Category Archives: Interview

“I was actually black before the election. So…”

After making a Jay-Z-at-the-VMA’s-WWF-style entrance, Real Talk Barack sits down with David Letterman and addresses the many racism cards being played in the US health care fiasco.

Fashawn on Distortion 2 Static

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Mr. Fresno speaks on his sound and his start. One month until Boy Meets World.

The Cool Kids on Pyramid West

After a performance of some catalogues from The Bake Sale and Gone Fishin’, The Cool Kids speak to The Baroness on their upcoming album and the downfall of Facebook.

Blu & Pharoahe Monch Speak On Shafiq En’ A-Free-Ka

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While Monch was in Blu’s studio for a jam session, the two went on record to talk about SA-RA Creative Partner Shafiq Husayn’s album, out 10/6.

KiD CuDi | Album Walk-Through x “Hip Hop Hooray 2009”

Scotty stopped by French Hip-Hop station Generations FM to walk fans through the album track-by track.
Below, observe CuDi’s ability to switch the style up when Peter Rosenberg drops the beat from Naughty By Nature’s “Hip Hop Hooray”.

DOWNLOAD | KiD Cudi – Hip Hop Hooray 2009

Kid Cudi on Ciph & Rosenberg


Cudder drops by Hot97 for an interview and a Dilla-beat freestyle dubbed “Cuditastic”.

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Jay-Z on Letterman

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Well, my mother named me Shawn ‘cuz when I was born to her it was her right.
Ahhh got ‘im! This is a different side to the mellowed out Jay we’ve been seeing in all the MTV interviews. Honestly, who knew he could be so funny? Hov & “Dave-Z” talk the album, the name “Shawn”, the Brooklyn Nets, and the Lebron-Shaq Cavaliers.