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Hip-Hop Reacts To Steve Jobs Death

Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs passed away today at the age of 56. The tech genius of Silicon Valley, who helped create Pixar and devices such as the iPhone and iPad, had stepped down from his position in August after battling pancreatic cancer. Apple issued the statement below: “Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve.” Of course, Hip-Hop (more […]

Lupe Fiasco Working On DJ Album

Although Lupe’s been touring the world with his latest album Lasers, he tells the Examiner that he’s working on a new project with his business partner. “Me and my partner Scott started a dj collective called Soundclash so we’re working on that album right now and hopefully we’ll have a single out by Halloween and will try and push an album out around that and tour and all that. There’s a Lupe Fiasco mixtape that’s coming which hopefully we’ll have […]

Jay-Z Congratulates J.Cole On Debut

Everyday a star is born. And today, J.Cole took his first breath with his debut, Cole World: The Sideline Story debuting at number one on the Billboard Charts. In a statement, Jay-Z saluted his protege. Clap for ’em! “J. Cole’s success is testament to amazing artist development and Cole’s hard work. I want to congratulate him on a #1 album and more importantly a great body of work.” Sidebar: Jermaine Says Thanks

Unreleased Music: Nick Cannon x Kanye West “Big Spender”

Didn’t Freeway do this before? Anyway, Mimi’s better half dug in his vault and released a collabo with Kanye West. Here’s what he had to say of the track: “If nothing else music is about enjoying the art. I’ve had the opportunity to work with some good friends – and amazing talents – why wouldn’t I share that? Going to liberate a few things from the vault…just because.” vibe