Think of it as 'Celebrity Deathmatch' video style. In May of 2009, brokencool pitted Eminem's "3 AM" against Matchbox Twenty's "3 AM" in a video battle that had blood, Mexicans, Hannah Montana and more. The video battle (a good name for this feature is forthcoming) will return to brokencool.com soon. In the meantime, hit the jump to see who won the battle way back in '09.
The following review was originally published on HHNLive.com May 22, 2008. All screenshots by way of Internet Archive.
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What an unfortunate title. In June 2008, then HHNLive writer Quinton Hatfield sat down for a chat with "This is Why I'm Hot" rapper MIMS. MIMS and Q discussed "This Is Why I'm Hot", ring tones, where he's been, the Rocsi situation, how he plans to duplicate his succsess, Capitol Records and much more.
MIMS on making money: "Do I need to rely on just music to make money? Absolutely not and only an idiot would do that."
Read the full interview after the jump.
All screenshots via Internet Archive Wayback Machine.
In June 2008, then HHNLive writer Kaia Karamoko sat down for a chat with C-Murder. Kaia and C discuss his then up-coming album, becoming an author, the importance of family, his pending legal troubles and much more.
C-Murder on Master P's campaign to clean up Hip-Hop: "everybody’s not gonna move the same way...He or she is gonna do what he or she wants to do. You gotta let people grow on their own and be what they wanna be."
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This classic interview with Gucci Mane comes from HHNLive.com published Sept. 30, 2007. The interview was conducted by HHNLive writer Aaron Frank and sees Gucci talking past beefs, his murder trial, So Icey Entertainment, his Bart Simpson chain and more.
Gucci Mane on Young Jeezy stealing his ad-libs: "Man a lot of people bite my adlibs. It’s not just Jeezy..."
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With news yesterday that the 'Entourage' movie now has a release date (no one talk to me on June 12th, 2015), brokencool thought it would be fun to look back at the music of 'Entourage.' The show was a launching pad for new Hip-Hop music but also a tool to bring back memories of some of that classic Hip-Hop (only now in the context of Turtle driving a limo or Ari yelling at someone). Here are 32 old school Hip-Hop artists that have appeared (musically) on 'Entourage.'
Don't look now, but on the weekend Drake sold-out his 5th Annual OVO Fest in seconds (and tickets are already going for big money on the secondary market)...oh, this happened before too. Fans waited in line to snatch up tickets to the 2-day event featuring Outkast on August 3rd and Drake headlining on August 4th. But how did Drake turn OVO Fest into Hip-Hop's must-see concert?
Today, Connor Evans releases his new single "Kanye Glasses." The song, produced by Connor Evans and BHB, is an insanely catchy, ultra soulful flash back to the days of college dropouts and shutter shades. "Kanye Glasses" is the first single off Connor's new album "So Cal Soul" due for release in early 2014.