"Know this pussy A&R that threw some bullshit cross the table, Then next year I still be rappin’ and he be fired from his label. Damn, bitch, I’m in the mob, I always got a job, Breakin’ down the Keisha gettin’ Brandon Marshall for the quad.”
Freddie Gibbs - "Robes (ft. Domo Genesis & Earl Sweatshirt)" - Pinata

"Know this pussy A&R that threw some bullshit cross the table,
Then next year I still be rappin’ and he be fired from his label.
Damn, bitch, I’m in the mob, I always got a job,
Breakin’ down the Keisha gettin’ Brandon Marshall for the quad.”

Freddie Gibbs - "Robes (ft. Domo Genesis & Earl Sweatshirt)"Pinata

22.07.14
I think Yeezus is the beginning of a completely new era of music.
Kanye West - via gq
21.07.14

Yankee Stadium, home of Derek Jeter’s farewell tour.

19.07.14
"And you love being Kobe when you make the lay up, Till you realize everybody in the world fuckin’ hates the Lakers.”
Chance the Rapper - "Juice (ft. Kembe X)" - Acid Rap

"And you love being Kobe when you make the lay up,
Till you realize everybody in the world fuckin’ hates the Lakers.”

Chance the Rapper - "Juice (ft. Kembe X)"Acid Rap

18.07.14
Chris Kaman was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in 2003. The rest is history.

Chris Kaman was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in 2003. The rest is history.

16.07.14
"Say, I’ve seen the lightning flashing (yes I did),And I’ve seen the thunder roar, But you can’t (you can’t keep me down for long), Because I’m getting stronger (Because I keep getting stronger).”
Jay Electronica - "Jazzmatazz (Guru Tribute)"

"Say, I’ve seen the lightning flashing (yes I did),
And I’ve seen the thunder roar,
But you can’t (you can’t keep me down for long),
Because I’m getting stronger (Because I keep getting stronger).”

Jay Electronica - "Jazzmatazz (Guru Tribute)"

15.07.14
A Brooklyn legend’s memory captured in a mural.

A Brooklyn legend’s memory captured in a mural.

13.07.14

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival pulled out all the stops for their 10th anniversary, which featured the Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon the Chef and Roc Nation signee Jay Electronica, and included a surprise visit by Jay-Z and Mac Miller.

12.07.14
Cyhi the Prynce holding it down at the 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. This year marked the festival’s 10th anniversary.

Cyhi the Prynce holding it down at the 2014 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. This year marked the festival’s 10th anniversary.

12.07.14

The Hundreds

11.07.14
"Start talkin out my ass I can’t see straight but yet I quote, And I don’t know what came over me, I started dissin’ both my homies That I used to freestyle with, and now I’m askin’ them to show me What they got, not thinkin’ straight, I don’t know why I posed the challenge, Now my ego is erupting as if I was Mt. Saint Helens.”
Blackalicious - "40oz" - Melodica EP

"Start talkin out my ass I can’t see straight but yet I quote,
And I don’t know what came over me, I started dissin’ both my homies That I used to freestyle with, and now I’m askin’ them to show me
What they got, not thinkin’ straight, I don’t know why I posed the challenge,
Now my ego is erupting as if I was Mt. Saint Helens.”

Blackalicious - "40oz" - Melodica EP

11.07.14
"With every Psalm, Proverbial tongue Songs of Solomon,Belonged in a Book of Wisdom; Sirach-ness. Isiah Thomas guarded my points and prophets, Balling for sport, big Jordan in Carolina, Recorded my rare assignment when I’m bored with Jeremiah.”
Binary Star - “Thumper aka the Caped Crusader aka the King James Diversion” - Binary Star EP (15 Year Anniversary Edition)

"With every Psalm, Proverbial tongue Songs of Solomon,
Belonged in a Book of Wisdom; Sirach-ness.
Isiah Thomas guarded my points and prophets,
Balling for sport, big Jordan in Carolina,
Recorded my rare assignment when I’m bored with Jeremiah.”

Binary Star - Thumper aka the Caped Crusader aka the King James Diversion”Binary Star EP (15 Year Anniversary Edition)

09.07.14
"A-yo, my mic is sounding bugged, Bob Power, you there? (Yeah)Adjust the bass and treble, make my shit sound clear.”
A Tribe Called Quest - "The Chase pt. II" - Midnight Marauders

"A-yo, my mic is sounding bugged, Bob Power, you there? (Yeah)
Adjust the bass and treble, make my shit sound clear.”

A Tribe Called Quest - "The Chase pt. II"Midnight Marauders

08.07.14
"Now you know I ain’t with that shit, Lieutenant, Ain’t no pussy good enough to get burnt while I’m up in it (Yeah). And that’s realer than Real-Deal Holyfield,And now you hookers and hoes know how I feel. Well, if it’s good enough to get broke off a proper chunk, I’ll take a small piece of some of that funky stuff.”
Dr. Dre - "Nothin’ But A G Thang (ft. Snoop Dogg)" - The Chronic

"Now you know I ain’t with that shit, Lieutenant,
Ain’t no pussy good enough to get burnt while I’m up in it (Yeah).
And that’s realer than Real-Deal Holyfield,
And now you hookers and hoes know how I feel.
Well, if it’s good enough to get broke off a proper chunk,
I’ll take a small piece of some of that funky stuff.”

Dr. Dre - "Nothin’ But A G Thang (ft. Snoop Dogg)" - The Chronic

07.07.14
"If you weather that storm, then that rain bring sun, Been a long time coming, I know change gone come. Man, I got to keep it moving to the beat of my drum, Last night I set the future at the feet of my son.”
Nas - "My Generation (ft. Damian Marley, Joss Stone & Lil Wayne)” - Distant Relatives

"If you weather that storm, then that rain bring sun,
Been a long time coming, I know change gone come.
Man, I got to keep it moving to the beat of my drum,
Last night I set the future at the feet of my son.”

Nas - "My Generation (ft. Damian Marley, Joss Stone & Lil Wayne)”Distant Relatives

03.07.14