New Music: WZRD (KiD CuDi and Dot Da Genius)...
This is the new single from the duo WZRD, which consists of rapper KiD CuDi and producer Dot Da Genius. It’s called “Teleport 2 Me, Jamie” and will appear of their album, WZRD, in stores February 28th. -brooks
Bei Maejor - The Truth
Bei release some new visuals to his latest track ” The Truth” Posted By AC
Video:LIL WAYNE – MIRROR (FEAT. BRUNO MARS)
il Wayne has debuted the official music video for his Bruno Mars assisted Carter IV single “Mirror.” The track is possibly one of Weezy’s best in a long time, and it’s really hard to believe that this track was only a bonus cut, but it was. In the artistic visual Weezy creates a painting of himself on a wall in a Jesus-like pose holding a microphone, nailed to a cross made up of a music note. ...
Video: David Guetta- Turn Me On Feat. Nicki Minaj
Here’s the visuals for David Guetta’s club hit. Interesting concept with Nicki getting chases by all these naked mannequins. Posted By AC
New Music:Frank Ocean- Voodoo
Frank Ocean took to his Tumblr over the weekend to post a snippet of a new song called “Voodoo,” also listing out the lyrics, moods that fit in well with the rest of Frank’s sometimes-bleak, depressive lyrical tendencies — “Looks like all we’ve got is each other / The truth is obsolete,” he sings. Listen to it below. Posted By AC
SAIGON PERFORMS "ANOTHER MAN DOWN" LIVE AND SPEAKS...
During his appearance on Sway In The Morning, Saigon performs a few tracks from his latest project Warning Shots 3. He also speaks about his experience in China. Posted By AC
Wale talks SOPA, his thoughts on Common's "Sweet,"...
Wale (@wale) sat down with Boi-1da.net to discuss a few topics, including the now defunct SOPA situation, making music based on his mood, his feelings on Common’s “Sweet” record, and future projects he has in the works. Posted By AC
TYGA – “RACK CITY” REMIX (FEAT. WALE, FABOLOUS,...
Heres the full length version to the remix.. Stay tuned for the video which will be releasing soon. Posted By AC
Video: Carl Thomas ft. Snoop Dogg – Don’t Kiss Me
Carl Thomas is back. Its been a while since we heard any new music from this smooth rnb singer. He gets some help from Snoop Dogg on this new track “Don’t Kiss Me” Posted By AC
RIHANNA TO LAUNCH FASHION TV SHOW
Rihanna has tackled the worlds of music and movies. Now the fashionista is foraying into television with her own “Project Runway”-inspired series. The “We Found Love” singer will executive produce and appear in an original show for Sky Living HD in the U.K. Known worldwide for her bold style, the pop star will searchBritain for the next generation of undiscovered designers, with Girls Aloud...
Whoo Kid's Untold Stories - Is He or Is He Not The...
Check out this interview where DJ Whoo Kids speaks about the story of Kanye West the night of his near fatal accident. Posted By AC
New Music: John Legend Feat. Ludacris “Tonight...
John Legend - Tonight (Best You Ever Had) feat. Ludacris by johnlegend John Legend Links up with Luda on “Tonight”.. Looking forward to more music from both artists this year Posted By AC
Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle Inspired By Jay-Z...
It looks as though we all owe Jay and Yeezy another thank you. The success of their collaboration on Watch The Throne (which narrowly avoided taking the top spot as our album of the year) has inspired long-dormant comedians Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock to take the stage together. Vulture caught up with Rock at Sundance, where he is debuting his Julie Delpy indie 2 Days In New York and the...
New Video:TeamFluent - Stay Schemin Remix...
Team FLuent does a cover over “Stay Schemin” Instrumental with a spin on the hook. Check out the Visuals. Posted By AC
Ne-Yo Leaves Def Jam To Become Motown Exec
When you think Motown Records, you think of artists like Diana Ross, the Temptations, Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson, just to name a few. Now Ne-Yo joins the legendary list of soul and R&B singers that will record under the iconic brand created by Berry Gordy in 1959. The Grammy Award-winning singer (and co-star of the George Lucas-produced “Red Tails”) has moved from Def Jam...
New Music: Ed Sheeran “You Don’t Know” Feat....
Over in the UK, Ed Sheeran is kind of a big deal. The 20 year-old singer/songwriter’s debut album “+” recently reached triple platinum status with the help of his video release of “Drunk.” Sheeran now seems to be looking to take his talents to the States. This is a video for “You Don’t Know (For F**ks Sake),” the first track off his forthcoming four...
Lupe Fiasco x Rap City Freestyle
I’ve seen Lupe perform live twice and both times he did great sets. Check as he drops some dope bars with Rap City. -SHIFT
New Music: Soulja Boy Ft. Game – Too Faded
Soulja Boy links up with The Game for, “Too Faded.” Posted By AC
New Video: "Box Me In" - Joanlee Ft. Ace
Rappers Joanlee x Ace collaborate on the track “Box Me In”. The pair rap about the art and craft of hip hop music. All they need are headphones, a mic, pen and paper. Box them in and listen to them lay down rhymes to the tracks they’re given. The duo enter a special world when their creative juice flow. You can download the single FREE here. Via ChannelApa.com Posted By AC
Video: A$AP Rocky "Wassup"
In anticipation of the debut compilation from the A$AP crew, Vice Magazine and Rocky dropped a video for “Wassup,” a single off of Rocky’s LiveLoveA$AP mixtape. If you haven’t downloaded the mixtape yet, check it out here. Enjoy. -brooks
Mac Miller Announces The Macadelic Tour
03/27/12 Norfolk, VA Norfolk State University 03/28/12 Clemson, SC Clemson University 03/29/12 Radford, VA Radford University 03/31/12 Fairfax, VA George Mason University 04/01/12 Loretto, PA Saint Francis University 04/03/12 State College, PA Penn State University 04/04/12 Ypsilanti, MI Eastern Michigan University 04/05/12 Kalamazoo, MI Western Michigan University 04/10/12 Green Bay, WI...
Video: Kanye West Performs in Australia
Kanye West performing ‘All Of The Lights’ live at Gold Coast, Australia – Big Day Out 2012 Posted By AC
Video: Big Sean Talks About His Style
Big Sean speaks with Diesel and reveals who he gets his style and fashion sense from including Kanye West, Taz Arnold and Don C. In this clip Big Sean also strolls through his hometown and picks up a custom pair of shades. Finally Famous Over Everything mixtape coming soon. Posted By AC
JOHN LEGEND LINKS WITH LUDACRIS FOR NEW SINGLE
2012 is about to be legendary. John Legend is readying his return to the spotlight with a new single and album. The Grammy-winning crooner will release “Tonight (Best You Ever Had)” featuring Ludacris on Monday, January 23. The Phatboi production will appear on Legend’s fourth solo albumand the soundtrack to the romantic comedy Think Like a Man, which also features the title track by...
Video: Behind The Scenes Of Waka Flocka’s “Round...
WAKA FLOCKA FEAT. DRAKE - ROUND OF APPLAUSE [BTS VIDEO SHOOT] from Zingari Entertainment on Vimeo. Check out the behind scenes footage for Flocka’s upcoming “Round of Applause” Video feat Drizzy. Posted By AC
Video: Santigold "Big Mouth"
This is Santigold’s first video release from her upcoming sophomore album, Master of My Make-Believe. Her new album is set to be released this spring. -brooks
Video: Maino “That Could Be Us” Feat. Robbie Nova
This is the video for Maino’s new single “That Could Be Us” featuring Robbie Nova. Can’t front y’all, I kinda dig this song. Look for Maino’s sophomore album The Day After Tomorrow to be dropping sometime soon. -brooks
Video: The Internets “Fast Lane”
From their album Purple Naked Ladies, here is a video from The Internets for their single “Fast Lane.” The duo’s music is smooth, jazzy and completely different from Odd Future’s typical sound. Take a look. -brooks
NEW MUSIC: LOLA MONROE – ‘STAY SCHEMIN’...
Female rap is on the rise. Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang signeeLoLa Monroe steps to the mic, spitting over Rick Ross’ Rich Forever mixtape cut “Stay Schemin’.” The video vixen-turned-rapper shares her hustler’s ambition, while delivering some tough bars. “It’s like Picasso in this bitch, female Pac up in this bitch, I’ll Apocalypse your shit,” she rhymes.
On The Set: Tyga Ft. Young Jeezy x T.I. “Rack City...
Tyga’s racking up on guests for the remix. Last night, he was joined by Da Snowman and the Kang to shoot their parts for the upcoming video. More pics when the smoke clears after the jump. Posted By AC
News: Facebook Wants Vevo
Facebook, the video platform that pays artists for digital plays, currently runs through Youtube. Now Facebook is in talks with the Vevo camp to bring the video catalog over to their site. FB would stream said videos, and the two companies would split the profits on advertising. With that said, it seems these talks are in the beginning stages. Vevo still has a year left on its contract with...
New Video: AM Kidd - Ready For Me Ft. Viddy
Independent artist AM kid drops his vid for his single “Ready For Me” Feat Viddy. Off that Gotta Love me Album. Take a listen Posted By AC
Rihanna To Perform With Coldplay At Grammys
Rihanna and Coldplay will perform live together for the first time on February 12 when they take the stage at the 54th annual Grammy Awards for the televised debut of their Mylo Xyloto collaboration, “Princess of China.” Posted By AC Rihanna, nominated for four Grammys this year, broke the news on Twitter, writing, “My friends @ColdPlay and I will be sharing the...
News: Jay-Z Celebrates 40/40 Club Re-Opening
Hov and his celebrity friends celebrated the grand reopening last night of the 40/40 Sports Bar in NYC. Even Warren Buffett stopped by. Weren’t on the guest list? Well, check out some pics after the jump. Posted By AC
Video: Ski Beatz "Fly By" feat. Curren$y
Take a look at this video for Ski Beatz’ “Fly By.” He’s joined by Curren$y on the track and in the video. Definitely worth a view. Enjoy. -brooks
Ne-Yo on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Ne-yo goes in on Jimmy Kimmel and discusses his role as an Actor in his upcoming movie role in” Red Tails” Posted By AC
New Video: Ryan Leslie - "5 Minute Freshen Up"...
R Les the genius invites his fan that follows him on twitter to come in to the studio while he makes his next heater. Posted By AC
David Choi - Knives in Your Ears (Dubstep...
It seems to be the continuing trend that EDM (electronic dance music) will probably be the club music for the decade. I didn’t even know that David Choi produced beats, so here’s his first take at Dubstep. What do you think about it? -SHIFT
AM Kidd - Free The Past (Featuring JeffLum, ETC,...
AM Kidd dropped another video today called “Free The Past.” For those that have been bumping his latest album “Eleven” this shouldn’t be new to you, but its nice having some visuals to this dope beat. -SHIFT
New Music: Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) “N**gas in...
Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, has put a bit of a spin on “N**gas in Paris” in this piece. It’s the first of a 40-part series of mixtape-style tracks called Top 40 Underdog. Enjoy. -brooks
New Video: Bei Maejor - Mesmerized (Upscale...
Bei Maejor shows his stars and stripes in the stimulating video for “Mesmerized,” a self-produced track off his forthcoming Upscale EP. With the American flag draped around his head, the 24-year-old University of Michigan grad sings about falling under the spell of a special lady. Be sure to check in later in the year when Bei Major releases his RCA recorded Album. Posted By AC
New Music:2WIN FT. 2 CHAINZ & YOUNG JEEZY – “WHOLE...
2Win gets a verse from 2 Chainz and Young Jeezy for the, “Whole Thang,” remix. Posted By AC
New Video:B.o.B (Feat. Future & Trae Da Truth) -...
Check out the visuals for ‘How Bout Dat’ featuring Future & Trae Da Truth below. Taken from B.o.B’s mix tape ‘Epic’ which dropped late last year. Posted By AC
New Mixtape: Red Cafe "Hells Kitchen"
Bad Boy artist Red Cafe recently dropped this new mixtape, Hell’s Kitchen. It features 2 Chainz, J. Cole, Diddy, and more. Take a listen. Download: Red Cafe - Hell’s Kitchen -brooks
Mixtape: Tony Williams "Some Of My Best Rappers...
Kanye’s cousin, R&B crooner Tony Williams, has enlisted quite the cast of hip-hop characters for his new mixtape, Some of My Best Rappers Are Friends. The project features the likes of Kanye West, Big K.R.I.T., Chip Tha Ripper, Freddie Gibbs, Cyhi Da Prynce, The Kid Daytona, and many others. Mixtape: Tony Williams Some of My Best Rappers Are Friends -brooks
Kina Grannis Performs "In Your Arms" x Jimmy...
Kina Grannis performed “In Your Arms” live on Jimmy Kimmel the other night. I love live performances with live music! Did she kill it? Here’s the original music video: -SHIFT
New Music: B.o.B “Strange Clouds (Remix)” Feat....
This is the remix to Bobby Ray’s “Strange Clouds” which features a new verse from him and verses from fellow ATLiens T.I. and Young Jeezy. Look for B.o.B’s sophomore album due March 13th. -brooks
Yellow Boyz - "Billy Kang"
The Yellow Boyz dropped their latest mixtape “Yellow Brick Road.” Here is one of their tracks called “Billy Kang.” I gotta listen to the whole tape before I speak on this group. -SHIFT
"Uh Oh" x Lil Crazed (Chapter 3: Liberation - The...
Lil Crazed dropped this dope lyrics video to one of his tracks off his “The Lost Tracks” mixtape. Check it out! -SHIFT [[Download Link]] http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/liberation-the-lost-tracks/id470422346 [[Lyrics]] ~they call me mister, fuck it, no introduction, just keep talking about US like in the middle of your discUSsions cuz all that fussing that you doing is fueling...
LIL WAYNE DEBUTS TRUKFIT CLOTHING LINE
Now you too can dress like Lil Wayne. The Young Money rapper and avid skateboarder previewed his new skate apparel and accessories line TRUKFIT to buyers and industry guests at Hotel Americano in New York City last night. The streetwear line, which features bold graphics and colorways, includes T-shirts, raglans, and snapbacks, and will be sold exclusively at Zumiez starting in February....