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Ghostface Killah And Sheek Louch Team Up For ‘Wu Block Biznez’

 WordsByRichHomieCarlos DecemberhasbeenafantasticmonthforTonyStarkswiththereleaseofWuTang’sfinalalbumABetterTomorrowandthereleaseofhishighlyacclaimed36Seasonssoloendeavor.Now,thebusiestmaninHipHophasnowofficialannouncedthathewillbeteamingupwithLoxmemberSheekLouch,dubbingthemselvesWuBlock,foranewalbum,HiddenGems.

For The Free: Enter To Win ‘The Last Of Us Remastered’ For PS4

Let’skeepthissimple.There’sacopyofTheLastOfUsRemasteredonPS4inneedofagoodhome.Sowe’regivingitawaytooneofyouluckyfolkslookingtocomeupononeofthePS3’s…orPS4’sbestexclusivestodate.Therulesofentryarestraightforward.YouhavetoliveintheU.S.,haveanemailaddress,Uproxxaccountandpostyourfavoritelinefromasitcomorcomedyfilm.

Tink’s Puttin’ In Work With Her ‘Round The Clock’ Video

It’salreadywellestablishedthatTink’sgoingtobeapersonofinterestheadinginto2015.Inashortamountoftime,she’salreadyestablishedthatthroughafewloosetracksthatimpress.Here,shedeliversthevideofor“RoundTheClock”,backedbybeatsbyTimbalandandtheindustry’sbiggestmouthinCharlamagne.But,likeTinssaidpreviously,herversesshowthattheyoungChispitterismorethancapableofholdingherownversuswhoever.

The Top 10 Albums of 2014: No. 9 – Lil Herb’s ‘Welcome To Fazoland’

WordsbyJakeKrez AstheHip-HopsceneinChicagohasexplodedoverthepasttwoyearsorsosinceKeef,Reese,andtheGBEboysmadenationalheadlineswiththeir“Don’tLike”video,thenarrativecomingoutofChicagohasn’tchangedmuch.Guns,murder,death,andentrapmentfromabovearethemotifsthatdrivethesoundof“drill”music,whichpiquedthecountry’sinterestwiththegenre’sstreetsoliloquiestoldbyteenagers.

Everything You Needed To Know About The Wiz Khalifa Sex Tape

WordsByRichHomieCarlos We’reassumingthatWiz’spost-marriagelifehasgonealotbetterthanmostguyswhohaveexperienceddivorce.He’sbeenlivingthedreamsinglelife,butit’sabouttogetawholelotmoreawkwardnowthathislooselivingmayhavecaughtupwithhim.Playboymodel,CarlaHowe,allegedlyhasavideoofherandWizdoingtheol’bumpgrindandallegedlyhasbeenshoppingaroundsaidtapetothehighestbidder.

Gee Watts – ‘Symptoms’

KansasCity’sGeeWattshasyettodisappointhislisteners.Bothofhisprevioustwoprojectshavebeenstrongbodiesofwork,andwith“Symptoms,”theinauguralsinglefromhisforthcomingalbum,lettheanticipationforhisthirdworkbegins.Onthefirstspin,it’seasytotellthathe’smademusicalstridessince199XashisdeliverysoundstighterandmorepreciseoverthevibrantproductionbyconstantmusicalcompanionMikeHurst.

On Speaking Your Mind: Review Of J. Cole’s ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive’

J.Cole,freshoffhisstellarLettermanperformance,appearedonAngieMartinez’sradioshowthispastweek.Watchitabove.TheNewYork-by-way-of-Fayettevilleemceeopeneduponnumeroustopics,buthealsohitathisowninitialinabilitytospeakoutforhimself(remembShow More Summary

Coming Attractions: Air Jordan 11 Retro ‘Legend Blue’

Makenomistakepeople.ThesearetheColumbias.NoideawhyJordanBrandrenamedthecoloroftheAirJordan11Retroto‘LegendBlue,’butI’mjusthappythey’reback.1996wassmackdabinthegoldenageofHipHop,andwithMikefirstrockingthesebeautiesattheNBAAllStarGame,itwasdefinitelythegoldenageforkicksaswell.

Alicia Keys Shares Her Unreleased Song ‘Somewhere In The City’ For The Holiday Season

AliciaKeysgoesraidingherVault toshare“SomewhereInTheCity,”withfansduringher12DaysOfChristmasrun.Thepreviouslyunreleasedtrackfollowsthesamepositivetoneas“WeGottaPray” andwilldoalottobrightenupthedayasAliciainjectspeaceandloveintothesong’slyrics.

Beanie SIgel’s Sister-In-Law Wanted For Questioning In The Rapper’s Shooting

BeanieSigel’ssister-in-lawhasbeennamedasapersonofinterestinthePhiladelphiarapper’sDecember 5 shooting.PerNBCPhiladelphia,Pleasantville,NJPolicewanttospeakwithKamilahSalahuddin,whopolice saywasseen fleeingthesceneoftheshootinginaminivanwithanotherpersonofinterest,RickyChildress.Childressjumpedoutofthevanandattemptedtoescapeonfoot,butwasapprehended,questioned,andlaterreleased.

Kid Cudi Spazzes On Chuck Inglish For Leaking An Old Song People Actually Like

YoucanalwayscountonKidCuditogoMr.Ragereveryonceinawhile.Today’starget:CoolKid’sproducerChuckforhisassumedroleinleaking“ChillenWhileWeSippen'”,thetrackfeaturingCudiandKingChiprecordingunderthegroupnameAlmightyGloryUsthatleakedovertheShow More Summary

The 10 Albums Of 2014: No. 10 – Rich Gang’s ‘Tha Tour Part 1?

Ed.note:With2014nearlyinthebooks,we’vedecidedtotakealookbackatourfavoritefull-lengthprojects–composedofalbumsandmixtapes–andrankthem.Wecouldn’tsleepsoundlyasAmericansorCanadiansifwedidn’tmakeourhighlyscientificandcontentious‘AlbumsofTheYear’list(whichincludedsome538-stylenumbercrunching).Checkoutlastyear’sbestalbumsbeginninghere.

Mack Maine Starts The Campaign To Free Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’

EventhoughMackMainejustsaidafewdaysago hefelttheriftbetweenWayne,BirdmanandCashMoneycouldbemended,hemusthaveexperiencedachangeofheart.MaybeaMondaymeetingwithBabyandSlimdidn’tgoasplanned?OrWaynetoldtheYoungMoneypresidenttoupthepressureonCashMoney?

Lupe Fiasco Crosses Over To The Other Side Of The Tracks In ‘Deliver’ Video

 WordsByEmanuelVinson LupeFiascodropsoffthevideofor“Deliver,” thesecondofhiscollaborationswithTyDolla$ignofftheupcomingTetsuo&Youth.FiascoupdateshissoundwithafreshflowwhilespeakingonpovertyintheU.S.Theclipfollowsasmallchildridinghisbikewithquietbutvisibledeterminationandapizzamanpreparingapie.

Watch Pusha T’s Fly And Flashy ‘Lunch Money’ Video

PushaT’s“LunchMoney”hasKanye’sfingerprintsalloveritandthat’sokay.KingPushisactuallycoolwithit.“ItwasaconceptKanyeWesthad,andheknowsthatwhenhedoestheseunorthodoxtracks,I’mprobablygonnabethefirstoneuptobat,”heexplainedtoMTV.“Mysensibilitywiththosetypeofbeats–that’sjustwhatI’mattractedto.

Kicks Deal Of The Day: 20 Best Deals Still Available From Last Week

Withholidaycheerandshoppinginfullswing,thecrewatKicksDeals.com spotlightsthe20bestbargainsstillavailablefromlastweekinoneconvenientbundle.Highlightsincludethe‘Sequoia’Kobe9Elitefor$45offwithFREEUSshipping,the‘LegendBlue’JordanIMidforjustunder$90withFREEUSshippingandtheolive/blackNikeSBTrainerendorcanbepickedupforover35%offretail.

Chip Ft. Lil Silk – ‘All Good’ (Prod. By Sonny Digital)

 If“AllGood”soundseasyandeffortlesstoyourears,that’sbecauseitis.InthestudioonenightwithLilSilk,ChippulleduptheSonnyDigitalbeat,freestyledthehookandverse,andthatwasthat.Inessence,thesongitselfislikeatestamenttotheorganicfeelingofthesceneinAtlanta.

Nicki Minaj Faces Label Drama Head On In Interview With Whoo Kid

DespitethemajorissuesatCashMoneyRecords,NickiMinajofficiallyreleasedherthirdalbumThePinkprinttoday.Nickialreadyknowsthatduringallthepressshe’llbedoingtopromotetheproject,she’llgetbombardedwithquestionsaboutthewholeLilWayneVs.BirdmansituationwithYMCMB.DJWhooKid...Show More Summary

Shady Records, Beats By Dre And Distinct Life’s ‘Shady Life’ Collection Is A Detroit Thing For Everybody

DetroitVs.Everybodyisn’tjustasongorslogan.It’sarallycallforthecity’sdenizenstobandtogethertodoshttoshakeworldandleavetheirfingerprintseverywheretheygo.That’swhyShadyRecords,BeatsByDreandDistinctLife’s‘ShadyLife’meanssomuch.Sure,it’sShow More Summary

Mike Will Made-It’s ‘Drinks On Us’ Ft. Rae Sremmurd And Future Plus ‘Ransom’ Mixtape

 WordsByEmanuelVinson MikeWiLLMade-It,RaeSremmmurd’sSwaeLeeandFutureliveuptothehypeontheirnewcollaborationprecedingMileWiLL’sRansommixtape.Inarecentpressrelease,MikeWiLLcalledRae“superstars”andRae’sSwaeLeeacquitshimselffantasticallyShow More Summary

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