Throughout his rap career Lupe Fiasco has been known to go through one identity crisis after another. In his pre-Food & Liquor days he was more interested in doing his impression of a “gangsta rapper” (look it up if you don’t believe us), then he went to “backpack rap,” and now that he’s growing his […]
The ongoing battle between Game and 40 Glocc is far from over. Less than a week after 40 was (allegedly) attacked by Game and his crew, both rappers gave conflicting stories of what actually went down. In two separate interviews with Power 99’s Cosmic Kev, Game and 40 recounted the night in question. According to […]
Curren$y continues to make his East Coast rounds while promoting his “The Stoned Immaculate” album. The Hot Spitta drops a couple bars over his old boss, Lil’ Wayne’s “Tha Block Is Hot” instrumental for Cosmic Kev and Power 99. Curren$y, whose major label debut album for Warner Music Group hit stores last week, is still […]
Sorry Freeway, Young Jeezy has “brotherly love” for somebody else in your city. Last August, while at Cosmic Kev’s Power 99 radio station, Jeezy fielded questions about the possible signing of former Roc-A-Fella artist, Freeway to his CTE imprint. While noting was ever set in stone, almost a year later, the Philly spitter that Jeezy has chosen to roll with […]
Common is trying to earn the “Hardest working man in Hip-Hop” moniker since he’s been all over the map most recently. Whether it’s Oakland, Utah, Atlanta, or Philly, he’s been putting it down lyrically. Of course no MC passes through Philly without stopping by The Come Up Show, and going off on a few instrumentals. […]
One of the few MC’s that still freestyles off the top of his head, and well, Snoop Dogg stopped by to holla at Cosmic Kev of Power 99 in Philly. Kev gave Snoop a funky instrumental for him to skate on and the Long Beach MC completely killed this! Listen and download below.