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Jay-Z ft. B.I.C.


Jay-Z-Black-Enterprise-800-589 Jay-Z doesn't hesitate to celebrate the birth of his baby daughter, releasing this Neptunes produced track almost immediately after. Featuring Blue Ivy Carter's vocals, and Pharrell on the chorus,...


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Sample of the Week: Kanye West & Jay-Z


Kanye-West-The-Joy This week's sample includes a bonus track from Kanye West's and Jay-Z's hit album Watch The Throne. The Joy (which samples Curtis Mayfield) actually leaked, around the time My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy...


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Top 15 albums of 2011


albums It's been a year that has contained a lot hype and build up, but ultimately the hot gas has been the foundation of a number of lead balloons. Whilst the year had to deal with Rebecca Black and The Carter...


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Air Yeezy II in detail…


kanye-west-air-yeezy-2-c Within the hysteria that was caused by the Air Mags (the Back to the Future Nikes released for charity), we momentarily forgot about the anticipated release of Kanye West's ongoing collaboration with...


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Sample of the Week: Jay-Z


jayz-blue_magic3 This week's Sample of the Week includes the first single from Jay-Z's 2007 effort, American Gangster. 'Blue Magic', produced by Pharrell, laid the foundation for the unusual Jay album which was the...


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Watch The Throne Episodes by VOYR


VOYR-WTT-behind-the-scenes-video-00 Last week, we were treated with the first episode of the Watch The Throne tour documentary. shot by VOYR. This week, we have been blessed with three videos, which detail the effort that goes into tour,...


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Watch The Throne: Behind the Scenes


jay-z-kanye We are finally blessed with the second episode of the Watch The Throne tour documentary, provided by VOYR. Episode 2 sees Kanye and Jay perform in Chicago, Kanye's hometown, seeing him revisit his...


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Introducing Robert Akins III & Locksmith Music


Photoshoot3 Unless you have been living in a snow globe, it's virtually impossible not to know who 88-Keys is after the release of Watch The Throne. Credited as the genius behind 'No Church In The Wild', 88-Keys...


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Sample Of The Week: Aaliyah


aaaaaliyah Timbaland is well known for his range, which includes classy R'n'B productions with Justin Timberlake, Ginuwine, Missy Elliot as well as classic Rap tunes such as Jay-Z - Dirt Off Your Shoulder, Fabolous...


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Rihanna – Talk That Talk (Review)


Rihanna-Talk-That-Talk-album-cover Robyn Fenty AKA Rihanna registers her 6th LP since the start of her music career 6 years ago. An album a year is prolific, and an impressive stat for any artist. However, in this day and age of the...


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I Do (Feat. Jay-Z & Andre 3000) – Young Jeezy


jezzys-tm-103-pushed-back Did you double take at the title of this post? Yes, thats right....Andre 3 Stacks and Hov are on the same track. What is quite weird is that this exact same track leaked last year, with only the instrumental...


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Sample of the Week: Public Service Announcement


cd-cover This week we turn to the champions of sampled music, Justin Smith and Shawn Corey Carter. If there was a single piece of music which could summarise Jay-Z's entire rap history, it would be Public Service...


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Rihanna – Watch N Learn


Rihanna-Talk-That-Talk-bonus-edition Rihanna really seems to be on a roll with the number of hit singles she continues to release. We Found Love is a certified hit internationally. Alongside that, Ri Ri has the best feature on Drake's...


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Justin Bieber – Otis (Freestyle)


otisbieber There's usually a strict 'no-bieber' policy on this blog, I just can't stand the teenage audience that he has in a frenzy (no matter how much talent he has). However, I was slightly intrigued to...


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The History of Rap….Part Three.


jimmy It's been 5 years since Justin Timberlake has released an album, or done anything major music-related, and I probably speak for a lot of fans when I say ' Mr JT...get back in the studio'. However, one...


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Watch The Throne Tour


watchthrone Although the Watch The Throne tour (which starts this Friday) won't be coming to the UK, it's pretty hard not to get excited about it, now that it has been announced that the all shows will be streamed....


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