New Music Archives

New Artist Post! Today we’re featuring 5 new artists: King Fly I, Sergio, Malkovich, Noo Noo aka Lil Rich Girl, and 431. Check out the artists we got featured this week and let us know what y’all think of the new musical talent. READ MORE

Young Jeezy Featuring T.I. New Video F.A.M.E.

The song is off Jeezy New album TM 103  which comes out December 20th.

MTV Brings Back “Yo! MTV Raps” For One Night Only

MTV will be rapping old-school again next month for one night only. reports the network is planning to bring back the hip-hop show “Yo! MTV Raps!” for a one-off episode dubbed “Yo! MTV Raps Classic Cuts.”

The 30-minute retrospective is scheduled to air December 4th on MTV2 after the first-ever “Sucker Free Awards,” which start at 11:00 p.m. Eastern.

It will feature former hosts Fab 5 Freddy, Ed Lover and Dr. Dre, as well as the artists behind three hip-hop classics — A Tribe Called Quest’s “Scenario,” Geto Boys’ “My Mind’s Playing Tricks on Me,” and Ice Cube’s “It Was a Good Day.”

Some of today’s most popular emcees will also be taking part, including Wiz Khalifa, DJ Khaled, Questlove, Mac Miller, Common, Fat Joe and more.
Ed Lover calls it a “great moment to be reconnected with ‘Yo!,'” which originally aired from 1988 to 1995. He adds that looking back at the classic songs originally featured on the show makes it “clear that hip-hop would inevitably transcend distance and generations.”

Busta Rhymes Signs With Cash Money, Google

Busta Rhymes is celebrating the signing of a new record deal. The hip-hop veteran has inked his name to a joint venture with Cash Money Records and Google Music. Busta tells MTV News that it’s an “unbelievably groundbreaking deal” that he’s “very proud” to be a part of. Busta’s first album with Cash Money and Google will be “E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event) 2: End of the World.” The record has yet to receive a release date. Busta has, however, released the album’s first single, the Chris Brown-assisted “Why Stop Now.” READ MORE

Mariah Carey is back to doing what she does best….celebrating Christmas! This time she’s teamed up with John Legend for a new single titled When Christmas Comes. This song is for the grown and sexy too. The two sing about spreading love around Christmas time. The duo sound great on the track! Check it out inside! READ MORE

Mario To Release New Album “Restoration”

Singer Mario is gearing up for the release of his new album “Restoration.” The album is to be released February 7th 2012 on his parent label RCA Records. The “Let Me Love You” singer has been out of the public eye since his previous album “D.N.A.,” which failed to meet the success. When asked about the new album, the “Turing Point” singer said,

“It’s gonna be totally different than D.N.A. Not typical R&B style but more like club songs. READ MORE

Lil’ Kim Releasing Book & Documentary

The Queen B, Lil’ Kim has announced plans to release a new book called The Price of Loyalty, and a untitled documentary. There has been no official release dates for either projects. It was not long ago the “No Time” rapper was sued for accepting money to write a book, but no book was written. Let’s hope this time the pint-sized rapper will finally write the book about her life. Kim spoke about both projects to Kay Slay and said,

“I’ve been independent READ MORE

NEW VIDEO: Wale Feat. Miguel “Lotus Flower Bomb”

Rapper and D.C. native Wale shows us a more sexier side with the premiere of his new music video “Lotus Flower Bomb” feat. fellow newcomer Miguel. The video also features America’s Next Top Model Bre Scullark. Check inside to watch the sexiness between these two unfold.