Posts Tagged ‘Roc nation’
As if releasing your album the same days as one of your favorite rappers isn’t enough, J.Cole continues to keep us on our toes for the highly anticipated release of his sophomore album, Born Sinner. Though we’ve been taking a listen to a couple of the tracks off of the new project, the buzz has been swarming around “Let Nas Down,” an emotional ode to how Cole disappointed his favorite rapper when all he wanted to do was be just like him. At his formal listening party in NYC last night, Cole took a few minutes to give us the back-story on the track and his feelings. To peep his explanation click above. To see part two of the video and hear the track “Let Nas Down,” hit the jump! (more…)Read More
For all you lovers of everything “Cole World”, we’ve got some great news. Roc Nation rapper J.Cole, fresh off the CRWN stage interviewing with Hip Hop official Elliot Wilson, has just dropped some tour dates for all of you rap go-ers to go crazy over (the tickets cost nothing, so listen up after the jump). The tour consists of 10 dates throughout the United States and Canada, and will kick off on June 11th, right before Cole’s “Born Sinner” album drops on June 18th; which we are all VERY excited for. Starting off in Miami and rapping up in Toronto, you can check the dates for the “Dollar & A Dream” tour after the jump! (more…)Read More
Roc Nation’s London hailing K. Koke is fast approaching the release of his debut album ‘I Ain’t Perfect’. Following his collaboration with label mate Rita Ora on ‘Lay Your Weapons Down’ it seems like the formular is working. With his lastest serving ‘My Time’, K.Koke enlisted the help of soulful label mate Bridget Kelly on the chorus. (more…)Read More
Now, though we probably all saw this coming I don’t think any of us were ready for it to happen so quick. According to the International Business Times, Hip-Hop Mogul, Businessman, and now Sports Agent Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, along with his International Superstar, Philanthropist, and all around ‘Renaissance Woman’ Beyonce Knowles-Carter are set to become the first billionaire couple in music industry history.For more info, hit the jump. (more…)Read More
Hot off the radio presses, Jay-Z drops “Open Letter,” supposedly recorded soon after Jay-Z and Beyonce returned from Cuba, in a trip that caught the attention of political bigwigs.
“Open Letter” does touches the issue, among other recent business endeavors over a jazzy lil’ headnodder, produced, allegedly, by both Swizz Beats and Timbaland.Read More
Today marks the day of the 54th Annual Grammy Award Show in Los Angeles, CA. Tons of celebrities are packing out venues all throughout the area, and showing love to the most respected figures in music. Some of the biggest parties of the year are happening, including yesterday’s Roc Nation Pre-Grammy award Brunch. Tons of singers and actors piled in the Soho House for the Jay-Z Label imprint celebration including Rihana, Beyonce, Melanie Fiona, Gabrielle Beauvais, Kelly Rowland and more. Check out the pics after the jump! (more…)Read More