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Jumpmann B. – “Young Nigga”(Music Video)

“Young Nigga” is becoming an anthem in Miami. Jumpmann B’s flow puts listeners in mind of other Miami rappers like Kodak Black. The song was produced by Keith Beats. The track and video infectious, with B’s melodic flow. “When I made Young Nigga all I could really think about is how I’m living my life. I was mainly inspired by how much my hood, family, and my niggas show love.” Born Jeffrey Morey Jones, raised in the city of Miami Gardens, Florida. A lover of basketball, Jeffrey developed ...
Tags: Videos, Florida, Kodak, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Miami, Kodak Black, Keith, JEFFREY, Miami Gardens Florida, Nigga, Jumpmann B, Young Nigga, Jeffrey Morey Jones, Jumpmann B Jumpmann

Daddy’s Hangout Presents Mixtape Friday Volume 16

First off, Happy Easter to everyone out there. This week will have the most tracks ever for my Mixtape Friday series. Mixtape Friday Volume 16 will feature 30 tracks this week. Everything started out with an unreleased project from Ja Rule called The Mirror. The Ja Rule tracks aren’t on Apple Music, so they won’t be available. Afterwards, one of my personal mixtapes from a few years back was next. Mixtape Friday Volume 15 was next and hopefully you all checked it out. Two mixtapes in a row and...
Tags: Nas, Kanye West, Hip Hop, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Rick Ross, Blog Hops & memes, Mixtape Friday, DJ Drama ft Future Jeezy Ludacris T I In Da Club, Nelly Jesus

Flying Lotus – “Fire Is Coming” Video (Feat. David Lynch)

It's been almost five years since Flying Lotus released an album. Since his Grammy-nominated You're Dead!, he's worked with Kendrick Lamar on To Pimp A Butterfly, written and directed the Sundance comic horror flick Kuso, and produced much of Thundercat’s Drunk among other projects. Now, FlyLo has finally announced his new full-length, Flamagra, … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Kendrick Lamar, David Lynch, Flying Lotus, Kuso

Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z Pay Tribute To Nipsey Hussle

A public memorial service for rapper Nipsey Hussle is being held at Los Angeles' Staples Center today. Along with performances from Marsha Ambrosius and Jhené Aiko, the event featured the reading of a letter from former president Barack Obama honoring Hussle, who was shot and killed late last month. More »
Tags: Music, News, Barack Obama, Jay-z, Kendrick Lamar, Jhene Aiko, Nipsey Hussle, Hussle, Marsha Ambrosius, Los Angeles Staples Center, Kendrick Lamar Jay

New Music: Steve Lacy “N Side”

Good news, The Internet fans: the band have announced plans to release two new solo projects over the next couple of months: “1 this month. 1 next month,” they tweeted. And it looks like the group’s budding star, Steve Lacy, is up first to bat as he kicks things off with the release of this new song, “N Side.” Read more after the jump… Since dropping his debut EP, Steve Lacy’s Demo, in 2017, the 20-year-old singer/guitarist has worked with everyone from Kendrick Lamar (“PRIDE.”) and Mac M...
Tags: The Internet, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, New Music, Mac Miller, Steve Lacy, Solange Exit Scott

New Music: Noname “Song 32”

After kickstarting the year with “Song 31,” Noname keeps the jazzy vibes flowing with the release of this aptly-titled follow-up “Song 32.” “I’m America at its best,” the Chicago native raps over Phoenix’s production as she name checks everything from dental bills and Diddy money to Kendrick Lamar and Cardi B’s engagement ring. If Noname wants to keep this “Song…” series going, that’s fine by us. Listen after the jump… Related: Noname, Smino & Saba Perform “Ace” on ‘The Tonight Show’
Tags: America, Chicago, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Diddy, New Music, Phoenix, Cardi, Noname

25 Songs Have Each Played Over 1B Times On Spotify

Two and a half years ago, Drake's “One Dance” became the first song on Spotify to be played one billion times. This week, the 25th song joined the billion stream club.  Here is the list of the the all the songs played 1 billion or more times on Spotify. Ed Sheeran - “Shape of You” Drake - “One Dance (ft. Wizkid and Kyla)” The Chainsmokers - “Closer (ft. Halsey)” Post Malone - “Rockstar (ft. 21 Savage)” Ed Sheeran - “Thinking Out Loud” Drake - “God’s Plan” Major Lazer - “...
Tags: Music, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Ibiza, Bruce Houghton, Lazer, Malone, James Arthur, Camila Cabello, Kyla, Luis Fonsi, Mike Posner, Spotify Ed Sheeran, Seeb Remix Dua Lipa

Q&A With Portland’s Very Own Rising Hip Hop Artist, Whysir

Whysir, how is the Hip Hop scene in Portland right now? What separates you from the pack in your own words? The Portland Hip Hop scene is bustling right now with talent that mainstream hip hop honestly isn’t ready for. Pretty soon people are gonna come from all over the place to be a part of the scene here. It’s kind of already happening. I’m from Utah originally but have been out here since the end of 2014 and the growth has been insane!!! I don’t think that I could be the artist that I am at ...
Tags: Utah, Portland, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Vincent, SE Portland, Q&A Interviews, Whysir, Portland Hip Hop, Vincent Kukua, Dani She

ScHoolboy Q Debuts New Song “Chopstix” Featuring Travis Scott on ‘The Tonight Show’

ScHoolboy Q was the musical guest on last night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where he treated the audience to a double dose of new music. First, Groovy Q performed his brand new single “Numb Numb Juice” while the song’s amazing/hilarious video played in the background. Then, he debuted an unreleased song called “Chopstix,” which features Travis Scott on the hook. A demo version with Kendrick Lamar leaked online last year. (Also, anyone else think it kinda sounds like...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Schoolboy Q, New Music, Travis Scott, Performances, TDE

JUNO Award Winners 2019: The Full Winner List

The Juno Awards, Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and CBC took over Budweiser Gardens in London, Ontario last weekend to celebrate Canada's annual biggest night if music. Hosted by Sarah McLachlan, the event featured 11 spectacular performances including Dance Recording of the Year winners Loud Luxury alongside the Western University Marching Band; emerging pop-singer and Breakthrough Artist of the Year bülow; Rock Album of the Year and Group of the Year winne...
Tags: Europe, Music, Japan, China, Vienna, Canada, Katy Perry, Kendrick Lamar, Beethoven, Jackie Chan, Bahamas, Vaughan, Cbc, Wilson, David Foster, Calvin Harris

Daddy’s Hangout Presents Mixtape Friday Volume 11

Once again, it’s Friday and that mean we have another Mixtape Friday. Are you ready for Mixtape Friday Volume 11? This past week, there was a total of 7 albums that made my playlist. The first two albums were a couple of slow jam albums. Avant’s My Thoughts and If I Fall in Love from Shai were the albums. Avant has always been underrated and the Shai album has a special place because it was released in my teen years. After that, my compilation from last week was next. One of my personal mixtap...
Tags: Music, Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Miguel, Swizz Beatz, Shai, Mixtapes/Compilation Albums, Kendrick Lamar Keisha, Rick Ross You Da Boss, Swizz Beatz Echo

New EP: Zacari ‘Run Wild Run Free’

Top Dawg Entertainment introduces their latest signee, Zacari, with his debut project. Known for his contribution on Kendrick Lamar’s 2017 hit-song “LOVE,” the L.A. vocalist steps into the spotlight with Run Wild Run Free. The 7-track EP includes the songs “Don’t Trip” and “Midas Touch.” Lil’ Yachty serves as the lone guest appearance on “Young & Invincible,” while Teddy Walton, Syk Sense, OZ, IAMNOBODI, Cubeatz and J. Louis contribute on the production side. Stream the EP below. Continue af...
Tags: Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Mixtapes, Don, Zacari, Teddy Walton, Run Wild Run Free, Midas Touch Lil Yachty, J Louis

Joseph Scapellato's Playlist for His Novel "The Made-Up Man"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Joseph Scapellato's novel The Made-Up Man is one of the most fun books I have read all year, a smart and absurdist take on noir. NPR Books wrote of the book: "Joseph Scapellato's ...
Tags: Music, Chicago, David, Prague, Kendrick Lamar, Chicagoland, Miles Davis, Marilyn Manson, Lech, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Breeders, Central Pennsylvania, Los Angeles Review of Books, St Mary, Stanley, Manson

K Chess's Playlist for Her Novel "Famous Men Who Never Lived"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. K Chess's debut novel, Famous Men Who Never Lived, is a mesmerizing work of speculative fiction. Booklist wrote of the book: "Chess’ debut novel offers an intriguing and fresh spi...
Tags: Music, New York, New York City, Earth, Wes, David, Brooklyn, Kendrick Lamar, Manhattan, Illinois, Kid Cudi, Coney Island, Samuel, Elliott Smith, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview

Zacari – “Midas Touch” Video

Artfully slinky R&B singer Zacari had already been appearing on TDE records for a minute when he announced a deal with TDE Records this winter. He'd hopped on multiple tracks with Kendrick Lamar including Isaiah Rashad's "Wat's Wrong," Kendrick's DAMN. hit "Love," and the Black Panther soundtrack's "Redemption." He and the label made things official … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Kendrick Lamar, Isaiah Rashad, Kendrick, Zacari, TDE Records

MC Eiht Recites “m.A.A.d city” Verse Over Brady Watt’s Wicked Bassline

Easily the best thing you'll see all day.
Tags: Videos, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Brady Watt, 2dope, Mc Eiht

Making It Big: What 6 Elite Producers Taught Us [VIDEO]

As part of  new content franchise, Kobalt has invited some of the music industry's top producers to share their stories about coming up in the music industry and their respective journeys to success. _____________________________ Guest post from AWAL If you're reading this, it's time to learn. AWAL’s parent company, Kobalt, invited some of the world’s best and brightest producers in the game to sit down and share their story, in their own words, for the first three episodes of a new ...
Tags: Music, Guest Post, Kendrick Lamar, New Orleans, Drake, Travis Scott, Netflix Originals, Kobalt, Awal, Da Hoodie, Teddy Walton, Drake Jahaan, Eminem Kurtis McKenzie, Khalid Roget Chahayed, Kurtis McKenzie Roget Chahayed

New Video: 2 Chainz “Money in the Way”

Fresh off the release of his latest (and arguably finest) album Rap or Go to the League, 2 Chainz drops a video for “Money in the Way.” The triumphant, Buddah Bless-produced track gets a visual makeover courtesy of director Vincent Lou, and finds Tity Boi riding in a time-traveling elevator through recents decades of paper chasing. No matter what year it is, the Drench God stays looking sharp. Stream Rap or Go to the League here featuring Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, Chance The Rapper, Lil ...
Tags: Videos, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, 2 Chainz, Chainz, Marsha Ambrosius, Tity Boi, Kendrick Lamar Travis Scott, Vincent Lou, Rapper Lil Wayne Young Thug Kodak Black E, Ariana Grande Watch

Stream 2 Chainz New Album Rap or Go to the League

After a lot of anticipation, 2 Chainz have finally delivered his 5th studio album. Rap or Go to the League pretty much speaks for itself as 2 Chainz has said this is his most personal project. For those who don’t know, it has been said black men have two options to make it out of the projects. You can either rap or go to the league, so this album was anticipated highly by me. To help get the word out about the album, 2 Chainz enlisted Lebron James to do the A&R on the project. 2 Chainz has app...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Jimmy Fallon, California, Albums, Hip Hop, Kendrick Lamar, Nba, Jazz, Jhene Aiko, Espn, Lebron James, Riaa, Sam, Trey Songz, Gucci

New Music: 2 Chainz Feat. Kendrick Lamar “Momma I Hit A Lick”

2 Chainz dropped his fifth studio album, Rap Or Go To The League, shortly after the stroke of midnight. As fans soak in the new project, the buzz around social media is the album might be the 41-year-old’s best to date. Ariana Grande, Lil’ Wayne, Chance the Rapper, Travis Scott and Young Thug lead a star-studded cast of guest appearances. Two other heavyweights contribute to the album on “Momma I Hit A Lick.” Over the abstract production of Pharrell Williams, the track features Kendrick Lamar...
Tags: Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, New Music, 2 Chainz, Travis Scott, Wayne, Lamar, Chainz, Momma I Hit A Lick, Ariana Grande Lil, Stream Momma

Stream 2 Chainz’s New Album Rap Or Go To The League Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, & More

2 Chainz first announced his new album Rap Or Go To The League, the follow-up to 2017's Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, over a year ago. He did it in grand 2 Chainz fashion, by riding around in a giant blimp with the album title painted on it. Since then, he … More »
Tags: Music, Jimmy Fallon, Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Lebron James, Lil Wayne, Chance The Rapper, A, Young Thug, Mike Dean, Mustard, Album Stream, Ty Dolla $ign, 2 Chainz, Travis Scott

Mel D. Cole Announces ‘GREAT: Photographs of Hip Hop 2002-2019’ Book

After 17 years of documenting hip-hop’s cultural dominance, photographer Mel D. Cole has announced his first book, GREAT: Photographs of Hip Hop 2002-2019. Read more after the jump… As the title suggests, the 144-page hardcover book compiles nearly two decades’ worth of Mel’s work, capturing many of your favorite artists in uniquely intimate settings. There’s Drake hanging out with Sade backstage in London, Kendrick Lamar tearing down SXSW in 2013, and D’Angelo and Questlove prepping for ...
Tags: Photos, London, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Drake, Questlove, Mel, Music News, Sxsw, Lens, DMC, Angelo, Ricky Powell, West Coast Punk, Mel D Cole, Harry Benson Jenny

Blu & Oh No – “Pop Shots”

A decade ago, the Los Angeles underground rapper Blu felt like the future -- an inheritor of his city's wordy, introspective, melodically astute Freestyle Fellowship/Project Blowed history who still made sense when he was rapping hard on mixtape tracks. And Blu never stopped rapping, though guys like Kendrick Lamar may have stolen some of his … More »
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Kendrick Lamar, Blu, Oh No

TDE’s MixedByAli, Sounwave & Tae Beast Remember Mac Miller: “He’s the Sixth Black Hippy”

MixedByAli, Sounwave and Tae Beast, three of the musical maestros behind TDE’s rise, recently sat down with B.Dot to deliver a Red Bull Music Academy lecture. The 48-minute conversation touched on everything from their work on Section. 80, DAMN. and the Black Panther soundtrack to their relationship with Kendrick Lamar and how Anthony Tiffith brought them all together to form the Top Dawg Entertainment family. Continue after the jump… Sounwave, Ali and Tae also took a moment to remem...
Tags: Mac, Interviews, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Mac Miller, Don, Red Bull Music Academy, Tae, Billy Preston, TDE, Anthony Tiffith, Mixedbyali, Sounwave, Tae Beast, MixedByAli Sounwave, Sounwave Ali

Kendrick Lamar & SZA Won’t Perform “All The Stars” At The Oscars

The Best Original Song performances have been the source of a lot of drama for this year's Oscars. Typically, all of the songs nominated are performed at the ceremony, but last month, multiple sources reported that most of the performances were being cut for time. Only Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's A Star … More »
Tags: Music, News, Bradley Cooper, Kendrick Lamar, Oscars, SZA

2 Chainz’s ‘Rap or Go to the League’ Album Drops Next Month and Is Being A&Red by LeBron James

2 Chainz made two major announcements regarding his long-awaited album Rap or Go to the League today. First, the project is set to arrive on March 1. And second, Tity Boi has tapped none other than LeBron James to A&R the whole thing. Continue reading below… “I think it’d be shocking for people to know how much input you had on it. You’ve been along for the whole year!” 2 Chainz says, referring to LeBron, in the announcement video below. LeBron, meanwhile, teases a play to release a 14-tr...
Tags: Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Lebron James, Music News, James, 2 Chainz, All Star, Chainz, Brocky Marciano, Rap or Go To The League

Maggie Rogers Wants To Be Your Valentine & She Brought Music

Maggie Rogers is a lot of things: she's a witch feminist rockstar, a modern hippie pop star, and everyone's current musical crush. (Look for her at next year's Grammys — she'll sweep.)But while we were all playing I Heard It In A Past Life on repeat, Rogers was busy working on another piece of musical artistry — a playlist about crushes.After Rogers' visit to Refinery29, where she mused about the evolution of her career and performances, we asked her (nicely!) to craft a Valentine's Day playli...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beyonce, Rihanna, America, Kendrick Lamar, Whitney Houston, Rogers, Kendrick, Mumford, Dolly, Kaytranada, Cheryl Lynn, Maggie Rogers, Grammys Donald Glover, Dolly Parton Dolly

Grammys 2019: Kacey Musgraves wins over Cardi B and Drake for best album – live

The awards show hosted by Alicia Keys was dominated by live performances by female musicians, including Lady Gaga and H.E.R., and included a landmark win for rap – for an absent Childish Gambino 5.19am GMT Cardi B has been celebrating her big win over on Instagram in exactly the way you would expect while also paying tribute to Mac Miller Thank you @yg @sza @21savage @chancetherapper @jbalvin @badbunnypr @migos @kehlani !!! 5.16am GMT In case you haven’t seen Jennifer Lopez’s Motown trib...
Tags: Music, Kacey Musgraves, Instagram, Culture, Awards and prizes, Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Drake, Mac Miller, Cardi B, Cardi, Grammy awards 2019

Childish Gambino Win Big at 2019 GRAMMYs (Full Winners List)

Childish Gambino won big at the 61st annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday night (Feb. 10). Despite not attending music’s biggest night, the artist/actor took home ‘Song of the Year,’ ‘Record of the Year,’ ‘Best Music Video’ and ‘Best Rap/Sung Performance’ for his Billboard smash-hit “This Is America.” Cardi B made history, becoming the first solo female artist to win ‘Best Rap Album’ for her multi-platinum debut, Invasion of Privacy. Drake, who reportedly passed on performing at this year’s show, m...
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Christina Aguilera, Awards, America, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Drake, Pharrell Williams, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Miguel, Music News, Janelle Monae, Morton, Thompson, Jay Rock

Grammys 2019: Cardi B and Drake take awards at show packed with performances – live

The awards show has been dominated by live performances, including Lady Gaga and Brandi Carlile and tributes to Dolly Parton and Diana Ross, and so far Drake, H.E.R. and Cardi B have gotten major wins 4.22am GMT Hmmmmmumm.... 4.21am GMT Back on stage so soon, British singer Dua Lipa has taken home one of the night’s biggest awards, winning out in a competitive category. She’s cut off with music incredibly fast though, another sign that producers are aware of h...
Tags: Music, Culture, Awards and prizes, Alicia Keys, Dolly Parton, Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga, Drake, Diana Ross, Cardi B, Cardi, Brandi Carlile, Dua Lipa, Grammy awards 2019

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