The new Mello Music Group album Self Sacrifice is officially out everywhere on cd and digitally. The album peaked at #24 on itunes Hip-Hop charts last week and after only 5 days became the most downloaded Hip-Hop album of the month at eMusic. For the official wide release, MMG thought they'd showcase the new joint from Detroit emcee Finale - who is currently putting the finishing touches on his new album The Grand Scheme which is due out on MMG early this fall. Meanwhile Apollo Brown just returned from SXSW and is preparing to hit Europe for a few weeks before returning to start campaigning for his upcoming Opus Trophies (in-stores May 1st) with the legendary OC.
Mobb Deep headlined the A3C/AllHipHop stage at SXSW and the Infamous Mobb performed many of their classic hits, take a look at a recap of the show.
The legendary rapper explains where he stood during the height of the East coast/ West coast beef, along with his first-hand account of the situation. He also speaks about the ongoing beefs in hip-hop with different generations and regions.
Jigg goes in over Drake's "Crew Love" instrumental off "Take Care".
Previously: Jigg – Life Will Grow Sweeter [Audio x Download]
Chaka Khan feat. Eric Benet, Kelly Price, Luke James & More – Super Life (Trayvon Martin Tribute) [Video]
The death of Trayvon Martin was a shot heard around the world. Celebrities are privileged beyond belief to have a public following. We have explored and exploited media to our own benefits. Now its time to exploit media for the benefit of humanity as a whole. As purveyors of content and media, we need to use our voices to stop injustice at the site of its origin. Please follow our campaign on Twitter by using the hashtag #fearkillsloveheals.
Previously: Odd Future Tour 2012 – Philadelphia [Video]
Join Stalley on his trip to Austin Texas for SXSW 2012. This vlog follows Stalley at the Warner Sound Showcase and Smoking Section 2nd Annual Hoops x Hang. Stalley's new project Savage Journey to the American Dream is coming 3/30/12.
Previously: Stalley Interview w/ Gowhere Hip Hop [Video]
Trailer #1 for Quelle Chris and Dibia$e's upcoming EP "2Dirt4TV" dropping in April.