Can ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ Produce Another Star Like Cardi B? | For The Record

The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards went a couple nights ago and Cardi B took home two awards, including Best New Artist. The Bronx native is a unique success story, first finding fame on Instagram before appearing on ‘Love & Hip-Hop: New York’ and jumpstarting her rap career. On the latest episode of Genius’ ‘For The Record,’ Rob Markman sat down with Spotify Head of Urban Carl Chery, Power 105.1’s DJ Self, and ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ star and New York rapper DreamDoll to discuss Cardi’s biggest VMA moments and debate whether ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ can produce another star like her.
Continue reading “Can ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ Produce Another Star Like Cardi B? | For The Record”

Event: DJ Self’s Birthday Bash Tonight At Van Gogh Lounge!

Event: Young M.A Performing Live At Roxy Prov Tonight w/ DJ Self!!


Video: YG On Troy Ave Shooting “If I Got Popped I Would’ve Done The Same Thing”

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YG sat down with DJ Self at Power 105 and speaks on the Troy Ave incident at Irving Plaza. Continue reading “Video: YG On Troy Ave Shooting “If I Got Popped I Would’ve Done The Same Thing””

Event: ABoogie’s BDay Bash Tonight Night At Roxy w/ DJ Self


Tonight The Prince of New York, Love & Hip Hop’s own DJ Self Will Be Live At

Roxy Providence, 79 Washington St in Providence, RI

Spinning Alongside DJ Knockout

Celebrating The Homie ABoogie’s Birthday!

For More Info Contact 401.831.ROXY

Video: Cardi B & DJ Self Interview on The Breakfast Club

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DJ Self & Cardi B Stopped By Power 105 For An Interview On The Breakfast Club. DJ Self and Cardi B Discuss Upcoming Season of Love & Hip-Hop New York & More at The Breakfast Club. Continue reading “Video: Cardi B & DJ Self Interview on The Breakfast Club”

Video: DJ Self Interview w/ Angie Martinez

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DJ Self stopped by Power 105 for an interview with Angie Martinez. He talks about his role on Love & Hip-Hop and much more. Continue reading “Video: DJ Self Interview w/ Angie Martinez”

DJ Self ft. 2 Chainz – Get Away (Freestyle)


Self and Tity Boi link up to give us a new track. This one sees 2 Chainz dropping a freestyle over Mobb Deep’s ‘Getaway’ record.

Download “Getaway” Here

Previously: DJ Self ft. Kazzie x Yo Gotti x Fabolous – Yeah OK (Remix)

Video: Fetty Wap Explains Story Behind His Left Eye


Fetty Wap, the rapper with one of the hottest songs out right now, ‘Trap Queen’ recently explained what happened to his left eye. During an interview with Shade 45’s DJ Self, the New Jersey native said “When I was little, I got into an accident and it gave me congenital glaucoma,” Wap expressed. “The doctors saved one—I was blessed to have my vision.”

In previous interviews Fetty didn’t seem too comfortable mentioning what happened to his eye, leaving fans wondering. Watch the interview with DJ Self below. Continue reading “Video: Fetty Wap Explains Story Behind His Left Eye”

Trav Discuses Slowbucks Chain Incident & Rift With 50 Cent


Friday night, Trav stopped by Power 105 to visit DJ Self’s late night show and gave his take on 50 Cent and Slowbucks situation. Those of you out of the loop,Slowbucks was robbed on stage during a live performance from 50 Cent and launched a private investigation to save his brand. In the conversation, Trav revealed how his decade-long friendship with Fiddy turned sour after he wanted to branch out from being strictly around G-Unit and progress as an artist. He also touches on the infamous picture with 50’s son, Slowbucks and how he’s not the reason the two sides are currently feuding. Check after the jump for the entire conversation also discussing why he’s remaining loyal to Slow and future plans. Continue reading “Trav Discuses Slowbucks Chain Incident & Rift With 50 Cent”

DJ Self ft. Kazzie x Yo Gotti x Fabolous – Yeah OK (Remix)


DJ Self drops another version of his ‘Yeah OK’ single and releases an updated version. This time he gets a new verse from Fabolous to add to the line up of Kazzie and Yo Gotti.

Previously: Fabolous – Cuffin Season (Video)

DJ Self ft. Kazzie x Rick Ross – Yeah OK


DJ Self recruits Kazzie and MMG’s Rick Ross for this track ‘Yeah OK’. This lives on the Expanding My Business mixtape.

Download “Yeah OK” Here