Queens native Abbas “Bas” Hamad didn’t know what he was doing with his life until making music became the first thing he truly devoted himself to. Fate stepped in and Bas landed on ‘Born Sinner’ and J. Cole’s Dollar & A Dream tour. Via FUSE
Big Sean stops by Hip Hop Nation to celebrate his sophomore album Hall Of Fame (8.27.13). Obviously, the thing that people are going to latch on to is at the 6:54 mark where he throws shots back at Danny Brown. Brown instigated by saying Big Sean doesn’t really rep Detroit in this interview.
Murs discusses his childhood, artistic inspirations, and his thoughts on the current state of rap in this OTW Minute.
Yo Gotti rolls through The Crosby Press studio to talk about rapping over old school Memphis songs, performing at the Apollo, Memphis strip club boxing, and his new music.
Jay-Z doesn’t have to do any media, but he chose to stop by Power 105′s The Breakfast Club to chat it up with Angela Yee and the team. Part 2 below:
Hit-Boy has already won a Grammy. That should actually be enough, but the rapper/producer has a lot more to brag about: He landed a spot at Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music label, tore it up with that crew, then decided to leave – Leave? Leave such a prestigious group of musicians? Why??? – to build his […]
Timbaland Speaks on Jay-z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail for the First Time
“The point of me being in the commercials was that he was filming a documentary and he asked me—I imagine he’s just comfortable talking to me—to come listen to the songs with him and just talk about the songs. Just listen to it and talk about it, and that’s what we did. It was fun. […]
Big Sean stopped by Sway’s spot to talk about his upcoming collaboration with Eminem as well as his upcoming album – among other things.
JAY Z discusses the inspiration behind the track “Oceans” off of his upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail. Click below for additional videos:
In this episode, the “Sound of New York” and Jay-Z’s right hand man, Young Guru, talks about his early love of D.C. “go-go” music, U2 drum breaks and producing Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind”. FUSE
I’m not going to sit here and do all the work for you, but I invite you to read Mike Dean’s Reddit ‘Ask Me Anything’ session right here. In the thread he talks about working with Kanye West, his history in the industry and even hints at a tour to support Yeezus.
Via The Crosby Press: In support of his third studio album, A Love Surreal, eclectic crooner Bilal stops by The Crosby Press to talk about what makes his world go ’round. Watch as he discusses his love of leather boots and belts, how getting his tattoos killed his enthusiasm for fashion, and why he woke up early every day […]
Using his performances and taking to Twitter every once in a while is Kanye West’s only means of letting the world know how he feels nowadays (aside from his music) – so this is actually quite a rare interview by the NY Times. Click here to check out the feature/intv for yourselves.
Get More: Big Sean, Music News Song to be released via Sean’s “Hall of Fame” album. Pretty dope collaborations.
That’s my boy man. We got the dopest record in the world, me and Marilyn. Me and him got one of the craziest records ever made. We made it whatever day Spring Breakers came out in Cali. He came to the sneak premiere, and after we did the red carpet and watched the movie, me and him […]