THE SITE IS OFFICIALLY CLOSED :)

Thank you for all of your love and support since October 2013. We have decided to officially close the site and won’t be doing any more posts.

The site will remain up for those of you who have been featured and would still like to share your work.

A lot of you all have been asking what sparked the decision and we’d like to leave it at.. “It’s just time.”

We may or may not return. This may or may not be a hiatus.

Cheers,

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Pusha T Talks Presidency, Activism in Hip-Hop, and New Album [By Kiyya K]

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It’s been 13 years since we first got acquainted with Def Jam Recording artist, Pusha T.

When Clipse stepped onto the scene with, “Grinding” it caused a “disruption” in the Hip-hop world, as proclaimed by the G.O.O.D. Music President himself.

With more than a decade passed since his first project, Pusha remains relevant in the culture, through other avenues and opportunities that have presented themselves over the years.

Tuesday, Pusha T took some time to chat with a few DJs and journalists on the Def Jam Conference Call, about what’s next for him as a rapper and an executive.  Continue reading