VIDEO: Drake Brings Out Travis $cott & Raekwon In NYC At ALIFE

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Juicin’ cameras catch up with Drizzy Drake out in New York for the rappers promotional run for his new album Nothing Was The Same.  Watch as the YMCMB rapper treats fans who gathered to see him at the ALIFE store to a performance of his new LP in its entirety.  Taking things up a notch, Drake also decided to surprise the crowd when he brought out unannounced special guests Travis $cott and Wu-Tang’s Raekwon.

HD VIDEO: Nipsey Hussle – “All Get Right” Live At 1st Annual “Welcome To The Block Party”

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Nipsey Hussle takes the stage at Diamond Supply Co. and Crooks & Castles’ first annual “Welcome To The Block Party” and performs his new soulful track “All Get Right” off his upcoming DJ Drama hosted Crenshaw mixtape. Fans gathered for the festival in Los Angeles’ trendy streetwear area located on Fairfax. Crenshaw is due out on October 8.

HD VIDEO: Pusha T – “Numbers On The Boards” Live At 1st Annual “Welcome To The Block Party”

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Pusha T closes out his performance at Diamond Supply Co. and Crooks & Castles’ first annual “Welcome To The Block Party” with the infectious “Numbers On The Boards.”  King Push’s new single is featured on his upcoming My Name Is My Name LP.  Fans gathered for the festival in Los Angeles’ trendy streetwear area located on Fairfax which was completely shut down for the majority of the day to allow the festivities to take place.

VIDEO: Bone Thugs-n-Harmony On SKEE Live Episode 9 Recap + More

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Bone Thugs-n-Harmony took over episode nine of SKEE Live and delivered quite possibly the craziest performance of the season. DJ Skee wasted no time in sending things over to the legendary group as they hit the stage to open the show with “Thuggish Ruggish Bone” and “East 1999” at L.A. Live’s The Conga Room. As the smoke clouds in the crowd settled and cameras went live back in the AXS TV studio, the Cleveland natives sat down with Skee for an intimate one-on-one interview.

Topics of discussion included the origin of the group’s signature melodic style, landing a deal with West Coast Hip Hop Pioneer Eazy-E, Kendrick Lamar and so much more. DJ Skee also proposed the idea that perhaps Drake is the only artist who has the ability to drop bars with the same fast delivery and still harmonize.

Fresh off the success of performing alongside an Eazy-E hologram at Rock The Bells, Bone Thugs opened up on what it felt like to pay homage to their mentor and spoke on the significance of the late rapper’s music on Hip Hop. With Bone holding the title as the only group to collaborate with Jam Master Jay, Tupac, Biggie, Eazy-E and Big pun, the living legends look back and reflect on who they had the best chemistry with in-studio. Bone also explained how at the advice of Eazy-E the group decided to remain neutral by choosing not to engage any potential past beefs.

Ty Dolla $ign also made a brief appearance alongside Bone Thugs for a quick Q&A session with DJ Skee. The Taylor Gang signee served as a surprise guest and gave up details on how he managed to contribute to the group’s new “Everything 100” single. Before hitting the stage to close out SKEE Live with an exclusive tribute performance to Eazy-E, 2Pac and Biggie, Bone took the opportunity to answer a number of random questions from fans via Twitter.

This week’s “Spotlight” showcased the talents of Ivy Levan. The singer explained her unique style which she attributes to combining elements of Punk Rock and Pop for a sound all her own. The Arkansas native also gave viewers insight behind her humble beginnings and touched on what it was like for her to originally transition her career away from modeling.

“In The Lab” caught up with DJ and super producer Just Blaze while out in New York. Working with the likes of Mariah Carey, JAY Z, Rick Ross and Diddy, Just breaks down his early days on the turntables and explained how being a DJ served as the foundation for his eventual transformation to a full on producer. Just Blaze also spoke on how important it is for people to identify certain types of music with periods in their lives and how he takes that into consideration when creating in the studio.

Skeme took over this week’s “Off The Top” segment which found the rapper out an about on the streets as he performed to the camera for an exclusive song fans can only hear on SKEE Live. “Up Close” linked up with UFC fighter Phil David. The mixed martial artist shared his story or persistence and dedication as David found himself pursuing his passion following his graduation from Penn State University.

Viewers were also treated to a behind-the-scenes look for this week’s #SKEELOCKER as cameras headed to Diamond Bar, Calif. to meet with Bait sneakers CMO Eric Phan at the brand’s flagship store. Phan shared details behind the company’s recent collaboration with Asics shoes, the creative inspiration behind Bait’s designs and touched on the evolution of the sneaker game. Be sure to tune in every Tuesday to see SKEE Live at 7 p.m. (PST) and 10 p.m. (EST) only on AXS TV.

VIDEO: Joey Bada$$ & Kirk Knight In Croatia

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Pro Era members and New York natives Joey Bada$$ and Kirk Knight show off their recent travel to Croatia courtesy of Slick Jackson.  Take a look as the Joey meets Jay Electronica for the first time and gets a few words of advice from the elusive rapper.  With Kirk Knight by his side, Joey makes his rounds throughout Croatia as the duo parties it up, meets the locals, takes in the beautiful scenery and hits the stage for Outlook Festival.

VIDEO: Freddie Gibbs Debuts New Song In Australia

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While out in Sydney, Australia for a performance at the OutsideIn Festival, Gibbs decided to treat the crowd overseas to some new unreleased music.  One crowd goer decided to capture the moment as it went down.  Watch as Gangsta Gibbs jumps into the new street track with his signature aggressive flow and goes to work over the song’s pounding bass and high pitched keys before transitioning into Pusha T’s “Blocka” instrumental.

VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Performs “m.A.A.d. City” On ‘Arsenio Hall Show’

kendricklamarKendrick Lamar not only had an insightful and candid interview with talk show host Arsenio Hall on his new show but decided to take the stage and perform the first half of “m.A.A.d. City.”  The energy packed cut off Lamar’s platinum selling Good Kid m.A.A.d. City LP had the audience in attendance excited as K. Dot put on a great show with a live band.

VIDEO: Meek Mill & Diddy Perform At Mayweather After Party In Las Vegas

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After Mayweather’s highly anticipated bout against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, the reigning champion was honored at Diddy’s after party at the Palm’s in Las Vegas.  MMG’s Meek Mill decided to take the stage and perform some of his hits alongside Diddy who hosted the event and had the crowd turnt up.  Rick Ross, 2 Chainz and Lil Kim were also in attendance and partied the night away.

VIDEO: Drake Debuts “Too Much” On Late Night w/ Jimmy Fallon

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Drake takes his act to the small-screen and debuts his latest track “Too Much” off his forthcoming Nothing Was The Same LP.  Backed by a live band and vocalist, Drake decided to dedicate the slow jam to his friends and family and stated he wanted the best for everybody.  Check out how it all went down on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon with the YMCMB as the evening’s musical performance.