Fat Joe

Mar
18
New Music: Fat Joe f/ Wiz Khalifa & Teyana Taylor – ‘Ballin”

Ballin'

Fat Joe shows out on his new single “Ballin’” featuring Wiz Khalifa and Teyana Taylor. Joey Crack delivers a flashy flow on the ballers’ anthem, produced by Illa Da Producer and Infared. G.O.O.D. Music’s First Lady sings about her lavish life on the hook (“Cash rules everything around me”), while Wiz pops champagne and shouts out his “wife” on his boastful verse. Swish!

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Feb
19
Fat Joe Does the ‘Harlem Shake’

Fat Joe

“Harlem Shake” mania continues to sweep the nation. From entire sports teams to puppies, Baauer’s hit song has spawned thousands of viral videos on YouTube. Now Fat Joe is getting in on the craze. The Bronx rapper busts out the robot while dancing with his Terror Squad and Epidemic family in the studio. See how Joey Crack gets down.

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Jan
7
Video: Fat Joe – ‘Angels Say’

Fat Joe

From the hip-hop heavens comes Fat Joe’s video for “Angels Say.” Joey Crack kicks off his new year with the visuals for the street record, which will appear on his upcoming album The Darkside 3. He flaunts his winter swag in a chinchilla coat as he kicks cold rhymes. Bundle up.

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Dec
3
New Music: Fat Joe – ‘Angels Sing 2’

Fat Joe

Fat Joe has been heating up the Internet with his iTunes singles, but he returns to The Darkside on “Angels Sing 2,” the first release from his upcoming album The Darkside 3. Joey Crack makes threats (“I smack the shit out your favorite rapper, that is a fact”) and spits some bravado (“Been a don since I came out the womb”) on the heavy-hitting track, produced by HYPE. It’s Crack!

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Nov
4
Video: Fat Joe f/ Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, & French Montana – ‘Yellow Tape’

Lil Wayne, French Montana, and Fat Joe

Fat Joe is deadly with a mic in the video for his latest posse anthem “Yellow Tape.” Joey Crack assembles an all-star lineup including DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, and French Montana for the clip, which was shot in Miami.

“I wanted to make a record that would go in the clubs, so we flipped the sample from ‘Ante Up,’ which is one of the most legendary hip-hop songs of all time,” said Joe. “The record is produced by Infared and Illa and arranged by RoJ & TwinkiE. They remade the beat from scratch and brought it up to speed to what’s going on in 2012.”

Proceed with caution.

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Oct
29
New Music: Fat Joe f/ Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, & French Montana – ‘Yellow Tape’

Yellow Tape

The stars align on Fat Joe’s new single “Yellow Tape.” After causing a frenzy with the social media-inspired “Instagram That Hoe,” Joey Crack recruits Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, and French Montana for his latest street anthem.

“Work! work! work! I got it,” chants Weezy on the booming hook. DJ Khaled kicks things off, Pretty Flacko name checks Alexander Wang, and French skates through his verse like Tony Hawk.

A video for the heavy-hitting cut was shot last month in Miami.

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Oct
9
New Music: Fat Joe f/ Rick Ross & Juicy J – ‘Instagram That Hoe’

Instagram That Hoe

Moments after paying tribute to Chris Lighty at the BET Hip Hop Awards, Fat Joe takes to Twitter to debut his new single “Instagram That Hoe” featuring Rick Ross and Juicy J.

“All my bad bitches report to Instagram right now,” commands Joey Crack on the rattling anthem dedicated to the photo-sharing phenomenon. “Instagram that hoe, Instagram her mama, Instagram that bitch on the top of the whip while she giving me knowledge.”

No word where this social media-inspired track will ultimately end up, but Fat Joe is sure to gain a few new Instagram followers tonight.

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