• "PRhyme Time" Remix Contest For Royce Da 5'9" & DJ Premier's "Courtesy"
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    Music fans rejoiced when news broke that Royce Da 5'9" and DJ Premier were teaming up to create PRhyme, a rapper-producer duo as well as the title of their debut album together. With Royce's undeniable wordplay and Premier's adaptation of music from Adrian Younge's catalog and signature scratches, hip-hop enthusiasts are in for a treat, when the album drops on December 9th.  Before then,...
  • Astro Reveals "Computer Era" Release Date, Album Cover & Tracklist
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    After several years of releasing his music for free to the fans, Astro is finally set to make his commercial debut next Tuesday, December 2nd. Titled Computer Era, the EP is set to feature appearances from Bishop Nehru, Nathaniel, Flash Gordy, Spade, and Noelle Flores. Boi-1da and branUn DeShay handle production duties amongst a host of up-and-comers that Astro wanted to highlight. In...
  • Listen To Iggy Azalea's "Reclassified"
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    Iggy Azalea's debut album The New Classic just took home the AMA award for "Best Rap/Hip-Hop Album" last night (whatever that means), and today she's ready to let fans hear the re-release of The New Classic, Reclassified. The new album contains several new records, including the lead single "Beg For It," as well as other recent leaks like "Iggy SZN," "Trouble" with Jennifer Hudson and...
  • Classic Rotation: Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde
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    Pharcyde's Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde was released 22 years ago today on November 24, 1992, through Delicious Vinyl Records. Produced almost solely by former group member J-Swift (local producer LA Jay and SlimKid3 co-produced the track "Otha Fish" after J-Swift left the group after a falling out), the album is still hailed by critics and hip-hop heads as one of the best alternative hip-hop...
  • Artists Give Thanks & Give Back For Thanksgiving
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    Thanks to the omnipresent social media, we often hear directly from the celebrity source. Whether its an artist's opinion on a recent game, a TV show, or what they ate for dinner last night, artists keep their fans in the loop 24/7. On holidays like Thanksgiving, this is no different. Rappers let fans know exactly what they're thankful this year, as we lead into a New Year. Some...
  • Chief Keef Drops Four New Mixtapes On YouTube
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    With Chief Keef's new-found freedom, all rules are going out the window. The rapper has been dropping a lot of leaks lately, but he's topped all of those by uploading four new mixtapes to his YouTube today. There aren't any tracklists or credits listed, so it'll be a bit of a guessing game when you listen. We'll update you once/if tracklists arrive. For now, we've got a stream of a Crashing...
  • Stay Sober: Rappers Who Don't Smoke Or Drink
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    Drugs are everywhere in hip-hop. Whether they're mentioned on the radio, seen in music videos, or smuggled into concerts, drugs are pretty much unavoidable in the genre. Weed, lean, pills, coke, booze, shrooms, you name it, dope's not to hard to find. Many rappers, like Juicy J or Lil Wayne, have made it clear in their music that they love getting fucked up. Despite the popularity of drugs in...
  • B.o.B Talks Ferguson, "New Black" Mixtape & Fourth Album
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    Since breaking through in 2010, B.o.B has kept himself busy to say the least. The Atlanta artist demonstrated his versatility on his debut album, The Adventures Of Bobby Ray and has continued to pump out projects since, releasing two more albums and a slew of mixtapes over the next 3 years. Despite putting out his No Genre 2 project earlier this year, the Bobby is not slowing down in any way,...
  • Top-10 All-Time Active NBA Players
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    The NBA’s been abuzz with talk of players’ legacies and status among the all-time greats recently. It all started a couple weeks back when Dirk Nowitzki  passed Hakeem Olajuwon on the all-time scoring list, but hit a fever pitch more recently: Grantland’s Zach Lowe penned an in-depth opus about career legacies, and why Chris Paul shouldn’t be judged for his lack of rings; Vince Carter...
  • Tyler, The Creator Calls "Shady XV" "Ass"
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    Eminem's new two-disc album, one disc consisting of new records from Shady Records and the other a 'greatest hits' compilation, has been out for four days now and it's already been dissected and reviewed by critics and fans alike.  Tyler, the Creator has been vocal about his love for Eminem in the past, and when Em dropped Marshall Mathers LP 2 he didn't hesitate to offer his opinion,...
  • Hashtagged Hotties 8: Girls To Follow On Instagram
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    Looking to spice up your Instagram feed? We have you covered. In our latest edition of Hashtagged Hotties, we've compiled a list of 8 beautiful women you can follow right now! Check out our gallery of vixens featuring Johaniet, Beautiful April, Amy Markham and more. We've also included the Instagram link to each model, so make sure to click follow if you like what you see!...
  • J. Cole Announces "2014 Forest Hills Drive" Album, Releases Artwork
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    There was some speculation made earlier today that J. Cole would be releasing a new album before the year was out. Those predictions have been confirmed. Now available for pre-order on iTunes, 2014 Forest Hills Drive is officially slated for a December 9th release date, putting Cole head-to-head with Lil Wayne's Tha Carter V. No word yet on what music is going to be make the LP, but the iTunes...
  • Stream Wu-Tang Clan's "A Better Tomorrow"
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    Wu-Tang Clan released the thought-provoking title track "A Better Tomorrow" yesterday, and slightly less than a week before the album is expected to drop, Warner (the Germany branch of the label, for whatever reason) has released an official album stream for it. The album can be pre-ordered on iTunes here, and you can peep the full 15-song tracklist below before pressing play. A Better...
  • Top 10 Hip-Hop Dance Trends
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    Hip-hop dance crazes have become a huge part of our American mainstream culture. These dances, like the “Shmoney Dance” and the “Wobble” have gone viral due to sites like YouTube, Vine and Vimeo streaming artists’ videos containing them. People all over the world are able to view these dances, learn them and spread the word by teaching others. It’s amazing how...
  • 10 Essential Flume Tracks
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    Flume is one of the most exciting figures in dance-music culture, and it isn't even because he wants to be there. The Australian producer has carved his niche in the beat scene by making tunes big enough to get main stage approval. Not an easy task inn 2014.  Real name Harley Streten, Flume is only 23 this month, but has already worked with the likes of Lorde and Disclosure to bring his unique...
  • Shady Records Plans To Drop Huge Mixtape In Support Of "Shady XV"
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    Eminem and his team at Shady have really stepped up their efforts in the roll-out of their compilation double-disc album, Shady XV. Rightly so, as the album celebrates 15 years of Shady Records. After giving us a cypher with Slaughterhouse, Yelawolf and Eminem, plus some short black and white cartoons, we'll be getting one more piece of content presumably before the album arrives on Monday: a...
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