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50 Cent Reunites With G-Unit at HOT 97 Summer Jam 2014

The sun had already set on Sunday night when 50 Cent took the stage at Summer Jam 2014, an event hosted by your favorite rapper’s favorite radio station, New York’s HOT 97. Every June, the biggest names in hip hop, past and present, trek out to the … READ MORE

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XXL Freshman 2014 Cypher – Part 1 | Video

XXL publication is slowly releasing content from their 2014 Freshman cover shoot and if the first cypher featuring Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Isaiah Rashad, Kevin Gates and August Alsina is any indication of what will flow from the shoot in the coming weeks, it’s going to … READ MORE

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Mortal Kombat X – Official Game Preview Featuring New Song by Wiz Khalifa

Ahead of next week’s E3 2014, NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros. just unveiled a preview of the Mortal Kombat X, the latest addition to the Mortal Kombat game franchise. Giving fans a glimpse of what’s to come, the trailer features Scorpion and Sub-Zero in a fight-to-the-death setup. … READ MORE

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La Dispute Covers Nirvana’s “Polly” – A.V. Club: Pioneering Sessions | Video

Covering tracks is a rite of passage for most bands and every few years, in an attempt to bring some unknowns into the spotlight, an influential body (label, soda brand, clothing line, etc.) will throw their own “spin” on the recurring narrative — this go round it’s … READ MORE

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Kanye West to Headline 2014 Budweiser Made in America Festival in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia portion of the 2014 Budwesier Made In America Festival lineup was announced today by the way of social media scavenger hunt. Luckily, a few dedicated souls have compiled the complete lineup, thus saving you the trouble of scouring your Facebook and Twitter feeds for the … READ MORE

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Sonically Transmitted Disease – Documentary Film | Video

Based out of Shanghai, Sonically Transmitted Disease is a homegrown music collective, alternately described as an experiment, a party, an escape from trends and bad music. And now S.T.D. is the filter through which the burgeoning Chinese music scene is examined, courtesy of the following documentary feature. Directed … READ MORE

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Future x 10.DEEP – Honest Tour T-Shirt Collection

Tour merchandise is big business in music industry, sometimes offering exclusive items that can be acquired only at the venue. In supporting Future‘s Honest Tour, 10.DEEP hooked up with Atlanta-based rapper on a pair of t-shirts. Unified in black body, both t-shirts are detailed by photo-print on … READ MORE

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Pharrell Williams – “Dear G I R L” | Video

“You know sometimes you catch me starin’ at you. I know. I know,” says the omnipresent voice of Pharrell Williams. “I just can’t help it sometimes, it’s because I’m trying to figure you out.” These are words spoken directly to his inspirations – his muses – the … READ MORE

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ALIFE Sessions – Afrojack | Video

Earlier this month, Dutch DJ Nick van de Wall, better known to his fans as Afrojack, took over the ALIFE courtyard to officially launch the 2014 ALIFE Sessions. While the performance represented a radical departure from previous hip hop-themed shows — featuring the likes of Schoolboy Q, Drake and … READ MORE

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Lupe Fiasco and FUTURA To Join U.S. Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup

In preparation for the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, U.S. Soccer is joining forces with Lupe Fiasco and FUTURA to initiate an unique send-off campaign. On board as the program’s Music Director, Fiasco will create a custom Spotify playlist for U.S Soccer with his DJ … READ MORE

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JAY Z & Beyoncé – “RUN” Trailer Feat. Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhall & Others

As if the hype and energy wasn’t already at near capacity for their On The Run joint tour this summer, Jay Z and Beyonce have just released their own Bonnie and Clyde-esque short movie entitled “RUN.” In addition to the music power-couple, the mini movie features plenty … READ MORE