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Nikki Giovanni Rips Bill Cosby A New One In Fiery Speech

ThecontemptforBillCosbycontinuespilingonwitheachpassingday.TheInternetdugupaseven-year-oldclipofwriterandpoetNikkiGiovannitearingintotheJell-OpuddingmanforhisthenwordsregardingpoorBlackAmerica’sspendinghabits,saggingpants,musicaltastes–ie.rap–andoveralllifestyle.TheendresultwasactuallythebeginningoftheendingwhenitcametoBlackfolksenduringloveforCos.

Wale – ‘The Followers’ Video

Wale’sclosingoutwhat’salreadybeenapositiveweekforhim,ledbyhisbigfeaturewithJerrySeinfeld,withthereleaseofhisnewvideoforthesong“TheFollowers.” ThetrackwillappearonNas’upcomingMassAppealcompilation.

Kicks Deal Of The Day: 15 Best Nike Sneakers At Least 30% Off At KicksUSA

Don’tsleeponthisBlackFridayPreviewSaleashighlightedbyKicksDeals.com andthey’vealreadypickedoutthe15bestNikeoptionswhichareavailableforatleast30%offeach.Forcompletedealdetails,clickhere.

Eminem Ft. Yelawolf And Slaughterhouse – ‘Psychopath Killer’ (Prod. By Just Blaze, Boi-1da And The Maven Boys)

Amidstallthejibberjabber aroundthingsEminemhasbeendoingforyears,theDetroitrapperhasbeenbackingupthehypebehindhisupcomingShadyXVcompilationwithnothingbuthotrecords.First,wegottheMotorCity-centric,hometownode“DetroitVs.Everybody,” andShow More Summary

Mike Brown Sr. Releases Statement Before Ferguson Decision Is Announced

AsFergusonandthecountryawaitagrandjury’sdecisiononDarrenWilson’sfate,MikeBrown’sfatherandcommunityleadersarelookingtohelpstemanypotentialunrestthatmayoccurinthewake.OnThursday,themurderedteen’sfatherwasthevoiceinapubicserviceannouncementairedonlocalradiocallingforpeace,remindingeveryonethat“hurtingothersordestroyingpropertyisnottheanswer”astheareaworkstohealingandchange.

The Raiders Almost Ruined Their First Win By Dancing Too Much

SioMoore/KhalilMackcelebrateBIGsack. Andkeepcelebrating. Andkeepcelebrating. Andkeepcelebrating…http://t.co/lFyfJfxfVB —NFL(@nfl)November21,2014 Forthefirsttimein367days,theOaklandRaiderswonafootballgametonight.However,the24-20victorywasalmostruinedwhenSioMooreandKhalilMackgotalittletoooverzealousafteralatesackandstarteddancing20yardsbehindthelineofscrimmage.

A$AP Twelvyy – ‘Glock Rivers’ Video

A$APTwelvyyasA$APMob’ssecretweaponintheirquesttotaketheirmovementworldwide?Perhaps.Rockywedgedhisfootinthedoor,leavingroomforFergtoshoveitopenandTwelvyy’sseeminglyreadytohelpthecrewbumrushtheshowwithanewvisualforhisbanger,“GlockRivers,” andasoloeffortsettosoonfollow.

Listen To Beyonce’s Two New Songs, “7/11? And “Ring Off”

IfBeyoncewashopingtore-createthehysteriaoflastyear’ssneakattackalbum,shewasgreatlymistaken.Thewholeworldisawareofanewproject(oratleastarepackagedversionof2013?smammothLP)fromoneoftheworld’smostrecognizablenamesisonthehorizon.AndwhatShow More Summary

Ghostface Killah Feat. AZ – ‘Double Cross’

GhostfaceKillahdropsanothertrackoffhisupcoming“revengeconceptalbum”36Seasons called“DoubleCross,”whichagainfeatures thealways-formidableAZ.Thetwoclockversesthatpotentiallypainttherevengenarrativeonwhichthealbum’sbasedbyrappingaboutaguygettingarrestedafterbeingframed.TheirstorysoundsevengrittieratopTheRevelations’minimalisticandjazz-heavyproduction.

Eminem Threatens To Rape Iggy Azalea In New Song, Iggy Bites Back

TheShadyXVcompilationhasn’tevenmadeittostoresyetandEminem’smanagedtorufflefeathersagain.Afewweeksago,hecausedafusswhenherhymedaboutslappingLanaDelRey.Now,SlimShady’sbackunderfireforthreateninganothercurrentpopprincess,IggyAzalea.Thesonginquestionis“Vegas,”featuringEminemandRoyceDa5’9?undertheirBadMeetsEvilalias,andinitEminsinuatesthathewouldrapeAzalea.

Goldsmith – ‘Mother We Share (Chvrches Remix)’

 WordsByJakeKrez Goldsmithisanartistthatonlyrecentlystartedgettingopenedinmyinbox.Amongsttheseaofsubmissions,thePennsylvaniacollegestudentcaughtmyeyewithhisdebutproject,SoundsFromTheCloud,whichcarriedfeaturesfromthelikesofChevyWoodsandActionBronsonandsawRGstepoutsidehimself,releasingtheprojectoniTunes.

Billboard Changes Their Top Albums Chart To Keep Up With The Times

Billboard’smakingamovetohelpkeepupwiththeeverchangingpaceofthemusicindustry.Albumsaleshaveslumpedtounthinkablelows,butmusic’sbeingreleasedatwhat’sprobablyanall-timehigh.Itdoesn’ttakerocketsciencetofigureoutthatwhilepeoplemaynotpurchasealbums,they’restillconsumingmusicsomehowandinmostcasesthatmeansthey’restreamingitviathecountlessservicescurrentlyonthemarket.

100-Word Album Review: Azealia Banks’ ‘Broke With Expensive Taste’

WordsByAmpGeez Themuch-maligneddebutalbumfromHarlemrabble-rouserAzaeliaBanks,BrokeWithExpensiveTaste,hasfinallyarrived,anddespitecooledhypesinceBanks’2012break-out,theLPwasworththewait.Drawingfromvariousinfluences,thesongsaredistinctbutflowtogether,creatingagumboofearly1990?sdowntownNewYorkCityclubsoundsthatfeelretroandprogressiveallatonce.

Killer Mike And Action Bronson Try To Freestyle On Treadmills And The Results Aren’t Surprising

TheaboveclipofActionBronsonandKillerMike’strying–andfailing–tofreestylerapontreadmillsforAdultSwim’s“TheEricAndreShow”isgreat.It’sgreatnotjustbecauseit’sfunny,thevideo’smainaim,butitworksasanallegoryinthefollowingways:–It’sThursday,whichmeansit’salmosttheweekend,butyoustillcan’tquitemakeittoFridayat5:30p.m.

Coming Attractions: Nike KD7 Premium ‘Midnight Navy’

Thenicknamehereisprettygeneric.WhattheNikeKD7Premium‘MidnightNavy’shouldreallybecalledisthe‘KicksKDWouldHaveWornIfHeParticipatedInTheFIBAWorldCup.’Nootherwayaroundit,theseweretailormadetobeprominentlydisplayedwhilewinningagoldmedal.Show More Summary

The Best Sneakers To Wear With Your NBA Jersey

Ifyou’relookingforasneakermatchtogowithyourNBAteamjerseyort-shirtandyourfavoritesquadresidesintheEasternConference,KicksDeals.com providesUNDERretailpicksforall15squads.Foracompletelookatthefeature,clickhere.

Run The Jewels – ‘Blockbuster Night Part 1? Video

El-PandKillerMikeplayapairofEMTsintheirnewvideofor“BlockbusterNightPart1.”AsmuchasIlovetheseguys,they’rethelastpeopleIwouldwanttoseeemergefromanambulanceshouldmysituationeverrequireparamedics’attention.Notwiththewaythesetwoscoundrelscarryonhere:speeding,smokingandchowingdownonamealwhileaguygoesdownbehindthem.

Bill Cosby Finally Speaks, Taking Things From Bad To Worse

Let’sbrieflyrecapBillCosby’spast24-or-sohours.NBCdeadedasitcom thatwassaidtobeintheworkswiththecomedian.TVLandpulledCosbyShowreruns.Raven-Symoneendeduphavinghernameattachedtoarumorsonastythatshefinallyaddressedit withadenialandarequesttoleaveheroutofthemess.

Tink Ft. Charlamagne Tha God – ‘Around The Clock’ (Prod. Timbaland)

Strikewhiletheironishot,right?Withthenetbuzzinginreactiontoher“Movin’Bass”original,TimbalanadturnsrightbackaroundandfiresoffTink’s“AroundTheClock”featuringCharlamagneThaGoddoinghisbestDameDashshit-talkingtospicethingsup.Notthatit’sneededsincetheChicagoMCseemstodowellatbiggingupherself.

Trae Tha Truth And Young Thug Get Aggressive In ‘Try Me’ Video

IftherewasonepersoninHip-HopthatIwouldn’twantproblemswithit’sTraeThaTruth.He’sgotmoreconnectsthanaLegoset,isbuiltlikeamiddlelinebackerandhasatendencytomoveindoubledigits.He’sflatoutintimidatingandthatnononsenseapproachisonfulldisplaythroughouthis“TryMe”video.

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