all sales final. that’s that sh*t i don’t like. in all seriousness though, i’m here to express my deep disappointment and utter shock at the incidents that have taken place these past few months. one of hip-hop’s esteemed live performance artists, chief keef, has repeatedly failed to live up to his top billing at shows across the country. if it were any other average musician, i’d be perhaps less dismayed by the overt delinquency and absenteeism. but frankly where it concerns chief keef, i’ve come to expect a helluva lot more. (more…)
Nipsey gives another taste of what’s to come on his upcoming Crenshaw tape with DJ Drama, dropping October 8. (more…)
Solange takes it back to the H-Town to shoot the video for “Lovers In The Parking Lot” off her True EP. And yes, that’s Bun B electric-sliding around the 2:20 mark.
Kanye and Charlie Wilson go across the pond to make an appearance on Later…With Jools Holland to perform “Bound 2″ off Yeezus.
R&B queen Janelle Monae stops by Power 105′s The Breakfast Club program to speak on her relationship with Prince, The Electric Lady album, working with Big Boi & Diddy, and more.
Termanology hits the bodega and hooks up with N.O.R.E. in the visual for “Judo” which will appear on Termanology’s upcoming GOYA album. The track samples Pun’s classic “100%” record.
Mr. Cee helps the hip-hop community to take a major step by opening about sexual health, positivity, freedom and anti-violence. He has teamed with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation to disseminate this message, and to encourage safe practice among young black men, women and trans people.
Special guests include Snoop Lion, Bun B, RiFF RaFF and, the inimitable, Kathy Griffin. I think the homey’s found his lane.
Stalley premieres his video for “Cup Inside A Cup” off the Honest Cowboy EP with Belly-style visuals. This subtle beat knocks and the lyrics don’t hurt it too much. MMG’s 6th Man might have something on his hands.
Nicely woven tale of the drug game from two vastly different viewpoints. Pusha’s — well — pushing. And K. Dot is observing the substances erode and rule his family at once.
Danny Brown releases the intro to his Old LP, due out September 30. (more…)
Flocka stops by Power 105′s The Breakfast Club program and speaks on Gucci’s latest Twitter rant and arrest.
Pusha liberates one of the more-anticipated cuts from his upcoming, My Name Is My Name album. (more…)
first of all, pause that song title all the way. now, another moment in hip-hop weekday singles release history happened today. jay z, temporarily descended from his throne of art collecting and international-ing, blessed the people (those wicked ingrates) with a verse from on high. and it’s on drake’s new album. reasons why this is major… (more…)
iHipHop Blog Team