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New Music: Kendrick Lamar – “i” (Prod. By Rahki)

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

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As usual, the spiritual rapper Kendrick Lamar delivers a highly anticipated record to his fans. (more…)

New Music: Chris Brown Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Autumn Leaves”

Thursday, September 11th, 2014


With the release of Chris Brown’s highly anticipated album just around the corner, fans are getting another taste of what the album will have to offer with the full version of the track “Autumn Leaves” featuring Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar. (more…)

Kendrick Lamar Inspires A College Course!

Friday, September 5th, 2014

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Though it’s rare for songwriters to be the base of college courses, Kendrick Lamar changes up the game (as usual), having his “good kid, m.A.A.d city” album be the center of curriculum. (more…)

Nominees For The 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards!

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

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The BET awards are approaching us on October 14th at the Atlanta Civic Center in the ATL, premiering at 8 PM – and the offical list of nominees have been revealed!

Snoop Dogg will be returning as the host for another year, while Drake leads the pack of nominees with eight nominations (which we don’t find too surprising)… Jay Z, Pharrell and Future follow close behind him.

Best Hip Hop Video
Drake – “Worst Behavior”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”
J. Cole f/ TLC – “Crooked Smile”
Nicki Minaj – “Pills N Potions”
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”

Best Collabo, Duo or Group
Eminem f/ Rihanna – “The Monster”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
JAY Z f/ Justin Timberlake – “Holy Grail”
ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid – “Studio”
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta”

Best Live Performer
Drake
JAY Z
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
T.I.

Lyricist of the Year
Drake
Eminem
J. Cole
JAY Z
Kendrick Lamar
Nicki Minaj

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Chris Robinson
Director X
Dre Films
Hype Williams

DJ of the Year
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Khaled
DJ Mustard
DJ Scream

Producer of the Year
DJ Mustard
Drumma Boy
Hit-Boy
Mike WiLL Made It
Pharrell
Timbaland

MVP of the Year
DJ Mustard
Drake
Future
JAY Z
Nicki Minaj

Track of the Year
“Cut Her Off” (Remix) – Produced by Will-A-Fool (K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort)
“Move That Doh” – Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)
“My Hitta” – Produced by DJ Mustard (YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan)
“Studio” – Produced by Swiff D (ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid)
“Worst Behavior” – Produced by DJ Dahi (Drake)

Album of the Year
Drake – “Nothing Was The Same”
Eminem – “The Marshall Mathers LP 2″
Future – “Honest”
Rick Ross – “Mastermind”
ScHoolboy Q – “Oxymoron”
Yo Gotti – “I Am”

Who Blew Up Award
Iggy Azalea
Migos
Rich Homie Quan
ScHoolboy Q
YG
Young Thug

Hustler of the Year
Dr. Dre
Drake
JAY Z
Rick Ross
T.I.

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)
A$AP Rocky
JAY Z
Kanye West
Nicki Minaj
Young Thug

Best Hip Hop Online Site
AllHipHop.com
Complex.com
HotNewHipHop.com
NecoleBitchie.com
RapRadar.com
WorldStarHipHop.com

Best Club Banger
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh” (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It)
K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort – “Cut Her Off” (Remix) (Produced by Will-A-Fool)
Migos – “Fight Night” (Produced by Stack Boy Twaun)
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz” (Produced by Detail)
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Produced by DJ Mustard)
Young Thug – “Stoner” (Produced by Dun Deal)

Best Mixtape
Action Bronson – “Blue Chips 2″
Fabolous – “The Soul Tape 3″
Migos – “No Label 2″
Rich Homie Quan – “I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In”
Wiz Khalifa – “28 Grams”

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse
B.o.B – “Paranoid” (Ty Dolla $ign f/ B.o.B)
B.o.B – “Up Down” (Do This All Day) (T-Pain f/ B.o.B)
Drake – “Who Do You Love” (YG f/ Drake)
Kendrick Lamar – “Control” (Big Sean f/ Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica)
Pharrell – “Move That Doh” (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)

Impact Track
Common f/ Vince Staples – “Kingdom”
Lecrae – “Nuthin”
Lupe Fiasco – “Mission”
The Roots f/ Patty Cash – “Never”
Talib Kweli f/ Abby Dobson – “State of Grace”

People’s Champ Award
Drake – “Worst Behavior”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”
YG f/ Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Remix)

New Music: Jeezy Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Holy Ghost (Remix)”

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

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Adding his crazy talent to a banging Jeezy track, Kendrick Lamar spits a verse on, “Holy Ghost(Remix).” (more…)

New Music: Flying Lotus Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me”

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014


While being in the works of his sophomore album, Kendrick Lamar has been showing his versatility with features with artists such as Jasmine V and SZA. For his latest guest spot, L.A. producer Flying Lotus has recruited Kendrick Lamar for his jazzy new single “Never Catch Me.”

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Video: Hit-Boy On His Collective HS87, Producing For Beyoncé and Seeing Blue Ivy Vibe To His Beat

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014


When Beyoncé’s playing your beats for a national audience, know you’ve made it! At least that’s how SoCal producer Hit-Boy feels when watching Queen B perform five records he helped produced at her iconic 2014 Video Music Awards performance.

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New Video: Jasmine V Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “That’s Me Right There”

Friday, August 22nd, 2014


The 20-year-old singer is back with the official music video for her recently released single “That’s Me Right There,” featuring Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar. The visuals fall into the basic “music-vid formula” of singing in front objects, choreographed dancing, flirting with the opposite sex and rapping while driving – but the two make everything look so great! Jasmine V is looking to drop her upcoming EP towards the end of summer, so be sure to be on the look out. (more…)

New Music: Hitta J3 Ft. Problem, Kendrick Lamar, YG – “Do Yo Gudda (Remix)”

Thursday, July 31st, 2014


Will Hitta J3 be the next Compton rapper to rise to fame? The west coast native teams up with other locals on “Do Yo Gudda (Remix),” which features dope verses from favorites Problem, Kendrick Lamar, and YG. Initially this banger attributed on his mixtape, Wake Up Call, which dropped in October 2013. (more…)

New Music: Jasmine V Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “That’s Me Right There”

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014


Jasmine V‘s potential radio hit, “That’s Me Right There” premiered last night on Power 106. Not only did the 20 year old artist’s vocals kill it, but she also managed to get west coast native Kendrick Lamar on the track, who of course spit his usual fire. Be on the look out for Jasmine’s EP which is scheduled to drop later this summer. (more…)

Video: J. Cole Brings Out Kendrick Lamar During L.A Show

Thursday, July 24th, 2014


J. Cole ended his final performance of the “Dollar And A Dream” tour, where fans only had to pay $1 to attend, with a surprise guest: the one and only Kendrick Lamar. Not only did the crowd go crazy, but those lucky enough to make the first set of the evening also saw Drizzy Drake‘s surprise performance. This is Cole’s second annual “Dollar And A Dream” tour, in which the venue of the two sold out shows was announced the day of.
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New Music: Jhené Aiko & J Henny – “Stay Ready”

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014


Jhené Aiko‘s alter ego comes out on her new version to “Stay Ready.” She ditches Kendrick Lamar‘s vocals on the original track, and replaces them with “J Henny.” Can’t say we aren’t impressed, get it Jhené! The original track is found on her EP, Sail Out, out now. (more…)