Nas’ Illmatic XX Album – “Celebrate What God’s Son Brought To Rap These Past 20 Years”
Could your music stash use a boost? Tired of listening to the same old tunes? Need some vintage hip-hop with a modern twist?
Nas is releasing a special 20th anniversary edition of his iconic album Illmatic, appropriately titled Illmatic XX. This exclusive collection will feature several rare remixes, unreleased demos and freestyles to commemorate the anniversary. Illmatic XX is available tomorrow. Today, check out the top five reaons this is a must-own! Make sure to read each reason for a chance to win your own copy!
Big Sean – Hall Of Fame
Detroit’s own Big Sean has seen his stock rise over the course of the past few years and is one of the higher profile artist for this new era in Hip Hop. As a member of the Kanye West helmed G.O.O.D Music crew and a Def Jam Records signee, Sean is in a great space right now. Fresh off the release of his controversial “Control” record which featured Kendrick Lamar and Jay Electronica, Sean has reached household name status. With his sophomore release on deck, Sean Don addresses his most personal issues to date along with some key hit records that are sure to further his rise to stardom.
Here are the SOHH.com 5 Reasons to download Hall Of Fame.
Jay-Z – Magna Carta Holy Grail
Jay-Z’s twelfth album was released on July 4th – Independence Day to much fanfare and discussion. The Brooklyn emcee is responsible for taking Hip Hop culture to heights unimaginable throughout his career. Using an innovative approach with this release, the celebration of success and a higher standard of living described on the LP is a result of hard work, focus and pure talent. At this point, his only competition may be the man in the mirror.
In what may be one of his most diverse releases to date, here are the SOHH.com 5 Reasons to download “Magna Carta Holy Grail”.
Chris B’s Girl Flaunts Her Bikini, Nas Celebrates Destiny’s 19th B-Day, KimYe Baby Update
Moody Monday. It’s a day filled with different moods, starting with Chris Brown‘s girlfriend Karrueche Tran turning back into the spotlight and hitting the beach. Speaking of relationships, Nas helped his daughter begin her final teenage year with a special 19th birthday. With birth still on your mind, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially parents and they have had enough visitors to confirm it. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.
Keri Addresses Pregnancy Rumors, The End Of Twerking Is Near, Nas Dating White Female Rapper?
Twerking Tuesday. It’s a day filled with twerking and working, so why not start things off with Keri Hilson addressing the idea that some twerking may have gotten her knocked up? Speaking of twerking, have we finally seen its last days? He might not have Kelis anymore, but could Nas have a thing for another musician? All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.