N.O.R.E. Helped Drake & 40 Clear DMX Sample On "VIEWS"
Word just got out that DMX is working on a new album that will apparently feature Swizz Beatz, Kanye West, and Dr. Dre. The news comes shortly after DMX made headlines for making a surprise appearance on Drake's VIEWS, as two of his classic tracks were sampled on "U With Me?", produced by 40 and Kanye West.
Curren$y Almost Died One Time Drinking Lean With Lil Wayne
It is a well-known fact that Curren$y's drug choice of is marijuana. He leaves the lean to the "lean professionals," like Lil Wayne. But sometimes, you drink lean by accident. During his appearance on N.O.R.E.’s Drink Champs podcast, Curren$y told the story of the time of he accidentally drank way too much lean on Lil Wayne's tour bus.
There's A Lot Of Rap On The "Entourage" Soundtrack
Entourage always featured plenty of hip-hop in its plotlines. It provided the debut of Kanye West's "Good Life," this classic 50 Cent gif, and of course, the entire Saigon story arc.
N.O.R.E. To Drop "Noreaster" On 4/20, Reveals Tracklist & Cover Art
N.O.R.E.'s name change to P.A.P.I. appears to have been very short-lived. The rapper has announced a new project today, which adapts his OG name Noreaga in an Easter-appropriate way, thus, Noreaster. The new mixtape will arrive on the most joyous of days, 4/20, which also happens to be Easter Sunday this year.
Penalty Recordings Relaunches With Sony RED
Penalty Recordings is back. The label, well known for housing the likes of N.O.R.E., The Beatnuts, Crooked Lettaz and Lord Finesse, will now be known as Penalty Entertainment, relaunching in partnership with Sony RED. The label has ironed out a multi-year distribution deal with RED, and will be lead by it's original founder and CEO, Neil Levine. “We’re focused on artist development, talented new producers and musicians who will be here many years down the road,” Levine said in a statement regarding the new partnership. "We want the superstars of tomorrow today.”
N.O.R.E. Announces Release Date For New Capone-N-Noreaga Album
All the way back in March 2013, N.O.R.E. called in to Sway In The Morning to announce that he and his old partner in crime, Capone, were about to start working on a new album. Today, over two years later, we've learned that the album is "done and handed in," courtesy of another N.O.R.E. appearance on Sway's show.
Capone-N-Noreaga Announce Reunion & New LP
N.O.R.E., although now known as P.A.P.I., will still be reuniting with Capone under their Capone-N-Noreaga alias. N.O.R.E. called up Sway In The Morning to announce that the two rappers are getting back into the studio very soon and will be working on a new album.
Stream N.O.R.E.'s New Album "Noreaster"
With 4/20 falling on Easter this year, N.O.R.E. decided to combine both events into one album concept, titled Noreaster.
N.O.R.E.'s Good Belt Gang To Release Compilation "Resource Room" [Update: Stream The Project]
With N.O.R.E.'s ensemble, the Good Belt Gang, releasing tracks left, right and center for the past few months, we have been keenly anticipating their compilation, Resource Room. On February 11th, he will be releasing the Good Belt Gang project in full.
Stream N.O.R.E. & Militainment's "DRINKS" EP
N.O.R.E. & the Militainment have been prepping the release of their DRINKS EP for months, and now its finally here.
N.O.R.E. Releasing "Student Of The Game" Sequel
With his new album, Student Of The Game, not even being on store shelves for 24 hours yet, N.O.R.E. has already announced plans to release a sequel to the project with Student Of The Game 2: Dyslexia.
N.O.R.E. Announces "Student Of The Game" Album Release Date
N.O.R.E. now known as P.A.P.I. recently announced a new album, Student of the Game, and followed up with the single "Fowl Niggaz" the other day.
Listen To Snippets From P.A.P.I.'s (N.O.R.E.) "Student Of The Game" Album
Official album snippets have been revealed for P.A.P.I.'s upcoming Student Of The Game album. The impressive list of features includes Pete Rock, Large Professor, Pharrell, Raekwon, Swizz Beatz, Pusha T, Busta Rhymes, French Montana, 2 Chainz, Scarface, Lil' Wayne, Tragedy, Havoc, Jeremih, Tech N9ne and more. Peep the track list below, and below that you can listen to the album snippets and his latest single with Pharrell. Who's looking forward to this project?
N.O.R.E.'s Next Solo Project Will Be His Last
After a long and storied career, N.O.R.E./P.A.P.I. is working on his next project, Melvin Flint 2, but feels he's reached the end of the road and is planning on taking a backseat as a solo artist following the album's release.
N.O.R.E. Reveals Tracklist For "Student Of The Game"
N.O.R.E., aka P.A.P.I., is gearing up for the release of his sixth studio album titled Student Of The Game. With an April 16th release date quickly approaching, Noreaga decides to reveal the tracklist and features for the upcoming project.