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Elijah Blake's Debut Digital EP "Drift" Available Everywhere Now!

Download Elijah Blake’s debut digital EP “Drift” available on both iTunes and Google Play now! Download Drift on iTunes now:…

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Download Logic's "Driving Ms. Daisy" on Google Play!

  Download Logic’s singe “Driving Ms. Daisy” featuring Childish Gambino on Google Play now! http://smarturl.it/gDrivingMsDaisy Logic’s debut album Under Pressure…

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Vince Staples Interview with XclusivesZone

Check out Vince Staples’ latest interview with xclusivezone.net discussing how it is to be signed to Def Jam, his upcoming…

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YG - "Do It To Ya" ft. TeeFlii

Check out the new video for YG’s “Do It To Ya” off his album My Krazy Life, available now.

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Since 1984: Jay-Z Released "Vol. 2...Hard Knock Life" on September 29, 1998

  On this day September 29th, 1998 Jay-Z released his third studio album “Vol. 2…Hard Knock Life” on Roc-a-fella Records/Def…

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Def Jam 30

Since 1984: Method Man & Redman Release "Blackout!" on September 28, 1999

Blackout! is the debut album by hip hop artists Method Man & Redman. It is the first full-length release by…

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Def Jam 30

Since 1984: Shawnna "Worth Tha Weight" Released September 28, 2004

On this day September 28, 2004 Shawnna released her debut album “Worth Tha Weight” on DTP/Def Jam Recordings. #DefJam30 “Let’s…

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Since 1984: Redman Performs "Blow Your Mind" on In Living Color

On this day September 27th in 1992, Redman performed his song “Blow Your Mind” off his debut “Whut? Thee Album”…

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Jhené Aiko Interview with HardknockTV Part 2

http://www.hardknock.tv Exclusive in-depth interview with Jhene Aiko. In part 2 Jhene talks to Nick Huff Barili about the cathartic release…

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Logic "Under Pressure" Deluxe Album Cover

Check out the cover art for the deluxe edition of Logic‘s upcoming debut album Under Pressure! While the standard version…

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Since 1984: Ludacris Releases "Release Therapy" on September 26, 2006

On this day in Def Jam Recordings history, Ludacris released Release Therapy his sixth studio album on Def Jam Recordings….

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Russell Simmons & Rick Rubin On the Birth of Def Jam Recordings Part 4

In the final segment, Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin riff on the birth of Slick Rick and what he meant…

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Hypetrak: Vince Staples - The Observer

Not since the Snoop Dogg and Daz days has Long Beach had such a promising talent. Vince Staples may barely…

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Tracklist for Logic's "Under Pressure" Album

Logic took to social media yesterday to reveal the tracklist for his upcoming debut album Under Pressure. Check out the…

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Jhene Aiko Performs at VitaminWater #uncapped

Check out footage and photos of Jhené Aiko performing at VitaminWater x The Fader #Uncapped this past week in Philadelphia….

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Vince Staples "Hell Can Wait" Album Cover Revealed

Check out the cover for Vince Staples’ debut EP “Hell Can Wait”, available everywhere October 7th!

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Vince Staples Freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Vince Staples stopped by Sway in the Morning and gets put on the spot to freestyle. Of course, you know…

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Watch Alesso's Interview with Thump

Alesso recently sat with Thump to discuss his recent signing to Def Jam Recordings, his new single “Heroes (We Could…

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Young Jeezy Performs "Holy Ghost" on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Check out Jeezy on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night performing his single “Holy Ghost” off the new album “Seen it…

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Common Announces European Tour Dates

Common has announced that he will be performing in Europe in the month of November. Check out the dates and…

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CRWN with Elliott Wilson featuring Big K.R.I.T. October 1st

We’re proud to announce Big K.R.I.T. for the next #CRWN, presented by vitaminwater®. The interview goes down Wednesday, October 1…

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Common Explains The Business Of 'Conscious Rap'

Common sits down with Forbes magazine to raise awareness about how social issues can sometimes be a lucrative activity. Common’s…

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GQ's "Most Expensivest Shit" with 2 Chainz

GQ recently linked up with 2 Chainz to get his take on experiencing some of the worlds “Most Expensivest Shit”…

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Def Jam 30

Since 1984: EPMD - "Back in Business" Released on September 23, 1997

On this day in Def Jam Recordings history, EPMD released their return album after breaking up 5 years prior in…

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Releases

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Logic: Under Pressure (Deluxe)

Logic

Under Pressure (Deluxe)

Pre-order Logic’s debut album “Under Pressure”, Available everywhere October 21st!

Elijah Blake: Drift

Elijah Blake

Drift

Download Elijah Blake’s debut EP “Drift” Available Everywhere Now!

Big Sean: "I Don

Big Sean

"I Don't F**k With You"

Big Sean’s new single “I Dont F**k With You” featuring E-40 Available Everywhere Now!

Rick Ross: "Elvis Presley Blvd"

Rick Ross

"Elvis Presley Blvd"

Download Rick Ross’ new single “Elvis Presely Blvd” feautring Project Pat, available now!

Logic: "Under Pressure"

Logic

"Under Pressure"

Download Logic’s new single, “Under Pressure” now!

Alesso : "Heroes" Ft. Tove Lo

Alesso

"Heroes" Ft. Tove Lo

Download Alesso’s brand new single, “Heroes” ft. Tove Lo!

Jhené Aiko: Souled Out

Jhené Aiko

Souled Out

Download Jhene Aiko’s debut album, Souled Out now on iTunes, Amazon & Google Play!

Alesso : "Tear The Roof Up"

Alesso

"Tear The Roof Up"

Download Alesso’s new track, “Tear The Roof Up” now on Beatport

Vince Staples: "Hands Up"

Vince Staples

"Hands Up"

Download Vince Staples new single, “Hands Up” Available Everywhere Now!

Jeezy: Seen It All

Jeezy

Seen It All

Download Young Jeezy’s new album, Seen It All Available Everywhere Now!

Def Jam: VH1 Love and Hip Hop Soundtrack

VH1 Love and Hip Hop Soundtrack

Download The VH1 Love and Hip Hop Soundtrack now on iTunes & Amazon!

Vince Staples: "Blue Suede"

Vince Staples

"Blue Suede"

Download Vince Staples new single, “Blue Suede” off his upcoming EP, “Hell Can Wait”

August Alsina: "No Love (Remix)" Ft. Nicki Minaj

August Alsina

"No Love (Remix)" Ft. Nicki Minaj

Download August Alsina’s “No Love (Remix)’ featuring Nicki Minaj!

Big K.R.I.T.: "Pay Attention" Ft. Rico Love

Big K.R.I.T.

"Pay Attention" Ft. Rico Love

Download Big K.R.I.T.’s new single, “Pay Attention” featuring Rico Love

Common: Nobody

Common

Nobody's Smiling

Download Common’s new album, “Nobody’s Smiling” on iTunes & Amazon!

Jhené Aiko: "The Pressure"

Jhené Aiko

"The Pressure"

Download Jhene Aiko’s new track, “The Pressure” on iTunes now!

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Common: "Diamonds" Ft. Big Sean

Common

"Diamonds" Ft. Big Sean

Download Common’s new track, “Diamonds” featuring Big Sean now on iTunes & Amazon!

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Maejor Ali : “Me and My Team” Ft. Trey Songz & Kid Ink

Maejor Ali

“Me and My Team” Ft. Trey Songz & Kid Ink

Download Maejor Ali’s new single, “Me and My Team” featuring Trey Songz & Kid Ink on iTunes now! 

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Jeezy: "Seen It All" Ft. JAY Z

Jeezy

"Seen It All" Ft. JAY Z

Download Jeezy’s new single, “Seen It All” featuring JAY Z now on iTunes!

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Jhené Aiko: "To Love & Die" Ft. Cocaine 80s

Jhené Aiko

"To Love & Die" Ft. Cocaine 80s

Download Jhene Aiko’s new single, “To Love & Die” ft. Cocaine 80s

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Teyana Taylor: "Maybe" Ft. Pusha T & Yo Gotti

Teyana Taylor

"Maybe" Ft. Pusha T & Yo Gotti

Download Teyana Taylor’s new single, “Maybe” featuring Pusha T & Yo Gotti on iTunes

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Common: "Kingdom" Ft. Vince Staples

Common

"Kingdom" Ft. Vince Staples

Download Common’s new single, “Kingdom” featuring Vince Staples on Itunes & Amazon!

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Jeremih: "Don

Jeremih

"Don't Tell' Em" Ft. YG

Download Jeremih’s new single, “Don’t Tell’ Em” featuring YG on iTunes now!

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Jeezy: "Me Ok"

Jeezy

"Me Ok"

Download Jeezy’s new single, “Me Ok” on iTunes

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Hong Kong, Hong Kong AsiaWorld-Arena
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New York, NY B.B. King Blues Club and Grill
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Charlotte, NC Amos' Southend
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New Haven, CT Toad's Place
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Chattanooga, TN Chattanooga Convention Center
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Houston, TX Bayou Music Center
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Stockton, CA Stockton Arena
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Washington, DC Howard Theatre
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Savannah, GA Savannah State University
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August Alsina

Greenville, SC Greenville Event Center
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2 Chainz

Atlanta, GA Georgia Dome
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Mariah Carey

Mihama Ward, Japan Makuhari Messe
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Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts
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Mariah Carey

Yokohama-Shi, Japan Yokohama Arena
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Big K.R.I.T.

New York, NY Highline Ballroom
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Cambridge, MA Middle East
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Big K.R.I.T.

Montreal, Canada Cabaret Underworld
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Iggy Azalea

Nashville, TN Vanderbilt Univ Memorial Gymnasium
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Juelz Santana

Toronto, Canada The Guvernment
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