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Posted 9 Jun 2014 @ 4:41pm


Nas' debut album was released twenty years ago now, and to celebrate, a remastered version of it entitled Illmatic XX has recently been released. Despite the fact that Nas was just 20 at the time of release, this album is widely seen as his masterpiece and used as a benchmark to which other hip hop and rap album of the ‘90s and today are measured by.
Even if you were too...

Posted 18 Apr 2013 @ 2:35pm

In a disappointing move for hip hop fans, the inaugural Movement Festival has been cancelled.


Movement was to feature Nas, Bliss N Eso, Iggy Azealia, Joey Bada$$ and more.


Live Nation and Niche Productions released the following statement today:


"Recent developments, including the withdrawal of Angel Haze (due to a clash in recording commitments...

Posted 12 Apr 2013 @ 9:51am

Hip hop festival Movement have announced that artists Angel Haze and 2 Chainz will not be appearing.


Due to a pending court case as well as visa complicatons, 2 Chainz unfortunately had to withdraw from the tour. In a bittersweet development for Angel Haze, she's had to cancel her trip to Australia due to recording commitments "with a certain high profile producer unavailable...

Posted 1 Feb 2013 @ 9:05am

A selection of hip hop heavyweights will come together for the inaugural Movement festival.


The festival, a collaboration between Live Nation and Niche Productions, is intended to fill the apparent void of hip hop events in Australia.


Leading the charge is American legend Nas, along with other internationals 2 Chainz, Chiddy Bang, Joey Bada$$ and Angel Haze....

Posted 6 Jul 2012 @ 12:53pm

Cited as one of the world's top DJs by the New York Times and a powerhouse producer and remixer, Brooklyn-based J Period is one of the music business' most formidable figures with a diverse roster of achievements. 


A favoured remixer and producer for the likes of Grammy winners Kanye West, Mary J Blige, and John Legend and the Roots, he's also toured with Lauryn HIll, Diddy, De...

Posted 26 Mar 2012 @ 8:24am


One of the hottest pop sensations on the planet right now has announced a massive Australian arena tour, with Nicki Minaj hitting the country this May.


After entering the world's spotlight on Kanye West's opus My Dark Beautiful Twisted Fantasy, Nicki Minaj went on to enjoy a stellar 2011 - becoming one of the most sought-after vocal talents.



Posted 22 Mar 2012 @ 12:16pm


If you thought the ridiculously huge Supafest 2012 lineup couldn't get any bigger, you're dead wrong.


Returning to Australia will be the one and only T-Pain, which will no doubt please the rapper's massive Australian following.


T-Pain will join the stellar lineup of Chris...

Posted 27 Feb 2012 @ 11:00am

Supafest have announced more heavyweight acts to join one of the best urban lineups ever assembled to tour Australia.


Joining gamechanger/namechanger P. Diddy, Destiny's Child's Kelly Rowland and rappers Lupe Fiasco, Rick Ross, Ice Cube and Trey Songz will be R&B supastar Chris Brown, hip hop legend Missy Elliott, old school favourites Naughty By Nature as well as rapper...

Posted 24 Jan 2012 @ 4:31pm

Not one to give a shit about what's currently cool and hip, or even socially acceptable, controversial Soundwave artist Hyro Da Hero will be bringing his unique brand of explosive, engaging rap with rock 'n' roll attitude to a sidewave in Melbourne this March. 


Raised in Houston, Texas and now kickin' it around LA, Hyro has become renowned for his enigmatic performances and...

Posted 12 Jan 2012 @ 11:04am

If Roman Zolanski is Nicki's alter ego, Nikki is Kanye West's better half. Her new single is all ferocious, gnashing melodrama, taking hip hop to psychotic operatic heights that Kanye can only tweet about. Popping with dancehall rhythms, the track includes mad jabbering rhymes that bend and flex with elastic stretch, hollering, moaning, skittering and bouncing in unfettered, full flight rap...


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