Dame Dash is claiming it isn’t his fault that his deal with New Orleans rapper Curren$y went sour, it was his lawyer’s. The Roc-a-Fella Records co-founder and exec, via DD172 and BluRoc Records, is suing Janis Shen, alleging that she failed to turn a verbal deal he had with Curren$y into a contract to release three […]
DD172 TV takes us behind the scenes of Wiz Khalifa and Cam’Ron’s collaboration called “In The Pink.” Late last night, Wiz Khalifa debunked a circulated artwork and tracklist for his album, O.N.I.F.C. On the supposed tracklist, there was a song on their that featured Cam’Ron, 50 Cent and Prodigy. Not sure what came of the Prodigy […]
Since he is a member of Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group, Stalley inevitably gets asked questions pertaining to Rozay and company. But before the Bawse heard Lincoln Way Nights and recruited the Ohio rapper to MMG, Stalley was plugging away independently and gleaming knowledge from heads like Roc-a-Fella co-founder Dame Dash and fellow rhyme spitter […]
Curren$y and his hazy raps have dominated the mixtape landscape for the past few years. After a heavy independent grind ahead of his major label signing last year, the self-proclaimed “Hot Spitta” is suing his former associate Dame Dash, as the Roc-A-Fella Records honcho is reportedly selling Curren$y’s music without permission. TMZ reports that Curren$y and […]
Harlem rapper laureate Rugz D. Bewler teams with Ski Beatz production for “Thank God.” The track is off Ski’s 24 Hour Karate School Presents: Twilight project, which is out now, and the visuals are handled by DD172. Give yourself a hand, pause, if you recognize that the hook is inspired by a scene from Spike Lee’s […]
Jim Jones drops rhymes about his come up in “Letter To The Game.” There’s decent amount of vintage Dipset footage in this DD172 directed clip. The track appears on Capo’s Vampire Life mixtape, out now. Can we get that proper Dipset reunion album, though?
Once the money counting sidekick of Jay-Z and co-founder of the Roc-A-Fella legacy, Damon Dash has made a 172-degree switch in careers. Three years ago Dash started DD172, an organization comprised of every artistic angle feasible, yet residing on a semi-musical foundation. The company came complete with a Dash Gallery, where artists, photographers, musicians, and […]