Before rapper Dave East inked a deal with Def Jam, he was a Division I scholarship hooper whose former AAU teammates included Kevin Durant and Michael Beasley. We got up with him in Harlem to discuss his playing days, what it was like to ball with a young KD and much more.
Dave East has shown absolutely no signs of slowing down as we get into 2017 and he drops the video for “30 Ni**az.”
Dave East, G Herbo and Don Q fire lyrical rounds with no need to reload on super gutter “No Hook.”
Anderson .Paak dropped by Pharrell and Scott Verner’s Beats1 radio show OTHERtone to discuss a plethora of things that include working with Dr. Dre, Q-Tip and so much more. Check out the highlight video and then head to Apple Music for the full interview.
Once upon a time, Ras Kass and El Gant decided to make a supergroup with J57 at the urging of DJ Premier and Jamo Gang was born. The trio connect with Infamous Mobb’s Big Twins for the ultra-lyrical “Here We Go Again.”
The legendary Masta Ace joins G. Dot and Born for the video to 2015’s “Ghetto Survivors.” Shot in their hood of Boston, G Dot, Born and (Brooklyn raised) Ace relate war stories and lessons learned growing up on the block.
Chino XL, Pacewon and Spider Da God take aim at the new era of “mumble rappers” with “New” as the trio attempt to bring hip-hop back to its essence.
Royce Da 5’9″ gets his hands on the “Wait A Minute” instrumental and proceeds to absolutely obliterate it.
RTNC drops this 22-track mixtape where he remixes everyone from Redman’s “Whateva Man” and Ghostface’s “Daytona 500” to Kanye West and Lil Wayne’s collaboration “Barry Bonds.” Stream it in its entirety now.
L’Orange revisits the Kool Keith and MF Doom collaboration known as “Super Hero” and injects it with its own flavor.