GQ formally unveiled their exclusive interview with Kanye West this morning, which had West commenting on everything from his new music to marriage. A few Cliffs Notes in case you don’t want to dive in to the whole article: -Kanye West’s upcoming single is called “All Day.” Sampling of lyrics: “All day, nigga, it’s Ye, […]
Great news as Wale and PARTYNEXTDOOR allegedly hit the studio yesterday to record some new music together. PND will be dropping an album at the end of the month while Wale is currently in full album mode. Can’t wait to hear what came out of this studio session. Did a song with @PARTYOMO today… Talented […]
Via Vulture: For the latest edition of “Life in Pictures,” the 28-year-old singer allowed photographer Charlotte Hornsby to follow her around for four days, as she headed to an Airbnb rental in the Louisiana countryside to work on her upcoming album, then traveled to another one in Austin for SXSW. Click here for the full […]
Here’s a clip of a reality show that never came in to fruition of Kanye West’s travel agent.
Unfortunately, I couldn’t make it out there yesterday to catch the craziness that was Jay Electronica’s set (among others), but photographer Mel D. Cole was in the house to capture the festival. Click here to head on over to his site, Village Slum, to check out his photo gallery.
Meek Mill is currently overreacting via the social networking service Twitter as a result of Wale not tweeting about his album release date announcement yesterday. Here’s what the Philly spitter had to say: “When u young and successful..U experience a different type of racism.and it brings jealousy,hate & a new level of people tryna bring […]
And just like that, The Dream is back to break us off with a brand new collective of music with Royalty: The Prequel. This drops tomorrow at 7pm. Track list available within the post.
Says JENESIS Mag: “Carrying the torch of being up next can sometimes cripple an individual. We’re glad that hasn’t been the case with Devin Miles. 2011 was his first appearance on JENESIS with “Fire Flame” and what stuck out to us wasn’t how good he was when we checked out his first project, Finding My […]
Just now, Jay Electronica took to his Twitter account to call out both Peter Rosenberg, of Hot 97, and Lyor Cohen citing the fact that we need some accountability in the industry. If you need to be filled in on the Chuck D x Hot 97 scenario, click here. Electronica had this to say: “Oh […]
Bobby Ray is ready to break us off with some music in the form his No Genre mixtape series. Look out for Part 2 to drop on the 9th of July.
August 19th is the release date for all of you Wiz haters and lovers out there. Should be an interesting album in my opinion.
Click here to read the latest NY Times profile piece on Kendrick Lamar, “Kendrick Lamar, Hip-Hop’s Newest Old-School Star.”
The sneaker culture has evolved vastly over the past seven-years, since the last issue of Laced Magazine. With the dawn of the hype beast age before us, the game has grown into a global fashion juggernaut commanding both low and high-end attention and respect. Yet, left unchanged at its core exists a culture birthed from […]
Legendary hip-hop group Souls of Mischief announce that they’re releasing a conceptual collaboration with renowned producer and multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge entitled There Is Only Now on Adrian’s newly launched record label, Linear Labs on August 26th, 2014. Inspired by a near-fatal incident involving group members A-Plus, Opio, Tajai, and Phesto early in their careers, the […]