Nas (@nas) had his first sit down with Charlie Rose to discuss the impact illmatic has had 20 years after it’s released. Nasir and Charlie also talked about the documentary “Time is Illmatic”. Watch below.
Lupe Fiasco (@lupefiasco @realsway) sat down with Sway for an interview about being inducted into Henry Crown Fellowship, his single “Mission” and why he chose the topic of Cancer to tackle. We also learn that Tetsuo and Youth will feature Rick Ross, Big K.R.I.T., Chris Brown, Ab-Soul, Fam-Lay, Trae Tha Truth, Glasses Malone, Nikki Jean…Details
Drake (@Drake) announced a couple months back plans for Houston Appreciation Week on the weekend of the 12th of June and today we get an insight into what to expect from the 4 day event. Beginning on the Thursday with Houston Appreciation Night at Minute Maid Park, Drizzy plans a performance at Warehouse Live, a…Details
50 Cent appeared on Philadelphia’s Fox 29 “Good Day” show to talk about his new album Animal Ambition (in stores now). Fiddy also spoke on “Power”, a series on Starz which is he the executive producer of. Most interesting point of this interview is Curtis confirming a G-Unit project for November 2014 stating “Yes…yes you’ll…Details
Swizz Beatz (@therealSWIZZZ) has been laying low but that doesn’t mean he isn’t working. Swizz revealed he’s currently enrolled at Harvard’s Business School, as well as working with DMX and the L.O.X. on new projects. Watch below.
Rich Homie Quan (@RichHomieQuan), Ty Dolla $ign (@tydollasign) & Lil Durk (@lildurk_) connect for the second of three Cyphers from XXL.
Ameriie (@ItsAmeriie) has resurfaced out of obscurity with a new single in tow called “What I Want”. You’ll notice her name has an extra “i” in it now but who cares, the song is pretty cool and draws it’s power from Sugar Hill Gang and Apache samples. Listen below.
Lupe Fiasco (@lupefiasco @Rosenbergradio) appeared on HOT97 to promote his new single “Mission”, which is a very warm hearted song dedicated to cancer survivors. Lu also detailed some of the upcoming collaborations he has with organizations as a result of their interest in partnering with him. Things take a turn and get interesting when Lupe…Details