Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd will be performing this year's 106FM Cali Christmas show.
Dre Okorley on 10/30/12 - 08:16 AM
SpaceGhostPurrp (rapper and ex-A$AP Rocky producer) has called it quits.
Dre Okorley on 10/12/12 - 08:51 AM
Check out the album art for upcoming Kendrick Lamar album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, due out October 22nd in the replies. The art for the deluxe version can be seen as well.
Dre Okorley on 09/14/12 - 04:05 PM
Logic is currently writing new music to follow-up his latest release, Young Sinatra: Undeniable.
Dre Okorley on 08/31/12 - 04:16 PM
Missy Elliott will be releasing two new singles Labor Day weekend.
Dre Okorley on 08/27/12 - 09:51 AM
Jean Grae will be releasing a track titled "Kill Screen" this weekend.
Dre Okorley on 08/22/12 - 10:16 PM
You can be in a new P.O.S. video for the single "Get Down" if you live in Minneapolis. Looking at you, Holly Hox.
Dre Okorley on 08/01/12 - 09:09 AM
Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre are on the cover of XXL's 15th anniversary issue out August 14th. Head to the replies for a look.
Dre Okorley on 07/31/12 - 09:06 PM
Logic is featured in this month's issue of XXL. Make sure to pick up a copy.
Quote"You can put everything into a relationship [music], but that doesn't mean you're gonna get back what you give. When I created my first mixtape, I realized everything I put into my music -- the hours, the lyricism, the time, the grind, pain, sweat, blood, tears -- I get it back. I see it...The last job I worked at I bussed tables and cleaned up food off the floor, and people treated me like hell. I told 'em I had aspirations and when they said it would never work I said, 'Yes, it will -- and I walked out and never looked back'."
Dre Okorley on 07/06/12 - 02:19 PM
Edit: And it's called We Don't Even Live Here. - Thomas

The new P.O.S. album is coming on September 18th.
Jason Tate on 05/27/12 - 10:08 PM
Vice is floating a new theory that Nicki Minaj is actually Jay-Z sped up. Video proof is in the replies.
Jason Tate on 02/06/12 - 01:01 PM
Beyonce and Jay-Z welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Blue Ivy Carter, into the world Saturday night. Congrats to the family.

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Drew Beringer on 01/08/12 - 11:53 AM
Lupe Fiasco has officially released his highly-anticipated mixtape, Friend of the People, for free. His last mixtape, Enemy of the State, was also released on Thanksgiving two years ago.

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Dre Okorley on 11/24/11 - 09:19 PM
You can check out 30 second clips of each track on the upcoming Pusha T album Fear of God II: Let Us Pray here.
Drew Beringer on 11/02/11 - 09:23 AM
You can now download A$AP Rocky's new mixtape Live. Love. A$AP. for free here.
Drew Beringer on 10/31/11 - 04:47 PM
Earlier today Rick Ross suffered a seizure on an airplane. He is now in the hospital, reportedly "doing fine."
Blake Solomon on 10/14/11 - 11:33 AM
You can now download the "stems" of all the tracks on Death Grips' Exmilitary.
Adam Pfleider on 09/22/11 - 12:14 PM
You can check out a new Lil Wayne track here. It's unknown whether or not this track will appear on the upcoming Tha Carter IV.
Drew Beringer on 05/25/11 - 12:28 AM
Vonnegutt will release $Free.99 on May 23. The mixtape features collaborations with Big Boi, Will Pugh (of Cartel), Cutty Cartel, Aleon Craft, Sugar Tongue Slim, Tony Williams, Shannel, Andy Hull (of Manchester Orchestra), Cassadee Pope (of Hey Monday) and many more. The album's first video/song for free download can be found on the band's site. It's a re-working of Drake's "Find Your Love" featuring Will Pugh (of Cartel) & Outasight.
Adam Pfleider on 04/20/11 - 02:25 PM
Complex.com claims to have found Earl Sweatshirt from OFWGKTA in Somoa, but Tyler, The Creator denies it.
Paul Tao on 04/14/11 - 08:50 AM
Online record store Insound is having a 15% off sale on essential hip-hop vinyl. The group of 31 albums ranges from recent to older releases, so be sure to check it out if you're looking to add to your collection for a great price.
Ian Walker on 03/24/11 - 02:21 PM
On this day in 1997, Notorious B.I.G. was murdered. Remember Christopher Wallace in the replies if you wish.
Blake Solomon on 03/09/11 - 10:32 AM
Head here to check out Kyle Lucas (Vonnegutt) and STS (Black Thought's Money Making Jam Boys) spitting some rhymes over Pierce the Veil's "Caraphenilia."
Adam Pfleider on 02/04/11 - 02:30 PM
Ninjasonik will have a release party for their new mixtape, Anxiety Attacks, in New York City on Jan 12th. Flyer in the replies.
Adam Pfleider on 01/05/11 - 07:06 PM
MC Hammer released a Jay-Z diss song. Hip hop weeps.

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Blake Solomon on 11/01/10 - 12:50 PM
T.I. had his probation revoked and will serve 11 months in prison

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Blake Solomon on 10/15/10 - 02:26 PM
Apache Chief's new Birthday Suit EP, featuring the single "Birthday Suit" is available on Bandcamp for $1.
Tony Pascarella on 08/24/10 - 11:09 AM
Watch The Maine covering Outkast's "Roses" here.

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Blake Solomon on 08/16/10 - 02:46 PM
We're not just a punk site. I'm looking for someone who loves hip-hop as much as me, but can dedicate more time to the genre with news postings and reviews. If you are interested, please submit a few hip-hop reviews here. You can also email me when you submit a hip-hop review so I can check it out.
Drew Beringer on 08/06/10 - 11:34 AM
Drake has started recording his next album.

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Blake Solomon on 07/16/10 - 02:52 PM
You can now stream Big Boi's new solo album, Sir Lucious Left Foot: Son of Chico Dusty, on Billboard.

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Blake Solomon on 07/01/10 - 08:29 AM
Head to the replies to hear Snoop Dogg's new song about True Blood.

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Blake Solomon on 06/18/10 - 03:01 PM
You can see the album cover to T.I.'s new album King Uncaged in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 06/14/10 - 06:42 PM
Lil Wayne recently called in from prison to freestyle over Drake's beat from "Light Up."

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Blake Solomon on 06/09/10 - 07:17 AM
You can hear another new Big Boi song, called "General Patton," right here.
Blake Solomon on 06/07/10 - 08:25 AM
Lil Jon's first album in almost 6 years, Crunk Rock, is streaming on Billboard.com. The new record, due out June 8 on Universal Republic, features guest spots from Ice Cube, Soulja Boy, R. Kelly, Damian Marley, LMFAO, 3OH3!, and Whole Wheat Bread, among others.
Tony Pascarella on 06/05/10 - 07:16 PM
You can watch Eminem's new music video for "Not Afraid" in the replies. His new album Recovery is available June 22.
Tony Pascarella on 06/05/10 - 06:45 PM
Shad has released his official music video for "Rose Garden." Check it in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 05/31/10 - 09:29 AM
A new Kanye West song featuring Dwele called "Power" can be heard here. The song is rumored to be the first single from the upcoming Good Ass Job.
Blake Solomon on 05/28/10 - 09:17 AM
See Big Boi's awesome new music video for "Shutterbugg" here.

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Blake Solomon on 05/28/10 - 07:34 AM
You can hear a new Drake song featuring Jay-Z called "Light Up" right here.

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Blake Solomon on 05/27/10 - 11:54 AM
The Roots will release How I Got Over on June 22nd. Tracklisting and album art is in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 05/20/10 - 10:36 PM
Jay-Z is releasing a greatest hits compilation on June 29th called The Hits (Collection Vol. 1). More info is here.

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Blake Solomon on 05/17/10 - 07:25 AM
B.o.B's new album is streaming on myspace.

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Blake Solomon on 04/25/10 - 08:07 PM
Travis Barker is producing Paul Wall's upcoming album Heart of a Champion.

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Blake Solomon on 04/21/10 - 07:02 AM
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