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J-Live’s new album S.P.T.A. will be out in August. This is the B-side of his first single No Time To Waste.

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More footage from Westwood’s extensive coverage of Wu-Tang’s recent visit to London. This time we bring you his 2-part interview with Ghostface, and Method Man’s, U-God’s & Masta Killa’s feature on his radio show.
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Crazy skills shown by these two.

Via The Cut.

Previous: DJ Q-Bert on The Cut Part 1 & Part 2

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Pacewon & Mr. Green give the visual treatment to their new single Ever Since off their 2nd LP as a duo. The Only Number That Matters Is Won has no release date yet, but is expected to be released later this summer with guest appearances made by Masta Ace, Snoop Dogg & a few surprises.

Via KN.

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sHOWoFF 540x387 Statik Selektah   Summer Of The Showoff (Mixtape)

New Statik’s mixtape, tracklist and download after the jump.

Via YHTN.

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jills Jill Scott   The light of the sun (Full album stream)

Jill’s new album The Light In The Sub is now available for streaming here.

Via YK2 Daily.

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Nas talks about changing the name for his upcoming album Life is Good.

Listen to his first single Nasty.

Via Nah Right.

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In the final part of HipHopSite.Com’s interview with Dres of Black Sheep, he talks about The Choice is Yours used in KIA commercial and more.

Check the KIA commercial here.

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View Royce’ essential records here.

Via YK2 Daily.

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tupac 2Pac Quad Studio Shooter Confesses

AllHipHop delivers some pretty big news today. An associate of Jimmy Henchman, Dexter Isaac, has confessed to shooting 2Pac in the lobby of Quad Studios in November of 1994. He says Henchman paid him $2,500 for the hit.
Initial reports stated that two men dressed in army fatigues robbed Pac at gunpoint for his jewelry. On the song “Against All Odds”, Pac accused Henchmen of setting him up.

As AHH reports:

A man has admitted to shooting rap star Tupac Shakur in 1994 after allegedly being paid $2,500 dollars by James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond inside Manhattan’s Quad Studios in November of 1994.

Dexter Isaac, a former friend of Rosemond, is an inmate currently serving life in prison for murder, robbery and other offenses.

Isaac came forward Wednesday (June 15th) with the information on the eve of what would be Tupac’s 40th birthday.

Hit the cut to read Dexter Isaac’s statement and go here to read the full article.

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