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Archived Since:November 14, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Rapper Tiny Doo Facing Life In Prison For His Song Lyrics

TheysayallpressisgoodpressbutIthinkSanDiegoMCTinyDoowouldbegtodiffer.Therapperisbeingchargedwithattemptedmurderinagangconspiracycaseduetohisgangtiesandthebumpinpopularityhismusicreceivedduetothem.TheprosecutorarguesthatDoo,realnameBrandonDuncan,gainednotorietyduetonineshootingsinvolvingthegangandhasinvokedaneverbeforeusedlawtotieDuncanintothecase,perABC10News.

Alex Wiley – ‘Lil Stoner Boi’

WordsByAshan Almostamonthafterhislatesttrack“SexualDolphin” premiered,AlexWileyisbackagainwithanewcutentitled“LilStonerBoi”.TheWindyCityemceesentthetrackearlytofanswhocommentedtheiremailsinhisInstagramandFacebookpostsonMondayevening,givingthemthefirstlistentothelatesttrackfromtherapper.

KR – ‘Dearly Beloved’ (Prod. By IAMNOBODI)

Iamnobodi’sknowntoputoutsomeserenejamswithabitofbounceonhisown.YetGermany’s#1soulbrothercanswingadopecollaborationjustaswell.“DearlyBeloved”letsaprecocious,CalifornianMCbythenameofKRshootthegifttoalittleladytosurprisingeffect.Hisrhymeshitliketheycomefromavet.

‘Hot Car Mom’ Shanesha Taylor Reportedly Spent Donation Money On Her ‘Baby Daddy’s Rap Album’

I’mnotonetostereotype,butmyguttoldmeto“chill”whenIthoughtaboutdonatingmoneytoShaneshaTayloraka“HotCarMom.”NodisrespecttotheShaneshasoftheworld,butitjustiswhatitis.However,I’mgladIlistenedtomyinstinctbecauseapparently,someofthatmoneymayhavegonetomakingher“babydaddy’srapalbum” andnoneofithasgonetoatrustforherkids,accordingtoreports.

Azealia Banks Continues To Blast Eminem And We’re All Suckers For Caring

AzealiaBankshasbenefitedfromabitofgoodwilllately.Herdebutalbum,BrokeWithExpensiveTaste,receivedsolidcriticalreviewsandwriters,likethisonehere,havefinallyrememberedhowtospellhernamecorrectly(“e”beforethe“a”).ThisisallencouragingprogressfortheHarlememceeeveryoneforgotaboutafterher“212?videoblewupafewyearsago.

Courtney Lee’s Game-Winning Layup Vs. Kings Helped Exorcise Demons Of NBA Finals Past

Fourthingstoknow:1.TheSacramentoKingswereupby20+pointsatonepointThursdaynightinMemphis(justlikehowtheywereinaTuesdaynightmatchupinDallas).2.TheKingswerewinninghadfreethrowswith0.6secondsleft.3.BoogieCousinsmayormaynothavecursedoutaf...

Take A Look Inside The World Of Tyler, The Creator With The ‘Wolf’ Documentary

Asafanofmusic,nothingismorebeautifulandinspiringthanthecreativeprocess.Watchinganartistcontortandexhausttheirbrainstocreatetheartthatofttimesgoesunappreciatedisatreatwedon’toftenreceive.Theprocessisoftencompletedinprivate,andtherigorsofcreatingareusuallyonlyexplainedtousthroughexpositionininterviewslongafterit’sover.

Lorde, HAIM, Q-Tip, And Pusha T Form An Unlikely Combo For Stromae’s ‘Meltdown’

TheHungerGames:MockingjayPt.1isshapinguptohaveaprettysolidsoundtrack.AfterhearingafreshKanyeWestremixofLorde’s“YellowFlickerBeat,” here’sachancetolistentoanothersongfromthenoteworthyNewZealandsingerassheformsanunlikelypairingwithPusShow More Summary

The Philadelphia 76ers May Suck, But Don’t Say ‘Tanking’ Around Michael Carter-Williams

ThePhiladelphia76ers’recentstorylinehasbeenlinkedwithinstability,losingandtankingforpicks.Thentheplayersdraftedgettradedawayandmissgamesinthehundreds.Thecyclerepeatsbecause,well,whatelsewouldhappentotheSixers?They’rebad,doomedandthewholenine.PoorteamsgetlittletonorespectandPhillyrunsalongwiththetradition.

Lil Wayne Drops Another ‘Carter V’ Single With ‘Off Day’

LilWaynemayhavepushedThaCarterV back,buthe’sstillkeptasteadystreamofreleasestokeepthemomentumgoing.Today’snodifferentasWeezyletslooseanothertrackfromthealbum,“OffDay”featuringhisnewestYMCMBprotegeFlow.NoWayneprojectiscompleteuntilhe’swaxingpoeticaboutcoitusandthingsofthatnature,soatleastwe’vefinallycrossedthatoffthelist.

Shy Glizzy Ft. Bobby Shmurda – ‘Celebration’ (Prod. By Zaytoven)

 TwoyounggunswithtwoofthehottestsongsoftheyearjoinforcesonShyGlizzy’snewsingle“Celebration.”FeaturingBobbyShmurdasoundingthebesthehassincehissnapbackdisappearedintotheheavens,theGlizzyGanggeneralisinvictorylapmodeoverZaytoven’swonderfullyweirdproduction.Theskulkingkeysandartfullywieldeddistortionsoundslikethemusicatahauntedtraphouseparty.

litkaby. – ‘ProAm92? Video

“Lovedon’tlivehere/Iain’tseeher,youseeher?”Lackingincolorbutdrippingwithstyle,thevisualtreatmentfor“ProAm92? capturesthevibeforlitkaby.’slatestperfectly.Drinksinhand,joints(probably)rolled,theyoungVolunteerssticktoaprovenrecipe,P.A.LitprovidingthethickpeanutbuttertoKaby’srichanddecadentbrandofchocolate.

Azealia Banks – ‘Chasing Time’ Video

 AzealiaBanksdroppedherlong-delayeddebutalbum,BrokeWithExpensiveTaste,lastmonth,analbumwhichfeaturesthesinglethatmadeherathinginthefirstplaceandsubsequentsinglesthatdatetolastyear.SoallthisrecentBankshooplayoumight’veseenwasalongtimeinthemaking.Herquote-on-quotefourthsinglefromtheLP,“ChasingTime,”justgotthevisualtreatment.

Matt Monday – ‘Before The Filth’ EP

Inawatereddownhip-hoplandscapewhererappersblowupfromclothingchoicesandaccidentaldances,MattMondayusestraditionaltacticstoearnearsonhisnewBeforeTheFilthEP.Insteadofoffthewallantics,thistight-knitninesongprojectfromtheSouthCarolinanativesucceedsbydeliveringacombinationofchest-thumpingbraggadocio(“TheLorax“),hometownpride(“FollyRoad”)andemotionalstorysongs(“You”).

Do You Have Time For This N-Word-Dropping, White Boy Gangsta Crip, Cuz?

Asawhiteguy,I’malwaysamazedathowcavaliermyfellowwhitepeoplebecomewhentossingaroundtheword“na”inpublic.Forexample,IwaswalkingdownCanalStreetinSoHotheotherdaywhentwosurfer-lookingLatinAmericansstoppedbehindmeatanintersection.Theybothcalledeachother“myna,”intermingledwithsomehintofArgentineorUruguayanSpanish,withcompletesincerity.

Trading War Stories: Jadakiss And Styles P Best Back-And-Forth Verses

Respectively,JadakissandStylesPhavealwaysbeenknownasexceptionalsoloMCs.Yet,withtheirtalentsarecombined,thesetwolongtimeassociatesfromYonkers,NYhavealwayscombinedlikeVoltrontoearnacompetitiveedgeovertheircounterparts.HavingrecentlyheardtheduoreturntotheforefrontonLilWayne’slatestsingle...Show More Summary

Twerk Team Member Shot And Killed In Atlanta

SadnewsforTwerkTeamfansas“BettyButt,”afoundingmemberofthetwerkingtrio,waskilledyesterdayafternoon.ReportssayBettywasthevictiminafatalshootingwhenthreegunmenopenedfireatanAtlantaapartmentcomplex.AwomanshotataCobbCountyapartmentcomplexWednesdayafternoonhasdied,andthreemenhavebeenarrestedinconnectiontotheincident.

Larry Gee Delivers Sweet Soul Music On ‘Take You Home Tonight’

 Mostweekenddaysaroundmyhousebeginwitholdiesbeingblastedatlevelsthatdon’trequireconversation.WhileIwilloccasionallyfliptonewmusicaltogether,rarelydoImixandmingleoldschoolvibeswithfreshones.Thatbeingsaid,ouroldpalLarryGee hasputmeinqShow More Summary

Coming Attractions: adidas Originals Forum Hi ‘Black Ostrich’

adidas’archivesareobviouslymaddeep.ThatmeansthatOriginalsdesignerscangodiggingthroughthepasttoresurrectanynumberofstandardstobringbacktolifeandthistimearoundthey’rereissuinganoldschoolbasketballheavyweight,theForumHi.But,they’vedeciShow More Summary

30 Days Later: A Rap Fan’s Guide To October 2014 (Mixed By Trackstar The DJ)

Anothermonthdownandonlytwomonthsawayfromclosingoutanotheryearalready?Timemovesfast,myfriends.Forus,30dayspassingmeanswegettotryourhandatanothermonthlymixaswebringyousomeofthebesttracksreleasedduringthemonthofOctober.Asusual,theselectionsvarygreatlysincethereareadozenorsobrainsofferingupwhattheythinkwasworthlisteningto.

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