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The legendary DJ Premier tapped Remy Ma and Rapsody for his new music video, which pays homage to Hip Hop on it's 49th birthday.

In true New York fashion, DJ Premier took Kanye's freestyle "I love Kanye" and created a 90s-esque hit.

There’s a good chance your favorite rapper walked into 320 West 37th Street and took the elevator up to the fourth floor. There stood the greatest hip-hop studio of all time: D&D Studios. This was the studio where rappers like Jay Z, Notorious B.I.G., Nas, Black Moon, Talib Kweli, Slaughterhouse, and more created certified classics. The […]

Back in September, Royce da 5’9 announced that he was releasing a joint album with legendary producer DJ Premier. Three months later, the duo, who call themselves PRhyme when together, released their self-titled debut album. The project, which has features from everyone from Mac Miller to Common to Killer Mike, is one of the best records of the […]

Joey Bada$$ just linked up with legendary superproducer DJ Premier for his new single “Unorthodox,” teaming up with Green Label Sound, Mountain Dew’s music label. DETAILS: ROC BOYS IN THE BUILDING! Is Joey Bada$$ Signing With Jay-Z? The track is set to release on January 14, a few days shy of the young rapper’s 18th birthday, which Joey talks about […]

In an era where we’ve employed education, parenting and the media as the entities responsible for shaping our future, Re:Generation offers us a vista beyond what we may know as social revolution. While Re:Generation covers a wide spectrum of issues, its Musical Project focuses on linking the past to the future through an array of […]

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Its always our favorite groups that part ways, for whatever reason, never to make music again and leaving us fans holding on to whatever we have left to remember them by. We play the same albums over and over until we’ve learned every single word of every single song, down to the adlibs, until the […]

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Rappers love to brag. It’s part of the essence of rap music – braggadocio, being the best and having the best. Cosigns are another big thing in today’s rap game. Who you’ve worked with, who supports you, who’s label you’re on are all symbols of status in the rap world. For a young emcee, having […]

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When Dipset announced they would be reuniting after a 4-year haitus, hip-hop heads all over the world (especially in New York) rejoiced. Cam’Ron, Juelz Santana, & Jim Jones put aside their personal differences and beefs for the sake of the music.. Here are ten more reunions we would love to see. [pagebreak]   Artist: Ruff […]

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Yes, we all read that headline correctly. Lauryn Hill, the singer in the classic, but short-lived, hip-hop trio, The Fugees, and the woman responsible for The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, an album that has been heralded as one of the best R&B albums of the ‘90’s, is back. After taking over a decade-long break She […]

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Two kids around 20-years-old, Chiddy and Xaphoon, sit at a plastic table in the home of their record label. Surrounded by friends who seem to have known them for years, the two members of Chiddy Bang debate over beats. Xaphoon, the group’s producer/DJ who cranks out a few, well-produced samples every day, offers them up […]