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[New Music] Common "Kingdom" feat Vince Staples

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Building anticipation for his upcoming project Nobody Smiling, Common release new music produced by No ID. Its called "Kingdom" and it features Vince Staples. Also, be on the look out for the music video directed by Hype Williams. Until then, check out the trailer [here] and listen to the track below.


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Kanye West "Black Bruce Wayne (Snippet)"

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While he enjoys his honeymoon with his new wife, Kim Kardashian, a new leak has emerged on the net by Rapper Kanye West. The track is called "Black Bruce Wayne" and sources say it taken from his upcoming album. Take a listen below and leave your thoughts about the :32 snippet. Press play.


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[New Video] Lil Durk x OTF Nunu "OC"

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While we wait for the arrival of Lil Durk's Signed To The Streets 2 on June 18th, he delivers a new visual called "OC" to hold you over. Its directed by A Zae Production and it features OTF Nunu.

[Exclusive] Estelle Talks Kanye West, New Music, & Being On Lineup With Prince For Essence Fest

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Yesterday (5/27), we caught up with 'Grammy Award Winner' Estelle in Downtown Chicago at LDRS (Leaders). During our discussion, the British singer talked to us about her song "Make Her Say (Beat It Up)," upcoming album True Romance, and being in the lineup with Prince for 2014 Essence Fest. 
Estelle also talked about Kanye West getting married and spoke briefly about the success she had with him on her song "Amercian Boy." Check full interview below. True Romance drops in September.

DJ Que Eleven Talks Teaming With DJ Playmaka, SxSW, New Music, & More

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This past weekend, we caught up with one of Chicago's freshest new talents, DJ Que Eleven. During our conversation, Que spoke on teaming with DJ Playmaka, his experience at SxSW, what he think about Chicago artists, and more. Que also gave us insight on his next project. View after the jump.

[New Music] Dreezy "No Good" feat Common & Ross Agusta

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Teaming up with one of Chicago's hip hop legends, Dreezy delivers new track with Common called "No Good." Its produced by D. Brooks and it features Ross Agusta. Press play and leave comments.


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Mr. And Mrs. Kanye West Release Wedding Photos

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The most talked couple in pop culture has finally said their "I do's." Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially married. The two got hitched this past weekend at the Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy and guests included family and friends along with celebrity guests Rachel Roy, Q-Tip, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, La La Anthony and more. Unfortunately, Jay Z and his wife Beyonce were a no-show.
This is also Kanye's first marriage and Kim's third, plus they have one child together, North West. 
UPDATE:E! release new exclusive pictures of Kim and Kanye's wedding. View after the jump.

Lil Bibby Unveils Artwork For "Free Crack 2"

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Falling on the heels of being on the XXL Freshmen Cover, Lil Bibby unveils the artwork for his next upcoming project. Its called Free Crack 2 and its set to release sometime this summer. Stay tuned.

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Are Officially Married

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The most talked couple in pop culture has finally said their "I do's." Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially married. The two got hitched this past weekend at the Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy and guests included family and friends along with celebrity guests Rachel Roy, Q-Tip, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, La La Anthony and more. Unfortunately, Jay Z and his wife Beyonce were a no-show.
This is also Kayne's first marriage and Kim's third, plus they have one child together, North West. 
Congrats

[Video] Kanye West Debuts "God Level" In New Adidas Commercial

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In support of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Adidas kicks off The Dream: All In Or Nothing campaign. The new ad features new music from Kanye West and its called "God Level." The commercial doesn't show any sign of Kanye's new shoes with Adidas, but its still cool to watch. Check new ad (below).

WGCI's Tony Scufield Join Chicago Community To Encourage Kids To 'Put The Guns Down'

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Over the last few years in Chicago, the City has been known in national headlines, around the world, for its increasingly shootings and gang violence. Fortunately, on yesterday (5/23), communities came together with a new initiative to help take back the streets and encourage kids to put the guns down. 
The events took place across the city and it was filled with fun, food, music, and more neighborhood activities for families and kids. During one of the events, we caught up with WGCI's Tony Scufield on the City's South Side and he was joined by Father Pfleger, Chicago's 1st Lady Amy Emanuel, and House legend Farley Jackmaster Funk. You can check pics and video from the event after the jump.

[New Music] Fredo Santana x Lil Reese "That's A No No"

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Just in time for the Memorial Day Weekend, GBE's Fredo Santana and Lil Reese reunite for a brand new track with a catchy hook. Its called "That's A No No" and its produced by Young Chop. Listen! 


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[New Music] John Blu "I Ain't Done Drinking Yet"

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Following his last leaked track "Do It For The Vine" featuring Chicago rapper DLow, R&B singer John Blu returns with something new just in time for the holiday. Its called "I Ain't Done Drinking Yet" and its bound to turn up at the clubs or your favorite backyard BBQ. Check out stream/download below. 

[New Music] Michelle Williams "Say Yes" feat Beyonce & Kelly Rowland

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Reunited in harmony, Michelle Williams recruits her Destiny's Child friends Kelly and Beyonce to join her for "Say Yes." Its an uptempo gospel track and its set to appear on Michelle's upcoming album Journey ToFreedom, which is coming soon. Also, look out for a music video for this track real soon. 
Check out Michelle William's "Say Yes" after the jump and don't forget to leave your comments.

[Video] Kanye West Tells A Fan That He Has Fake Yeezys

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Its less than a week away before their wedding and Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are still being spotted by photographers and the paparazzi. On yesterday, while window shopping in Paris, Kanye was approached by a fan and he was asked to sign his Yeezys sneakers. Fortunately, Ye took time to autograph the shoes, but the kicker part of the story is, Kanye told him that his shoes were fake.
Watch video after the jump.

[New Music] Chief Keef "Sosa Style"

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Hitting you off with his unorthodox flow, Chicago rapper Chief Keef returns with a brand new track produced by DP Beatz called "Sosa Style." Bang 3 coming soon. Until then, listen to the track.

[New Video] Belo Zero "Cum & Go" feat Twista & John Blu

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Its been a minute since we heard anything from Belo's I Plead The Fifth project. Today, he releases his official video called "Cum & Go" and its directed by D Gainz and it features Twista and John Blu. 

[New Music] Jeremih "Don't Tell Em" feat YG

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From the Chi to the West Coast, Jeremih hooks up with YG for his latest new single, "Don't Tell Em." Its produced by DJ Mustard and Mike Shultz and its set to appear on his project Thumpy Johnson, which is coming soon. Stream/download below.


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[New Music] Murph Watkins "I Got Mine"

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Sucking up to no one or riding anybody's coat tale, Murph Watkins returns with new track, "I Got Mine." Its produced by Christian Loux and its set to appear on his upcoming project YUN. Listen.

[New Music] Moonie Da Hustla "Walk Away"

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It seems as though that Count isn't the only one from L.E.P. Bogus Boys working on a solo project, we see Moonie is working on something as well. Today, he releases a preview of what is yet to come. The song is called "Walk Away" and its produced by Nascent. Stream below. Leave your comments.


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[New Video] Lil Bibby "Tired of Talkin"

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Coming off being on this year's XXL Freshmen Cover, Lil Bibby releases new visual directed by A Zae. Its called "Tired of Talkin" and its produced by Young Chop. The Book drops later this year.

[New Music] The Boy Illinois "BlackMale" feat Trae That Truth & Twista

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Following up his Jean Baptiste project, The Boy Illinois delivers a raw rapid flow with his new track, "BlackMale." Its produced by C.O.O.P. and it features Trae Tha Truth and Twista. The track is also set to appear on his upcoming project Pointe (New age Colonialism), which drops later this year. 

[New Music] L.E.P. Bogus Boys "I Ain't Going"

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Produced by Young Chop, Moonie and Count reconnect for a new L.E.P. Bogus Boys heater for the streets. Its called "I Ain't Going" and its set to appear on their Don't Feed Da Killaz project. Listen!


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[New Music] Lil Durk "Party" feat Young Thug

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Produced by Young Chop on the beat, Chicago rapper Lil Durk releases his latest Def Jam single called "Party." It features Young Thug and its ready below in untagged and CDQ form. Press play. 


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[Video] Lil Bibby's Celebrates XXL Freshmen Cover With Meet N Greet In Chicago

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Rapper Lil Bibby came out to celebrate being on this year's XXL Freshmen Cover in his hometown Chicago today (May 10) with an exclusive "Meet and Greet." The event took place at DTLR in the City's South Loop and it was hosted by Hustle Simmons, along with a place packed with supporters.

During the event, Bibby took pictures with fans and answered questions involving everything from his relationship with Drake to his SXSW experience. He also talked about being on the XXL cover.
"I didn't go to sleep that day... so I woke up sleepy, man. It was a lot of people in there, a lot of cameras, man. I got to answer like two thousand questions so I was a lil tired but it was all good. It was good meeting Rich Homie... like a lot them said they mess with movement and everything so it was nice meeting a lot of the artist and the whole staff at XXL."  Check out exclusive pictures and footage from Lil Bibby's XXL Freshmen celebration after the jump.

[New Video] Reem "Chicago Conscience (Remix)" feat King Louie, Lil Herb, & Spenzo

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Bringing you the remix and new visual to his track "Chicago Conscience," Reem teams up with some of Chi's finest emcees. Its directed by D Gainz and it features Lil Herb, King Louie, & Spenzo. Watch!

[New Video] G Count "Chi-Raq (Game Diss)"

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Earlier this week, Tyga and Game took aim at Chicago rapper Lil Durk with a diss record called "Chi-Raq To L.A." Now, the G Count of L.E.P. Bogus Boys comes in defense for his fellow Chicagoan with his visual response called "Fuck The Game Up." Its directed by Soundman and you can view after the jump. 

Future And Kanye West Release "I Won" Video Game

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Still going hard pushing his latest album Honest, Future has now converted his "I Won" single with Kanye West into a flash video game. The objective is to throw gold chains at women and turn them into trophies, as they pass Future and Kanye on the beach in bikinis. 
Check Future's new "I Won" flash video game (below) and see how many trophies you can rack up.

[Audio] Lil Durk Talks To WGCI's DJ Moondawg About Tyga & Game Beef

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Its been a lot of controversy surrounding Chicago rapper Lil Durk and his recent beef with Tyga and now, he opens up about the situation over the airwaves with WGCI's DJ Moondawg. Durk also talks about what's causing tension between him and Chief Keef and gives info on his new projects. Listen!

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[New Video] Stunt Taylor "Flee Amigo"

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Following his Chicago club hit "Fe Fe On The Block," Stunt Taylor returns with a new catchy track to continue his grind. Its produced by C-Sick and the visual is directed by Phil Jordan. Watch below.

Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Lil Durk, and Lil Bibby Land On 2014 XXL Freshmen Cover

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The 2014 XXL Freshmen list is out and guess who's leading the pack? The City of Chicago stands tall with four artists on this year's cover including Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Lil Durk, and Lil Bibby. This the first time Chicago has landed the cover since Chief Keef in 2013 and Lupe Fiasco in 2008. 
Also, joining the 2014 XXL Freshmen list is August Alsina, Rich Homie Quan, Ty Dolla $ign, Kevin Gates, Isaiah Rashad, Troy Ave, Jon Connor, and Jarren Benton. Congrats fellas. Its well deserved. 
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[New Video] The Boy Illinois "Jean Baptiste"

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Releasing his final visual from his mixtape Jean Baptiste, The Boy Illinois pays homage to Chicago. The video is called "Jean Baptiste" and its directed by Alvin Elmore. Also, be on the lookout for Illi's upcoming project Pointe (New Age Colonialism) BlackMale featuring Trae The Truth and Twista. 

[New Video] Chief Keef "How It Go"

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Smoking on a blunt overlooking Chicago's Skyline, Chief Keef returns with new visual called "How It Go." Its produced by Bass Kids and its directed by Nick Brazinsky, North Star, and Kale with visual production from Twin City CEO. Peep video after the jump and leave your thoughts and comments.

[New Music] Meek Mill "Chi-Raq" feat Lil Durk & Shy Glizzy

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The Chi-Raq remixes continue. This time MMG's Meek Mill takes on the underground track with his own unique touch. Its produced by Boi-1da and Vinylz and It features Chicago's native Lil Durk and D.C.'s own Shy Glizzy. Stream/download below. Leave your thoughts and comments. Press play.

[New Video] Spenzo "We Up"

Following up on his club hit "Wife Er," Spenzo is back with a new visual called "We Up." Watch!!!
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[New Music] Michael Jackson "Love Never Felt So Good" feat Justin Timberlake

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Last night, at the iHeartRadio Awards, Usher premiered a new song by Michael Jackson, during a MJ tribute. The song is called "Love Never Felt So Good" and its produced by Timbaland. Its also set to appear on MJ's posthumous upcoming album Xscape, which drops May 13. Listen after the jump.

[New Mixtape] Cap 1 "Open Bar"

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Serving up a new collection of music, Cap 1 releases his latest new offering for the streets called "Open Bar." Its hosted by DJ Teflon, DJ ESudd, and DJ Iceberg and its ready for stream/download. 

Kanye West Releases Poster For "Yeezus" Film

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Looks like Kanye West maybe hitting a theater near you, very soon. A poster has just been released on Instagram, which shows Kanye is set to release a new film called Yeezus. The movie is director by Hype Williams and its being produced by West's very own production team. The project also gives credit to Bret Easton Ellis (author of American Psycho) as the film's writer. Check movie trailer below.

Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment "I Am Very Very Lonely

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Celebrating his one year anniversary of his project Acid Rap, Chance The Rapper delivers something new for your enjoyment. Its called "I Am Very Very Lonely" and it features The Social Experiment. 


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