A lot of hip-hop stars claim to be thugs when they're really soft as baby poop, but that is in no way the case with ruggish Chi-Town rhymer Chief Keef. If ever there was a street-running thug, this kid known as Sosa makes the cut, mainly because of the mind-blowingly illegal stuff he's done. Keef h ... More >>
Lady Gaga and Hey-sous.Hype is a bitch. When word spread that Lady Gaga's "Judas" video would contain an infinite number of Biblical references, everyone started with the "Like a Prayer" comparisons. And you can't blame 'em, Gaga. You've given snarky bloggers plenty of ammunition to justify the ... More >>
via facebook.com/blacktideCan you imagine roadtripping through the hot gothic guts of Florida with a bunch of crazy old limey metalheads and one skinny zombie named Eddie the Head? Well, the members of Miami metal crew Black Tide are doing more than just dreaming about a lost weekend ... More >>
Wale never was Kanye. The names just rhyme.In the run-up to November 2009's release of his debut disc Attention Deficit, D.C. rapper Wale floated into pop consciousness on a thick, fast-moving cloud of accumulated hype. After hooking up with master trend-caller Mark Ronson in 2006 and then sign ... More >>
via FriendsWithYouI see you Malfi.When interwebs sensation Die Antwoord first exploded, we noticed an odd thing on their MySpace page: FriendsWithYou was one of their top friends. Well, in the days of Facebook, Twitter, tumbr, etc. these connections mean very little, but it piqued our interest. A ... More >>
As we embark on another hot and sweltering summer in the M.I.A., it's bound to get hotter with the release of local hip-hop heavyweight Billy Blue's new mixtape, 36 Reasons. It's a preemptive strike before his major-label debut album, The Story of My Life, due out the end of August on Poe Boy Entert ... More >>
Get ready for flying panties.
Treasure Fingers: the man with the magic fingers. Tonight, Fool's Gold Records invades White Room to celebrate the release of its two-disc Scion A/V compilation Fool's Gold Remixed. Last time the Fool's Gold DJs -- Nick Catchdubs, Nacho Lovers, Treasure Fingers and Jokers Of The Scene -- gave the d ... More >>
The South Florida band is a long way from Kendall.
With his long-awaited sophomore album and an arena tour of the Americas, Daddy Yankee says today reggaeton, tomorrow the world
Wanna know why Y&T Records music maven Rich Ulloa is so charged up lately? Hint: It's something about Mary.
A new label reissues a Jewish-Latin classic
Jimmy Eat World studies U2, plays with sound, and sees the future
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Coe and Co. jump off the wagon and into the van
Can Ray "Benzino" Scott's new hip-hop club survive his reputation?
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Kid Rock flips 1999's dismal script in his favor
What was Brian Warner like before he became a parent's worst nightmare? Ambitious, petty, shrewd, desperate and prone to puking.