Thursday, March 4, 2010

Big Sean feat. GLC & Chip Tha Ripper - Okay March 3r

This was shot at Chicago’s Wild Hare last Friday, the same night a fan snatched the mic and got tossed off the stage.

Monday, March 1, 2010

XXL’s 10 Freshmen for ’10 Cover (April 2010)

The new breed of hustlers includes: Roc Nation’s first signeeJ. Cole, gangsta rap up-and-comer Nipsey Hu$$le, newly-minted Asylum lyricist Pill, 1017 Brick Squad member OJ Da Juiceman, indie-sensation Wiz Khalifa, G.O.O.D. music’s ownBig Sean, underground favorite Fashawn, Gary, Indiana repFreddie Gibbs, West Coast phenom Jay Rock and the latest addition to the Atlantic roster, Donnis.
XXL will be dropping a mixtape with DJ Whoo Kid next Monday, March 8 featuring new exclusive music from all ten. More info to come soon on the XXL 10 Freshmen for ’10 concert later this month in NYC.
XXL’s April issue hits newsstands March 16 and includes the Freshmen producers, hip-hop soul artists, hip-hop duos & groups, also an in-depth look on what it’s like to be a new rapper today, a look back at last year’s Freshmen class, with an Eye Candy that’ll make you say ahh.

BAY iSH: Akon Signs Ya Boy to His Kon Live Record Label

Just the other day I was wondering what happened to this guy. DJ sourMILK of the LA Leakers and his partner Mike G have been managing Ya Boy for a little over a year now and they confirm that he is indeed alive and has just signed with Akon’s Kon Live record label. He is the first West Coast artist signed to Akon’s roster which already includes acts such as Lady Gaga, T-Pain, Colby O’Donis, Kardinal Offishall, Rock City, French Montana, and more.

Birdman’s 4 New Tattoos