Artist like Snoop, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E set the tone for the West Coast when it comes to music but now times are changing. The young kids are jerkin’, dougin’ and swaggin’ to this new jawn called “Toot It and Boot It”. Not so sure how we feel about kids chanting “Toot It and Boot It” at their high school graduation… SMH!!! Continue »
Singer/songwriter Dave Young has been flourishing behind the scenes as a songwriter for the likes of Mary J. Blige, Letoya Luckett and Faith Evans. Now, after touring alongside Blige as part of her Breakthrough tour, Young is ready for the spotlight as the marquee artist on Blige’s Matriarch label. Check out our interview with him below Continue »
In the fashion industry, twin sisters Coco & Breezy exemplify the importance of individuality as designers and entrepreneurs. At the ripe age of nineteen they’ve already cultivated a line of sunglasses and accessories that can be seen on red carpets and in music videos. Continue
Since Erykah Badu modeled her vibrant pieces in Giant magazine’s February 2008 issue, the designer and founder of Boxing Kitten, Maya Lake, has not been short of word-of-mouth publicity and celebrity buzz from the likes of Solange, Alicia Keys and Rihanna. For more on Maya…Continue
Def Jam may have a winner with new signee — Mississippi rapper Big K.R.I.T. (King Remembered In Time) who is already drawing comparisons to classic Southern hiphop acts like UGK and 8Ball and MJG. BOSSIP was in the building for K.R.I.T.’s first show in Atlanta this Saturday, pop the hood for a taste of the show Continue »
Range is the newest addition to the Star Roc/Roc Nation family, a singer, songwriter and producer discovered by the superstar production duo Stargate. Pop the hood for more details on Range and to download his DJ Drama hosted mixtape. Continue »
At 6’6″ Canada-born, Los Angeles-based hip-hop artist/producer Shane Eli definitely towers over the competition. The producer behind Diggy Simmons’ single “What They Been Waiting For,” Shane has performed as an opening act for Common, Talib Kweli, Ludacris and Ciara and is now looking to take his own career to the next level. Pop the hood to hear his first single “Grey Area” Continue »
Def Jam may be onto something with their “New Black Kid On The Block” Khalil. The 15-year-old singer from Atlanta is definitely a looker and there is something about his voice that sounds kind of familiar. Pop the hood to listen to his single “Girlfriend Ringtone” and let us know if you can figure out what it is. Continue »
Nicole Lyons is doing big things in the NHRA circuit and for black women globally. By winning, challenging stereotypes and by being a banger that is so easy on the eyes… Nicole has nowhere to go but the top.
We got the scoop on Nicole and MORE bangin’ pictures.
Pop the top and peep the interview and pictorial Continue »
STS is an Atlanta-Philly MC who has been touring with the Roots. He caught our attention with his “Demand More 2″ mixtape and we figured we’d share. Pop the hood to watch his video for “Sole Music” Continue »
Tydis is linked up with Trak Starz, who are Grammy award winning producers. The new video is called “Make Me Say” and features the New Boyz. The Track Starz say this about the youngster:
“Tydis will be the next biggest artist, he represents the future of where artist will be.”
What do you all think?
Is The Video And Song Bangin or Bullsh*t?