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  • Cover of Jennifer Lopez Brings Out Ja Rule, French Montana & Fat Joe In The Bronx
    Last night Jennifer Lopez gave residents of her hometown, The Bronx, the opportunity to catch her in concert for free, throwing an outdoor show at Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park. Her first-ever concert in the borough, last night's show was made even more special by the guests J.
  • Cover of 10 Social Media Fails In Hip-Hop
    Social media has become inseparable from today's society. Outlets such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook are used constantly worldwide, and have become the main methods of direct communication between individuals the world over.
  • Cover of Ticket Giveaway: See Joe Moses & Ty Dolla $ign On "The Beach House" Tour
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  • Cover of Joe Budden To Battle Hollow Da Don For "Eminem Presents: Total Slaughter"
    Joe Budden's battle with Hollow Da Don has been on the table for a while now, but the new trailer for "Eminem Presents: Total Slaughter" has officially confirmed it. Budden and Hollow will be the headlining match, but we will also see Loaded Lux and Murda Mook face off during the event.
  • Cover of Joe Budden & Consequence Squash Beef
     Remember last year, when Consequence took a cheap shot at the back of Joe Budden's head on VH1's Love & Hip-Hop reunion? Well, not much has been heard about that incident since, and that's because it may not have been that serious after all.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: April 24
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Lashes Out At XXL Over Article Title
    Joey Bada$$ is known to get a bit sensitive when he feels his message isn't being conveyed properly, whether that be via different media outlets or through interviews. The New York native often takes to Twitter to express what he thinks about such-and-such, today's example being an article posted by XXL.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: April 10
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Says You Can Expect "Pure Greatness" On "B4.Da.$$"
    It seems to be a slow process for Joey Bada$$' debut album B4.Da.$$. We first received the album title basically a year ago. Since then, we haven't received very much in the way of updates.
  • Cover of Joell Ortiz Signs With Penalty Entertainment To Release His Brand New Album, "House Slippers"
    Things are looking up for Joel Ortiz, the emcee/poet from Brooklyn, as he announced that he inked a new deal with Penalty Entertainment to facilitate the release of his new album, House Slippers, with The Heatmakerz serving as executive producer. An elated Joell Ortiz made a statement about the new deal, sayi
  • Cover of Random Ish: The Only Person Jay Z Follows On Twitter Is Joe Budden
    This serves as your random but extremely necessary news of the day: Jay Z follows only one person on Twitter, and it's Slaughterhouse MC Joe Budden. What does this mean???
  • Cover of Joe Budden Apologizes For Racist Instagram Post
    Joe Budden posted an image to Instagram yesterday which gained him a lot of negative attention. The Slaughterhouse rapper put up an image of a Sikh man-- seemingly going through customs at the airport --with the caption, “Not on my watch Homeboy!”, suggesting the man was a terrorist.
  • Cover of Remy Ma Squashes Beef With Fat Joe; Reveals Plans After Prison
    The return of Remy Ma is quickly approaching. In July, the Bronx rapper will be released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for assault, and she plans to make up for her lost time.
  • Cover of Review: Pro Era's "The Secc$ Tap.e 2"
    This tape has been something that Pro Era fans have no doubt been waiting patiently for after their last releases were back in 2012.
  • Cover of Crew Love: Pro Era
    Last week, Pro Era released the triumphant sequel to their debut mixtape, 2012's The Secc$ Tap.e.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Weighs In On The Grammy's Kendrick Lamar Vs. Macklemore Debate
    Yesterday it was revealed that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis almost didn't make it into the rap categories at the Grammys because they've been too successful aka mainstream aka pop this past year.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Speaks On Failed Marriage Proposal To Tahiry
    Awhile ago rumors started circulating that Joe Budden would be proposing to his on-again off-again girl, Tahiry Jose, on the popular TV show "Love & Hip-Hop." When the episode finally aired the other week, we saw the proposal go down in New York's Times Square-- and we also saw Tahiry reject Joe for it.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Reveals Title Of Slaughterhouse Album, Says It Has "Budden" Undertones
    In December Slaughterhouse announced a new tour kicking off in March titled "Glass House" tour, which we assume would be in conjunction with their upcoming new album, thus it may come as no surprise that their album is actually titled Glass House.
  • Cover of Joey Fatts Reveals Cover Art & Release Date For "iLL Street Blues"
    Rising rapper Joey Fatts grabbed our attention with the release of his mixtape Chipper Jones Vol. 2 last May. He'll be returning soon with a new effort, iLL Street Blues.
  • Cover of Awkword Reveals Art, Tracklist & Features For "World View" Compilation, Feat. Joell Ortiz, Harry Fraud, KRS-One & More
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Announces Pro Era Mixtape Title & Release Date
    Pro Era dropped a pretty big mixtape back in 2012, and they're looking to follow it up at the top of 2014. Joey Bada$$ shared a new track from the collective this afternoon, along with the announcement of a brand new project.
  • Cover of Lupe Fiasco Reveals Features For "Tetsuo & Youth," Praises Joey Bada$$
    Lupe Fiasco has been in the news for some bizarre reasons this year-- from getting a tomato thrown at him, to writing a mystery novel on Twitter, so it's always good to hear some updates about his music.
  • Cover of Slaughterhouse Announce "Glass House" North American Tour
    Slaughterhouse have been hinting at a new album for some time now. In fact, according to Joe Budden it's actually complete.
  • Cover of Fat Joe Licks His Jordan 11s To Show They're Clean
    Fat Joe is still practicing the technique of licking the soles of his deadstock sneakers.
  • Cover of Lupe Fiasco Begins Writing Novel On Twitter
    Lupe Fiasco has been known to be pretty erratic on Twitter, which lead to him making his account private. While he's been a little more subdued since the privacy change, he's begun work on a fairly strange project through the outlet.
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