DJ Kid Capri Is Releasing A Battle Rap Album

Kid Capri explained that he is truly excited about this upcoming album called Top Tier, probably even more than he was about his last, because he plans to prove that battle rapper can also make good records. “When I made this album I didn’t think about the radio,” said Capri. “I didn’t think about the club. I didn’t think […]

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Afropunk Festival 2014 feat. Ice T’s Body Count

ICE T’s heavy metal group, Body Count, will help usher in and celebrate a strong 10 years of the AFROPUNK Festival. Don’t miss this years amazing line-up feat. Body Count, Loaf Muzik, BLXPLTN, DJ PAT PERVERT, and many more. Afro-punk (sometimes spelled Afropunk or AfroPunk) refers to the participation of African Americans and other black […]


Def Jam Celebrates 30 Years w/ Brooklyn Concert

This year, Def Jam Recordings is 30 years old. To mark the occasion, the legendary hip-hop label has announced a concert at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center that will feature Def Jam acts past and present. Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, DMX, Fabolous, Jeremih, EPMD, Foxy Brown, Jhené Aiko, Onyx, Method Man, Redman, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Warren G will all […]

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UPPER WEST SIDE ‘THROWBACK JAM’ | 09.13.14

The annual Throwback Jam started in early 2007, with a playful discussion among friends about the carefree summer days of a hip-hop youth in NYC Throwback Jam event founder, and “Real Mayor of New York,” Amber Batchelor, begin planning an early 1990s revival celebration, with the intention of recreating the atmosphere of the neighborhood block […]

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WEPA NYC- Urban Culture Brand With Latina Influence.

  WEPA is word of jubilation that is uttered by mainly Hispanics, especially within the Puerto Rican community. “Wepa” normally means, “All right! Good job! Congratulations! Yeah!”  However, today you may see the ‘word of celebration’ stylishly adorned on an emerging NYC female clothing line.  INTRODUCING WEPA NYC- a street culture brand with Latina flava, created by Andrea Zalkin […]


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Robin Williams Passes Away at Age 63

  Beloved actor Robin Williams passed away at his home in Tiburon, California earlier today at the age of 63, from what appears to be suicide by asphyxiation. Here’s the official statement from The Marin County Sheriff’s Office. On August 11, 2014, at approximately 11:55 am, Marin County Communications received a 9-1-1 telephone call reporting a male […]