Wednesday, July 31, 2013

[New Music] Kokki "Freestyle"


Building more anticipation for his upcoming mixtape, Kokki releases a hot new freestyle for the streets, holding you over while you wait. Fast Grind coming later this year. Until then, listen to the track!

[New Video] Brewski "All The Time" feat Ross David & Hugh Lee


Encouraging people to reach their dreams, Brewski recruits Ross David and Hugh Lee for an uplifting visual called "All The Time." Its directed by Brianna Lashe and produced by Harry Fraud. Check it out!

L.E.P. Bogus Boys "Commas (Remix)" feat Young Jeezy, T.I., Spenzo & Ma$e


Back with more "Commas," L.E.P. Bogus Boys come with it again for the remix. This time Moonie and Count recruit Jeezy, T.I. and Spenzo, along with a verse from Ma$e. Don't Feed Da Killaz 4 drops August 16th.



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[New Mixtape] Soulja Boy "Life After Fame"


Coming with 19 new tracks, Soulja Boy returns with Life After Fame. Download mixtape below.


[New Video] Chief Keef "Ain't Done Turnin Up"


Directed by A Zae Production, Chief Keef releases his latest new visual "Ain't Done Turnin Up." Almighty Sosa coming soon. 

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

[New Video] Justin Timberlake "Take Back The Night"


Hanging out in the streets of New York, Justin Timberlake "Take Back The Night" in his brand new visual taken from his upcoming The 20/20 Experience: 2 0f 2 project, which is set to drop Sept 20th.

[New Video] Bubble Eye "Hey Hey Hey"


HEY! HEY! HEY! Bubble Eye Experience is back! Check out his brand new visual by SEUSSLEROY Films.

[New Music] Zona Man "Zona Man (Dirty)"


Hailing from the streets of Chicago, Zona Man hits the scene with his self titled track. Its produced by Southside 808 Mafia and its taken from his upcoming mixtape No Advance, which drops later this Fall.

[New Music] DJ Khaled "I Wanna Be With You" feat Nicki Minaj, Future, & Rick Ross


Following up to his single "No New Friends," DJ Khaled returns today with his latest new offering called "I Wanna Be With You." It features Nicki Minaj, Future and Rick Ross and its taken from his forthcoming album Suffering From Success, which is set to drop on September 24th.



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Monday, July 29, 2013

[New Music] R Kelly "My Story" feat 2 Chainz


Earlier this morning, Chicago's own R Kelly premiered his brand new joint "My Story" via iHeart Radio across the country. The song features 2 Chainz and we hear its taken from his new upcoming album Black Panties, which is set to drop later this year. Until then, listen to track after the jump.

Shaneika Speaks Set To Host "Barber Battle & Natural Hair" Showcase


Get Your Shine On!

Shaneika Speaks, one of Chicago's favorite radio personalities, is set to host "Barber Battle & Natural Hair" showcase on August 4th. The event is set to take place in Chicago's South Suburbs and it will be presented by Tangled Cord Appointment. For more information, check video promo after the jump.

Saturday, July 27, 2013

[Video] Jay-Z Private Event At Lumen Nightclub In Chicago


This past Monday (July 22nd), Rapper Jay-Z touchdown in Chicago with his Legends of the Summer tour, along with Justin Timberlake at Soldier Field. After the show, he made his way to Lumen Nightclub, in the City's West Loop, for an exclusive private event presented by D'usse Cognac. 

Check out the video to see how it all went down!

[Video] Lanipop Twerking At King of Diamonds Chicago


Getting her twerk on at the KOD, Chicago's Lanipop shows us how she's ready to pop out in her brand new visual by What It Do TV.

Friday, July 26, 2013

[New Music] Trina "A** Fat" feat Meek Mill


Who got a butt bigger than Trina? Here's her latest offering of today called "Ass Fat" feat Meek Mill.

[New Mixtape] YP "Restless"


Back with hot music, Chicago's own YP releases his latest offering for the streets. Its called Restless and it includes production from Xtreme, C-Sick, HD and more. Tracklist and download below.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

[New Video] Yo Gotti "Act Right" feat Jeezy & YG


Going back to the Bay, Yo Gotti releases brand new visual "Act Right" featuring Jeezy & YG. I Am drops November 19.

Elliott Wilson #FactsOnly Interview With Jay-Z (Part I & II)


Hanging out at Yankees Stadium, Rap Radar's Elliott Wilson sits down Jay-Z for another edition of The Truth series. During Part I of the segment, Jay speaks on MCHG, Samsung deal, and more.

In Part II (below), Elliot gets Jay to open up about the Trayvon Martin ruling, fatherhood, and more.


Wednesday, July 24, 2013

[New Video] Rich Gang "Dreams Come True"


Kicking it by the poolside with ladies, Rich Gang releases a hot new visual directed by Eif Rivera. Its called "Dreams Come True" and it features Yo Gotti, Ace Hood, Mack Maine and Birdman.

[New Music] Chella H "Versace (Freestyle)"


Constantly puttin in work, "1st Lady of Chicago" Chella H releases a hot new freestyle to Migos club banger joint "Versace." The Realest Bitch In It: Reloaded drops August 6. Until then, listen to the track!

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

[Video] Jay-Z x Justin Timberlake Live At Soldier Field


Last night, Rapper Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake stopped in the City of Chicago with their Legends of the Summer tour. It took place at Soldier Field, in front of thousands of screaming fans.

During the show, both artists sung a long list of songs from their music catalog - old and present. They also collaborated and performed a bunch of songs together. In the video (above), catch them singing the intro of the show "Holy Grail," which is taken from Jay-Z's new album MCHG.

Video Credit: Pursuit of Dopeness 

Kelly Rowland "Dirty Laundry (Dirty Laundry)"


Airing out her emotions, Kelly Rowland takes us deep into her personal business in her brand new visual "Dirty Laundry." Its taken from her new album Talk A Good Game, which is in stores now.

[New Video] Kanye West "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD"


"Mr. Controversy" Kanye West releases his official black-n-white digital visual "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD." Its taken from his new current album Yeezus, which is available now in stores.

[New Mixtape] King L "Jeep Music"


Chicago's own King Louie releases new collection of work for Summer 2013. Its called Jeep Music and it includes production from SnapbackOnDaTrack, LoKey, and more. Download after the jump.

Monday, July 22, 2013

[Video] R Kelly Performs Live At Pitchfork Music Fest 2013


Last night, Pitchfork Music Fest closed out its 2013 Summer event in Chicago with the hometown boy, R Kelly. The event took place at Union Park and it was packed with thousands in attendance.

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Tony Cartel Host Exclusive Listening Party For "The Takeover" Mixtape


Last night, Rapper Tony Cartel hosted his official listening party for his new mixtape The Takeover. It was held at the Waldorf Hotel in Downtown Chicago with the likes of the City's most elite movers and shakers, including deejays, models, supporters and media, along with DJ Broadway on tables.

After the jump, check exclusives pics from the event and don't forget to download The Takeover here.

Chris Brown "Love More (Audio)" feat Nicki Minaj


Turning up for the clubs, Chris Brown recruits Nicki Minaj for new single "Love More." New album X coming soon.

[New Music] King Louie "Tom Ford (Freestyle)"


Hot for the streets, Chicago's King Louie adds a some hot bars to Jay-Z's "Tom Ford." Jeep Music drops July 22nd.

Saturday, July 20, 2013

[Video] Jay-Z & Beyonce Appear At Rally For Trayvon Martin


Standing for justice, Super power couple Beyonce and Jay-Z joined Rev. Al Sharpton and many other community leaders at a rally in support of fallen victim Trayvon Martin this morning. Video below.


[Video] Kanye West Goes Postal On Paparazzi At LAX


You Gon Learn Today!

Last week, Kanye was caught on camera snapping on the paparazzi, telling them not to talk to him. Well, its seems they didn't get the message.Yesterday, Ye went off on the paps again, after being approached at LAX.

[Video] Master P Talks Jay-Z On ESPN First Take


Earlier this week, "The Colonel" Master P joins Skip Bayless and Stephen A. on the panel of ESPN First Take. During his visit, he talks about Jay-Z being a new sports agent and Dwight Howard joining the Rockets.

Bow Wow x French Montana x Tyga x Gudda Gudda "Panties To The Slide"


Twenties, Fifties, Hundreds, Tens!

Get dem dollars out! Here's something for the strippers. Its Bow Wow, French Montana, Tyga, and Gudda Gudda with "Panties To The Slide." Rich Gang drops July 23rd.

Friday, July 19, 2013

Rick Ross Names DJ Sean Mac As Belaire Ambassador


DJ Sean Mac, a man known for rocking Chicago's nightlife, has just been named new Ambassador for Luc Belaire Rare Rose. The announcement came yesterday (July 18th) via Twitter by Rick Ross. 
"Salute the homie @thekidseanmac out there in Chi-town. 1 of the Official #blackbottleboys @belairerose"
Congratulations, Sean Mac!

[New Video] Juicy J "Bounce It" feat Wale & Trey Songz


Hey, Ima About Throw A Couple Thousands!

Here's Juicy J new video called "Bounce It" featuring Wale & Trey Songz. Stay Trippy drops August 27.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

[Video] Beyonce Rocks The Stage At United Center


Photo Credit: Loni Swain

Wednesday, Superstar diva Beyonce touchdown in Chicago with her highly anticipated "Mrs. Carter" world tour. The event took place at the United Center and according to my source, it was turnt up. 

For those in the Chi, who didn't get a chance to see her, she's set to return with her tour Dec 13th. After the jump, check footage of Beyonce's rocking the stage. Video courtesy of Deleesa Rouse.

Urban Grind TV's Birthday Bash Episode Feat Cap 1, Kokki, & More


Back on June 25th, Hip Hop cable show "Urban Grind" celebrated their birthday bash at Reggie's Nightclub in Chicago's South Loop. Yesterday, they released the recap of the party on last night's episode. It features performances from Cap 1, King Samson, Kokki, and more. Check it out up top.

[New Music] Shawnna "Versace Freestyle"


Over the last few weeks, remixes of Migos hit track "Versace" has popped everywhere on the net. Now, Chi-town's own Shawnna continues the trend with her hot freestyle. Check it out and download.



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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

[Video] Big Sean, Ice Cube, Twista, & More Perform At Coor's #SFTC2013 Event


Last night, Coor's "Search For The Coldest" event hit the City of Wind (Chicago). It was held on the City's Northside at V Live and it was hosted by Ice Cube, Bun B, and DJ Drama featuring Big Sean. 

During the event, Chicago rappers Twista, Katie Got Bandz, King L, and L.E.P. Bogus Boys also hit the stage. Check out Big Sean performances above and catch other videos and highlights after the jump.

[New Music] Trinidad James "$hut Up" feat Travi$ Scott


Produced by Young Chop on the beat, Trinidad James delivers his new joint "Shut Up" feat Travi$ Scott.



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[New Mixtape] Caleb Jones "The Jones"



Hitting the scene with brand music, Caleb Jones drops his official mixtape The Jones. It includes production from Steve "Stone" Huff, Xtreme, Nez & Rio, and more. Tracklist and download after the jump.

[New Video] Lil Wayne "God Bless Amerika"


Directed by Eif Rivera, Lil Wayne takes us to the streets of New Orleans in one of his most controversial videos. Its called "God Bless Amerika" and its taken from I Am Not A Human Being 2.

[New Video] LEP Bogus Boys "It's On Me"


The boys from the Chi are back! 

Here's Moonie and Count with their new visual "Its On Me." Don't Feed The Killaz 4 drops August 8.

Monday, July 15, 2013

[Photos] WGCI Car & Bike Show In Chicago



Showing love to the Chi, WGCI kicked off their "Car & Bike Show" yesterday - with thousands in attendance! It was held at Malcolm X College and it was hosted by the station's very own Al B Sylk. 

The event was packed with plenty of food and good music, along with hot cars and bikes on display. The event also had special guests appearances from local celebs Crucial Conflict and Chella H with stage performances from Twista, Crystal Nicole, L.E.P. Bogus Boys, Young Dro, Weebie, and more. 

Check photos after the jump.

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Young Jeezy "Its A Cold World" [A Tribute To Trayvon Martin]


It's A Cold World!

Yesterday (July 13th), a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty for killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. After the verdict, many expressed their thoughts and feelings via social media, including Young Jeezy. Check out his words below and listen to the new track he dedicates to Trayvon.
I am in no way shape, form, or fashion am trying to capitalize off of the latest series of events. These are my true feelings and my form of expression about it.


KC

Saturday, July 13, 2013

[New Music] Robin Thicke "Take It Easy On Me"


Back for the ladies, Robin Thicke releases a hot new joint called "Take It Easy On Me." Its produced by Timbaland and its taken from his forthcoming album Blurred Lines, which is set to drop July 30th.



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[New Mixtape] Tony Cartel "The Takeover"


Hosted by DJ Vic Lloyd, Rapper Tony Cartel releases his new mixtape for the streets The Takeover. It features Mikkey Halsted, Ducci, Mac, and more. Tracklist and download after the jump.

Lil Wayne Kicks Off New "America's Most Wanted" Tour


This past week, Lil Wayne officially kicked off his America's Most Wanted tour in Birmingham, AL. The show features T.I., 2 Chainz, and more. Check out the highlights above and click here for tour dates.

Thursday, July 11, 2013

[Video] Jay-Z "Picasso Baby" At The Pace Gallery In New York


According to the RIAA, Jay-Z's new album Magna Carta Holy Grail is certified platinum and he still continues to go harder for the project. In the video, he's shooting scenes for "Picasso Baby" at the Pace Gallery in New York. We hear stars like Wale, Taraji P Henson, and more came out to support.

[New Video] Bubble Eye "The Top"


Directed by @SeussLeroy, Bubble Eye returns with a brand new visual called "The Top." What up Boola.

[New Music] Lil Bibby "Stressin'"


Before Free Crack drops on July 23rd, Lil Bibby hits the scene w/ "Stressin'" produced by Don Rob. 


[New Music] Ciara "Boy Outta Here" feat Rick Ross


This past Tuesday, Ciara released her brand new album self-titled Ciara, featuring Nicki Minaj on "I'm Out." Now, she drops a new bonus track for the streets called "Boy Outta Here" with Rick Ross.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

[Video] Ciara Performs "I'm Out" on GMA


Promoting her new album, Ciara stops by Good Morning America to perform new single "I'm Out." 

[New Video] The Boy Illinois "Ight" feat Ebonique


Directed by Joesph Lewis and Bernie Villalpando, The Boy Illinois releases his new visual "Ight." It features Ebonique and its taken from his upcoming project Jean Baptiste. Check the video.

[New Video] T-Y Green "Out Here In It" feat GLC


Produced by Rodaddy, the "Green St. Gooch" T-Y Green releases his official video to "Out Here In It." It features "Mr. Ism" GLC with special cameos from Chicago's own Ms. Thiana and Pha'tal.

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

[Video] Jay-Z Talks "MCHG" & More With Angie Martinez


In support of his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail, Jay-Z pays Angie Martinez a visit at Hot 97. During his stop, he talks about new album, Kanye, Twitter use, Dame Dash and more. Videos after the jump.

[Video] The Dream Talks About "Magna Carta Holy Grail" Album


With the releases of Jay-Z's new album, The Dream sits down with Revolt TV to give us an inside look of the making of Magna Carta Holy Grail.


[New Music] Beyonce "On The Run (Part II)" [Solo Version]


This time without Jay-Z, Superstar diva Beyonce goes solo with her own version of their latest collabo. Its called "On The Run (Part II)." Listen and download below. 



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[New Video] Mario "Somebody Else" feat Nicki Minaj


Teaming with Nicki Minaj, Mario releases his latest new visual of today called "Somebody Else." Watch!

Sir Michael Rocks x Loverance "Lobby/T-Shirts & No Panties"


Directed by APlusFilmz, Sir Michael Rocks delivers two new videos for his latest offering today. Watch "Lobby" featuring Loverance and top it off with "T-Shirts & No Panties." 

Jay-Z "Dead Presidents 3 (Original Version)"


Produced by Young Guru, Jay-Z hits the scene with the full version to "DP3." Listen and download, below.



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Sunday, July 7, 2013

DJ Phantom Set To Host "Celebrity Bowling Luau"


TURN UP!

DJ Phantom (WGCI's Morning Riot Mixshow DJ) is set to host one of Summer's biggest events. Its the "Celebrity Bowling Luau" and its being held Fri, July 19th at Brunswick Zone in Homewood, IL.

Guest performances will include Ben One, Willie Taylor of Day 26, Hot2Def, John Blu, King Louie, Shawnna, L.E.P., Do or Die, Crucial Conflict and more. Follow @ThePhantomDJ for more details.

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Dame Dash Listens To Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail"


While chilling in the barbershop, Jay-Z's former Roc-A-Fella business partner Dame Dash is caught bobbing his head to Magna Carta Holy Grail. Check the video and see what he had to say below.
"In the barber shop listening to jays new album....I can't front... I still like hearing him pop shit cause I know he's telling the truth...proud to be apart of that..#bittersweet"

[New Music] Tyga "Versace (Remix)"


Adding bars to Migos' track, Tyga gets loose with the remix to "Versace." Well Done 4 on the way.

Friday, July 5, 2013

[Photos] Sean Mac Releases "Casket Summer 13 Collection"


Last night, Chicago was full of fireworks and excitement on the 4th of July. Sean Mac kicked off a new collection for his clothing line "Casket." It was held at Society Art Studios and it was filled with supporters.

Throughout the event, guests were entertained with music and drinks while Casket models hit the runaway to display the new line. Merchandise will be available in August. Check pics after the jump.

Thursday, July 4, 2013

[New Music] Jay-Z "Holy Grail" feat Justin Timberlake


Changing the game with his new album MCHG, Jay-Z releases "Holy Grail" featuring Justin Timberlake.

[New Music] Trey Songz "Sensational"


Just in time for the holiday, R&B Trey Songz releases a hot new track for the ladies "Sensational."

Ciara Performs "Body Party" On Jimmy Kimmel Live



This past week, R&B singer Ciara returns to the Jimmy Kimmel Show to perform her latest single "Body Party." She also performs "I'm Out" but no Nicki Minaj. Ciara drops July 9th.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Twista "Throwin My Money (Sneek Peek)" feat R Kelly


Directed by Nick Brazinsky, Chicago's own Twista gives us a sneek peek of his brand new visual "Throwin My Money" featuring the "Pied Piper" R Kelly. The Dark Horse coming soon.

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Rihanna Twerking To Drake's Song


Kicking it with friends, Bad girl Rihanna drops down & gets her twerk on to Drake's "Fucking Problem."

[New Video] S.B.E. "A.M." feat YP


Directed by Raphah Anderson and Film Hustle, SBE releases his latest visual featuring YP called "A.M."

Fantasia "Without Me" feat Kelly Rowland & Missy Elliot


Directed by Gomillion and Leupold, R&B diva Fantasia hits the scene with the official visual to her hot new track "Without Me." It features Super sexy Kelly Rowland and the multi-talented Missy Elliot.

Monday, July 1, 2013

[New Video] B.o.B. "HeadBand" feat 2 Chainz


Teaming up with 2 Chainz for his latest new visual, B.o.B. releases "Headband." Underground Luxury set for releases later this year.

[New Music] Shanek "Watch Me Do My Thang" feat Soundmaster T


Popping out on the scene, 16-year-old rapper Shanek drops her latest offering "Watch Me Do My Thang." Its produced and features Soundmaster T and its taken from her upcoming mixtape untitled.

[New Video] Ciara "I'm Out" feat Nicki Minaj


Dressed in all white, Ciara teams with Nicki Minaj for her latest visual "I'm Out." Ciara drops July 9.