Ma$e Says ‘I’m Done With the Church’

mase in the placeBET reports that Ma$e has cut all ties with the church and is now devoting all of himself to music. TMZ reports that the Harlem rapper is no longer leading the El Elyon International Church, months after filing for divorce from wife Twyla Betha. Continue Reading →

Ma$e Tags Harlem Man Diddy, Kanye West, Rick Ross for New Album

062414-music-mase-tags-kanye-west-rick-ross-and-diddy-for-new-album-performsKanye West, Rick Ross and Diddy will be on Ma$e‘s new album, the former Bad Boy rapper-turned-pastor revealed in an interview with Atlanta’s Hot 107.9 during the station’s Birthday Bash concert this month. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Moguldom Studios’ ‘TheSwirl’ Today!

The_SwirlcopyOur friends at 135th St. Agency sends us info about Moguldom Studios kicking off their Summer 2014 with a series of groundbreaking and thought-provoking films including A Genius leaves The Hood, Gunland, The Swirl, Black Church, Inc., Bottoms Up and 72%. with their new executive producer and Harlem fave Barion Grant. Continue Reading →

Just Blaze On The Business Of Beats From Harlem To Hollywood (video)

just blaze in the beats roomWe love this video too, in this video interview, that’ is more of a workshop on creating music with the WSJ.com with Lee Hawkins in his studio.

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What’s New: “Satellites” Tassho Pearce, Featuring Kid Cudi (audio)

tassho-pearceThis time on What’s New it’s an emerging Hawai’i emcee that goes by the name of Tassho Pearce. Back in March, Tassho released a new song “Satellites” featuring Kid Cudi, produced by No I.D. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Gil Scott-Heron On TV One’s ‘Unsung’ (video)

gil scott on unsungOn Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10PM/ET TV One’s NAACP Image Award-winning hour-long music documentary Unsung features Harlemite Gil Scott-Heron. Continue Reading →

Ma$e Ft. Her, New “Why Can’t We” (audio)

mase new jammy go backMany cite Kanye West for birthing a generation of MCs, but it’s Ma$e who influenced him early on. After a lengthy hiatus, the former Bad Boy has since returned to rap and more importantly supplies us with a track today called “Why Can’t We.” Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday Teyana Taylor

teyanataylorcrookscastlesladiessHarlem’s Teyana Taylor, turns 23 on Tuesday. Taylor, a recording artist and an actress, was born Dec. 10, 1990, in Harlem. In 2012, she officially signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label and The Island Def Jam Music Group, after previously being signed to Interscope Records and Pharrell Williams’ Star Trak Entertainment. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Teyana Taylor Dropped From Adidas Contract

teyanataylorcrookscastlesladiessIt looks as though a Twitter beef with Rihanna has hurt Harlem’s Teyana Taylor’s pocket. Continue Reading →