WATCH: BROOKLYN HIP HOP FEST’S 2012 KICKSTARTER VIDEO
(AllHipHop News) In its third year, the Toronto-held “October’s Very Own Festival,” which Drake has headlined since its creation, will feature performances from A$AP Rocky, The Weeknd, and 2 Chainz. Drake tweeted the news out last night: “OVO Fest August 5th. A$AP Rocky, 2 Chainz, The Weeknd, Drake. A special night we’ve created for the greatest… Read more »
FLICKS: ALLHIPHOP.COM’S HOT 97 SUMMER JAM PHOTO GALLERY!
(AllHipHop News) Detroit born and raised rapper Boldy James, cousin of Cool Kids producer/rapper Chuck Inglish, has struck a deal with Decon Records for one album exclusively produced by the Alchemist. The two developed a chemistry while working on the Alchemist’s recent project Russian Roulette, when the duo got to work in Alchemist’s Los Angeles… Read more »
AN INSIDER’S LOOK AT HOT 97’S SUMMER JAM: SECRET MEETINGS, PLUS ARTIST REACTIONS TO YMCMB BAILING AND MA$E’S SURPRISE APPEARANCE
(AllHipHop News) Grammy-Award winning rapper and actor Common is taking over NBATV’s Twitter account tonight for coverage of the NBA Western Conference Finals tonight (June 5). Starting at 7:45pm ET for Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals (#WCF) between the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder, Common will provide his own analysis on… Read more »
THE JURORS ARE DELIBERATING JIMMY HENCHMAN’S FATE; ACTOR MICHAEL K. WILLIAMS COMMENTS ON THE TRIAL!
RANDOM SUMMER JAM RUMORS!
HOT 97 SUMMER JAM WAS FULL OF HITS…AND ONE BIG MISS! CHECK OUR RECAP!
IS DIDDY’S DIRTY MONEY DONE? KALENNA GOES SOLO AND WE WERE THERE FOR THE LISTEN…
(AllHipHop News) With last week’s festival announcement including names like Nas, Slick Rick, Immortal Technique, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, and a heap of others, Guerrilla Union and Rock the Bells have loaded this year’s roster by adding DMX, Eve, Jadakiss, Future, and Pusha T to the 2012 lineup. According to a press release, “Four-time Platinum selling artist DMX… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) This past weekend, it was revealed that several members of the Wu-Tang Clan are set to appear in the new ODB biopic film, Dirty White Boy. Despite claims that all of the members of Wu-Tang would be in the new flick, the GZA who was also ODB’s cousin, has confirmed that he will… Read more »
CEDRIC MUHAMMAD OFFERS HIS THOUGHTS ON WHY KILLER MIKE IS SUCH A DANGEROUS MAN
Smooth Jazz instrumentalist Brian Culbertson is prepping his upcoming album, Dreams, and he’s got some pretty cool features, too. On the album, he spotlights R&B voices Noel Gourdin, Vivian Green, and Stokley Williams of Mint Condition, all of whom provide a few vocals throughout. When you press play on this record, you’re immediately required to… Read more »
BIG K.R.I.T.’S LONG-AWAITED MAJOR DEBUT IS HERE – CHECK THE “LIVE FROM THE UNDERGROUND” REVIEW!