July 29, 2012 | Comments (0)
The charts are back for another week and unsurprisingly Nas debuts in the number one position on the album chart, topping the pile with Life is Good. KB's Weight and Glory also debuts on the chart, in fourth place, with LMFAO rising a single position to re-enter the top ten and conclude the chart.
Kanye West's Mercy continues to peak the singles chart, with Meek Mill's, Amen, improving two slots to make up a familiar looking top ten.
August 31, 2012 | Comments (0)
MHz Legacy is the first album to drop from the MHz crew for well over a decade. Via Man Bites Dog Records, the album will be released on October 30th, with the usual crew consisting of Tage Future, Copywrite, RJD2 and Jakki Da Motamouth. After Camu Tao's passing, the original MHz crew changed its name to MHz Legacy to honour their lost member. The album will feature appearances from the likes of Blu, Ill Bill, Slug and Danny Brown with production from Marco Polo, Illmind, Harry Fraud and Stu Bangas. MHz Legacy Official Tracklist 1. Accidentally On Purpose (Prod. By Rob Stern) 2. Hindsight (1998) Ft. Playdough (Prod. By RJD2) 3. Four Player Mode (Prod. By RJD2) 4. Out Of Room (Prod. By RJD2) 5. Spaceship Ft. Danny Brown (Prod. By Harry Fraud) 6. Soul
August 6, 2012 | Comments (0)
Common hit the ground running back in 2005, with his Be album, featuring production from Kanye West and J. Dilla. In a recent interview with Complex, Common mentioned that he wanted once more to partner with Kanye on a new album to produce some classic tracks together. "Yes. You know, when the time is right, I would love to get together [with Kanye] on some more music. It would be an act of passion, it would be a creative project. It would be fun instead of, "I ain't gotta do it, he ain't gotta do it." It's not like we had to do it then or when we first did it, but it'd be a fun thing for us to do," he said. "No matter where you go, you get reminded and you're like, 'I got into this because I love making music, I love Hip Hop, and I love being creative.' Being able to work
August 5, 2012 | Comments (0)
Slaughterhouse have released the tracklist to their album, Welcome to our house, scheduled for a 28th August release. Cee-Lo Green, Swizz Beatz and B.o.B. all make appearances, along with Busta Rhymes and Eminem. Royce Da 5'9 recently spoke to MTV where he admitted that the vocals were all complete, but the album's production was still being perfected. "The album is done. In terms of vocal recording, we're done. Marshall is still in the process of mixing, we still got a couple of records that we're missing," he said. "We're on pace for June, worst-case scenario, we're looking at July, but it's definitely coming, 100 percent." Joell Ortiz also told MTV that the album had a mix of both upbeat and personal records. "It's a really personal album, but there are records
July 29, 2012 | Comments (0)
Torae's New EP Off The Record will be released digitally on August 28th, and the tracklist has now been revealed. Off the tracklist, Gettin' Biz will be the first single, produced by Khrysis. 1) Intro 2) New Day – prod. by Da Beatminerz 3) Steady Mobbin' – prod. by 9th Wonder 4) Gettin' Biz – prod. by Khrysis 5) The Journey Pt. II – prod. Marco Polo 6) What Does It All Mean – prod. by Roddy Rod 7) Eat Yall Words – prod. by Eric G. 8) Only Way (Full Version) – prod. by 9th Wonder 9) Over You (Alternate Version) – prod. by E. Jones
July 29, 2012 | Comments (0)
The up coming tracklist from the album Act II Patents Of Nobility, has been revealed by Jay Electronica. Kanye West, Diddy and Jay-Z are all involved on the album which as yet has no official release date but is expected to be out at the end of the year courtesy of Roc Nation/Sony Records. "Real Magic" f. Ronald Reagan "New Illuminati" f. Kanye West "Patents Of Nobility" "Life On Mars (@FatBabyBella)" "Bonnie & Clyde" f. Serge Gainsbourg "Dinner At Tiffany's (The Shiny Suit Theory)" f. Jay-Z, The-Dream and Charlotte Gainsbourg "Memories & Merlot" "Better In Tune With The Infinite" f. Latonya Givens "A Letter To Falon" "Road To Perdition" f. Jay-Z "Welcome To Knightsbridge" f. Diddy "Rough Love" f. Kanye West "Run &
July 15, 2012 | Comments (0)
Young Buck, on Friday July 13th, was sentenced to three years in prison, after being convicted of weapon charges. Upon leaving court, the ex G-Unit rapper spoke to NBC affiliate WSMV-TV. "With the judge not considering my history to subtract some time, I'm just thankful for what time I do have" Young Buck told WSMV-TV. Young Buck, real name David Darnell Brown, has had many run-ins with the law authorities over the past few years beginning with a raid of his home in August 2010. The police grabbed jewelry, plaques and was convicted of gun possession. Buck then filed for bankruptcy, before the IRS auctioned off his property. In March, Buck's SUV was struck by 11 bullets, one striking his girlfriend in the shoulder. Buck escaped the incident unharmed. "I've had some rough
March 21, 2012 | Comments (0)
50 Cent has updated the world on the imminent release of his new album, which he claims sounds better than his 2003 hit, Get Rich or Die Tryin'. The title of the album and guest appearance details are both unknown, but 50 Cent did announce the intended release date via his Twitter account. "My album is coming out July 2. I got some heat trust me I'm ready." "My birthdays July 6 so that's a cool date for ME. Its gonna be July2 album, july4 Independence Day, then july6 my birthday." 50 Cent had previously disclosed a list of producers who would be working with him on his new album. "Production-wise man, I got some Boi-1da joints," 50 said. "I did some stuff with Alex da Kid. I worked with [Eminem] -- well, he didn’t
February 12, 2012 | Comments (0)
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January 16, 2012 | Comments (0)
Birdman is finally ready to release his follow-up album to his 2006, Like Father, Like Son, according to Brian "Baby" Williams - the Cash Money founder. The announcement arrived via Twitter, with the star tweeting: "LikeFather LikeSon 2 Tha Last MOB.YMCMB." Birdman had previously set a Father's Day 2011 release date for the album back in 2010, but this new detail suggests that date has been shifted. "We're planning on putting that out Father’s Day weekend," he said. "[We're] bringing that Cash Money/Young Money sound, that traditional hard-body rap, the music that we do together—that gangsta s**t, straight up." Besides the release date, Birdman also tweeted: "We have a lot of songs we did before [Wayne] went [to jail], and we've been working since he came home.
January 4, 2012 | Comments (0)
B.o.B. has announced the release date for his new album, Strange Clouds. The album is set to drop on March 13th, but B.o.B. has been busy at work working on the video for the first single also called Strange Clouds, which features Lil' Wayne. "#StrangeClouds Droppin’ March 13th!!!!!!!!!," B.o.B. tweeted from his Twitter @bobatl. "I been havin fun doing mixtapes and gettin back to my Eastside roots…. but I really can't wait til the album … #StrangeClouds", B.o.B., revealed. In a side note, B.o.B. has been working as an official Adidas endorser, featuring in the Adidas Originals and Champs adiCOlor commericals. His debut album, The Adventures of Bobby Ray received five nominations and was nominated for Best Rap Album by the Grammy Foundation. The single, Airplanes,
January 4, 2012 | Comments (0)
DMX has rubbished reports made that he was to perform in Sacramento, California, and has accused various promoters' of making fake claims. "SOME S**T IN THIS INDUSTRY NEVER CHANGES ….. I WAS NOT BOOKED FOR A SHOW IN SACRAMENTO ON FEB 18TH !!!" the rapper stated to his fans via his Twitter @DizarkMizanIzex Several promotional reports had surfaced, including a dedicated Facebook page promoting the event, but DMX was quick to squash the rumors. "THEY JUST PUT UP A FACEBOOK PAGE OR WHATEVA YOU CALL IT FOR ME ILL MAKE SURE THEY PUT THE REAL DATES UP !" he continued via his Twitter @DizarkMizanIzex He may take legal action over the issue, but after being asked by a fan if he would be pressing charges he responded with; "SON THE LAST PLACE I WANT TO BE IS A COURTROOM," In
January 2, 2012 | Comments (0)
50 Cent has penned a deal with Pepsi to distribute his Street King energy shot. He recently broke the news on his personal Twitter feed, looking to bring his energy drink into the main stream. 50 launched his energy shot in September, 2011, with the idea to feed a child in need for each and every shot purchased. "I did a deal with Pepsi to distribute streetking its gonna be every were buy a bottle feed some one in need," he tweeted. 50 Cent has cashed in on the drinks industry before by selling his Glaceu Vitamin Water share to Coca-Cola back in 2007. Unconfirmed reports suggest that he made $400 from that one deal.
December 26, 2011 | Comments (0)
Tyler, the Creator has expressed his love for photography and also describes Odd Future as a Punk band, underlining his ambition to join a Rock band. Tyler explained that he did not like being characterised in the same way as up and coming rappers, but viewed his music as punk, and the music of his group, OFWGKTA, also as punk. "I've been taking pictures since I was 15," he said when asked how he decided to make a photography book. "I fucking just thought it would be cool to just put the photos up...All the photos in the book, like 80% of them are before, like, we were even famous, or we were even big. Most of those are old, some of them have never even been on the Internet. The photos of Earl in there, them shits are old as fuck. And then part two will probably be 2011 and part
25th June Hip Hop Releases
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