The life that I lead takes a toll on me. Ty Kidd Previously: Same Old Game
[vodpod id=Video.16081610&w=540&h=350&fv=] MTV kicks off their Hottest MCs In The Game list today. And beating out J.Cole for the number 10 spot is Wale. Wait, they said Cole ain’t hot? You believe that shit?! The Washington D.C. rapper reinvented himself in 2011, claiming a new space in the hip-hop stratosphere after a sound, but commercially disappointing, debut two years earlier. Wale’s tireless work ethic, along with a deal from Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group, were the keys to his success […]
Each hour today, Nipsey is going to be releasing 10 tracks that did not make his previous mixtape, The Marathon Continues. Fuck a mixtape, don’t let good music go to waste. Get ’em after the jump.
Rappers never retire. And apparently, R&B singers don’t either. A few weeks ago, Jazmine Sullivan revealed via Twitter that she’s working on her third album. Over a year ago, the singer said she was taking a break from the music industry. Welcome back, welcome back, wel—come back.
A$AP Rocky held a sold out show last night in Atlanta. During a meet and greet, he spoke with Maurice Garland for an, um, interesting, interview. How, prolific.
Right before the big show, Toure got the chance to speak with Common on the red carpet. During their conversation, he says that he’s waving the white flag concerning his beef with Drake. When it’s over, it’s over. dajaz1
Shot last night in Los Angeles, Da Showman began the production of his new video for his Ne-Yo duet. Until the video arrives, here are some flicks from the set. TM:103 in stores now.
This past weekend, Banko performed at the System Nightclub in NYC. Up top is some footage of him giving his first live recital of one of Cold Corner 2‘s stand out tracks. Shocked?
Killer Mike and his pals unleash the beast with the first offering off his collaborative project, R.A.P. Music (Rebellious African People’s Music) with producer El-P. Damn, this is pretty sick. dgb
Coincidentally, J.Cole and Lupe Fiasco brought their mothers with them to this year’s Grammys ceremony. And while on the red carpet, Touré rounded up the families for a brief interview. Get to know, Kay. fuse