Nick Ashford comprised one half of Motown’s tandem, Ashford & Simpson. Together they penned hits such as “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” and “Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing”, cementing them in the Songwriters Hall Of Fame as of 2002. Unfortunately this week, Nick lost a battle with throat cancer in New York Hospital this…Details
Finally. This album has been anticipated for quite sometime, by the often reclusive Westcoast lyricist, Blu. According to reports, the rapper gave away physical copies to his fans, and now it arrives online quicker than you can say Watch The Throne. Tracklist and download link below. DOWNLOAD: Blu – No York (Album) 01. Doin’ Nothin…Details
The Rolling Stones crowned King of Rap headlined the UK festival at Weston Park in Staffordshire, performing “Lighters” with Royce Da 5’9″ and closing out his set by surprising the crowd in attendance with an appearance from RiRi. They did a live rendition of “Love The Way You “Lie”.
Kreayshawn, Sean Don and Tyler, The Creator will be featured on the next edition of MTV’s “When I Was 17”. All these niggas was 17 like two years ago though.
DJBooth gets the green light to unleash an untagged version of Pill’s last mixtape. DOWNLOAD: Pill – The Diagnosis (Mixtape) [No DJ] 01. Intro 02. Stayin Down 03. Scottie Pippen, Tim Duncan 04. Cashin’ 05. Gotta Have It (ft. Gucci Mane, Gorilla Zoe & Starlito) 06. Pill Explains ‘The Diagnosis’ 07. I’m on One (Freestyle)…Details
K. Dot was in Vegas, so it was only he right he stopped by Bootleg Kev to drop a few bars. Ironically he used Makaveli’s instrumental, who tragically died in that city. Weird, right? Kendrick also speaks about his current label situation and Vanity Slave 2.