Taking a page out of Dipset’s playbook, State Prop has officially reforged their group at Summerfest 2011 in Atlantic City. Clip above of has the performance and the audio below is of there freestyle on Cosmic Kev radio in Philly. Advertisements
It is now available for pre-order as I said it would be and the artwork has also “officially” been unveiled on Hov’s blog. The album will be 10 tracks, feature Beyoncé (on Lift Off) and contain production contributions from Hit-Boy, Swizz Beatz, No I.D. and more. August 2nd.
@Boi1da spoke to Rap-Up on the red carpet of the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. In the clip above he compliments and commends his collaborator, Drizzy on stepping his rap game up for the sophomore album, Take Care. “He was already extraordinary. I just think he’s grown as a lyricist and become a better…Details
DJ Holiday is going to be putting out La Flare’s second installment of his 2009 post prison mixtape, Writing On The Wall. Spotted: NRDetails
As he so often does, J. Cole kicked a new verse while across the pond in Great Britain for the annual Wireless Festival. Also below is footage of him performing Work Out via Roy Thomas/Semtex.
@TRAEABN and G-Unit’s newest signee joined each other in front of the camera lens to shoot the visual for their collab.
I ran into @FredTheGodSon outside of Best Buy Theatre, and he was getting co-signed by Erick Sermon. Here’s an example of why he received the stamp of approval. Mr XDetails
@BoBATL has been quietly at work on his sophomore follow up to The Adventures of Bobby Ray. The ATLien tells Booteg Kev that he tapped Weezy for a collaboration, which is titled “Smoke Clouds”.
SoulCulture TV caught up with J. Cole on his return to the London’s Wireless Festival this weekend, having torn down the Pepsi Max stage for his second year running, to discuss the theory behind the title of his debut album Cole World: The Sideline Story [out on September 27], his fans’ mixed reactions to the…Details