NEWBIES CONFUSE ESCO AND ESCO
During his performance at SXSW, Nas premiered an unreleased track he was featured on with J. Dilla over instrumentation made by legendary Stones Throw producer, Madlib. The track, titled “Sickness”, was announced to be releasing off of a new Dilla compilation titled The Diary, which planned to show more of Dilla’s rhyming skills outside of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Netflix is set to air a new Hip Hop centered series titled The Get Down. The program was developed by Baz Luhrmann. The director of Romeo + Juliet and The Great Gatsby spoke about the 70’s themed show during a panel at the Tribeca Film Festival. Entertainment Weekly reports Luhrmann revealed Hip Hop legend Nas is heavily involved in the project. [ALSO… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was not the only guest to take part in the Run The Jewels performance at Coachella this year. Killer Mike and El-P also got their Mass Appeal Records boss Nas to grace the stage during the set. The Hip Hop legend ran through his classic cut “Made You Look.” [ALSO READ: Bernie Sanders… Read more »
As the saying goes, “You don’t know where you’re going until you know where you’ve been.” Here is a look at notable events that took place in Hip-Hop culture this week from years past. If you’re having trouble viewing this Stackerdecks post: Click Here
(AllHipHop News) J Dilla fans rejoice. The late production master’s unreleased album The Diary is set to arrive this week. The Detroit legend’s revived company PayJay teamed with Mass Appeal Records to drop the posthumous musical effort. [ALSO READ: Dr. Dre Plays Unreleased J Dilla Song In Latest Episode of ‘The Pharmacy’] The Diary was originally set for… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It has been nearly 15 years, but the classic battle between Nas and Jay Z is still brought up in discussion to this day. Recently, Fat Joe spoke with ThisIs50 about his part in the beef, and the Terror Squad leader expressed his frustration over Esco eventually joining Hov at Def Jam without… Read more »
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(AllHipHop News) The legacy of the late Chad “Pimp C” Butler has been immortalized through books such as Julia Beverly’s Sweet Jones: Pimp C’s Trill Life Story and the posthumous album Long Live the Pimp. The UGK member’s story is now being told through a new online documentary. [ALSO READ: Check Out Pimp C’s New Song “B*tch… Read more »
As the saying goes, “You don’t know where you’re going until you know where you’ve been.” Here is a look at notable events that took place in Hip-Hop this week from years past. If you’re having trouble viewing this Stackerdecks post: Click Here
N.O.R.E.: I WANT TO SEE AN “ASIAN EMINEM” AND A “MEXICAN NAS”
SEE HOW RAPPERS CELEBRATED EASTER!
ICONIC HIP-HOP PHOTOGRAPHER UNVEILS NEW PHOTOS!
NAS AND ERYKAH CELEBRATE VANS SKATE CULTURE
#SXSW: CHECK THIS TEXAS SIZED PIMP C TRIBUTE!