Although Kanye leads the 2012 Grammys with the most nominations, he didn’t get one for Album Of The Year. During last night’s tour stop in the Chi, he said he blamed it on himself for dropping two of the hottest albums in the same year. Sidebar: The Throne Visits South Shore Drive
Now would be a good time to clap for him. After debuting at number one, J.Cole’s debut Cole Word: The Sideline Story has now been certified Gold. Congratulations to him and the entire Dreamville team. We see you, Ib! Do your iPod a favor and cop it here.
Nas got his Jackson Pollock on last night at Spotify’s “Art Loves Music” event in Miami. No word as to who purchased the painting, but for $14,000, it better come with a receipt.
[vodpod id=Video.15767979&w=540&h=350&fv=] T-Pizzle was the special guest performer last night on Tonight Show With Jay Leno and recited his latest single, “5 O’Clock” sans Wiz Khalifa. His new album, rEVOLVEr is in stores on December 6th. yardie
Jeezy returned to his ATL stomping grounds last night for a screening of his documentary, Hustlerz Ambition. Cameras were turned off once the film started, but here’s footage of Jizzle introducing the flick. See it for yourself when the album drops December 20th. ean
Kanye West’s venture provides us a behind the scenes look at the WTT tour. In this episode, ‘Ye takes us backstage at MSG. Register at VOYR to access the rest of the episodes ’cause Mr. West said so. xz
P-I-Double L keeps it moving and decides to lay down a few of his raps over Jay-Z’s “La La La (Excuse Me Again)”. Do want him to do it? Now watch him now.
Just days after giving us the first track off his upcoming mixtape, 50 took to his Twitter to announce that he will be releasing the full product at noon on December 9. hhnm
Sticky Fingaz makes his way across the five boroughs and reps the Empire State for his new black-and-white video. Directed by MysterDL.
With Big K.R.I.T.’s album, Live From The Undergound pushed back to early next year, he reveals to Pitchfork that before its release, he will be dropping a free project. “Based off the experience of touring in the past year I’m creating this free album from scratch as we speak. I have locked myself back in the studio– 4Eva & a Day coming soon on bigkrit.com.”