Pusha and Scott Storch hit the studio to work on King Push. They both speak briefly on their history working together and what they’re shooting for with this new collaboration.
TJ Mizell, Jay’s son, pays tribute to his late father with DJ Scratch in Hollis. Jay would have been 49 yesterday.
Mister Cee is as central to the story of rap as the rappers themselves. Biggie Smalls, Jay Z, Big Daddy Kane—Cee came up with all of them, helped launch their careers, and has spent the past two decades spinning their records at Hot 97, the radio station synonymous around the world with hip-hop. But last year, Mister Cee’s own story began to take a bizarre and shocking turn, until finally, while millions of people listened, all his demons came tumbling out.
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Two emcees who had an intense beef, 50 Cent and Fat Joe, already having set aside their differences in the past, have taken it a step further by creating this hot new record titled ‘Free Again’, thanks to DJ Kay Slay.
The Street Runner-produced record came about in an interesting way; when Fat Joe got out of jail, he gave Kay Slay his verse to this song and told him to do whatever he wants with it. Slay had already had the idea of getting 50 and Joe on a song together in the past, for the sake of hip hop, and he figured this was the way to do it.
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After a year hiatus, Knox brings back his Lost in The 90s mixtape series. Part 5 has Knox digging deep in the vinyl crates to bring you lost gems from the great 90s era of hiphop.
The latest artist to get Disclosure’s white-lined face drawing treatment is young New York rapper Bishop Nehru. They’ve teamed up for a new song called You Stressin’.
The Five Foot Assassin pays tribute to his fallen friend with this cut, the first single from his upcoming solo project MUTTYmorPHosis.
Talib Kweli, Elzhi and Phonte link up for this new collaboration titled No Competition. It is produced by Khrysis. This will appear on the upcoming Jamla Is The Squad compilation album dropping January 28th.