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Bobby Shmurda Sues NYPD

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According to the New York Daily News, 21 year old rapper Bobby Shmurda has filed a federal lawsuit against the New York City Police Department (NYPD) for an alleged false arrest on gun and drug charges. The Brooklyn rapper—real name Ackquille Pollard—claims he was hanging out at a friend’s house on Brooklyn’s Rockaway Parkway June 3, […]

Adidas and Snoop Dogg Collaborate for a Limited Edition Cleat

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Snoop Dogg and Adidas have decided to collaborate on a cleat called the ‘adizero 5-Star 5.0 x Kevlar Snoop cleats.’ The cleat is a direct reflection of Snoop as the new Adidas Director of Football Development. The limited edition cleats pay homage to Snoop’s well-known lyrics on “Gin and Juice,” in particular, “I’ve got my […]

HERSource Salutes: Queen Latifah

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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. We’re […]

HERSource Salutes: Nicki Minaj

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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. We’re […]

First Image Of The Macklemore x Air Jordan 12

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Macklemore x Jordan Brand..   Rapper Macklemore is giving us flavors as he’s known to be a sneakerhead x rapper of today’s generation. Jordan Brand has linked up with the rapper to produce yet another Air Jordan PE. The colorway is contrasted within a “Playoffs” theme as the shoes are given an gold accent with […]

Sicnarf Goes Off on Mobb Deep “Survival of the Fittest” Instrumental

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Meet Sicnarf (sick-narf). Born Francis Ambe with a rap name that is simply his first name backwards. He is a 22 year old rapper from Lowell, MA. Born in Cameroon and a recent college graduate, Sicnarf has been rapping for a short span but has since released his debut mixtape Cubic Zirconia, which has almost 3,000 views […]

Listen to P Reign’s New Freestyle “Ill Life 2”

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OVO affiliate and Reps Up member, P Reign, dropped a freestyle titled “Ill Life 2” in anticipation of his upcoming tape, Dear America. P Reign has been declared as ‘next up’ by Drake. He shouted him out in his recent ‘We Made It’ freestyle, he let the word out: “OVO, Reps Up, and P. Reign is […]

Ryan Seacrest Producing Docu-Series On White Female Rappers

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Ryan Seacrest, the man behind the popular show E!’s “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and Bravo’s “Shahs of Sunset” will begin producing a new show called “Girls in the Game” for VH1. The series follows a group of up-and-coming white female rappers as they search and struggle for fame. The show has not started production […]

20-Year-Old Brazilian Rapper MC Daleste Shot, Killed On Stage

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During a performance in Sao Paulo, MC Daleste was shot and killed. A 20-year-old Brazilian rapper by the name of MC Daleste, Daniel Pellegrine, was shot and killed during a performance in a township of Campinas, Sao Paulo this past Saturday. Video footage shows Daleste was rapping to the crowd coming to a finish [presumably […]

Ice-T Explains Difference Between An MC And A Rapper

Legendary gangsta, Ice-T, previously spoke his mind during Sway in the Morning on Shade 45. Ice talked about his definition of a MC and rapper and the difference between the two. Ice explained that, back in the day, MC’s were the people who could “move the crowd,” and dropped KRS-One as an example, while the […]

Azealia Banks Doesn’t Want To Be Labeled A Rapper, Deletes Twitter

It’s hard out here for a female rapper…. Azealia Banks issued her final address in terms of being labeled a rapper. The “212” artist hit Twitter with a bit of frustration stating, “No longer wishing to be a rapper…i never was…. and as soon as i started paying attention to bullshit urban media, i started getting […]

Behind The Boards: Sonny Digital

How did you start producing? A few years ago my older cousin came in town from Michigan and I really just picked it up from there and kept it going.  I used to rap when I was younger & used to make beats and I kinda got into it there too. Advertisement Where are you […]