The Roots (@theroots @questlove) will be setting forth their conceptual album “And Then You Shoot Your Cousin” on May 20th. For now we have a glimpse at the official cover art and track listing. You can also check out the first offering “When The People Cheer” below as well. 1. Theme From The Middle Of…
Wiz Khalifa (@WizKhalifa) is set to hit the road once again this Summer and he’s bringing Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Mack Wilds, Sage The Gemini, Iamsu! and DJ Drama along for the ride. The Taylor Gang general will set off on the 24th of July and take in 22 cities concluding in Irvine, California. Peep the full dates below.
July 24th – The Pavilion at Montage Mountain – Scranton, PA
July 25th – Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
July 26th – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach – Virginia Beach, VA
July 27th – Jiffy Lube Live – Bristow, VA
July 29th – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre – Toronto, ON, Canada
July 31th – Nikon at Jones Beach Theater – Wantagh, NY
Aug. 1st – First Niagara Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
Aug. 2nd – Xfinity Center – Mansfield, MA
Aug. 3rd – PNC Bank Arts Center – Holmdel, NJ
Aug. 5th – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre – Tinley Park, IL
Aug. 6th – Klipsch Music Center – Noblesville, IN
Aug. 8th – Blossom Music Center – Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Aug. 9th – Alpine Valley Music Theatre – Elkhorn, WI
Aug. 10th – DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
Aug. 12th – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St Louis – Maryland Heights, MO
Aug. 14th – Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX
Aug. 15th – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Woodlands, TX
Aug. 17th – Isleta Amphitheater – Albuquerque, NM
Aug. 19th – Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO
Aug. 22nd – Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
Aug. 23rd – Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista – Chula Vista, CA
Aug. 24th – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Irvine – Irvine, CA
Cam’ron (@Mr_Camron) first threw caution to the wind about his “First Of The Month” EP series in the cover story with Mass Appeal. Now he tells Hip Hop Wired the launch date for the first installment that also attaches a 30 minute episode with it. Look out for First Of The Month on June 3rd.…
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Dame Dash is still Dame Dash for those who were wondering. The former Roc-A-Fella mogul took to his Instagram account to weigh in on the dispute between Steve Stoute and 50 Cent which occurred after The Commissioner deemed Fiddy to be irrelevant. Since then the two exchanged words at a Knicks game a few weeks…
Drake was present for his hometown Toronto Raptors playoff game against the Brooklyn Nets, which JAY Z was former majority owner of up until last year. Although the NETS defeated the Raps 94-87 in Game 1, Drizzy cheered on from the commentators desk, even throwing a jab at Hov.
The caped crusader Cam’ron (@Mr_Camron) poses on Mass Appeal as their cover story for issue no. 54. In it, Cam shares what he’s been working on, revealing “First Of The Month” which will be an EP at the beginning of every month. The lone Dipset rapper talks about his relationship with Dame Dash and more.…
The artist formerly known as Prince has officially signed with his former label Warner Bros. This is a historic move considering Prince’s tumultuous relationship with the label which led to him going on a “slave” campaign until he was released from his contract. According to Rolling Stone, a 30th Anniversary Edition of Purple Rain will…
Suits and ties yelling pay the guys? Drake finds himself in a legal snafu over a sample for “Pound Cake/Paris Morton Music II”, the closing track to Nothing Was The Same which features Jay Z. The sample in question is the voice of Jimmy Smith, the late great Jazz musician who’s estate says Drizzy didn’t…
Last night, The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival began to celebrate its 10 year anniversary by heading to the The Brooklyn Brewery to announce this year’s headlining acts, Jay Electronica & Raekwon. Also set to hit the stage is Brooklyn’s own Pro Era. Tickets for the 4 day event go on sale next week.