(AllHipHop News) Last night (January 20), Lupe Fiasco was removed from the stage at Sunday’s StartUp RockOn concert at the Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C., as part of the weekend’s inaugural festivities. In an anti-Obama performance, Lupe Fiasco performed his 2011 track “Words I Never Said,” in what has been described was a 30 min… Read more »
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(AllHipHop News)Last night (January 3), Curren$y performed at the famed SOB’s venue in Manhattan, New York. While Curren$y performed a host of his own personal and fan favorites, he also managed to bring out Styles P, Stalley and Smoke DZA to perform collaborative tracks. Also in attendance to make special guest appearances were Lupe Fiasco, Mickey… Read more »
DON’T FORGET ABOUT THE ‘HOOD: RAPPER/ACTIVIST JASIRI X REFLECTS ON THE FIGHT FOR THE WHITE HOUSE
Media darling Lupe Fiasco stopped by the legendary DBS Sounds in Atlanta a few days ago to sign copies of his new album, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album. The critically-acclaimed album was released on September 25 and debuted at #5 on the Billboard Top 200. After supposedly quitting rap to work… Read more »
VIDEO: LUPE FIASCO SPEAKS OUT ON VOTING IN PHILLY!
Outspoken Chicago MC, Lupe Fiasco knows how to keep his name in the headlines, doesn’t he? Whether it’s admitting that he’s not voting in the upcoming Presidential election, or Twitter beefing with Chief Keef and D.L. Hughley – Lupe makes sure that his opinions are heard. RELATED: Hip-Hop Rumors: Lupe Fiasco In Another Twitter Beef?… Read more »
ALBUM REVIEW: LUPE FIASCO’S “FOOD & LIQUOR II: THE GREAT AMERICAN RAP ALBUM PT. 1”
WOOD HARRIS OF “THE WIRE” ON HIP-HOP HYPOCRISY, TYLER PERRY, HIS NEW FLICK “DREDD 3D”
Someone please revoke Lupe Fiasco’s Twitter privileges. The rapper, who has recently verbally sparred on Twitter with fellow Chicago rapper Chief Keef, is back on his Twitter gangster. RELATED: Hip-Hop Rumors: Chief Keef Threatens Lupe And Lupe Replies! The outspoken rapper has taken aim on comedian D.L. Hughley, who recently criticized the rapper for confessing… Read more »
Originally published at TheGrio.com. In the span of two weeks Chicago-based rapper Chief Keef has been demonized by a variety of media publications. They have attacked the content in his music, his negative image and even his young mother (she’s 32) for being what some have called an irresponsible parent for condoning her son’s erratic… Read more »
Photo credit: Brian Moghadam (AllHipHop News) Lupe Fiasco, has released the tracklist and blacked out on his album art for his new album, Food and Liquor 2: Great American Rap Album Pt. 1, due in stores and on Amazon on September 25. The album cover is pitch black with no title except a mandatory “parental… Read more »
VIDEO: LUPE PREMIERES HIS CONTROVERSIAL “B*TCH BAD” AT RAPFIX ROUNDTABLE
AHH STRAY NEWS: WIZ’S ALBUM ART, MGK’S RELEASE DATE, LUPE’S “LAMBORGHINI ANGELS”
(AllHipHop News) Lupe Fiasco is set to appear next month at his charitable foundation’s 4th Annual Block-By-Block Initiative in Chicago, which launched earlier this week. According to the Lupe Fiasco Foundation website, the “Community Feeding Initiative’s” goal is to feed “at least 100 people daily and target inner-city communities such as Austin, East Garfield Park,… Read more »
Rapper Lupe Fiasco was never one to bite his tongue, so why start now? Lupe was recently interviewed on the Jenny Boom Boom Show on Hot 93.7 and kept it all the way real regarding his thoughts on 2Chainz ft. Kanye West’s new song, “Birthday Song.” Check out what Lupe said about the track below:… Read more »
FLICKS: LUPE, JOHN LEGEND AND MORE AT THE 2012 FIREFLY FESTIVAL
A PREVIEW OF THIS WEEKEND’S BIG FIREFLY FESTIVAL FEATURING LUPE, THE BLACK KEYS AND MORE!
As we all know, music is the universal language to the world, and there is no exception when it comes to Jazz bass-man Ethan Farmer. His resume’ reads like an eclectic discography of music, ranging from Janet Jackson and Hootie & the Blowfish to Lupe Fiasco. Currently touring overseas with New Kids on the Block … Read more »
ACCORDING TO ICE T, PEOPLE ARE MAKING A MOCKERY OF HIP-HOP. HIS “THE ART OF RAP” DOC IS THE TRUTH.
THIS SUMMER IS OFF THE CHAIN WITH MUSIC FESTIVALS! CHECK OUT OUR RUNDOWN HERE!
A$AP ROCKY AND LUPE FIASCO STOP BY RAPFIX LIVE – WATCH HERE @ 4PM
(AllHipHop News) The recent backlash surrounding Grammy Award-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco’s new single, “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)”, may have been unexpected when his first offering from Food & Liquor 2 was released last night (May 21). Pete Rock, who produced “T.R.O.Y.” in 1992 as a dedication to Troy “Trouble” Dixon of Heavy D and the… Read more »
YOUR “HIP-HOP” VOTE IS BEING COURTED AS WE SPEAK…BUT DOES IT MATTER IN ELECTION 2012?
(AllHipHop News) Grammy Award-winning artist Lupe Fiasco has announced that his next album, the highly-anticipated sequel to his 2006 debut Food & Liquor, Food & Liquor 2, will also be a double album release. While speaking to FUSE at the Beale StreetMusic Festival, which took place this past weekend in Memphis, Tennesee, Lupe revealed the news regarding Food & Liquor… Read more »
THE DUMBING-DOWN OF HIP-HOP…WHOSE FAULT IS IT? READ THE EDITORIAL.
SOUNDSET 2012 SOUNDS OFF THE CHAIN! CHECK A VIDEO WITH “30 REASONS” TO BE THERE!
PRE-L.A. RIOTS, HIP-HOP WAS A LOT MORE RADICAL…SO WHAT HAPPENED? READ HERE.
GAME RELEASES HIS DJ SKEE-PRESENTED “CALIFORNIA REPUBLIC” MIXTAPE
At a recent show in Portland, Oregon, Lupe Fiasco announced that he would no longer be releasing mixtapes and that his most recent project, Friend of the People, which was released in November, would be his last free offering. After stating that he’s done “some pretty groundbreaking things” with his mixtapes, Lupe said that “in… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Earlier today (March 5), Complex revealed the lineup and details for the 2012 Soundset Festival which is slated for Sunday, May 27 at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota. The 2012 Soundset Festival, which boasts a lineup of over 40 artists, acts, and groups, is being presented by Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose and will… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Grammy-winning singer Jill Scott has joined up with rapper Pharoahe Monch in the new video for his single “Still Standing” off last year’s Duck Down release, W.A.R. (We Are Renegades). The Terence Nance-directed clip, which depicts a young Monch getting injured and regaining his strength and power, premiered exclusively on the music page of Red… Read more »
THE “KING OF THE STREETS” HAS A NEW MIXTAPE! DOWNLOAD IT HERE!
THE RUMOR QUICKIES IS PACKED TODAY! CHECK IT OUT!
This Just In From Lupe Fiasco: Looks like that cancelled CRS project didn’t totally die. Following a “Breaking News” memo on his Facebook page, the link led to Lupe revealing via on his website that not only is the sequel to his critically acclaimed debut, Food & Liquor, on the way, but so is a… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: LUPE FIASCO BEEFIN’ WITH ATLANTIC AGAIN?!
THE 10 DOPEST VIDEOS OF THE YEAR ARE IN! WATCH & THEN JOIN THE DEBATE!
DEATH ROW TRAGEDY, NAS & DJ PREMIER, THE ROOTS & MORE IN TODAY’S RUMORS!
2011…OH, WHAT A YEAR IT WAS! ALLHIPHOP.COM KICKS OFF “THE 2011 PLAYBACK!”
ARE RAPPERS POLITICAL PRISONERS?
NEW LUPE FIASCO ” AMERICAN TERRORIST III”
NO MORE MAYBACH??? BOW WOW STALLS…FOR NOW! AND MORE RUMORS HERE!