The rhyming half of MellowHype, Hodgy Beats (@Niggurache) drops off this new tune where his flow floats over a laid back sampled sound bed produced by Left Brain. HB kicks some ambitious take charge raps on “DLX” (Do Ito The Fullest) which may be signs of a new solo project on the horizon. Listen below.
T-Pain (@TPAIN) sat down with Vlad TV recently to discuss homophobia within Hip-Hop. Pain, who has a gay assistant, says that if you aren’t gay then you shouldn’t have any problems with gay people. He also feels that there is so much homophobia in hip-hop that people refuse to work with artists like Frank Ocean…Details
T.I. (@TIP) was the “Mastermind” behind Rozay and Jeezy ending their feud which has last over the last 3 years which yielded diss tracks and backstage brawls. However, the two rap titans have put their differences aside and released a new song “War Ready” on Rick Ross forthcoming sixth studio album Mastermind. TMZ reports that…Details
Lauryn Hill closed out the proceedings in the week long tribute to The Beatles on Late Night with David Letterman. To kick the week off, Flaming Lips, Sting, Lenny Kravitz and others performed covers paying homage at the same studio where The Beatles debuted in the U.S. on The Ed Sullivan Show. Lauryn Hill took…Details
Mase (@MasonBetha) has only released one track since announcing his next album “Now We Even” which didn’t really stick or appeal to the masses. However, there might be hope yet as Mase decided to share a quick preview of this Timbaland produced banger while in the studio. Watch the clip below.
Theophilus London (@TheophilusL) revives the 1981 song “Take A Look originated by French group Martin Dupont. Theophilus tells Style that the idea came from a conversation with Kanye West who sent over a folder of music with this tune that was revamped by Dimensions. This will be attached to his forthcoming project Lovers Island II…Details