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Hit the replies to hear a new song from Danny Brown, "#ExpressYourself."
Jake Jenkins on 04/05/13 - 11:16 AM
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Shop" has set the record for the longest running #1 song on Billboard's "R&B/Hip-Hop" chart at 12 weeks. The previous record was held by DJ Khaled's "I'm On One," which stayed at #1 for 11 weeks back in 2011.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Shop" picks up a 12th week atop Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, setting the mark for the longest-running No. 1 rap song in the chart's history. DJ Khaled's "I'm On One," featuring Drake, Rick Ross and Lil Wayne, previously held the record with 11 weeks in 2011 and is the only other rap song to post double-digit weeks at the top.
Joe DeAndrea on 04/05/13 - 10:34 AM
You can watch Drake's new video for "5 AM In Toronto" in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 04/02/13 - 10:13 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Linda Ferreira on 04/01/13 - 01:25 PM
Azealia Banks will be releasing her new single and music video "Young Rapunxel" on April 16th. The track is from her upcoming Interscope debut Broke With Expensive Taste.
Jake Jenkins on 03/28/13 - 03:58 PM
In a recent interview with XXL, Schoolboy Q hinted that he, Danny Brown, A$AP Rocky, and Ab-Soul may be forming a supergroup.
Jake Jenkins on 03/27/13 - 06:16 PM
Shad has revealed that his new record, Flying Colours, is very close to being finished.
Inspirations for the disc include, "Kyle Mooney, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Eli Stone, Queen/Spadina, Grandview Calvary Baptist Church, my friends, my family, 30 Rock, We Are the City, Tolstoy, good weather, and the idea that trying is worth it even if you fail."
Deborah Remus on 03/25/13 - 03:02 PM
Head to the replies to hear a new Shady Blaze song titled "Rest In Peace R.J." The song is dedicated to his newborn son who passed away last week.
Jake Jenkins on 03/25/13 - 02:42 PM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 03/25/13 - 10:08 AM
Killer Mike has revealed that he is currently working with El-P for R.A.P. Music II, the follow up to 2012's excellent R.A.P. Music. He also says he has enlisted beat maker Harry Fraud to help out with production for I Pledge Allegiance To The Grind IV. Mike says both albums should be "finished and ready for 2014."
Jake Jenkins on 03/22/13 - 06:48 PM
Head to the replies to stream a new Schoolboy Q song titled "Yay Yay."
Jake Jenkins on 03/22/13 - 02:59 PM
Wale will release his new album, The Gifted, on June 25th. Check out a video announcement in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 03/20/13 - 01:21 PM
Atlantic Records has signed Canadian hip-hop artist Classified. Listen to his breakout hit, "Inner Ninja," in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/20/13 - 08:31 AM
Hit the replies to hear a new Danny Brown song titled "Kush Coma." The album version will feature A$AP Rocky.
Jake Jenkins on 03/19/13 - 01:55 PM
You can stream Kendrick Lamar's remix of "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe," (which features a verse from Jay-Z), in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 03/18/13 - 11:30 AM
Check out a new Beyoncé released a new song called "Bow Down / I Been On" in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 03/18/13 - 03:20 AM
It looks like Duality, the debut from Captain Murphy (aka the hip-hop project of Flying Lotus), will soon be available on vinyl.
Chris Collum on 03/17/13 - 11:26 PM
Lil Wayne is currently hospitalized.
Sources say there's evidence Wayne went on a Sizzurp binge after being released Wednesday, because doctors found high amounts of codeine in his system.

Update: Mack Maine just tweeted, "Wayne is alive and well! We watching the Syracuse game...thanks for the prayers and concern..he will update you all soon." However, TMZ also just updated with, "Wayne's mother is currently on a plane flying to Los Angeles -- and we're told all major decisions about Wayne's health (including the decision to discontinue life support) will not be made until she arrives."

Update #2 (06:39 PM): Lil Wayne's twitter account just tweeted, "I'm good everybody. Thx for the...
Jason Tate on 03/15/13 - 06:18 PM
Lupe Fiasco released a new song about Jonylah Watkins, a 6 month old shot 5 times in Chicago on Monday. The song is a reimagining of her life and how she would have grown up and what she would have become if she were not killed. You can listen to it in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 03/15/13 - 12:12 PM
You can stream a new Lil Wayne song, titled "Rich As Fuck" (feat. 2 Chainz), here.
Drew Beringer on 03/13/13 - 09:01 PM
You can watch the video for Earl Sweatshirt's new song, "Whoa," in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 03/11/13 - 10:53 PM
Earl Sweatshirt will be releasing a new song tonight at 9 PM PST.
Drew Beringer on 03/11/13 - 12:41 PM
Hit the replies to see the video for a new Big K.R.I.T. song, "R.E.M." The song is from his upcoming mixtape, King Remembered In Time, due out "as soon as it's finished."
Jake Jenkins on 03/11/13 - 11:30 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 03/11/13 - 10:20 AM
Check out a video of Earl Sweatshirt performing new material off his upcoming new album, Doris, in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 03/08/13 - 12:19 PM
You can stream a new Drake song, titled "5AM In Toronto," in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 03/06/13 - 10:40 PM
At a recent show, Method Man confirmed that a new Wu-Tang Clan album will be released this year to celebrate their 20th anniversary. Watch the video in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/04/13 - 05:37 AM
Hit the replies to stream a new Big K.R.I.T. song, "Shine On" ft. Bun B. The song is from his upcoming mixtape, King Remembered In Time.
Jake Jenkins on 02/27/13 - 12:16 PM
Stream a new song from Joey Bada$$ called "Wendy N Becky" in the replies.
Chris Collum on 02/26/13 - 08:00 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 02/24/13 - 04:10 PM
Head to the replies to hear a new Juicy J song, "One of Those Nights," featuring The Weeknd.
Jake Jenkins on 02/20/13 - 04:03 PM
Joey Bada$$ recently announced a tour that will also feature his Pro Era crew as well as support from Flatbush Zombies. Dates are in the replies.
Chris Collum on 02/20/13 - 10:15 AM
Machine Gun Kelly has announced his upcoming mixtape,Black Flag. He has also released a song with Diddy titled "Champions" that didn't make the tape.
Jake Denning on 02/20/13 - 01:23 AM
2 Chainz was arrested on weed possession charges, and then proceeded to take pictures with the cops after he was released.

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Drew Beringer on 02/15/13 - 03:58 PM
Tyler, The Creator will be releasing his third studio album, Wolf, on April 2nd. You can pre-order it here. It appears that there will be three different album covers.
Drew Beringer on 02/14/13 - 01:04 PM
It looks like Riff Raff and Drake are working on something together.
Jake Jenkins on 02/13/13 - 04:10 PM
You can stream Iggy Azalea's new song, "Work," in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/12/13 - 02:14 PM
Gucci Mane will release his new mixtape Trap God 2 tonight.
Jake Jenkins on 02/12/13 - 12:09 PM
J.Cole has released four new songs for free, as well as mention that he will drop the first single from his upcoming second full-length album this week. He states the new album is "hands down my best work yet".
Jake Denning on 02/12/13 - 12:48 AM
Kid Cudi will release his brand new album, Indicud, on April 23rd.
Jake Denning on 02/12/13 - 12:43 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 02/11/13 - 10:27 AM
Drake has announced his upcoming third full-length album will be titled Nothing Was The Same.
Jake Denning on 02/10/13 - 07:23 PM
You can watch Drake's new music video for "Started From The Bottom" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/10/13 - 04:28 PM
Sojourner's new album, Worlds Apart, is now available on iTunes. The album was produced by Ray Garrison.
Rohan Kohli on 02/05/13 - 03:36 PM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Linda Ferreira on 02/04/13 - 04:44 PM
Head to the replies to stream Drake's new single "Started From The Bottom."
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 05:49 PM
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