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Roc Marciano, Alchemist - All For It

Roc Marciano x Alchemist: Example 23,872 that New York Hip-Hop is...

Roc Marciano has the ear for beats that sound like Wu-Tang Clan and a random lazy Sunday had a baby. Gritty, slow, smooth, deadly.
French Montana, ASAP Rocky "Said N Done"

French Montana ft. ASAP Rocky “Said N Done” [HOT OR NOT?]

French Montana and A$AP Rocky join forces on "Said N Done," off of French Montana's album, MC4. It's a spirited attempt over the sample made...
Napoleon Da Legend - Days of My Youth - Steal This Mixtape

Napoleon Da Legend’s Nostalgic Look Back at the Days of His...

The video for Napoleon Da Legend's "Days of My Youth" expertly weaves together visual references to compliment the nostalgic vibe of the song.

REAL Love & Hip-Hop: Hasan Salaam, Drue Davis, JwaStar & Light...

A beautifully personal celebration of life, love, music and hip-hop, brought to you by Hasan Salaam, Drue Davis, JwaStar & Light The Emcee.

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Boroughs / Regions

Napoleon Da Legend - Days of My Youth - Steal This Mixtape

Napoleon Da Legend’s Nostalgic Look Back at the Days of His Youth

The video for Napoleon Da Legend's "Days of My Youth" expertly weaves together visual references to compliment the nostalgic vibe of the song.
Hip Hop Retreat Week - New York City - Showcases, panels, workshops

Hip Hop Retreat Week: Aug. 9-14 – Panels, Performances and Education

For five days, Hip Hop Retreat Week will host a series of performances, panel discussions and special events at various locations throughout New York City.

Brooklyn

Napoleon Da Legend - Days of My Youth - Steal This Mixtape

Napoleon Da Legend’s Nostalgic Look Back at the Days of His Youth

The video for Napoleon Da Legend's "Days of My Youth" expertly weaves together visual references to compliment the nostalgic vibe of the song.
Hip Hop Retreat Week - New York City - Showcases, panels, workshops

Hip Hop Retreat Week: Aug. 9-14 – Panels, Performances and Education

For five days, Hip Hop Retreat Week will host a series of performances, panel discussions and special events at various locations throughout New York City.
Roc Marciano, Alchemist - All For It

Roc Marciano x Alchemist: Example 23,872 that New York Hip-Hop is Still Gritty AF

Roc Marciano has the ear for beats that sound like Wu-Tang Clan and a random lazy Sunday had a baby. Gritty, slow, smooth, deadly.
Malik 'Phife Dawg' Taylor Way - NYC street renaming

Malik “Phife Dawg” Taylor Way: NYC Street Renaming For Late Member of A Tribe...

Linden Blvd at 192nd Street in Queens will be renamed in honor of Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor, the beloved, late member of iconic group A Tribe Called Quest.
The VS Yacht Party 2016

NYC’s 3rd Annual #VSYacht Party To Set Sail September 10, 2016

Despite all the constant back and forth debate between Boom Bap purists and Turnt Up non-traditionalists, we believe that when the music is loud, the drinks...
Kicks - Movie opens in September

‘Kicks’ Tells Gripping Tale of Materialism’s Dark Side, Reflection and Redemption

Debut feature film from Student Academy Award winner Justin Tipping looks at the crossroads of gritty street life, materialism, reflection and redemption.

New York Hip Hop – September 2015 Lookback

A well-rounded recap/rundown of New York-area hip hop music that crossed out path during the month of September.
GZA, Tom Morello on The Tonight Show

GZA & Tom Morello Bring Their Rap-Rock Collaboration to Late Night TV

Jimmy Fallon brought on The Wu-Tang Clan's GZA for a spirited rendition of his single, "The Mexican," along with Tom Morello.

LI/Upstate/NJ/CT

Roc Marciano, Alchemist - All For It

Roc Marciano x Alchemist: Example 23,872 that New York Hip-Hop is Still Gritty AF

Roc Marciano has the ear for beats that sound like Wu-Tang Clan and a random lazy Sunday had a baby. Gritty, slow, smooth, deadly.
Rap Veterans, New Albums

Grown Folk Rap: Hip-Hop Vets Drop New Albums

KRS-One, Redman, Jadakiss, Method Man and Public Enemy among rap's OGs with new project