Here’s a standout track called “Cash In A Rubberband” off DJ Bay Bay’s new Bay Bay Day 2013 mixtape featuring the likes of Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa and Project Pat. Produced by Jahlil Beats, the uptempo club hit sports some braggadocios rhymes from each artist as their stacks and love of money serves as the topic of discussion. This one is definitely all about bank rolls, turnin’ up and living lavish.
See how it all went down during the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards as TDE kicked off their highly anticipated cypher for the viewers at home. With each member delivering their respective bars on cue, no other artist proved to be quite as lyrically impressive as current West Coast Rap king Kendrick Lamar. The Compton native demonstrated his level of skill for the cameras as he did the honors of closing out the TDE cypher and effortlessly destroyed Mobb Deep’s classic “Shook ones II” instrumental.
ScHoolboy Q recently paid a visit to Shade 45 for a lighthearted interview with Sway Calloway to discuss TDE and the recent 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards. Calloway opens things up by inquiring about TDE’s latest signing with Tennessee bred rapper Isaiah Rashad while Q gives details on meeting the young artist on the set of A$AP Ferg’s video for “Work (Remix.” As the conversation continued, fans tuning in were treated to a special moment when Q decides to phone Kendrick Lamar so that Sway can have the opportunity to ask the Compton rapper to clarify if his BET cypher verse was aimed at Drake. ScHoolboy also shares his thoughts on his BET cypher verse being voted as the worst showcased from the TDE camp and much more.
Karen Civil hits the green carpet at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards held in Atlanta and discusses with a number of artists what it means to them for MC Lyte to be honored as this years “I Am Hip Hop Award” recipient. Take a look as the camera nabs some on-the-spot commentary from Lola Monroe, 2 Chainz and Asia Sparks.
Rick Ross and company head out to Atlanta to attend and perform at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards. Go behind the scenes with the boss as cameras were there to document his experience from rehearsals, the green carpet and backstage on his down time. Plenty of your favorite artists show up for cameos in the clip which was taken in Atlanta during the weekend BET shot the show.
Jack Thriller of ThisIs50.com catches up with Uncle Snoop Dogg on Sprite’s green carpet for the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards show. The legendary West Coast Hip Hop artist opens things up by joking around about his line of comfortable house slippers line called Doggy Biscutiz and shares his excitement for being asked to host the awards this year. In fact, Snoop playfully announces to the camera that he plans to surprise viewers and they might even see him take a few tokes on television.
DJ Felli Fel delivers a new Dodgers inspired anthem with “Dodgers Anthem 2013” featuring Ice Cube, Tyga and Ty Dolla $ign. Backed by Drake’s instrumental for his hit single “Started From The Bottom,” Cube and Tyga lace the track with rhymes about Dodger history, specific players and celebrate the team’s recent success while Tyga takes over the singing on the song’s chorus.
BET continues to build up the anticipation for the 2013 Hip Hop Awards as they continue to deliver teasers and this time in comes in the form of an Action Bronson bonus cypher clip. Watch as the charismatic rapper and former chef plays to the camera drops bars from his upbeat single “Strictly 4 My Jeeps” which is featured on his collaborative project Saaab Stories with producer Harry Fraud.
Vibe TV was live on the Sprite’s green carpet to capture some commentary from a few big names on personal favorite moments that went down in Hip Hop during this past summer. Take a look as Tiara Thomas and Rick Ross speak highly of Wale’s “Bad” single and much more. Rappers Nelly and Ace Hood collectively agree that the reunion of the Hot Boyz was a memorable moment for them while Floyd Mayweather shares his thoughts on J. Cole’s Born Sinner. Yo Gotti, Mack Wilds and DJ Scream also make an appearance and speak on Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” verse.
BET serves up another promotional clip to showcase what went down during the recent filming of the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards. Check out producer and artist Travi$ Scott dropping a few bars apparently off-the-top in a new bonus clip that just surfaced from the annual cypher sessions.