Roc Nation rapper J. Cole's protégé Bas has spoken out on the hype surrounding his pal after Jay Z presented him his original Roc-A-Fella Records chain and revealed what Jigga gave him.
According to the Dreamville signee, …
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Rap mogul Jay Z is receiving some heat this week courtesy of a New York Post writer who slammed him over a dicey performance alongside wife Beyoncé Knowles-Carter at last Sunday's Grammy Awards.
Instead of sugarcoating her words, writer Naomi Schaefer Riley …
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Maybach Music Group artist Meek Mill balled hard following last weekend's Grammy Awards ceremony as new details on how much he dished out for a Hollywood lion.
According to reports, the Philadelphia native spent just under…
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Bad Boy Records is making headlines this week as reports claim the iconic music label is shutting its operations down for good, however, a company representative has downplayed the buzz.
According to an unnamed rep, there is no truth to the Bad Boy…
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[MIXTAPE] Shell Slugger
The inevitable is the follow up to The Difference mixtape. Slated to be the final installment of the Difference mixtape series, Shell Slugger has put together another great listen for music enthusiast.…Continue
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Rap mogul Jay Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter are reportedly getting in on the house-buying trend with an interest in a Hamptons beach home.
Although Jigga and Bey have not made any purchase yet, reports claim they are …
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Days after calling out her record label, New York rapper Azealia Banks is on a mission to let the world know she is the best female hip-hop artist alive.
Banks jumped onto her Twitter page Thursday (January 30) to proclaim her…
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Amerigo Gazaway's "Yasiin Gaye" to feature "deconstructed samples" of Marvin Gaye classics and Yasiin Bey's "dense raps."
The music of soul icon Marvin Gaye has long served as a source of inspiration for a number of artists who have gone on to sample the late singer on their own records. Among the most recent projects to feature Gaye is the Amerigo Gazaway-created Yasiin Gaye, a work that serves as a mash-up between Gaye…
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The former Rapper Big Pooh is also slated to release a project with Apollo Brown, Quelle Chris and Oddisee.
Big Pooh has signed to Mello Music Group and is slated to release a project with …
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Swizz Beatz calls Nas "the poet of our generation," recalls trying to record 50 songs in one week with the rapper.
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UPDATE: Dates have been announced as Tech N9ne will be joined by Freddie Gibbs, Krizz Kaliko, Jarren Benton and Psych Ward Druggies on his "Independent Grind Tour 2014."
Tech N9ne has announced his forthcoming Tech N9ne’sIndependent Grind Tour 2014.
In an exclusive statement to HipHopDX, …
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Macklemore says Gift of Gab influenced his life.
Macklemore, who has struggled with substance abuse issues in the past, recently spoke about how music influenced his life during an interview which was part of mtvU's “The Other Side” initiative launched by MTVand …
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New York rap duo Prodigy and Havoc have the Internet buzzing this week over their pendingMobb Deep studio album reunion with the release of a new track called "Taking You Off Here."
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After an initial denial courtesy of Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9, the four-member crew have come forward to confirm plans to launch a new reality television show called "The Road To Total Slaughter."
According to Royce, fans can…
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Atlanta rapper Future is back to his music grind weeks after asking for R&B singer Ciara's hand in marriage and announced plans to reveal his sophomore album's release date.
According to Future, the big announcement will go down next…
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Brooklyn rap veteran Talib Kweli is the latest hip-hop artist to voice his opinion on last weekend's Grammy Awards and, notably, the debate over whether Seattle rapper Macklemore deserved to sweep the "Rap" categories.
Instead of bashing Mack for his wins, …
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Louisiana rapper Lil Boosie is reportedly weeks away from being a free man as new reports claim he will be home in time for Valentine's Day.
According to reports, Boosie Bad Azz will finally get his first taste of freedom on February…
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Jay Z mentions his former residence at 560 State Street, which is now for sale, on "Empire State Of Mind."
Jay Z’s former property at 560 State Street in Brooklyn, New York is for sale, according to ny.curbed.com. …
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Bizzy Bone speaks on the fear that comes with being Hip Hop "survivors," says he's still focused on paving the road for new artists.
In addition to serving as one of the members of Cleveland, Ohio rap quintet Bone thugs-n-harmony, rapper Bizzy Bone has also enjoyed a lengthy career as a solo act. The Bone thugs emcee has released well over a…
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Television actress Naya Rivera recently discussed her love for fiancé Big Sean and revealed what social media outlet contributed to her actually meeting the G.O.O.D. Music protégé.
According to reports, Naya and Sean's romance …
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