The year 2014 could prove a very nostalgic one for Pete Rock and his fans. The Mount Vernon, New York native will see the Pete Rock & CL Smooth album, The Main Ingredient, celebrate its 20-year anniversary. Additionally, Nas’ debut album, Illmatic—which boasts the Pete Rock-produced “The World Is Yours”—will also see a twentieth anniversary. … Continue reading Pete Rock Reveals EP Work With De La Soul & “Soul Survivor 3″
Talib Kweli says Kanye West, J. Cole, and Kendrick Lamar are successful with conscious music. Brooklyn rapper Talib Kweli touched on conscious versus mainstream rap during a recent conversation with Vlad TV. The topic of conscious and mainstream rap was brought up in the discussion when Talib was asked if the rappers of … Continue reading Talib Kweli: Conscious Rap Used To Be An Ugly Trend
RIP Frankie Knuckles: Fans, artists remember house music pioneer .. The Godfather of House Music was 59 years old.
They called him “Godfather of House.” DJ Frankie Knuckles, born Francis Nicholls, died suddenly Monday when he was just 59, leaving fans and fellow DJs to mourn him and memorialize his founding role in house music. Knuckles is associated with the Warehouse, a Chicago club where he played. The scene directly gave birth to … Continue reading RIP Frankie Knuckles: Fans, artists remember house music pioneer .. The Godfather of House Music was 59 years old.
Mobb Deep will release their upcoming album The Infamous Mobb Deep on April 1st to celebrate the 19 year anniversary of the recording of their classic platinum album The Infamous. The Infamous Mobb Deep will be available as a deluxe package and will include The Infamous Sessions, a collection of unreleased tracks that were recorded during the production of the classic album and will feature unreleased verses from Raekwon, Ghostface Killah and Nas. The duo will follow up … Continue reading MOBB DEEP .. Releases a new album today April 1st titled … The Infamous
Last week, we made an exciting announcement about our unscripted comedy show that airs on VH1 and dropped a teaser of what you can expect! Well here is the SUPER trailer so you can really see what we have in store for the entire season. So enjoy and get to know this our … Continue reading Hip-Hop Radio Stars Try TV Comedy … THIS IS HOT 97 SHOW .. MONDAYS ON VH1 .. 10:30PM
SEND A PACKAGE .. NEW YORKS INMATE SUPERSTORE .. IF YOU HAVE FAMILY OR FRIENDS IN PRISON THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO SEND THEM A PACKAGE
ABOUT US Send a Package is your ONE-STOP SHOP for sending care packages to family and friends located in the New York State prison system. We remove the hassle and high cost of shipping packages to the participating NYS prison of your choice. Now, there’s no need to shop at multiple stores for … Continue reading SEND A PACKAGE .. NEW YORKS INMATE SUPERSTORE .. IF YOU HAVE FAMILY OR FRIENDS IN PRISON THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO SEND THEM A PACKAGE
ONYX returns with their sixth studio album, #WAKEDAFUCUP. Calling on features from A$AP Ferg, Cormega, Papoose, Reks, Sean Price and others, the NY trio tap German-based production group the Snowgoons to provide the entire soundscape. Stream the LP below and pick it up on iTunes.
Come March 2014, the holy trinity of hip-hop radio will be live daily on the New #1 Name In Music. THE BREAKFAST CLUB ON REVOLT ….. What is revolutionary to you? Is it changing predetermined rules and writing your own? Is it overcoming perceived obstacles and emerging victorious in the face of adversity? … Continue reading Power 105’s Morning Show .. The Breakfast Club show live on .. Revolt .. starting March 31st
Statik pulls together a bunch of exclusives for his new compilation with AWOL. The first taste with 1982 and Josh Xantus “Dear Money” was a good indicator of the dopeness on this one. Track list : Intro Budgie f. Action Bronson & A$ton Mathews “With My Soul” Curt@!n$ f. ScHoolboy Q “Ruthle$$” Sean C … Continue reading Dj Statik Selektah Dj Statik Selektah AWOL Radio Volume Won
Pharrell & Tyson Toussant Talk Bionic Yarn The creative duo behind Bionic Yarn, brand ambassador Pharrell Williams and founder/CEO Tyson Toussant, talk about products produced by using fibers collected from recycled plastic bottles. Bionic yarn is the first high-performance eco-thread, and represents the fourth-generation yarn structure in the history of commercial textile … Continue reading Pharrell & Tyson Toussant Talk Bionic Yarn