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Pusha T, Sway and More Party With Hennessy VS at Lollapalooza

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Last night Hennessy VS took over Chicago during the Lollapalooza Music Festival. The evening started with an intimate gathering at RSVP gallery followed by Hennessy’s Never Stop. Never Settle celebration at Untitled. Guests enjoyed eclectic bites paired with Hennessy artisan cocktails, tunes by DJ Mick Boogie and an hour long performance by special guest Pusha T. 

Watch Chance The Rapper & 360 Freestyle On MTV RapFix Live

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Sway had a pretty dope line-up yesterday. With J. Cole and Waka Flocka looking on from the background, Sway held court yesterday with two of rappity rap’s biggest underground stars, New York’s own 360 and Chicago’s brightest young star Chance The Rapper. The latter is headlining Hot 97’s Who’s Next showcase at S.O.B’s tonight, and […]

Kendrick Lamar Speaks On Kanye West’s Latest Debuts

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Top Dawg Entertainment’s K.Dot inspired by Kanye’s “YEEZUS” revealings? This weekend Kendrick Lamar hit the stages of the Hangout Music Festival in Alabama along sides greats such as Stevie Wonder, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Roots and others making an impact on the industry. While there, MTV’s Sway caught up with Kendrick to discuss Kanye’s […]

King Los Freestyles On Sway In The Morning

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King Los is all over the place this week with the release of his Becoming King mixtape which drops tomorrow. Earlier today we posted his latest record featuring Luda and Diddy and now we have super dope freestyle from King Los that he did yesterday on Sway In The Morning. Make sure to check us […]

Dave Lighty Speaks On Chris Lighty’s Death Investigation

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Recently Chris Lighty’s brother spoke with Sway on the passing of his brother, the private investigation and the alleged suicide ruling. Watch this interview and on October 9th, pick up the new Power 30 issue of The Source. In the pages you’ll find a proper tribute to the late executive and friend to many. Watch […]

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 […]

‘Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap’ NY Premiere Video Recap

Hip hop’s greatest gathered for the New York premiere of Ice-T’s Directorial Debut Film, Indomina’s “Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap” at Alice Tully Hall. Notables in attendance included Ice-T, Soulgee McQueen, Coco, Immortal Technique, Rakim, Melle Mel, Mariska Hargitay, Fabolous, DJ Khaled, Adrienne Bailon, Kangol Kid, Rah Digga and Busta Rhymes, Ne-Yo, Michael […]

Childish Gambino Debuts New Verse Over Biggies 10 Crack Commandments

We all know the “10 Crack Commandments” was inspired by a column in The Source, right? During his time on Sway In The Morning, Childish Gambino was given a beat to spit an unheard verse on. Sway speaks very highly of Gambino, “He flows off the top of the head. He’s one of the most interesting […]

Video: Kardinal Offishall – Sway In The Morning

  Advertisement Kardinal Offishall chops it up with Sway and Heather B on The Sway In The Morning Show about what it took for him to get on while on the come up in Canada. K.O brings up a solid point regarding the craft of earlier hip-hop artist and the fact that they “had to be nice” and […]

Video: SpaceGhostPurpp – 5 Fingers of Death Freestyle

SpaceGhostPurpp stopped by Shade45 to try his hand over DJ Wonder’s 5 Fingers of Death, no pun intended. The 5 Fingers of Death consists of freestyling over five different beats.   Going in without hesitation, after the first  two slow-paced beats, he flows hard on the rest putting Sway in disbelief that his bars were off the top. […]

Video: SpaceGhostPurpp – 5 Fingers Of Death Freestyle

SpaceGhostPurpp stopped by Shade45 to try his hand over DJ Wonder’s 5 Fingers of Death, no pun intended. The 5 Fingers of Death consists of freestyling over five different beats.  Going in without hesitation, after the first  two slow-paced beats, he goes in on the rest putting Sway in disbelief that his bars were off […]

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 […]

Video: Tito Lopez Enters The 5 Fingers Of Death

  Advertisement Mississippi emcee Tito Lopez has been building an impressive resume of slaughtering any beat that crosses his path. The newcomer doesn’t show any signs of slowing down as he dismantles 5 different beats on Sways 5 Fingers Of Death segment of the . Check out the onslaught first hand in the video above! […]

T.I. Says He Also Supports Obama And His Stance On Gay Marriage

T.I. caught up with Sway on MTV’s Rapfix yesterday. While speaking on his voting endorsement, Sway asked how he felt about Obama’s stance on gay marriage.  Advertisement “Just to speak honestly and being frank, I don’t care… I think that if a matter doesn’t affect your daily life, you shouldn’t take a hard stand on […]

Video: Scarface – Sway In The Morning Freestyle

Scarface appeared on Shade 45’s Sway In The Morning. While he was behind the mic he decided to lay something down. Damn I wish they had him do the “5 Fingers Of Death” freestyle session.  Advertisement Pick up the latest issue of The Source for more on Sway and his radio impact.   – Sean Lynch […]

Scarface Drops A Few Bars For RapFix Live

     Scarface appeared on MTV’s RapFix Live yesterday and Sway was not letting him off the hook. Before he said peace to the cameras the MC took a moment to scroll through his iPhone for a few bars. Rare for Scarface, great for us! Advertisement   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

Sway Talks About Revolutionizing Radio In The New Issue Of The Source

Radio veteran and MTV television personality Sway is featured in this month’s Source magazine! Sway talks about his “Sway In The Morning” radio show on Sirius’ Shade 45 satellite radio station, and radio’s current state in today’s digital age. Here is an excerpt from the story:   “In the tradition of radio, people listened to […]

Video: Kirko Bangz MTV Rapfix Freestyle

Following a sit down with Sway, Kirko Bangz dropped a freestyle on MTV Rapfix today. Check out the Houston MC doing his thing and pick up the latest issue of The Source and peep Kirko in our Mic Check section. Advertisement    – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)

DJ Khaled Clears-up Rumors on Rick Ross Health

DJ Khaled sat down with MTV’s RapFix Live to clear-up rumors on Rick Ross and his recent health scare. “He’s good. It irritates me in the game sometimes how people will throw rumors out there about health issues. You don’t play with health issues,“ he tells Sway. “He had that one situation and he’s been […]