Lupe Fiasco's career has had been through many phases. The rapper started out as a nerdy outsider with a skateboard, later developing into a more dynamic conscious rapper, before putting out crossover album, and then bouncing back by diving headfirst into protest music and conspiracy theories.
Lupe Fiasco takes on a new position today, with the announcement of his involvement in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The rapper can now add Music Director to his resume, as he takes on the job for the U.S. Soccer World Cup campaign.
Earlier this week, Lupe Fiasco shared new artwork for his single "Mission," which officially drops tomorrow on iTunes. But because of the world wide web, we're able to get the track as soon as it became Monday, May 19th in New Zealand. Listen to "Mission" right now.
Earlier this year, Young Thug and Bloody Jay came together to form Black Portland, and it now looks as if Lupe Fiasco and producer Symbolyc One will be claiming some international territory, with the announcement of their upcoming project, Black Vietnam.
As reported by the Chicago Tribune, 17-year-old emcee RondoNumbaNine, whose real name is Clint Massey, has been arrested on murder charges stemming from the fatal February shooting of dispatch driver Javan Boyd.
There's no slowing down Lupe. After hitting us with a slew of records this past week, including “Snitches”, "Snitches 2”, and “DopeBoysAtAllStarWeekend”, the Chicago emcee returned on Monday night for yet another release for fans.
It appears Lupe is in the giving mood this week. After releasing his Ty Dolla $ign-assisted single “Snitches” on Thursday night, and “Snitches 2” shortly after, the Chicago emcee decided to start our weekends off with yet another release.
Well here’s a nice treat for Lupe fans. In matter of two hours, Lupe decided to release the sequel to his newly released single “Snitches” featuring Ty Dolla $ign. The Chicago emcee delivers a nice melodic flow on this one while spittin' bout them #drogas over the SX-produced beat.
While we wait on new cuts from Lupe Fiasco's anticipated album Testuo & Youth (all we've heard thus far is "Old School Love") he's decided to give us an ignant look with "Thot 97." This follows up the more conscious "Piru Blues" which was a throwaway from his 2012 release Food & Liquor II: The Gr
Check out Piru Blues, the latest track from Lupe Fiasco, which dropped on Wednesday, December 25th, 2013. Lupe Fiasco's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Piru Blues has further strengthened that fact.
Lupe Fiasco has been in the news for some bizarre reasons this year-- from getting a tomato thrown at him, to writing a mystery novel on Twitter, so it's always good to hear some updates about his music.