It’s been over a month since Kendrick Lamar shook the Rap world to its very foundations with his verse on Big Sean’s “Control”. If you have been hiding under a rock and have not heard the song, Kendrick claims the title of King of New York while appearing to take shots at J. Cole, Big K.R.I.T., Wale, Pusha T, Meek Mill, A$AP Rocky, Drake, Big Sean, Jay Electronica, Tyler, The Creator and Mac Miller. Rappers from every section of the globe bolted to their Twitter accounts and their soundproof studio booths to respond to the Compton native’s jabs. Some applauded Kendrick for giving rap a much needed shot in the arm, while others took things a bit more personally and made response records. Read More
Hov releases the official visual for his “Holy Grail” single with JT off Magna Carta Holy Grail. Directed by Anthony Mandler.
Just Blaze & Baauer finally roll out the full video for their “Higher” collabo featuring Jay Z. Directed by Nabil.
Hov comes out for a surprise performance of “Tom Ford” at the wifey’s show at The Barclays Center last night.
Hova sits down with Rap Radar’s Elliott Wilson before last weekend’s concert at Yankee Stadium. Jay speaks on a number of topics including his Magna Carta Holy Grail album, the future of hip-hop, Trayvon Martin and more. Catch the second part of the interview after the jump. Read More