R.I.P. Chuck Brown. Ty Kidd Previously: Sincerely Yours More after the jump.
Music pioneer Chuck Brown, died today in D.C. after being hospitalized for pneumonia. He was 75. Although he was known as the “Godfather Of Go-Go”, Brown influenced and inspired countless acts out of the Washington D.C area. His sound hit a high note in 2002 when Nelly sampled his hit, “Bustin Loose” for “Hot In Herre”. abc news
Nick rolls out the first video off his forthcoming LP by tackling the issues on teen bullying from one’s appearance to sexual preference. Hopefully, this helps end the slander that Amaya gets on Twitter. Sidebar: Cipha & Rosenberg Interview
Following Big K.R.I.T.’s Live from the Underground listening session yesterday at Fight Klub in NYC, he popped a squat with Jacques Morel over at DJ Booth. He spoke on his upcoming debut album, Country Cousins mixtape status and working with B.B. King. Sha Money what up!
You might remember hearing this track on the recent mixtape, The Campaign but Trae now gives us the dirty version of his freestyle which features Lil Duval adding some comic relief to the track.
Off Paypa’s Henny On The Rocks II, Rae, Nick Ds and JD Era all join him on the tube for their feature presentation. Don’t touch that dial, but you can download the mixtape here.
Photo: derricknthecity If you didn’t think Drizzy’s Club Paradise was big enough, well it just got bigger. The L.E.P. Bogus Boys announced on their Facebook page that they will join Drake’s tour. No exact dates yet on which dates they will be performing, but we should find out soon enough. hhdx