#TBT Beanie Sigel Talks Jay-Z, Rocafella, And State Property Reunion [FULL INTERVIEW]

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May 26th 2015: Monie Love kicked of her new morning show Monie In The Mornings with a long sit down with Philly rapper Beanie Sigel to talk about everything from Jay Z and Rocafella Records, to why some people get rich and leave the hood.

He also brought Freeway and the real Rick Ross to the studio to talk about their upcoming projects.

Check out some video below!

 

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#BoomConfessions: Freeway Rick Ross On Making $3 Million In A Day [Exclusive Video]

 

Freeway Rick Ross Boom Confessions

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Freeway Rick Ross went from making millions in the dope game to facing a lifetime behind bars. Fate lands his way and after winning an appeal he was released from prison. He stopped by the station to talk about his new book “Rick Ross the Untold Autobiography,” as well as his trials and tribulations of being in the dope game. He also spoke on possibly working with rapper Rick Ross in the future, if it ever became a reality. Check out the video below.

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Meek Mill Finally Drops Drake Diss “Wanna Know” [New Music]

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Meek Mill finally drops that highly anticipated diss track aimed at Drake called “Wanna Know.”  So does this put Meek back in the conversation, or was Drake’s verses just too damaging? You be the judge.

New Music: Drake “Back to Back” (Meek Mill Diss)

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Would You Wear The New Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II? [Photos + Poll]

 

Converse has finally given their legendary sneaker The Chuck Taylor All-Star a highly anticipated makeover. The sneaker company will release a 2.0 version of the Chuck called The Chuck Taylor All-Star II, aka #ChuckII. The sneaker will feature some needed support with newly designed padding, as well as premium canvas for better ankle support and a more modern look. But with all the hoopla around the new sneaker, would you wear it? Take a look and let us know what you think.

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6 Songs You Didn’t Know Had A Ghostwriter [Original]

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Meek Mill’s ridiculous twitter rant about Drake and his alleged ghostwriter has caused a rift in the Hip-Hop community. Are you with Meek and his slighting of artist who sing songs from the words of others, or do you side with Drake and the idea of just making good music no matter who wrote it. To help you make your own decision, and open up your eyes to the real rap game, we found the top 6 songs you didn’t know had a ghost writer.

from: factmag.com

1. Will Smith – Getting Jiggy Wit It (1998)

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Ghostwriter: Nas

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Meet The Team Of Boom1079 Philly! [Exclusive Video]

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Meet the hilarious radio team of the all new Boom 107.9 Philly. Monie Love, Al B Sylk, Unlce O, DJ Jay Ski, and DJ Touchtone. Check out the video below…

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Monie Love’s Journey Through Hip-Hop In Photos [Gallery]

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Monie Love is a Hip-Hop Goddess. Don’t believe us? Just take one scroll through the gallery below and find out for yourself. Her touch and influence on the rap game should be celebrated with the best of them. Check out the photos of her journey through Hip-Hop below…

 

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DJ Jazzy Jeff Talks About The State Of Hip Hop DJ’s Today [EXCLUSIVE]

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DJ Jazzy Jeff sheds light on why Boom stations that are hitting our Radio One markets are so important to Hip Hop.

He also talks about the state of DJ’s today and feels that because of technology careers were saved from the days of having to tote around crates to now being able to play in software such as Serato.

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These Hip-Hop Inspired Dolls Will Absolutely Melt Your Heart [Photos]

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Dolls are for children, but every once in a while a doll comes along that captures the imagination of adults and they become collectors items. We came across a doll stylist on instagram by the name of @decifashion who creates such amazing pieces, we had to share them with you. Physics teacher by day, doll stylist by night, @decifashion makes unique clothes and jewelry for dolls by Kaye Wiggs and Helen Kish. We took an instant liking to her Hip-Hop themed pieces Nala and Lana, two dolls draped in Wu-Tang and Outkast gear. The dolls even got a repost from Big Boi himself, check them out below…

Bruce Jenner Poses For Vanity Fair Cover As A Woman [Video]

Bruce Is Caitlyn GG

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Bruce Jenner finally becomes the person he has always wanted to be. He recently covered the latest edition of Vanity Fair as a woman and asked the world to call him Caitlyn.

Caitlyn just opened up a twitter account stating:

“I’m so happy after such a long struggle to be living my true self. Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can’t wait for you to get to know her/me.”

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Erykah Badu Brings Out The Lox and Freeway During Roots Picnic Set

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On May 30th 2015, Philadelphia’s Festival Pier turned into an eclectic shuffle of the iTunes as music lovers of all ages packed into the tiny space to hear the sounds from some of their favorite artist. The 8th Annual Roots Picnic was once again a success as the sold out show didn’t end till somewhere near midnight.

The Roots & Erykah Badu stole the show when they did a rendition of “Love Of My Life,” which included the likes of The Lox, Freeway, YG and more. Check out some flicks and video below…

Roots Picnic 2015

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Roots Picnic 2015

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#BoomConfessions: Freeway Talks About Being Nervous Performing With Jay-Z Again [Exclusive Video]

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On the latest edition of #BoomConfessions, Freeway sits down with Boom to discuss the rise and fall of State Property, how he parlayed his rap career into a lucrative business, and how he felt performing with Jay Z during the Tidal B-sides concert, years after the break up of The Roc.

#BoomConfessions: How Master P Built An Empire From The Ground Up Pt. 1 

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