The Legendary Jeru The Damaja Performs NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert” From Home (Video)

Brooklyn native and legendary emcee Jeru The Damaja has teamed up with NPR to bring you another Tiny Desk Home Concert from his living room in Berlin, Germany. Performing classic tracks like “Can’t Stop The Prophet,” “Scientifical Madness,” and “Ain’t the Devil Happy.” Jeru also performs powerful new material entitled “IF” and “The Power,” all […]

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Class Is in Session: Stetsasonic’s Professor Daddy O Schools Us in Exclusive Interview

Hip Hop legend Professor Daddy O has blessed the hip hop community with some iconic music. Most popular from the dynamic group Stetsasonic, Daddy O ushered in a dope sound that floored fans. I remember watching the videos and trying to do the dance moves. Hits like Talkin’ All That Jazz, Sally, Float On, A.F.R.I.C.A. and […]

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Positive K “Xclusive” Single

Vetted Hip Hop pioneer Positive K ends the summer with the new hit single “Xclusive”, available on major digital platforms. K delivers about three minutes of ‘xclusive’ quotable wordplay, from beginning to end. Everything about the versed emcee is ‘xclusive’ from his music to his kicks, to his mojo. “Tracks I be reppin on string […]

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Joell Ortiz & Salaam Remi ‘BoxTalk’ EP + “Shake Dat Je’llo” Video

After the release of his collaborative project with Fred The Godson and The Heatmakerz, Joel Ortiz links with producer Salaam Remi for a new EP titled ‘BoxTalk.’ The veteran emcee represents Brooklyn in this 5-track EP, which is heightened in tracks “BoxTalk” and “Brooklyn What.”  He makes reference to both booth work and street work, “I […]

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Cypress Hill Drops New Video Teaser “Band of Gypsies” off the Forthcoming Album “Elephants on Acid”

Fans around the world are anxiously anticipating the release of Cypress Hill new album titled Elephants on Acid. The album will be available September 28th, but can be pre-ordered here. Cypress Hill can be noted as one of the main originators of West Coast rap and Hip Hop in the early 90’s as well as […]

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Ren Thomas Presents Another Installment of #Rensday, “Braveheart” featuring Tayong

Jersey’s prized emcee, Ren Thomas, presents another installment of #Rensday. This week’s new release “Braveheart” features UK’s very own Tayong and is produced by Savion. The two collide talents to give listeners a unique record delivering a gallant size declaration over primitive integrals and Hip Hop beats. “Heart brave yal’s pump sugar and parkay like Bible […]

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20 Years Later, Big Pun’s “Capital Punishment” Is Still One of the Best Hip Hop Debut Albums Ever

On April 28, 1998, Christopher Rios introduced to the world what would later be crowned as one of the greatest debut albums in hip hop history. Capital Punishment is important to hip hop for so many reasons. Pun was the first Latin rapper to bring home a platinum plaque (selling 1 million copies) for this […]

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