For Those Who Can't Sleep On Hip Hop

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Female Mcs Fight Back

August 6, 2014

There must be something in the water because a trio of female emcees are jumping back into the spotlight…and they’re coming out fighting! What are they fighting about? Well, lets start with Lil’ Kim. She has some serious issues with Nicki Minaj’s dominance of the scene, so she’s going at her AGAIN with “Identity Theft.” Then there’s Azealia Banks, who’s probably pissed off that another “AZALEA” is riding the top of the charts. She hits us with “Heavy Metal And Reflective.” And finally, we have LIV. ‘Not really sure where she came from, but something tells us that she’ll be fading back into obscurity in no time. Anyway, the previously unknown rapper drops “Sorry Mrs. Carter,” which details her flirtatious (non)relationship with Jay-Z. Whew!


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In an interview with XXL, De La Soul’s Dave(the artist formerly known as Trugoy The Dove), mentioned that the group is planning a new mixtape that might include beats from Pete Rock and DJ Premier. Tentatively titled, “Premium Soul On The Rocks,” the new collection of tracks promises to bring us that combination of creativity and innovation the ground-breaking group is known for.

Below is a classic throwback joint: “Ego Trippin'(Part 2)”

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More Music…

August 5, 2014

New music has been dropping from the skies like manna from the hip hop gods! First up is Your Old Droog’s dedication to NBC news anchor Tamron Hall, “On The News.” We follow that with Action Bronson’s, “Easy Rider,” Joey Bada$$’ “Big Dusty” & Lil’ Kim’s Nicki Minaj dis on the “Flawless” remix. Kick back and enjoy!


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Nicki Minaj has been extremely busy lately. First she teamed up with Jessie J and Ariana Grande on the “Bang Bang” track. Then she dropped a verse on Beyonce’s “Flawless” remix and now she releases the teaser trailer for her new “Anaconda” video. We can’t truly comment on the visuals until we see the entire video, but what we CAN say is that Sir Mix-a-Lot MUST be getting paid!!!
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