throwback thursday

Throwback Thursday: These 20 Songs Turn 10 Years Old This Year


It seemed like just yesterday men were wearing baggy clothes, and we were all doing the ‘lean with it, rock with it’ dance in the clubs. A lot of artists that were atop the Billboard charts 10 years ago, is still doing their thing. For instance, Rihanna, Chris Brown, Kanye West, and Beyonce. On the […]

#TBT Up @ The Source: Ab Soul

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Ab-Soul, the Black Lip Bastard, in the midst of his These Days… album run, decided to stop by our Midtown offices and chop it up about just where the hell he’d been in the years leading up to the release of his 3rd LP. Soul talked about continuing his highly revered Long Term series, his […]

#TBT: UnCovered with Ice Cube


Ice Cube graced our first cover of 2014 after having a record breaking January, and if history repeats itself, two years later, he could be poised to do it again. His blockbuster comedy, Ride Along, in which he co-stars with Kevin Hart, broke the January weekend box office record upon its release, and if you’ve […]

Throwback Thursday: Eminem Freestyles On Tim Westwood TV


Many moons ago, Marshall Mathers hit up Tim Westwood‘s studio while out and about in the UK back in 2009. With Alchemist on the decks, Em spits 50-65,000, maybe even 100,000 insane bars back to back to back. This man’s wordplay and skill-set have never been, and should/will never be, contested. There’s a reason nobody […]

Throwback Thursday: Busta Rhymes’ “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See”

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Busta Rhymes graced the Barclays’ stage Monday night, making a surprise appearance during Drake’s “Would You Like a Tour?” tour. Busta Rhymes is currently signed to Young Money Cash Money Billionaires, so it was only right that Drake would celebrate his birthday with the help of his YMCMB comrade. The Brooklyn Born MC performed the […]

Throwback Thursday: “The What” – Notorious B.I.G Feat. Method Man

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“Playin the villian, Prepare for this rap killin, Biggie Smalls is the illest” Notorious B.I.G was one of the dopest East Coast rappers in hip-hop history. This week Biggie would have turned 41 years old on Tuesday May, 21st had he still been alive. Today’s Throwback Thursday, we would like to show some respect to […]

Throwback Thursday: Wu Tang Clan “Ice Cream”

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As we wait on those scorching summer days, we present today’s Throwback Thursday: Wu Tang Clan’s “Ice Cream.” “Ice Cream” was released in 1995 by Wu Tang Clan member Raekwon.  It was his third solo song with features from Method Man, Ghostface Killah and Cappadonna. Advertisement Let’s throw it back and watch how Raekwon represented for […]

Throwback Thursday: East Flatbush Project- “Tried By 12”

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Some of the best rappers come out of Brooklyn! No shade to any other borough! Spencer Bellamy is known for his work with local Brooklyn rappers that he released on his own 10/30 Uproar Records. Throughout his career, he went by the alias “East Flatbush Project.” He released six singles with the the imfamous beat […]