» By MICHAEL ICEBLUE HARRIS Nov 4 2009, 12:35 Pm
“He is a crumb and I'm gone put my foot on his neck until he responds. Please make a record because a week it's been out dog. I'm not taking nothing from Jay-Z as an artist. He ain't no walk in the park but all I'm saying is I don't got to jog to keep up to him.”
It looks like the union between Dwight Grant and Curtis Jackson is official as the two lyrical titans stood side by side on Philly radio airwaves with radio personalities The Hot Boyz. Putting the rats in the fire, Sigel held no punches as he spit his truth about Roc-A-Fella and how Damon Dash and Jay-Z both played one of their most loyal soldiers.
» By JUSTIN STEWART Nov 4 2009, 12:20 Pm
America has been in a state of emergency for some time as of late. With the recession and the swine flu running rampant and leaving their marks, the country has been in a mad dash searching for some sort of order out of this madness.
The same situation is present in the Black community, but the effect has been one that has been going on for even longer.
African-American communities have continued to be ravaged with violence, drugs, poverty and more as the race has slowly been destroying itself with so much inner turmoil with the intentions of just surviving.
» By JUSTIN STEWART Nov 4 2009, 11:38 Am
Since the murder of Derrion Albert, many rappers have weighed in to say that action needs to be taken as the aggression in the African-American community has escalated.
It was reported earlier that Twista had made a more direct approach by visiting those that were friends of Albert.
With such a heavy influence in the community, it has been in the hands of rap artists to gear these young minds into the right direction and provide positive imagery to show that there is a way to enjoy life without having to resort to violence.
» By JUSTIN STEWART Nov 4 2009, 11:07 Am
Once an artist that was given the support from Young Jeezy, West Coast artist Roccett has since stepped away from CTE and decided to go about things on his own.
Releasing a slew of mixtapes, including Another Day, Another Dollar, the rapper has built up anticipation for the big band, which comes in the form of his official street album, The Free Agent.
» By DANIELLE CANADA Nov 4 2009, 11:07 Am
Game is becoming the latest victim of an always frustrating, always unfortunate trend in hip-hop; album push backs. Hurricane Game confirmed to his fans via Twitter that his latest installment, R.E.D., would be put on hold.
Originally set to drop in December, a new release date has yet to be confirmed. He tweeted about the mishap saying,
» By JUSTIN STEWART Nov 4 2009, 10:50 Am
“Nobody's perfect and a lot of us grow up in imperfect situations, as myself, and our lives continue to be imperfect, but there are no excuses.”
Life after prison has been quite the road for rapper Shyne. Shortly after being released from prison having served almost a decade, he was quickly swept up by immigration and was informed of the fact that there was a possibility that he would be deported back to Belize.