Back in March 2017 Westside Gunn and Conway The Machine made history as the first Hip-Hop act, from Buffalo, to sign with a major label by signing with Shady Records. The deal was huge for the underground duo and had a lot of great opportunities linked to it with, the main one being, a co-sign from on the cultures biggest artists Eminem. Over 3 and … Continue reading On The Line: Griselda/Shady – The Biggest Winners and Losers.
Former Jersey, Channel Islands, Hip-Hop artist Eddy West proudly presents, his brand new podcast, ‘The Point Of Discussion’. The podcast has local guests, from all different walks of life, to discuss various topics that relate to the people of Jersey. Episode 1’s guest is, former Jersey Senator, Stuart Syvret discussing his imprisonment, the States of Jersey and many other great topics!!! Definitely an explosive interview … Continue reading On The Line: The P.O.D with Eddy West – Ep. 1 with Stuart Syvret
A double whammy of dope Hip-Hop for #NewMusicFriday courtesy of new albums from Action Bronson and eLZhi. Stream ‘Only For Dolphins’ here – Action Bronson – Only For Dolphins Stream ‘Seven Times Down Eight Times Up’ here – eLZhi – Seven Times Down Eight Times Up Continue reading Audio Dope: Action Bronson ‘Only For Dolphins’ + eLZhi ‘Seven Times Down Eight Times Up’ (iTunes Stream)
R.A.W Media recently spoke with upcoming UK Hip-Hop artist Gemiini to find out more about about him, his thoughts on the current state of Hip-Hop and what his future plans are!!! Give us a bit of background on yourself? My name is Chris Wilson AKA Gemiini, A/K/A Thisisgemiini (https://www.facebook.com/ThisIsGemiini/). I am 23 years old and I’m a singer, rapper, songwriter based in Thurrock, Essex. I … Continue reading On The Line: Gemiini Interview (UK Hip-Hop)
Every year Hip-Hop websites, blogs, and other media outlets, celebrate the anniversary of Nas’s debut album ‘Illmatic’, with out fail, due to it’s status as one of the greatest Hip-Hop albums to ever drop! A true classic in the eyes of many critics and fans!!! Nas’s debut was indeed a phenomenal album featuring top notch production from the likes of Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Q-Tip, … Continue reading On The Line: ‘God’s Son’ – Nas’s True Classic.
It has been reported that L.A Hip-Hop artist Nipsey Hussle has been shot dead outside of his ‘Marathon Clothing’ store. The 33-year-old was shot a number of times, and was pronounced dead on arrival at hospital, the Los Angeles Times reported. Two others were also reportedly wounded in the shooting as well. His recent album, ‘Victory Lap’, was recently nominated for ‘Best Rap Album’ … Continue reading ON THE LINE: Nipsey Hussle shot dead in Los Angeles (R.I.P Nipsey)
It’s crazy to think that United Elementz has officially been waving the flag for the Hip-Hop culture in Jersey, Channel Islands, for 5 years!!! Half a decade people!!! We couldn’t hit our 5th birthday without dropping a few lines about ourselves and just how far we’ve come over the years!!! Set up by Jersey Hip-Hop artist, B-Eazy, and Graf artist, SAO2971, on March 8th, 2014, … Continue reading On The Line: Half-A-Clip – 5 Years of United Elementz
So last time I checked in, with my ‘End of an Era: What’s Next for BBC’s ‘The Rap Show’ article, the BBC’s Radio 1, and 1Xtra, Rap Show had no host and previous host, Charlie Sloth, was laying low after getting fired from the BBC. Well a fair bits changed since then. In November the BBC announced the new host of the Radio 1, and … Continue reading ON THE LINE – The New Era: The Return of The ‘Rap Show(s)’
Today marks the 45th Birthday of The Outlaw Don Bruce “Hussein Fatal” Washington. Bruce Edward Washington, Jr. (April 3, 1973 – July 10, 2015) better known by his stage name, Hussein Fatal, was an American rapper and member of the hip hop group Outlawz. He was best known for his collaborative work with Tupac Shakur, as a member of Outlaw Immortalz. Nawfside Outlaw Exclusive Tribute … Continue reading Born Legendary – Hussein Fatal (Tribute)
WWE’s Jonathan Coachman has spectacularly responded to being implicated in sexual harassment claims filed against ESPN. The Raw commentator took to Twitter to answer a question directed at him about the claims, filed yesterday by the sportscaster’s former host Adrienne Lawrence. In a series of vehement tweets, Coachman mentioned that he was “seething”, claiming that he has “never been more offended in my life.” He further … Continue reading WWE’s Jonathan Coachman responds to sexual harassment claim