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Jay Rock Signs With Strange Music

[vodpod id=Video.4527204&w=425&h=350&fv=] Strange tings are happening. Not too long ago, Jay Rock received his walking papers from Warner Bros. Records. But he didn’t stay on the market for too long. He reveals to XXL that he signed to Tech N9ne’s Strange Music imprint. He says: Tech and Strange approached us once I became a free agent and we went to [Kansas City, MO] to see first-hand what we had been missing and saw why they’re the No. 1 independent rap […]

Billboard Hip-Hop Maximum Exposure List

Not sure how accurate these figures are, but according to Billboard‘s annual Maximum Exposure list, if you wanna make it in this business, the Double R’s one of the places to be. The other two sites include Eskay and Q‘s hubs. Bullshit with the ‘net if you want, muthafuckas.

New Music: Joell Ortiz “Joell Christopher”

Ok here we go. Sorry summer, Rap Radar Presents: The Mixtape Of The Year is now droppin’ on Nov 16 and here’s the first offering. If you still don’t believe Joell is a lyrical monster, just witness the carnage here. Lord have mercy! Young MCs take notes. And oh yeah, a no DJ song? Fuck that I got two DJs on the track. The best in the biz, Green Lantern and DJ Drama. It’s gonna be a hot Fall. Ha! […]

J.Cole Announces Fall Tour Dates

Two weeks after opening for Jay-Z and Eminem at Yankee Stadium, Jermaine kicks off his 35-city tour this Friday. This weekend though, he’ll be performing in Atlanta during the taping of the BET Hip Hop Awards. The ceremony airs on October 12th. Find out when Mr. Cole blows up in your area after the jump.