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April 9th, 2012
Jay Electronica isn’t one to rush his music. In fact, it’s been almost a year since he announced he was finished his debut full-length proper, Act II: Patents Of Nobility (the turn). Well, yesterday he revealed the album’s artwork and now he’s released “Dear Moleskine,” which isn’t even new – he first teased it way […]
October 11th, 2011
After teasing this track on Twitter a bunch of times, it’s finally here. The new Jay Electronica is notable for a couple of reasons. First, it’s got Mobb Deep guesting on it (both Prodigy and Havoc, it’s true), as he’s been promising. And then there’s that title, which whether it’s affiliated or not to the […]
September 14th, 2011
For “5 After 5″ we bring you the five best tracks released into the world today via the World Wide Web. Click on ‘em and enjoy! Jay Electronica “ruff demos from Act II: Patent Of Nobilty (the turn) that will not appear” Fabolous “Loso Got Them Hot Wings” Freddie Gibbs “187 Proof” Pill “Scars and […]
July 13th, 2011
Lupe Fiasco has quit Twitter today. But not before pawning his followers off on Nikki Jean in efforts to promote her new album “Pennies In A Jar”. So if you want to follow look for @nikkijean. Read more at LupeEndBlog. Speaking of Twitter, Donald Trump took to his account today to show some love. Mac […]
July 12th, 2011
Lil Wayne Has Realized He Can Unlock Emotional Cans of Worms Pitbull ‘Transitions’ But Still Gets Respect From Hip-Hop Justin Bieber on Kanye West: “He’s Not Really an A**hole” Future’s Latest Mixtape Based On A True Story Nas Recalls Rolling with Raekwon, Beef Lil Wayne’s “Carter IV” Outro Features Nas, Jadakiss, and Shyne Jay Electronica […]
May 4th, 2011
After listening to this man, eating Wonton Soup will never be seen or experienced the same way. Whether you’re pro or anti-Lil B and his social media takeover, writing songs about every celeb possible whilst integrating “SWAG” every five seconds, one thing is for sure: he leaves us all stumped and dumbfounded as to how […]
November 26th, 2010
So this morning I stumbled across Stereogum’s Most Anticipated Albums of 2011 list. Some are confirmed and some are hopeful dreams. But hold up… geez…I’m still trying to wrap my brain around the sounds of 2010, much less try to predict what might be hip into the next decade. Anyway, here’s MY quick thoughts on […]
September 27th, 2010
Jay Electronica performed at the 2010 Manifesto Festival’s Main Event in Toronto on Sunday night. The rapper hit the stage after a huge lineup of local hip-hop artists including Rich Kidd, Masia One and Saukrates who’d been performing since noon, and before an electric set from The Roots’ frontman Black Thought. A bit before his […]