TMZ reports that WorldStarHipHop founder Lee O'Denat, known as "Q," has died at just 43 years old.

Chance the Rapper has reportedly been taken to the hospital.

Nearly a year after At Long Last A$AP, Rocky has finally dropped the chopped and screwed version of his sophomore album.

Brooklyn MC Fabolous released the third installment in his “Soul Tape” series on Christmas Day and reminds us that he is here for more than reality TV cameos. Fab rides out on beats by others like Drake (“Paris Morton Music 2”) and does his own flip of Jay Z’s “Dead Presidents” on “The Get Back.” […]

The old saying goes that game recognizes game and when Jay Z rapped that he can’t knock the hustle he really meant it! Rapper Nipsey Hussle raised some eyebrows when he announced that he’d be selling his latest mixtape, “Crenshaw,” for $100.  As part of his “#ProudToPay campaign he motivated his supporters to put their money […]

One thing you can’t accuse rapper Cam’ron of is being boring. The Harlem MC held a screening for his upcoming web series, “First Of The Month” and new mixtape, “Ghetto Heaven” at Tribeca Cinemas in New York City. The web series is vintage Cam’ron, filled with irreverent humor and stripped down cinematography as he lives […]

Roc Nation’s J. Cole is known for opening up and baring his soul through his music. With his second album “Born Sinner” inching near its June 18th release date, Cole put on an intimate concert for iHeartRadio Live last night in New York City. Although he spent most of the hour-long set running through a […]

During his all-too-brief music career the late Notorious B.I.G only collaborated with DJ Premier for three songs: “Kick In The Door,” “10 Crack Commandments,” and “Unbelievable.” However, those three songs cemented them as one of the best rapper/producer combos to ever grace wax. Unfortunately, industry politics between Biggie and Premier’s camps kept them from recording […]

Once upon a time you couldn’t walk down the virtual internet hallways without tripping over a Jay-Z remix album. But since Hola Hovito stopped releasing official a capellas to his albums the well has dried up the rainbow assortment of mash-ups. However, that hasn’t stopped Grammy winning producer and Jay-Z collaborator 9th Wonder from revisiting […]

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While the distinction between a mixtape and an album seems to be blur more everyday, artists still see the merit in releasing Free99 music for their fans. Some of the projects in 2012 rivaled those available for purchase and may have raised the bar too high for the “official” releases from those artists. However, you […]

Hood To Hood Americas Next Hip-Hop Superstar is establishing the presence of the hood in Hip-Hop. The DJ Caesar hosted mix-tape is the first step of many to reinvigorate the streets that started it all. With a well balanced mix of artists, DJ Caesar once again proves why he is a rapidly rising star. This mixtape is a must […]