• Classic Rotation: Snoop Dogg's "Doggystyle" 20 Years Later
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    In 1993 West coast Hip Hop was at the top of its game. Suge Knight, The D.O.C, and Dr. Dre had formed the now infamous record label Death Row Records. The new label had released Dre’s album The Chronic (1992) to huge fan fare, solidified G -Funk as a proper Hip Hop style (sorry Too $hort), and were quickly becoming the most important players in the game. So what was left to do? Release perhaps...
  • Lyrics Of The Week: November 15-21
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    Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars 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...
  • Hottie Vs. Hottie: Who's Hotter Jhene Aiko Or Cassie?
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    Jhene Aiko and Cassie have both had big years. Cassie dropped the well-received Rockabyebaby mixtape back in April, and Jhene is fresh off of releasing her debut EP, which debuted at number 8 on the Billboard chart this week. The new-school R&B-ers have certainly proved themselves as musicians, but the question we're asking today is who's hotter? Check out full galleries from both beautiful...
  • Lamar Odom Raps About Using Drugs & Cheating On Khloe In Bizarre Freestyle
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    Lamar Odom has been working out with a trainer in Long Island, and has some serious interest from both the Clippers and Lakers if he can show that he's in shape, and not using any illicit substances.  Of course this follows a tumultuous summer for Odom where reports of him using drugs like crack surfaced, and he had been mostly MIA from his family and wife Khloe Kardashian.  Now TMZ has...
  • Review: Yo Gotti's "I Am"
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    “I am the struggle. I am the hustle. I am the city. I’m the pot in the kitchen.” Yo Gotti raps on the title track of his latest album, I Am. The self-proclaimed king of Memphis has been involved in the trap game for a while now, and he has much to share, telling stories through out his new album, I Am. Gotti‘s strong southern influence is clearly shown throughout the...
  • Jordan 12 Gamma Blue Release Date
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    The Air Jordan 12 "Gamma Blue" is scheduled to drop on December 26th for $170. This will be the second Gamma Blue release of that week for Jordan Brand, with the highly anticipated Gamma Blue Jordan 11 dropping just days earlier. Gamma, Gamma, Gamma.The Jordan 12 GB features a black nubuck upper with leather overlays in classic Jordan 12 fashion. Red makes its way onto the shoe in the form of...
  • Man Claims James Harden Punched Him After He Said "Kobe Owns Your Ass"
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    A man in California is suing Rockets guard James Harden for allegedly punching him in the face. The man, Barak Golan, claims that a couple weeks ago Harden was in a car driving to a nightclub in Hollywood when he rolled down his window to speak to some fans.  At that time, Golan used the opportunity to talk some trash and told The Beard that "Kobe owns your ass!" According to the lawsuit, this...
  • Kanye West Leaves Nike, Joins Adidas For Yeezy 3s
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    Even Kanye West has had enough of the Red October Nike Air Yeezy 2. The always controversial rapper confirmed at his Yeezus show in New York that he has committed to Adidas. Yeezy will team up with the Adidas Y-3 line to form the "YEEZI", with an "i", clothing and sneaker line.Will resale prices on the Adidas Y-3 "Yeezi" line be as outrageous as the Nike Air Yeezy's? Time will tell. Just hoping...
  • Waka Flocka Reveals Rap EDM Album "Flockaveli Psychotics" To Drop Next Year
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    Waka Flocka has not been shy about his support of the EDM genre, he's even touring with electronic DJ Steve Aoki at the moment. We caught Waka on a day off in L.A. and got a quick update on what it's like to tour with Aoki, Flockaveli 2, and his EDM rap album.  Waka doesn't reveal many details about Flockaveli 2, which has been delayed until 2014, but he does say, "I wanted to go back...
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Nov. 14-20)
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    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week features Tyler, The Creator, Danny Brown, A$AP Ferg and more!
  • Kickasso Makes LeBron X "Duck Dynasty" Customs
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    Customizer Kickasso gave the Nike LeBron X a West Monroe, Louisiana vibe with this "Duck Dynasty" custom. The outrageous t.v show made famous by their wild Uncle Si, is the inspiration behind this woodsy camo custom. The Nike LeBron X "Duck Dynasty" features orange laces, accents and air unit to keep you safe while looking stylish on your duck hunt. 
  • Drive Slow: 25 Rap Records About Cars
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    For rappers, having a dope ride is more than just a mode of transportation. Yes, it does mean no more riding the bus. But purchasing a brand new whip is symbolic of their rise to the top. Bugattis, Chevrolet Impalas, Aston Martins, and more luxury vehicles come with a hefty pricetag. If you can afford it, you’re probably living the life. Plus if you've got a nice whip, the ladies will...
  • Jordan 1 Mid Black/Gym Red/ Gold
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    The Air Jordan 1 Mid in Black/Gym Red/Metallic Gold is available now at select Jordan accounts including Caliroots for $150. The upper is predominately constructed of a black tumbled leather with metallic gold donning the toe box, swoosh, and ankle collar. Red helps the sneaker pop as it outlines the swoosh, handles the branding, and peaks out from underneath the white midsole. Lastly, a true...
  • Dwyane Wade's Selling His Chicago Condo For $1.8M (Photos)
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    Chicago native, Dwyane Wade is selling the condo he owns in his hometown for $1.8 million.  The 3900 square foot townhome has 4 beds, 3.5 bedrooms, and is located not far from domestic locations such as a Whole Foods about a mile out, and great places for entertaining like V.I.P.'s Gentleman's club less than 2 miles away.  The description from Scarpa Real Estate says:  Fabulous 3900+sf highly...
  • 10 Most Expensive Sneakers At Flight Club, Totalling $33K
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    In todays day in age of the internet and online shopping, you can never be too sure what you're getting until you have it in your hands. This is a particularly scary process for sneakerheads, who often pay well over retail for sneakers via the internet.Thankfully, stores like Flight Club exist. Albeit, their 80/20 consignment makes prices a bit higher than usual, the peace of mind that you're...
  • Talk Yo Shit Kanye: The "Yeezus" Experience
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    With the Yeezus tour back in full swing (albeit several dates cancelled), Ye is back to his usual antics, and that's a good thing. The Yeezus tour is far from your average hip-hop show, as those who have attended know. The event is cinematic and theatrical, with actors coming on stage (including one dressed as Jesus) through out the show, Ye ranting, and fans generally rejoicing. We attended the...
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