Friday April 19th marks the three-year anniversary of the passing of Gang Starr’s lead MC Keith Edward Elam aka Guru. To commemorate his life producer…
DJ Khaled, hip-hop’s most popular curator (how else would you describe what he does?), is prepping the release of his sixth album, Kiss The Ring…
The Ruler is back! Our dude, Slick Rick, shows these new age rappers how to make everyday mundane topics interesting on the song, “Need Some Bad.” Boasting production from the legendary DJ Premier, Slick Rick exercises his trademark narrative rhyme techniques throughout Premier’s updated drums lifted off “The Show.” The song turned up on Premier’s […]
How would have felt if you turned on the BET (Black Entertainment Television) Hip Hop Awards and caught “The Cyphers” with Justin Bieber spitting a hot 16 ? It almost happened! DJ Premier, in a recent interview, revealed that “Justin Bieber asked if he could do the cypher and everybody was worried that might mess […]
DJ Premier is set to reunite with Christina Aguilera on her upcoming album. The pair previously worked together on Aguilera’s 2006 album, Back To Basics.
The 2010 NFL season was just as interesting after the games were over thanks to Nick Javis “Rhyme Reels.” The weekly rapped recaps of every football game became so popular that ESPN eventually took notice. While Nick’s lyrical dexterity and football knowledge (he played ball at Rutgers) deserve a lot of praise, that infectious beat […]
The legendary DJ Premier will be releasing his first full length compilation on his Year Round Records label, Get Used To Us, this December.
The pairing of Bun B and DJ Premier is kind of poetic. Both of these hip-hop legends lost their equally legendary partners to unfortunate circumstances. The two teamed up for this track from Bun B’s forthcoming album, Trill OG, in stores August 3rd. RELATED: Bun B to Teach Hip-Hop And Religion Class at Rice University […]