Jay-Z, Kanye West and Rihanna performed in my home town London yesterday. Performing in Hackney, East London for the BBC 1 Xtra Weekender showdown with an audience of over 50,000 which also included Queen Beyonce proudly dancing her heart out in the mosh-pit to ‘Ni**az N Paris’
Watch the videos footage below of the performances which both Jay-Z (Headliner) and Kanye West performed which was on a smaller scale to their Watch The Throne Tour in which they are currently on!
In the last four weeks we been bringing you some debates featuring some of the most talked about questions in Hip Hop music. We debated on the MTV Hottest MC’s for 2011, The Illuminati within Hip Hop – Is it real? Does it exist?, We debated on Subliminal shots in Hip Hop – is it a bitch move or artistic word play? and we also debated on the Best Hip Hop Crews past, present and future!
Here is a catch up of the last four weeks featuring all the drama, the shouting, the side eye O_o moments when someone drops that WTF statement and of course the Shisha! Watch all the videos after the jump and keep it locked over the next two weeks as we bring you ‘If Pac & BIG Was Still Alive Who Would Still Be On Top In Hip Hop’ and also ‘Who Won The Beef? Was It Jay-Z or Nas, Big or Pac, Game or Gunit, or was it Kim Or Nicki‘ #ShishaWednesday‘s
Over the past few years the term ‘Illuminati’ has attached itself to many of our biggest Hip Hop and R&B stars that we have grown to love. Names such as Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West, Beyonce and many others have been plagued with the idea that they are part of the secret society known as the ‘Illunminati’ But do you believe the theories? Do you really think that the Illuminati has taken over the music scene? Well we at Say-Somethin.Com debates the fact in this weeks #ShishaWednesday. Peep the video after the jump and have your say!
Episode 2 of our weekly #ShishaWednesday’s video debates the issue of subliminal shots in Hip Hop music. Many state that if the name isn’t thrown then the shot doesn’t count, Many state it’s a bitch move to drop a subliminal shot to another artist and many believe it’s an artistic way to generate rivalry in music using dope word play against the competition or enemy for that matter. What do you think? was Common right to come at Drake side ways with his subliminal diss on ‘Sweet’? Was Jay-Z right to drop a ‘Lucky Lefty’ line at Baby? Watch the debate and have your say in the comments or via Youtube and don’t forget to Like the video too.
The moment everyone has been waiting for, the first exclusive shots of Blue Ivy Carter Daughter of Jay-Z and Beyonce were published online by the Carter family via their new Tumblr page similar to how Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon first showed their babies late last year. The Carter family had this to say;
Check out more exclusive photos from the couple after the jump!
Jay-Z performed his historic set at Carnegie Hall in New York which he spoke about in our previous post. He became the first rapper to ever headline at the venue, And second rapper to ever perform at the event after Wyclef in 2000. He performed ‘Glory’ for his new daughter Blue Ivy who he shares with with Singer Beyonce who was also in attendance. He also performed ’99 Problem’ and ‘New York State Of Mind’ W/ Nas. Watch the historic footage below after the jump!