That Eminem is executive producing the soundtrack for upcoming boxing film "Southpaw" came as a pleasant surprise. His lead single "Phenomenal" went hard.
For those of you late in the game, after premiering this past winter at Sundance, the documentary “Fresh Dressed” is now available to the public.
If Biggie Smalls were still with us, today he would have been 43 years old. The influence of the rapper is still seen throughout rap to this day, and it's hard to imagine just what he could have accomplished if he hadn't met his senseless death back in 1997.
Unfortunately, a fair amount of talented hip-hop artists have passed away over the years. There's no easy way around it, but fame and fortune sometimes take the ultimate toll on an individual.
Vince Staples is fast gaining a reputation as one of the most provocative, humorous, and insightful voices in rap. In a new interview with TIME, he continued to burnish his status as the most intelligent troll in hip hop.
The hip hop crew is an essential part of success. Whether big or small, every rapper has an entourage.
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Listen to Everything to Me (Official Remix), the new track by Monica featuring Notorious B.I.G. & Missy Elliott which was dropped on Friday, April 23rd, 2010.
Listen to Hypnotized (Tags), the latest track from Max B., featuring 2Pac, Notorious BIG. The cut dropped on Sunday, October 31st, 2010. Max B.'s future brightens with every new release, and Hypnotized (Tags) certainly isn't an exception.
It is common knowledge that the culprits of Tupac and Biggie were never apprehended. But that is no anomaly -- as it turns out, it is extremely common for rap homicides to go unsolved.
Mac Miller's GO:OD AM has been one of the nicest surprises of late, and it's about time these DJs start respecting him as one of the game's top lyricists -- if you disagree, just watch his latest spot on BigBoyTV.
Sprite has always had a connection to rap music. As an advertiser, they were one of the first brands to promote their product with the assistance of rappers, and to specifically target an urban audience in so doing.
Rap has an long-running obsession with food. Even "Rapper's Delight' couldn't resist speaking about grub, and when Wonder Mike dropped these words on the eighth verse of the pinnacle track, it opened up a lane that hasn't shut down since...
It's been 18 years since The Notorious B.I.G. was tragically taken from us, and hip-hop has missed him every single day since. If there's ever been someone who was born to rap, it was Christopher Wallace.
Stream Got Myself A Gun, the newest drop from J. Holiday which features Notorious B.I.G.. The cut was released on Wednesday, May 5th, 2010. Things are looking better for J. Holiday with each new release, which Got Myself A Gun has proven yet again.
Give None Of Them Is You (Remix) a spin - it's a new offering from Young Chris, featuring Notorious B.I.G.. It was dropped on Monday, May 9th, 2011.
Give I Got Myself a Gun a listen - it's a new offering from J. Holiday, featuring Notorious B.I.G.. It was dropped on Wednesday, March 24th, 2010. J.