Words by Paul Meara (@PaulMeara) The marrying of hip-hop and sports has a storied history. From St. Louis Rams running back Tre Mason and his dad (Maseo of De La Soul) to (formerly) 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather, sports and hip-hop have been infused for the longest. Heck, look no further than ESPN’s recent screening […]
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Last month we heard First Aid Kit’s cover of R.E.M.’s “Walk Unafraid” from the new Reese Witherspoon movie Wild. (Incidentally, we also heard the Swedish folk duo cover Simon & Garfunkel’s “America” last month following the summer release of their album Stay Gold.) The video for “Walk Unafraid” features clips from Wild intercut with footage [...]
Here’s the latest video from Pro Era’s CJ Fly and Dirty Sanchez for “Ernee” off CJ’s Thee Way Eye See It mixtape. Previously: CJ Fly – Dope Smoke
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Droog makes his Hot 97 debut with a Rosenberg sitdown. He speaks on his dedication to Tamron Hall, performing in Europe, his new LP, Nas comparisons, future plans and more. At around 10 and a half minutes in he goes in with a freestyle. Previously: Your Old Droog – Porno For Pyros | Bas & […]