ALBUM REVIEW: FREEWAY’S “DIAMOND IN THE RUFF”
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MIXTAPE REVIEW: FREEWAY’S “FREEDOM OF SPEECH”
Born and raised in the gritty streets of Philadelphia, by age 15, Japhia Life found himself sitting in a crack house, focused on living out his street dreams. Even though it was rough at times growing up, Japhia says he seemed to always find his escape in music. Weaving charisma with true stories has proven… Read more »
PHILLY IS CRANKING OUT REAL HIP-HOP – ENTER “THE DREAM SEQUENCE” OF A TRIO ON THE RISE!
PHILLY BATTLE CHAMP RONE TELLS CANIBUS TO GET HIS SKILLS UP AND THEN COME SEE HIM!
In the latest creative burst from the city of Brotherly Love, Dice Raw, the longtime writer/collaborator for The Roots, releases a trailer for his upcoming “The Illest” single. The surprising mash-up of a Nicki Minaj sample with the imagery of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and other “ill” Black leaders, leaves fans anticipating… Read more »
BEANIE SIGEL & BLACK THOUGHT WERE ONCE “THE CRASH BROTHERS” – IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!
RYSHON JONES ISN’T YOUR AVERAGE PHILLY MC…GET THE SCOOP ON HIM HERE!
EVEN IN PRISON, BEANIE SIGEL WAS THE STAR OF THE SHOW! WATCH HIM ANNOUNCE HIS LATEST HUSTLE…
WATCH EXCLUSIVE VIDEO OF BEANIE SIGEL ANNOUNCING HIS NEW EMI DEAL!
MEEK MILL IS THE “BOSS” OF THE WARNER SOUND AT SXSW – CHECK THE VIDEO!
Rating: 7.5 / 10 After a quick play of Young Gliss’ latest project, to say that he is a rookie would be “technically” accurate due to his sudden exposure, but misleading all the same. In any case, the newest 14-track outing from the Philadelphia MC has him showcasing his skills for a little less than… Read more »
SXSW HAD TONS OF NEW TALENT IN 2012 – MEET YOUNG GLISS FROM PHILLY!
VIDEO: THE ROOTS HOST A SPECIAL DAY – AND NIGHT – TO RAISE FUNDS FOR PHILLY GIRLS IN NEED!
THE ROOTS’ BLACK THOUGHT & QUESTLOVE TEAM UP TO FIGHT CHILDHOOD OBESITY IN PHILADELPHIA!
DICE RAW OF THE ROOTS INVITED US TO PHILLY FOR A RAP HISTORY LESSON!
THE ROOTS’ BLACK THOUGHT IS DEVELOPING A NEW GROUP…MEET “THE WURXS!”