On Tuesday (August 6) in Washington, D.C., the “revolutionary but gangsta” group dead prez thrilled audiences at the historic Howard Theater. With well more than a decade in the game, and M-1 have been dropping their politically-charged brand of Hip-Hop consistently with no signs of slowing down. HipHopWired caught up with them backstage after […]

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Fans can always count on dead prez to provide a refreshing helping of substance in the midst of an influx of superficial Hip-Hop found on popular radio. Earlier today, Complex premiered a new set of visuals by the duo for “No Way As The Way,” directed by Danny Hastings, that sticks to their brand of thought provoking music.


Dream Hampton has not only angered a good portion of fans with allegations that Nas had a ghostwriter on his Untitled album, but she’s also upset Just Blaze. The super producer was name checked by Hampton as one of the people who she accused of launching “misogynist threats” in her direction, but unfortunately, her anger […]

News of dead prez wants to make it very clear that he never worked as a ghostwriter for Nas. After releasing a statement on Facebook yesterday, Vibe contacted and he reaffirmed his original stance. In direct response to writer dream hampton’s Twitter post, and a story on Rappers I Know, exposing both he and […]


Hip-Hop is still reeling from the possibility that the prolific writing ability displayed by Nas could potentially be the work of someone else, and now of dead prez is speaking out on the issue. is one of the two people— the other being Jay Electronica— who writer dream hampton revealed as being ghostwriters on the […]

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Cormega x Sony Red Press Event Recap [Video] Cormega held a press event at the Sony Red office to announce the release of his new single “I Made A Difference” [Haiti Benefit Song] featuring Lil Fame, [M.O.P] Stic man, [Dead Prez] General Steele, [Smif & Wesson] Redman and Maya Azucena. The song will be available […]

Cormega Ft. General Steele, Redman, Lil Fame, & Maya Azucena – “I Made a Difference” “I Made a Difference” is rapper Cormega’s attempt to assist in the Haiti relief efforts. The song will be available on iTunes and 100 percent of the proceeds are going to Sean Penn’s J/P HRO charity to help the […]

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M1, one half of the rap group dead prez, will be on a speaking tour from September 23 through the 29th. The tour is entitled “From The Ghetto To Gaza.” The rapper is set to hit up East and West Oakland, San Francisco, Sacramento, Sonoma, San Jose and Santa Cruz with seven events in seven […]


Spanning back to ‘96, dead prez has been a group that seemed to be outside of the norm. In a time where every rapper was advocating drug dealing, violence, etc., dead prez took the opposite route and tried to uplift Black America in touching political subjects and demanding the need for a revolution and the […]