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Bob Marley’s Family Set To Launch A Marijuana Brand

MichaelJordanandsneakers.RalphLaurenandclothing.Somenamesaresynonymouswiththeproductstheyrepresent.ThesametrainofthoughtappliesforBobMarleyandmarijuana,onlyhisfamilywasneverabletocapitalizeoffthereggaelegend’saffinityfortheplant.UntShow More Summary

Obits: Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry Dies At 78

WhilemostofussleptSaturdaynight/earlySundaymorning,newsarrivedfromthenation’scapitalitsmostmemorablemayor–inwaysbothpositiveandnegative–MarionBarrypassedawayattheageof78.Mr.Barry,whoalsoservedontheD.C.Councilfor15yearsandhadbeenpresidentofthecity’soldBoardofEducation,wasthemostinfluentialandsavvylocalpoliticianofhisgeneration.

Chief Keef – Trust My Gun

New self produced record from Chief Keef titled “Trust My Gun”. Previously: Chief Keef – Laugh + Off With His Head + Fuck Niggas

RetcH – Facts & So Ghetto

Leave it to Retchy P to get your Saturday night lit. Here are a couple of new joints he dropped earlier. Directly below we’ve got “Facts” and you can hit the jump for a freestyle over Jay Z’s “So Ghetto”. Previously: RetcH – Gunz Gon Blow | Retch – Amedei Porcelana

Odd Couple ft. Lil Durk & Alex Wiley – Everything

Lil Durk and Alex Wiley contirbute to Odd Couple’s newest release “Everything”. Previously: Lil Durk – Big Ol’ Nigga

Eminem vs. DJ Whoo Kid – Shady Classics (Mixtape)

Shady Records releases a 66-track mixtape featuring classics, unreleased tracks, and rarities including Eminem’s version of “Wanksta,” and Obie Trice’s “Hey Lady.” Hear it after the jump and pre-order Shady XV (out Monday) on iTunes now. Previously: Video: Eminem ft. Sia – Guts Over Fear (Teaser)

Kanye West’s Beautiful, Dark, Twisted Guide For Dealing With A Bad Breakup

Thesummerof2010wasbilledasKanyeWest’striumphantreturntomusic.NearlyayearhadpassedsincetheinfamousTaylorSwift2009MTVVMAincident.Complex’sNoahCallahan-Bever’sincrediblefeature detailing‘Ye’sself-imposedexilesetthestage.Thecreationofhisfifthalbum,MyBeautifulDarkTwistedFantasy,hadbecomeaHip-Hopallegory.Itwastobeaprojectcleansingthesinsofthegenre’smostoutspokenandcreativethinker.

The World According To Julie J: Truly Blessed

Whileit’saneasy,probablylazyactiontolikenSDtoChiefKeef,it’sanaturalcomparison.SDstartedoutonGBE,butitappearsthathe’ssinceseparatedfromtheGBEboysandisoutonhisown.ThroughoutTrulyBlessed,SDsoundssolid,dependable,andalmostpredictable,butthat’snotanegativething.Instead,wecanrelyonhimandhedeliversasurprisinglysolidandcohesiveproject,whichisimpressiveinthisdayandage.

Apple Plans To Put Beats Music On Every iPhone Next Year

Apple’splansfortheBeatsMusicstreamingappmayfinallybecomingintofocus.AfterrumorsthatApplewouldbeshuttingtheservicedown completelyApplemayhavereconsideredandtheyarenowseeminglydoingthecompleteopposite,revivingthestrugglingservice.TheFinancialTimes reportsthatApplewillbeincludingtheappinfutureversionsoftheiroperatingsystem,iOS,ontheirdevicesbeginninginMarchofnextyear.

President Obama Urges Peace In Ferguson, Saying There’s No ‘Excuse For Violence’

PresidentObamajoinedinthecallsforthepublictoremaincalmnomatteraaMissourigrandjury’sdecisiononwhethertoindictOfficerDarrenWilson.InaninterviewwithABCNews,thePresidentdeclaredthatcitizenshaveeveryrightto“peacefullyassemble”andprotestiftheysochose.But,theyshouldnotuseitasareasontoinciteviolence.

Eminem And DJ Whoo Kid – Shady Classics Mixtape

BeforetheShadyXVcompilationimpactsonMonday,Eminem,DJWhooandthegangunleashtheirShadyClassicmixtape.That’sawhopping66songs–yes,SIXTY-SIX–rangingfrommixtaperecords,remixes,afewsingles,forgottenbutfamiliarcutsandawholelotmorefromthehousethatEmbuilt.Streamit(datachargesmayapply)ordownload,onlyafterclearingsomeharddrivespacefirst.

‘This Week in Hype’ Podcast With John Gotty

Ialwaysfinditawkwardtotalkaboutmyselfandit’sevenmoreawkwardtalkingaboutmyselftalking.Earlierthisweek,IwasaguestforTheWeekInHypepodcast withthehost/homieNathanS.,whohappenstobeaprettybadasswriterinhisownright,andwecoveredalotofground...

This Week in Hype With John Gotty

Ialwaysfinditawkwardtotalkaboutmyselfandit’sevenmoreawkwardtalkingaboutmyselftalking.Earlierthisweek,IwasaguestforTheWeekInHypepodcast withthehost/homieNathanS.,whohappenstobeaprettybadasswriterinhisownright,andwecoveredalotofground...

You’re Going To Want To Watch Beyonce’s ’7/11? Video A Few Times

ThereareaninfiniteamountofreasonstowatchaBeyoncevideo.Letmerunthroughafewfor“7/11,” thesongshejustreleasedlastnightandwhat’snowthefirstvideofromBeyonce:ThePlatinumEdition.1.Yonceispantlessforabout87%ofthevideo.BottomlessBeyoncewillalwaysberequiredviewing.2.

Jimmy Kimmel Gives Us The #CutestSelfieEver Featuring One Direction

One Direction is in LA thanks to the American Music Awards on Sunday, and the guys dropped by Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote their new album FOUR. Kimmel’s interview consisted of asking the guys what the strangest gifts they’ve ever received...Show More Summary

OG Maco – ‘Fat F’ (Key! Diss)

 “I’mlikeCaesar,Brutusbrooding,bumblin,fumblincausehisfuturefallin’rightbeforehiseyes,Whyyoulooksosurprised!”Well,whowasexpectingfireworksonaFriday?Withtheunsubstantiatedbeefbrewingforaminute,OGMacodecidestomakeitclearhedoesn’trockwShow More Summary

Charli XCX Opens Up About Music, Her Style, And Being A Role Model In Seventeen Magazine

Charli XCX become known when her hit track Boom Clap played across the big screen in the tear jerking film, The Fault In Our Stars. The 22-year-old singer from the UK, opened up to Seventeen magazine in their December issue about building...Show More Summary

OG Maco – Fat Fuck

OG Maco fires off some subliminal shots on this Ryu Alexi produced record “Fat Fuck”. Previously: Key! ft. OG Maco – Give ‘Em Hell (OG Version)

‘All Respect Due’: Review Of Run The Jewels’ ‘Run The Jewels 2’

LikepoorRedwaitingonCraig’sporchforDeebotopullupinhisominouslysqueakyBeachcruiser,tuckinginyourchainswillnothelp.Rap’sbullies,KillerMikeandEl-P,arebacktoturnpocketsintorabbitearsandbeatsintomushroomcloudsonthesequeltotheirdebutalbum,RunTheJewels.ThefirstLPwassorefreshinganddifferentthatthebarforRunTheJewels2toequal,letalonesurpass,thefirstalbumissetincrediblyhigh.

Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen Discuss Their Fashion Line ‘The Row’ In ELLE Magazine’s Fashion Spotlight

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have become one of the most acclaimed fashion design teams since their first clothing line, The Row, back in 2004. “It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years,” says Mary-Kate of The Row, named as an homage to the precision of Savile Row tailoring. Show More Summary

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