The South links up on David Banner's "My Uzi." Banner and Big K.R.I.T. team up to take on an old Banner cut ("Suicide Doors" featuring the legendary UGK) which is convenient given the Southern tinged themes and obviously the two rappers on the track. The chorus even samples Pimp C's "My uzi weight a ton" line from the OG track. Listen after the jump.
Vince Staples is not only one of the best young rap talents emerging right now but he's also a confident young man with great viewpoints. Lat night Staples made an appearance on "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore", sitting in on a panel alongside comedians Mark Yard and Gina Yashere. They discussed whether or not they'd vote for an unmarried presidential candidate, and if there's a prejudice against single people. "Most of the people in my generation who want to get married aren't allowed to get married," Staples pointed out. Also, Staples' album Summertime '06 is out June 30 via Blacksmith/Artium/Def Jam. Check out the video after the jump.
Kap G is joined by heavy hitters T.I. and David Banner for a remix of "La Policia." The track was unveiled earlier by FADER and both T.I. and David Banner chimed in to discuss the track. You can read their statements right here. And check out Kap G's "La Policia" remix after the jump.
On January 30th, Suge Knight was charged with murder and attempted murder regarding his alleged involvement in a deadly hit-and-run outside of Tam's Burgers near the 1200 block of West Rosecrans Avenue in Los Angeles. Knight reportedly struck three men with his vehicle. He allegedly injured two of them and killed a third, Terry Carter. TMZ has recently obtained the full video of Suge Knight's fatal hit and run. You may watch the graphic video after the jump. TMZ writes of the video, "We blurred the portion where Terry is run over ... it's just too gruesome."
Undoubtedly the part of the annual BET Hip Hop Awards that hip-hop heads prefer: the cyphers. And thankfully you didn't have to sit through the entire award show in order to watch every single cypher from the show as BET has graciously made the videos available to watch online. There was a total of six cyphers this year, ranging from Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang to Papoose to Kevin Gates and Loaded Lux to Snoop's Army with Murda Mook to Vic Mensa. We've conveniently posted each cypher for you to watch after the jump. Enjoy.