Here is a look at the artwork and tracklisting for Lupe Fiasco’s upcoming album, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1, which is set to be released on September 25th. It will have features from Bilal, Guy Sebastian, Pooh Bear, and more. Hit the jump to see the full tracklisting.
Houston’s Trae Tha Truth has released his latest mixtape, Tha Blackprint. Hosted by DJ Scream, it has features from T.I., Young Jeezy, Juicy J, R. Kelly, Lil Boosie, T-Pain, Twista, Too $hort, and many more. See below for the full tracklisting and to stream the tape.
Diamond has released her new mixtape, The Young Life. Hosted by DJ Scream and DJ Sense, the tape has 14 tracks and features from Keri Hilson, Verse Simmonds, and Juicy J, with production on from Sonny Digital, WillPower, and Ty Fyffe. Hit the jump for the tracklisting, stream, and download link.
In this exclusive interview with iHipHop, DJ Drama talks about how he chooses the artists that he works with, how he feel about non-DJ versions of his mixtapes being released, working with Lil Wayne on Dedication 4, and more.
Black Eyed Peas leader Will.i.am has chosen the surface of Mars to premiere his new song, “Reach for the Stars.”
The track, which will be feature on his upcoming solo album, #willpower, will be played through the speakers of NASA’s Curiosity rover, which successfully landed on Mars earlier this month.
NASA officials are going to host a special listening event for the song for students at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California tomorrow (August 28th).
#willpower is set to be be released on October 16th.
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Fat Joe has released the official music video for the second single off his upcoming currently untitled 11th studio album. The song features Kanye West, Miguel, Jadakiss, Yasiin Bey, DJ Khaled, Roscoe Dash, and Busta Rhymes. The video was directed by Hype Williams and co-stars Ashanti.
Young Jack Thriller sat down with Slaughterhouse members Joe Budden, Royce Da 5’9”, and Joell Ortiz for an interview.
They spoke on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip Hop, the meaning behind their song “My Life,” their sophomore album, welcome to: Our House, which hits stores tomorrow, and much more.
Hit the jump to see the rest of their interview.