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Philadelphia Rapper Chynna Rodgers Passes Away at 25

As of Wednesday, April 8th, news broke that Philadelphia rapper, Chynna Rodgers has passed away. Rodgers was a 25-year-old rising artist responsible for songs like “ASMR,” “Mood,” and “Glen Coco.” Chynna is best known for her work with A$AP Mob after a friendship with A$AP Yams would inspire her to begin a career in music. […]

A$AP Mob’s J. Scott Passes Away

It’s a rough day for the A$AP Mob as news just broke of the passing of another one of their very own, A$AP Snacks, best known as J.Scott. Not only was he a DJ, but he also served as a producer, creative mind in A$AP projects, an A&R for A$AP Worldwide and managed multiple acts […]

A$AP Ferg Launches BMX Capsule Collab with Redline Bikes

A$AP Ferg is no stranger to partnering up with brands, as we saw last year with his work alongside adidas and more specifically his limited-edition G-SHOCK GA-110 collab. Now, the Harlem-bred MC representing for A$AP Mob is pulling up on a fresh set of wheels thanks to an upcoming partnership with Redline Bikes. Advertisement Unveiled […]

A$AP Rocky Pairs His AWGE Brand With NEEDLES For a SS19 Collab

A$AP Rocky has been popping up on the style scene frequently in recent months, from previewing the Raf Simons x Templa Winter 2019 capsule to jumping into lookbooks for Calvin Klein and even Tyler, The Creator’s GOLF WANG. Today though, it’s all about his own AWGE imprint and the brand’s latest collaboration with Japanese retailer […]

A$AP Nast Unveils His Converse NST2 Spring 2019 Campaign

As a follow-up to his debut collaboration with Converse, A$AP Nast reveals the next wave of gear that includes a reworked Jack Purcell Mid and full range of apparel to match. View this post on Instagram #NST2 MARCH 22 A post shared by A$AP NAST (@asvpxnvst) on Mar 17, 2019 at 1:00pm PDT Advertisement The […]

New Era Arrives With an Official Yams Day 2019 Cap Collection

As Hip-Hop fans are currently enjoying the Yams Day 2019 festivities at Barclay Center, New Era is making sure anyone in attendance is laced with proper headwear to truly pay tribute on the 4th anniversary of the founding A$AP Mob member’s tragic loss. View this post on Instagram That moment when @asaprocky shows his wrestling […]

Take a Look at the Brands Partnering With A$AP Mob for Yams Day 2019

Rap fans won’t soon forget the memory of A$AP Mob founder Steven Rodriguez, respectfully known by his official a.k.a. A$AP Yams, especially now that Yams Day has become a sort of cultural event amongst the new age of loyal Hip-Hop listeners. For 2019, not only is his annual celebration of life back in NYC, but […]

A$AP Bari Arrested on Federal Drug Charges in Pennsylvania

Authorities have arrested A$AP Mob’s co-founder, A$AP Bari, on federal drug charges. Bari, born Jabari Shelton, was picked up by federal authorities in Palmer Township, Pennsylvania on Thursday. A$AP Bari was charged with two counts of manufacturing, delivery or possession with intent to distribute drugs and two misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and […]

Yasiin Bey Says 6ix9ine “GUMMO” Comments Were ‘Taken out of Context’

A couple of days ago the A$AP Mob released the third episode of their AWGE DVD series and the legendary Yasiin Bey, who formerly went by the moniker Mos Def made a truly stimulating appearance. For less than one minute, Bey is shown reacting to Tekashi 6ix9ine’s “GUMMO” music video saying “Why is everyone acting like this new? […]

A$AP Rocky Says His ‘Testing’ Album is Done

A$AP Rocky revealed via his social media on Sunday (May 20) that his new album, Testing, is officially complete.   ALBUM DONE pic.twitter.com/zWXMXrogvF — LORD FLACKO JODYE II (@asvpxrocky) May 21, 2018   Advertisement The rapper dropped his latest single, “A$AP Forever” featuring Moby last month, which debuted on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. However, we’re still […]

[WATCH] A$AP Rocky’s Surprise ‘Lab Rat’ Art Performance

[WATCH] A$AP Rocky's Surprise 'Lab Rat' Art Performance

With only about an hour notice, A$AP Rocky tweeted that he will be doing “performance art” at Sotheby’s on Sunday night at 7 p.m. EST, and the event was live streamed on his YouTube channel. PERFORMANCE ART @ SOTHEBYS LIVE ON MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL TONIGHT AT 7PM EST #TESTINGTHEWATERS pic.twitter.com/I5RFlPuyhZ — LORD FLACKO JODYE II (@asvpxrocky) […]

ASAP Bari Facing Sexual Assault Case After London Arrest

Reports out of London state A$AP Bari has been arrested at the Heathrow Airport in connection to a sexual assault that occurred in 2017. TMZ details Bari was arrested this past Tuesday (May 15) while waiting on a connecting flight. The assault in question occurred at a hotel this past July when Bari informed a […]

10 Sneakers on Classic Rap Albums That You Can Still Cop Right Now

Hip-hop and sneaker culture have gone hand-in-hand since Run-DMC first rapped about their adidas in 1986 — a move that led to a lucrative partnership between the Three Stripes and the three-man band, and ultimately created a lane others swiftly followed. From Jay-Z’s S. Carter deal with Reebok to Kanye’s current YEEZY deal with adidas, […]

A$AP Rocky Previews Snippet of New Song on Instagram

A$AP Rocky Previews Snippet of New Song on Instagram

A$AP Rocky has been teasing a new album for a while now. But there hasn’t been much information about it until now. Rocky hopped on his Instagram story and previewed a snippet of a forthcoming single on Thursday. The record begins with a dark instrumental that is later accompanied by Flacko’s deep voice circling back […]

[LISTEN] Nicki Minaj Hops on A$AP Ferg’s Plain Jane (Remix)

Meanwhile we impatiently wait for Nicki Minaj to drop the The Pinkprint follow-up, she’s out here bodying features. The latest song she remixed is A$AP Ferg’s beloved track, “Plain Jane.” The Queens rapper saluted Biggie on her verse: “I go hard in the booth/Biggie vibes, gimme the loot.” Then she went on to note her trendsetting, long […]

A$AP Mob Stars in Calvin Klein Campaign

A$AP Mob Stars in Calvin Klein Campaign

Words by Jasmine Johnson Hip Hop stars A$AP Mob is the latest collective to star in Calvin Klein’s #MyCalvins campaign ad. The Harlem rap group is wearing the newest garments and accessories from American fashion house. A$AP Ferg, A$AP Rocky, A$AP Nast, A$AP Twelvy, A$AP Ant, A$AP J Scott, and A$AP Lou, are the seven members who […]

QOTD: Which Harlem Rap Group Are You Rocking With, The Diplomat or A$AP Mob?

QOTD: Which Harlem Rap Group Are You Rocking With, The Diplomat or A$AP Mob?

The Diplomats and A$AP Mob are gearing up to put together an epic show tomorrow. Both rap groups are from Harlem and been holding it down for their cities. The Diplomats paved the way and passed the torch down. There are constant debates between the new generation and older generation about who makes the best […]