This summer’s forecast: hot days and cold bars. Black Hippy is the understated group in the new hip-hop collective renaissance. Watch as Karen Civil catches up with Ab-Soul and Schoolboy Q to cover XXL, why they sent their latest collaboration straight to iTunes, Control System, their upcoming US tour with Kendrick Lamar and Jay Rock, and even peeks into Schoolboy Q’s new album.
This special feature sees the first meeting between legendary photographer Jonathan Mannion and Maybach Music rapper Stalley. The two sat down with our man Wahid to talk about Mos Def, Richard Avedon, the creative process, and most importantly, dreams. When the history books start including hip-hop, this conversation will be mentioned.
In the vacuum of Latino rappers post Terror Squad, one of the most highly anticipated MCs has emerged. Bodega Bamz is putting Spanish Harlem back on the map with the release of his video for “My Name Is” and changing the game by empowering Spanish people with the Tanboys movement.
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New York’s Bodega Bamz is a man of his people. Karmaloop TV got to hang out with Bamz and the Tanboys in Washington Heights. Walking the streets of upper Broadway, we debated Malta, creative influences, Latino Pride, and wound up at “The 24-Hour Bodega” for an incredible recording session with A$AP Ferg. Don’t sleep on the Tanboys movement, coming to a hood near you VERY soon.
eminal West Coast Hip Hop duo Audio Push known for inventing jerkin’ tell hilarious stories about getting swindled by their fans and some seedy Twitter DMs they received.
2012 XXL Freshman Kid Ink sits down with @CARISSAROSSI and gives exclusive info on his debut album, potential female collabs, and his childhood acting days! If you pre-ordered the album on iTunes this is one you don’t want to miss!
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Don’t miss @DAChesterFrench’s New music video “Black Girls,” dropping EXCLUSIVELY on KarmaloopTV tomorrow!