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Best Thing on the Internet Today: The Beyoncé Surfboardt Soundboardt

Best Thing on the Internet Today: The Beyoncé Surfboardt Soundboardt

Vandal Arts February 24, 2014 0

From Instagram honeys hashtagging their morning selfies with #WokeUpLikeDis to “serfbort!” becoming a ritual-like chant in the club, Beyoncé’s new album has provided Generation Y with more quotables than 95% of Tumblr. Luckily for

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New Video: Saigon Feat. G. Martin “Best Mistake”

New Video: Saigon Feat. G. Martin “Best Mistake”

Vandal Arts January 22, 2014 0

First previewed on Monday night’s airing of Love & Hip-Hop NY, Saigon debuts the video for his latest single “Best Mistake.” Starring his one-year-old son “Lil’ B,” and mother Erica Jean, Saigon gives viewers

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Best News Of The Day: Outkast to Headline 2014 Governors Ball Festival (NYC)

Best News Of The Day: Outkast to Headline 2014 Governors Ball Festival (NYC)

Vandal Arts January 9, 2014 0

This is probably the best news East Coast rap fans have heard in 2014 so far. After announcing their official return at Coachella 2014, Outkast is also confirmed to be headlining Governor’s Ball in

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New Music: Saigon Feat. G. Martin “Best Mistake”

New Music: Saigon Feat. G. Martin “Best Mistake”

Vandal Arts December 9, 2013 0

On the new episode of Love & Hip-Hop which aired on Monday night, Saigon opened the show with his new single “Best Mistake.” Written for Erica Jean, the mother of their son, the song

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Kanye West, Drake, Jay Z, Eminem & Kendrick Lamar Make Rolling Stone’s “100 Best Songs of 2013″

Kanye West, Drake, Jay Z, Eminem & Kendrick Lamar Make Rolling Stone’s “100 Best Songs of 2013″

Vandal Arts December 4, 2013 0

It’s that time of the year again, folks: end of year lists are here. With the New Year fireworks fast approaching, music sites around the ‘net have been reflecting on and ranking the best

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Save the Best for Last: Nicki Minaj Goes Skin & Leather for Halloween

Save the Best for Last: Nicki Minaj Goes Skin & Leather for Halloween

Vandal Arts November 1, 2013 0

Trick-or-treat courtesy of Nicki Minaj. The Queen Barbie teased fans about her Halloween costumer on Twitter all day, and saved the best for last revealing her eye-popping “costume” on Instagram. Minaj poses in a

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Who Had the Best Halloween Costume This Year? Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose & More

Who Had the Best Halloween Costume This Year? Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose & More

Vandal Arts November 1, 2013 0

Although we all apparently missed the memo that blackface was totally cool and not in any way racially insensitive this year (we’ll let David Dennis explain), there were some pretty awesome Halloweens outfits on

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The Best BET Cypher Performances Since 2008

The Best BET Cypher Performances Since 2008

Vandal Arts October 17, 2013 0

By Andy B. (@aboynamedandy) Since introducing the segment back in 2006, the BET Cyphers have quickly (and ironically) become the biggest draw at the annual BET Hip-Hop Awards. Over the years, we’ve seen some

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Lady Gaga Previews R. Kelly “Do What U Want” Collaboration In New Best Buy Commercial

Lady Gaga Previews R. Kelly “Do What U Want” Collaboration In New Best Buy Commercial

Vandal Arts October 17, 2013 0

Lady Gaga continues to tease fans with previews of her upcoming ARTPOP album, due November 11. The latest teaser comes in Best Buy’s new commercial with Beats Radio. In the 31-second ad, Mother Monster

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The Best Man Holiday OST: R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Charlie Wilson, Emeli Sande and More

The Best Man Holiday OST: R. Kelly, Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Charlie Wilson, Emeli Sande and More

Vandal Arts October 16, 2013 0

It might feel a bit early to start thinking about Christmas, but don’t let too much time go by before you start shopping. If you need some holiday music to get you in the

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The Best Quotes From Last Night’s Kanye West vs. Jimmy Kimmel Face-off

The Best Quotes From Last Night’s Kanye West vs. Jimmy Kimmel Face-off

Vandal Arts October 10, 2013 0

Kanye West death stare! LOL. Kanye West’s appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live was set up as a mediation session after their confusing twitter “beef” of two weeks ago…what it ended up being was more

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Bandz A Make Her Smart: Juicy J Offers $50K Scholarship to “The Best Chick That Can Twerk”

Bandz A Make Her Smart: Juicy J Offers $50K Scholarship to “The Best Chick That Can Twerk”

Vandal Arts August 22, 2013 0

It’s never a dull moment with Juicy J, is it? As if making you play a stripper game to stream his upcoming album wasn’t trippy enough, Taylor Gang’s most turnt up is now offering

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Pusha T On Upcoming Album: “My Name Is My Name Is The Best Album Of The Year”

Pusha T On Upcoming Album: “My Name Is My Name Is The Best Album Of The Year”

Vandal Arts August 14, 2013 0

One Rap question that has yet to be answered this year, has to be “where is Pusha T’s album?” Continuing with his talk on Revolt TV, Pusha explains a bit of why My Name

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The Best Twitter Reactions to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control (HOF)” Verse

The Best Twitter Reactions to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control (HOF)” Verse

Vandal Arts August 13, 2013 0

A verse hasn’t gripped hip-hop fans like this in a long time. To summarize, ladies and gentleman, Kendrick Lamar showed up on Big Sean’s “Control (HOF)” to shatter the earth last night. His nearly

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Kicksdeals’ 20 Best Sneaker News Sites: Do You Agree?

Kicksdeals’ 20 Best Sneaker News Sites: Do You Agree?

Vandal Arts August 10, 2013 0

Just like the rap blogosphere, the online sneaker realm is over-saturated with thousands of copy and paste sites. While we love browsing for hours on end at the latest kicks, it can get mind

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Complex’s 20 Best Sneaker Releases of July

Complex’s 20 Best Sneaker Releases of July

Vandal Arts August 1, 2013 0

It’s been a good month for sneakerheads, particularly Jordan heads. And, August looks like it will be filled with more dope releases. Starting with the Jordan Fire Red 3s that drop this Saturday. Looking

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Best Thing You’ll Watch All Day: Action Bronson Performs “Strictly 4 My Jeeps” in a Nursing Home (Video)

Best Thing You’ll Watch All Day: Action Bronson Performs “Strictly 4 My Jeeps” in a Nursing Home (Video)

Vandal Arts July 31, 2013 0

I can’t think of a more hilarious cultural experiment than exposing old British ladies to hardcore American rap. That’s what exactly Noisey did when they booked Action Bronson to perform “Strictly 4 My Jeeps”

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Kanye West Calls “New Slaves” Best Rap Verse of All-Time

Kanye West Calls “New Slaves” Best Rap Verse of All-Time

Vandal Arts July 21, 2013 0

Kanye West kept the media talking this weekend. Following his brush up with the paparazzi at LAX airport in Los Angeles on Friday, Mr. West took to his Twitter account on Saturday to make

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J. Cole & Drake Go on a ‘Born Sinner’ Shopping Spree at Best Buy

J. Cole & Drake Go on a ‘Born Sinner’ Shopping Spree at Best Buy

Vandal Arts June 21, 2013 2

Shortly after rocking a packed crowd together at Irving Plaza on Wednesday night, J. Cole and Drake went on a quick shopping spree in New York City. The rap stars stopped by Best Buy

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Dru Hill & Blackstreet Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Dru Hill & Blackstreet Edition)

Vandal Arts April 23, 2013 0

Mister Cee brings us back to some R&B classics with this week’s “Best of Tuesdays” mix. Following 112 and Jagged Edge, plus TLC and Total, Hot 97′s own returns with the third installment of

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Dru Hill & Blackstreet Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Dru Hill & Blackstreet Edition)

Vandal Arts April 23, 2013 0

Mister Cee brings us back to some R&B classics with this week’s “Best of Tuesdays” mix. Following 112 and Jagged Edge, plus TLC and Total, Hot 97′s own returns with the third installment of

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Mase Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Mase Edition)

Vandal Arts April 9, 2013 0

From his days with Big L and Cam in Children of the Corn to being one of Kanye’s guest verse spitters, Ma$ e has been through a lot of and seen a lot. People

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Nardwuar vs. Pusha T: “Grindin,” NY to VA, and the Best Chicken Sandwich

Nardwuar vs. Pusha T: “Grindin,” NY to VA, and the Best Chicken Sandwich

Vandal Arts April 4, 2013 0

Nardwuar might have been the hardest working journalist at SXSW 2013. From Snoop Lion, Macklemore, Pro Era, and many more, the seasoned interviewer came with his A-game. We’re into April and he’s still rolling

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Mobb Deep Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Mobb Deep Edition)

Vandal Arts April 3, 2013 0

In celebration of their 20-yeat anniversary, Hot 97′s Mister Cee pays tribute to the Infamous Mobb Deep. From street anthems, features, and solo favorites, we take a trip to Queensbridge with an hour of

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The Best Video Clips From Dipset’s ‘Diplomatic Immunity’ 10-Yr Anniversary Concert

The Best Video Clips From Dipset’s ‘Diplomatic Immunity’ 10-Yr Anniversary Concert

Vandal Arts March 26, 2013 0

Yesterday, true Dipset fans celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the group’s debut album, Diplomatic Immunity. After a decade of rap groups appearing and disappearing, Cam, Jim, Juelz and Freeky still hold their mark in

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Mister Cee’s ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (M.O.P. & Onyx Edition)

Mister Cee’s ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (M.O.P. & Onyx Edition)

Vandal Arts March 20, 2013 0

After rocking with R&B trio’s last week, Mister Cee returns to gritty hardcore raps for his latest “Best of Tuesdays” mix. Keeping it New York, Hot 97′s own takes us back to the 90s

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Best of TLC and Total Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (Best of TLC and Total Edition)

Vandal Arts March 12, 2013 0

Mister Cee returns this week with our favorite “Best of Tuesdays” Hot 97 mix. Back in February, we first heard the first edition of Mister Cee’s I Miss R&B Groups with 112 and Jagged

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Listen: Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ (EPMD Edition)

Listen: Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ (EPMD Edition)

Vandal Arts March 5, 2013 0

After last week’s Ja-Rule edition of Mister Cee’s Best of Tuesdays for his Throwback at Noon Mix, the veteran DJ reached deep into his crates to honor EPMD. Cee spun classics, remixes and rarities

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ (Ja Rule Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ (Ja Rule Edition)

Vandal Arts February 27, 2013 0

Mister Cee is back this week! Hot 97′s own returns with his “Best of Tuesdays” mix during his ‘Throwback at Noon’ on-air slot. This time we head back to Queens as we go through

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Oscars 2013, Best Original Song: Never Forget Three 6 Mafia’s ’06 Performance

Oscars 2013, Best Original Song: Never Forget Three 6 Mafia’s ’06 Performance

Vandal Arts February 22, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Hip-Hop Videos Amanda Edwards, WireImage The 2013 Oscars take place this Sunday (Feb. 24). And while we’ll be sure to enjoy the show — Seth MacFarlane is hosting, in

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Kanye Break: Let’s Enjoy This Supercut of Kanye’s Best Samples

Kanye Break: Let’s Enjoy This Supercut of Kanye’s Best Samples

Vandal Arts February 21, 2013 0

Miss Info: Thanks Egotripland! Thanks for reminding us about this 10 minute compilation video of every (well almost) sample that Kanye West has used in his classic hits. A welcome throwback to when the

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (J Dilla Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (J Dilla Edition)

Vandal Arts February 13, 2013 0

Mister Cee remembers the late great James “J Dilla” Yancey this week marking the 7-year anniversary of his untimely passing. The Detroit-native would’ve turned 39 last week, so for his “Best of Tuesdays” mix

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Drake, Grammys 2013: ‘Take Care’ Wins Best Rap Album

Drake, Grammys 2013: ‘Take Care’ Wins Best Rap Album

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Drake‘s album Take Care took home the award for Best Rap Album at the 2013 Grammy Awards. He had some stiff competition in the category, going up against Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor II:

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Usher, Grammys 2013: ‘Climax’ Wins Best R&B Performance

Usher, Grammys 2013: ‘Climax’ Wins Best R&B Performance

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Usher’s “Climax” won the award for Best R&B Performance at the 2013 Grammy Awards. He beat out Estelle’s “Thank You;” Miguel’s “Adorn;” Luke James’ “I Want You” and Robert Glasper Experiment’s “Gonna Be Alright

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Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean and The-Dream Win Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at 2013 Grammys

Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean and The-Dream Win Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at 2013 Grammys

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Getty Images The award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at the 2013 Grammy Awards went to Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean and The-Dream for “No Church in the Wild,” off ‘Ye and Hov’s Watch The

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Frank Ocean, Grammys 2013: ‘Channel Orange’ Wins Best Urban Contemporary Album

Frank Ocean, Grammys 2013: ‘Channel Orange’ Wins Best Urban Contemporary Album

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Soul/R&B, R&B News Jason Merritt, Getty Images Frank Ocean has won his very first Grammy! The singer and Odd Future associate’s highly-lauded Channel Orange has been awarded Best Urban

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Miguel, Grammys 2013: ‘Adorn’ Wins Best R&B Song

Miguel, Grammys 2013: ‘Adorn’ Wins Best R&B Song

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Filed under: Soul/R&B, R&B News, Grammy Awards Jeff Vespa, WireImage Miguel’s “Adorn” won the award for Best R&B Song at the 2013 Grammy Awards. The song was also nominated in the Best R&B Performance

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Robert Glasper Experiment, Grammys 2013: ‘Black Radio’ Wins Best R&B Album

Robert Glasper Experiment, Grammys 2013: ‘Black Radio’ Wins Best R&B Album

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Filed under: Soul/R&B, R&B News, Grammy Awards Joe Klamar, AFP Robert Glasper Experiment’s album Black Radio won the Best R&B Album award at the 2013 Grammy Awards. Glasper, a 34-year-old jazz pianist, collaborated with

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Beyonce, Grammys 2013: ‘Love On Top’ Wins Best Traditional R&B Performance

Beyonce, Grammys 2013: ‘Love On Top’ Wins Best Traditional R&B Performance

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, R&B News, Grammy Awards Christopher Polk, Getty Images Beyonce’s “Love On Top” won the award for Best Traditional R&B Performance at the 2013 Grammy Awards. Anita Baker’s “Lately;” Melanie Fiona’s

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Jay-Z and Kanye West, Grammys 2013: ‘Ni**as in Paris’ Wins Best Rap Song and Performance

Jay-Z and Kanye West, Grammys 2013: ‘Ni**as in Paris’ Wins Best Rap Song and Performance

Vandal Arts February 11, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Grammy Awards Kevin Mazur, WireImage Kanye West and Jay-Z won big at the 2013 Grammy Awards. The duo took home two awards — Best Rap Song and Best Rap

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‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” Turns 10: The 10 Best Tributes to 50 Cent’s Debut Album

‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” Turns 10: The 10 Best Tributes to 50 Cent’s Debut Album

Vandal Arts February 7, 2013 0

It’s hard to believe, but today marks the 10th Anniversary of one of hip-hop’s best-selling albums of all-time, 50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin‘ (makes you feel old, doesn’t it?) Commercially, it was

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Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (112 and Jagged Edge R&B Groups Edition)

Mister Cee ‘Best of Tuesdays’ Mix (112 and Jagged Edge R&B Groups Edition)

Vandal Arts February 6, 2013 0

For most of the late 90s to mid-2000s Jagged Edge and 112 dominated the charts with R&B classics. For his weekly ‘Best of Tuesdays’ mix during Hot 97’s “Throwback at Noon” mixshow, Mister Cee

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Vado Confirms Signing to DJ Khaled’s We The Best Music Group

Vado Confirms Signing to DJ Khaled’s We The Best Music Group

Vandal Arts January 30, 2013 0

Rumors and mixed messages have been circulating of late, but Vado has finally confirmed his signing to DJ Khaled’s We The Best label. The Harlem rapper made the announcement during an interview with ThisIs50’s

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Listen: Mr. Cee’s “Best of Ghostface and Raekwon” Throwback at Noon Mix

Listen: Mr. Cee’s “Best of Ghostface and Raekwon” Throwback at Noon Mix

Vandal Arts January 29, 2013 0

For this week’s “Best of Tuesdays” mix, Hot 97’s Mr. Cee pays tribute to two of the Wu-Tang Clan’s finest MCs: Ghostface Killah and Raekwon. This hour-long mix includes The Chef and Tony Starks’

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Listen: Mr. Cee’s “Best of Method Man & Redman” Throwback at Noon Mix

Listen: Mr. Cee’s “Best of Method Man & Redman” Throwback at Noon Mix

Vandal Arts January 8, 2013 0

Here’s a treat for all the 90s hip-hop heads out there. Earlier this afternoon, Mr. Cee unleashed an incredible mix of Method Man and Redman’s best work. There’s classics from the Wu albums, Def

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