ay Z and Beyonce Sending Kim And Ye A $100,000 Honeymoon Yach

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Imagine for a minute that you’re a multi-award winning rap star and one-half of arguably the #MostTalkedAbout couple in the world. You’re so well known that people actually refer to you as an amalgamation of your and your fiancée’s name (read: Kimye). Yes, you’re Kanye West, music star engaged to Kim Kardashian. Now, what would you do if your pal (half of arguably... Read More

Nas Offers Tech Scholarships to Minorities with Google and Microsoft

Nas Offers Tech Scholarships to Minorities with Google and Microsoft

On Thursday, General Assembly, a New York City-based tech educator, announced the launch of the “Opportunity Fund,” a new initiative from Google,Microsoft, and Nasir Jones that will provide scholarships to students who have been historically under-represented in the industry such as women, African-Americans and Latinos. Nas, who has recently co-founded the venture capitalist... Read More

Just Blaze Blasts Producer Chauncey Mahan On Twitter

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Just Blaze tweets about Chauncey Mahan, who allegedly contacted Live Nation to sell copies of Jay Z recordings made between 1998 and 2002. Just Blaze has tweeted about Chauncey Mahan, a producer and engineer who worked with Jay Z from 1998 and 2002 was in possession of a number of Jay Z master recordings that Jigga and his associates assumed were lost. It was reported today (April... Read More

Producer Chauncey Mahan Allegedly Contacted Live Nation To Sell Jay Z Recordings

Producer Chauncey Mahan Allegedly Contacted Live Nation To Sell Jay Z Recordings

Jay Z was the target of an alleged multi-million dollar extortion plot that was thwarted by the LAPD Friday (April 18), according to TMZ. Producer Chauncey Mahan worked with Jay Z from 1998 and 2002 was in possession of a number of Jay Z master recordings that Jigga and his associates assumed were lost. TMZ says the value of the recordings is estimated to be between $15 million... Read More

N.O.R.E. – Noreaster (Album Stream)

N.O.R.E. – Noreaster (Album Stream)

To celebrate 4/20, N.O.R.E. has released a new project titled ‘Noreaster’. It contains 10 tracks and features from Styles P, Raekwon, Troy Ave, Good Belt Gang and more. Production is handled by Harry Fraud, Jahlil Beats, Dame Grease, Scram Jones, Hazardis Soundz and more. Here is a free stream of the entire thing, which can be purchased on iTunes. Listen to the album below.  Read More

Wiz Khalifa – Smokin Drink (Video)

Wiz Khalifa – Smokin Drink

Here is an unreleased visual from Wiz Khalifa for his track ‘Smokin Drink’. Directed by Gregory Neiser. This is taken from his ‘Cabin Fever 2′ mixtape, which was released in 2012. Watch the video below.   Read More

DJ Absolut Ft Sheek Louch, Raekwon, Uncle Murda & Nathaniel – Its All Love

DJ Absolut Ft Sheek Louch, Raekwon, Uncle Murda & Nathaniel – Its All Love

  DJ Absolut calls on the services of Sheek Louch, Raekwon, Uncle Murda and Nathaniel for his new single ‘Its All Love’. Produced by Rob Dinero. Listen to the track below.   Read More

Future Ft Kanye West – I Won (Video)

Future Ft Kanye West – I Won (Video)

Future premieres the official video for his new single ‘I Won’ featuring Kanye West. Directed by Hype Williams. His sophomore album ‘Honest’ will be hitting stores on April 22nd and can be pre-ordered on  iTunes. Watch the video below.   Read More

50 Cent Ft Prodigy, Styles P & Kidd Kidd – Chase The Paper (Video)

50 Cent Ft Prodigy, Styles P & Kidd Kidd – Chase The Paper

This week’s 50 Cent release has him teaming up with Prodigy, Styles P and Kidd Kidd for ‘Chase The Paper’. Directed by Eif Rivera. This will appear on his upcoming album ‘Animal Amibition’ dropping June 3rd. Watch the video below.   Read More

Vlad Versailles Stars in Short Based on Notorious BIG’s ‘I Got A Story to Tell’

Vlad Versailles Stars in Short Based on Notorious BIG's 'I Got A Story to Tell'

Directed by Ross Hockrow and starring Vladimir Versailles (Orange is the New Black, Hard Times), I Got a Story to Tell is a new short film based on the Notorious BIG song of the same name. Those familiar with the song will already know the story. Says Hockrow: “We are following the story with a loyalty to its accuracy. My actors will even talk in rhyme in certain... Read More

RZA – Hot 97 Morning Show Interview (Video)

RZA – Hot 97 Morning Show Interview

RZA joins Ebro and Rosenberg on the Hot 97 Morning Show for the lengthy interview. He talks about becoming a Hip Hop artist, the new movie ‘Brick Mansions’, Paul Walker, violence, Raekon’s recent comments and strike, ‘A Better Tomorrow’, Wu-Tang Clan and much more. Watch the interview below.   Read More

Jay Z, Pusha T, Usher & More Join Pharrell On Stage for Coachella (Video)

Jay Z, Pusha T, Usher & More Join Pharrell On Stage for Coachella [Video]

Pharrell hit the Coachella stage for the second weekend in a row and this time he brought out even more famous faces. Busta Rhymes came through for “Pass the Courvosier Pt. 2″ and T.I. joined Skateboard P for “Blurred Lines”. Our favorite moment came when Usher hit the stage for “U Don’t Have to Call”. Check out some clips from Pharrell’s performance below!  Read More

Drake Take Shots At Jay Z During Raptors & Nets Game

Drake Take Shots At Jay Z During Raptors & Nets Game

Yesterday marked the kickoff of the NBA playoffs and the first post-season game of the year took place between the Toronto Raptors and Brooklyn Nets. Toronto’s own Drake was courtside to watch the action and support his hometown team. During a quick sideline interview, Drizzy explained why he thinks the Raptors will win the entire series while taking a shot at Jay Z (who at one... Read More

Chance The Rapper Admitted To The Hospital

Chance The Rapper Admitted To The Hospital

Chance The Rapper (aka Chancelor Bennett, but please say ‘The Rapper’) has been admitted to the hospital after falling ill over the weekend. The information was shared via the rapper’s Twitter account Sunday afternoon. It was not immediately clear why he was admitted, but the tweets say he is expected to make a full recovery. Bennett’s Sunday night performance at Coachella... Read More