(AllHipHop News) San Francisco-based MC Aesop Rock‘s first album in five years, Skelethon, was officially released today (July 10) on Rhymesayers Entertainment, and made available to both fans and listeners in a preview format exclusively on YouTube. Aesop Rock was hailed as “Indie Rap’s wordiest wordsmith” by Rolling Stone, and his Skelethon, which was officially announced at… Read more »
R&B singer Ray Lavender is hard at work on his debut album, releasing something new, it seems, every week. Now, he’s back with “Hustla”, a Hip-Hop and R&B-infused record that’s still smooth enough to get the ladies to listen. Check out the audio for “Hustla” below: And, here’s the latest visual – a video for… Read more »
BIG HUTCH RELEASES STATEMENT ON THE DEATH OF ABOVE THE LAW GROUP MEMBER, KMG
(AllHipHop News) Following his recent re-emergence and highly praised performances at the Essence Music Festival and last weekend’s BET Awards, D’Angelo has announced that he will co-headline the upcoming “Liberation Tour” with nine-time Grammy Award-winning singer, Mary J. Blige. The pair have only revealed details for four East Coast dates; however, more are expected to… Read more »
This Chris Brown vs. Drake potential pay-per-view fight seems to be growing some legs. Not only did the boxing promoters raise the offer from $1 million for the loser to $5 million for the losing party and $9 million to the winner of the match, but now we hear that they are offering Floyd Mayweather,… Read more »
B2K singer Raz B is back in the news again. This time he claims he had a near tragic accident in his hotel room in China. The singer is in China on tour, and claims that he fell into a glass door in his hotel room, slicing his wrist wide open. You can check a… Read more »
RUN-DMC ANNOUNCES FIRST SHOW TOGETHER IN OVER 10 YEARS!!
Kanye West performed a sold out show at the Revel Resorts in Atlantic City on Friday night, and took the opportunity to blast gossip website MediaTakeOut for making up lies about him. West even threatens to smack the writers in the face. Check out what he said below: “If you have something to give the… Read more »
MEEK MILL SETTING A LABEL UP?!
Happy Tuesday, my talented trailblazers! Welcome to a new day and a new opportunity to do it better! Today’s Daily Word is dedicated to giving! For many years, there has been a big misconception that has been plaguing our society. For a very long time, we were being told that “a closed mouth doesn’t get… Read more »
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ALBUM REVIEW: FRANK OCEAN’S “CHANNEL ORANGE”
STALLEY IS WORKING ON A NEW EP FOR THE STREETS! PEEP THIS!
GOT A LOT OF WEIGHT TO LOSE? BARSTARZZ HAS SOME TIPS FOR THE JOURNEY
FRANK OCEAN UPS RELEASE DATE TO NOW!
CELEBRITIES GET IT IN AT THE 2012 ESSENCE MUSIC FESTIVAL!
Yesterday my compadre illseed told you all about The Game punching 40 Glocc and video taping it. Well, now 40 Glocc has spoken out and is saying that he was jumped by 10 of Game’s boys and didn’t fight back because there were guns pointing at him. 40 called into TMZ and has challenged The… Read more »
R&B superstar Usher has had an up and down year filled with high’s and low’s. From the high’s of releasing a new album and killing it at the BET Awards to the low’s of going through a public divorce with his ex-wife Tameka Raymond and most recently a custody battle. Now the star has another… Read more »
TALIB KWELI WORKS TO KEEP FANS SATISFIED WITH UPCOMING “ATTACK THE BLOCK” MIXTAPE
We, as the movie-going public, are officially 11 days away from having our beloved Batman trilogy come to a close under director Christopher Nolan. Since we’ve been covering the film’s visual treats for the past several months, it is only right that, with less than two weeks until we get to witness “the legend end”… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center is set to open on September 28 with a high-profile Jay-Z concert, and the center has announced two additional performance dates on September 29 and 30 for the multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award-winning rapper and mogul. “Jay-Z is Brooklyn and is the definitive artist to open Barclays Center,” said Barclays… Read more »
THE NEWS BOYS SUE THE NEW BOYZ OVER THE NAME!!
WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO BROOKLYN HIP-HOP FEST’S BUSTA RHYMES CONCERT & AFTER-PARTY
R&B singer and former Floetry member, Marsha Ambrosius, is back on the grind – and in the studio – working on her sophomore solo follow-up to 2011’s Late Nights & Early Mornings. Ambrosius’ solo album debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200, with 96,400 copies sold in the first week, and yielded two well-received singles,… Read more »
BEHIND THE SCENES VIDEO: BROTHER ALI & JAKE ONE TALK “MOURNING IN AMERICA AND DREAMING IN COLOR”
DOWNLOAD NEW RELEASES FROM CASSIDY, TRICK DADDY, AND CHARLES HAMILTON
HIP-HOP RUMORS: IS 50 CENT TURNING HIS BACK ON G-UNIT?
Nasty Nas recently revealed that he knew right away that he wanted to use Kelis wedding dress for his next album cover, after she cleaned him out and left only the dress for him to discover. Well, there was something else that crossed Nas’ mind when he saw the dress – burn it! Check out… Read more »
Earlier this week, Harem rapper Jim Jones was tweeting lyrics from his “60 Rackz” remix featuring Lil’ Wayne and Cam’ron – and some of the lyrics appear to be taking a few shots at Rick Ross and his correctional officer past. Illseed told you about this song a few days ago, because it also contains… Read more »
40 GLOCC EXPLAINS ALTERCATION WITH GAME!