Lloyd Banks "Angel Dust" Video
On the first night in November (missing the intended Halloween release date), Lloyd Banks came through with Halloween Havoc 2, his first project since 2013. The tape's standout track was "Angel Dust," a street banger with a thriller-type beat from Araab Muzik, who always impresses despite his hip-hop activity being relatively sparse these days.
Ja Rule Reflects On 50 Cent Beef In Unreleased Interview From 2004
Tim Westwood recently put out a previously unreleased interview with Ja Rule, presumably from 2004, as Rule talks about his newly released single, "New York," featuring Fat Joe and Jadakiss. The interview also touches on Rule's highly publicized beef with 50 Cent, which was at its most tense about a year earlier.
Kidd Kidd Plays "This Or That"
Kidd Kidd recently came by the studio, dropped a fire freestyle, and then stuck around to play a little game of "This or That." If you're unfamiliar the G-Unit rapper from New Orleans, who recently snagged the 10 spot on this year's XXL Freshmen cover, now's the time to get acquainted, as he graces us with one of the most entertaining segments yet.
G-Unit Debut New Track, Bring Out Machine Gun Kelly & Troy Ave At "Power" Premiere
Yesterday night, 50 Cent held a big event for the premiere of Season Two of his TV show "Power." In attendance were the members of G-Unit, who joined him onstage for a performance, as well as some special guests. Above, you can watch the group debut a new track, and welcome Machine Gun Kelly and Troy Ave onstage for performances of their own. The new G-Unit song begins around 19 seconds in.
Young Buck "Push" Video
Last month, Young Buck gave us a prelude to G-Unit's recent EP The Beast Is G-Unit with his DJ Whoo Kid-hosted tape Before The Beast. Today, he's shared a video for the release's "Push," a pummeling track produced by Drumma Boy.
G-Unit Perform “I’m Grown” On Jimmy Fallon
To promote their newly-released The Beast Is G-Unit EP, G-Unit made their way by The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon Wednesday night and served as the evening’s very special musical guest.
G-Unit On Power 105.1
This past week, G-Unit were going hard on a press run for their upcoming EP in NYC. We already saw them sit down at Hot 97, and now here's their interview on Power 105.1.
G-Unit On Hot 97
Hot 97's Ebro, Laura Stylez and Peter Rosenberg sat down for an interview with the original G-Unit members as the crew heavily promotes their new EP The Beast Is G-Unit.
G-Unit Detail How The Game Has Changed & Discuss "The Beast Is G-Unit"
G-Unit dropped off their new EP today, The Beast Is G-Unit. The crew, save for 50 Cent who couldn't make it through, sat down with HNHH for an exclusive interview recently to discuss the initial Summer Jam stage reunion, the addition of Kidd Kidd and more.
G-Unit "I'm Grown" Video
50 Cent and the squad dropped their new EP, The Beast Is G-Unit today, and now they've shared the video for highlight, "I'm Grown", which seems like the one they'll be marketing as the radio single from the project. The Unit have reached down south for some inspired production from prolific Atlanta beatmaker, Honorable C-Note, who gives them a hard, horn-sampling record that's not pinned to any particular region, and fits the group's range of styles perfectly.
G-Unit On The Breakfast Club
The original members of G-Unit hit up The Breakfast Club for an interview this morning, promoting their new EP The Beast Is G-Unit which impacted today. Fif takes a handle on most of the conversation, starting off by detailing his new venture with EFN Vodka, the light Instagram beef with A$AP Rocky, the rift between Young Money and Cash Money (which 50 brings some perspective to) and more. Watch the interview above, which spans almost an hour. Grab the new EP on iTunes below, or you can stream it on the homepage shortly. Let us know if you're digging the it.
50 Cent Discusses Upcoming Eminem Collaboration “Champions”
Last week, 50 Cent and the rest of G-Unit sat down with MTV News for an exclusive interview where they touched on the recent Lil Wayne x Birdman beef. Tonight, another part of that interview surfaces, which finds Fif talking about his upcoming collaboration with Eminem.
Chris Brown Brings Out 50 Cent & G-Unit At The "Between The Sheets" Tour
After stopping by the Tonight Show to perform their hit “Ayo” on Monday, Chris Brown and Tyga headed to the Barclays Center later that night to kick off their “Between The Sheets” Tour.
DJ Whoo Kid Interviews G-Unit
Earlier today, G-Unit members 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck, Yony Yayo and Kidd Kidd stopped by DJ Whoo Kid's "Whoolywood Shuffle" on Shade 45. Whoo Kid is currently signed to G-Unit and has hosted countless G-Unit mixtapes. He grants his labelmates a special 90 minute interview, in which each rapper gets extensive time on the mic. Over the course of the interview, they discuss upcoming projects, such as the upcoming The Beast is G-Unit EP. They also share their thoughts on Drake, Bobby Shmurda, Eminem, Dr. Dre and more.
Young Buck "New Years Cake" Video
Yesterday, Young Buck celebrated the dawn of 2015 with a freestyle over Drake's "Pound Cake" entitled "New Years Cake." Less than 24 hours later, he's shared a video to go along with it. A simple video that shows Buck hard at work in the studio, the "New Years Cake" visuals add little to the track, but are still a must-see for Buck fans who love seeing him in his element. In his bars, Buck says "R&B bitches" want to fuck him again (thanks G-Unit reunion), raps about hanging with DJ Drama and Don Cannon in their studio in Atlanta and keeping 50 Cent calm.
Young Buck Feat. 50 Cent & Tony Yayo "Bring My Bottles" Video
Young Buck Feat. 50 Cent & Tony Yayo
G-Unit reunited at this year's Summer Jam, and they haven't looked back since. The iconic crew began releasing a new track nearly every week upon the announcement, and later organized a few of the original records for their Beauty Of Independence mixtape.
Kidd Kidd Feat. 50 Cent & Lloyd Banks "Big Body Benz" Video
Kidd Kidd Feat. 50 Cent & Lloyd Banks
G-Unit's Beauty Of Independence EP hit Best Buy shelves earlier in the month, and today the group have decided to liberate the Kidd Kidd-fronted "Big Body Benz" for a music video. Of course the clip features some big whips pretty prominently, while the members of G-Unit re-capture the energy we came to expect from them back in the Beg For Mercy days.
G-Unit's XXL Reunion Documentary (Part 3)
With parts one and two arriving in the past few weeks, part three of the XXL G-Unit documentary has dropped today. Watch it above. Shot entirely in black and white, the third installment shows all the crew members inside of 50 Cent's house and atop the Manhattan high-rise they've been photographed on recently. This part seems to collect footage from each member's individual profile, all of which were dropped in the past few days.
Tony Yayo Profile From G-Unit Documentary
XXL continues rolling out material from their G-Unit documentary (parts one and two here) with an individual profile of Tony Yayo dropping today.
Lloyd Banks Profile From G-Unit Documentary
XXL recently profiled G-Unit in a two-part documentary focused on their reunion. This comes hand-in-hand with their magazine cover of the NY crew. Apart from the group documentary, XXL has been rolling out individual profiles of each rapper in the Unit, and today, it's Lloyd Banks' turn. Banks is one of the most low-key rappers out there, it's rare that we see him in an interview, but it's good to hear his side of things when it comes to G-Unit getting back together. He speaks on how he functions in the studio and more.