Tech N9ne Breaks Down "Hood Go Crazy," "Fuck Food" & More Of His Mainstream Collabos
With a new album on the way, led by the massive single "Hood Go Crazy" featuring B.o.B and 2 Chainz, Tech N9ne continues to tap into the powers of the mainstream in ways most underground artists aren't able too.
Tech N9ne Announces "Band Of Psychos" Tour
Tech N9ne found himself amid mainstream rap stars today on Forbes' annual Hip-Hop Cash Kings list. The decidedly underground rapper pops up on their list at #16, earning $8 million. Considering how much this guy tours, it's kind of unsurprising. With that being said, here goes a slew of new tour dates from the Strange Music head.
Tech N9ne Talks Visiting Lil Wayne In Jail, Losing A Jay Z Feature, & Devil Worship
Tech N9ne is getting ready to drop his new album Something Else, tomorrow, so the eccentric rapper stopped by Power 105's The Breakfast Club to talk about the project as well as working with Lil Wayne, almost getting a Jay Z feature, and the rumor that he is a devil worshiper.
Tech N9ne Announces "Independent Grind" Tour With Freddie Gibbs [Update: Tour Dates Added]
Tech N9ne is ready to go back on the road, and this time, surprisingly enough, he's taking Freddie Gibbs with him. The tour, "Tech N9ne's Independent Grind Tour" will visit more than 70 cities, with affiliate Krizz Kaliko, Jarren Benton and Pysch Ward Druggies. The complete set of tour dates haven't been announced at this point, but according to HipHopDX they're coming soon.
Tech N9ne Announces "Tech N9ne Live 2014 Tour"
It seems like every other day we get a new tour announcement from Tech N9ne. Dude never stops touring, which is one of the main reasons he landed so high on Forbes' Hip-Hop Cash Kings list this year (#16). After announcing a "Band of Pyschos" tour in September, which is a tour that features Tech backed by a live band, Tech will follow that tour with a jaunt across the Mid-West. He's announced today a 9-date "Tech N9ne Live 2014 Tour."
Tech N9ne Announces "Calm Before The Storm" Tour
Tech N9ne only just wrapped up the Independent Powerhouse Tour back in May, and he's already announcing another set of dates for the fall. As usual, its an ambitious trek, spanning 50 dates between September and October. The tour kicks off September 8th in West Des Moines, wrapping up Halloween night in Columbia.
Tech N9ne Says He Wants To Work With Eminem & Get Beats From Kanye West
We recently heard Tech N9ne go crazy (and spit super fast) on Hopsin's "Rip Your Heart Out," which is just one of several collaborations the two rappers have done together.The same day "Rip Your Heart Out" dropped, we hit up DJ Skee's Skee Live show and got to talk to Tech about his music and who else he'd like to work with in the rap game. Tech Ninna revealed a desire to work with the self-proclaimed "Rap God" and fellow lyrical rapper, Eminem.
Vote: Which Album Are You Buying Today?
Midnight was busy, as albums impacted from J. Cole, Ab-Soul, Post Malone, Tech N9ne, The-Dream, CJ Fly, Hodgy, Charles Hamilton and Lloyd were all released (am I missing anyone?). There's a lot to digest then, you'll have your ears full until the New Year-- and hopefully longer than that if it's not just going in one ear and out the other.
Tech N9ne Reveals New Release Date For "Something Else" & Tracklist
Tech N9ne has kept fans waiting for his new album, Something Else. The album was originally supposed to drop on June 25th, but perhaps due to the whole June 18th album releases Tech pushed his back so it'd get more coverage?
First Week Sales Revealed For Tech N9ne's "Something Else"
Tech N9ne has had a long career, which took him through many major label deals, but since going independent the rapper's popularity had been steadily growing.
Standard & Deluxe Cover Art Revealed For Tech N9ne's "Something Else"
Tech N9ne is preparing to releases a new album, Something Else, on June 25th.The Strange Music rapper revealed the artwork for both the standard and deluxe versions of the LP today. Check out both versions in the gallery above.Listen to the final version of his single "B.I.T.C.H." featuring T-Pain here.
Lyrics Of The Week: July 12-18
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics 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 quite sure about will be bolded.
Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Tech N9ne & Mac Miller To Headline Soundset Festival 2013
The line-up for the sixth annual Soundset Festival has been announced. The festival is presented by Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents and features a slew of ranging hip-hop acts.
Tech N9ne Announces "Something Else" Canadian & U.S. Tour
Tech N9ne is kicking off a big tour in conjunction with his album, Something Else, which is slated for release on July 30th. The "Something Else" Tour will reach Canada and the United States. The Canadian tour kicks off August 15th in Toronto, Ontario, and wraps up after fifteen tour dates in British Columbia on August 31st. The U.S. tour dates launch on September 5th in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and go through til October 30th for a homecoming show at The Midland Theatre by AMC in Kansas City.
Top Tracks Of The Week: July 22-28
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out and left room for discussion. This edition features Childish Gambino, Nipsey Hussle, Tech N9ne, and more! Take a look at the list in the gallery above, and feel free to let us know your own favorite tracks in the comments.
Lyrics Of The Week: June 28 - July 4
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked (with the exception of Jay-Z's recent "leaks"). This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.