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Rehearsal With Jim Jones and the Dipset Crew

When we arrived at the Hell’s Kitchen rehearsal studio of Jim Jones, we assumed we’d catch him in the arduous process of recording his new album, Capo. After all, it’s due out in January. But … read more »

POSTED November 12, 2010 11:00AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: , , , , ,

Jim Jones at the Band of Ballers Tournament

Just before Jim Jones brought home the championship trophy at the Converse Band of Ballers tournament in Atlanta, we got to spend some quality time with him in the locker room. He talked a mean … read more »

POSTED October 22, 2010 10:30AM IN EVENTS SPECIALS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

In the Locker Room With Southern Hospitality (Shawty Lo, Pill and OJ da Juiceman)

Back in May, some of the most balling-est rappers around went head-to-head at Converse’s second Band of Ballers basketball tournament. And knowing the results of the tourny, it’s kind of awesome to be able to … read more »

POSTED October 15, 2010 11:45AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: ,
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[Sponsored Content] Band of Ballers Artist Profile: Jim Jones

Rapper Jim Jones has a history of being one of Harlem’s finest, so it was no surprise when his team, The Jones Family, championed the Converse Band of Ballers tournament for a second year in … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2010 3:48PM IN SPONSORED CONTENT TAGS: , , ,
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[Sponsored Content] Band of Ballers Artist Profile: Jay Electronica

New Orleans-born producer/rapper Jay Electronica’s biography reads unlike any other hip-hop artist’s. In 2007, he made an interesting mark by unfurling a rap opus based on the score from Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2010 2:45PM IN SPONSORED CONTENT TAGS: , , ,
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[Sponsored Content] Band of Ballers Artist Profile: Black Lips

Self-proclaimed “flower punk” band Black Lips formed in nearby Dunwoody after splitting from their respective bands. Since then, they’ve become notorious for their on-stage antics: making out with each other and/or urinating on each other. … read more »

POSTED June 10, 2010 3:22PM IN SPONSORED CONTENT TAGS: , , ,
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[SPONSORED CONTENT] Band of Ballers Artist Profile: Pill

Atlanta rapper Pill came up as a member of Killer Mike’s Grind Time Rap Gang. In early 2009, he hit the national radar with his mixtape 4180: The Prescription and it’s breakout single “Trap Going … read more »

POSTED June 10, 2010 3:07PM IN SPONSORED CONTENT TAGS: , , ,

Band of Ballers Takes Over Atlanta

This past weekend we flew down to Atlanta to witness what was billed as a good-natured roundball tournament between friends and hip-hop rivals alike. Jim Jones was there representing Harlem, God Shammgod at his side. … read more »

POSTED May 4, 2010 3:05PM IN EVENTS SPECIALS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,