VIBE takes us behind the scenes of their cover shoot with Kendrick Lamar and Miguel for the BIG LIST issue. Watch the footage below. Advertisements
Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) brought out Kanye West on stage at the Bataclan with grammy winning producer Robert Glasper on the back line providing instrumentation. Yeezy, Mos Def and Glasper did a live impromptu rendition of “Can’t Tell Me Nothin” which sounds dope, check it out below.
For those that don’t know, Free (@MissFree) was quite the emcee prior to her 106th & Park days. She used to collaborate with Canibus and The Fugees in the late 90’s. Out of nowhere comes a new track featuring the shapely former host and lady spitter that features Busta Rhymes. Listen below. http://soundcloud.com/therealfreemusic/free-uh-huh-ft-busta-rhymes-1
P.A.P.I. (@Noreaga) recruits Tunechi for this new single off his upcoming sixth studio album, Student Of The Game which releases on April 16th. [audio:http://www.ddotomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/She-Tried-ft.-Lil-Wayne.mp3]
Reebok back, Reebok backs out of backing Rick Ross as a spokesperson for their brand. Last year, Rozay was made an ambassador to help boost the sales in the urban market and revive the stagnant shoe line. Since partnering with Swizz Beatz, Rick Ross and others Reebok has seen a spike in productivity. Unfortunately that…
will.i.am (@iamwill) unveils the official track listing for his forthcoming solo album, #willpower. The project has guest appearances by Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Lil Wayne, Juicy J and more.
Just when we thought Tupac Back, he disappears again. This time from TYGA’s album, which took people by surprise that the Young Money rapper could manage to clear the verse for an appearance on a song called “Hit ‘Em Up“. In this sit down with DJ Skee we learn why the 2Pac feature was ultimately…
GAWHDAAMIT! Swizz Beatz (@therealSWIZZZ) called into Hot 97 this morning to discuss his involvement in the globally buzzing Jay-Z track “Open Letter“. Swizz Beatz recounts how the song came about and reveals that Trey Songz voice is used at the 2:10 mark of Open Letter.