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watch the throne cover Kanye West & Jay Z   Watch The Throne (Cover & Release Date)

Kanye ended his Twitter hiatus to tweet the official cover for his highly anticipated collabo album with Jay-Z called Watch The Throne.
The first single H.A.M. came out back in January, and now we have a release date, which is August 2nd. The cover was designed by Riccardo Tisci, Creative Director of Givenchy. Album features 10 tracks with 4 bonus cuts.

UPDATE: Tracklist with production credits, check it after the jump.

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2pac Sway Drops Unreleased 2Pac Interview

Today Sway made his debut on Eminem’s Shade 45 music channel and during his “Sway in the Morning” segment he played a never-before-aired interview with 2Pac from the set of ‘How Do U Want It’ video. Stream it below.

Props to B.Dot.

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blackout summer lounge 1 Blackout Summer Lounge Opening sutra u klubu Hacienda!

Nova sezona Blackout Summer Loungea počinje sutra u klubu Haceinda (Vodice). Likwit Bumz (J-Ro & Phat Phillie) zajedno s DJ Bronsonom pobrinuti će se za odličnu glazbenu podlogu na otvorenju najbolje klupske hip hop večeri na Jadranu.
Blackout Summer Lounge održavati će se svakog utorka, a program za naredne tjedne provjerite ovdje.

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50 cent outlaw1 50 Cent   Outlaw

Produced by Cardiac, this is the first single from 50′s new album, whose destiny is still uncertain.

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pharrell timbaland 540x405 Surrounded By Idiots (Timbaland & Pharrell)   Its Like That (1991)

Now this is interesting. Back in high school in the year 1991, Timbaland was known by the name of DJ Timmy Tim and Pharrell called himself Magnum. Together, the duo was known as Surrounded By Idiots. Apparently, according to Timbo’s A&R Larry Live, these recordings are 20 years old when both stepped into a studio for the very first time.

Listen to these unreleased gems below.


Surrounded by Idiots – It’s Like That (Feat. Larry Live & Magoo)


Surrounded by Idiots – Skull Caps & Strip Shirts (Feat. Larry Live & Magoo)

Via HipHop-N-More.

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Video for Loso’s Tupac cover, from his latest project The S.O.U.L. Tape.

Via ICE.

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Here’s some more footage from the Brooklyn Hip-Hop festival. Sean Price does a brief interview with AllHipHop and then hops on the stage with partners Guilty Simpson and Black Milk to perform Chewbacca.

Via HHNM.

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Backstage look at Ice Cube’s show this weekend at Hip Hop Jam 2011.

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jay lee garantiran novac Jay Lee & Burky   Gard Gore

Gard Gore je bonus pjesma s novog albuma Jay Lee-a naziva Garantiran Novac, koji je danas izašao i kojeg možete besplatno skinuti ovdje.
Produkciju pjesme Gard Gore potpisuje Burky.

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Nick Javas jacks Jim Jones’ banger to express his hair issues.
You can find Baldin’ on Nick’s mixtape Detour.

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