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50 Cent: Murder By Numbers Listening Party

With two weeks to go till its July 3rd release, and no real promo aside from the above cover, many are already questioning the likelihood of 50 Cent’s new album seeing the light of day. Putting some speculation to rest, the G-Unit general held an album listening party in San Francisco last night in support […]

Mike Tyson Sings LeBron James Tribute

Mike Tyson showed his love for Lebron James last night before the game when he debuted this moving tribute to his favorite player. Check out Iron Mike’s “Singing” below.  @-JohnyB_TKND Advertisement

Pharrell Williams To Be Honored By ASCAP

Pharrell Williams in undoubtedly a musical pioneer, and this month he is being honored by The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) for his contributions as a producer, songwriter, and composer. The three-time Grammy Winner is being awarded with the prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award during its 25th Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. […]

Big K.R.I.T & Curren$y Score Top 10 Debuts

Crushing the idea that hip-hop acts can’t sell albums, this week saw rappers Big K.R.I.T and Curren$y go above and beyond peoples expectations when both their new projects Live From The Underground and The Stoned Immaculate debuted in the billboard Top 10.  K.R.I.T, who came in at # 5, sold 41,000 copies in his first […]

Shellie Zimmerman Arrested For Perjury

In the latest episode concerning the Trayvon Martin case, it appears that today Shellie Zimmerman (Wife of neighborhood watch man George Zimmerman) was charged with perjury after it was discovered that she transferred over $75,000 out of her husband’s account days before he was released on $150,000 bond. The couple, who wed back in 2007, […]

Video: Chief Keef – Monster

  Chicago emcee Chief Keef dropped his latest visual today for the joint “Monster” off his mixtape Back From the Dead. Advertisement Waka Flocka Flame recently acknowledged the new rapper as his long lost brother…check out what he means below.        @JohnyB_TKND

Waka: “If Your Looking for Lyrics, Throw on ‘Watch The Throne’ “

While it’s not a secret that Waka Flocka Flame is no lyricist, it seems the dread swinging MC is looking to make that his trademark with the release of his sophomore effort Triple F Life: Friends, Fans and Family. In a recent interview with Billboard.com, Waka talks about his lyrical style (or lack their of), […]

Justin Bieber’s Nicki & Drake Collabos Leak

In a bid to further establish his urban appeal, maturity, whatever else it is he’s trying to prove, Justin Beiber has enlisted the help of YMCMB superstars Nicki Minaj and Drake for his new album Believe. The songs both leaked today a week before the album’s official release. Nicki’s feature comes over the dubstep inspired […]

Usher Drops ‘Looking 4 Myself’ Album

Today is the global release date of Looking 4 Myself, the seventh studio album from R&B vet Usher Raymond. Preceded by the lead singles “Climax”, “Scream” and “Lemme See”, the project finds Usher returning to the urban realm that housed some of his biggest hits, while still pushing the limits of Electro-Soul and Dance. The […]

POWER MOVE: Jay-Z Partners With Duracell

“I’m not a businessman, i’m a BUSINESS, MAN!” While many hip-hop vets are still struggling for relevancy, Jay-Z is making further moves remain as one of the genres most powerful forces, both infront and behind the mic. In a move that will further increase his worth in the business front, it was announced this morning […]

Ice T Weighs In On Nicki Minaj

By now everyone is familiar with the drama surrounding Nicki Minaj’s sophomore album Roman Reloaded and its validity as a “hip-hop” album. The most recent person to weigh in on her and the album is Rapper turned actor Ice T. Following the release of his documentary Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap, he sat down […]

Jay-Z/Kanye/Eminem Lead Rolling Stones Top 100 Albums

Rollingstone.com recently counted the Top 100 albums of the last decade, which included a handful of hip-hop’s heavyweights. Hanging out in the Top 10 are Jay-Z, Eminem and Kanye Wesr who sit at 5, 7 and 10 respectively. All three pop up on the list at various points, but it’s their albums The Blueprint, The Marshall […]

Jay-Z/Kanye/Eminem Lead Rolling Stones Top 100 Albums

Rollingstone.com recently counted the Top 100 albums of the last decade, which included a handful of hip-hop’s heavyweights. Hanging out in the Top 10 are Jay-Z, Eminem and Kanye Wesr who sit at 5, 7 and 10 respectively. All three pop up on the list at various points, but it’s their albums The Blueprint, The Marshall […]

BTS: T.I ft. Trey Songz “2 Reasons”

Despite shooting the video back in April, T.I and Trey Songz still have yet to drop the visuals for their latest collaboration “2 Reasons”. To hold fans over, they recently dropped this Behind the Scenes of the Benny Boom direction shoot.  Advertisement @JohnyB_TKND

The Weeknd Announces New Tour Dates

Canadian crooner The Weeknd has recently announced a new set of tour dates state side. Kicking off the 12th in New Orleans, Abel Tesfaye will be hitting up a couple spots around the country before shooting back over seas. He’s also going to be doing some opening spots for Florence + The Machine. Check out […]

Listen: Usher Ft. A$AP Rocky – Hot Thing

Despite his recent string of dance hits, Usher is assuring fans he still got love for the hood on this Neptunes produced cut “Hot Thing”, and he Brought Harlem newcomer A$AP Rocky along for the ride. Ursher is aiming straight for the clubs on this latest leak, which premiered only a day after he leaked […]

Gwyneth Paltrow Defends Tweet From Watch The Throne Show

After partying it up with Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and The-Dream stage side at last weeks Watch The Throne tour, Hip-hop’s second favorite ‘Gwen’ was criticized after tweeting the above image of her on stage during Jay and Ye’s performance of “N*ggas in Paris”. The tweet, which quickly sent the internet into a frenzy, left a […]

50 Cent, Robert De Niro Drop “Freelancers” Trailer

Althought 50 Cent is hard at work on his comeback album, that hasn’t stop him from making major moves on the Hollywood front. His latest movie venture finds him in the company of big-screen heavy weights Robert De Niro and Forest Whitaker, starring in the Cop drama “Freelancers”. This week saw them debut the official […]

Lil’ Wayne Launching Video Site

Get More: Music News Starting next week, TuneChi and his Dj/Videographer Dj Scoob Doo will be launching their new video site titled, BreadOverBed. The site will include daily footage of Wayne’s work and progress to provide fans with more insight and keep them in the loop.  Advertisement Via:RR

Mixtape: Relly – BoredomKillz

Freestyle Friday has been a stomping ground for many promising rappers over the years. But despite bringing us such promising names as Jin & Blindfury, they have yet to produce a successful mainstream act. Current Freestyle Friday champ Relly is looking to break the cycle. Last week he dropped his first post-win Mixtape BoredomKillz. Think […]