Action Bronson News

Action Bronson Announces "Blue Chips 2" Tour Dates [Update: New Dates With Eminem Added]
Action Bronson Announces "Blue Chips 2" Tour Dates [Update: New Dates With Eminem Added] Jan 14, 2014 at 06:26pm
Action Bronson certainly spends a lot of time on the road. Following his co-headlining stint with Danny Brown, Bronsolino has announced a new set of dates in support of his well-received Blue Chips 2 mixtape. Bronson will kick things off January 10th in his hometown of New York, before the round in the US, and closing things off one month later in Hawaii.
5 Rappers Who Should Have Their Own Sneaker Line
5 Rappers Who Should Have Their Own Sneaker Line Nov 26, 2013 at 11:30am
It's official. Kanye has left Nike to team up with Adidas and their Y-3 line. In case you were living under a rock for the past 24 hours, Kanye left Nike because he was not receiving any loyalties. Apparently, because he is not an athlete, Nike could not pay him any royalties; which didn't fly with 'Ye. 
Joe Budden Says New Slaughterhouse Album Is "By Far" Their Best Project, Will Feature Action Bronson
Joe Budden Says New Slaughterhouse Album Is "By Far" Their Best Project, Will Feature Action Bronson Nov 12, 2013 at 03:18pm
Joe Budden certainly seems confident in the new Slaughterhouse project. The New York wordsmith also made sure to stress that his feelings about the LP are sincere, realizing just how often "rappers say that" to promote their albums.  "The Slaughterhouse album is great," Budden said in a recent interview with Hot 97. "It's much better than the shit we did last time. I won't call it shit. That was a figure of speech, but it's much better music. It's the best music we've ever made by far."
Lyrics Of The Week: November 1-7
Lyrics Of The Week: November 1-7 Nov 8, 2013 at 11:55pm
Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't hesitate to let us know in the comments section. Lines we're not sure about will be bolded.
Review: Action Bronson & Party Supplies' "Blue Chips 2"
Review: Action Bronson & Party Supplies' "Blue Chips 2" Nov 8, 2013 at 12:45pm
Action Bronson is not your typical rapper. The portly fire-flame gourmet chef turned rapper with a shock of curly red beard, whose father is an Albanian immigrant and mother is a Jewish New Yorker, looks nothing like his peers. Sharpening his lyrical skills with several mixtapes, Bronson dropped his major label debut EP Saaab Stories a few months ago.
Action Bronson Talks "Blue Chips 2," Attacks On His Character
Action Bronson Talks "Blue Chips 2," Attacks On His Character Nov 2, 2013 at 12:47pm
Action Bronson is known for his colorful personality. While his off-the-wall nature can be responsible for incredible lines like "Grown men turn the keys to cheese, as I water ski Belize," it's also garnered some criticism-- with some accusing the rapper of misogyny.
Lyrics Of The Week: September 25-31
Lyrics Of The Week: September 25-31 Nov 1, 2013 at 06:46pm
We're back, folks. There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't hesitate to let us know in the comments section. Lines we're not sure about will be bolded.
20 Of The Best Graffiti References In Hip-Hop
20 Of The Best Graffiti References In Hip-Hop Oct 10, 2013 at 11:00pm
Along with emceeing, DJing and breakdancing, graffiti is one of the four fundamental elements of hip-hop, and it's been an integral part of the culture since the beginning. Films such as Charlie Ahearn's Wild Style and Stan Lathan's Beat Street helped define this vivid form of expression in the 80s, and it's since grown into an international phenomenon. You'll find graffiti art in most corners of the globe at this point. 
Diplo Announces New EP, With Features From RiFF RAFF, Action Bronson [Update: Full EP Stream]
Diplo Announces New EP, With Features From RiFF RAFF, Action Bronson [Update: Full EP Stream] Oct 8, 2013 at 11:37am
Diplo has announced his follow-up to last year's Express Yourself EP, which will be titled Revolution. The project will nbaturally see release through Mad Deecent, and will feature quite a few notable appearances from rap acts like Action Bronson, Mr MFN eXquire, RiFF RAFF, Travis Porter and more. View the full tracklist below, and the official arwork in the gallery above.
Action Bronson Responds To Accusations Of Lewd Conduct With Woman Onstage
Action Bronson Responds To Accusations Of Lewd Conduct With Woman Onstage Oct 3, 2013 at 04:15pm
In a NOW Magazine review of the Toronto leg of Action Bronson and Danny Brown's ongoing "2 High 2 Die" tour, the former was criticized for behaving inappropriately with a young woman onstage. "During one song, Bronson brought a woman onstage, threw her over his shoulder, put her down in front of him, and proceeded to grope and shake her breast for… like, a long time," wrote contributor Julia Laconte. "Then he tossed her away like a piece of trash."
Full Lineup Revealed For 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers
Full Lineup Revealed For 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers Sep 29, 2013 at 12:58pm
The 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards took place in Atlanta, Georgia yesterday, and information about this year's cyphers has been revealed. Footage of the first cypher is already available - it features Asia Sparks, Bad Lucc, Problem and Astro flowing over beats provided by DJ Premier. Slaughterhouse, A$AP Mob and TDE (Isaiah Rashad included) each have their own cypher, and Jon Connor, Action Bronson, Rapsody, Travi$ Scott and Lil Kim make appearances among others. There's also a group consisting of Real Husbands of Hollywood stars, led by Kevin Hart (aka Chocolate Drop).
Action Bronson Announces New Album Title [Update: Action Says Title Was A Joke]
Action Bronson Announces New Album Title [Update: Action Says Title Was A Joke] Aug 27, 2013 at 06:12pm
Among Action Bronson's frequent Twitter ramblings, the rapper recently revealed the title to his new album. We'll have to wait for more details on said LP, but Action revealed on Twitter, "The name of my album will be "ROMANIAN WAITRESSES." If Romanian Waitresses is indeed an album on the way, Action definitely has his plate full, having promised Blue Chips 2 and another Alchemist collaborative project.
Danny Brown & Action Bronson Announce "2 High 2 Die" Tour
Danny Brown & Action Bronson Announce "2 High 2 Die" Tour Aug 7, 2013 at 02:03pm
Danny Brown and Action Bronson are taking their friendship to new levels with the announcement of a joint tour, "2 High 2 Die." The tour kicks off following the two rapper's performance at Rock The Bells on September 8th,  where the two will head to locations throughout Canada and the U.S. Check out the list of dates in the flyer above.