News Tagged: Hip-Hop

  • Throwback Jam of the Week: Cormega - Dead Man Walking

    Cormega is known for his raw lyrical flows. Respected in the underground, he has an ability to paint a picture with words that allows you to visualize his lines as a live scene--or in this case, a dead man walking.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 05, 2013

  • Music Mondaze: Jel - Late Pass EP

    After much anticipation, Jel of Anticon delivers the goods with his fourth studio album, Late Pass

    ©12ozProphet - Monday September 02, 2013

  • Throwback Jam of the Week: Lifesavas - "Hello Hi Hey"

    This week’s Throwback Jam is a song you have likely never heard, but definitely should. Check out the Lifesavas' introspective look at the egos of hip hop artists in Hello Hi Hey

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 29, 2013

  • Video: Redouble visits The Cypher Shop in Denver

    A interview with, East, owner & operator of Denver's, The Cypher Shop.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday August 27, 2013

  • Throwback Jam of the Week: MC Shy-D – "Yes Yes Yall"

    Finding this Throwback Jam took some serious digging. MC Shy-D is a Bronx born rapper who played a large part in putting Atlanta hip-hop on the map back in the 80s. Listen after the jump...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 22, 2013

  • Throwback Jam of the Week: New York, New York – The Dogg Pound Ft. Snoop...

    The Dogg Pound caused a bit of controversy when they put out this jam in 1995. At a time when tensions were still high between the east and west coast, the Death Row collective taunted their Eastside rivals, and stepped into the heat of the fire to shoot the video for New York, New York.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 15, 2013

  • Music: Big Sean Featuring Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica – Control

    Big Sean's Control featuring Kendrick & Electronica leaked on Monday and Kendrick's verse instantly set the Hip Hop world ablaze. Listen to the track after the break...

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday August 14, 2013

  • Photo Recap: Summerstage Presents Hip Hop's 40th Anniversary with Kool...

    To celebrate Hip Hop's 40th Anniversary Celebration, Summerstage decided to switch things up a bit and brought the festivities over to 5ptz in Queens.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday August 13, 2013

  • Mixtape Monday: Flatbush Zombies BetterOffDEAD Trailer

    The Flatbush Zombies have risen from the grave once again, this time to shed light on their upcoming mixtape BetterOffDEAD, set to drop September 11th, 2013.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday August 12, 2013

  • Event: Jersey Fresh Jam 2013 – Trenton's Premier Urban Arts Festival

    If you find yourself anywhere close to Trenton, New Jersey on August 9th and 10th, be sure to check out the Jersey Jam Urban Arts Festival. It's free and open to the public!

    ©12ozProphet - Friday August 09, 2013

  • Music Video: Quasimoto "Catchin' The Vibe"

    Always one to push the boundaries of hip hop, Quasimoto, the alter ego of rapper/producer Madlib, recently dropped visuals for the song Catchin the Vibe off of his new album Yessir Whatever.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 08, 2013

  • Video: Drake brings out Kanye West for OVO Fest

    Earlier in the week, Drake held his 4th annual OvO fest, and it didn't disappoint. He brought out some of the biggest names in Hip Hop including J Cole, A$AP Rocky, Diddy, Lil Wayne and the biggest surprise guest Kanye West. Check out Drakes thoughts on the moment after the jump...

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday August 07, 2013