Logic’s debut full length studio album Under Pressure is out today and to celebrate the kid does what he does best: spit bars. And that’s precisely what the 24-year-old rapper from Gaithersburg, Maryland did in this video from BET’s The Backroom. Check out the flames that is Logic’s freestyle after the jump.
The 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards have wrapped up and though we’re sure you’d rather be watching the cyphers the live performances aren’t that bad. And this year BET brought out the big guns of the modern era, including Bobby Shmurda, Young Thug, Rich Homie Quan, and Migos. Perhaps the biggest takeaway during this was that the young stalwart from the ghettos of East NY, Brooklyn Bobby Shmurda closed the event with his hit single “Hot N***a”, an incredible feat for someone who literally blew up over the summertime. Check out the live videos after the jump.
The second BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher is here. This one here features noted battle rappers T-Rex, Goodz, Tsu Smurf, & Rain 910. All four deliver fire bars. But which one was the best? That’s for you to decide. Check out the video after the jump.
Vic Mensa appears on BET’s The Backroom program and rips the mic for three minutes straight. Stay woke and make sure you check out Vic’s INNANETAPE.
Chance talks independent pushing, musical roots of hip-hop, and hitting the tour circuit with Eminem. ChIraq stand up.
Hope everyone had a safe and happy New Year. The good folks over at BET did, as two of the new faces of Hip-Hop joined 106 & Park for their annual celebration. Up top is Rocky, down bottom is where you’ll find James. Read More
In this BET Music Matters webisode Stalley performs in Portland, then links with Wale, Dom Kennedy and Demarcus Cousins and Thomas Robinson of the Sacramento Kings the next day before performing at UC Davis, Oakland and San Francisco back to back. Read More