Busta Rhymes

Nov
24
New Music: A$AP Ferg f/ Shabba Ranks, Busta Rhymes, & Migos – ‘Shabba (Remix)’

Shabba (Remix)

A$AP Ferg calls on the original Shabba Ranks for the raucous remix to his Trap Lord single “Shabba.” The A$AP Mob member turns all the way up with additional guests verses from Busta Rhymes and “Versace” trio Migos.

“Hit it from the back and I’m screaming like ‘Ahhhhh!’ like Yeezus do/ Bringing rappers from the dead like Jesus do,” raps Ferg.

Take it to the trap with the Hood Pope.

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Nov
21
Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip Announce Joint Mixtape

The Abstract and The Dragon

Hip-hop heads rejoice. Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip are joining forces for a new mixtape.

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Nov
21
A Tribe Called Quest Opens for Kanye West in Brooklyn

A Tribe Called Quest

Kanye West brought his “Yeezus Tour” to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for the second night with a legendary opening act. A Tribe Called Quest opened for the rapper at Wednesday’s show.

All four members of the hip-hop group, including Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, and Jarobi White, performed their classics and brought out Busta Rhymes for “Scenario.”

They will also open for Yeezus at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 24.

According to Q-Tip, the dates will serve as the group’s final two shows. “It’s only right we do our FINAL 2 joints where we started…NYC,” he tweeted.

Watch Tribe reunite with Busta on stage in Brooklyn.

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Nov
15
Behind the Video: Busta Rhymes f/ Lil Wayne, Kanye West, & Q-Tip – ‘Thank You’

Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne

Busta Rhymes works up a sweat in the video for his star-studded single “Thank You” featuring Lil Wayne, Kanye West, and Q-Tip.

The Cash Money signee and his all-star cast went in front of the lens in L.A. to shoot the green-screen clip. He shared scenes with his sweaty labelmate Weezy, while ‘Ye and Q-Tip filmed their joint scenes separately.

The song is slated to appear on Busta’s upcoming album ELE 2.

Get a behind-the-scenes look before the video premieres on Sunday.

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Nov
6
New Music: Busta Rhymes f/ Q-Tip, Kanye West, & Lil Wayne – ‘Thank You’

Thank You

Busta Rhymes sets off ELE 2 with a bang. The rap veteran enlists Q-Tip, Kanye West, and Lil Wayne for his new single “Thank You.” Bussa Bus and Tip spit rapid-fire rhymes over the Alicia Myers sample (“I Want to Thank You”), while Yeezy provides ad libs and Weezy introduces his YMCMB labelmate.

Busta is working on his new album E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event): The Final World Front, which has already spawned the Nicki Minaj-assisted hit “#Twerkit.”

A video for “Thank You” was shot over the summer with director X.

Hear the hip-hop titans come together on the soulful song.

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Oct
29
Drake Previews New Song ‘Trophies’ at Brooklyn Show

Drake

Drake’s “Would You Like a Tour?” touched down at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Monday night with some surprise hometown guests and a brand new song.

The crowd went wild when Harlem’s own A$AP Ferg joined the Canadian rapper to perform “Work.”

“I just figured, to bring this shit home, I could bring out my family,” said Drizzy while introducing Ferg.

He continued with “Shabba Ranks” as the rest of A$AP Mob swarmed the stage. A$AP Rocky stuck around to perform his hit “Fuckin’ Problems” with some help from October’s Very Own.

But that wasn’t all. Busta Rhymes got the crowd hype with an energetic performance of “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See.”

During Future the Prince’s set, he previewed a new Drake song called “Trophies,” produced by Hit-Boy. The instrumental can also be heard in the trailer for Nothing Was the Same.

Check out all the moments from Drake’s big night in the BK.

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Aug
7
New Music: Busta Rhymes f/ Vybz Kartel, Ne-Yo, T.I., Jeremih, & French Montana – ‘#Twerkit (Remix)’

#Twerkit (Remix)

Following the Nicki Minaj-assisted version, Busta Rhymes expands his twerk team, enlisting Vybz Kartel, Ne-Yo, T.I., Jeremih, and French Montana for the jam-packed remix to his Pharrell-produced single, which is bound to keep the booties bouncing. Look out for Bussa Buss’ album E.L.E. 2.

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