J.Period will release a new remix compilation project featuring Black Thought, John Legend, and Rakim and here’s the first offering. Sounds like a good idea, so don’t sleep on this one. hhnm
[vodpod id=Video.5588153&w=425&h=350&fv=%26rel%3D0%26border%3D0%26] You might remember hearing this beat back in 2009 when R-Les and Rozay were in the studio working together. Obviously, the beat never went to Rozay, so Les took it for himself. Few weeks ago, he premiered the track live at Love Nightclub in D.C. Maybachs are a guys best friend.
[vodpod id=Video.5587683&w=425&h=350&fv=configParams%3Did%253D1656633%2526vid%253D623573%2526uri%253Dmgid%253Auma%253Avideo%253Amtv.com%253A623573] Talib Kweli recently sat down with DJ Envy for MTV’s Sucker Free and spoke on his son rapping, a Black Star album that could possibly be in the works in the near future and recording with Mos Def in MC Hammer’s home studio.
As promised, Fashawn drops off his latest mixtape, which features 22 tracks with appearances by GLC, Tony Williams, Gilbere Forte & J.Cole. Learn a thing or 2 after the jump.
[vodpod id=Video.5587491&w=425&h=350&fv=] Media personalities Jeff Baraka and Can Be captured various shows during The Roots’ Hennessey Artistry tour last year. Included in the nine minute short-film, they also had the chance to interview ?uestlove at the House Of Blues in Chicago. nr
[vodpod id=Video.5588254&w=425&h=350&fv=] Here we go again? TMZ reports that Waka Flocka dodged bullets this afternoon when his tour bus was riddled in Charlotte, NC. After Waka’s security returned fire, one individual was hit and a few were detained. Here’s to life imitating art. Update: Looks like Flocka is fine.
Former Roc La Familia artist, Tru Life appeared at Manhattan Criminal Court today and was offered a plea deal of 10 years in prison. Tru and his brother are accused in the 2009 stabbing death of Christopher Guerrero. Both have been charged with second-degree murder, gang assault and assault charges. jayrod