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Mistah F.A.B. Sets ‘Sway in the Morning’ on Fire Again

Mistah F.A.B. Sets 'Sway in the Morning' on Fire Again

Oakland’s Mistah F.A.B. came through Sway In The Morning on Shade 45 w/ Heather B to promote his new album Year 2006. His new release features E-40, Too $hort, Snoop Dogg, Berner, Serius Jones and his new book D.O.P.E – E.R.A also dropped on the exact same day. FAB came through with an extended interview […]

[Video] Migos Announce New Music With Drake

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  During a DJ Whoo Kid interview at Shade 45, Migos announced that they will be releasing new music with the six god. They also talk about a missed opportunity with Versace and how Takeoff has helped a certain amount of producers in the game rise. He says he likes working with them because they’re not […]

Joey Bada$$ Says He May Drop Two Albums this Year


If Joey Bada$$ is sitting on 80 unreleased tracks, we want parts. Joey Bada$$ recently sat down with DJ Enuff’s “Heavy Hitters” Shade 45 show and shared some pretty dope news. Bada$$ admitted that he’s sitting on well over two albums worth of unreleased material and if they sound anything like this month’s singles “Ready” […]

T.I. Offers Valuable Perspective on New Single “Money Talk”


Money talks and bullshit walks. Living far from hand to mouth, T.I. operates from a profitable position of power and influence on “Money Talk,” the new single from his upcoming 10th solo album, The Dime Trap, expected to arrive later this year. While many try to manage a shoestring budget and wind up putting their foot […]

DJ Envy Is Joined By Phresher For Freestyle On Shade 45


Brooklyn’s own Phresher has been on a roll as of late. With his music video for “On The Low” recently being added to BET Jams and being heard on radio throughout the northeast, he surely has the momentum on his side. Moreover, Phresher has also been spotted performing at various high profile events throughout New York City. Today, the […]

[VIDEO] Eminem Goes In For 8 Minutes On Sway

Screen Shot    at Southpaw drops this weekend and Eminem is out promoting the album which drops the same day as the film and he executively produced the entire album. He stopped by on Sway and ended up spitting an eight minute freestyle that touched on topics like Bruce Jenner, Bill Cosby, and Donald Trump. And if you […]

Watch Meek Mill Spit for 10 Minutes Straight

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Meek Mill has been a busy man lately.. Meek’s sophomore album Dreams Worth More Than Money is projected to go number one on the charts next week. Since the release his Bike Life app dropped as well as his collaborative PUMA kicks, and he made appearances in NYC. He stopped by Shade 45 studios for […]

Listen Now: Kuul, “Rugged”


Drawing inspiration from one of the most repeated lines of Jay Z‘s classic “Feelin’ It,” NY’s own Kuul drops a new track, worthy of the repeat button, titled “Rugged.” Premiered on Sirius XM’s Shade 45 this week, the catchy hard-hitting track features a beat from CheffBoy and premium mixing by Ben Pramuk. In the words of Kuul himself: […]

Russell Simmons and Rapper Lazarus Use Hip Hop To Fight Heart Disease


Physician Dr. Kamran Rashid Khan is also a Rap Phenom known as Lazarus. This super talented lyricist caught the eye of Rap Pioneer Russell Simmons who signed Lazarus to his All Def Digital imprint in 2013. The Detroit native has appeared on Sway In The Morning on Shade 45, the Discovery Channel, Fox Sports and […]

Shade 45 Drops Something For The Stoners With New Mixtape, ‘Wake & Bake’


Satellite Radio Station Celebrates Hippie Holiday With New Compilation     Advertisement The date might be 4/21 but true stoners know that everyday is 4/20. In honor of the hippie holiday, the good people at Sirius XM’s Shade 45 have put together a compilation mixtape of songs dedicated to helping you properly indulge in your […]

Kermit The Frog & DJ Whoo Kid Have More In Common Than You Thought


[soundcloud url=”″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]   Okay, maybe DJ Whoo Kid and Kermit are both into “Hip-Hop,” and that’s where the similarities end but this interview from Shade 45’s Whoolywood Shuffle is still a great break to take from whatever you’re doing tonight. DJ Whoo Kid and Sam Roberts speak with one of […]

King Los Goes Ham In New Toca Tuesday Freestyle


While running promo for his latest mixtape, Zero Gravity 2, King Los swung by DJ Tony Touch‘s Shade45 show to lace a freestlye in honor of Toca Tuesday‘s. If you haven’t heard Los spit yet, go ahead and click play on the video now. Just stop reading this and take care of that. Why are […]