Everybody gets their beat jacked.
- Geek & Sci-Fi
Looking back at the uplifting single from Brooklyn's scarred OG and Teddy Pain.
Putting the city on their back.
NYC's guardian angel Maino links up with T.I. and French Montana for the new cut
<em>"Years of subpar Hip-Hop has infected the brains of the masses. A zombie like plague has the city under siege."</em>
Even with Maino's Thunderclap Hand of God™ casting a shadow over his entire existence, T. Jame$ ain't sweating.
Move over Kendrick, there's a new king of NYC in town.
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.
Rap's full of obnoxious boasts and rants of wanting life's finer things.
If <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/david-banner">David Banner</a> isn’t down South, he’s chilling in Brooklyn, where he links up with <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/maino">Maino</a> for “Castles in Brooklyn,” another song from the impending Sex, Drugs & Video Games due later this month.
Shelly & Simfony Brooks Monkees Star Davy Jones Dies At Age 66 <a href="http://content.usatoday.com/communities/entertainment/post/2012/02/monkees-star-davy-jones-dies-at-age-66/1#.T06c3PWjn8l">[USA Today]</a> An Oral History Of The Malice At The Palace <a href="http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/7612311/an-oral-history-malice-palace">[Grantland]</a> How Much Nicki Minaj Is Talent vs Barbie'd Blinking Gimmick.
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.
If MTV hasn't lost its credibility in your eyes by now, <a href="http://www.mtv.com/specials/hottest/mc/index.jhtml">their nominees</a> for the "Hottest MC's In The Game VII" might be the tipping point.
With black flags stashed in the back pocket of their indigo denim, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/maino">Maino</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/push-montana">PUSH!</a> are doing BK proud by riding through the streets like Indians at high noon -- in a Bentley.
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.
Kameco Cuaolo Spike Lee Speaks Out On Lack Of Diversity In Film <a href="http://newsone.com/entertainment/nomul7/spike-lee-speaks-out-on-lack-of-diversity-in-film/">[News One]</a> Maino Addresses His Past Relationship With Lil’ Kim on “I Still Love You” <a href="http://www.missinfo.tv/index.php/maino-addresses-his-past-relationship-with-lil-kim-on-i-still-love-you/">[Miss Info]</a> Tracy Morgan Blames Lex Luthor For Health Problems <a href="http://theurbandaily.com/gossip-news/theurbandailystaff1/tracy-morgan-leaves-utah-oxygen-tank/">[The Urban Daily]</a> Why Men Sleep <a href="http://www.theawl.com/2012/01/why-men-sleep">[The Awl]</a> Nike Air Foamposite One for LeBron James <a href="http://theshoegame.com/articles/nike-air-foamposite-one-for-lebron-james.html">[TSG]</a> What Happened To The American Protest Song.
As has been the case since 2009, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/maino">Maino</a> is ushering in the new year with his yearly peeks into the future.
It was only a matter of time before Maino's record label, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aH8upEjhm0">Millennium Records</a>, poisoned his mind into doing something like this.