I’m a Tip fan. Been rollin’ with the King since I’m Serious, but unlike most of my favorite rappers, it’s not because of his skills as a writer, it moreso has to do with everything else that surrounds the art of being a dope MC.
For a long time the argument against T.I. has always been, dude can rap, but he never delivers any memorable lines. Problem with that argument is that Tip isn’t a punchline rapper, he’s a songwriter, and a… Continue
We've all witnessed the unfortunate situation DMX has found himself in lately. Numerous arrests, problems with drugs. Still Dark Man X continues to work on his music career, hoping to get it back to where it once was.
Despite what many people think, X has still got it lyrically. His recent collaboration with Swizz Beatz & Busta Rhymes on "Yall Don't Really…Continue
Producer Alex Da Kid has had quite the year, collaborating with Eminem and Rihanna on the chart-topping "Love the Way You Lie" as well as B.o.B and Hayley Williams on the equally anthemic "Airplanes." Now that the 2011 Grammy nominations have been announced, Alex has racked up a few nods, and his two biggest hits will even duke it out for Record of the Year.
High School football players aren't allowed to slam the football after a touchdown, or have elaborate celebrations like the pros do. But since when can't you point a finger to the heavens as a way of saying thanks to God?
Ronnie Hastie, a running back for Tumwater High School in Tacoma, Washington state scored a touchdown in the second quarter of a game Monday… Continue
The game keeps calling Lil Wayne. The rapper was back on the court for the Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers game at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Monday (Nov. 22). Weezy F. Baby wore a red plaid shirt, camouflage shorts, and sneakers, with his hair tucked under his cap. Mack Maine and DJ Khaled joined him courtside. He will perform “No Love” with Eminem on the December 18 episode of… Continue
Thisis50 & Jack Thriller recently sat down with Ricky Blaze.
He talks about being on the same beat as Gyptian for "Just You & I", being a producer/songwriter/artist, being from Brooklyn, collaboration with Nicki Minaj & Jim Jones, working with Nina Sky, his mixtape/EP "My Name Is Ricky Blaze" that's coming out soon & much more!
TT Torrez sits down with Lloyd Banks of G-Unit to discuss his new album and how the internet played a role in his new outlook on the game and his craft. His album, Hunger For More 2 is set to hit stores November 22nd, the same day as… Continue
By now, it's no secret that Kanye West is a big fan of Lloyd Banks and vice versa. Their mutual admiration might be odd, considering that G-Unit General 50 Cent and 'Ye were embroiled in a rivalry of sorts back in 2007, when their respective LPs, Graduation and Curtis went head-to-head in a release-date showdown. Fif… Continue
The MTV European Music Awards took place yesterday in Madrid, Spain.
Eva Longoria was the host for the event, which featured performances from Katy Perry, Ke$ha, B.O.B. featuring Hayley Williams, Shakira, Miley Cyrus, Linkin Park and 30 Seconds From Mars with special guest Kanye West.
The big winner on the night was Lady Gaga who took… Continue