In late August, U.K. comedian Michael Dapaah went viral with his comedic ‘Fire in the Booth’ freestyle. After seeing its success online, Dapaah flipped it into a proper song titled ‘Man’s Not Hot,’ which he released under his rap alter ego Big Shaq. The song has earned over 18 million Spotify streams, in addition to millions of YouTube views on both the original freestyle and the ‘Man’s Not Hot’ music video. He stopped by Genius (in character of course) to break down some of the key lines and address his budding feud with Shaq. Read more
After dropping the audio this morning, Kodak wastes no time in giving us the official visual for ‘Halloween’. Directed by Be EL Be. Read more
AD returns with ‘Chapter 2’ of his breakout series Blue 89 C2 which is set to release Winter 2017. ‘Chapter 2’ has Kendrick Lamar acknowledging AD in an interview in France. Directed by Angelo Deprater. Read more
To celebrate Halloween, Lil Kodak returns with a new cut titled ‘Halloween’.
Listen below. Read more
Memphis Bleek proudly introduces Casanova on Sway In The Morning. The ‘Don’t Run’ rapper talks about the realities of being in prison and living a gang life. He answers questions about drawing comparisons to 50 Cent and more on Sway’s Universe. Read more
Check out the top 10 plays of the night featuring Draymond Green, JaVale McGee, Kristaps Porzingis, Derrick Favors, Bam Adebayo, Anthony Davis, Chandler Parsons, Rudy Gobert, Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Karl-Anthony Towns, and Andrew Wiggins. Read more
Ty Dolla $ign dropped by Hot 97 and talks about his new album Beach House 3, his favorite collabs and talks his new relationship and going K-Pop on Ebro In The Morning. Read more
ATL’s RETRO shows off his dance moves in the visual for ‘VIBE’. Directed by Josue Harmon. This live on his Nine1 album out now.
The Game calls on Jeremih Thugger Thugger and Sevyn for ‘Oh I’ which samples Blackstreet’s classic ‘Gotta Get You Home Tonight’ record. Produced by Bongo The Drum Gahd. Read more
Fabolous, Velous and Breezy get together for the official visual for their ‘Flipmode’ remix and they recruit an all-star cast for the visual as well. Directed by Gerard Victor. Read more
This morning on Power 105, Casanova Talks Trust Vs. Loyalty, Memphis Bleek Talks Rocafella + Returning To The Spotlight on The Breakfast Club.
The Lox open up about what has kept them in the game for the last 20 years and embracing hip-hop’s new generation in their XXL 20th anniversary interview.