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Diddy Cosigns Nelly’s Biggie Sample

[vodpod id=Video.4355195&w=425&h=350&] Christopher Wallace’s widow isn’t the only one dippin into the catalogue. Nelly tells MTV that with Puff’s encouragement Big’s vocals from “Everday Struggle” are all over his new song, “1000 Stacks”. How original, gentlemen. “I did this beat with my man Don Vito and it had this Biggie sample in it, and when I heard it, I was like, whoa. It was bananas. I let Puff hear the song. I told him, ‘I got something that I think […]

Jay-Z Q Cover Feature

There’s two different versions of Jay-Z’s Q cover. The first features him with along with Lady Gaga and Dave Grohl. The other is the one you see above. In the story below, he’s asked about his relationship with his big brother Eric of “You Must Love Me” fame: “How come I had a gun at age 12?” he says. “That’s the life in Marcy. I was an angry and confused kid trying to work my situation out. I would never […]

Boi-1da At 2010 Battle Of The Beatmakers

The annual Battle Of The Beatmakers competition went down this past Saturday up in Toronto. OVO’s Karla Moy covered the tournament for Much Music and got producer Boi-1da’s take on the event. Once the smoke cleared, Neenah Music of Amsterdam took home the top prize and became the first female to do so. Congrats!