The Ruler is back! Our dude, Slick Rick, shows these new age rappers how to make everyday mundane topics interesting on the song, “Need Some Bad.” Boasting production from the legendary DJ Premier, Slick Rick exercises his trademark narrative rhyme techniques throughout Premier’s updated drums lifted off “The Show.” The song turned up on Premier’s […]

For those of you who hoped DJ Webstar would quietly fade into he background after his hit, “Chicken Noodle Soup,” Your prayers have gone unanswered. DJ Webstar recruits Maybach Music soldier, Wale, and Dorrough for “Drop That A$$.” The club anthem is sure to bring the ratchetness out of some ladies. There is no word […]

Ten years ago, on October 23, the first iPod ever became available to the masses. Sure, the commercials were memorable, but who knew they’d become an invaluable, cherished staple in our everyday life for the next decade (and likely more to come)? You’ve broken them, replaced them, added songs and deleted them, but we’ve compiled […]

What do you do you when you’ve been nominated for 2 Emmys, had a summer blockbuster movie (Thor), and a hit TV series (“LUTHER”) ? If you’re Idris Elba, you head down to the beaches of San Juan, Puerto Rico and shoot a music video, and indulge in some some very seductive body painting. Produced […]

Allow us to introduce you to Brooklyn MC, Kris Kasanova. Kris is making waves in the industry with his introspective lyrics over superior production. “War Paint,” is the visual for his latest single. Look out him. He is on the rise. Give us your predictions if you think he will blow or not. If you’re […]

As stars continue to react to the passing of soul singer, Amy Winehouse, Melanie Fiona has posted a cover of her favorite Winehouse joints. Here Melanie Fiona sings “Wake Up Alone” from Winehouse’s master stroke, Back To Black. Rest In Peace Amy Winehouse. Related Posts: Melanie Fiona Talks About “The MF Life”[VIDEO] BET’s Rip The […]

Last week we posted a track from Universal Records signee, Money Malc. We got lots of feedback wanting more information about him. We’ve got more for you. Check this clip of the Jersey native to get a better understanding of who he is. Hit us with your predictions and let us know if he is […]

When Jay-Z and Kanye West dropped “Otis,” the rap world was set ablaze. People talked about the mediocre remixes that were sure to follow. California MC,  Game, hasn’t done a remix. He’s delivered a half baked diss record. I’m not exactly sure who this is aimed at considering he goes from taking shots at Jay-Z […]

Picture this: You are a singer signed to label that houses artists likeBeyonceand John Legend. On your debut, they pair you with successful producers and musicians like Raphael Saadiq and Salaam Remi and you have a smash single, “The River.” Sound too good to be true? If you’re Noel Gourdin, it was. Although he has a […]

Universal Music recording artist, Money Malc is repping hard for New Jersey. Before he releases his debut disc, he’s got a mixtape that is soon to hit the streets. The first track from Perrier Jouet Poetry is the banger, “F**k This Money Up.” The track is produced by New Jersey beatsmith, Ayy Pii. Listen to […]

Despite what you’ve heard, Black people are the world’s taste makers. We are the ones who say what’s hot or not. Once it becomes popular in our community, mainstream picks it up and runs away with it. Think about it. Big lips weren’t in style until Angelina Jolie had them. You and I both know […]