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.
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 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.
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.
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.
G-Unit On Snoop Dogg's GGN
Since its debut last year, Snoop Dogg's GGN webseries has been one of the best, most hilarious webseries around. Today, Uncle Snoop unveiled one of the biggest episodes yet: a twenty-minute-long special with G-Unit.
Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks & Kidd Kidd Speak On Working With 50 Cent & More
We already posted G-Unit's freestyle over "NY State Of Mind," but in addition to spitting a freestyle for the Baltimore radio station the three Unit rappers also gave an interview. 50 Cent was absent due to filming of the second season of "Power," while Young Buck was absent due to his daughter's birthday. Nonetheless, Tony Yayo, Kidd Kidd and Lloyd Banks held it down.
G-Unit Spit "NY State Of Mind" Freestyle
After doing a slew of interviews in NYC, G-Unit have begun making the rounds to other parts of the country. 50 Cent was absent from this clip because he was busy shooting the second season of his Starz TV show "Power," and Young Buck was celebrating his daughter's birthday, but the rest of the newly-reunited Unit was present for an interview with Baltimore radio station 92Q Jams. Kidd Kidd, Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks spit a freestyle over the classic instrumental "NY State Of Mind" for Off The Hook Radio‘s Pork and Squirrel. Watch the freestyle above.
G-Unit On The Breakfast Club
G-Unit been getting busy on the interview circuit. In addition to their 35-minute sit down with Hot 97 for Ebro In The Morning, they headed over to the competing radio station Power 105.1 for a Breakfast Club interview with DJ Envy, Charlamagne Tha God and DJ Envy. Young Buck is missing from this group interview (although he can be found in the Hot 97 one), but we do hear from the not-often-heard Lloyd Banks about the G-Unit beef, among other things.
Jahlil Beats "The Making of the 'Hot Nigga' Beat" Video
Philly native Jahlil Beats broke out a few years back when he made some beats for hometown homie Meek Mill, but lately, he's experienced some unprecedented notoriety for a beat he made over two years ago. Originally given to Lloyd Banks for a track called "Jackpot," the instrumental has seen new life in the hands of Bobby Shmurda as "Hot Nigga," and in this video, Jahlil explains how the transfer went down:
Troy Ave Feat. Lloyd Banks "Your Style" Video
Troy Ave Feat. Lloyd Banks
Troy Ave's been making waves in the NYC hip-hop world lately, and his new "Your Style" video tells of his rise to the top. Watch it above. Personifying his city as woman he's spitting game to, Troy tells us how she "likes my style, she likes my flows" and how there "ain't nobody 'round who sound like this." That last line's a little funny because this song's chorus is basically an interpolation of some lyrics from 50 Cent's "In Da Club," but with a co-sign from Lloyd Banks, Troy Ave must feel like the King of New York (circa 2003).
Lloyd Banks Feat. Young Buck "2004 Tim Westwood Freestyle" Video
Lloyd Banks Feat. Young Buck
Tim Westwood releases some rare footage of Llod Banks and Young Buck freestyling on his show back in 2004. How did Young Buck do on this video? Thoughts? Make sure to visit our mixtape section to stream and/or download F.N.O. (Failure's No Option), a tape released by Lloyd Banks on Thursday, October 31st, 2013. It features such cuts as The Natural (Prod by Dot Everything), Failures No Option (Prod by Doe Pesci), Pain In Variety (Prod by Tha Jerm).
Havoc Feat. Lloyd Banks "Life We Chose" Video
Havoc Feat. Lloyd Banks
Havoc and Lloyd Banks link up for the visual to Hav's single "Life We Chose." His album "13" hits store on May 14th.How did Lloyd Banks do on this video? Let us know what you think, folks. Check out the latest video from Havoc, Havoc Feat. Twista "Eyes Open" Video.
Havoc Feat. Lloyd Banks "Talk "Life We Chose"" Video
Havoc Feat. Lloyd Banks
Havoc is dropping a new album, "13," via Nature Sounds on May 7th, and he recently released a single featuring Lloyd Banks, "Life We Chose." In a new interview conducted by Nature Sounds, both rappers sit down and discuss the collaboration.How did Lloyd Banks do on this video? Can you dig it? Check out the latest video from Havoc, Havoc Feat. Lloyd Banks "Life We Chose" Video.
Trav (G-Unit) Feat. Jim Jones & Lloyd Banks "Presidential" Video
Trav Feat. Jim Jones & Lloyd Banks
Trav teams up with Jim Jones & Lloyd Banks for the visuals for his track "Presidential".How do y'all feel about the collabo with Jim Jones, Lloyd Banks? How does this compare to Trav (G-Unit)'s previous work?If you dig this, visit Trav (G-Unit)'s profile for the latest info, news, songs, and mixtapes.
50 Cent Feat. Diddy, Mary J. Blige, Nick Cannon, Lauryn Hill, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo & More "Chris Lighty's Funeral In NY" Video
50 Cent Feat. Diddy, Mary J. Blige, Nick Cannon, Lauryn Hill, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo & More
Chris Lighty's funeral was held in New York City and brought out some big stars, including 50 Cent, Diddy, Mary J. Blige, Nick Cannon, Lauryn Hill, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo & more, all there to pay their respects to an influential music industry insider, Chris Lighty. Lighty passed away suddenly last week, by apparent suicide.Was the inclusion of Diddy, Mary J. Blige, Nick Cannon, Lauryn Hill, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, More a good call? Can you appreciate the bars here?
DJ Suss One Feat. Jadakiss, French Montana, Lloyd Banks & Junior Reid "Behind The Scenes of "Champion" Video" Video
DJ Suss One Feat. Jadakiss, French Montana, Lloyd Banks & Junior Reid
Did you enjoy Jadakiss, French Montana, Lloyd Banks, Junior Reid's contributions to this video? Thoughts? Peep the new visual for DJ Suss.One's DJ Suss.One Feat. Maino & The Mafia "Last Day (Freestyle)" Video. If you dig this, visit DJ Suss.One's profile for the latest info, news, songs, and mixtapes. Check out DJ Suss.One's Twitter.
Red Cafe Feat. Fabolous & Lloyd Banks "The Realest" Video
Red Cafe Feat. Fabolous & Lloyd Banks
How did Fabolous, Lloyd Banks do on this video? How do you feel about the production here? Peep the new visual for Red Cafe's Red Cafe "Shakedown Life Part 1" Video. Hit up Red Cafe's profile page for the latest info, news, songs, and mixtapes. Don't forget to follow Red Cafe on Facebook and Twitter.
Oun-P Feat. Lloyd Banks, Jadakiss and Fred the Godson "What Chu Talkin Bout" Video
Oun-P Feat. Lloyd Banks & Jadakiss and Fred the Godson
How do y'all feel about the collabo with Lloyd Banks, Jadakiss, Fred the Godson? Can you dig it? Check out Oun-P on They Shootin , featuring Mickey Factz. If you dig this, visit Oun-P's profile for the latest info, news, songs, and mixtapes. Remember to follow Oun-P on Twitter.