Perched atop the throne

EXCLUSIVE: Twista’s N.Y.C.'s 'Dark Horse' Album Release

Twista, Chi-Town’s expeditious wordsmith, visited the heart of New York City’s Midtown to celebrate! The occasion– the official release of the Tung Twista’s ninth studio album, Dark Horse. The world-renowned, LQ New York, hosted the event. Boasting everything from Air Maxes to ascots, from Dom Perignon to Dancehall,  an eclectic array of people came out to show… Read more »


Tech N9ne

Tech N9ne Announces ‘Independent Grind Tour 2014’

(AllHipHop News) Lyrical contortionist, Tech N9ne, has announced his upcoming ‘Independent Grind Tour 2014.’ The mammoth tour which begins in April is slated to visit over 70 stateside cities. Reinforcing the three-month tour, the Strange Music juggernaut will be joined by (BGA) Freddie Gibbs, labelmate Krizz Kaliko, the emerging Jarren Benton, and buzzing Rap duo Psych… Read more »



TRY THIS: The 10 Best Beats That Use Strange, Non-Musical Elements

From beat-boxing to Grand Wizzard Theodore developing scratching, it became clear early on that Hip-Hop music was being created by unconventional means.  With Hip-Hop continually reinventing sounds from samples and various DJ techniques, it was inevitable that production would evolve to the point where beats could be made by incorporating entirely non-musical elements. Rap is… Read more »