This week, a few LASERS got to see Lupe Fiasco performing at Webstar Hall in NYC for his album release concert. The event was apart of the Hot 97 and Metro PCS 5 Boro Takeover Tour. Because the $35.00 show sold out very quickly and other vendors bumped their ticket prices up to $105.00 or more, some of you will have to rely on photographer 13thWitness, who captured all of the energy from the event.
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Jean Grae, Phonte and 9th Wonder collaborating with Lil’ B has “real hip-hop” fans really pissed.
Check out the official music video for “Playback” by reggae and dancehall artist Collie Buddz.
Check out “If You Want To,” a new high-energy track from Travis Barker featuring Lupe Fiasco, whose new album Lasers released last week, and Pharrell Williams.
Recently, we voiced how disappointing Kanye West’s “All of the Lights” video is. “6 foot, 7 foot,” which happens to also be directed by Hype Williams, seems to follow a trend of his… videos full of unrelated concepts and total disconnection throughout. Apparently Lil’ Wayne and Hype decided to do the lamest job possible in using the movie Inception as their inspiration for this video.
Futuristic nu-soul duo J*Davey has finally released their latest EP, ‘Evil Christian Cop.’
“Hoe” is a new cut from Jhené Aiko’s March release, sailing soul(s), written by herself and singer-songwriter Miguel.
Anyone could predict the monsoon of controversy coming after photos of Beyoncé in dark makeup for L’Officiel Paris leaked.
As we watch this Lil’ Kim and Nicki Minaj beef unfold, are we really just looking at a marketing gimmick created to drive sales?
Sadly, Mala Rodriguez will not be performing on Thursday, Feb 17th. Any person who purchased tickets to this show will get a full refund at their point of purchase.
Additionally SOBs is offering FREE ADMISSION to all for Los Rakas, who are still performing.
Tickets for Lupe Fiasco’s Marth 7th LASERS Album Release Concert are selling out fast! On March 8th, he returns with one of the most heavily anticipated releases in recent years, a revolutionary album called LASERS, reaching new heights of lyrical and musical mastery, while aiming to reach even bigger audiences.
If you have not had the chance to enjoy the full Que Bajo Party experience, you can now pretend that you have. The crew has put together some of the best booty shaking tropical mixes for your listening pleasure.
“Cheers To A New Life” is a feel-good new track by Ohio producer ErocHeadz and emcee Ronnie Mac. Listen and enjoy!
Born Natalie Ann Yemez in New York, NY, the artist later known as Maluca grew up in the heavily Dominican area of Washington Heights in northern Manhattan. Her DJ father introduced her to Latin music like bachata, cumbia, merengue, and mambo, as well as hip-hop and other club music.
Last night I watched along with many others as one of the most intellectual discussions of Hip-hop transpired at the New York Public Library. The three men discussed in detail Jay-Z’s new book, Decoded and touched on other subjects along the way including love, politics, religion and Jay-Z forgiving his father for leaving.
CMJ Music Marathon, New York City’s largest music festival is upon us, and to celebrate, Damn Zun, in association with Prefix Magazine, presents a night of international bass, digital cumbia, & future club crossover…
Diggy Simmons has a “Point to Prove” as we await his upcoming debut mixtape First Flight, out Nov. 27th.
Producers Mick Boogie and Terry Urban blend newcomers The Noisettes with tracks from Kanye West’s 808 & Heartbreaks.
Even non-soca lovers should appreciate Ghislain Poirier’s style. Check out his new video for “Wha-la-leng.”
After countless debates on whether hip-hop is misogynistic or degrading to women, it’s clear that the two generations will never agree.