While we doubt that his complaint about the term will lead to heads discontinuing their use of the word, at least he's putting everyone on notice that he's not with the negativity that the word now carries with it and is trying to distance himself from something he inadvertently helped create.


While even booking Ye has been almost universally considered a fail, N.O.R.E. apologized for his interview subject's toxic rhetoric. He added, "I sincerely apologize to anybody that was hurt by Kanye’s words, by Kanye’s actions."


Turk might have said too damn much during his appearance on Drink Champs.


Jokes are only funny for so long in Rap. It looks like after some comedic back and forth N.O.R.E. and Beanie Sigel have both agreed to a Verzuz battle.


Though Cam didn’t partake in any alcohol or trees, the man did not need to get nice in order to spill the beans on just about everything anyone’s wanted to know.

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Noreaga’s been making all kinds of headlines lately with his behind the scenes industry stories from yesteryear. From tales about old Hip-Hop clashes between Roc-a-fella and Terror Squad to his latest bombshell that Michael Jordan hates rap music, NORE’s been spilling so many beans he could have a future as a Goya spokesman.


Two key components of Def Jam’s past and present in Noreaga and Vince Staples exchanged barbs on the disagreeable end thanks to a recently conducted interview the latter artist did with TIME.

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After nearly four days of sitting in the slammer for alleged possession of an assault rifle, Jeezy finally bailed himself out of jail on $1 million dollar bail.

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Hip-Hop Wired presents a new game show with a hood twist, The Corner Store Challenge. 


Rappers changing their name is nothing uncommon, but rap veteran N.O.R.E. is the latest to join the trend as he gets ready to release his next solo album. 

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Noreaga finally gets around to dropping a video for “Bloody Money,” off of Capone-N-Noreaga’s classic debut, The War Report. Sure it’s about 15 years too late, but we’ll take it anyway. The clip features archival and current footage of Jose Luis Gotcha spitting his vintage heater. If you’re memory is short, or you’re a young […]

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Off of N.O.R.E.’s upcoming Student of The Game LP., Jadakiss joins the Queens native for “Gangsta’s Don’t Die.” N.O.R.E., who released a video for “Bloody Money” yesterday, keeps the pressure on the blogs by following up with this hard hitting record. It’s a New York state of mind on this one. No longer naming his album, S.U.P.E.R.T.H.U.G., Student Of […]