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Flashback Friday: Vintage Hip Hop Jewelry Is Making A Comeback

Hip-Hop has been the source of a lot of fashion trends throughout history from sports jerseys, to starter jackets, to gold jewelry. Like everything else in history, things have come full circle. These three vintage Hip-Hop jewelry trends are back and we are

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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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Event Recap: Va$htie Celebrates The 10 Year Anniversary of “1992”

Thursday evening,  #RedLyfeSeason led a charitable event at SOBs in conjunction with HOT97’s Hip Hop Has Heart & The Fader with proceeds going to St. Johns Bread and Life Organization. To provide the soundtrack for the night, the evening  featured

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Ab-Soul Debuts “Threatening Nature” & Release Date For His New Album DWTW

Ab-Soul is back and he has a brand new track to accompany his upcoming album. Aside from J.Cole’s 4 Your Eyez Only, Ab-Soul’s DWTW is slated to arrive Friday, Dec. 9. TDE’s own also unleashed the PakkMusicGroup produced track “Threatening

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Nas’ Kneeling Black Santa Sweaters Will Benefit Prison Reform

Nas is intertwining the holiday spirit with the fight to end mass incarceration this season. The  Queens, NY native revealed that his new holiday sweater will be available via his clothing brand HSTRY.  Proceeds from the sweaters that come in colors green,

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Big Sean & Jhene Aiko Are Prepping For The TWENTY88 Album

Ready for more TWENTY88? Well you’re in luck because Big Sean and Jhene Aiko are warming up for another collaborative project. Big Sean took to Twitter Saturday afternoon to announce that the TWENTY88 joint album is on the way along

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DJ Khaled Brings Jay Z, DMX & Ja Rule Together For Iconic Reunion

A photo posted by Irv “Gotti” Lorenzo (@irvgotti187) on Oct 7, 2016 at 5:19pm PDT   With the help of DJ Khaled, Beyonce’s Formation World Tour served as an epic platform for some of Hip Hop’s best to bless the

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STREAM: DJ Khaled’s Star-Studded ‘Major Key’ Album Is Here

Notoriously known for gathering some of the biggest names in Hip-Hop, DJ Khaled returns with his new album Major Key. The man behind one of the most natural, yet prolific social media campaigns of all time gave fans a first

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WATCH: Salomon Faye Goes Digital in “Nobody” Visual

New York rapper Salomon Faye has been buzzing around town since the release of his Stimulation EP back in April of 2015. Now the lyrical assassin returns with a new visual for his record, “Nobody.” The James Mao-directed and animated video features Faye going head-to-head

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CULTURE: Kid Cudi Joins ‘Empire’ Cast

Cleveland visionary Kid Cudi has just scored a recurring role on FOX’s hit televison series, Empire. Aside from working on his new album Passion, Pain and Demon Slayin‘, Kid Cudi will be sharpening his acting skills as he is set to play

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LISTEN: OVO Sound Radio Episode 25 w/ Popcaan

  Tune into OVOSOUND Radio Episode 25 with a special guest mix from @popcaanmusic today at 3pm PST / 6pm EST / 10pm GMT  @applemusic A photo posted by UNRULY BOSS (@popcaanmusic) on Jul 15, 2016 at 10:54pm PDT This past

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STREAM: Dreezy Releases Debut Album ‘No Hard Feelings’

Chicago’s own Dreezy is ready for the spotlight with her debut album No Hard Feelings. The project features hip hop heavyweights such as Wale, Gucci Mane and T-Pain. Fans can expect the Jeremih-assisted single “Body” to appear on the brand

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WATCH: Kamaiyah Shares ‘A Good Night in the Ghetto’ Documentary

Oakland rising artist Kamaiyah has been putting on for the West Coast with her buzzing rap project A Good Night in the Ghetto. Now she allows viewers to get a more in depth perspective on her life with a new mini-documentary of the same name. Directed

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WATCH: Chance The Rapper Pays Tribute To Muhammad Ali at ESPYS

Chance The Rapper was selected to pay homage to the legendary Muhammad Ali at Wednesday night’s ESPY’s. The award show, notoriously known for honoring the best in sports, paid tribute to the late boxer during their “In Memoriam” segment. The Chicago emcee performed alongside

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WATCH: Gucci Mane – “First Day Out Tha Feds”

Following “All My Children” and the Drake-assisted “Back On Road,” Gucci Mane returns back with a new visual to accompany his first post prison release banger. The visual for his Mike WiLL Made It-produced track features various Gucci clones flexing throughout a mansion while showing

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LISTEN: Desiigner Releases Debuts ‘New English’ Mixtape

After dominating the Billboard charts with his breakout hit “Panda”, Desiigner is ready for more success with the release of his debut mixtape New English. Streaming exclusively on Tidal, the 14-track project features G.O.O.D. Music President Pusha T and King

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CULTURE: Lil Kim Will Be Honored At VH1’s ‘Hip Hop Honors’

VH1’s Hip Hop Honors series is returning and will be honoring style icon and rap royalty, Lil Kim. The Brooklyn MC will be honored alongside fellow rap queens, Missy Elliot, Queen Latifiah and Salt N Pepa. VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail

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