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Archived Since:November 14, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Joe Budden – ‘Dream On’

JoeBudden’sfocused,man.Rightnow,he’sdroppingsolidmaterial–“OrdinaryShitPt.4? and“DevilInMyRoom” withCrookedI–andmaintaininghismomentumheadedintothereleaseoftwonewretailprojects.Hislatestoffering“DreamOn,”producedbyDarknightand8Bars,isJoeyinhiscomfortzone:dark,defiantandupfrontwiththehonestyasheownsuptohisshortcomings.

Raekwon – ‘Can’t Believe’

 CarlThomasisthelatestvictimofRaekwon’sgafflin’ofR&BtracksforhisThrowbackThursdayseries.Thetrack,“Can’tBelieve”featuringFaithEvans,isn’tarealstretchthoughbecauseitcomesfromBadBoys’heydaywhenPuffhadhiscroonersservingvocalsoverrap-friendlyproduction.Thisparticularcutwasamixtapestaplebackthen,too.

Smoke DZA And Al-Doe Ft. Dame Dash – ‘They Got Money’

 SmokeDZA’sbeenspendingalotoftimearoundDameDashrecently,andifthere’sonethingtheHarlemhustlerconstantlypreaches,it’sindependence.FellowuptownnativeDZAcatchesonfastandhastransformedhisR.F.C.brethrenfromacrewofflashy,talented,emceestoaShow More Summary

Seven Players In The NBA Are Better Than Kevin Durant, According To ESPN

AsESPNandTrueHoopkeepingcountingdownthebestplayersintheNBA,itlooksliketheymayhavehitanotherroughpatchthatwon’tsitwellwithfans.PlacingKobeBryantatnumber40 isdebatablebuttheyhavegroundstostandongivenhisageandrecentinjuries.However,placingKevinDurantastheeighthbestplayerintheNBAisarealhead-scratcher.

Ray J Stopped Talking About Kim Kardashian Long Enough To Diss Tyga And Tyrese

Withzeroexplanationsinger-turnedpornstar-turnedrealtyTVstarRayJhoppedonTwitteranddroppedafewbombs.Firsttherewasthis,sincedeleted,tweetdirectedatfellowjokeTygaandRomanPierceakaTyrese.Incaseyou’rewondering,Wack100isRay’smanager.NowexcusemeforasecondIhavetogetthisout…HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHdeepbreathHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHRegainscomposureOkay,I’mback.

Mayo – ‘I Know’

ChicagoMCMayomightnotbeanameyouhearoftenintheconversationregardingthecity’srisingartists,buthe’ssuretoringbellsamongcriticsandfansinnearfuturewithhislatestrelease“IKnow.”Onthetrack,Mayofindshimselfcontemplatinghisjourneyoverdpat’sflipofPearl’strackofthesamename.

T.I. Ft. Young Thug, Lil Wayne And Jeezy – ‘About The Money’ (Remix)

Whatdoyoudowhenyouhaveasinglethat’salreadyfire?Yougogetafewfellowheavyweightstocomebyandkilltheremixofcourse.That’sexactlywhatTipdidwhenhecommissionedJeezyandLilWaynetohoponthe“AboutTheMoney”.Andkilltheydid.FeaturingnewversesfromThuggerandT.iaswell,theremixmightgetmorespinsinmycarthantheoriginalgot.

Listen To Jamie Foxx’s New Track, ‘Ain’t My Fault’

AcademyAwardshaven’tslowedJamieFoxxdownatall.FreshoffthehealsofSpider-Man2,heseemstobepreppingforhisfifthstudioalbum.Simpleyetsmooth,thenewsong“Ain’tMyFault”iswhatwe’vecometoexpectfromtheagingsinger.Strangely,thechorusmirrorsJamie’s2009hit“BlameIt”,whichmakesmescratchmyheadalittlebit.

Game’s Also Reportedly Dating A Teenager

Moveover,agingstrippers!Barelylegalgirlsarewhereit’sat!Tygaisn’ttheonlyrapper whowholikes‘emyoung,freshandgreen.SodoesGame,allegedly,ofcourse.Accordingtothescubblebutt,the34-year-oldcradlerobberisallegedlydatingateenagerbythenameofIndia“Love”Westbrook.India’san18-year-oldhighschoolgraduatefromsomewhereinCalifornia.

M.O.P. Ft. Busta Rhymes – ‘Broad Daylight (187 Part 2)’

WordsByK1NG Therearefewraplabelsdoingthegamejusticethesedays,butNatureSoundshasbeenholdingNYCdownforoveradecade.WhenM.O.P.joinedthemafterdepartingfromG-Unit,itwasagooddayforHip-Hop.SomethingabouttheMashOutPosse’sover-the-toppersonalitiesonthemicandthefactthattheykeepittruetotheoldschoolsoundtheycameuponiswhatmakesthemaninstantlistenandworkingwithNatureSoundsletthemdojustthat.

First Look: Air Jordan 7 Retro ‘French Blue’ Remastered For 2015

Somuchpebbledleather.Somuchwin.Eventhesedetailedpicscouldn’tproperlycaptureeverythinggreatabouttheremastered‘FrenchBlue’AirJordan7. TheonlyblueJordanpossiblytoppingthesewouldbetheTrueBlue3sandeventhenit’sprettyclose.Frommyrecollection,theearly2000sstillmarkedatimewheneventhemosthypedsneakerswererelativelyeasytocop.

Drake’s Goon Has A Few Words For Tyga

Drake’stopshotta,andmycrushifIwerestill16andgoingthroughthat“gottagetaruffneck”phase,hasinsertedhimselfintotheTyga-Drakechessmatch.Themansimplyknownas“Chubbs”isn’ttakingthesameshadyapproachPettyPapitook inresponsetoTyga’s“DrakeisfakShow More Summary

Juicy J – ‘Trash’ x ‘All I Need’ Ft. K Camp

JuicyJdeliverstwonewtrackswith“Trash”and“AllINeed”featuringKCamp.Hedubbedthem“freebees” sochancesaretheywon’tmakeTheHustleContinuesbutthatdoesn’tmeantheydon’tserveapurpose.“AllINeed”isabasicJuicemanbut“Trash”istheactualkeeperthat’sdeeperanddarkerfromallangles.

Lakers’ Steve Nash Will Miss The Entire 2014-15 Season

It’salmostredundantatthispoint,butit’salsotrue,fathertimeisundefeated.MoreevidenceappearedtodayastheLosAngelesLakersannouncedthatSteveNashwillmisstheentire2014-15season withnervedamageinhisback.Thetwo-timeMVPhadasetbackwiththeinjurylastweekwhilecarryinghisbags,andwhileinitiallyreportedasminorit’sclearthatthatisn’tthecase.

The iPod Shuffle – DJ Envy And Jay-Z’s ‘H.O.V.A.’

OntherareoccasionI’mupandattheradiobefore10AM,it’susuallytunedintoTheBreakfastClub.Whilethemorningshowmightbethemostnotablejoboneachradiopersonality’sCV,Istillsometimesthinkabouttheirpreviousventures.ForCharlemagne,it’dbehisstintinPhilly;forAngelaYee,herworkatShade45.

Chase N. Cashe And Jigg – 30504 EP

Fivetracksin.Fivetracksout.Beforeyouknowit,you’redone.SuchisthecaseforChaseN.CasheandJigg’s30504EP,aplayonbothartists’areacodes.FromLeBron’sformerstompinggrounds(Miami)tothecurrenthomeofAnthonyDavis(NewOrleans),theduoexhibitabrandofchemistrythat’sbothbraggadociosandreplay-worthy.

Cam’ron Ft. Wiz Khalifa And Smoke DZA – ‘Touch The Sky’

It’stheendofthemonthsoyouknowwhatitis.It’stimeforanotherentryinCam’ron’s1stOfTheMonthseriesashepreparestorolloutVolume5soon.Asateaser,weget“TouchTheSky”featuringWizKhalifaandSmokeDZA.Iwon’tsaythatKillagotmurderedonhisowntrackbecausehedidn’t.

I Really F With Maryann’s ‘The Long Way’

 CertainsongsstandoutimmediatelyandMaryann’slatestsingle‘TheLongWay’isoneofthem.ThismellowgroovefindstheCaliforniasingerdeliveringaudibledapstohercounterpart,whointhiscaseisoft-collaborator/producer/rapperSbvce,anddeliveringamellowvibeviaReggaeundertones.Themoodisrareamongnewindiepoprecordslikethisandgenerallywelcomed.

The Primer: 10 Royce Da 5’9? Songs Everyone Should Know

RoyceDa5’9”isthekindofrapperwhocandeliveraflawlessverseforanytypeoftrack.Forthatreason,thehighly-toutedwordsmithhasbeenalignedwithsomeofthebiggestartistsinthegenreoverthecourseofhislongcareer.Yet,becauseofhisBadMeetsEviltieswithEminem,ghostwritingdutiesforDr.

This Video Filled With 12 Minutes Of Mike Tyson’s Knockouts Is A Great Way To Kill Some Time

Mostofushavedreamswe’reworkingtowards.Evenmoreofusareworking“dayjobs”tosupplementincomeswhilechasingsaiddream(s).Chancesarequiteafewpeopleacrosstheworldaresittingattheirdesksreadingthisquietlyschemingofwaystooneday(soon)maketheirdream jobtheirday job.Sowhat’sallthismean?

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