Emcee, Events

ILOVEMAKONNEN Announces “Loudest Of The Loud” Tour

What began as a past time would eventually pave the way for his life. For Makonnen, music is do or die. Starting with writing and producing in between shifts at his hotel day job in his hometown of Atlanta, GA, Makonnen (born Makonnen Sheran) decided to ditch his regular gig and focus solely on his […]

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Emcee

Watsky’s “All You Can Do World Tour” Comes Through North America

Internationally acclaimed slam poet-turned-rapper, George Watsky, has embarked on the North American leg of his All You Can Do World Tour. After performing on the last season of Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry in 2007, the quirky rapper has released several albums ranging from jazz-inspired sounds to silly lightening-speed rhymes. Consequently, it wasn’t until 2011 when […]

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DJ, Emcee, Events

Dilated Peoples – “Word of Mouth” Tour

Marking their triumphant return from an eight year hiatus, underground hip-hop legends, Dilated Peoples are back. The LA-based crew, consisting of Evidence, DJ Babu and Rakaa Iriscience are releasing a new LP, Directors of Photography, on August 12, and will be promoting the album on a North American Tour. The tour will span nineteen major […]

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Emcee, Events

J. Cole and the ‘Dollar & A Dream’ Tour

What can you do with a dollar and a dream?  For North Carolina emcee J. Cole, his possibilities have no bounds. Intended to promote today’s release of his sophomore album, Born Sinner, J. Cole began his ‘Dollar & A Dream’ tour last week.  Unlike other tours, J. Cole has taken a different approach to offer […]

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Issues

Asher Roth Pabst & Jazz Tour: The Viper Room Recap

(LOS ANGELES) On Friday December 30, Asher Roth stopped by The Viper Room on his Pabst & Jazz tour and The 5th Element Magazine was there to capture each moment.  The renown Sunset Strip venue welcomed hip-hop artists Midnite Theory, Robert Raimon Roy, Kosha Dillz, Luke Christopher and Asher Roth for an energetic show that […]

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