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// Back when all the new youtube acts were buzzin' in 2011, we observed a 6 foot tall, platinum blonde, australian girl who rhymed about her p**** in a 3 minute video that garnered over 3 million views. Fast forward to 2012 and she hasn't popped in the way T.I. had hoped when he...
// With all that is happening in the nation in regards to gun violence, the issue of gun control seems to be at the focal point of not only politics but popular culture as well. Video games depicting gun violence, rappers that glorify guns and murder and not to mention the many...
Tonight, check out T.I. on Angie Martinez's in-studio listening series on HOT 97! The King of the South is dishing on his new album "Trouble Man" before a live studio audience. Fans will be able to ask him questions and find out the inside scoop on every track, Make sure you are...
Bridget Kelly is Jay-Z's latest addition to RocNation and here, DJ Enuff sits down with the New York-born songstress to discuss her music. She's been in the industry for years and is now in the right company to make it happen. With her hit single "Special Delivery" making a...
// Tamar and Vince have been HOT on the publicity trail promoting Tamar's new single "Love & War". Of you're anything like us here at the office, you're wondering why she is just now shining. Her voice is truly AMAZING and you can hear all the musical background in her...
The Major vs Minor League debate continues. Old Man Ebro and the Combat Jack Show discuss the state of Hip Hop radio, why certain music gets played and more. Ebro talks to Combat Jack Show Pt1 // Youtube: http://youtu.be/ICTJxJRDdS0 Ebro talks to Combat Jack Show Pt2 // Youtube...
Angie was front and center in all the action that went down in Vegas at the Pacquiao vs. Marquez fight last weekend. She was also behind the scenes capturing the excitement in the air when she ran into 50 Cent and Gamboa. Check it out. //
Papoose was next to pop or so NYC thought. for years he's been caught in a limbo between underground and mainstream. Minor league and major league. Today he sat down with the man himself, Old Man Ebro and The Cipha Sounds & Rosenberg Show with K. Foxx. Listen as he voices...
Queens native Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest explains the chaos that erupted when Manny Pacquiao got dropped by Manuel Marquez last weekend. He had a front row seat to the action and says grown men were in real tears. Ron actually had a pretty eventful night. He took it upon...