New Music: THEESatisfaction– “QueenS” posted at 5:04 pm

I know you're missing some avant-garde soul music in your life. Yeah, now that you think about it there's that hole Eryka Badu left behind after Baduizm. THEESatisfaction will now fill that void. Stasia and Cat were featured heavily on Shabazz Palaces well received 2011 LP Black Up and will...

New Video: Ted Smooth “Giants Anthem” posted at 4:35 pm

It's Monday and the 2011-12 NFL season is officially over. Yesterday afternoon, in a closely fought battle, the New York Giants defeated the New England Patriots. New Yorkers are well known for bragging about being the best, so it doesn't come as a shock that Ted Smooth would  make a song...

New Mixtape: Curren$y — Here posted at 2:45 pm

Last night, Curren$y decided to bring the Jets to the Super Bowl.  During the game, Spitta tweeted, "Smoked major and dropped a 5piece for friends and family.... #Here ..." The five-song EP Here was a pleasant surprise; perfect to put the "Super Bowl" in your Super Bowl. Here is the...

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Happy 67th Birthday Bob Marley! posted at 2:26 pm

This man is a universe within himself and we want to take the time-out to honor a respectable revolutionist. The positive idealist would live to see 67 today. I wonder how much profit has been made from the commodity of millions of screened t-shirts, buttons and other goods from this marvelous...

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Read: The New Yorker x Rick Ross posted at 12:54 pm

A few weeks ago when Rozay dropped Rich Forever, The New York Times spotlighted him (read here). Now it's The New Yorker's turn as Sasha Frere-Jones takes his stab at the Bawse's story. Read the full story here. Here's an excerpt via The New Yorker What matters is not the rap sheet but...

Interview: 2Chainz discusses Def Jam deal, YMCMB posted at 12:07 pm

The newly signed 2Chainz discusses his potential record deal offers with Sway on MTV's RapFix. As you probably already know, 2Chainz recently signed with Def Jam, though he had a chance to go with YMCMB, and was formely a part of Ludacris's Disturbin Tha Peace/Universal. Hustle hard. He also...

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Video:Flo Rida x The Roots- “Good Feeling” posted at 12:07 pm

After the Giants took care of business last night, Flo Rida hit the stage at the Jimmy Fallon show to perform his top 40 smash, "Good Feeling." Hate on Flo Rida, but he's one of the smartest rappers in the game. Flo had The Roots as his backing band, too, last night. Viva la...