Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Blog Profile / The Smoking Section


URL :http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/
Filed Under:Music / Hip Hop & Rap
Posts on Regator:15838
Posts / Week:102.5
Archived Since:November 14, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Settling In: Usher Embracing OG Status After 20 Years In The Game

DuringUsher’srecentpromorunforhisupcoming“TheURExperience”tour,itwasmentioned thatithasnowbeen20yearsinthegamefortheR&Bsuperstar.Assumingitwasjusttheusualpracticeofroundingupthecareerlengthforveteranartists,Idecidedtolookituptoseeifthatnumbercheckedout.

Tyga – ’40 Mill’ (Prod. By Kanye West And Mike Dean)

After aTwitterrant demandingmusicalfreedom,Tygamayhavegottenhiswish,asweappeartohavealegitimatesinglefromhisforthcomingGoldAlbum:18thDynasty.Thankstoafewfemaleassociations,YoungMoney’sComptonconnectwasabletosecureworkfromYeezushimselfforthesong,as’40Mill’featuresKanyeandoft-collaboratorMikeDeanonproduction.

Watch Big Sean Kill It With His Cosmic Kev Freestyle

WordsByAshan There’snodoubtthatBigSeanishavingamonthtoremember.BetweensigningtoRocNation,droppingfournewtracksandhavingArianaGrande(whosenamesoundslikeafontonWord,ifyouaskme)swooningoverhimandfinallyconfirmingtheirrelationship,itappearstheFinallyFamousrapperreallycan’tlose.

Former Mars Volta, Current Jack White Keyboardist Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens Dies

Isaiah“Ikey”Owens,JackWhite’scurrentkeyboardistandtheguywhoprovidedmanyawesomewig-outmomentsforTheMarsVolta,diedthismorninginMexico.Hewas39.MexicanpublicationPeriodicoDigitalfirstreported Owens’passing.Thepublication’sarticlementionsthatalcoholanddrugswerereportedlyfoundinhisbedroom,butnocauseofdeathhasbeendetermined.

Snoop Dogg And Iggy Azalea’s Beef Just Took A Turn For The Worse

42-year-oldrapperSnoopDoggrefusestostanddown.AftermockingIggyAzaleawithathatalbinochickmemeyesterday,SnoopDoggreuppedonhisassaulttodaywithaseriesofInstagrampostsdirectedattheAustralianrapper.OneofthepicswasthatWhiteGirlsmemewe’veallseenandlaughedat,andtheotherswerejustimagesnecessaryforSnooptotalkhissht.

Here’s A Video Of Everything Wrong With Sneaker Culture

Idon’texpecteveryonewhobuysapairofJordanstoknowMichaelJordan’shistoryonandoffthecourt.One,Money’sgotalonglistofaccoladesthatwouldtakeanencyclopedicmindtomemorize.Two,hewasballingbeforesomeofthekidswearinghiskickswereevenborn.ThosetwShow More Summary

It’s Pure Coincidence Wiz Khalifa And Future’s New Song Is Called ‘Py Overrated’

Controversysells.Youknow,logicsays“PyOverrated”wasprobablyrecordedmonthsagoandneitherartistwouldthrowthemotheroftheirsonsunderthebuswithsuchasongtitle.Thetimingofthisiswhatmakesitironic.WizKhalifaandFuturearebachelorsonceagain,recentlyendingamarriageandengagementtoAmberRoseandCiara,respectively.

Jay Rock – ‘Parental Advisory’

CouldTopDawgbereadytofillthesix-albumprophecy?Wehaveafewmonthsleftin2014andhere’sJayRockservingasthehoodtourguideonthenewtrack“ParentalAdvisory,”producedbySmokeyGotBeatz.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:JayRock,MP3s,SmokeyGotBeatz

12 Nike SB Janoskis Under $60 With Free Shipping

CallingallfansofNikeSBJanoskiLowsasthecrewatKicksDeals.com highlightsabunchofoptionsonsalebetween$50-$59andfreeshipisincludedforaverylimitedtime.Forcompletedealdetails,clickhere.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:KicksDeals,NikeSB,NikeZoomStephenJanoski,SNEAKERS

Khori Ft. Supa BWE – ‘Used To It’ Video

Chicagoseemstojustkeepthemusiccomingandtodaywearepremieringyetanothertalenttocomeoutofthe‘Go,thistimeviaSt.Louis.Khori?teamedupwithHurtEverybody’sSupaBWE–whowasfeaturedonTSSlastweekforhis“TreatMe(Caucasian)” videowithMickJenkins–for“UsedToIt,”asteppingoutfortheformerandacontinuanceofasuccessful2014forthelatter.

Reese Ft. OG Maco And Casey Veggies – ‘Parade’

 “Pullup,hopout,wave,parade,pullup,hopout,wave,stunt!”Reesehasanotheroneonhishands.“Parade”utilizesacatchyfemaleonthehooktoforeveringrainittoourbrains.TheATLien’slatestsongisfullofunexpectedpiecesthatworktogether,kindoflikethisonesandwichI’vemadethat’schicken,shreddedcarrots,slicedredonion,cucumber,peanutbutter,andSrirachasauce(!).

Royce Da 5? 9? And DJ Premier Share New ‘PRhyme’ Album Cover, Tracklist

Aftersharingtheproject’sfirstrelease,“Courtesy,” yesterday,PRhymedecidedtosharealbumspecificsinanticipationofthefulllength’srelease.Thealbumwillsharethegroup’snameandhostsninetracks,includingguestspotsfromMacMiller,Ab-Soul,JayElectrShow More Summary

My Son Will Never Believe DMX Was Once One Of Rap’s Greats

I’masuckerformychildhoodandIjustcan’thelpit.Idon’tknowifit’sthenostalgia,alittlePeterPansyndrome,thefactthatallthoseoldthingswereactuallybetterthanallthesenewthingsoramixofallthree.AllIknowisIcan’tgetpastit.Assuch,IwashopelesslyoptimisticwhennewsbrokethatDMXwasbackinthestudiowithSwizzBeatz workingonnewmaterial.

Lupe Fiasco’s At Odds With His Label Again Over New Album

LupeFiasco’ssingingthebluesagain.Accordingtothe“Kick,Push”rhymer,heandAtlanticRecordscan’tagreeonspecificpointsregardinghisnewalbumandthat’sslowingdowntheproject’srelease.OnMonday,hepostedthendeletedacommentallegingthatthelabel’sholdingbackTetsuo&Youthuntiltheygetamoremarketablepieceofmusicthatcanbeusedasasingle.

Big K.R.I.T. – ‘Cadillactica’

WiththeNovember11 datefortheproject’sreleasenearing,BigK.R.I.T.letsloose“Cadillactica,”thetitletrackfromthenewalbum.Thisone’sprimedforhisPayAttentiontour,drivenbyhisrapid-fireflowandtherepetitivehook.ThelyricalcontentisstructuredaroShow More Summary

Watch Derrick Rose Lose Ty Lawson With A Nasty Crossover

Thereigningtwo-timebiggestx-factorintheleagueDerrickRoselookedspryandtreatedTyLawsonlikeaconeinpracticeratherthanaliving,breathingactualNBAdefenderinthefirstquarteroftheirpreseasongametonight.ThatistheexplosivenessthatcanleadtheBullstothepromisedland.Let’sjusthopeitdoesn’tcauseanymoredamagetoRose’sfragilekneeligamentssowegettoseeitforafullschedulethistime.

Iggy Azalea Fires Back At Snoop Dogg Over Harsh Instagram Meme

IggyAzaleaisprobablylookingforwardtoNovemberbecauseOctoberhasn’ttreatedherkindly.First,herboyfriend,LakersguardNickYoung,sufferedawristinjury thatwillsidelinehimforatleasteightweeks.Then,shehadarun-inwiththepaparazzi wishingthedisease-of-the-moment,Ebola,onhim.Andnow,she’sonthewrongendofanInstagramjokebyTheDoggfather.

Guilt-Free Listening: T.I.’s ‘Paperwork: The Motion Picture’ Album Stream

T.I.’sninesoloalbumsandstillgoingashegearsuptoreleasePaperwork:TheMotionPicture.BeforethealbumhitsstoresonOctober21,GrandHustle’spointmanteamsupwithiTunesRadiotoprovidefanswithanearlylistentotheproject.Clickhere tolaunchtheplayerandplaceapre-orderhere.Paperwork:TheMotionPictureTracklist:1.

PRhyme (Royce Da’ 5’9 And DJ Premier) – ‘Courtesy’

There’snotawholehellofalotknownaboutPRhyme’s–that’sDJPremierandRoyceDa5’9?asagroup –newalbum.Noexacttitle,noreleasedate.Butonethingwecanassumewithacertainlevelofconfidence,basedoffthenewtrack“Courtesy,”isthatPremo’sgoingtogiveRoyceadequatedosesofhissignatureproductionandthatshouldbringoutRoyce’smostsinisterofrhymes.

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

Whetherornotyou’reenjoyingadayoffincelebrationofColumbusDay,thecrewatKicksDeals.com hasputtogetherthe20bestdealsstillavailablefromlastweekinoneconvenientpackage.HighlightsincludetheNikeAirTrainerHuarachePRM‘Emerald’releaseforunder$1Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC