Kendrick Lamar sat down with FUSE yesterday for the beginning of his press run for his major label debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d. city. K. Dot, whose album will hit stores on October 22nd, spoke on the advice he got from Dr. Dre, the difference between albums and mixtapes, and many other topics. However, one of the […]
Since smashing Lil’ Wayne’s lead single for Tha Carter IV, “6 Foot, 7 Foot” Cory Gunz has been relatively quiet. He appeared on the MTV reality show, Son Of A Gun, and dropped a few features and singles here and there, but hasn’t quite connected in the way the other members of YMCMB have. Gunz is looking to strike […]
Chelsea Handler sure loves her some rappers, and Wiz Khalifa was the latest one to drop by her show, Chelsea Lately on the E! Network. In this short clip, young Wizzle spoke to Chelsea about the origins of his rapper name as well as the clean and dirty meanings of his album title, O.N.I.F.C. Chelsea Handler has had […]
Wiz Khalifa spoke to FUSE backstage at the Under The Influence of Music tour and revealed that his album, O.N.I.F.C., will not be releasing on the August 28th date as scheduled. To be exact, Wiz says that his sophomore album on Atlantic Records will be hitting shelves on September 18th. Wiz also tells FUSE that his three year homage to How Fly with Curren$y […]
FUSE caught up with A$AP Rocky for an interview at this year’s Catalpa Music Festival in New York City. During their chat, the Harlem MC spoke candidly about his major label debut, LongLiveA$AP, which is in stores September 11th. “There was a lot of like blood, and tears put into this project,” said A$AP, who made sure to […]
Hip-Hop is dead—according to Chris Brown. In the rest of his exclusive interview with Fuse, the singer explained the death of Hip-Hop, and its lack of marketability. “You know how they said Hip-Hop is dead, certain sh** is dead? It’s really dead because nobody believes in the brand anymore,” he said.
Although the headlines that he’s garnered lately as have been centered around his fight with Drake, before (and after) the bottle-throwing Chris Brown is focused on the music. The typically media shy singer sat down for an interview with Fuse where he spoke on wanting to make Michael Jackson proud.
Who says Hip-Hop doesn’t big up Father’s Day? FUSE caught up with a number of artist, including an allegedly high or drunken DMX, Erick Sermon, Sean Price and Jim Jones, to discuss their feelings about Father’s Day and fatherhood in general. “I think it’s special to have a father in your life,” says EPMD’s Erick […]
This is record (as in vinyl) p0rn. FUSE caught with legendary Hip-Hop producer Pete Rock in his crib to take a look at his massive wax collection, which he ballparks at about 100,000 deep. In his Crate Diggers episode the Chocolate Boy wonder goes through a bunch of his most cherished records, included an OG […]
A$AP Rocky is nothing if not honest. The “Goldie” rapper performed at the Bamboozle festival over the weekend, and when asked about fellow newcomer, Azealia Banks, he advised her to stop starting trouble.
FUSE unearthed this vintage footage of The Notorious B.I.G. and a very young Jay-Z performing the classic cut “Got Money.” Jigga playing Big’s hypeman while the two perform the Junior M.A.F.I.A. classic for the birthday party of rap pioneer Ralph McDaniels. Check the footage below.
Lupe Fiasco sits down with FUSE while at the Beale St. Music Festival in Memphis, TN and talks about what fans can expect from his new album Food And Liquor 2. Serving as a follow up to Lupe’s celebrated debut album, he announces that the album’s single ”Form Follows Function,” will drop on May 22nd. Mark […]