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8 July, 2014 7:56 pm

From VladTV: “VladTV sat down with legendary Chicago MC Common and asked about the roots of his previous issues with Toronto rapper Drake. The two went back and forth in 2012, and while many speculated it was over a certain woman the two had in “common,” it was never confirmed. Common admitted during the sit [cont.]

8 July, 2014 7:29 pm

AraabMuzik sits in with Ebro and the Hot 97 Morning Show to speak on his upcoming projects, and gives a brief performance.

8 July, 2014 4:33 pm

Combat Jack: “90 minutes wasn’t enough time. On the eve of releasing his tenth album ‘Nobody’s Smiling’, Common revisits his days growing up in Chicago, being inspired by Michael Jordan, house music, Chicago mayor Harold Washington, Rev. Jeremiah Wright and how this album addresses the current plight of black on black crime in the windy [cont.]

8 July, 2014 3:54 pm

Fashawn briefly chopped it up with VladTV about signing with Nas’ Mass Appeal Records, their upcoming compilation album, and finding love for Hip-Hop again. Fashawn said working with Nas was like “El Chapo and Escobar collaborating.” The new compilation album featuring Nas, Pusha T, Young Thug, Boldy James, Bishop Nehru and more is set to [cont.]

7 July, 2014 2:39 pm

With just eight hours to prepare, the contestants learn who their first round opponent will be. Everyone heads to Slaughter Studios in Brooklyn for the first round of the tournament to earn a spot on the undercard of the Total Slaughter main event on July 12th. In this episode, Aye Verb goes up against Big [cont.]

7 July, 2014 2:31 pm

Nardwuar interviews The Wu-Tang Clan in Vancouver, BC Canada. RZA, U-God, Ghostface Killah, Cappadonna, Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa, Raekwon, each participate.

7 July, 2014 12:34 pm

The Hot 97 Morning Show is now called Ebro In The Morning. Enter the Ja Rule interview.

7 July, 2014 2:40 am

Hard Knock TV: “In part 2 Common talks to Nick Huff Barili about his friendship with Maya Angelou and their conversations about Tupac. Common also calls Nas his favorite MC and says that their collaboration project NasdotCom has been put on hold. We have also included clips of a freestyle Common performed during Def Jam [cont.]

7 July, 2014 2:27 am

Before he steps onstage at New York City’s SOBs, DJ Booth talks to GOOD Music signee CyHi about what he’s learned from working with Kanye West, the origins of his Black Hystori Project, getting the green light from Def Jam to start really working on this new album and more. Plus, a special appearance from [cont.]

6 July, 2014 11:02 pm

Bootleg Kev tells us: “I got to sit down with B.o.B. after he shot a video in St. Petersburg, Fl. We speak on his new No Genre record label, the upcoming No Genre 2 Mixtape, not being able to see Outkast live yet, the struggle to get his first album released, the songs he is [cont.]

6 July, 2014 9:45 pm

Out Da Box Radio: “We are happy to feature an in-depth interview with acclaimed Long Island Emcee “R.A. The Rugged Man”. I got a chance to chat with R.A. for quite a while on a number of topics, including getting his start in the music biz, becoming friends with The Notorious B.I.G., overcoming mental illness, [cont.]

4 July, 2014 11:56 pm

Watch Joe Budden join Elliott Wilson and discuss his upcoming battle on the latest episode of THE TRUTH.

4 July, 2014 11:54 pm

With his new album, Backpack Travels, in stores this week, Buckshot returns to Hot 97 to debate program director Ebro about the politics of the music biz.

3 July, 2014 12:59 am

The renowned producer attributes his creativity to another legend: “I was musically charged, man. I had some adrenaline going on then. I’m serious, ever since I — I think after I met James Brown as a kid. I was seven years old,” says Pete Rock. “I wasn’t the same since.” The man who made “T.R.O.Y.” [cont.]

2 July, 2014 8:52 pm

Combat Jack: “From Run-DMC to Kanye West, Soul Brother No. 1 been the go to guy to to make classic material. On top of that, how many countless producers he inspired, from legends like J Dilla and Kanye West to innovators like Madlib? #NeverForget the rap giants he helped birth, like NaS, and the Notorious [cont.]

1 July, 2014 4:02 pm

Lil Wayne plays coy with MTV about the actual release date of Tha Carter V, which sounds like its leaning towards August 25th. He also says his mixtape, D.O.A. (Da Other Album), will release two months after the album’s release date.

1 July, 2014 3:49 pm

In part 1 of Hard Knock TV’s interview with Common, he talks to Nick Huff Barili about the concept behind his 10th album Nobody Smiling, working with Vince Staples on tracks for album, why the track he worked on with Chance The Rapper didn’t make the album, how he feels about Chiraq and much more. [cont.]

27 June, 2014 3:40 pm

The Combat Jack Show: Bumpy Knuckles stopped by to share his storied history with us. The depth of his relationship with Tupac Shakur. How Pete Rock saved his life. His deep relationship with NaS. How Chuck D literally had his life on the line for this culture. Another Steve Stoute story. And why, even though [cont.]

26 June, 2014 5:09 pm

While the audio isn’t great, it’s rare we see Dilated interviews, so here’s one from Adramatic crew. Babu talks about the new album, Directors Of Photography, how the song “Rain Or Shine” produced by Babu for Evidence was originally for Common, a track on the new album called “Hallelujah” featuring Evidence, Rakaa, Fashawn, Rapsody, Action [cont.]

26 June, 2014 4:43 pm

Ab-Soul in love with Yaris Sanchez, living in the BX, & loving Hip-Hop w/ Ebro & Laura.

  Mixtape D.L.