Tagged: YG


YG’s “Bicken Back Being Bool” Video Is Just Another Day Around the Way

YG‘s “Bicken Back Bein Bool” sits in the shadow of Ice Cube’s “Today Was a Good Day” as a snapshot of a Compton afternoon: both permanently chill and constantly on the brink of chaos. The … read more »

POSTED July 21, 2014 2:11PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
RIde With Me

RJ Recruits YG, Nipsey Hussle & K Camp For “Ride With Me” Remix

RJ claims YG’s Pushaz Ink label. and like his boss RJ spits with a mean west coast gangster streak. On “Ride With Me” he found a different source for inspiration: Juvenile’s classic 400 Degreez cut … read more »

POSTED July 18, 2014 12:10PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Hear G-Unit Jump on Jeremih and DJ Mustard’s Summertime Anthem

After taking to Hot 97.3 this week (listen below) to announce that a G-Unit comeback mixtape would be arriving in the “near future,” 50 Cent has unleashed yet another zeitgeist-netting remix designed to springboard the … read more »

POSTED June 28, 2014 7:44AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

YG and Blanco Celebrate the Season on “Block Party”

Though YG’s My Krazy Life recalled a number of West Coast classic albums, it was missing the staple laaaaaid back afternoon jam California is famous for. “Block Party,” the opening single from a joint project … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2014 5:25PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Jeremih, YG, & DJ Mustard Form a Trifecta of Pure Sex On “Don’t Tell ‘Em”

It’s been almost two years since Late Nights With Jeremih, a slick, sexy game-changer of a mixtape that elevated Jeremih from “Birthday Sex” guy to one of R&B’s most interesting voices. He’s finally readying his … read more »

POSTED May 15, 2014 5:59PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
snootie wild

Snootie Wild’s “Yayo” Gets an Official Remix Featuring Fabolous, Jadakiss and French Montana

Memphis rapper Snootie Wild’s buzzy breakout hit “Yayo” is a growing force, and now, addition to the one with his label boss Yo Gotti and the other one with T.I., it boasts a geographically diverse … read more »

POSTED May 13, 2014 9:50PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , ,

Sold Out: The Evolution of Musician Merch

Artists step up their merch game for the 21st century From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 My first concert was Weezer at New York’s Roseland Ballroom. It was 1995, I was 10 years old … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2014 11:16AM IN MAGAZINE, STYLE, STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

We Need YG’s Bompton Blippers Jersey To Be A Real Thing

Amidst the roar of chatter following today’s announcement that Clippers-owner/outed-bigot Donald Sterling has been banned from the NBA for life, comes this gem from LA spitter YG. He’s put his bid in via twitter to … read more »

POSTED April 29, 2014 6:22PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS:
summer jam-feat

Lineup announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014

Mark your calendars: On June 1st, New York’s Hot 97 will host the 21st annual Summer Jam at Metlife Stadium in NJ. Today the station announced the show’s lineup, and this year the top three … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 8:42PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: YG f. Natasha Mosley, “459″

YG’s debut album, My Krazy Life, his stores yesterday, and it’s an easy contender for rap album of the year so far: a compelling semi-autobiographical narrative, a balance of great rapping and fun rapping, an … read more »

POSTED March 19, 2014 6:17PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,