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.
2013 marks the 20th year of HOT97’s Summer Jam concert and with that comes the rising talent showcase on the Festival Stage. The fresh faces that will be taking stage are as follows: ASAP Ferg, Action Bronsn, Vinny Cha$e, Joey Bada$$, Bodega Bamz, Smoke DZA and Kid Ink. Cop your tickets on Hot97.com.
Fabolous (@myfabolouslife) stopped by 106th & Park to introduce his new visual aid for the Chris Brown assisted single “Ready”. While seated with Bow Wow on the couch, Fabolous took the opportunity to inform the masses that the second installment of his Loso’s Way album series is due June 16th and went onto name the…Details
God! Pusha T (@Pusha_T) decides to unleash his latest single from My Name Is My Name out of nowhere. Today just keeps on getting better. Artwork by Donda.
Lil Wayne (@LilTunechi) and Meek Mill hit the studio and cooked up this banger which was apparently meant to feature on IANAHB II, but it looks like Cortez had other plans which lead to Meek using this verson on Ace Hood’s “Goin’ Down” instead. I’d say this is better than anything on IANAHB II, but…Details
Wiz Khalifa was on air at Power 106 with Big Boy’s Neighborhood to talk about a couple things. One of the topics that Wiz touched on was the fact he plans on releasing another new project this year, following up his sophomore album O.N.I.F.C. Also keep in mind, there’s supposedly a mixtape in the works…Details
I’m probably in love with SZA (@JustSZA) and you will be too after you hear this new body of work in it’s entirety. SZA voice projects a refreshingly unique calm sewn into bombastic sound beds provided by producers such as Brandun DeShay, WNDRBRD, Felix Snow and more. If you want to download it right away,…Details
Earlier today, Hov Da Gawd (@S_C_) dropped off an “Open Letter” in which he got a number of things off his chest, including the highly talked about trip to Cuba with Beyoncé. In the video below, the White House Press Secretary Jay Carney speaks on the track and states that Jay-Z did not get clearance…Details