We saw a number of Hip Hop and R&B releases on the 28th of this month and by the figures, it looks like most of y’all skipped copping most of them. Here are the first week sales estimates:
Lil Wayne - I Am Not a Human Being (90-100k)
Gucci Mane – The Appeal: Georgia’s Most Wanted (60-65k)
Lil Boosie – Incarcerated (25-30k)
Ice Cube – I Am The West (24-27k)
Jeremih – All About You (15-18k)
Thursday, September 16, 2010 Who really Reps that West??
"Ni@@az around the world that think they wanna bang
Don't get your a$$ caught up like Lil Wayne
I'm too Westcoast for the Westcoast/Go downtown and give a bum a c-note
This is my town, I run it you walk it/ you just now learnin the game I taught it"
When I first heard the song I rep that West, I was excited to hear some new Cube, and excited for… Continue
Ice Cube talks about the making of the “I Am The West” album, differences to his last one “Raw Footage” and his expectations. We also speak about the artist-fan relationship, which has completely changed with the digital age where artists are in direct contact with their audience. Cube tells us about the planned Dr. Dre tracks that didn’t make the album, the E-A Ski and DJ Quik collaborations and why sometimes things do not go as originally planned when recording an… Continue
With Ice Cube's new album "I Am The West" dropping on September 28th, dubcnn, caught up Cube for an exclusive interview to discuss the project. We met with Cube on the set of his video shoot to "Too West Coast" with WC and Young Maylay and he tells us about the making of the album, differences to his last one "Raw Footage" and his expectations.
We also speak about the artist-fan relationship, which has completely changed with the… Continue
Ice Cube is big pimpin' for his new music video, "She Couldn't Make It On Her Own," lowriding with candy colored suits, multichains and women in leopard prints. Pop yo collar and check these exclusive shots by VIBE.…
Ice Cube is big pimpin' for his new music video, "She Couldn't Make It On Her Own," lowriding with candy colored suits, multichains and women in leopard prints. Pop you collar and check these exclusive shots.
All photographs shot exclusively for VIBE by Hiltron Bailey…
UPDATE: "I Am The West" features a Sir Jinx/Ice Cube reunion, as well as production from Bangladesh and Cube's son, OMG.
Due on September 28, Ice Cube's I Am The West will be the ninth studio solo album from the N.W.A. lyricist. Released on Cube's own Lench Mob Recordings imprint, the controversially titled album is believed to contain 16 tracks, with appearances from longtime collaborator WC, and San Diego, California's Jayo Felony.… Continue
(AllHipHop News) West coast veteran Ice Cube has confirmed the release date for his delayed album I Am The West, which was due in stores July 13th. Ice Cube took to his blog and revealed I Am The West will hit stores on September 28th. "I want to give you the song wit visual," Ice Cube said, hinting to an upcoming video. "A little while ago, I just go off stage in Seattle Washington wit the homie WC and my son Doughboy. We got 5 shows in a row… Continue
Ice Cube seemingly has done it all. From his beginning as a member of legendary West Coast hip hop group NWA along with Dr Dre, Eazy E, MC Ren & DJ Yella. To his successful solo career that has seen him release nine solo albums. In addition he's dropped two albums with Mack 10 and WC as Westside Connection.
Cube, real name O'shea Jackson is also a bonified movie star,… Continue