Emcee, Events, Lifestyle, Media

First Listen: Jay-Z – Magna Carta Holy Grail

After causing an unprecedented buzz a few weeks ago with a marketing campaign that was as indelible as it was game-changing, Jay-Z’s latest album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, dropped late Wednesday night in a huge way.  Remember that one bit about a million Samsung users getting early access to the album via Android app?  Well, […]

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Issues

The Top 20 Summer BBQ Hip Hop Anthems

Okay, so you’ve got your grilling game right.  And yeah you’ve got a cooler full of cold drank.  And of course, you have all the homies coming through.  Cypher complete right?  Not quite, player.  Because what’s a summer bbq without the proper music to serve as the official soundtrack to it?  Now since we at […]

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Emcee, Lifestyle

When Legends and The Future Collide

Something’s brewing in the hip-hop world as Nas, Jay-Z, Timbaland and Justin Timberlake are seen conversing in the studio. In another instance, we see Eminem and Royce Da 5’9 have a meeting of the minds with Black Hippy (Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, Schoolboy-Q, and Jay Rock). Mind blown.

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Rock the Bells 2012 Launch Party

The 5th Element crew was privileged enough to have attended the amazing Rock The Bells 2012 Launch Party last week at The House of Blues on Sunset. After a couple of libations at the open bar, and some tasty finger food, we set our sights to the HOB stage. The discussion panel was about to […]

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