let off some steam after calling out Def Jam for postponing his album’s release. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “I would love to put my album out but Def Jam is holding it/me hostage because the system is not up & […]

Their Eyes Were Watching Tierra Whack

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There is no lack of creativity in Tierra Whack’s brand. Her music, style, and delivery are a breath of fresh air in today’s music space, where inspired creativity is all too common. In essence, the Philly born rapper is creating a wave that has everyone on the edges of their seats. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more […]

Young Thug Goes Country in “Family Don’t Matter” Video

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Ostentatious super star Young Thug has dropped a video for the song “Family Don’t Matter”. Set at a farm and horse stable, the visuals evoke a country vibe just as the song does. Featured artist Millie Go Lightly makes an appearance, serenading Thug and his date while atop a bale of hay. Thugger majestically rides […]

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Takes a Dive In “Drowning” Video

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Still fresh off the release of his recent project The Bigger Artist, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie has dropped visuals for the single “Drowning”. The track is a collab between the Atlantic Records artist and fellow label mate Kodak Black, but the latter artist does not appear in the video. A Boogie goes deep into […]

Uncle Rush Turns 60 Today!

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Words by Shanice Stephanie & NDSmith Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Russell Simmons aka Uncle Rush turns 60 today! Born on this day in 1957, a Hollis, Queens native turned a side-college hustle into a cultural phenomenon and became the face of “The Hip-Hop Mogul”. Simmons is one of the man players that changed the […]

More Than A Tour: Nas’ Legendary Rhymes Delight The Tampa Bay Area

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On a humid Thursday evening in a quaint downtown corner of St.Petersburg, Fl, an area mainly reserved for irish pubs and folk bars, Nas‘ lyrics, ad-libs and expletives included, permeated the air, unapolegetically. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The nostalgia of Illmatic filled the city and hip-hop hearts of fans who have been waiting for […]

On The Rise: Jay Boogie Recollects on Self Love, Life, and Music In ‘Jesus Loves Me Too’

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3,969 Miles separates Brooklyn from Berlin. With a 6 hour time difference and a language barrier most would find difficult at best, one thing resonates despite it all. Jay Boogie’s music, glamour, and undeniable panache. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Breaking the mold is important in today’s musical landscape. A unique sound, presentation, and personality […]

Music Matters: Does Misogyny Get An Unfair Pass In Hip-Hop Culture?

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Hip-hop started out as a cultivation of musical talents and experiences by underrepresented black youth in the 80s. As time progressed it became so much more. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From art to fashion, hip-hop has left a mark on every industry it’s come in contact with. As a result, for the first time […]

On The Rise: Genre Loud Drops Video For New Single, “Forgive Em”

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information    “LORD, PLEASE, FORGIVE EM, FOREVER!” A swift unorthodox transition of a lyrical rant from the Virginia native, Genre Loud. With a strong follow up of his debut single, “IM ON!” in 2016, “FORGIVE EM”, displays a distinct balance of aggression andgenuine word play merged well with the unapologetic instrumental curated by Tri Randall.    Advertisement The fun upbeat production of Most Amaze Ent keeps the listener […]

Top 20 Hip-Hop Music Videos For 420

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Happy 420 to you cannabis lovers! Start off today’s smokey celebration with our classic video playlist for the occasion. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information 420 has become prominent in culture and celebrated by many including some of Hip Hop’s greatest artists. While you may enjoy your session or nibble on your favorite edibles, sit back […]

HERSource Women’s History Month Style Tribute, Missy Elliott

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Today for Women’s History Month HERSource presents an editorial submission reflecting on the style of the one and only Missy Elliott. Check out the full spread below! Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information   Advertisement                 Model: Connie Diiamond Pics with the Pixie HairCut   @belleyelll  : Stylist @zehira.sakae :  Make […]

Music Monday: #HERSource Mix Vol.5

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Today [Dec.12th] for Music Monday, HERSource releases the annual exclusive mix featuring some of the best and upcoming artist in the game. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Check out the dope full mix below! Advertisement   Tracklist: Stamina – Liana Banks Borderline (An Ode to Self Care) – Solange ft. Q-Tip I Like it (Wanna […]

Style Sector: An Exclusive Fashion Interview With Chief Keef

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  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Highlighting this week’s street fashion in Hip-Hop; Style Sector meets up with Chicago rapper Chief Keef, for an exclusive video interview and editorial on his personal style. Advertisement Credits Creative Director: VENUS ROSE CD/Fashion Director: ALEXIS NADIRA Video/Photo Director: FABIAN P. Assistant Director: JOERESE ANDERSON 

The Met Gala 2017 Theme is Comme des Garcons

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The Met Gala provides the city of New York with an annual smorgasbord of avant-garde fashion, donned by some of the world’s elite minds. This year the theme is entirely based around the lauded design aesthetic of Rei Kawakubo (pictured below in vibrant red), head of Commes des Garcons. Revered for her work on evolving the […]

On The Rise: Ray Reed the The Uberman Keeps It Real

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It common practice for rappers to sensationalize their life to draw in fans, hell Ice Cube didn’t have a ’64 Impala when he wrote Boyz-N-the Hood, but the ones who keep it brutally honest are few and far between. For Ray Reed there really is no other choice because he chose rap to talk about […]

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