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    A Look At Tyler, The Creator’s Advertising Of His Upcoming Tour

    Tyler, The Creator announced in between two Instagram pictures that he will be hitting the road soon. True to his charmingly layed back yet hectic character we compiled his tweets and instagrams...

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    Dancers, liquor and cigars, here is how NAS celebrates 41

      Photo Credit: Prince Williams Last night NAS was celebrating his birthday with Hennessy V.S in Atlanta. After closing the One Music Festival at Lakewood Amphitheater, NAS...

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    Shepard Fairey Asks That We Put Our Arms Down & Pick Up A Brush

      The mastermind behind the iconic Obey Giant is back at it again. Shepard Fairey has spent the last few days curating a piece for the residents in Berlin, Germany, courtesy of Urban...

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    Lil’ Kim Is Back To Her Hard Core Ways

    The wait is finally over—Lil' Kim's latest mixtape, Hardcore 2k14: Back 2 Da Streets is here after multiple delays. This follow up to 2011's  Black Friday is a huge improvement to that flop...

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    Premiere: Dinero Dynasty – “Toni Braxton”

    Dinero Dynasty, hailing from the Westside of Chicago, drops off his sultry, soulful single and RESPECT. has it for you first. Pinning guitar strings with a screwed up chorus, this one will have...

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    Premiere: Stream Jody Duff’s Mulatto

    Chicago continues to run laps around the rap game. 19 year-old Jody Duff is among the crop of young talent making noise in the city and today RESPECT. brings you the exclusive stream of his...

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    Premiere: Jazz Cartier – “New City New Legend”

    Jazz Cartier continues Toronto's new, significantly darker sound on his latest release, "New City New Legend." The Six representative is gearing up to drop his Marauding In Paradise project and...

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    Video Premiere: SeT – “Until Then”

    RESPECT. brings you the premiere of SeT's new video for "Until Then," featuring Haviah Mighty. The record appears on SeT's AuRA LP and has a cool, laid-back feel, which the video reflects....

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    Jhené Aiko’s Souled Out Album Drops

    After leaving the music scene in 2003 and returning in 2011 with mixtape .sailing soul(s) and Sail Out in 2013, R&B songstress Jhene Aiko dropped her debut album, Souled Out, today. Aiko is...

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    Casio G-Shock x September 2014 Collection

      Casio G-Shock has released their September 2014 Collection and it is quite colorful and unique. The collection will feature three different packs: -Hyper Color Series: Features two...

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DOOM Delivers JJ DOOM Files to Lex Records posted at 12:28 pm

When Pitchfork announced "Banished," a track by JJ DOOM (DOOM x Jneiro Jarel), earlier this year, the internet went crazy. DOOM's always working on a new project, yet there's never any news regarding progress. For instance, his much-anticipated collaboration with Ghostface has been subject...

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Video: Tyler, the Creator, Earl Sweatshirt & Pharrell Cook to Lil B posted at 12:27 pm

In this very rare and secrete YouTube video, Tyler, the Creator, Earl Sweatshirt, and Taco cook a full course meal in the studio to Lil B's "Ima Catch a Murder." Pharrell is confused. I hate bullies. Stop picking on me, you...

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New Music: Azealia Banks feat. Styles P — “Nathan” posted at 12:19 pm

In rap, New Yorkers are always collaborating. The latest joint effort is between Azealia Banks and Styles P. It's a strange combination on paper, but on wax, it feels perfectly natural. Produced by DRUMS OF DEATH, "Nathan" really demonstrates how comfortable Banks feels rapping over...

Street Art: Deck Two’s Global City posted at 12:16 pm

The artist known as Deck Two has created Global City, a wonderful piece of art that incorporates the worlds most famous landmarks. The line drawing stretches against walls and cabinets, creating a visual of globalization including both the Eiffel Tower and Golden State Bridge. Check out a...

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Music Video: Saba – “Believe the Hype” posted at 12:06 pm

Saba is an up and coming rapper from Chicago check out his new video and "Believe the Hype"-- this young emcee is...

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DisRESPECT.: Anderson Cooper Is in No Position to Make Ignorant Assumptions posted at 12:05 pm

On her talk show "Kathy," comedian Kathy Griffin responded to Danny Brown and A$AP Rocky's Noisey interview, in which they discussed who she was and whether they would fuck her or not. (They would.) Griffin, though unfamiliar with the two rappers, seemed flattered and charmed, but Mr. PC himself...

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Video: G.O.O.D. Music Steals the Show at BET awards posted at 11:29 am

The hottest hip-hop entourage in the game right now lives up to its name by creating a visual treat for the audience at Sunday's BET Awards. G.O.O.D Music founder Kanye West tore the stage apart in his verses from "Cold" and highly anticipated single, "New God Flow." His minions Big Sean, Pusha...