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  • Cover of The Hip-Hop Kingdom: Can A Queen Take The Throne?
    As 2013 came to an end, countless voices in music and specifically in the realm of Hip Hop projected that 2014 would be the year of the female MC breakthrough.
  • Cover of Nas Leaked "Illmatic" Prior To Its Release
     Yesterday, REVOLT TV played host to Nas for a discussion surrounding the 20th anniversary of his classic debut, Illmatic. Among other things, Nas revealed that he himself had contributed to the infamous leak of the album before its release date:
  • Cover of Logic Announces "While You Wait" Tour Dates With Castro & QuESt
    Logic just unleashed a big banger, titled "Now", thanks in part to production from 6ix, Arthur McArthur and Swiff D and in part to Logic's fast-paced delivery. The new record came with the announcement of a new Visionary Music Group tour titled "While You Wait."
  • Cover of Stream Que's "Who Is Que" EP
    Que's "OG Bobby Johnson" took off quickly and unexpectedly. Then again, it was probably in heavy rotation within Atlanta before graduating to nationwide hit status.
  • Cover of Questlove To Appear On "Law & Order: SVU" ... As A Corpse
    You read it right, folks - Questlove, The Roots' resident percussionist, historian and DJ, will play the role of a murder victim on an upcoming episode of police procedural drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, which stars veteran emcee Ice-T.
  • Cover of Questlove Blasts Rolling Stone For Removing Drake From The Cover
    Some have sided with Drake when he complained about Rolling Stone replacing him on the cover for Philip Seymour Hoffman, in the wake of his passing.
  • Cover of Nas Speaks About The Possibility Of "Illmatic 2"
    The thought of a sequel to Illmatic would make many a Hip-Hop aficionado shudder, equal in both excitement and nervousness. For good reason, too. Nas' Illmatic is considered one of the greatest Hip-Hop albums of all time by many and some would even consider it sacred.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: January 18- January 24
    This past week we did receive quite a few massive hip-hop records, including a new banger from the Young Money crew, a massive remix of YG's "My Nigga," and a stand-out ScHoolboy Q record "Break The Bank," among other Very Hotttt releases.
  • Cover of Kanye West Covers Interview Magazine, Discusses His Vision w/ Steve McQueen
    Kanye West appears on the cover of the latest issue of Interview Magazine, which includes an exclusive interview between 'Ye and director Steve McQueen (12 Years A Slave, Shame). Throughout their conversation, they discussed Yeezus, racism, the GRAMMYs, the "Bound 2" video and much more. 
  • Cover of Queen Latifah Says That OutKast Are Working On New LP [Queen Latifah Denies It]
    We were waiting on some information like this. Although it's not very official, and it's not from the mouths of Big Boi and Andre 3000 themselves, Queen Latifah suggests that OutKast are working on a new album in a recent interview with Horward Stern.
  • Cover of Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill & Q-Tip Team Up For Hip-Hop TV Show
    It appears as though Leonardo DiCaprio will be teaming up with Jonah Hill once more, following their work together in "Wolf Of Wall Street" with Martin Scorsese. This time though, they'll be partnering with A Tribe Called Quest's Q-Tip.
  • Cover of Review: Beyonce's "Beyonce"
    Beyonce beat the system with the unexpected drop of her fifth, self-titled album, which shocked the internet, the media and music fans alike. Although B's team had recently told us to expect an album soon, (Ne-Yo almost ruined the surprise as well), no one suspected it would happen this soon.
  • Cover of Chief Keef Will Feed & "Clean Up After" Horses For His Community Service [Update: Keef Talks To TMZ]
    ...and Chief Keef thought rehab was horseshit. The Chicago rapper was hit with 60 hours of community service following his arrest for speeding earlier this year, and he's finally got his placement-- at an equestrian center.
  • Cover of Rihanna Has Photo Shoot At Abu Dhabi Mosque, Gets Kicked Out
    Rihanna has been travelling the world while on her Diamonds World Tour, and she's been documenting all her adventures on her Instagram account. Recently that included posing with a slow loris in Thailand, as well as with safari animals in South Africa, and a photo shoot in Abu Dhabi.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Says Queen Latifah "Paved The Way" For Her
    Despite not releasing an album this year, Nicki Minaj is at the top of her game. She's turned in some pretty hard features, and most notably, placed within the top 5 hip hop earners of the year.
  • Cover of Golden State Warriors Play Prison Ball With San Quentin Inmates
    Members of the Golden State Warriors organization took a trip to San Quentin penitentiary to play some "prison ball" with inmates, and this isn't a rare occurrence. Warriors head coach, and NBA legend, Mark Jackson along with assistant coach Brian Scalabrine, General Manager Bob Myers, and assistant general manager Ki
  • Cover of 13 Best Dunk Contest Dunks
    One of the best moments of the NBA All Star Weekend is when either Charles Barkley or Kenny Smith make the call to declare the night is over during the Saturday night Dunk Contest.
  • Cover of A Tribe Called Quest 20 Year Mixtape Anniversary
    20 years ago, A Tribe Called Quest released their "Moreland Marauders" mixtape.
  • Cover of Brother Ali & Immortal Technique Announce "War & Peace Tour" Dates
    Brother Ali and Immortal Technique have announced that they will head out on a 26-date "War & Peace Tour." The tour opens September 5 at the Mateel Community Center at Redway, California and closes out October 5 in New York. The tour includes all four "Rock The Bells" dates.
  • Cover of Producer Mike Dean Confirms Watch The Throne Sequel
    It's hard to believe it's been nearly two years since Jay-Z and Kanye West released Watch the Throne. Last year, Grammy Award winning Hip Hop producer Mike Dean, who was heavily involved in the recording of the album, revealed plans for a sequel, but we hadn't heard much else until today. 
  • Cover of Questlove & Stephen Starr To Open New Restaurant In NYC
    The Roots artist Questlove is trying his hand at a new venture, although one he's very passionate about: food. The Phildelphia native regularly keeps fans updated on Twitter with his latest meal during his travels, and has now turned his knowledge of good food into a business.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Talks About His Drug Addiction & Feud With Consequence
    Joe Budden has had ongoing struggles with addiction. The most recent one came in a relapse in the summer of 2012, where he used the popular drug Molly excessively. In an interview with Fuse, Budden spoke of how friends like Eminem helped him get through his problems, as well as his issues with Consequence.
  • Cover of Justin Timberlake Announces "The 20/20 Experience" Sequel Release Date
    As reported by MissInfo, Justin Timberlake has just announced the release date for the sequel to his chart-topping "The 20/20 Experience" album. He did so via his Instagram account, posting a photo of himself in the studio with the words "The 20/20 Experience (2 of 2) Sept.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of A Tribe Called Quest May Reunite On Record For Q-Tip's "Last Zulu" Album
    While many were disappointed in Q-Tip's lack of material on G.O.O.D. Music's Cruel Summer compilation, they can now expect some new material from Q next year.
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