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Jay Electronica’s Touring With 50 Cent

Jay Elect tells VIBE he’s gonna have a spot on 50 Cent’s upcoming Invitation Tour. I’m touring with G-Unit at the end of the month. I think 50’s gonna be down but right now I don’t even know the dates. Aside from that, I’m working on the next phase of my music. I want to tour and travel the world. I’m definitely at some point going to make a point to go all over the continent especially after the experience […]

Just Blaze On Music Blogs vs. Record Labels

While out on his European tour, Justin took the time to talk to Soul Culture about the battles between the Internet and the record companies. He also credits eskay from Nah Right for building a brand and not just postin’ free music like far too many of these other sites. Oh, don’t be mad. Ha. HHNM

Kon + Amir’s 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Samples

Y’all know YN loves the kids samples. Here two well-respected record collectin’ beat diggers put you up on the biggest breaks that they’ve heard thus far. Ain’t mad at “Impeach The President” at numero uno. Oops, spoiler alert. Ha. Study your lessons at the link below. Complex Sidebar: Ivan adds on.

Diddy’s Dirty Money Brunch

Sean’s in super promo mode today and began his morning with Sucker Free’s DJ Envy. The other hungry grubbers gettin’ their dine on include the two Dirty Money chicks, Aasim (Ghostwriter Supreme), an overjoyed Cassie, Janelle Monae, Red Cafe (not clear above) and Ricky Ross. There’s your nine, Raashaun. More flicks after the jump courtesy of his mobile. 57th Ave

Just Blaze Produced Eminem & Slaughterhouse Record

Royce tells XXL that he and his crew have laid vocals to an Em track produced by the Megatron Don. No word on where or if the song will find a home. “That day was like a regular Slaughterhouse day on steroids,” he said. “We came in there. Just Blaze was sitting there. The beat is up. The beat is retarded. Em’s vocals were already laid. His verse is ridiculous, so you could imagine the kind of pressure that we […]

Andre 3000 & Young Jeezy Collabo?

Yesterday, Big Boi stopped by Renada Romain’s Hip Hop Nation Morning Show and revealed that his partner Andre 3000 recently completed a song with Young Jeezy. Lose your mind over that. UMD Bonus: Big Boi says he isn’t fazed when 3000 stacks is mentioned on Top 5 list and he isn’t. Update: Now with visual. 57th Ave