Drake & Nicki Cover XXL

Click to enlarge. It hasn't been a secret for over a week but here goes Nicki and Drake's cover for the upcoming issue of XXL, which hits newsstands on April 20th. And speaking of Drake, he's currently wrapping up the last song on Thank Me Later. YM BONUS: Gudda Gudda - Small Thing to a

D. Julien - BarrelHouseNYC Interview x Freestyle (Video)

BarrelHouseBKLYN brings to you, in conjunction with 576 Productions, the "Never Satisfied" Series, a series of interviews giving exposure to the young artists, poets, fashion designers, and urban entrepreneurs from New York City and the Tri-State Area. The debut interview is featuring Brooklyn artist, D.Julien. D.Julien discusses the Notorious B.I.G being a big influence on

Donnis - Tonight [Radio Rip]

Donnis (alongside Pill and Jay Rock) stopped by Toca Tuesdays to promote the XXL Freshmen 10 concert that's going on tonight at the Highline Ballroom in NYC. While on the air Donnis let loose of a new track off his upcoming Fashionably Late mixtape. DOWNLOAD: Donnis - Tonight [Radio Rip] | Mediafire

Young Jeezy & Trey Songz Cover VIBE

Click to enlarge. While Drake & Nicki Minaj are covering XXL, 2/3 of the Mob Squad takeover over VIBE. Up top is Jeezy's cover (via NR) and the dopegirlz can check Trey's cover here.

Sunni Ali Ber - Goodnight

Brand new leak off Sunni Ali Ber's upcoming project, Midnight Musical. DOWNLOAD: Sunni Ali Ber - Goodnight (prod. The Argonauts) | Mediafire PREVIOUS: Sunni Ali Ber – Bread & Roses | Sunni Ali Ber – Darklight (prod. Dangermouse)

Raekwon Phone Interview w/ DJ Envy to Promote Wu-Massacre (Audio)

Continuing on in the same vein as yesterday's interview with RZA via phone, DJ Envy & DJ Self build with the Chef about future projects, his working relationship with Nore, a probable world tour and much more. PREVIOUS: RZA Phone Interview With DJ Envy To Promote Wu-Massacre (Audio)

Meka's Soul Mix Show: Mathematics

Sample breakdown for my personal favorite Mos track. I think we can all agree that we need a Mos Def x Premo collab, but that's more wishful thinking than Detox dropping in the next year or so. I mean whatever happened to the NaS x Premo collab that was in the works, like I read

Focus - Medusa

Whatever you do today, Shake, please do not blur out the picture. Rick Ross you still can, though. Anyways, here's a track from Focus' upcoming The Avant Garde Project, dropping May 4th. BUY: Focus - Medusa

Erykah Badu's Secret Show (Video)

Soleil Shade was on hand for Erykah's "secret show/album release party" for New Amerykah, Part II: Return of the Ankh at the El Rey Theatre in LA last night, and caught her doing everything from scatting to making beats on an MPC. Dopeness. PREVIOUS: Erykah Badu – Window Seat (Video)

RTD Presents: The Four Horsemen (Mixtape)

In honor of khal and Rock The Dub's 4-year anniversary, he drops this compilation of tracks he's encountered over the past year. Tracklist and link down bottom. Congrats again, khal.

Marky - Silent Beauty

"Silent Beauty" is the 3rd Final release from my 1st EP of 3, leading into my mixtape "43 Miles to Markyland, USA". The song is a true encounter of mine. Your typical "boy see girl, boy like girl, boy pursue girl" - only with a TWIST! ha! Let's see if you can figure out what

Smoke DZA - Divine Music (Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukAY-qOdkZY] Brand new visuals off DZA's Substance Abuse project. For Smoke DZA's video we wanted to show a different side of Harlem primarily through Smoke's eyes along with his friends, family and neighbors. We set out on a 4 day journey throughout Harlem capturing as much footage as we could. The entire team had an