Check out Machine Gun Kelly’s freestyle as part of FILTER Magazine’s Alley Sessions. Read the interview here.
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Lupe Fiasco dropped by the Toca Tuesdays studio last week and spit a freestyle for the Shade 45 listeners.
Check out the official lineup for Jay-Z‘s Made In America Festival . Performing acts include Rita Ora, MMG, Santigold, Jay-Z, Mike Snow, Pearl Jam, D’Angelo, Skrillex & more. The event will take place on September 1st & September 2nd at Fairmount Park in Philadelphia.
Tickets can be purchased here.
Rick Ross has released the Dr. Dre and Jay-Z featured official video for his God Forgives, I Don’t track “3 Kings”. The visual features a montage of clips of Ross, Dre and Jay throughout their careers. Directed by Dre Films and Jon J. I wish we could have gotten a better video than this, but hey Jay-Z and Dr. Dre are busy guys.
Jadakiss gets blasted with the airbrush for this cover of Rhymes & Dimes issue #3. Hit the jump to see the cover on the flip side featuring Mob Wives star Ramona Rizzo.
Nicki Minaj drops her highly anticipated “Pound The Alarm” video off her hit album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded available on iTunes now.
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Diggy Simmons’ official DJ, DJ Spinking, is gearing up to release a new project Hip House 2. Here is the first single “Body Operator” featuring Jeremih.
Earlier this morning, MTV announced the nominations for the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards & that the first two VMA performers would be One Direction & Alicia Keys. The show takes place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on September 6th.
Rihanna and Drake lead the nominations with 5 each, followed by Katy Perry who claimed 4 of her own. Beyonce, Frank Ocean, M.I.A., The Throne and Coldplay all landed 3 nominations. Other nominees include Kanye West, Chris Brown, Justin Bieber, Lana Del Ray, Childish Gambino, Usher, ASAP Rocky and more.
Check out the full list of nominations below.
The G4 Boyz drop a loosie for your listening pleasure while we wait on their upcoming mixtape.