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Posts Tagged: Jay-Z
NICKI GOES AFTER JAY, KOOLADE HAS BEATS, GAY PITTSBURGH RAPPER DISSES MAC AND WIZ!
(AllHipHop News) Just when you thought Jay-Z’s sphere of influence couldn’t get any bigger, the Marcy Projects-bred rapper is again reaching new ground, as his lyrics were recently quoted in the halls of the United States Congress. From his hit song, “99 Problems”, Republican Congressman from Florida, Alan B. Williams inserted lyrics into a debate… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Rap superstar Jay-Z will treat to fans a free concert this summer in the UK. Jay-Z will headline Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend, which takes place in Hackney Marshes. The show, which is expected to draw over 100,000 people, will also feature performances from Tinie Tempah, Florence and The Machine, Leona Lewis, Flo Rida,… Read more »
We are hearing rumors that the “2012 Hip Hop Honors” will be cancelled this year. Late last year, an inside source told us that the Honors would return – but it looks like those rumors have been squashed. Our source revealed that they were trying to put the show together for 2012, which would be… Read more »
Hailing from Boston, Massachusetts, The Dean’s List members Sonny Shotz, Mik Beats, and DJ Mendoza have been creating a unique sound and style of music since the moment the three got together in a studio. The outcome of their time resulted in their first mixtape, The Drive-In, which was released last year to much acclaim… Read more »
(Week Ending On 3/6/12) Debuting at #3 is Kid Cudi and Dot Da Genius’ WZRD (G.O.O.D./Universal Republic) project that sold just over 70,000 units despite the public outcry from the Cleveland native that his label massively undershipped the album. It appears that although the numbers are nowhere near his previous debuts, Man On the Moon and Man On the… Read more »
JAY-Z TO STREAM HIS SXSW CONCERT LIVE ON YOUTUBE – CHECK HERE FOR DETAILS
A LOT OF THINGS WOULD BE DIFFERENT IF BIGGIE HADN’T MET HIS EARLY DEMISE! HERE A JUST A FEW!
CAN JAY-Z & EM TAKE SXSW OVER THE TOP?
(Week Ending On 2/28/12) After her passing, both the legacy and music of the beloved Whitney Houston lives on. This week, Houston became the first singer to have three albums simultaneously chart in the Top 10. Whitney’s Greatest Hits (RCA) came in at #2 after selling just under 170,000 copies in the past week while… Read more »
IS DMX “CRAY”??? WE SAY, NO WAY!!! CHECK HIS LATEST “THOUGHTS” ON HIS PEERS!
“What do you believe in Heaven or Hell ?/ You don’t believe in Heaven cuz we’re livin’ in Hell” -“Heaven or Hell”, Raekwon and Ghostface Killa While making a surprise visit to WLTI 144FM, last week, Platinum-selling artist, Emperor Nero D, was asked for the millionth time about the rumors that he was a devil… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) As of this past weekend, fans, passer-bys, and anyone interested in purchasing a piece of Hip-Hop history can view the infamous Maybach used in Jay-Z and Kanye West’s music video for “Otis” off of their Platinum-certified album Watch the Throne. The “customized” 2004 Maybach 57, which is currently up for auction and estimated at a… Read more »
Just three years after the infamous altercation between the two Grammy Award-winning singers took place, both artists have reunited on remixes of each other’s singles, while rumors have also been swirling over the past few weeks (months really) that these two are back together and are officially an item. According to RadarOnline, a source very close… Read more »