Breaking Down the Beat: Just Blaze Speaks on Producing with Baauer; Breaks Down “Higher” and “Harlem Shake”

Just Blaze is hustling and he’s making moves in circles that Hip-Hop enthusiasts were unaware of. He’s down with the controversial Baauer, who crafted the unlikely hit song, “The Harlem Shake.” Recently multiplatinum super-producer, know to his mother as Justin Smith, spoke with Lee Hawkins of The Wall Street Journal about his new songs ”Higher”… Read more »



2013 Hot 97 Summer Jam Festival Village Stage Lineup Announced

(AllHipHop News) Minor league or not, Hot 97 has provided upcoming artists a showcase at Summer Jam before the main stage performances since 2004. Previous Festival Village performers include Kendrick Lamar, Nina Sky, Big K.R.I.T., T.O.K., A$AP Rocky and others. Check out the lineup for Hot 97’s 2013 Summer Jam Festival Village Stage: Action Bronson… Read more »



J. Cole Wants To Compete With “White Folks” For Album Of The Year Grammy

(AllHipHop News) “I’m trying to compete with the white people,” said Roc Nation emcee J. Cole during a recent interview with Hartford’s Hot 93.7. The “Power Trip” rapper was speaking on how he want his upcoming album, Born Sinner, to be a competitor for the Grammy’s coveted “Album of the Year” award and not settling for just… Read more »