Young Guru sat down with Al Lindstrom and discussed a variety of topics from Watch The Throne to J. Cole to the progress of Jay Electronica’s debut album. Guru says they are in the final stages, but does not want to name a release date and rush it.
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DMX with a little help from Swizz Beatz shows the world he still has it, with his latest release “It’s Over The Dog Is Back”. Just earlier I was talking about needing some new DMX music, looks like X is coming through! Ruff Ryders!
A behind the scenes look at Eminem, Yelawolf and Slaughterhouse’s “Shady 2.0″ BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher, which if you missed that you must have been hiding under a rock. But don’t worry, we got you, click here to watch the cypher.
Wale’s “Bait” is getting an official video made for the masses, that will be able to actually see those MTV/BET screens. Here’s a behind the scenes look at the video.
The latest release from Slim The Mobster’s upcoming War Music free album. This track is titled “Marta” and features Prodigy.
Last night before DMX’s spectacular BET Hip Hop Awards performance, DMX was on 106 & Park with Swizz Beatz representing Ruff Ryders, talking about upcoming projects including music and film offers. He also showed his new video for “Last Hope”. Will the dog soon make a full fledged return? It sure seems like it. We need new music, X!
In the upcoming November issue of XXL magazine, Nas graces the cover with an interview by none other than OFWGKTA’s leading man, Tyler, The Creator. The cover also dons stunning artwork by Mr. Cartoon.
“God’s Son is my favorite album by you,” Tyler said. “And my second is probably Street’s Disciple,” he continued.
“Get the fuck outta here,” Nas responded.
Awkward and quirky exchanges aside, the discussion quickly picked up with the 20-year-old Tyler asking Nas for advice.
“You, Em, Jay, Snoop, like, you guys all started when you was exactly my age,” Tyler said. “The fact that you guys are still here makes me just always think, like, F*ck, could I?”
“Oh, you definitely can,” Nas replied. “Someone like you is, you’re interesting, for a lot of reasons. So someone like you, you can’t wait to see what’s next.”
On newsstands October 25th.
This morning on Ellen, Nicki Minaj surprised two young girls who are in love with her who recently became popular on Youtube for their performance of “Super Bass”. How cute. If you haven’t seen the Youtube video of these two girls, click here.
Kelly Rowland’s Here I Am single featuring Big Sean finally comes together. Enjoy the official video for Kelly and Big Sean’s hit song “Lay It On Me”.
Whenever Chris Brown is rapping you know you’re in for a treat…not. But, this Cypher for the BET Hip Hop Awards was his exception because he did well.