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OG Cuicide Unveils New Album OGs Are Forever

“I’m the Reason”, “Never Give Up”, “Tragedy”, OG Cuicide has built an undeniable buzz leading up to an explosive 2019. His new video, “Know My Pain” premiered on BET Jams this month and kicked off his new album campaign, titled, OGs Are Forever.  A business owner, activist, and most of all, a survivor. OG Cuicide has […]

Daz Dillinger Urges Crips to Beat Kanye West Up, Ray J Chimes In

Daz Dillinger Urges the Crips to Beat Kanye West Up, Ray J Chimes In

Daz Dillinger came out of hiding to upload a video, putting gang members on alert for Kanye West. This ridiculous command comes after Ye expresses his love for his “brother” President Donald Trump. Dillinger says Kanye is essentially saying, “I’m with you mastah Trump. Burn all these n***ers.” He went on to compare the situation to […]

Today In Hip Hop History: The Passing Of Nate Dogg 7 Years Later

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On this date in 2011 in Long Beach, California, Nathaniel Hale, better known as rap/R&B crooner Nate Dogg, died from complications after suffering several strokes. He was 41 years old.\ Introduced to the rap game by his Long Beach homie Snoop Dogg via their trio 213, which was the group that was brought to Dr. […]

Daz Dillinger of Tha Dogg Pound Releases New Album ‘Dazamataz’

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Daz Dillinger of the almighty West Coast group Tha Dogg Pound comes out in 2018 firing with his staggering sixteenth solo album, entitled Dazamataz. The album was released on February 16th and contains a monster thirty full-length tracks. Dazamataz comes highly anticipated by West Coast fans after he dropped nine full-length video clips leading up […]

90’s Rapper Coolio Set For Australian Paradise Tour

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Coolio returns back to Australia for his 10-date national tour later this month, with the legendary Grammy Award-winning rapper performing with a live band across Australia. The Compton rapper/ actor/ chef/producer has well and truly cemented his place in hip-hop history with his 1995 worldwide smash single Gangsta’s Paradise featuring Californian R&B singer L.V. of […]

“All Eyez On Me” Shatters Expectations, Pulls $27.1 Million Opening Weekend

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This Friday [June 16, 2017] marked what would have been Tupac Shakur’s  46th birthday, and it came bearing gifts, denoting the day that the late Shakur’s life story would be brought to the big screen in the form of the bionic “All Eyez On Me.” The film managed to rake in an impressive estimated $27.1 million in […]

Dr. Dre Puts Up $10 Million For Compton Performing Arts Center

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It was in 2015 that Dr. Dre unleashed his Compton album, vowing to donate the royalties ,add off the album to the development of a performing arts facility in his hometown. Now, the rapper and producerhas announced his commitment to donate $10 million to the center for the new Compton High School right where he grew up. Set […]

Ice Cube Drops Reissue of 1991’s “Death Certificate”

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It’s already been 25 years since the release of Death Certificate, the fiery sophomore solo effort from rapper and actor Ice Cube. The unapologetic delivery and storytelling was what cemented Ice Cube’s icon status, but also found the West Coast emcee simmering in a bit of controversy at the time. Nevertheless, its impact and his […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Nate Dogg Passed Away 6 Years Ago

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On this date in 2011 in Long Beach, California, Nathaniel Hale, better known as rap/R&B crooner Nate Dogg, died from complications after suffering several strokes. He was 41 years old.\ Introduced to the rap game by his Long Beach homie Snoop Dogg via their trio 213, which was the group that was brought to Dr. […]

[VIDEO] Chilly Chill and Threi from Lenchmob- “Trickin Off”

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Threi is a prodigy and a titan with years of experience under his belt recognized as one of the industry pioneers! Threi has crossed paths with some of raps most successful emcees in the business. He is best known from Ice Cube’s group, Lenchmob. Born in Southern California and raised in the streets of Los […]

Blu Talks Teaming Up With Producer Nottz Again For New EP

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In Hip Hop, you don’t always have to reinvent the wheel to create great material. Blu proves that with his latest effort, Titans in the Flesh. Once again teaming up with Nottz, an incredible producer from 9th Wonder’s beat squad, The Soul Council. The duo released an EP together in 2013 titled God’s In The […]

Snoop Dogg Launches Jungl Julz, His Official Jewelry Line With King Ice

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Jungl Julz is the official Snoop Dogg licensed jewelry line designed by leading men’s jewelry brand, King Ice. The licensing agreement, according to Cuong Diep, the co-owner of King Ice: “Aims to provide Snoop Dogg with his own line of products, envisioned and approved by Snoop to appeal to both his fans and our own. […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Stones Throw Pioneer Charizma Killed 12 Years Ago

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Any record shop crate digging Hip Hop head has heard of the California duo of Charizma and Peanut Butter Wolf. If you haven’t, here’s a quick run down of what you’ve been missing. Charizma and Peanut Butter Wolf met in 1990 and quickly became friends and musical partners. the started out performing in the San […]