Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:18:41 GMT
I make no bones about it, I am waiting for a new album by JAY Z! It has been about four years since the god has blessed us with an album. Is he waiting for Nas? I don't know but I do know this: THE TIME IS RIGHT! All this mumble rap and Pitchfork rappers! Jay has been working, we have been hearing, but nothing has really come out.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:20:53 GMT
PWR BTTM @ Joe's Pub Glittery pop punk duo PWR BTTM are likely about to have a big 2017, with the release of their anticipated sophomore album . This is their second of two sold-out Joe's Pub shows as part of the Under the Radar festival, and they also play a sold-out Shea show in February.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:47:50 GMT
The news comes on the heels of Tech N9ne's latest album The Storm, which hit stores in December 9 and debuted as the No. 3 Independent Album in the country.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:55:37 GMT
Nasir Jones won't be Wesley Sniped by the tax man anytime soon. After dealing with reports that he was severely in the red with the IRS for most of this decade , the 43-year-old Hip Hop legend bossed up and shelled out more than $3.5 million for Uncle Sam to remove him from the "you're-going-to-jail" list.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:30:31 GMT
As the leading publication covering the world's music scene since 1967, you'd expect Rolling Stone magazine to announce a stellar lineup for its annual Super Bowl party, which is one of the hottest tickets each year. And, indeed, it has.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 23:25:11 GMT
Hmmmmmmm. It makes you stop and ask, does Hip Hop legend Nas have a great ear when it comes to picking beats? While Nas is certainly regarded as a Hip Hop legend, the emcee is often criticized for allegedly picking terrible beats for his songs.
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 01:32:47 GMT
Monterey County's economic output during Cali Roots has reached $12.1 million annually since 2014, when it became recognized as the world's largest reggae-rock festival. Monterey County's economic output during Cali Roots has reached $12.1 million annually since 2014, when it became recognized as the world's largest reggae-rock festival.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 20:45:22 GMT
By now, all celebrities have to understand that they choose to mess around with blabber-mouth groupies at their own risk. LOL. Either a woman is way too excited about her sexual escapades with Nas and their time spent, or he has cut her off, so she feels like she has nothing to lose.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:52:00 GMT
Hip-hop is educational, political and historical, to name a few descriptors. The genre that started in the Burning Bronx during the late '70s amid urban decay is now being taught at universities and studied by scholars .
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 01:49:22 GMT
The hip-hop community constantly debates about who's the hottest rapper -- and now Nas weighs in with a current list of his own. The Queens lyricist sat down with Revolt TV chairman Andre Harrell for a special "Music Talk" segment that aired Christmas night .
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 21:36:25 GMT
To cap off the year, Revolt reached out to Nas for a new installment in the network's Music Talks series. Sitting down with Revolt for three conversations, Nas opened up about politics, the rich history of NYC hip-hop and contemporary rap.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:16:26 GMT
Lin-Manuel Miranda had a better year than most. After his play Hamilton: An American Musical won the hearts of Broadway critics and hip-hop heads, he seamlessly crafted the star-studded The Hamilton Mixtape .
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 09:40:18 GMT
It was arguably one of the worst Nas statements among a treasure trove of them. Hip-hop was never dead; our senses as listeners, fans and more instead walked off to very peculiar and particular corners.