Rapper Offset detained and released in Beverly Hills during pro-Trump demonstration

BEVERLY HILLS — Three-time Grammy-nominated rapper Offset was detained by Beverly Hills police Saturday during the weekly pro-Trump demonstration and released, while wife Cardi B’s cousin was arrested on concealed weapon charges. Offset, aka Kiari Kendrell Cepus, livestreamed his police dealings on Instagram just after 5 p.m. He is seen telling officers he won’t put up his hands “because you got guns out. I am not gonna move my hands from the steering wheel.” A female officer is heard explaining...
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#TrackoftheDay: “A.M. 180”

PUPCanada (2020) On the surface, not a Halloweenish song, but the original by Grandaddy is inextricably linked to British zombie genre-revitalizer 28 Days Later. This one was released just recently and is charmingly loyal to the original while yet turning up the fuzz about seventeen degrees. It is very pleasing to the mind yet damaging to the ears. Just like we like it. A.M. 180 by PUP
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B.A Badd – “DeJulios Belt” Prod. by Reallyhiiim (Video)

Syracuse, NY representative B.A. Badd returns with new visuals for the track “DeJulios Belt” off of his collaborative project with producer Reallyhiiim titled “Really HIM.” The track is a true hometown experience for the emcee producer. Speaking on the title Badd relayed “Dejuilos is an army/ navy store in the town and a long-time part of Syracuse culture. Growing up we all went there to cop gear like Timbs, Carhart’s, Champion hoodies and bandanas. We also used to buy these colored cloth bel...
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Ariana Grande Reveals Positions Tracklist Feat. The Weeknd, Doja Cat, & Ty Dolla $ign

Ariana Grande's new album Positions, her third in just over two years, is coming out next week. We've already heard its lead single and title track, and today, she's revealed the rest of the tracklist. As rumored, Positions features the Weeknd on a song called "Off The Table," and Doja Cat … More »
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Watch Fiona Apple’s Punny Biden PSA

Early voting is now open in most states, and Fiona Apple has shared a punny little PSA making her preferred presidential candidate clear. In a video posted on Instagram by her friend, housemate, and occasional spokesperson Zelda Hallman, Apple sings "Bidin' My Time," a song written by George and Ira Gershwin for the 1930 musical … More »
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Skrillex – “Kliptown Empyrean”

Skrillex has shared a new track called "Kliptown Empyrean." In an Instagram post, the producer writes, "Still finishing this main body of work but in the mean time I just made this today and wanted to put it out." Skrillex hasn't released a solo album since 2015's Recess, but he's recently put out songs with … More »
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Fyre Fest’s Billy McFarland Placed In Solitary Confinement For Launching Podcast

Billy McFarland, the disgraced Fyre Fest founder who is currently serving six years in federal prison for fraud, has been placed in solitary confinement. McFarland's lawyer tells The New York Times that they believe he was put in solitary last week for launching a new podcast called Dumpster Fyre … More »
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LMNO Drops New Album “10:20” Fully Produced By Madlib

“10:20”, a truly one of kind collaboration between long time Hip Hop staples LMNO, and Madlib. 5 tracks are available on streaming via Bandcamp, but to unlock the full 23-track release you will need to purchase and support the album.  10:20 by LMNO The post LMNO Drops New Album "10:20" Fully Produced By Madlib first appeared on UndergroundHipHopBlog.
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Watch Jeff Tweedy Talk And Perform On CBS This Morning

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy released his new solo album Love Is The King yesterday. And this morning, he went on CBS This Morning to play a few songs from it and sit down for a virtual interview. During the protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd this summer, Tweedy pledged … More »
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Haji Outlaw – “Tits No Bible”

Rising Chicago, IL based artist Haji Outlaw releases his new smooth & vibey single titled “Tits No Bible“.  Follow him on Instagram @outlawhaji.  The post Haji Outlaw - "Tits No Bible" first appeared on UndergroundHipHopBlog.
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Swizz Beatz Broke Several Records For Racing Camels With Robot Backpacks

Swizz Beatz, the veteran rap producer who's married to Alicia Keys and recently started the popular Verzuz series with Timbaland, just broke a lot of records in the highly competitive world of Middle Eastern camel racing. He was already the first African American and the first Westerner to own a camel racing team. More »
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Watch Tom Petty’s 70th Birthday Tribute Concert Featuring Beck, Spoon, Flaming Lips, Margo Price, & More

Tom Petty would've turned 70 this week. Every year, the late legend's family and friends celebrate his birthday with a festival in his Gainesville hometown. This year, like so many other festivals, Tom Petty's Birthday Bash was held as a livestream, and a whole lot of big names showed up to pay their respects. Following … More »
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TempoMental – “That’s Life” (Video)

Life is full of up’s and downs, especially in these days and times. Canadian rapper TempoMental reflects on the average obstacles most of us face to get by in our daily lives, while visually Patrick Younger shows us the beauty that this world has to offer and some of our creations destroying that. Produced by JSG, this song really hit’s the core of authenticity.The post TempoMental - "That's Life" (Video) first appeared on UndergroundHipHopBlog.
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Jerry Jeff Walker Dead At 78

Country singer Jerry Jeff Walker, best known for writing the 1968 song "Mr. Bojangles," has died, Rolling Stone reports. He passed away Friday following a battle with throat cancer. He was 78. More »
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Watch Gorillaz & Beck Perform “The Valley Of The Pagans” In Animal Crossing

Gorillaz just released Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez, their new album or collection of songs or whatever they're calling it, yesterday. And to celebrate their release day, they went ahead and performed in Animal Crossing with Beck. More »
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Listen and Stream Jealous One’s Envy for Its 25 Year Anniversary

Fat Joe has been in the rap since the early-90s and one of the more underrated spitters ever. Fat Joe is the leader of the Terror Squad and known for discovering the late, great Big Pun. Ever since Fat Joe discovered Big Pun, people seemed to forget about his skills. Joe been putting out hits for well over 25 years with his signature flow. 25 years ago today, Fat Joe released his second album Jealous One’s Envy. Representin’ was his first album and Flow Joe was the big single from his debut. F...
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Watch The War On Drugs Debut New Song “Ocean of Darkness” On Fallon

We still haven't gotten a new War On Drugs album since 2017's masterful A Deeper Understanding, but they've been keeping busy in quarantine. Adam Granduciel and company debuted some new songs on Instagram Live, played some livestreams and virtual concerts, and remixed the Rolling Stones, … More »
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The politics of punk in the era of Trump

Trump is Punk! It’s a hashtag. It’s a slogan on t-shirts and trucker hats. It’s a click-bait headline.Milo Yiannopoulos, a former Breitbart editor, may have started this buzz with his speech (delivered in drag) at Louisiana State University on 22 September 2016, in which he claimed that “being a Donald Trump supporter is the new punk” because it would “piss off your teachers, piss off your parents, piss off your friends.” Then in October, The Atlantic published “Donald Trump, Sex Pistol: The Pun...
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