adidas Superstar x Run DMC My adidas 25th Anniversary

adidas Superstar x Run DMC My adidas 25th Anniversary

adidas is set to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the greatest sneaker related Hip-Hop song of all-time, “My adidas”, with the release of the My adidas Run DMC x adidas Superstar. The My adidas Superstar is done in the classic White and Black colorway with a My adidas 25th Anniversary graphic on the tongue, a […]

By October 3, 2011
Florence and The Machine – Shake It Out (The Weeknd Remix CDQ)

Florence and The Machine – Shake It Out (The Weeknd Remix CDQ)

There are some clarity issues whether this is an official remix produced by The Weeknd and/or if it just features his vocals (which I don’t really hear), but this is still a nice track regardless. Perhaps it’s the same way he remixed Drake’s “Trust Issues” by adding his own production elements. Spotted at #NT. Radio […]

By October 3, 2011
Urban Mystic ft. Jadakiss, Styles P, Bun B – Money is My Wife

Urban Mystic ft. Jadakiss, Styles P, Bun B – Money is My Wife

Married to the money? Well, Urban Mystic is and he recruits Jadakiss, Styles P and Bun B to help tell his story. Give it a listen/download below:

By October 3, 2011
Kid Cudi to Drop “Wizard” Album in December

Kid Cudi to Drop “Wizard” Album in December

And of course it’s going to change the face of music. Anything less would be a waste of time, obviously. While drink some brew, Cudi took to twitter to say a few things: Ima need everyone to understand, when this Wizard album drops, the world of music is going to change, for the better. I […]

By October 3, 2011

Life + Times: Theophilus London – I Got A Story To Tell

Jay-Z’s lifestyle site offers a feature on Theophilus London as he plays a few shows and does his every day thing. Give it a spin above.

By October 3, 2011
Khat – Voodoo Child (Mixtape)

Khat – Voodoo Child (Mixtape)

Here’s the latest project from an up and coming Toronto artist named Khat. It’s an interesting mix of music, so I recommend checking it out. Affiliated with The Weeknd and his XO crew, apparently. DOWNLOAD HERE

By October 3, 2011

2011 BET Hip Hop Awards Cyphers

Not in to watching award shows but these BET Hip Hop Award cyphers are the more interesting features from the show. Above, catch Gilbere Forte, Chris Sutton, XV & Jay Rock go at it. French Montana, Rico Staxx, Wais P, Termanology & Sean Cross below:

By October 3, 2011
Nike Free TR2 Winter

Nike Free TR2 Winter

These caught my eye as pretty dope winter cross trainers. Free and Lunar technology is probably my favorite as of right now, aside from the upcoming Jordan Retro III (black) drop that’s coming. Look for these in select Nike accounts soon.

By October 3, 2011

Drake – Headlines (Music Video)

As promised, Drake unleashes his first official music video from his upcoming album, Take Care. I honestly don’t think this is a strong single at all, but I would expect another single to drop in the next two weeks. Directed by Lamar Taylor & Hyghly Alleyne from the XO crew.

By October 3, 2011
T.I. Performs with Taylor Swift in Atlanta

T.I. Performs with Taylor Swift in Atlanta

Is this part of T.I.’s image rehabilitation process? Ha. Last night, T.I. joined Swift at the Philips Arena to perform “Live Your Life.” Oh and look who else was hanging out:

By October 3, 2011
Pictures: Kanye West’s “Dw” Female Fashion Line

Pictures: Kanye West’s “Dw” Female Fashion Line

I don’t really care about high end fashion, but it sort of has to do with hip hop since Kanye West was involved. I’m not entirely sure what he physically does when it comes to the line, but I see him as sort of a manager/creative director who approves the final pieces. According to various […]

By October 3, 2011
Official Instrumental: “Lotus Flower Bomb” (prod. Jerrin Howard)

Official Instrumental: “Lotus Flower Bomb” (prod. Jerrin Howard)

Wale has a smooth track with “Lotus Flower Bomb” – a trending topic worldwide on twitter for a while. This features Miguel on the hook and is produced by up and comer Jerrin Howard. Ambition coming soon!

By October 3, 2011
Mac Miller – Come Up Show Freestyle

Mac Miller – Come Up Show Freestyle

While rolling through Philly, Mac Miller stopped by Cosmic Kev’s show to kick a little Come Up Show freestyle for the listeners. Give it a spin below:

By October 2, 2011
Freddie Gibbs ft El Prez – Executive Decision

Freddie Gibbs ft El Prez – Executive Decision

Freddie Gibbs and El Prez lay it down over Speakerbomb’s smooth production on “Executive Decision.” The track comes from the first-ever A3C Hip-Hop Festival compilation album, “A3C Volume 1″ which hits stores worldwide October 4th. From the releases so far, this is shaping up to be a pretty epic compilation album.

By October 2, 2011