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BET Hip Hop Awards 2012: The Cyphers

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 10, 2012
Undoubtedly one of the best elements of the annual BET Hip Hop awards is the pairing of different emcees as part of their The Cyphers series. Forgoing the usual format, this year sees the 16-bar assault arranged by camp – including T.I.’s...

Odd Future’s 2012 OFWGKTA Carnival Video Recap

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 10, 2012
Odd Future marked the end of summer with one final blowout in Los Angeles with carnival-themed shenanigans and a host of guest performers who added to the revelry. In conjunction with Incase, the day-long event served as a curtain closer to their nat...

Jay-Z To Release ‘Live in Brooklyn’ EP

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 7, 2012
To commemorate the sold-out, eight-run concert event of Jay-Z’s Barclays Center opening, it has been announced that HOV will also be minting a special Live in Brooklyn EP. The EP will be comprised of eight audio and visual songs that were filme...

Jay-Z’s Upcoming Show @ Barclays Center to be Live-Streamed on YouTube

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 5, 2012
The week-long series of shows from Jay-Z at Barclays Center will culminate in the final performance being live-streamed on YouTube as promotion for the launch Mr. Carter’s Life + Times channel. To coincide with the announcement, Jay-Z offers a...

Odd Future’s First OFWGKTA Carnival

MusicComments ⋅ Oct 5, 2012
Can you think of a better way to close out summer with your closest friends than by hosting your very own carnival? Now that would reach a new level of epicdom. Although many of us don’t have the funds to rent a bouncy bounce let alone a Ferris...

KiD CuDi featuring King Chip – Just What I Am (Artwork)

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 26, 2012
A day after April 20 last year, genre-splicing artist Kid Cudi announced he would quit smoking marijuana, citing the neglecting of his daughter, business, and the more important things in life. With the release of “Just What I Am” last mo...

James Franco Reveals New Band Called “Daddy”

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 21, 2012
Having tackled everything from acting, producing and screenwriting to teaching, writing and more, the multitalented James Franco has teamed up with musician Tim O’Keefe to release an EP of original music under the moniker of “Daddy.” Insp...

Kanye West Explains ‘Cruel Summer’

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 20, 2012
As of late, many opinions have been formed surrounding the release of G.O.O.D. Music’s anticipated Cruel Summer album. There have been a number of positive reviews mixed in with ‘it could have been better,’ but what about an assessm...

G.O.O.D. Music – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 18, 2012
Corresponding with the release of G.O.O.D. Music’s Cruel Summer album release, the rap collective stop by the Hot 97 studio to pay Flex a visit. Although Kanye West is absent, Big Sean, CyHi Da Prynce and Common hold it down by spitting over se...

Raekwon’s First-Ever “Purple Tape” Re-Released Via Get On Down Records

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 17, 2012
If hopping on eBay and paying through the nose for Raekwon’s debut album Only Built 4 Cuban Linx… in the extremely rare original purple cassette tape isn’t your idea of a good time, Get On Down Records has you covered. The label wil...

Frank Ocean featuring John Mayer – Saturday Night Live Performance

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 16, 2012
Frank Ocean made his debut on Saturday Night Live, accompanied by famed guitarist John Mayer. Mayer, who appeared on Ocean’s most recent album, channel ORANGE, joined a group of other backing members to perform renditions of “PyramidsR...

Kanye West & His Mom Donda West Rapping Back in 2003

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2012
Despite being uploaded several months ago, a video resurfaces showing Kanye West and his mother Donda, as the pair take turns rhyming circa 2003. This rare footage shows the mother and son together sharing a moment with Donda and Kanye pairing up on...

Frank The Butcher ‘The Butcher’s Block’ Episode 5: DJ Clark Kent and Hawaii Mike

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 14, 2012
Frank The Butcher is back with another episode of The Butcher’s Block, this time connecting with DJ Clark Kent and Hawaii Mike. Over the course of the interview, we get Hawaii Mike’s opinions on about the “currency of information...

G.O.O.D. Music “Cruel Summer” Commercial

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2012
As the anticipation continues to build for the G.O.O.D. Music full-length, Cruel Summer, Kanye West and co. debut a concise 30-second commercial teaser video for the album. Featuring the album’s artwork, the short video previews a three dimensi...

Lupe Fiasco Talks “B*tch Bad”

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 12, 2012
Lupe Fiasco’s “B*tch Bad” track has garnered a great deal of discussion since its release — and that was exactly the intended purpose. Shedding light on the “b-word” and the relationship it shares with the female g...