Dr. Dre & LL Cool J Have Handfuls of Unreleased Collaborations

In 1998, hip-hop heavyweights Dr. Dre and LL Cool J collaborated on a song titled “Zoom”. Originally intended as a Dre and Snoop Dogg collab on the former’s debut album, The Chronic, the finalised version with LL can be found on the soundtrack to Warren Beatty’s cult comedy classic, Bulworth. Hard-hitting yet smooth, apologetically West Coast while undeniably New York, it remains… Read more →

Interview: Rob $tone Freestyles over J Dilla, Declares Crush on Kehlani

While in Montreal as part of A$AP Ferg‘s “Turnt & Burnt” tour, “Chill Bill” rapper Rob $tonesat down with Mr. Wavvy for an exclusive freestyle over a recently unearthed J Dilla beat, along with an interview to discuss a number of topics, including: – Revealing collaborations off of his upcoming debut album, including a track with A$AP Ferg titled “Tag… Read more →

Big Boi Completes Third Solo Album

It’s been nearly five years since we’ve seen a proper solo album from Big Boi, his last offering in late 2012 with the wonderfully eclectic Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. However, the OutKast member did also come through with an experimental collaborative EP with frequent collaborators Phantogram, aptly titled Big Grams, which was released in 2015 (one of our favourite projects of that year)… Read more →

Rob Schneider Gets Dragged After Trying to Lecture John Lewis

To celebrate Martin Luther King Day, comedian Rob Schneider decided to lecture civil rights leader/House representative John Lewis, following Lewis calling into question the legitimacy of a Trump presidency. Rep. Lewis. You are a great person. But Dr. King didn't give in to his anger or his hurt. That is how he accomplished & won Civil Rights. — Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider)… Read more →

Viceland Orders Comedy Starring James Van Der Beek As Diplo

After a tremendous launch in 2016 with hit series such as Noisey and Fuck, That’s Delicious, this year will see Viceland branch out into the world of scripted television.  Their first series: a comedy tentatively titled What Would Diplo Do?, starring none other than James Van Der Beek as the famed DJ. The series is based off a promotional video for Diplo’s Mad… Read more →

George Michael Passes Away at Age 53

A publicist for singer George Michael has confirmed that the singer peacefully passed away at his residence earlier today. Michael, real name Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, sold over 80 million records through his solo career alone, along with an additional 25 million through his involvement with Wham! BBC News reports that “no suspicious circumstances” are surrounding the death, although it should be noted… Read more →