After penning a hell of a manifesto that touched on the Meek Mill/Drake beef (and the perception of ghostwriting in Hip-Hop), Lupe Fiasco keeps the ink flowing on a new track titled “LAW (LoveAllWays).”
Virginia’s Quan returns today with a brand new cut about coming up as a youth from the ‘hood in “17.”
Per usual, the cyphers are among the highly anticipated moments at the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards, which were taped at Atlanta’s Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday (September 20). With a little less than a month until the show airs, fans are treated to a pair of cyphers in advance.
New York breeds lyricists. Some just happen to be from outside of the five infamous boroughs. One is the incomparable Emilio Rojas, who returns today with a full stream of his new album No Shame… No Regrets.
Emilio Rojas returns with the first offering from his No Shame, No Regrets project, “Lean On ‘Em.” The track was produced by !llmind and features worthy lyricists IamSu!, Styles P and Troy Ave.
With the Internet advancing faster than ever, many Hip-Hop acts have adapted a new marketing plan when it comes to their music; give it away for free. A chosen few have been able to flip this scheme, and their fan bases into viable recording careers, others have failed miserably.
Kendrick Lamar‘s rise continues as the Compton, Calif. rapper will headline an exclusive launch party for culture and lifestyle magazine Mass Appeal at this year’s SXSW festival. Co-sponsored and hosted by Pharell Williams’ BBC Ice Cream imprint, K.Dot will be joined by some of Hip-Hop’s best and brightest.