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Today In Hip Hop History: Jay-Z Dropped His Third LP ‘Vol.2…Hard Knock Life’ 24 Years Ago

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On this date in 1998, Jay-Z and his Roc cohorts dropped his third album Vol.2…Hard Knock Life on their independent Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam imprint. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Recorded in some of NYC’s most coveted studio spaces, Vol. 2…Hard Knock Life featured some of the games best producers, including Jermaine Dupri, Swizz Beatz, and Timbaland, […]

Swizz Beatz Calls For Adidas Boycott In Solidarity With Kanye West

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In an Instagram post from award winning super producer Swizz Beatz, the Ruff Ryders beatmaker and VERZUZ co-creator called for the public to ban together with Kanye West and boycott Adidas. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Swizz captioned the post of a pair of fugazi black and orange Yeezys, “I usually mind my business but […]

Swizz Beatz And Timbaland Sue Triller For $28M In Verzuz Lawsuit

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After creating an unprecedented platform for established artists and their fans during the pandemic, Swizz Beatz and TImbaland are suing Triller for their intellectual property to the tune of eight figures. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The two super producers claim that they were never paid by Triller, the now world famous video-sharing social networking […]

Grammy Award Winning Producer Swizz Beatz Releases ‘Long Live Jazz’ Lp

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Entrepreneur, legendary producer, and leading industry visionary Swizz Beatz teams up with premium vinyl brand 12on12 to release Long Live Jazz.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Following acclaimed collaborations with Travis Scott x Saint Laurent and RUN DMC, Swizz Beatz is not only the latest curator to work with 12on12, but he also comes on board as their […]

Swizz Beatz Speaks Out Following Triller Backlash “It’s Fixed”

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Swizz Beatz addressed the confusion on social media. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In honor of Valentine’s Day, it’s safe to say that love is still in the air. While many are either celebrating or reminiscing a recent Valentine’s Day celebration, others are buckling up to see R&B legends, Anthony Hamilton and Musiq Soul Child […]

Swizz Beatz Announces Jazz Album, Business Partnership With Vinyl Brand 12on12

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Celebrated exclusive vinyl brand 12on12 embark on their exciting new chapter with Swizz Beatz, who not only becomes their latest curator – following acclaimed collaborations with Travis Scott x Saint Laurent and RUN-D.M.C, but the entrepreneur, legendary producer, and leading industry mogul come on board as their new business partner.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Acquiring a strategic […]

Swizz Beatz Thinks Busta Rhymes Should Go Against Eminem In A Verzuz Battle

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On Sunday, Dr. Dre took reposted a video from Eminem’s Thriller account of the 8 Mile rapper rapping the closing verse of his 2020 song “Godzilla.” In the caption, Dre asked who he thinks could go up against Em. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “Marshall Mathers vs Who???!!” Dre wrote. This prompted the hip-hop community […]

Cardi B, Swizz Beatz, and Lizzo Wrap Up Art Basel Miami Weekend

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Art Basel Miami is an annual art fair hosted in Basel, Switzerland, and Miami, Florida.  Over the years, Miami has created its own version  The annual event, which was canceled last year during the pandemic, has become a magnet for celebrities, parties, and star-studded shows.  This weekend, Miami’s Art Basel wrapped up their annual event […]

Swizz Beatz is Fed Up With Some Artists Participating in ‘Verzuz’ Battles

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Verzuz battles started off as something that happened over Instagram live, and have grown to be full-scale events that happen in person in arenas and stadiums. Needless to say, the bag has definitely gotten bigger, and with that, there’s more on the line. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Swizz Beatz seems to be frustrated with […]

Swizz Beatz Shares Thoughts On HBO’s New DMX Documentary

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On Thanksgiving Day, HBO released “DMX: Don’t Try to Understand,” a documentary that follows DMX following his prison release in 2019, reconnecting with friends and family and trying to find a fresh start in music. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Since its release, reactions to the documentary have been positive, with audiences praising the documentary […]

Swizz Beatz Receives Culture Creators Icon Award

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The major awards season may be over, but that didn’t stop some of the hip-hop industry’s top names from being honored at the 5th annual Culture Creators “innovators & leaders” Awards ceremony this week. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The ceremony, which was presented in partnership with YouTube, celebrates leaders throughout the creative community who uphold a […]

Def Jam Reportedly Paid $35K for DMX’s Funeral

Def Jam Reportedly Paid $35K for DMX's Funeral

DMX’s funeral was fit for a King. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The late rapper served as the lifeline of Def Jam for many years so it was only right that the record label sent him home in style. TMZ reported that Def Jam covered the transfer of DMX’s remains to the funeral home, embalming, […]

ICYMI: Timbaland, Swizz Beatz and D-Nice Honored with ASCAP Voice of The Culture Award

Timbaland, Swizz Beatz & D-Nice Receive ASCAP Voice of The Culture Award

The 2021 ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Awards are taking place on June 22. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will honor Timbaland, Swizz Beatz and D-Nice as this year’s Voice of The Culture Award recipients.  ASCAP, announced Tuesday in a press release that the hitmaking producers Swizz […]

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