New Music: Thurz (@thurzday) – Perfect Words

New Music: Thurz (@thurzday) – Perfect Words

LA-based emcee Thurz has released a new track called “Perfect Words,” featuring the stunning vocals of Kelsey Bulkin (Made in Heights) and was produced by Rahki (Kendrick Lamar, 50 Cent, and others). Thurz has also announced a brand new EP Blood on the Canvas due out September 9th via Red Bull Sound Select. Super chill […]

By July 24, 2014
Video: Dilated Peoples Talk About Their Expansive Career

Video: Dilated Peoples Talk About Their Expansive Career

Here’s a new behind the scenes video from Dilated Peoples. Evidence, Rakaa (Iriscience) and DJ Babu talk about the evolution of the group and the making of their new LP, Director’s of Photography. The album drops August 12 on Rhymesayers Entertainment, their first in 8 years. Dilated just shot a video for their latest single […]

By July 24, 2014
New Music: Green Street ft. ScienZe & TreZure Empire – Beijos

New Music: Green Street ft. ScienZe & TreZure Empire – Beijos

To celebrate the one month anniversary of their latest video, Green Street drops a bonus track from their latest album, The Will to Win. Featuring ScienZe and TreZure Empire, “Beijos” is for all of us who are caught up in a little summer love. Produced entirely by Renassiance, The Will to Win features Raekwon, Camp […]

By July 24, 2014
New Music Video: Freeway & The Jacka ft. Freddie Gibbs, Jynx – Cherry Pie (Prod. Jeffro)

New Music Video: Freeway & The Jacka ft. Freddie Gibbs, Jynx – Cherry Pie (Prod. Jeffro)

Freeway and the Jacka recruit Freddie Gibbs and Jynx for the “Cherry Pie” visual directed by Tha Razor and Film Junki Productions. This is the first video leak off Freeway and the Jacka’s album ‘Highway Robbery’ set to drop on September, 16th. Cameos by OG Freeway Ricky Ross and Krondon. ‘Highway Robbery’ also includes features […]

By July 24, 2014
New Music: DJ EFN ft. Fashawn & Wrekonize – Hood Banger (prod. Hazardis Soundz)

New Music: DJ EFN ft. Fashawn & Wrekonize – Hood Banger (prod. Hazardis Soundz)

EFN teams with Fashawn and Wrekonize to create a certified Hood Banger with production courtesy of Hazardis Soundz. DJ Booth on the premiere.

By July 24, 2014
Video: Snoop Dogg, The Roots Express Their Love For HuffPost

Video: Snoop Dogg, The Roots Express Their Love For HuffPost

At HuffPost Live, we’ve had many rappers drop by the studio, and we often ask them to freestyle. Snoop Dogg, Black Thought of ‘The Roots’ and Wayne Brady all accepted our challenge and spat a few bars on command about their love for HuffPost. What resulted, as you’ll see in this video, is off-the-cuff lyrical […]

By July 24, 2014
Check Out Nicki Minaj’s Beautiful Cover Art for Her Next Single, “Anaconda”:

Check Out Nicki Minaj’s Beautiful Cover Art for Her Next Single, “Anaconda”:

Single out 7/28. No other words.

By July 24, 2014
New Music Video: Pharrell ft. Miley Cyrus – Come Get It Bae

New Music Video: Pharrell ft. Miley Cyrus – Come Get It Bae

Pharrell’s hit single receives a video treatment. As always, it’s all about the ladies as they steal the show in this newest visual.

By July 23, 2014
Interview: Machine Gun Kelly Talks About His EST History, Signing to Diddy & More

Interview: Machine Gun Kelly Talks About His EST History, Signing to Diddy & More

Catching the EST rapper off-guard with quite a few questions regarding the emcee’s past, Campbell delves deep into the rapper’s history. Included topics of conversation include Anthony Kiedis’ “Scar Tissue” memoirs, Kelly’s one-tomato preference for sandwiches, eating Quizno’s with Diddy as a post-signing celebration, and the rapper’s loss of a childhood friend to stray bullets […]

By July 22, 2014
New Music Video: iLoveMakonnen (@iLoveMakonnen5D) – Club Going Up On A Tuesday

New Music Video: iLoveMakonnen (@iLoveMakonnen5D) – Club Going Up On A Tuesday

A strangely addictive track from a strangely addictive artist. Don’t expect to be blown away by groundbreaking lyrics, but be prepared for something a little unique. Shout to young Modi man for sending this over to me.

By July 22, 2014
Listen to The Combat Jack Show: The Ben Baller and Boaz Episode

Listen to The Combat Jack Show: The Ben Baller and Boaz Episode

Via Combat Jack: “Mr. Ben Yang has a lot to say. About a lot of people. And he got it off his chest. Ya’ll been clamoring for a West Coast guest? Here it is. Baller has stories for days. Suge Knight, Dr. Dre., Tupac Shakur, Death Row, Denzel Washington, Aftermath. He’s even got some Dame […]

By July 22, 2014
Watch Drake and Lil Wayne’s ‘Drake vs. Lil Wayne’ Tour Promo Video:

Watch Drake and Lil Wayne’s ‘Drake vs. Lil Wayne’ Tour Promo Video:

Drake and Wayne’s ‘Drake vs. Lil Wayne’ Tour now has an official video, put together by Capcom.

By July 22, 2014
New Music: Crookers ft. S.T.S. ( Sugar Tongue Slim ) – Get Excited

New Music: Crookers ft. S.T.S. ( Sugar Tongue Slim ) – Get Excited

Bam, new Crookers to put in your pipe and smoke, this time featuring Danny Brown-esque rapper S.T.S. who drops a few verses on the new joint “Get Excited”. “We made this song in anticipation of homemade Italian pizza and redwine, before we go off to TEAR THE CLUB UP!!!” -S.T.S.

By July 22, 2014
Read Minister Louis Farrakhan’s Open Letter That Praises Jay Electronica:

Read Minister Louis Farrakhan’s Open Letter That Praises Jay Electronica:

Minister Farrakhan wrote an open letter praising Jay Electronica for his support of The Nation of Islam. Check out the letter now.

By July 22, 2014