DC Chillin…in the playoffs. Wale (@wale @drake) takes just as much pride in the Washington Wizards as Drake does in his Toronto Raptors. Both high profile rappers have been appointed to roles within the team organizations, serving as ambassadors. The Raptors came to the District and got swept by Washington’s Wizards in a 4-0 series…Details
Jonwayne (@Jonwayne @BreezyLovejoy) has without a doubt one of the most unique rap voices next to the likes of Action Bronson, Chance The Rapper and Young Thug, which makes it interesting to listen to his poignant flows. JW sets forth his “Jonwayne Is Retired” EP and with that comes the offering “Green Light” assisted by…Details
Raekwon (@Raekwon) delivers his highly anticipated and oft delayed album “F.I.L.A.”. The founding Wu-Tang member ropes in the likes of ASAP Rocky, Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg, Estelle and others as guest contributors to this body of work. Cop it on iTunes and listen below.
Kehlani (@kehlanimusic) ushers in her major label debut with “You Should Be Here”. The Bay Area singer has been on a roll and making waves since the release of her well received “Cloud 19” mixtape. I’ve personally been keeping an eye on the songstress after we met at her “FWU” video shoot in Los Angeles…Details
Alessia (@ALESSIASMUSIC) shares the first offering of what’s to come from the Youtube sensations forthcoming major label debut. Alessia provides insight as an outsider with the stand offish anthem “Here”, which underlies the message “Bitch, don’t kill my vibe” over a Pop & Oak sound bed. Listen below.
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Black Pendleton Ball Cap. Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) stepped out at Dodger Stadium for his hometown teams game against the San Francisco Giants and did the honors of the opening pitch. Note that K Dot is in fact the same hat from his King Kunta video. Watch below.
Tish (@Listen2Tish) capitalizes on the momentum built from her appearance on Fabolous “You Made Me” song and cameo in the video (which you can watch on the next page) with one of her own. The Bronx chiseled singer delivers a touching and heartfelt visual aid for “Subway Art” which may give you slight glimpses of…Details