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“The most important Hip-Hop radio station in the world” will now take their invasion from radio to TV. The cast of Miss Info, Peter Rosenberg, Angie Martinez, Ebro, Cipha Sounds, Funkmaster Flex and Laura Stylez will now be featured on the new reality series, This Is Hot 97, airing on VH1. Per The Hollywood Reporter: “VH1’s cameras will take viewers inside New York’s No.
“What is it with you rock and rollers, you can perform for a thousand people but you can’t be honest with one?” The Jimi Hendrix biopic was on. Then it was off. Then it was on again. Then it was off. Turns out, the life and times of one of music’s most enigmatic and revered names is all systems go thanks to actual physical evidence.
Jennifer Lopez keeps tappin’ into the whole back on the block vibe executed on “Same Girl” by enlisting fellow Bronx-native French Montana’s services for the song “I Luh Ya Papi.” Good to know she and Puffy are still cool.
A company named MarijuanaDoctors.com claims to have made history. They’ve managed to work weed into mainstream media by placing their TV ad on major networks. The new commercial from isn’t good. In fact, the one-minute ad’s awful and cheesy in a way that makes it unbelievable. Show More Summary
Did the “Bitcoin CEO” Commit Suicide? Not So Fast. [Slate] Paul George Wants LeBron James as His Summertime Tutor [Bleacher Report] Yes, You Care: How Terio Paid Homage To The 2 Live Crew At The Beach This Week [C+D] The Pirate Bay Sees...Show More Summary
After much speculation and the worst Black History Month ever, Lil Boosie Bad Azz is finally free. WAFB News in Baton Rouge, LA reports that Torrence Hatch, aka Lil Boosie was released from the Louisiana State Prison at Angola at 7:10 p.m. EST. He was transferred from Angola to a sheriff’s department facility, where his family was waiting for him.
International soccer saw a bevy of friendlies played between national teams today in order to prepare for June’s World Cup. In Johannesburg, Brazil crushed South Africa 5-0 after Brazilian superstar Neymar tallied a hat-trick; however,...Show More Summary
Hell hath no further like a woman scorned, indeed. And if said woman happens to be a R&B singer, she might just make a song about you. Such is the case with Elle Varner’s newest single “Cold Case.” The long running sentiment has been musicians – especially singers – create their best material when life hands them lemons.
With his debut project, My Krazy Life, set to release on March 18, Compton’s next up is rolling out a video short, looking to share more of his backstory with fans. Watch the short trailer above and wait for the full 20 minute documentary’s release at Complex to coincide with the album.
Big Sean gets overcome by the Holy Ghost for a few minutes on his new song “Sanctified.” Bracketed by a gospel soundtrack, Sean kicks the customary brags and boasts while counting his blessings in a G.O.O.D. way that’s not abrasive, but doesn’t hold back on how great life is with a gorgeous bank account and even more gorgeous fiancé.
You know how you listen to a project from one of your favorite artist, and have that one song that makes you go, “Man, I hope they make a video for that song”? Well after the first go through of Curren$y’s latest release Drive-In Theatre, “$Migraine” was that song for me. Show More Summary
Words By Retro Boogie Last month the Nike SB Lunar Gato ‘Strike & Destroy’ Collection slowly started making its way to select SB accounts. Now fans of the shoe and the Copa Mundial can cop on the Nike site. The hybrid footy/skateboard shoe blends nicely together to either rock casually or beat the hell up. Show More Summary
The Pope of the Coke Talk, Al-Doe, blesses us with a new video for his Keys of Heaven standout “All I Care About.” Frequent collaborator Slick Jackson is behind the cameras for the clip, which features Doe’s trademark religious imagery spliced in with live shots of him posted up in the streets of New York City.
Words By Retro Boogie This weekend isn’t going to get any easier for sneakerheads it seems. The Nike LeBron 11 ‘Summit Lake Hornets’ drops Saturday so tough decisions will have to be made. Part of the popularity of the shoe stems from the similarities in colors to the old school Charlotte Hornets team. Show More Summary
When one of Detroit’s most notable all-around talents releases a new project, there’s no excuse not to listen. When that person is Black Milk and his Glitches In The Break EP happens to be available for a free stream, slapping yourself...Show More Summary
Imagine two of the most beleaguered names in urban music during last year – Chris Brown and Rick Ross, both of whom suffered setbacks caused by their misguided behavior involving women – winding up on a song together titled “New Flame,” supposedly taken from Brown’s upcoming X album. Props: Chan
As we know by now, nothing’s exactly been a lock when it comes to Lil Boosie’s supposed release from prison. Weiss did say March and that was the last news we heard prior to today’s info. Unless drastic changes take place, we’re all but assured he’ll be out this year. Show More Summary
“This work ain’t free my na” “Week Of K.R.I.T.” Pt. 3 features a guest appearance as left field as it gets. All for the better, too: A$AP Ferg’s hazy Jamaican/Bone Thugs flow (got a better adjective? Leave it in the comments) sounds right at home over this traditionally lax Southern beat. Which is surprising because, if we’re making an “artists K.R.I.T.
Words By Preezy Da Kid Today marks 15 years since the release of Cruel Intentions on March 5, 1999. A tale of teenage lust and deceit, the film’s considered a cult classic and managed to stand the test of time unlike other forgettable...Show More Summary
As I get older, I find myself getting more and more sentimental. Don’t get me wrong. I’m still a gangsta ass, bloggin’ ass, aggin. However, every once in a while the block of ice surrounding my heart thaws just enough for humanity to...Show More Summary