The iPod Shuffle

The iPod Shuffle – Maino’s “All The Above”

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Looking back at the uplifting single from Brooklyn's scarred OG and Teddy Pain.


Maino Ft. T.I. + French Montana – “Watch Me Do It”


NYC's guardian angel Maino links up with T.I. and French Montana for the new cut


Maino Ft. Jadakiss – “What Happened” Video

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"Years of subpar Hip-Hop has infected the brains of the masses. A zombie like plague has the city under siege."

What's Beef?

Maino Punks Trinidad Jame$ On The Phone?

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Not hardly, at least not by my estimation.

What's Beef?

Trinidad Jame$ – “L.I.A.A.R.$. (“Lame$ is Alway$ Acting Real…..$ure)”

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Even with Maino's Thunderclap Hand of God™ casting a shadow over his entire existence, T. Jame$ ain't sweating.

What's Beef?

Trinidad Jame$ Proclaims Atlanta Is The King Of New York

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Move over Kendrick, there's a new king of NYC in town.

Uncle Murda

The Cypher: Notorious B.I.G. Tribute Featuring A Slew of New York Rappers

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BET and New York's Hot 97 rounded up a who's who in the New York rap scene to pay homage to the late, great Notorious B.

#Jay Z

Surviving The Struggle: 20 Motivational Rap Songs

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Rap's full of obnoxious boasts and rants of wanting life's finer things.

Sex Drugs & Video Games

David Banner Feat. Maino – “Castles In Brooklyn” Video


If David Banner isn’t down South, he’s chilling in Brooklyn, where he links up with Maino for “Castles in Brooklyn,” another song from the impending Sex, Drugs & Video Games due later this month.

the monkees

3.1 The Cooler

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Shelly & Simfony Brooks Monkees Star Davy Jones Dies At Age 66 [USA Today] An Oral History Of The Malice At The Palace [Grantland] How Much Nicki Minaj Is Talent vs Barbie'd Blinking Gimmick.


Rick Ross Tops MTV’s “Hottest MCs” List

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The NBA's TV schedule today was fantastic from start to finish* and caused me to ignore any of the stirrings in rap until tonight, where I found Twitter ablaze regarding MTV's "Hottest MCs" finale.


MTV’s 2011 “Hottest MC’s” = FAIL

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If MTV hasn't lost its credibility in your eyes by now, their nominees for the "Hottest MC's In The Game VII" might be the tipping point.


Maino Feat. PUSH! Montana – “Last Of The Mohicans” Video


With black flags stashed in the back pocket of their indigo denim, Maino and PUSH! are doing BK proud by riding through the streets like Indians at high noon -- in a Bentley.


Maino – I Am Who I Am Mixtape


Dubbed as "the album before the album," Maino partners with DJ Green Lantern and DJ Infamous to release his I Am Who I Am mixtape.

#LeBron James

1.25 The Cooler

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Kameco Cuaolo Spike Lee Speaks Out On Lack Of Diversity In Film [News One] Maino Addresses His Past Relationship With Lil’ Kim on “I Still Love You” [Miss Info] Tracy Morgan Blames Lex Luthor For Health Problems [The Urban Daily] Why Men Sleep [The Awl] Nike Air Foamposite One for LeBron James [TSG] What Happened To The American Protest Song.


Maino – “2012 Predictions”

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As has been the case since 2009, Maino is ushering in the new year with his yearly peeks into the future.


1.6 The Cooler

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Adriana Sage Nick Cannon Hospitalized: What Causes Kidney Failure.

The Day After Tomorrow

Maino Feat. Robbie Nova – “That Could Be Us”


It was only a matter of time before Maino's record label, Millennium Records, poisoned his mind into doing something like this.

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