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  • Cover of Lil Durk Says He's On French Montana's Next Album
    Fans of Lil Durk and French Montana's "L's Anthem" remix, we've got some good news for you. It appears that the pair will be working together more in the future, as Durk has just revealed in an interview with Vlad TV. 
  • Cover of 50 Cent Says "Street King Immortal" Will Be A "Personal" Album
    Street King Immortal has suffered many pushbacks since its initial announcement, though even with his new Animal Ambition project on deck, it's still lined up for release soon afterward. In an interview with Complex, Fif explained the differences between the two albums.
  • Cover of 10 Chicago Players From The Underground
    In December we cooked up 10 Detroit Players From The Underground. The feature was meant to give you a close look at rappers hailing from the D, who may not be on your radar/the mainstream radar.
  • Cover of Nas Talks About 2014 Album, "Illmatic," And Upcoming "Street Dreams" Show
    Nas is a busy man these days. Rather he's always been busy, but now the legendary rapper is producing a brand new album in addition to co-writing his own autobiographical show, "Street Dreams," for Xbox. He will also produce music for the upcoming show. On the topic of writing the show, Nas says:
  • 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 Fantasy Street Fights: 20 Rapper Match-Ups [Update: Winners Announced]
    Well, shout out Herm Edwards for this one! You guys have been asking us to do a street fight match-up for rappers, so we came through. 
  • Cover of 50 Cent Announces "Animal Ambition" [Update: 50 Cent To Release New Project Soon]
    50 cent is still yet to deliver on the promise of Street King Immortal, but we may be seeing some new music from the NY rapper either way.
  • Cover of Kanye Autographs Yeezy Collection
    While Kanye was interviewing at V103 in Atlanta, he caught up with DJ Greg Street, who just happened to have some old Yeezy's for the disgruntled rapper to sign.
  • Cover of Rich Homie Quan Discusses His Charitable "Feed The Streets" Campaign
    Rising Atlanta, Georgia artist Rich Homie Quan has shown his charitable side this month. In a new interview with Complex, the ATLien revealed that he's bee helping collect food supplies in his native Atlanta.
  • Cover of Kevin Durant Played Pickup Ball At A YMCA Last Week
  • Cover of Lil Kim Announces New Mixtape "Hard Core: Back 2 Da Streetz" [Update: Project Delayed]
    Lil Kim has announced a new mixtape which shares it's name somewhat with her debut album, Hard Core. The cover art for the mixtape, titled Hard Core: Back 2 Da Streetz, also pays homage to her 1996 debut, but replacing Kim on the rug is a white tiger, who is apparently sipping on Ciroc and has a ton of cash.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio October 19- October 25
    As November fast approaches, we're all getting excited to hear Eminem's come-back (we hope) on MMLPII on November 5th. However, October 15th was also an important day for hip-hop, with three of the most dope and underrated emcees all dropping records: Boldy James, Dom Kennedy, and Black Milk.
  • Cover of Young Scooter Announces Release Date For "Street Lottery 2" Mixtape
    Young Scooter was released from prison this past Wednesday, after serving just over six months on a probation violation. Following his release, he's getting right back into the music, having announced a release date for his second installment of Street Lottery.
  • Cover of Young Scooter Released From Jail
    Young Scooter's hype was just starting to grow when he got locked up. The Brick Squad rapper was taken into DeKalb County Jail on April 8th for a probation violation, and actually ended up sharing a cell with his friend and frequent collaborator Gucci Mane while serving his time.
  • Cover of Lil Durk Reveals "Signed To The Streets" Artwork & Release Date [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    After many delays, Signed To The Streets appears to be finally coming out. Durk has released some new official artwork for the tape, and has announced that it will be dropping October 10th.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: September 21- September 27
    Underrated Audio provides you with four tracks from a range of rappers with four quite different sounds. Rappers on today's list are hailing from Inglewood, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Indiana, and each of their tracks is reflective of the environment and area they grew up in.
  • Cover of Kevin Gates Talks Prison, Depression & Choosing Music Over Street Life
    Kevin Gates, a New Orleans, Baton Rouge native, had a tough time leaving the street life alone to focus completely on his music. It's a feat he seems to have finally accomplished though, but his troubled past is still well-documented in his lyrics.
  • Cover of Soulja Boy Removed From Airplane For Refusing To Cooperate w/ Flight Attendants
    As reported by the irreplaceable TMZ, it seems Soulja Boy was removed from an American Airlines flight last night after "causing a pre-flight scene". After a flight attendant asked all passengers to take their seats, Soulja apparently refused to do so, and was subsequently dealt with. 
  • Cover of 50 Cent Speaks On Long Delay For "Street King Immortal"
    50 Cent has been teasing fans with his fifth studio album, Street King Immortal, for quite some time now. At one point 50 started releasing singles, including the stand-out track with Kendrick Lamar, "We Up," but since then he's fallen back once more.
  • Cover of DJ Drama Announces "Quality Street Music Part 2"
     With the success of last year's Quality Street Music album, DJ Drama has decided to do another one, as he confirmed earlier today with MTV. 
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: May 7-13
    You know how it goes. We've grabbed some of the tracks we thought were overlooked this past week, and placed them all in one place (here) for your enjoyment. This week it really is about rappers that are overlooked (apart from Party Next Door, who is not a rapper at all).
  • Cover of DJ Whoo Kid Speaks On 50 Cent's "Street King Immortal," Reveals New Eminem Feature
    As 50 Cent's Street King Immortal album release draws closer, DJ Whoo Kid revealed to Montreality that he has heard a bunch of new "ridiculous" material and has even heard a new Eminem feature. Shady and Fif previously collaborated with Adam Levine for the song "My Life", which was released back in November.W
  • Cover of 50 Cent Speaks On Present Day Hip-Hop Vs. Earlier Era & "Get Rich Or Die Tryin'" Vs. "Street King Immortal"
    50 Cent has seen a lot of trends come and go within hip-hop, and the most current one seems to be the 'hipster.' In a new interview, 50 spoke on the differences between his era of hip-hop and now, and what's changed.
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