Jon Connor will be releasing The Blue Album, a project featuring his takes on a few cuts from Hov’s Blueprint trilogy. Before it drops on V-Day, here’s his first offering. It’s Connor, baby.
For Sheek Louch’s latest recording, he lays down a few of his raps over Meek Mill’s Cardiak-produced track. Now rock wit it.
[vodpod id=Video.16039576&w=540&h=350&fv=] Interscope‘s latest recruit, Iggy Azalea recently sat with RapFix and revealed that T.I. will be the executive producer on her debut album, The New Classic. “T.I.’s gonna be helping me with it, kind of A&R-ing, kind of executive producing,” Azalea said. “He called me up like, ‘Please?’ and I was like, ‘Definitely. You’re Tip; I love you — of course.’ So he’s gonna be helping me out, just reaching out to people and helping me find production and […]
Schoolboy Q recently took a stop by The Beats By Dre Headquaters in Cali, and spit an acapella for the cameras. Directed by the lovely Karen Civil.
Fresh off his Jimmy Fallon performance, J.Cole’s already back to work. Here’s footage of him letting the beat build at Engine Room Audio with newcomer, 360. Around town, the Queens native’s been making a name for himself with his, “360 Was Here” campaign. His video, “Mr. Blue Sky” ain’t half bad neither. Check out his EPK after the jump. props: karencivil Sidebar: J.Cole Speaks On Grammys
This is some freaky shit. The Bay Area’s babe and Def Jam’s newest signee recently shot their new video and here’s a look at the crime scene. T.R.U. REALigon is available here.
[vodpod id=Video.16038858&w=450&h=350&fv=] Class is in session. University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Gloria Ladson-Billings spoke with CNN on how Hip-Hop’s influence is being used as a tool to educate students across the U.S. Over the last year and half Bun B‘s taught at Rice, GZA lectured at Harvard and courses have been offered on Jay-Z and Beyonce. rtny