Earlier this afternoon, Dr. Dre stepped into the batting cage at Fenway Park before the Boston Red Sox’s season opener. The Doc and Jimmy Iovine were promoting Beats By Dre headphones and the Interscope boss hog reveals the title of the rumored track by Dre and Hov. No April Fool’s here. Heads up: NR via YAF Previously: Dr. Dre & Jay-Z In The Lab
Last night at the Paid Dues concert, Cube premiered his first single, “I Rep That West” off his new album, I Am The West. Nice track. Yay, yeah! Down below, he addresses anyone who wants to diss the O.G. before segueing into the classic,”Check Yo Self”. 57th Ave Related: Mack 10 Explains Fall Out With Ice Cube
Before taking the stage at Duke University, Pharrell goes in-depth on N.E.R.D’s new album and at the 3:30 mark, reveals that the album which was initially titled, Instant Gratification, is now called Nothing. HHNM Yesterday: N.E.R.D To Debut New Single Soon
More gangsta than your average, Indiana’s finest kicks a few bars for Vlad TV and was even nice enough to shout Jae Millz at the end. Oh my.
This past Wednesday, Jay Elect returned to Nawlins and performed at the Traffic Boutique. He was then accompanied by Mos Def and recited their verses from “Exhibit A”. TSS
The audio is a bit muffled, but here’s footage of Common bustin’ a freestyle in the lecture hall of Syracuse University. Guess Comm got the memo about those lollipop references. Ha! YK2 via ATB
Sometimes you stumble across the coolest shit on the net. Case in point, Dunkees. Based out of California, the company specializes in custom skateboard decks. Here’s some their work featuring the mugs of Lil Wayne, Drake, and Yelawolf. Check ’em out below.