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Sorry PETA, Migos’ T Shirt Video Is Awesome

Migos has been having a great year, yea we’re only a few days in but it’s no secret that they’re crushing it in 2017. Donald Glover shouted them out at the Golden Globes, and Chance the Rapper believes that the

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Lil Peep, The Emo Trap Star

To be fair, the rising star doesn’t like to be referred to as emo, nor is he familiar with an actual trap. Think, alternative rock on lean. However, like a vast majority of our generation, he’s been heavily influenced by

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XXXTENTACION is Next Up

With the release of Broward’s very own, Kodak Black, there’s been a resurgence of media attention on Florida. Like Kodak, XXXTENTACION hails from Pompano Beach, which just may be a breeding ground for talent. His uniquely aggressive mosh-pit style is apparent

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Future’s First Album’s Coming to Vinyl

Feburay 24th, Future’s first studio album, Pluto, will be brought to vinyl for the first time by Omertà inc. Omertà is a London based company specialized in bringing hip hop classics to vinyl. They plan to release two hip hop

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TDE Announces New Signee: Meet SiR

Welcome home kid #JohnDoe2@inglewoodSiRhttps://t.co/hvSE8rcoEl#TDE — TOP DAWG TDE (@dangerookipawaa) January 19, 2017 TDE has anounced via social media that their newest signee is the talented Inglewood bred singer-songwriter SiR. Over just the course of two to three years, SiR’s talent

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Angie Martinez Will Bring Her Memoir To Life With New Deal

Our girl Angie Martinez has inked an epic deal to create scripted and unscripted content with Endemol Shine North America. She made the announcement as a guest co-host on FOX daytime talk show, The Real, teasing to make sure we

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Tupac’s Biopic Finally Has An Official Release Date

For the past year, we have been hearing rumors and bits of info here and there about the biopic “All Eyez on Me”on the legendary Tupac Shakur being in the works. Since the news circulated, actors like Adrian Arthur and

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Radiohead Announces New U.S. Tour Dates

In support of their latest album, A Moon Shaped Pool, Radiohead brought the news of an American tour to the public on Tuesday. The band will spend a brief period traveling around the country for a total of nine concert

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Matt Martians Announces Solo LP x Drops a New Single “Diamond In Da Ruff”

Another piece of The Internet’s puzzle is dropping their project! Matt Martians announced yesterday on a thread of tweets that his new (and only) LP, The Drum Chord Theory, will be dropping January 27th. This will be Matt’s first endeavor away from The Internet

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Skrillex Shows Us His Life Behind The Scenes on “The Same Place” Film

“If it’s fun- that’s all that matters . . . I’m in the same room you’re all sitting in right now. I’m in the same place you guys are.” – Skrillex Today, Skrillex revealed some organized, yet chaotic visuals of

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Kilo Kish Goes Insane In “Obsessing” Video

Kilo Kish has come out of a mini hiatus to give us a visual for her single,”Obsessing”, via Dazed and Confused Magazine. As an artist of many trades, including visual art, painting, and DJing, it was only natural that she

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Bryson Tiller Announces Title of His Sophomore Album

For his highly anticipated second album, Bryson Tiller has been using social media platforms to update his fans. In October, he posted an Instagram picture with the caption, “album almost done,” to remind his fans he isn’t going anywhere. album almost

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Chance the Rapper & Anderson .Paak Preview New Music

On Tuesday, Anderson .Paak posted a Snapchat video which shows Chance the Rapper and himself hanging out and having a drink while bumping their own unreleased track. .Paak says in the clip: “It’s still West Side, West Side right on

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How One Man Saves a Music Video: “Wyclef Jean”

Yesterday Young Thug’s music video for “Wyclef Jean,” the first song on his album Jeffrey, was released and it has become an overnight success. In the past 24 hours the video has racked up over 1.8 million (well justified) views

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DJ Quik, Hip-Hop’s Legendary Mad Scientist

Today, we celebrate the West Coast hip-hop legend David Martin Blake aka DJ Quik. Born in Pomona, California and relocating to Compton shortly after, Quik’s love for music started at a young age. By age 12, he was already proficient

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Deemehlow Drops ‘Here and Now’ Mix

Deemehlow releases his latest mix Here and Now. The mix is a thank you & recap for those who attended his latest Here and Now event at Ludlow House NYC.  This is an even better treat for those who weren’t

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Watch The Trailer for Cam’Ron’s ‘10,000 Miles’ Movie

10,000 miles the single, will be out nx week, the movie coming this summer.. Directed by @iamghettonerd 😜 A video posted by @mr_camron on Jan 16, 2017 at 10:53am PST Cam’Ron just announced his latest cinematic effort, 10,000 Miles via Instagram.

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Kay Anthony Premieres Bone Chilling New Video For “The Enemy”

Brooklyn rapper Kay Anthony is premiering his new video for the song “The Enemy” off of his 2016 album The Man That I Am Now. This is the fourth video to release from the project. The 21 year old illustrates

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A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie And Lil Bibby Drop Visual For “Proud of Me”

  A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie‘s name was all over the place last year. From singles that really grabbed our attention, like his hit single “My Shit,” to being versatile on tracks like “Timeless” (one of own personal favorites). As

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Khalid Wants You To Remember Him on New Single “Saved”

Breakout artist, Khalid, released a new single over the weekend titled “Saved.” The 18 year old El Paso, Texas native came on the scene last summer with his single “Location.” Khalid crooning about communicating and vibing better with his love

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Premiere: Vashtie’s New Mixtape #ONE16GOAT” Honors Sade, Kate Moss, Aaliyah and FKA Twigs Birthday

Another one… Yes folks. Another mixtape by yours truly. These things take a lot of time and work, but I always feel so accomplished after finishing and letting them out into the digital universe. This newest mixtape celebrates January 16th;

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SCHOOL GIRL CRUSH: Maxwell

Maxwell isn’t called the sexiest soul singer for nothing. He’s always had that “Sumthin’ Sumthin’” that got the ladies going. I even remember as a kid in the 90’s how enchanting he was and imagined that’s how my man would be when I

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Memorable Moves That Solidified Aaliyah’s Legacy

In loving remembrance, we celebrate the trend-setting angel, Aaliyah‘s 38th birthday. Its been about 15 years since her passing and we still cherish the legacy she has left behind. Her taste-making sense of style and numerous hits weren’t the only thing that

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Soulfully Celebrating Sade Adu’s Birthday!

It’s everyone’s favorite soulful goddess, Sade Adu’s, birthday today! Our smooth hip rolling, guitar strumming Sade has vibrated through our houses on Saturday mornings, been a place of reference for love and life and has stained our hearts forever. I

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J. Cole Surprises Fans Once Again With New Music

J. Cole seems to always be in a giving mood. The NC native just dropped a brand new song titled “High for Hours.” Produced by Elite and Cam O’bi, the track follows his latest album, 4 Your Eyez Only, which was

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Revisit Snoop Dogg’s Iconic Single, ‘Gin And Juice’

“Rollin’ down the street, smokin Endo/Sippin’ on Gin and Juice”    It sounds farfetched now, but ‘Gin and Juice’ wasn’t the first single off of Snoop Dogg‘s debut album Doggystyle. That distinction belongs to ‘Who I Am (What’s My Name?)’,

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Watch Young M.A Flex In New “Get This Money” Video

Young M.A is following up her street anthem “Ooouuu” and the viral sensation “Eat” with her latest offering “Get This Money.” The Brooklyn MC gave fans a preview of the visual at the end of her video for the freestyle “Eat”,

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Watch ‘This Machine Kills Racism’ Mixtape Visuals by Vashtie

Back in July 2016, I made a mixtape titled “This Machine Kills Racism”. At the time, I was overwhelmed with all that was happening and had been happening in the world, specifically in my beloved homeland of America. I think

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Watch FKA Twigs Mesmerizing Nike Campaign Video

Multi-talented artist FKA twigs has debuted her first project as the Creative Director of NikeWomen’s Spring Zonal Strength Tights campaign. Titled “Do you believe in more?” and shot in Mexico City. FKA twigs conceptualized, directed, performed and soundtracked the campaign.

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The Wait is Over, Trey Songz Dropped ‘Anticipation 3’

The anticipation is over ladies, Trey Songz finally dropped a tape – and it’s everything we want from the sex symbol. More of the baby-making tunes we love so much from the notorious crooner. He’s been flying under the radar since

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Kehlani Drops Another Single From ‘SweetSexySavage’

Kehlani has released another single called “Do U Dirty” from her highly anticipated, first debut album SWEETSEXYSAVAGE. This song is a testament to the love of interest that she will unapologetically ruin their life and she makes it sound so good. “Do U

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A$AP Rocky Reveals ‘Yams Day’ Line Up

The official line up for Yams Day has finally been announced by A$AP Rocky via his Twitter. The memorial concert was created in honor of A$AP Mob’s creator, A$AP Yams. The event is set to be held at The Theater at

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Happy Birthday To The Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon The Chef!

Let us give a huge Happy Birthday to Staten Island bred rapper Raekwon also known as The Chef and Lex Diamond. Raekwon was one of the rappers in the 1992 nine member hip-hop group, The Wu-Tang Clan. He performed and

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Sampha Serenades Us With New Single

It seems like we’ve been waiting for forever to hear something from Sampha. We’re so fortunate to be blessed with the release of the single, “(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano” off of his highly anticipated album Process (set

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Bruckner Comes Through with a New Vibey Club Joint: “Take You to the Bronx”

Friday the 13th isn’t always an unlucky day, especially not tomorrow. High End Times will be releasing their third installment in their Club Series. “Take You to the Bronx” by Bruckner is a vibey new club joint that will be sure

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Throw It Back: Great Moments From The Classic ‘House Party 3’

Kid N’ Play have given us a lot of great moments and content during their run. High top fades, leg breaking dance moves, songs to do these dance moves to and of course a wealth of cult classic films. House

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Wintertime Misery 2017 Alternative Rock/Emo Playlist

Winter time in New York is in full swing, slushy sidewalks, grey skies, rock salt stains on precious footwear, unpleasant winds, the list could go on. New York in the winter is probably the most unfriendly 3 and a half

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Aaliyah’s Classics Finally Hit iTunes and Apple Music

Prior to last night, Aaliyah’s introductory album Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number was the only streamable part of her catalog. Complex recently published an in depth feature on the reasoning behind it, attributing the absence to the fact that her uncle,

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Featured: Quickie With MadeinTYO

T H E S H O R T… Name: MADEINTYO (MALCOLM DAVIS) Nickname: MALLY MACK MACKIE Astrological Sign: ARIES Born & Raised: Hawaii, San Diego, TX, VA, Yokosuka JAPAN, ATL Currently Residing: CALI Five Favorite Things… 1. Japanese Clothing 2. Skate Boarding 3. Moving Places

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Woman Crushin’ It Wednesday: Kehlani

Kehlani, the super talented R&B singer from Oakland, California is the woman everybody has been talking about. Since 2009 she’s been crushin’ the music game and defying all odds. Before releasing her first mixtape Cloud 19 in 2014, the tattooed “girl

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