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Troy Ave Weighs in On Alpo’s Murder: “They gon be real opinionated on Alpo now that he dead”


Over the weekend, notorious former drug dealer 55-year-old Alberto ‘Alpo’ Martinez was shot and killed in Harlem. The police state the shooting took place early Sunday morning via drive by and Alpo was hit multiple times in the chest. Visit for more information Reactions to Alpo’s death began to pour in across Hip-Hop, the latest is […]

Troy Ave Talks ‘White Christmas 7’, Upcoming Reality Show, and Setting Up Generational Wealth


Troy Ave continued his Christmas tradition with the release of White Christmas 7. The 12-track project showcases the Brooklyn native’s diversity and brings back the “authentic” New York sound. Visit for more information Troy exclusively spoke to us about his holiday-themed project. He was asked what sets this project aside from the rest. “I […]

Troy Ave And Joey Bada$$ Trade Subliminals On Twitter Over Album Sales

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Much of the talk in the past week or so was the revelation of Troy Ave‘s initial numbers for his latest album Major Without A Deal. Releasing the project on Friday June 5th, the proper first week sales totaled out to roughly 4,500 units, along with 30 physical copies. Troy Ave publicly clarified the numbers, […]

Troy Ave Defends His Album Sales on ‘The Breakfast Club’

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Troy Ave Moves Roughly 4,400 Copies of New Album, ‘Major Without A Deal’

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Troy Ave’s new album flops at retailers Visit for more information One of Troy Ave‘s claims to fame is the fact that he did it “his way,” and didn’t need a major label record deal to achieve a respectable career and position on the rap game. Well, after his latest Soundscan, he may be […]

Source Interview: Lyonel “Kay K” Rosemond


Here we have a conservation with Lyonel “Kay K” Rosemond about being the nephew of the infamous Jimmy Henchmen, the music industry and what he’s doing to rebrand himself in an ever evolving industry. Visit for more information Jimmy Henchman is your uncle, for better or worse, how does being related to him affect […]

What Are You Playing? Troy Ave Edition

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We all know what we’re playing on our commutes to get us hyped, to get over a breakup, or just a nice chilled out playlist. But when it comes to what our favorite artists and DJs are playing we have no clue. Finally, we have a place where we can find out exactly what’s blasting […]

T.I. Reportedly To Sign Troy Ave To Grand Hustle


We pretty much saw this coming. Visit for more information Troy Ave performed pretty early at this year’s Summer Jam, but he was joined on the main stage by T.I., who at the time had no recorded material with the Brooklyn upstart, but would end up on Ave’s “Your Style” remix alongside Puff Daddy […]

Listen To Troy Ave’s “Your Style” Remix, Featuring Puff Daddy, Ma$e & T.I.

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Visit for more information This…is…the remix. Several things are happening at one time on this record that all should be aware of. 1. Troy Ave was a nobody just a few short years ago, and the lineup for this record–which is quickly gaining traction just about everywhere–is major. 2. Diddy/Puff Daddy has not appeared […]

Troy Ave Returns With Brand New Video, “My Grind”

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New York’s rising freshman, Troy Ave, returns with brand new visuals from his New York City: The Album. He doesn’t sugarcoat what the track is about, going so far as to name it “My Grind”. Troy discusses his hard work and the moves that he makes to get to the top of the game, a position that he […]