French Montana debuted the music video for ‘Off The Rip’ featuring the late Chinx and Capone-N-Noreaga’s N.O.R.E. at the BET Awards pre-show last night (June 28), according to HotNewHipHop. The video, which was directed by Kid Art, acts as a fitting tribute to Chinx, who was shot and killed in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens, New […]

The debate regarding Eminem’s status and prestige within hip-hop has been widely debated for years. Although some artists disagree with the notion that he’s the king of hip-hop, they all seem to find mutual ground in the fact that the Detroit native is an incredible lyricist. During a newly published interview VladTV, Capone-N-Noreaga’s N.O.R.E. weighed in on the […]

The 2014 NBA playoffs got underway this weekend and there were a few stunners in an already atypical bracket for this time of the season. With no Lakers, Knicks or Celtics in the mix for the first time ever, perennial also-rans like the Charlotte Bobcats and Washington Wizards get some time to shine. In the […]

In the next episode of’s “My First  Car” rapper N.O.R.E. talks about the financial debacle of paying for his first luxury whip. “For the ‘War Report’ album [me and Capone]  got signed for $5,000 in cash but I knew I was getting jerked,” he remembers. “Next year I signed ‘N.O.R.E’ album for $750,000. I […]

Hearing N.O.R.E speak about his late mentor and friend Chris Lighty isn’t easy. Even now, seven months after the hip-hop mogul was found dead in his Bronx, NY apartment,  N.O.R.E speaks about him in the present tense. “Chris has been my manager since 1998,” he told, his voice trembling slightly with the weight of […]

When it comes to social networks like Twitter, you’re more likely to hear an artist venting, complaining or picking a beef than saying something sincere about someone else. But in a candid moment back in 2011 N.O.R.E took time out to share a Christmas wish for the reconciliation of his former label head Damon Dash […]

  You can’t skim a Twitter or Facebook feed nowadays without virtually tripping over some mention of The Illuminati in hip-hop. Despite the protests of people like Russell Simmons, the existence of this secret society is as real to some people as high price of Air Jordans. RELATED: Aspiring Rapper Tried To Sacrifice Friend To Get […]

  If you’ve listened to a record by N.O.R.E and not laughed at some point you weren’t really paying attention. The Queens, NY MC has been dropping  head scratching rhymes since his debut with partner Capone on 1997’s “The War Report,” but really came into his own on his solo debut “N.O.R.E. ” Lyrical non-sequiters […]

N.O.R.E. feels some kind of way about Fabolous being the number five rapper on VladTV’s 50 Most Influential Latino Rappers Of All Time list. N.O.R.E., the number seven pick, thinks that the only rappers that should be eligible are those that go hard for their spanish heritage.  Watch as he discusses his fellow African American/Latino […]

Pharrell Williams, one-half of The Neptunes production team, celebrates his 38th birthday today. Go back with TheUrbanDaily as we take a look at some of his early work!

N.O.R.E. and Flavor Flav appears in the video for N.O.R.E.'s new single "Nutcracker." The song samples Public Enemy's "Can't Do Nuttin' For Ya Man."