Photo Recap: Asaad, Matt Ford, and Solomon Faye @ Silk City Diner, Philadelphia

Upon arrival, Philly's Silk City Diner doesn't look the part of a underground hip hop venue. It looks like a diner. However, hiding behind the stainless steel counter tops and cushioned booths is an amazing hip hop bar and lounge where Philly's own Asaad (Saudi Money) hosted his Flowers II album...

Photo of the Day: Eminem x Spike Lee

Spike Lee made a trip out to Detroit for the filming of a "short film" for Eminem's latest single, "Headlights." The Marshall Mathers LP 2 cut was easily one of the most underrated records of 2013, but it appears as though it will be getting some considerable attention with the upcoming visuals....

RESPECT.’s Exclusive Photoshoot With Fat Trel

Last week, in the wake of the Gleesh release we gave you our exclusive interview with MMG's rising star. At the top of that interview with Trel, you may have noticed a particularly sharp, never-before-seen picture of the Washington, DC rapper. That was just the beginning. We are proud to unveil...

Concert Review: G-Eazy’s These Things Happen Tour

As Spring Break gets underway, many concertgoers are clearing their calendars and preparing for some of the season's hottest tours featuring their favorite artists. On April 4, 2014, anxious fans stood in line waiting for the doors to open so that they could secure their spots inside the Heaven...

Photo of the Day: Pharrell Gets a Girl Wet

Pharrell's new album G I R L made a healthy #2 debut on the charts with about 110,000 in sales. With that, we thought it would be fun to focus on a lighter side of the Virginia musical mastermind that doesn't include a crazy hat. This was a photo taken on the set of Pharrell's video with Game a...

Concert Review: Scotty ATL – Road 2 Spaghetti Junction Tour, Atlanta, GA

[caption id="attachment_72825" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo by Robin M. Johnson[/caption] There is something major happening right now in the heart of Atlanta. The Cool Club Movement is growing at a noticeably fast rate. The leader, an unsigned indie artist whose rap style can be...

Happy Birthday: Earl’s 20 Most Awkward, Terrible Pictures

The rap game's shy, surprisingly foul little cousin is growing up! Earl Mr. Early Bird turns 20 today, and in his honor, we've put together a list of his 20 most abysmal, cringeworthy, awkward, grotesque, hilarious pictures throughout his short and sweet career. In no particular order, here are...

Check Out Some Behind-the-Scenes Photos From Chance The Rapper’s Social Experiment Tour

[caption id="attachment_71935" align="aligncenter" width="642"] Allen Daniels[/caption] Chance The Rapper recently shared a variety of  black and white photos that were taken during his Social Experiment Tour, which wrapped up last December.The photos chronicle Chance and his crew as they...

Photo(s) of the Day: Terry Richardson Releases Old Shots of Kanye West, Jay Z, and Pharrell

Terry Richardson has photographed the biggest music stars so often that sometimes he doesn't even bother releasing certain shots. Today, he took to his Tumblr and dropped off three throwback gems from 2005. The images are of Pharrell and Kanye West in one location, as well as Jay Z in studio. Not...

Photo(s) of the Day: Terry Richardson Shoots Pusha T

Terry Richardson recently linked up with King Push at his studio and snapped a few flicks. The shots are trademark Richardson, with Pusha playing dress up and throwing up the thumbs. Take a look at the full set below. ...