New Video: BBass & Napoleon Da Legend – “Summer Fling”

New York native BBass and DMV rep Napoleon Da Legend have teamed up to craft the perfect soundtrack for the summertime. "Summer Fling" is an enticing and positively spirited single that delivers magnetic vibes while detailing a seasonal love affair. Check it out...

Video: Nas- Obey Your Thirst (Episode 2)

Last week Drake was telling us why to obey your thirst, this week it's Nas' turn in the second episode of Obey Your Thirst sponsored by The Fader and Sprite. In the clip Nas talks about his about the importance of having a voice, advises people to be themselves, and asserts that, "mistakes...

New Music: Fetty Wap- “D.A.M. (Dats All Me)”

On his latest cut "D.A.M. (Dats All Me)" Fetty Wap can't think about anything but his lady, which should be no surprise with his tracks "Trap Queen" and "My Way" also being lady-centric. Listen to Fetty Wap claim what's his on the track...

A$AP Rocky And Wiz Khalifa Announce European Tour

It seems Wiz Khalifa and A$AP Rocky are set for an eventful month, having organized a joint tour that sweeps across central cities in Europe. Taking to Instagram, both emcees confirmed the 16-day trip, with a colorful flyer that assists in setting the unique tone. Kicking off October 13th...

Kidd Kidd Denied Entry To Show; Arrested Instead

 G-Unit member and 2015 XXL Freshman, Kidd Kidd was arrested tonight (June 30th) as he attempted to enter an event he was scheduled to perform at. In his absence, 50 Cent and the rest of G-Unit took the stage. This is still a developing story, but judging by the video below, the police were...

RESPECT. Interview: MK Asante

As a decorated author, promising filmmaker, and powerful lyricist, MK Asante is becoming a dynamic voice of literature and Hip-Hop culture. MK’s critically acclaimed memoir, “BUCK” has had a profound impact across a multitude of mediums. The detailed account of Asante’s life and experiences...

Donald Glover (Childish Gambino) Covers Bruno Mars’ “Marry You”

If you didn't think Donald Glover (or Childish Gambino) could make a chart-topping R&B hit a record of his own, with his own flair, guess again. The rapper-slash-former full-time actor sung Bruno Mars' "Marry You", and it is on now officially on the "Magic Mike XXL" soundtrack. Magic...

Dr. Dre’s album “The Chronic” is now available on iTunes

Taylor Swift’s 1989 album isn’t the only high profile record exclusive coming to Apple’s new streaming music service when it launches tomorrow. According to Rolling Stone, Apple Music is also including Dr. Dre’s classic album The Chronic for streaming which will be a first digital hip-hop...

Kokayi Delivers A Soulful Story On “History”

Grammy nominated producer Kokayi releases “History”, a track apart of the House Studios #5149 playlist on SoundCloud. Kokayi delivers soulful vocals over the pop track produced by Reggis Volume and Brandon Carlye. Listen to the track...

Bad Boy Celebrates Twenty Years

In case you missed it, Bad Boy Entertainment recently celebrated 20 years of being one of the best labels the world has seen. At this year's BET Awards, the world got to witness a ten minute tribute to Bad Boy where Sean "Diddy" Combs brought some of the labels best acts from Mase to 112 to...