TORONTO! Check out Big K.R.I.T. & Smoke DZA on May 27th

TORONTO! Check out Big K.R.I.T. & Smoke DZA on May 27th

TORONTO! Check out Big KRIT and Smoke DZA as they take over the Opera House on May 27th. Should be a great show. You can purchase tickets right here.

By May 9, 2011
T.I. to be Released September 29th, Return to Prison Unknown

T.I. to be Released September 29th, Return to Prison Unknown

A different type of release date. Clifford aka T.I. is set to be released from prison on September 29th after being arrested (again) shortly after being released after his imprisonment for his gun arsenal. Stay away from those illegal substances this time, my friend.

By May 9, 2011

Maybach Music’s “Self Made” Release PUSHED UP – May 23rd

How often do you see that? Well, granted it’s only a day. Not sure what the reasoning is to drop it on a Monday instead of Tuesday like most discs.

By May 9, 2011
Big Sean – I Do It (CDQ)

Big Sean – I Do It (CDQ)

Another track off of Big Sean’s Finally Famous album, supposedly dropping in mid June. Produced by No I.D. and the Legendary Traxster. **Updated with CDQ.

By May 9, 2011
Boaz ft. Jay Rock – On Behalf

Boaz ft. Jay Rock – On Behalf

A few days before the free Boaz album “The Transition” drops, here’s a new track featuring Jay Rock. The track is entitled “On Behalf” and was produced by Mr. Hot Trak. Boaz ft. Jay Rock – On Behalf

By May 8, 2011

Lloyd Banks ft. Ryan Leslie – So Forgetful (Music Video)

Banks and Ryan Leslie hit the studio for the latest music video for “So Forgetful.” Nice tune.

By May 8, 2011

Puff Brings out Lil B in San Francisco

Yo this dude Diddy. Am I right when I say Puff does anything to stay in the limelight? Yea, I am. Can’t deny his legacy on this hip hop game, but it’s so obvious how he manages to stay relevant – affiliating himself with who’s hot right now and act like it’s a blessing that […]

By May 8, 2011
Dr. Dre ft. Eminem – Die Hard (Preview)

Dr. Dre ft. Eminem – Die Hard (Preview)

So a partial version of Dr. Dre’s new Detox track debuted last night on the final night of Showtime’s Fight Camp 360 with Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley. I would expect to see a full, CDQ version soon, but you get a good idea what the song’s all about via the clip below that I […]

By May 7, 2011
Chip tha Ripper – Sippin on Some Syrup

Chip tha Ripper – Sippin on Some Syrup

Chip dropped this last night, saying he recorded it in the hotel room while on the road. Big up to our friend Josh Sallee performing with Chip last night. Check it: Download here

By May 7, 2011
Meek Mill – Come Up Show Freestyle

Meek Mill – Come Up Show Freestyle

Meek Mill passed by Power 99 in Philly recently to kick a little freestyle session for DJ Cosmic Kev. I’m starting to appreciate Meek’s music a little more nowadays. Check it out for yourself:

By May 7, 2011

J.Cole Rocks NYC’s Hammerstein Ballroom

Here’s that energy and confidence I was talking about yesterday when I posted my recap of J.Cole’s NYC show. BHH TV captures some great video footage from the performance. Multi Angle – I commend BHH TV for their coverage.

By May 7, 2011

Tech N9ne Talks Fans, Tour Stories, Gives Advice to Artists

Tech N9ne talks about his legion of fans, his upcoming album All 6′s & 7′s (out June 7), being the number one most successful independent hip-hop artist in history, crazy tour stories and drops a freestyle with DJ Green Lantern and Boss Lady on Invasion Radio (Hip-Hop Nation, Sirius 40/XM 67).

By May 6, 2011
The Lonely Island – No Homo

The Lonely Island – No Homo

Yo I would kill to have Cam’ron have an appearance on this song just to hear the ignorance that he would talk about. The Lonely Island brings that fiyaaaaaaaaa. No homo.

By May 6, 2011

Wale Readies Two Albums Worth of Material

No days off for Mr. Folarin. Speaking with MTV, Wale says he has enough material under his belt for two albums via Warner Bros. The last sentence he says is pretty smart. Rappers take note. Nothing said until it’s 100%.

By May 6, 2011