Archive for December, 2011

Video: Common – Celebrate

| December 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Dreamer, The Believer hits stores and iTunes Tuesday. Make sure you cop a copy or three.

Respect to Vibe.

Chase N. Cashe f/ L.E.P. Bogus Boys – In My Zone

| December 18, 2011 | 1 Comment

Produced by Cardiak

Off Chase’s The Heir Up There mixtape, hosted by DJ Drama. Due out soon.

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Photo: Nike Air Yeezy 2 (Black/Pink)

| December 18, 2011 | 3 Comments

Don C just posted the first clear image of the upcoming Nike Air Yeezy 2 on his tumblr. Kanye has been spotted wearing these on the current Throne tour. The release date has yet to be announced.

Kanye West & Jay-Z To Take WTT Tour To Europe Next Year?

| December 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Talks of Jay and ‘Ye taking their Watch The Throne Tour to Europe have swirled for a while now, but it seems as if Spike Lee may have let the cat of out the bag. Spike’s a credible source, right? Only time will tell. European fans, keep your fingers crossed.

Video: Kaye Fox – How To Love

| December 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

Kaye Fox gives her interpretation of Weezy’s monster hit.

Video: Bruza The General – Kevin Durant

| December 18, 2011 | 5 Comments

Directed by 10 Photos. Produced by Xcel.

The lockout might be over, but my love for songs named after basketball players is endless. NHJIC.

Rockie Fresh feat. King Louie – How We Do

| December 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Produced by Lpeezy of The Cartoonz.

DJ Timbuck2 just premiered this one a few minutes ago on Go Ill Radio and it’s too smooth. Radio rip for now, but that should hold you over until Driving 88 drops next month.

How We Do

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Video: Backstage Of Watch The Throne Tour [Ep. 6]

| December 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

Episode Six: Church

Another peak at what’s been taking place backstage at the WTT tour. ‘Ye, Mannie Fresh, Hit-Boy, James Blake, Malik Yusef & John Legend in the same room? Damn. Respect to AYE.

Rockie Fresh & brandUN DeShay On XXL’s 2012 Freshmen Ballott

| December 17, 2011 | 9 Comments

Late yesterday, XXL Magazine released their annual 2012 Freshmen list–but this year there’s a twist.  XXL is no longer selecting the artists themselves; they’ve decided to open up voting to the general public–something I’m sure they felt was necessary after years of bitching from the peanut gallery.

There’s some very deserving emcees on there (Future, French Montana, Danny Brown), but out of the 50 rappers selected, there are about 10-12 I’ve never even heard of. And I’ve listened to a shit-ton of new rappers this year. Luckily, we have two local emcees in the 2012 nominations: Rockie Fresh and brandUN DeShay.

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Que BILLAH – She So Cool [Part 1]

| December 17, 2011 | 9 Comments

Produced by Tommy Skillfinger

Que B gives it up for the women across the world, but most importantly those across his social networks on “She So Cool.” There’s also an accompanying photo-slide video with pics of some of Chicago’s baddest chicks. Hit the jump to behold.

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