Checkout the second track in the series of Legendary emcees on beats by Marco Polo with samples that were impossible to clear… Taken from Marco Polo’s forthcoming free-LP “Newport Authority 2” featuring appearances from Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, Artifacts, Das Efx, Lil Fame (M.O.P.), Torae & Ruste Juxx.
Nicki Minaj graces the cover of Elle, showing a more natural look and longer hair. The issue hits the stands next Monday, check out the excerpt:
On her plans for world domination: “My goal in the beginning was to buy my mother a house. Now I realize, Okay, if I really focus and become a key player in business, then I can build an empire. I’m thinking of a legacy that I can be proud of and wealth that my grandchildren can use to go to college. So world domination— in terms of providing for my family— is absolutely my goal.”
Looks like Kanye West is going back to his early production style with soulful and speedy samples. Heatmakerz’ Rsonist tells MTV that he’s been working on a song off Kanye’s upcoming project:
“I got a record on Kanye’s new project that I guess he’s been working on for a minute now,” Heatmakerz producer Rsonist told MTV News. “Anybody that’s familiar with Heatmakerz, it’s old-school, epic Heatmakerz, like soul music at its best. Kanye reached out to us because he wanted that old Heatmakerz sound.”
In this interview, DJ Khaled announces the signing of Lee On The Beats, the 22 year-old producer behind the Pop That beat. Khaled explains why he signed the Queens native and what we can expect from his We The Best label in 2013. Video interview after the jump. (more…)
Coming April 13 2013 at select Jordan Brand accounts, the Air Jordan 1 Black/Metallic Gold features an all patent leather upper (black with gold accents), a white midsole and a gum sole. Pretty dope colorway. Price: $140. More pics after the jump. (more…)
Lil Wayne was hospitalized this week in L.A. following what appeared to be multiple seizures …according to TMZ.
Sources close to Weezy reported that he had the seizures Tuesday night after shooting a music video in L.A. He was taken to the hospital and released several hours later. Lil Wayne also suffered two seizures on board separate airplanes last October.
Lil Wayne later acknowledged he’d been prescribed seizure medication by his doc.