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!
Brooklyn Babs Aka Babs Bunny chopped it up with Say Somethin’ while on her promotion tour for ‘Queen Of The Ring’. During the interview Babs talks candidly about her new projects including her Mixtapes ‘Wave Music’ ‘Astronomical’ and ‘Back 2 Life’ and her movement in pushing female hip hop to the limit in the Worlds first ever all female battle league ‘Queen Of The Ring’
“No Cup Cake Rhyming I put Them Out With Some Of The Dudes Out Here Today”
Make no mistake Babs is a force not to be reckoned with as she proves below in her Twitter freestyle:
Babs discussed her friendship with Mysonne (Who we will also be interviewing on Saturday) while speaking on the cypher which caused quite a buzz on World star Hip hop a few years back
“I Like To Get In A Cypher With The Dudes Cause I Like To Show My Skills, I Love Female Rappers But I really Don’t Wanna Be In A Cypher With 6 Of Them Sh*t’s, Like I Wanna Be In A Cypher With 6 Other Dudes And I Just Destroy All Of Em”
The late British Jazz and soul singer Amy Winehouse had many unreleased tracks she recorded over the years before her untimely death a few months ago. Her record company have put these songs together to release ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures’ on December 5th. This album will include the Nas assisted track ‘Like Smoke’, Check out the first video for ‘Our Day Will Come’ after the jump!