[Interview] Kcamp Talks Music With The Source At SXSW


Visit for more information The Source links up with Florida’s own Kcamp, for an exclusive interview at SXSW at our ‘Legally Loud 4’ event. Catch up with all that he has going on with new music & more in this exclusive interview.   Advertisement

[Interview] The Source Links Up With Redman At SXSW

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Visit for more information   Day 2 of The Source SXSW experience, we linked up with the one and only Redman for an exclusive interview! Right in front of Viceland’s bus he shared with us all that he’s been up to at SXSW with Wu-Tang, upcoming projects with Methodman, movies in production, and his cannibas app […]

[Interview] Chad B With The Source Magazine At SXSW

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Visit for more information The Source links up with Jersey’s own Chad B, for an exclusive interview on his music and the activities he has going on at SXSW. Get to know more about this rising pop rapper in his interview after headlining for our ‘Respect The Plug’ event last night(March 15th).   Advertisement

[Interview] Phresher With The Source At SXSW

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Visit for more information Phresher gave an exclusive interview after his crazy performance at our SXSW ‘Respect The Plug’ event last night (March 15th). Learn more about his music, future projects & collaborations, along with all that he’s involved in this week in Austin, Texas!

[Event Recap] Highlights From Last Night’s ‘Respect The Plug’ For SXSW


Visit for more information   Last Night (March 15th), The Source Magazine joined StartingFive in Austin, Texas to present the ‘Respect The Plug‘ event for SXSW! Advertisement Doors opened at 7pm, and the youth promptly fled the scene to showcase their presence for the occasion. Managers, producers, djs, rappers, entertainers, and more from all over […]

The Source Announces SXSW Line Up For Tonight’s ‘Legally Loud 4’ Event


Kicking off tonight (March 16th) from 7pm to 2am in Austin, TX – check out the line up for this year’s ‘Legally Loud 4’ event at SXSW. Visit for more information Teaming up with STARTING FIVE’s (@SpratFool) and hosted by Buzy Baker, the event will continue to showcase popular and rising acts for SXSW. […]

The Source Announces SXSW Line Up For Tonight’s ‘Respect The Plug’ Event


Kicking off tonight (March 15th) from 8pm to 2am in Austin, TX – check out the line up for this year’s ‘Respect The Plug’ event at SXSW. Visit for more information Teaming up with STARTING FIVE’s (@SpratFool), the event will bring out some industry staples to kick off SXSW the right way. Headlining artists […]

New Music Festival To Be Held On White House Grounds


Barack Obama has made an impact in international politics, but now in his final months of the presidency, he’s infiltrating the music world. He will open his Pennsylvania Avenue home to a new music festival called South by South Lawn. Visit for more information We all know Obama’s a huge music fan—from the array […]

Get To Know: Houston’s Lyric Michelle Is Up To Somethin’


This past weekend, Houston’s Lyric Michelle graduated with another college degree, declaring on social media that this would be her last time going back to school “for now.” From the ceremony, she posted the most epic photo of her class, revealing her gorgeous toothy grin. As she stood in her graduation cap and gown with […]

Why “Live At The BBQ” Was One Of SXSW’s Livest Events

Music festivals and Hip Hop have always had an interesting relationship. Hip Hop only festivals such as A3C in Atlanta and the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival present a different formula, but mainstream festivals by nature typically only feature a sprinkling of rap’s finest on top of their indie rock and electronic infused schedules. Visit […]

Photo Gallery: Highlighted Moments Captured at SXSW Music Festival


The annual SXSW (South by Southwest) music festival took place last week [March 15-20] in Austin, Texas, showcasing various underground artists and exclusive celebrity performances. Visit for more information As one of the most influential and largest music events of the year, more than 30,000 industry professionals and musicians came out to participate in […]

Here’s Why Anderson Paak Was The MVP Of SXSW This Year

The annual South By Southwest (SXSW) festival is an important weekend for a lot of people, in countless ways. Traditionally, it has served as a platform for new artist discovery, with hungry tastemakers looking to find the next big thing before the summer music festival begins. In a lot of ways, Anderson Paak has been the next […]

Drake Hints At ‘Views’ Tour During SXSW Pop-Up Performance


While fans are highly anticipating the release of Drake’s next album Views from the 6 to drop sometime in April, Drizzy is adding fuel to the frenzy by announcing his big plans following the album’s release. Visit for more information During his surprise set at SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 19, the OVO capo teased fans by hinting he will be embarking […]

Drake Got Really Busy With the Dance Moves at SxSW Last Night

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@Drake chris breezy with the dance moves. #SXSW #FaderFort — Rah. (@thatguydream) March 20, 2016 Visit for more information When Drake said “Chris Breezy with the dance moves” on his “Summer Sixteen” single, even he knew no one would really take his newfound love for dancing seriously. Still, that hasn’t stopped him from […]

Nas Previews New J Dilla and Madlib Collab


Visit for more information Last night, during  Nas‘ Mass Appeal showcase at SXSW, he shared some new music he has with J Dilla produced by Madlib.  The track, “The Sickness” features Jay Dee as well as production from Madlib and Dilla. Next month Mass Appeal is planning to release an album by the legendary Detroit […]

Insert Sad Face: Michelle Obama Will Not Run For President

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Yesterday [Wednesday, March 16] at the South by Southwest festival First Lady Michelle Obama announced she has no plans to run for President after having served as First Lady. Visit for more information FLOTUS was present at the festival to deliver a keynote speech and also took part in a Q&A moderated by Queen […]

President Obama Talks Women Facing Internet Harassment

On Wednesday afternoon [March 16] President Barack Obama held a reception at the White House in honor of Women’s History Month, where he made a few remarks regarding First Lady Michelle Obama‘s launch of a new Let Girls Learn initiative in Austin, TX, according to the Huffington Post. Visit for more information Obama discussed […]

[Interview]: Vans Celebrates 50 Years Of Sneaker Culture Around The Globe

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For those who want to get technical, Vans, the game-changing sneaker company-turned-creative-empire, has more years on Hip Hop, historically speaking. Therefore, it’s really interesting and inspiring to think about all the ways the brand intersects with the culture itself. Sneakers have always played an important role and a presence in the world surrounding rap music, and […]

Staff Picks: 15 Hip Hop Showcases To Roll Through This Year At SXSW

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Perhaps SXSW is slated for the same time every year solely so the acronym “March Madness” can hold another meaning, as it really is the best way to describe the annual festival. But for music, technology, film and food truck lovers, this isn’t the post-season—this marks a new beginning laying the groundwork for what is […]