Archive for October, 2009

Video: Jay-Z Answers A Beanie Sigel Question @ Montreal Press Conference

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

“Well, Beanie Sigel at the time, and you can look it up if you like, was driving two Bentleys. With his momma in the sticks and selling 800,000 records, I don’t know what more you can do for somebody. What people choose to do when they attain of success— at some point you have to look in the mirror, and look at yourself. Beanie Sigel had a record deal, a record label, and a clothing line. And never went platinum, ever. I don’t know in the history of rap has anyone done so much with so little. What more can you do for a person at that point. A record deal, that’s normal. A record label and a clothing line. If that’s not pushing a person, shitttt…”

Rest of the press conference after the jump.

Previously: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys – Empire State Of Mind (Video) | Beanie Sigel – What You Talkin Bout (Jay-Z Diss)

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Lil Cease & DJ Delz present Junior M.A.F.I.A. – The Lost Files

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

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Lil Cease & DJ Delz are putting out what Junior Mafia recorded around 2004 for their 2nd album before their breakup. Features from Prodigy, Bun B, Method Man, Beanie Sigel, Memphis Bleek & Peedi Crakk.

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Video: Rakim Talks About Dr. Dre, Aftermath & Why He Left

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Rakim talks to Nick Huff for HardKnockTV interview about his current relationship with Dr. Dre (says he last spoke with him a year ago, did a Detox reference for him), why things didn’t work out for him and Dre at Aftermath, why the album “Oh My God” never came out and speaks on his new album “The Seventh Seal”. Check out part two of the comprehensive interview next week.

Video: LL Cool J Remembers JMJ

Friday, October 30th, 2009

“Jay taught me how to perform. I had to go on tour with them every night and just get brutalized, for years. [Laughs]“

R.I.P.

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Wiz Khalifa – When U Find + Burn After Rolling Mixtape Artwork

Friday, October 30th, 2009

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Wiz’s latest project drops this Monday, 11/2.

Wiz Khalifa – When U Find

Video: The Alchemist Presents…Cheese Soup

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Oh shit son! I’m about to go buy a bagel right now and try that! This is gonna change the bagel game!

Video: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys – Empire State Of Mind

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Directed by Hype Williams.

Previously: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys – Empire State Of Mind (Yankee Stadium) (Video)

Wale ft. J. Cole & Melanie Fiona – Beautiful Bliss (prod. DJ Green Lantern & Mark Ronson)

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Track 13 on Attention Deficit, November 10th.

Wale feat. J. Cole & Melanie Fiona – Beautiful Bliss (prod. DJ Green Lantern & Mark Ronson)

Video: Kanye’s Glow In The Dark Book Promo

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Previously: Kanye’s Glow In The Dark Tour Photobook (Pics) | Kanye Gets Slapped | Kanye’s New Book: Through The Wire (Preview)

Video: Rick Ross Claims He’s the Handsomest Member in Triple C’s

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Bwaahahahahaa…

This is Teaser #1 from “The Next 48 Hours With Rick Ross & Triples C’s”, an original web series that goes behind the scenes during the album release week of “Custom Cars & Cycles”.

In all seriousness though, I’m the handsomest dude out the Cartel.

Related: Rick Ross & Birdman Complete Joint Album