Puff Daddy Leads An All-Star Lineup For Notorious B.I.G. Tribute Show
Perhaps it has to do with the name change, but Puff Daddy has been teasing a reunion tour on radio shows recently. Now that tour is coming to fruition and will kick off with an incredible lineup of artists at a show in Brooklyn on May 20 – one day before Christopher Wallace would have turned 44.
Stream Sheek Louch's "Silverback Gorilla 2"
Sheek Louch's Silverback Gorilla 2 had quite the extensive rollout. You might recall that all summer he dropped freestyle after freestyle while promoting the album, and he's kept the leaks, sometimes off the album and sometimes not, coming consistently since the summer months have worn off. Today we finally get to hear the entire album, which is stacked with appearances from Pusha T, A$AP Ferg, Swizz Beatz, Ghostface Killah, Fabolous, Jadakiss, Joell Ortiz, Styles P, Raheem DeVaughn, Trae The Truth and more.
Sheek Louch Announces "Gorillaween" Mixtape
Prolific LOXsmith Sheek Louch has been pimping his Silverback Gorilla 2 mixtape for months now, but today he announced that before he drops that he'll drop his Gorillaween mixtape on Halloween.
Ticket Giveaway: See The LOX Live In Brooklyn
Next Thursday, April 2nd, The LOX will be hitting Brooklyn venue The Wick for a show with Skyzoo, DARK, Chris Rivers & Nino Man, and we're hosting a ticket giveaway so you can go for free. Tickets can be purchased here, but follow the instructions below for the chance for free admission.
The LOX Announce "3rd Sermon" Mixtape, Dropping At Midnight Tonight
Jadakiss, Styles P and Sheek Louch just released their EP The Trinity: 2nd Sermon last week (stream it here), and now the trio's announced that they'll be surprising us tonight with a third installment, arriving in mixtape form.
Ghostface Killah Announces European Tour Dates With Sheek Louch
Ghostface Killah is constantly wrapping up a tour and starting another, so it seems. Today the Wu-Tang Clan affiliate announces a European string of tour dates, for which he'll be joined by New York staple Sheek Louch. The tour, presented by Clockwork Music, kicks off today in Dublin, Ireland. From there, they'll head to Paris, London, Glasgow and more. More dates are expected to arrive for the months of August and September, so stay tuned. If you're located overseas, peep the tour dates below, and the flyer in the gallery above.
The LOX Release New EP "The Trinity" Without Warning [Update: Stream The EP]
Beyonce seems to have spearheaded a trend with her preemptive album drop last week. In the early hours of the morning, both Angel Haze and The LOX dropped new projects without warning.