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Why Eminem’s “Monster” Isn’t As Bad As It Looks On Paper

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On the surface, “The Monster” seems like a felicitous title for yet another collaboration from Rihanna and Eminem; a match made in hip-hop hell that we first encountered three summers ago. (more…)

Video: Vic Mensa — “The Backroom Freestyle”

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.

Video: Crooked I — “Against All Odds”

Crooked I releases a video for the Snaz-produced “Against All Odds.” Directed by Bassel “Base” Naaman. People gotta stop biting Pac’s track titles, man.

Action Bronson & Party Supplies — “Blue Chips 2″ (Artwork)

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Bronsonelli reveals the cover art for his Blue Chips sequel with Party Supplies, which is set to drop Friday. Is that Mark Cuban in the crowd behind the broad lifting her top off? Check out the official trailer for Blue Chips 2 here.

Video: Chief Keef — “That’s It”

Fresh out of jail, Keef liberates the visual for “That’s It” off his Almighty So tape. Directed by Zae. Minimalism, folks.

New Music: Curren$y, Smoke DZA, & Harry Fraud — “The Stage EP”

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Spitta, Kushed God and Harry Fraud come together for a four-track collabo project entitled, The Stage EP. Features include Big K.R.I.T. & French Montana. Tracklisting, download link and stream after the jump. (more…)

Video: Troy Ave — “New York City” (feat. Raekwon & N.O.R.E.)

Troy Ave releases the visual for the title track from his upcoming New York City album, featuring Raekwon and N.O.R.E. New York City drops November 4.

Lloyd Banks — “F.N.O. (Failure’s No Option)” (Tracklist)

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Banks lets go of the tracklist and production credits for his Drama-hosted F.N.O. (Failure’s No Option) tape, set to finally drop on Halloween. Features include Styles P, Vado, and Raekwon. Full tracklisting after the jump. (more…)

Video: Ariana Grande — “Right There” (feat. Big Sean)

Ariana Grande and Sean hit the masquerade ball for the “Right There” visual off Ariana’s Yours Truly LP. Personally, I’m just glad that Lil Cease, wherever he is, is getting a paycheck from this. The Wonderful World of Cease A Leo 2 coming soon. Maybe.

Video: Drake Explains Why He Hasn’t Released “Trophies”

Drizzy spills the beans on the Hit-Boy-produced “Trophies,” which he said he had initially written two different hooks for. Drake says he will finish the song and release it soon, along with the “Wu-Tang Forever (Remix)” and a track with YG.

New Music: Omarion — “Love & Other Drugs”

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Omarion lets go of another leak from his upcoming Care Package 2 project, set to drop on November 5. (more…)

Video: Action Bronson x Party Supplies — “Blue Chips 2″ (Trailer)

Action Bronson hooks up with director Rik Cordero and Complex TV and drops a hilarious trailer for his Blue Chips 2 project with Party Supplies, set to hit the intranets Friday. Bronsonelli takes it back to May ’95 for this one. 18 years later, we now know why Patrick didn’t dunk that.

New Music: Chinx Drugz — “Feelings” (feat. French Montana)

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The Coke Boys don’t give a f*ck about your feelings, as they so eloquently state on this new track which will appear on Chinx’s upcoming I’ll Take It From Here EP, which drops next month. (more…)

New Music: Young Scooter — “Fresh Outta Jail”

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Putting the “release” in new release, Scooter drops off some brand spanking new music, fresh out the pen. (more…)

New Music: Joey Bada$$ – “My Jeep” feat. Flatbush Zombies, Chuck Strangers & The Underachievers

The Summer Knights EP bonus tracks might be a preview of Joey’s evolving sound, but this one is certainly within their jurisdiction of piano-laced boom-bappery. Nice features, too. That drops today, by the by.

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