De La Soul News
- A3C Festival Announces Initial Line-UpJul 9, 2015 at 12:07pmThe annual A3C Hip-Hop Festival in Atlanta is returning this year for its eleventh instalment. The festival isn't until October, but today they've announced their initial line-up, with more artists to be announced in the months leading up to the event. In their first of three announcements, A3C announces performers De La Soul, Rakim, Cam’ron, Dame Dash, Just Blaze, Curren$y & Jet Life, Jean Grae, Cyhi the Prynce Pharoahe Monch, Soulection Executive Team, PNB Rock, The Difference Machine and Kool Keith.
- De La Soul Raised Over $600K On Kickstarter For Their New AlbumMay 2, 2015 at 08:13pmYou may have heard that De La Soul recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund their first album in eleven years. The Kickstarter wrapped up today, and the final tally is in: $600,829 from 11,169 backers.
- De La Soul Launch Kickstarter For First Album In A DecadeMar 30, 2015 at 03:41pmDe La Soul hasn't put out a proper studio album since 2004's The Grind Date. Today, they've announced that they're ready to record their first LP in 11 years, but they'll need your help to put it out. Launching a kickstarter today, the iconic trio are looking to raise $110,000 for their new album, and have offered a few enticing offers to those who donate. For $7,500, you can actually get to appear on a skit for the album, but those who aren't ready to drop that kind of cash, there are plenty of more options to cop autographed vinyl and the like.
- #TBT Mos Def's Early ClassicsJan 1, 2015 at 09:40amYasiin Bey has taken on the role as a hip-hop elder. He speaks on important issues and is often times regarded as a spokesperson for the culture along with cats like Talib Kweli, Questlove, Q-Tip, etc.
- Review: Stalley's "Ohio"Nov 2, 2014 at 01:11pmRick Ross and the Maybach Music Group have taken their time with Stalley. Signed in 2011, the same year as Meek Mill and Wale (who were almost immediately launched in to mainstream eyes), the MC is just getting a proper debut album released.
- De La Soul Will Release Two New Albums And A MixtapeMar 16, 2014 at 03:47pmAmid all the roses, dates, and freestyles, De La Soul had the nicest Valentine's Day gift of all. The rap legends gave literally almost all of their music away for free. The fans loved it and reminded De La Soul that they still have a rabid fanbase that would kill for more music from the trio.
- De La Soul Are Offering Their Entire Discography For Free Download TodayFeb 14, 2014 at 10:00amThat's right, folks - pioneering hip-hop trio De La Soul are offering the dopest Valentine's Day gift any true hip-hop head could ask for. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of their classic debut album 3 Feet High and Rising, they're providing their entire catalogue for free via their official website, for a period of 25 hours beginning at 11AM EST today.
- LL Cool J Announces "Kings Of The Mic" Tour With Ice Cube, Public Enemy & De La SoulMar 19, 2013 at 11:41amLL Cool J is currently preparing his 13th studio album, Authentic, for release on April 30th. In an effort to promote his new project, he announced a monumental tour today, which will put some hip-hops living legends on display.