Posts Tagged: A$AP Rocky

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Kendrick Lamar, Wu-Tang, Chris Brown, & More To Perform At Summer Jam XX

(AllHipHop News) The line-up for Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2013 concert has been announced, and the list of artists scheduled to appear includes some of the hottest acts in Hip-Hop and R&B. TDE’s Kendrick Lamar will continue his year-long run of success at the annual event. He will be joined by a host of New York… Read more »

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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 »

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Mixtape Stream/Download: Peter Rosenberg Presents “New York Renaissance”

(AllHipHop News) Hot 97 Morning Show co-host and admitted Hip Hop nerd Peter Rosenberg, along  with Ecko Unltd release the new mixtape, New York Renaissance. Nearly all of the burgeoning New York MC’s and producers of the past few years are featured on the mixtape. The list includes, but is not limited to, Action Bronson, A$AP Rocky, Joey Bada$$,… Read more »

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A$AP Rocky To Headline Fresh Island Festival In Croatia

(AllHipHop News) A$AP Rocky’s rookie year is continuing to gain prosperous steam. After his Long.Live.A$AP album debuted at #1 and his “F*cking Problem” single went platinum, the Harlem rhyme spitter will be performing at his first headline show in Europe. On Thursday (July 11th) Pretty Flacko will headline the Fresh Island Festival in Croatia a day after… Read more »

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A$AP Rocky Talks About Hip-Hop and ‘The Gay Thing’ In New Interview

(AllHipHop News) A$AP Rocky is one of the hottest rappers in the industry right now. His latest album Long.Live.A$AP landed at number one on the charts and since then he has become a fixture at fashion shows and mainstream media outlets, but despite all that success the Harlem native continuously has to addressed one area of criticism… Read more »

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All Hail The King: MTV Names Kendrick Lamar The Hottest MC of 2012 + VIDEO

(AllHipHop News) MTV and the “braintrust”(debatable) convened for their annual piss-off-hip-hop-awards Hottest MC’s list and crowned the Compton-bred MC, Kendrick Lamar as the hottest MC of 2012. Kendrick’s ability to translate intricate lyricism into chart success a catalyst for his selection according to the “braintrust”.  “Swimming Pools (Drank),” hit #1 on the Rap Songs chart. “Every time you listen… Read more »

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Juelz Santana Comments On The Rise Of Harlem’s A$AP Rocky and Azealia Banks

(AllHipHop News) At the turn of the century the Dipset crew rose from Harlem, New York and became one of the most successful groups in rap history. Cam’Ron, Jim Jones, Freekey Zekey, Hell Rell, J. R. Writer, 40 Cal, and a young emcee named Juelz Santana became the faces of Harlem Hip-Hop as songs like “Oh Boy,”… Read more »

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Action Bronson, Bruiser Brigade And A$AP Rocky Team Up With Scion AV Open Mic [Video]

When you hear the word “Scion,” cars are likely to come to mind first, but in an effort to use their globally recognized brand to help develop other endeavors, Scion has created the Scion AV Open Mic concert series. Scion AV’s Open Mic series has been bringing monthly free shows featuring strictly the hottest current… Read more »

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Ball So Hard: Dr. Dre and Lebron James on Beats Partnership, Playlists and Workouts

(AllHipHop News) ESPN the Magazine brought together the best basketball player in the world and arguably the greatest producer in Hip Hop’s history for its “The Music Issue” edition. The issue, which hits stands Feburary 18th reveals that Lebron James was actually the first person to test out the Beats by Dre headphones prior to the… Read more »

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Rapper A$AP Rocky Trounces Competition To Land #1 Album In U.S.

(AllHipHop News) Rapper A$AP Rocky’s full-length album Long.Live.A$AP is the #1 album in the country today (January 23). According to Neilsen SoundScan, A$AP Rocky’s debut album moved 139,000 copies in its first week in the stores, easily besting the closest competitor, which was children’s album Kidz Bop 23. Kidz Bop 23 managed to sell 78,000… Read more »

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Who’s Master P Gunning For With ‘Rappers in Dresses’ and ‘Skateboarding Gangsters’ Disses?

(AllHipHop News) Veteran rapper and business mogul Master P stirred up controversy this weekend when he released his new track “Brick To A Million,” which will appear on his upcoming mixtape Al Capone. The opening lines of the song begins with the New Orleans native saying, “new n*ggas wearing dresses/f*ck it, I ain’t scared to address… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: A$AP Rocky Reminisces On Squeezing Rihanna’s Butt At MTV Awards

Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky quickly set Twitter ablaze when he fulfilled the dreams of men everywhere and squeezed Rihanna’s butt at the 2012 MTV VMAs. The two were onstage performing Rihanna’s single, “Cockiness”, when A$AP Rocky finished his guest verse, came over to the Bajan singer, and grabbed a handful of her derriere. For the… Read more »

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A$AP Rocky Announces Chopped And Screwed Remix Contest For “LongLiveA$AP” Single “Goldie”

(AllHipHop News) A$AP Rocky is giving up and coming musicians the opportunity to remix the current single, “Goldie,” from the Harlem native’s highly-anticipated debutalbum, LongLiveA$AP.  To celebrate the success of the Hit-Boy produced record, Rocky and TalentHouse.com are accepting entries in the form of “chopped and screwed” remixes, where two winners will eventually be chosen and awarded… Read more »

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Full Lineup Revealed For Austin’s Three-Day “Fun Fun Fun Fest”; Run-DMC, De La Soul, A$AP Rocky And More On Bill

(AllHipHop News) Several days after it was announced that Run-DMC would be reuniting at this November’s 7th annual Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas, organizers have revealed the event’s full lineup. In addition to the reunion of Rev Run and DMC, who have not performed together in over a decade, Fun Fun Fun Fest… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Is Soulja Boy On Bath Salts? Rapper Says He Wants To Eat SpaceGhostPurrp’s Face

Fading rapper Soulja Boy has inserted himself into the A$AP Rocky/SpaceGhostPurrp feud, and has taken the side of A$AP Rocky, going as far as calling the Miami producer a “p*ssy” and even threatening to eat his face. Huh, where they do that at? Check out a series of threatening tweets that Soulja Boy sent to… Read more »

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