Posts Tagged: De La Soul

De La Soul
2008 VH1 Hip Hop Honors at the Hammerstein Ballroom - Arrivals

Featuring: De La Soul
Where: New York City, NY, United States
When: 02 Oct 2008
Credit: PNP/WENN

De La Soul Comes Out of Nowhere With New EP

Last week, we covered De La Soul’s performance at the National Cannabis Festival in Washington, DC.  Along with the legendary rap group’s long list of hits performed, as well Plug One’s performance of “Excursions” to honor the late member of A Tribe Called Quest, Phife Dawg, De La premiered the single “TrainWreck”, a track that was… Read more »

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De La Soul’s Returning With New Single Addressing The “Redundant” State of Hip-Hop

(AllHipHop News) Influential Hip-Hop group De La Soul has not released any official new material as the original trio since 2004’s The Grind Date album. Pos, Dave, and Maseo are now ready to return to recording, and they will be celebrating their 25th anniversary as group this year by releasing a new song every month. [ALSO READ: EXCLUSIVE: De… Read more »

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CONCERT REVIEW: 5th Annual Akron Showcase Features De La Soul, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Special Ed And More

While many during early September were in Philadelphia for Jay-Z’s Made in America Festival, another event was happening 400 miles away, and it was no less historic. Akron, Ohio was the location for the Fifth Annual Akron Hip-Hop Showcase, and while the city was smaller in size, the show’s impact was not. Put on by… 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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The Gentrification of Rap: Did Hip-Hop Sell Us Out ?

“a.k.a. a sellout /rap definition/get off that boy/change your mission” – “Crossover”, EPMD Although broken glass was everywhere, unemployment was at a record high and 911 was a joke, Clive Saddler’s Sedgwick Avenue neighborhood was not the jungle the media portrayed; it was home and full of promise. But everyday the six o’clock news would… Read more »

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Brooklyn Bodega Announces 4th “Show & Prove Competition” For This Year’s Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

(AllHipHop News) Brooklyn Bodega, the producers behind the 8th Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, have announced this year’s “Show & Prove Competition” where up-and-coming MCs can compete for the opportunity to perform at this year’s festival. The “Show & Prove” competition takes place over the course of three months and consists of three preliminary contests to… Read more »

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DJ Prince Paul’s Hip-Hop Journey Chronicled in Scion’s “iQ Project Museum”

(AllHipHop News) Carmaker Scion recently unveiled their iQ Project Museum, which includes digital exhibits featuring Hip-Hop pioneer DJ Prince Paul, the La Chicano punk scene, and Strata Records. The iQ Project Museum is described as a “rich digital initiative created to preserve cultural movements, moments and musicians that are at risk of being lost.  The first three online exhibits… Read more »

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