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NEWS

Kendrick Lamar Spends Over $40 Million USD On New Brentwood Home

Kendrick Lamar reportedly spend more than $40 million USD for his new home in the affluent Los Angeles neighborhood of Brentwood, making it one of city’s most expensive property purchases

INDIES NEWS VIDEOS

Johnny Yukon Drops Visual For “Right Now!”

Johnny Yukon is on a roll right now and today is further proof of that with the release of “Right Now!”. Known for pairing his projects with grainy visuals captured

NEWS VIDEOS

OhGeesy Drops Music Video For “Blame Me”

Los Angeles rapper OhGeesy finds himself going back and forth with his muse in new visuals for his highly celebrated hit single, “Blame Me.” The single comes off of OhGeesy’s

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Ty Dolla $ign Hits The Road On The “More Motion Less Emotion Tour”, Drops Music Video “Motion”

Acclaimed rapper Ty Dolla $ign makes his triumphant return to the stage with his upcoming “More Motion Less Emotion Tour.” The 31-city tour kicks off on September 15 in San

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OhGeesy Drops New “Games” Music Video

Multi-platinum rapper OhGeesy has shared the official music video for “Games,” featuring Bino Rideaux & 03 Greedo. The track is one of the many highlights found on OhGeesy’s long awaited

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Ty Dolla $ign Releases New Music Video “Motion”

Multi-platinum rapper Ty Dolla $ign returns with his new single entitled “Motion” via Atlantic Records. The Will Larsen and Stryv produced song is accompanied by an official music video directed

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OhGeesy Opens The Gates To “Geezyworld 2”

Multi-platinum Los Angeles rapper OhGeesy has officially unveiled the release of his eagerly awaited new mixtape entitled “Geezyworld 2”, arriving at last via Atlantic Records on May 5. “Geezyworld 2”

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Roddy Ricch Pulls Up With Music Video For New Single “Aston Martin Truck”

Roddy Ricch kicked off his birthday weekend with the release of new music. A day before turning 24, the Diamond-certified rapper has shared his latest single, “Aston Martin Truck.” The

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PnB Rock’s Streams Spike Over 652% Following Rapper’s Tragic Death

Popular artist PnB Rock – real name Rakim Hasheem Allen – was shot and killed in Los Angeles on September 12 and it seems that many of the late 30-year-old

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PnB Rock Dead At 30 Following Los Angeles Shooting

Popular rapper PnB Rock was shot at Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles restaurant in the Inglewood neighborhood of Los Angeles on Monday (September 12). Los Angeles Police Department Captain Kelly Muniz

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Compton Rapper Jehkai Reflects On His Hometown’s Hardships In “To Live and Die in LA”

Compton, CA rapper Jehkai raps of the hardships of living in Los Angeles in his latest single “To Live and Die in LA.” The emotive trap cut is also joined

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Compton Rapper Skrilla49 Drops Video For “Nobody”

In his video for “Nobody” featuring Pho Pho, Westcoast rapper Skrilla49 reflects on how his passion for greatness helps him achieve but also brings out the clout chasers. As Skrilla

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Aktion Jackson – The Go-Getter

Los Angeles rapper Aktion Jackson is Hip-Hop’s emerging artist to watch. The South Central native effortlessly shifts his voice and delivery into the beat so that it acts as an

INTERVIEWS

Glasses Malone – West Coast To The Bone

Growing up as a street-racing enthusiast in the gang-infested streets of Southern California, Glasses Malone focused on creativity early on. It was a way to express himself as he shuttled

NEWS VIDEOS

Nipsey Hussle’s “The Marathon” Treated With Live Visual Album Experience

The remarkable legacy of Nipsey Hussle will be celebrated with the premiere of “The Marathon Live Visual Album Experience,” an extraordinary new interactive production marking the 10th anniversary of the

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The Game: “Can’t Nobody From Compton Outrap Me” Including Kendrick Lamar

The Game recently joined a Clubhouse chat alongside fellow West Coast rappers Glasses Malone and KXNG Crooked where he claimed that he was the greatest rapper to ever come out

NEWS RELEASES VIDEOS

Shoreline Mafia Releases “Mafia Bidness Deluxe“

Legendary L.A. rap collective, Shoreline Mafia has just released the deluxe edition of their debut album “Mafia Bidness,” including eight heavy-hitting new tracks featuring production from RonRon, Cypress Moreno, DJ

NEWS

Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing Store Vandalized & Looted

Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing Store has reportedly been vandalized and looted in Los Angeles, California. On Tuesday (Nov. 17), a couple of videos surfaced on social media showing the damage

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Mulan V – Pull Back The Curtain

Aspiring artist Mulan V, a multi talented rapper, singer, songwriter and actress, is the princess of Los Angeles-based indie label Freestyle Records Inc. The young and beautiful 5’9″ phenomenal statuette