Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Punch (TDE) – Untitled

Top Dawg Entertainment has helped build flagship in artists in not only the West Coast, but hip-hop as a whole with Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Jay Rock and Ab-Soul. With newcomers SZA and Isaiah Rashad just now getting their feet wet in the game for the masses, TDE’s Presidente Punch decides to unleash a solo track.

Friday, June 27th, 2014

E-40 Opens Up About Calling Off A Hit On Biggie

E-40 stopped by the Complex office and shared a couple stories with their team. One in particular was about the time he called of a hit on Notorious B.I.G. There had been some tension between the two rappers and their respective coasts. Cooler heads prevailed as the West Coast OG made sure that Biggie made it through California safe.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Vancouver Bike Rave 2014

Get your bike decked out in glow sticks, flashing lights and anything glowy because Bike Rave 2014 is happening again on Saturday, July 5th, 2014. Ride into the night to the beats of electronic dance music at Vancouver’s most anticipated and loved cycling event.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

August Alsina ft Pusha T – FML | Music Video

The video paints a picture of a dark story, using various symbolic references, such as multiple camera shots and significant clothing. August is seen multiple times burning money, sending the message that money isn’t everything and can’t make you happy.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Usher ft Juicy J – I Don’t Mind

Usher finds love in the strip club on the Dr. Luke-produced “I Don’t Mind” featuring Juicy J. On the follow-up to “Good Kisser,” the R&B kingpin sings the praises of a stripper, who knows how to shake her money maker, but still comes home to him.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Kendrick Lamar, Hip-Hop’s Newest Old-School Star by NY Times

The New York Times and writer Lizzy Goodman recently unveiled an in-depth profile of Kendrick Lamar – peeling back the layers on one of the most promising emcees in hip-hop – utilizing insights from the likes of Pharrell Williams, Eminem and more.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Mishon – Legal Tender | Music Video

“Legal Tender” is journey into a girls’ life that eventually becomes troubled. Through time she gives up on love, family and goes into a haunting future that puts money over self worth. She goes through stages of domestic violence and prostitution for worldly and material possessions. “Legal Tender” gives the audience a realistic depiction of what goes on in the lives of many young women. Although it exposes the dangers of prostitution as well as domestic violence, it also sheds light to a promising future where young girls can achieve success and true love if they veer away from a dangerous lifestyle.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Eric Bellinger ft Ma$e – I Don’t Want Her | Remix

Eric Bellinger takes a trip to Harlem World on his latest collaboration with Ma$e. Following his appearance on Ma$e’s single “Nothing,” the Compton singer-songwriter taps the former Bad Boy for the first of three remixes to his Kris Kross-sampled single “I Don’t Want Her.”

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Trey Songz – Trigga [Album Stream]

R&B singer-songwriter and rapper Trey Songz will be returning for the ladies with his highly-anticipated sixth studio album Trigga. The project’s had various hit-singles in the likes of “Na Na,” “SmartPhones,” and most recently with that “Foreign.” The album is out July 1st but you can preview the album after the JUMP…

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Trey Songz – Change Your Mind | Music Video

Just in time for summer, Trey Songz celebrates the pretty girls all around the world in the feel-good video for “Change Your Mind.” The ladies’ man posts up at a rooftop party in New York City and parties the night away with his homies and plenty of beautiful ladies.