It was revealed to the world yesterday that Kanye West and Kim Kardashian named their daughter North— Nori for short. When the real Noreaga caught the news on Sway In The Morning, he called in to react to their similarity in pronunciation. “I’m so honored… I’ve never met a Kardashian… Even if they named [the baby] NORE, and Kim doesn’t know who I am — I’m sure Kanye knows who I am. So, I’m very honored.”
15 years ago, N.O.R.E. assembled Nature, Big Pun, Jadakiss, Cam’Ron, Jadakiss and Styles P, for one of the greatest collabos ever: “Banned From TV”. According to 57th Ave, the footage was intended for N.O.’s Thugged Out Gangsta Party documentary. But that was then and this is now. Download Student Of The Game here.
Class is in session as N.O.R.E. gets a crash course in hip-hop history. The only problem here is Pharrell’s absence in the video. Download Student Of The Game here.
Like true kings, Blue Sky Black Death and UK’s SAS walk through the valley with their new cut featuring Killa and P.A.P.I. BSBD and SAS’ upcoming Celestial coming soon. nr
Pharrell’s nowhere to be found, but here’s a unedited cut of N.O.’s new music video. Until the final’s showcased, cop Student Of The Game, which is available here.
Hey y’all, hey y’all. Now that Capone and Noreaga are back on speaking terms, the duo gave their first live performance last week at B.B. King Bar & Grill. Lets hope this reunion stays permanent.
N.O.R.E. pulls up a seat with Shaheem Reid for this week’s Round Up. He spoke on working with Pharrell, how the game saved his life and, of course, his recent release, Student of the Game.