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Here Are 15 GIFs From Nicki Minaj’s ‘Anaconda’ Video

Asyoumayhaveheaveheard,NickiMinajhasreleasedhervideofor“Anaconda”.Therearecertainlysomethingsworthseeingbutwhatifyouwantedtowatchthevideowithoutdealingwiththeaudio?MaybethetimingoftheSir-Mix-A-Lotsampleirksyoutonoendoryoufeelthatclickingbacktothesamepartsoverandoveragainisannoying.

Coming Attractions: Nike Air Tech Challenge II ‘US Open’

Allofthepraisetoyou,NikeLab.All.Of.The.Praise.CallitpersonalbiasbutIhaven’tseenoneNikeAirTechChallengeIIreleasethisyearthatsucked.Andthetrendcontinues.DroppingalongsidetheFragmentcollection,theAirTechChallengeII‘USOpen’givesfansonemoredoseofpatriotismfortheSummer.

Statik Selektah Ft. Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs – ‘Carry On’ Video

StatikSelektah,JoeyBadA$$,andFreddieGibbstakeitbacktotheessenceinthevideofor“CarryOn.” Besidesthe  velvetyhorns,andgoldeneraAZsample,thetriohitthestreetswithnothingmorethantwoturntablesandamic,whilehip-hophungryonlookerslookonapprovingly.Bada$$andthehumanNotableQuotableGibbsbothprovideenoughlyricalfirepowertodefeatanywouldbecompetition.

Joey Fatts Ft. A$AP Rocky – ‘Keep It G Pt. II’ Video

JoeyFattssitsinthedirector’schairagainforhislatestvideo,“KeepItGPt.II”featuringA$APRocky.ThesongfeelsabitlikeJoeyvisitingRocky’sworldandthevideoismoreofthesame,asJoeynodsoutintoadreamsequencethatshowsFattslivingthegoodlifewithFlacko.DownloadChipperJonesVol.

#TweetYourAnacondaVideoReaction Was An Instant-Classic Trending Topic

NickiMinajreleasedher“Anaconda”video Tuesdaynight.Onlythe“musicvideo”turnedouttobemoreofasoftcorepron,notthat(muchof)Twitterwascomplaining.Soonerafterthevideohitthenet,though,thehashtag#TweetYourAnacondaVideoReactiondid,too.And.It.Was.Hilarious.Perverted,too.DrakeafterNicki'slapdance...Show More Summary

8.20 The Cooler

RickPerry,FightingCharges,HiresHigh-ProfileLegalTeam[NYT] DictatorsUpbraidU.S.forRacialUnrestinFerguson[WashingtonWire] BowWowToCo-StarInCBSCrimeDramaCSI:Cyber[Hip-HopWired] NYPoliceChokeholdDeathToGoToGrandJury[AP] B’sDesk::JordanXI–’96to’13[B.Golliff] YourPremierLeagueRecap:ShouldManchesterUnitedFansPanic?

Watch Nicki Minaj’s Spank Bank-Worthy ‘Anaconda’ Video

WatchNickiMinaj’s“Anaconda”videofeaturingtherappertwerking,grindingandthrowingherstoreboughtcakesinacircle.Drake’salsofeatured as“StripClubPatron#1.”Thisistheendofthewrite-upbecauseI’mas100%positivelysureasa Maury guestyou’renotreallyinterestedinwordsrightnow.Bye.(ViaNickiMinaj)Filedunder:Music,SmokingSection Tagged:musicvideos,NickiMinaj

As The Wait For ‘Seen It All’ Continues, Jeezy Catches The ‘Holy Ghost’

“Ilostmydogtothefame,Ichargeitalltothegame…”His“HotNgga”versewascool.Butstill,itwasn’tanythingworthwritinghomeaboutinthegrandschemeofthingseither.Turnsout,allYoungneededwasatriptochurchfor hisownspecialthugprayer.Weavingthroughtalesofaspecificfriend-turned-enemyandthedangershustlingpresentseverydaythesunrisesandeverycorneritshineson,“HolyGhost”...Show More Summary

Jeezy Is Next In Line To Jump On The ‘Hot Ngga’ Hype

Notwishinganyillwillontheyoungbrotherwhatsoever,butIsuredohopeBobbyShmurdahasaback-upplanonce“HotNgga”runsitscourse.Becauseasidefromthesongandthedance,there’snotmuchcurrentlyonthetablelayingoutproofbuddyhasalotmoretoofferthanagoodsix-or-sevenweeksummerrun.

This May Or May Not Be A New Drake Song

Supposedly,there’sanewDrakesongsnippetfloatingaroundtheInternet.It’sveryDrake-yifyoulistentoit,whichmeansthebeatskitterslikeabunchoffrightenedkittensandDrake’sshoutinglikehe’stalkingsht.OnlytheallegedDrakesnippetdidn’tcomefromanyonewithintheOVOcamporDrakehimself,butsomerandomInstagramusernamedmorethanaman_egh.

After Backlash, B.o.B. Barks Back At Critics On ‘New Black’

“Youlookingfortheenemythenstareintothemirror…”Lastweek,B.o.BcaughthisshareofflackforhisremarksregardingtheMichaelBrownmurder andthenation’sreactionstoit,specificallytheresponseoftheBlackcommunity.MaybeTwitterisn’texactlytherightmediumtowaxphilosophical,soBobbyRaytookittotheboothtorecord“NewBlack.”IhavenodoubtthatB.o.B’sheartisintherightplace.

Now The NFL Is Basically Your Crappy Amateur Promoter When It Comes To Super Bowl Halftime Show

Ifyou’reanupandcomingartistwhohasperformedonbigshowslocallyyouprobablyknowwhatpay-to-playis.Ifyouaren’t,I’llexplainitbriefly.Ineverytownthereisacrappyamateurpromoter–whowe’llcallC.A.P.–withbigdreamsandsittybusinesstactics.C.A.Pcomesupwiththegreatideatobookanartisttocomeperform,let’ssayKevinGates(hiJooles),andGatescharges,let’ssay$8,000.

Police Involved In Another Fatal Shooting Near Ferguson

Aseveryoneseemstoknowatthispoint,thesituationinFergusonisonlygoingtogetworsebeforeitgetsbetterunlessamiraculouschangeoccurssoon.Evidenceofsuchcametodayaround12:20pmwhenpoliceofficerswereinvolvedinafatalshootingjustoutsideofFerguson,leavinga23-year-oldBlackmaledead.PertheAP:“AlargecrowdhasgatheredatthesitewhereSt.

The 5 Boxers Jay Z Should Sign To Roc Nation Sports

OnMonday,newsbroke thatJayZ’sRocNationSportshadofficiallybranchedoutanddelvedintotheworldofboxingpromotion.RocNationimmediatelymadeasplashbyhiringformerGoldenBoyPromotionsCOODavidItskowitchtoserveinthesamepositionfortheirnewpromotion.SuchamoveshouldbeexpectedbyaventurehelmedbyHovasheandhisstaffonceagainmadeapower-playinsportsbusiness.

The Primer: 10 Nate Dogg Songs Everyone Should Know

NateDoggwasoneofakind.Howmanyotherartistshavebeenfeaturedonsongswithnearlyeverybignameintheirgenre,yetdon’tgetmuchlovefortheirsolowork?Unfortunately,manyHip-Hopfansthesedaysdon’tevenknowthatthe213croonerhadhisownalbums,despitemanyofthembeingabletorap“NextEpisode”and“Regulate”word-for-word.

QUE. – Can You Digg It? Mixtape

TheshortanswertothequestionposedbythetitleofQue’snewtapeisaresounding“Yes.”CanYouDiggIt?featuresacoupletracksfromhisrecentQueFrescoprojectwithMikeFresh,butmostofthematerial’snewtoourears.He’sgotthewho’swhoofwhosehotrightnow,like2ChaShow More Summary

Kicks Deal Of The Day: Nike Air Huarache ‘Scream Green’

Thewhite/screamgreen-royalblueNikeAirHuaracheiterationhasbeenpoppingupatafewretailerslatelyandthecrewatKicksDeals.com comesthroughwithanoffersoyoucancopforunderretailshipped.Forcompletedealdetails,clickhere.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:KicksDeals,NIKE,NikeAirHuarache,SNEAKERS

Icewear Vezzo Ft. Rocko – ‘Money Phone (Remix)’

AlthoughIlivequitefrugal,“MoneyPhone”–IcewearVezzo’sbuzzingodetostayingpaid–hasbeengluedtomybrainformonths.Now,thankstosomemelodicadditionsfromhisATLbrethrenRocko,thisenhancedremixisonlygoingtokeepitthere.Hell,betweentheinvigoratingcombinationofkeysandstrings,repeat-readyhookandoverallempowermentthebossysinglecarries,thisupdatedrecordshouldbereachingbeyondlocalairwavesinnotime.

Wiz Khalifa Ft. Young Jeezy – ‘On Me’

Don’tfeelbadifJeezyandWizKhalifaconfusewith“OnMe.”Bothrappersshowflashesofgreatnessoverthehoundingproductionandmakeyouwishtheytappedintothiskindofbrash,ballsyenergymoreoften.Less“Promises” and(subinalmostanyJeezysongpost-Recession)aShow More Summary

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Pens Heartfelt Letter To Michael Brown’s Family

Anothernight,anotherclashbetweenprotestorsandpoliceoccurredinFerguson,Mo.,astwopeoplewereshot and31arrested.It’sstillchaoticalongtheMississippi–andthereappearstobenosignthattheclasheswillabate–butyesterdayTrayvonMartin’smother,SybrinaFulton,pennedalettertoMichaelBrown’sfamilyforTime.cominwhichshesoughttohelpthemunderstandtheirlossthroughtheprismofthecurrentmediamadness.

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