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Blog Post Archive

Tyga’s Pretty Pissed With Young Money Right Now And Threatening To Leak His Album

Toacertainextent,beingonalabellikeYoungMoneyorCashMoneycanhaveasmanydrawbacksandlimitationsasithaspositives.Sure,you’reononeofthewinningestteamsinraprightnow.But,ifyou’renotabreadwinner,you’repushedtothebackburner,justaskJaeMillz.Whentheyneeda“team”toshowstrengthinnumbersforavideoshoot,concertorawardsshow,thenyou’reYoungMoney.

How Biggie Smalls And Ghostface Killah Squashed Their Beef Right Before The Bad Boy Star’s Death

RapheadsrememberGhostfaceKillah’sbarsonRaekwon’s“SharkN(Biters)” from1995’sOnlyBuiltForCubanLinxforwhattheywere–ashotattheNotoriousB.I.G.“NbitoffofNas’s,caughthislittlealbumcover,boom,thendonedidaNasforthats,”PrettyTonydeclared.InaninterviewwithXXL,GhostfacerevealedheandBiggiesquashedwhatevertensionthetwohadironicallyinLosAngelesofallplaces,thedaybeforeBigdied.

adidas Basketball Breaks Out The New D Rose 5 Boost

GetfamiliarwithBoosttechnology.It’snotjustsomeflashinthepancushioningasevidencedbythemultipleawardstheoriginalrunnersoutfittedwithithavewon.ThecushioningmayresembleStyrofoam,buttheconceptbehinditislegit.GivenDRose’sinjuriesasoflate,he’llneedallthesupporthecanget,whichiswhyI’mhappytheadidasDRose5featuresBoosttechnology.

On Mos Def And The Time I Was Almost Robbed In Brooklyn

WordsByPreezyDaKid ItallwentdownonabriskOctobernightin2011.Upuntilthatpoint,thedayhadbeenafairlygoodone.Iwokeuparound7:15likeusualandheadedtomyjobinFlushing,Queens.BeingthatIlivedinCrownHeightsatthetime,thecommutetoFlushingusuallytookaboutanhourandfifteenminuteseachwayandconsistedofmetakingthreetrainstogettoJamaicaCenterinQueens,followedbyabustomyjob.

Kicks Deal Of The Day: 10 adidas ZX Flux Styles Under Retail

Ifyou’vebeenthinkingaboutpickingupapairofadidasZXFlux’s,theteamatKicksDeals.com highlights10optionsyoucangrabforbelowretail.Asanadditionalheadsup,allbuttwopairscomewithfreeshipandbasicallyallstylesareunder$80.Forcompletedealdetails,clickhere.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:adidas,adidasZXFlux,KicksDeals,SNEAKERS

Roger Pollard Is The Old White Guy We All Want To Be When We Grow Up

TheBayisastrangeplace.Theunusualmixofculturesandracesmakesforauniqueexperiencethatcan’tbeduplicatedanywhereelsebuthere.It’sthatdistinctblendthatgivesusallthegiftthatisRogerPollard.ThemanpoppeduponIamSu’sVine12daysagolosinghismindto“HotNa,”justlikealltherestofusdoataparty.

Another Model Is Claiming Drake Threatened Her, Too

Drake’simageasAmerica’sSweetheartistakinganotherblow thismorningasanotherwomancomesforwardtosayshewasalsothreatenedbytherapper.Urban“model”ShayeGsaysDrakesentthreateningtextmessagestoherlastweekendaftershepostedpicturesofalltheexpenShow More Summary

Paralyzed Boxing Champ Paul Williams Makes An Inspiring Return To The Ring

PaulWilliamsusedtobethemostfearedmaninboxing.Impossiblyboilinghis6’2?framedowntothe147poundwelterweightlimitandwithhisfreakish79?reach,“ThePunisher”wasasighttosee.Hewascapableofusinghisreachandstiffjabtooutboxhisopponentsbutinsteadhetypicallychosetounleashconstantbarragesofpunchesatanunrelentingrate,sometimesevenhittingthemythical1,000punchmarkinasinglefight.

We’ll All Have To Wait A Little Longer For A New Adele Album

D’Angelo.Maxwell.FrankOcean.Adele.They’reallnameswhowereexpectedtoreleasenewalbumsin2014,butbarringasurpriseattackalaMrs.Carter,allthreewillremainmusic-lessthisyear.Hell,wedon’tevenknowifFrankOceanlikesmakingmusicanymore.AsforAdele,shedoes,buttheNewYorkTimesconfirmedtheinternationalsuperstarsinger willbegearingforamuch-anticipatedreturnoncethecalendarswitches.

Wiz Khalifa – ‘James Bong’ Video

Witheverythingelseswirlingaroundhim,WizKhalifagetsbacktothebusinessofmusicbyreleasinganewvideoforthetrack“JamesBong,”originallyfeaturedonthe28Gramsmixtape.Lo-fibuteffective.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:28Grams,musicvideos,WizKha...

Please Refer To Big K.R.I.T. As King Of The South

WordsByAshan InpreparationforthereleaseofthehighlyanticipatedCadillactica,Mississippi’sBigKRIThasbegundoingthepressruntoshareinsightsontheproject,wherehe’satmusicallyandahostofothertopics.InarecentinterviewwithXXL,Krizzlehadalottosayaboutthealbum,theunrestinFergusonbutmostimportantly,hespokeaboutlayingclaimtothecrownasKingoftheSouth.

Meek Mill Will Be A Free Man Sooner Than You Think

JustasMMGfirebrandMeekMillwasbuildinganticipationfortheOctoberreleasedateofhissophomorealbumDreamsWorthMoreThanMoney,aPhiladelphiajudgehaltedhisplans,sentencinghimtothreetosixmonthsinjail forprobationviolations.ThoseviolationsincludShow More Summary

The Cool Kids Get Back To ‘Black Mags’ Roots By Remixing Father’s ‘Look At Wrist’

 Ifyouhaven’tlistenedtoFather’sknockingandminimalistic“LookAtWrist”yet,listentoithere.AsoneFADER writerputit,listeningtoFather’strackbroughtbackmemoriesofearlyCoolKidswhenChuckandMikey’saestheticstrippeddownearlyBeastiesBoys-esquecutsandpoppedwheeliesonblacked-outBMXbikesoverthem.

Raekwon – ‘Back Stabbers’

Raekwon’sThrowbackThursdayseriescontinuesonwiththereleaseof“BackStabbers.”TheChef’sputsarapspinonTheO’Jaysoriginalbutstickswiththeconceptkeepaneyeonshiestyones.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:MP3s,RAEKWON

The #Beyhive Strikes Again: Houston Radio Station Switches To All-Beyonce Format

It’sofficial:Beyonceistakingovertheworld.Steponeinherquesttowardsworlddomination hasbeeninitiatedasaHoustonradiostationisswitchingtoanall-Beysusallthetimeformat.AccordingtoBillboard News92FM,thecity’sfirstallnewsradiostation,hasofficiallyswitchedtheirformatduetopoorratingsandfinancialreasons.

Party Supplies Ft. Action Bronson – ‘The Light In The Addict’

WordsByAshan AlmostafullyearhaselapsedsincethereleaseofBlueChips2and,honestly,itfeelslikeforeverago.ForBamBamBaklavaandPartySupplieshowever,timereallydoesn’tmakeadifferenceasthetwojustreleasedatrack–alongwithsingerBlackAtlass–titled“TheLightintheAddict”.

The Primer: 10 Sean Price Songs Everyone Should Know

WordsByDerz WeallknowSeanPriceisoneofthegreatestword-playlyricistsinthehistoryofhip-hop–ifyoudisagree,trywatchingthis andthengetbacktome.Thistalentcanturnthemostpedestrianinstrumentalintoalistenabletrack,butsomethingrareandincrediblShow More Summary

Guilt-Free Listening: L’Orange’s ‘After The Flowers’ Album Stream

Musicisstillverymuchaformofartandtherearethosetalentedfewwhostillascribetocreatewiththatinmind.L’Orange’snewestrelease,AfterTheFlowers,playsasasequeltothe2014albumTheOrchidDays,whichgaveaglimpseintothedyingworldL’Orangecreated.Dubbedas“astreamofconsciousnessepilogue,”FlowerspickupwhereOrchidleftoff.

Joe Budden Ft. Crooked I – ‘Devil In My Room’

JoeBudden’snewalbumissettoreleaseonNovember4th.Beforethen,he’slettinggoofanewsongweekly,tracksthathesays“willNOTbefeaturedonSomeLoveLost.”Thelatestistitled“DevilInMyRoom,”featuringBudden’sSlaughterhouserhymepartnerCrookedIandproductionbyDarknightand8Bars.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:CrookedI,JOEBUDDEN,MP3s

Coming Attractions: Sneaker Freaker x Asics GEL-Kayano ‘Melvin’

IblamePackerShoes forputtingmeontoKayanos.AndnowIblameSneakerFreakerforcontinuingmypursuitofadopepairoftheseAsics.Foranyoneoutoftheloop,SneakerFreakerishandsdownthebiggestEuropeanpublicationwithafocusonkicks.FiveyearsagoSneakerFreakerandAsicsdroppedthe‘AlvinPurple.’Nowit’sMelvin’sturn.

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