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Desiigner And Ty Dolla $ign Join Pusha T On New Single, “Circles”
Pusha T is playing for keeps this time around.
One To Watch: Def Jam’s Jahkoy Drops “Odd Future”
One of Def Jam's latest recruits Jahkoy has released his new single "Odd Future."
Def Jam And Young Money Are The Most Successful Rap Record Labels
The most successful labels since 1989.
Music Industry Heavyweights Educate at The Deal Makers Conference
It was a big day this past weekend (Jan. 24) for unsigned artists, aspiring entrepreneurs, and music fans in Cleveland, Ohio. They were granted a…
Kevin Liles Shares Amazing Stories About Def Jam’s History On ‘The Combat Jack Show’
Power broker. Executive. Manager. Mogul. All of these titles apply to former Def Jam and Warner executive Kevin Liles. Known to offer a few gems…
New Music: Trinidad James feat. Young Scooter and Twista “Def Jam (Remix)”
Adding trapstar Young Scooter and the Chi-town's Twista to the remix, Trinidad James evokes the demons of every artist who was ever disgruntled with their…
Ja Rule, Ashanti, Irv Gotti’s Murda Inc Reunion At ‘Def Jam 30′
DMX And Swizz Beatz Set The Barclays Center On Fire For ‘Def Jam 30′
Watch: Russell Simmons & Rick Rubin Talk Def Jam’s Early Days
Def Jam & VFILES To Crown DJ Champion At 2014 New York Fashion Week
It's almost that time to crown one lucky turntablist the 2014 VFILES DJ Champion. In partnership with Def Jam Recordings, VFILES created a…
Jhene Aiko Reveals ‘Souled Out’ Cover and Release Date
Yesterday (Aug. 5) via Instagram, singer Jhene Aiko unveiled the cover art for her long awaited LP, Souled Out. She also revealed that we…
Teyana Taylor Joins August Alsina on Tour This Summer
Teyana Taylor is going on tour this summer—just not her own. We already reported that August Alsina will be hitting the road this…
Jhene Aiko Announces Album Release Date
Good news sailing souls, Jhene Aiko has announced a release date for her debut album Souled Out. RapUp reports that her Def Jam/Atrium project…
Russell Simmons is Creating A Rap Opera
Via VIBE Russell Simmons is putting on a new hat as creator of a Hip Hop opera titled "Cain and Abel."
Interview: Logic Talks New Album, The Biggest Misconceptions About Him, Being Biracial
Looks can be deceiving—just ask Def Jam signee Logic. The 24-year-old MC has fought against misconceptions most of his life because of his cream colored…
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Man Sexually Assaults Teen Then Forces Her Into River…
A good Samaritan found the teen with no pants on, on the side of the Bronx River Parkway near the river and took her Montefiore…
A Petition Asking POTUS To Grant Kwame Kilpatrick…
"He should pay for his wrongdoings, but 28 years in prison is just too excessive."
A Black High School Football Player Attacked By White…
"This is 2016, not 1916. This is America. This is a place where children should go to school and feel safe in their environment."
A Single Mother Fatally Shot By Police Was Five Months…
The 23-year-old mother who battled depression leaves behind three children ages 2, 3 and 5 years old.
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New York-Based Artists Honor Selena, Frida, Rita Moreno, & More In Photo Tribute
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