Nipsey Hussle

Oct
10
Nipsey Hussle ‘Humbled’ by Jay Z’s $10,000 Mixtape Purchase

Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle released his mixtape Crenshaw earlier this week for free download. He also gave fans the option to purchase a physical copy for $100, and was surprised when one of those fans turned out to be Jay Z.

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May
13
Video: Rockie Fresh f/ Rick Ross & Nipsey Hussle – ‘Life Long’

Rockie Fresh

Rockie Fresh heads out west in the video for “Life Long” featuring Rick Ross and Nipsey Hussle. The MMG MC shops on Fairfax Ave. and takes photos with fans, posing with his silver Ferrari Testarossa while overlooking the hills. He links up with Rozay and cruises Crenshaw with Nipsey Hussle. Look for cameos from his labelmates Meek Mill and Stalley.

The Boi-1da-produced song appears on Electric Highway, Rockie’s first project since signing with Maybach Music Group.

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Aug
26
New Music: Nipsey Hussle f/ YG & Bowie – ‘So Into You’

Nipsey Hussle

In honor of reaching 306,000 followers on Twitter, Nipsey Hussle leaks another track in his iHussle series. The L.A. rapper caters to the ladies on the breezy “So Into You,” which features YG and samples Tamia’s 1998 single of the same name. Drop the top and ride with Neighborhood Nip.

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Nov
29
New Music: Drake f/ Snoop Dogg, YG, & Nipsey Hussle – ‘The Motto (Remix)’

Drake and Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg, YG, and Nipsey Hussle rep for their hometown on the West Coast remix to Drake’s Take Care bonus cut “The Motto.” Drizzy and Lil Wayne recently shot a video for the song in San Francisco. Take a trip out West with the new remix.

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May
8
Rap-Up TV: Lloyd and Nipsey Hussle Perform ‘Feelin’ Myself’ Live in L.A.

Lloyd showed L.A. lots of love by surprising the crowd with three hometown rappers during his opening spot on Diddy-Dirty Money’s “Coming Home” tour. In addition to Game and YG, the shirtless R&B crooner shared the spotlight with Nipsey Hussle for their collabo “Feelin’ Myself.”

Dec
21
New Music: Nipsey Hussle – ‘The Marathon’ [Mixtape]

The Marathon

Nipsey Hussle gives the streets what they’ve been waiting for with the release of his mixtape The Marathon. The 18-track freebie is the precursor to his debut studio album South Central State of Mind, due in 2011. The West Coast MC is hoping to get out of his deal with Epic Records so he can release the album independently.

“I’m in the process of negotiating my release right now,” he told HipHopDX. “And we just gonna go back to doing what we been doing, as far as an independent company and serving our region. But it wasn’t really no big fallout with the label or nothin’ like that.”

Get a running start by downloading “Mr. Untouchable’s” mixtape below.

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Dec
17
New Music: Nipsey Hussle f/ Kokane – ‘Mr. Untouchable’

Mr. Untouchable

Nipsey Hussle rides out on “Mr. Untouchable,” a West Coast banger featuring Kokane from his mixtape The Marathon, dropping Tuesday. “Not too many ni**as have survived the type of shit I been through,” raps the resilient MC, whose debut album South Central State of Mind has been delayed until 2011. Take a trip out West below.

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