9th Wonder: No Pretending f. Raekwon & Big Remo
Another sneak peek: 9th and The Chef on this joint off The Wonder Years. (Sept. 27) DOWNLOAD: 9th Wonder – No Pretending f. Raekwon & Big Remo | Mediafire
9th Wonder: One Night f. Terrace Martin, Phonte &...
Another sneak peek: North Carolina’s The Wonder Years album coming September 27th. DOWNLOAD: 9th Wonder – One Night f. Terrace Martin, Phonte, & Bird And The Midnight Falcons | Mediafire
Mixtape: Pusha T – Fear Of God II: Let Us Pray
01 Changing Of The Guards (f. Diddy) 02 Amen (f. Kanye West & Young Jeezy) 03 Trouble On My Mind (f. Tyler, the Creator) 04 What Dreams Are Made Of 05 O There It Is 06 Feeling Myself (f. Kevin Cossom) 07 Raid (f. 50 Cent & Pharrell) 08 My God 09 I Still Wanna (f. Rick Ross & Ab Liva) DOWNLOAD: Pusha T – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle | Mediafire
Classic Albums: Nas' Illmatic
“Reebok Classics and Rock The Bells bring you Classic Albums by Classic Artists featuring Illmatic by Nas.”
Mixtape: Young Jeezy – The Real Is Back 2
Young Jeezy and DJ Drama surprise everyone by letting go of their latest project The Real Is Back 2. Features from Birdman, Freddie Gibbs, Yo Gotti and more. Download: Link // Trailer
Video: Ski Beatz & Mos Def – Cream Of The Planet
This video featuring Mos Def comes from Ski Beatz’ highly-anticipated 24 Hour Karate School (due September 7th.) Video directed by Creative Control. ALSO: Ski Beatz ft. Curren$y & Wiz Khalifa – Scaling The Building [DOWNLOAD HERE]
Download: Dre's The Chronic Re-Lit & Released
Dr. Dre and hip hop’s classic west coast timepiece The Chronic from 1992 is set for re-release through WIDEawake Entertainment Group, the owner of Death Row Records. Titled The Chronic Re-Lit, this edition will include seven unreleased tracks plus DVD of live never before seen interview of Dr. Dre and other Death Row related artists. Official release date for the Chronic Re-Lit is set for...
411: DMX To Be Freed Today
From AllHipHop News: Rapper DMX could be a free man later today, after serving six months in an Arizona jail for violating the terms of his previous probation. In March, DMX was sentenced to six months in jail, after the rapper tested positive for having cocaine in his system, a violation of his previous probation. According to a tweet from longtime producer Dame Grease, DMX is slated for an...
Video: Jay-Z & Cookin' Soul - "Summer In Brooklyn"
It´s Summertime and we had to do somethin special, everybody knows the classic “Summer in the city” by Quincy Jones, we decided to take it to Brooklyn, mixin Jay-Z and Lil Wayne vocals from Hello Bk, addin some new fantastic visuals based on typography and still images of Brooklyn. Production, SFX, animation and edit by Greg Solenström. Jay-Z feat. Lil Wayne – Summer in Brooklyn...
Video: Nas & Damian Marley Live on Jimmy Kimmel...
Nas and Damian Marley perform ‘As We Enter’ and ‘Count Your Blessings’ from the new album, Distant Relatives live on Jimmy Kimmel Live. [SOURCE]
Slang Editorial: The Wrap Up On Suge Knight
Suge Knight was quickly released from police custody yesterday after posting $65,000 bail for allegedly pulling a gun on a man in South Los Angeles. Former Death Row CEO, Suge Knight was arrested just after midnight on Thursday morning (May 20)in Gardenia and held by authorities for driving with a suspended license. His lawyer denies claims of any altercation with a deadly weapon. For the news...
Happy Birthday, Big Poppa
Christopher George Latore Wallace, May 21, 1972 – March 9, 1997. Biggie Smalls would be 38 today. Lil Cease of Junior MAFIA remembers his friend. R.I.P. MTV Shows [SOURCE]
Album Release: Distant Relatives by Nas & Jr Gong
Finally the highly anticipated new album from God’s Son and Jr. Gong Marley, Distant Relatives was released in stores today [May 18th] For the new release album grab the torrent before copyright hounds ban it - DOWNLOAD HERE]
Guru Dies April 19, 2010 R.I.P.
Keith Elam [July 17, 1966 – April 19, 2010] Rest In Peace to Keith Elam or better known worldwide as Guru from Gang Starr. Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal passed away yesterday due to a long battle with cancer. Previous reports of him suffering a heart attack and subsequent coma have been met with worse and imminent news of his death. Guru will always be remembered personally for the man who...
Cypress Hill Breaks Down Classic Tracks For...
In preemptive strike to Cypress Hill’s new album Rise Up coming out soon, Complex magazine’s Toshitaka Kondo hit up the Latin hiphop leaders to break down some of their classic tracks over their legendary career as they near twenty years standing at the top of West coast hiphop. Cypress Hill Classics: B-Real & Sen Dog On The Making Of 10 Key Records April 19th, 2010 ...
Video: 'In Gotti We Trust' by Kurupt & X to-tha Z
Fresh video for ‘In Gotti We Trust’ by Dogg Pound’s Kurupt and Xzibit with Terrance Martin on the hook.
DJ Quik Announces New Album
P-Fonk’s legendary DJ Quik took a radio interview recently and opened up on new album, The Book of David. This will be the first in five years for the West coast super-producer. The album is recorded, wrapped and will feature collaborations from vets, Ice Cube, WC and Bizzy Bone which is to be expected soon. Quik also touched on his apparent end to the beef with Suga Free and announced...
Video: Affion Crockett & Russell Simmons - Hustles...
Hustles with Russells [EP 1] Hustles with Russells [EP 2] Hustles with Russells [EP 3] Hustles with Russells [EP 4] Hustles with Russells [EP 5]
T.I. Announces Release Date & Title For New Album
The ATL return of The King is catching headlines with his break out post-prison announcement… The new shit! After dropping the trailer to his “F*ck A Mixtape” video [below] thanks to DJ Drama and his Gangsta Grillz series, T.I. has now announced the name of his next studio album. King Uncaged will be released as scheduled for August 24th. [Peep the latest track and first interview...
Glastonbury Wants Snoop Dogg For Next Festival
Controversial rapper Snoop Dogg is being lined up by Glastonbury organisers for this year’s 40th anniversary festival, according to a report in the Sun newspaper on Tuesday (March 16). The rapper, who has been banned from entering the UK by immigration authorities since an altercation involving his entourage at London’s Heathrow Airport in 2006, has recently been allowed to reapply...
Video: 'In Gotti We Trust' by Kurupt & Xzibit
Kurupt went all in on his upcoming Young Gotti LP, Streetlights out on 4/20. The track and video features Xzibit and produced by Terrace Martin.
Video: 'That Street Life' by Styles P
New video for Styles P ‘That Street Life’ featuring Tiger Woods.
Interview with Danny Boy
Chi-Town native and Death Row Records’ son of soul and songbird to most of the notorious 1990’s west coast rap legends - r&b star Danny Boy (Danny Boy Steward) is on the come back with a new album and a dusted off collection due for release by new WIDEAwake/Death Row label. Steward, all grown and still beautiful in voice gave Dynamexx Enterprise and Hiphop.sh an exclusive on where...
Video: 'Desha Dayana' by U-N-I
‘Desha Dayana’, the new hit from these West Coast new cats U-N-I from their upcoming LP, A Love Supreme 2.0 has just gone to video. Peep here.
Ice Cube Meets Dre, Snoop & Game for Detox
In light of recent hullabaloo over Ice Cube and his “Drink the Kool-Aid” joint, the west coast legend himself gave a statement explaining the intentions behind the controversial song. As well he spoke on reuniting in the studio with Dr Dre, Snoop Dogg and The Game and playing his part in the mythical Detox album. From Ice Cube: “What up fam, I met Dr. Dre in the studio...
Video: "I Rep That West" (Making of) By Ice Cube
The Don Mega is already making headlines as some of the biggest movers in top shelf hiphop prepare for the west coast don going in on them in his second single from the I Am The West LP, “Drink The Kool Aid.” Artists like Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem are rumoured to be in his crosshairs. The making of Ice Cube’s “I Rep That West” video - First single...
Lil Wayne's Open Letter From Jail
It’s been less than a month since Lil Wayne officially checked in to begin serving a one year jail sentence at New York’s Rikers Island facility. The Southern emcee has checked in from behind the bars with an open letter to fans, friends, and supporters. In the letter, posted at the rapper’s new website WeezyThanxYou.com, Weezy thanked fans for the countless letters of support....
Video: T.I. Talks New Album
The next album is going hard! “Classic T.I.” [SOURCE]
411: Dr Dre & Jay-Z To Drop Detox Record
E! News own Michael Yo has been putting out a rumour of a studio collab between industry legends Jay-Z and Dr. Dre and dropping the record this week! Further reports have arisen supporting the notion that this “uptempo” track will be the infamous Detox’s first single. [SOURCE]
Video: Soundtrack 2 My Life by Kid Cudi
DatNewCudi.com: KiD CuDi - Soundtrack 2 My Life (Directed by Jason Goldwatch) [SOURCE]
Yukmouth Responds to Suge Knight Robbery / Assault
This is a first, Suge Knight was not involved in a assault/robbery incident involving Bay Area rapper Yukmouth on Monday (March 22), despite initial reports saying otherwise. Police were seeking Knight for his alleged involvement in an incident earlier this week where Yukmouth was stuck up for $92,000 in jewelry while in the parking lot of a Ralph’s supermarket in the San Fernando...
Ice Cube Criticised For Not Helping Newcomers
After raising eyebrows last week with in a blog where he said he isn’t obligated to help “local L.A. rappers,” Ice Cube penned another entry this Thursday (March 25) where he clears the air about his statements. Last week, the veteran rapper stated: “It ain’t my job to make nobody famous.” Some took offense, including newcomer Jay Rock who felt Cube’s...
411: Rev Run Speaks On Son Diggy’s Hiphop
15 year old son of kings of rock, Run DMC legend, Rev Run is completely behind Diggy Simmons and his burgeoning hiphop career signing to Atlantic Records and will not let school get in the way of stacking Benjamins. XXLMag.com called Run to get his fatherly word on the could-be heir to his father’s emcee crown. Questions on whether the young-un is too young for this kinda attention on the...
Video: Our Dreams by Method Man, Ghostface &...
Method Man, Ghostface & Raekwon: Our Dreams (Music Video) The three Wu vets team up for a brand new track called “Our Dreams,” the first single from their Wu-Massacre album, due March 30.
Mixtape: Jay Rock – Tales From the Hood 2
Jay Rock drops his latest mixtape featuring DJ Whoo Kid and DJ Scream. From XXL cover to reppin’ the west coast warzone. Pushing rhymes like weight until his debut album is packaged, Watt’s finest, Jay Rock keeps it hot on this one! [DOWNLOAD HERE] [SOURCE]
Suge Knights Goes Debo on Yukmouth!
Disgraced and out of pocket former Death Row Records mogul, Suge Knight is making headlines once again. The former Death Row honcho is being accused of beating and robbing Bay Area rap vet Yukmouth, according to TMZ.com Authorities tell the site that an altercation happened last night at Ralph’s supermarket in the San Fernando Valley, that ended in Knight allegedly walking away with $92,000...
Film Trailer: Snoop Dogg's Malice In Wonderland...
Malice N Wonderland Trailer Park Movies | MySpace Video This is the brand new trailer for Snoop Dogg’s upcoming original short film, inspired by the rapper’s upcoming new album More Malice, both due out on March 23rd.
Guru Surgery Successful; Full Recovery Expected
Those close to Guru have revealed that the rapper’s heart surgery performed in the last 24 hours has been a complete success and Guru is expected to have a complete recovery. [Full story: read previous entry] According to sources told to Allhiphop.com the 43 year old New York MC is doing “fine” despite bullshit reports on the Internet claiming that he had died last night. Gang...
BREAKING NEWS: Guru Suffers Heart Attack & Coma!
According to HipHopWired.com, information has been obtained in relation to the health of east coast rapper, Guru. Apparently he has just recently suffered a cardiac arrest and now fallen into a coma. These details come by way of Guru’s own sister. Legendary emcee formerly with DJ Premier in the famous rap outfit Gang Starr, Keith ‘Guru’ Elam is also considered a pioneer for...
Interview with Necro [EXPLICIT CONTENT]
NECRO interview with Rip Nicholson for Hiphop.sh // Street Press Australia 20th May, 2009 A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH SHOCK VALUE. DEBAUCHED LYRICAL IMAGERY. CONTROVERSIAL LIVE SHOWS. THEY’RE ALL PART OF THE JOB DESCRIPTION FOR FORTHRIGHT HIP HOPPER NECRO, KNOWN THE WORLD OVER AS THE KING OF DEATH RAP. As one-part producer and one-part rapper, Necro finds it hard to pick which side he prefers to...
411: Jay-Z On Shooting “Venus vs. Mars” & “A Star...
MTV Shows At the Two Kings function with Cleveland Cavalier and close friend of Jay-Z’s, LeBron James during the All-Star weekend in Dallas, TX last week. When hit up by MTV on his plans for videos he’s looking to shoot next, Hov responded. “I wanna shoot ‘Venus vs. Mars’, that may be the last one.. I wanna shoot two, I been shooting two at one time. I’ll probably shoot ‘Venus’...
Mixtape: LA Leakers x Cypress Hill - Leakers Of...
The LA Leakers have put together this Cypress Hill “audio biography” - As DJ sourMILK and Just-N-Credible put it: “We felt it was more then just an average ‘Mixtape”. It was a complete honor to do a tape with such legends as Cypress Hill. This is the Leakers of the Funk: Audio-Biography! A LOT of classics and a few exclusive records that may or may not be on their upcoming...
Rapper Shyne Signed With Def Jam
Latest reports coming from independent sources claim that recently exiled rapper, Shyne is gearing to sign a very lucrative deal with Def Jam Records. This comes within months of the former MC signed to Bad Boy Entertainment has been set free from a ten stretch for letting off a gun in the infamous New York club involving hot items P Diddy and J-Lo in 1999. Taken from [MissInfo TV]: [ - Multiple...
Video: Nipsey Hussle Talks Debut Album Producers
Introducing again, Slauson Boy’s own Nipsey Hu$$le takes time out from recording his debut album to talk with Hip Hop Official Mobile channel. Through the interview, Nipsey runs down producers queued to help build South Central State Of Mind, including DJ Khalil, The Runners, Scott Storch, QD3, Play-N-Skillz, Mr. Lee, J.R. Rotem & more. [SOURCE]
Snoop Dogg Signs Cypress Hill to Priority Records
“It Ain’t Nothin’” by Cypress Hill- Earlier this week Snoop Dogg announced that he has signed Cypress Hill to the newly re-launched Priority Records. “My role as Creative Chairman of Priority Records has put me in the driver’s seat to help revive the most important West Coast hip-hop label,” Snoop said in a press release. “As such, I’m excited to announce my first...
Nate Dogg In Therapy: 'He can lift his head'
(AllHipHop News) Long beach singer Nate Dogg is recovering from a stroke and doing well in therapy, according to childhood friend and longtime collaborator, Warren G. Nate Dogg, born Nathaniel Hale has suffered two strokes since January of 2008. The strokes left the Grammy-nominated singer partially paralyzed and he was also using an assisted breathing tube, to make breathing...
Rappers, Entertainers Unite For Hope for Haiti Now...
Taken from Allhiphop.com - Saturday, January 23, 2010 1:07 AM | By Chris Richburg The spirit, faith and determination of the people of Haiti stood front and center Friday night as actors, musicians and Haitians united for the Hope for Haiti Now telethon. The event, which dominated primetime viewing on more than 25 networks, featured an all-star line up of performers, many of whom wore...
BREAKING NEWS: Rapper Apache Dies
Apache - Gangsta Bitch Mr. L0c0 | MySpace Video Taken from Allhiphop.com - Friday, January 22, 2010 1:59 PM | By Gentle Jones and Grouchy Greg Watkins Flavor Unit emcee Apache, born Anthony Teaks, passed away today (January 22) after a protracted illness. As an original member of Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit, Apache first appeared on 45 King Presents The Flavor Unit and his best...
411: The Game's R.E.D. Album Delayed
Taken from AHH By Ace Cannon The Game’s highly anticipated release The R.E.D. Album has been delayed, according to the Compton MC himself. The rapper took to his Twitter page announce that his legal obligations to the state of California for a gun possession charge will prevent him from traveling to promote the album, until March. “Bad news: this just in. The R.E.D. Album just got pushed back...