DMX – The Breakfast Club Interview (Video)

DMX – The Breakfast Club Interview (Video)

DMX made his return to The Breakfast Club this morning and sat down for a lengthy interview. He talks about his recent health scare, new music, Drake, expecting his 15th child and more. Watch below. Watch below.  Read More

Video: kNERO Lapaé Talks About His Homeless Experience On The Giant Steps Panel

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kNERO Lapaé flew into the home of the legendary Prince. Answering some questions, discussing the importance of love, loyalty, family, life the music business and his struggle in his book ‘Homeless With A Record Deal: The Moments Of Luxury’ on the Giant Steps platform “Building a Life That Works With Your Work”. Watch the video below: Check out the latest... Read More

Birdman Reveals His Mother Was Shot When He Was 2 Years Old

Hot 97’s Ebro and Laura Stylez flew down to Miami to kick it with Birdman and ask him about all the recent shenanigans surrounding his name. During their interview, Birdman revealed that his mother, who his next and final solo album Ms. Gladys is named after, was actually shot and killed when he was two years old. He never speaks on his personal life, but for his next album he... Read More

Frost Says He Knows How Eazy-E Contracted AIDS

There have been multiple conspiracies about the circumstances surrounding Eazy-E’s death in 1995. The success of the N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton has again brought the issue to the forefront in some circles. Frost was signed to Eazy-E’s Ruthless Records and says that he believes he knows how Eazy-E contracted AIDS, the virus whose complications the rapper reportedly... Read More

Charlamagne Tha God Said Young Thug Is “No Lil Wanye” (Video)

Charlamagne Tha God thinks Young Thug should stop acting like Wayne, and also Rich Homie Quan should really stop doing that dance he be doing. On a recent episode of VladTV, Vlad and Power 105.1 radio host Charlamagne Tha God engaged in a civil but heated debate on the merits of Young Thug’s music, with Vlad advocating for Barter VI and Charlamagne refusing to listen to it. “I... Read More

Stazamillion: “I like the idea of being independent”

Get into the world of San Diego’s rapper Stazamillion, while he give us an insight of his perspectives on life and the music industry.       GWI- Who are your influences? My strongest influences came from my neighborhood. Whether they where the gang members, pimps or the neighborhood hustlers on the corners, each one of them showed me a different view of their... Read More

Jay Electronica Calls Kanye West A “Black God,” Talks Young Thug & O.T. Genasis

Jay Electronica Calls Kanye West A "Black God," Talks Young Thug & O.T. Genasis

In an interview in Nigeria, Jay Electronica calls Kanye West a “Black God,” and also talks new stars like Young Thug, Fetty Wap, and O.T. Genasis. We may never get Jay Electronica’s “Act II: Patents of Nobility”, though last month, we came one leak closer with “Road to Perdition”. It’s rare to even get a sound-bite out of the mysterious... Read More

Kendrick Lamar Reveals Meaning Behind “To Pimp A Butterfly” Album Title

Kendrick Lamar Reveals Meaning Behind "To Pimp A Butterfly" Album Title

Kendrick Lamar shares that “To Pimp a Butterfly” wasn’t the original title of his latest album. To Pimp a Butterfly is still sitting at #1 on the charts, though two weeks after its release, Kendrick Lamar just shared some revelatory information about his most ambitious project to date. In an interview with MTV, Kendrick explains the original title of the album... Read More

Method Man Speaks About The Tension In Ferguson And Eric Garner On MSNBC (Video)

Method Man Speaks About The Tension In Ferguson And Eric Garner On MSNBC (Video)

Hip-hop legend and Wu-Tang clan member, Method Man made headlines when he spoke out during the aftermath of Eric Garner’s death in his hometown of Staten Island, New York. Now, he’s speaking out about the ongoing unrest and police tensions in Ferguson, Missouri following the resignation of Police Chief Thomas Jackson and the shooting of two police officers during a rally early... Read More

Dame Dash Talks With Sway About Being A Man, Kanye West, Jim Jones And Rumors Of Jay Z Being An Informant (Video)

Dame Dash Talks With Sway About Being A Man, Kanye West Rumors Of Jay Z Being An Informant (Video)

Whether he’s running Roc-A-Fella Records, producing films, or pursuing fashion, publishing, and independent record labels like DD172 and BluRoc, Damon Dash is entertaining. One part Martin Scorsese character, one part Nikki Barnes, Dame’s fast-talking, street-informed style has absolutely changed the face of the Hip-Hop culture over the last 20 years. Regardless of what anyone... Read More

Kanye West Breaks Down Crying in New Zane Lowe Interview

Kanye West Breaks Down Crying in New Zane Lowe Interview

Kanye West appeared on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show this afternoon. He spoke about his new album, Drake, his Adidas fashion line, and more. He even broke down and cried when discussing the death of fashion professor Louise Wilson, stopping the interview for a few minutes. You can watch an edited version of the interview below. Some highlights: He apologized that his Adidas... Read More

Lil Wayne Touches On Birdman, ‘Carter V’ & ‘Free Weezy Album’ w/ Rolling Stone

Outside of his Sorry 4 The Wait 2 mixtape, Lil Wayne has remained quiet about his issues with Birdman, the Cash Money lawsuit, Tha Carter V’s whereabouts, the upcoming Free Weezy Album and just about everything else that’s surrounding the Young Money artist. Today he breaks his silence, speaking with Rolling Stone about the above topics and more. Peep some quotes below: Birdman Wayne... Read More

Raekwon & Ghostface’s ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx’ Doc: ‘Purple Tape Files’ | Sundance 2015 – Interview

Raekwon & Ghostface's 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx' Doc: 'Purple Tape Files' | Sundance 2015 - Interview

It’s been nearly 20 years since Raekwon released his debut album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx. Now he’s teamed up with fellow Wu-Tang Clan pioneer Ghostface Killah to unveil a documentary commemorating the classic LP, offering an advanced screening at this year’s annual Sundance Film festival. Titled The Purple Tape Files, the project will give fans an in-depth analysis of how... Read More

Ghanian Artiste Itz Tiffany To Sue Ex-Husband For Leaked Sex Tape

Leaked Sex Tapes: Tiffany To Sue Ex-Husband

Female musician Itz Tiffany, born Tiffany Owusu, has condemned in no uncertain terms the circulation of sexually-explicit videos involving her and her ex-husband. According to the “Fake London Boy” hit singer, the unfortunate development is a desperate attempt by her bitter ex-husband to hurt her. Two of the videos, she said, were recorded while she was legally married to her... Read More