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“Big Poppa” Notorious B.I.G. cover by Jennah Bell [LIVE]

This is a dope rendition. Not only does Jennah kill it, but the band is tops. They go in. Props to OkayPlayer. Sounds like their whole event was cray. Wish I was there.

Jennah Bell and band perform a cover medley of Gwen Stefani’s “Luxurious” and Notorious BIG “Big Poppa” live at Brooklyn Bowl for the 6th Annual Okayplayer Holiday Jam. Stream Jennah’s Live at Mother NY EP here http://www.okayplayer.com/news/stream-jennah-bell-live-at-mother-ny-ep.html.

Jennah Bell LiveProducer & Editor: Allison Swank
Producer: Emmai Alaquiva
Videographers: Jay Sprogell, Rob Lee, Chinisha Scott, Alex Gaylon, Loren Hicks
Sound: Greg Scott

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9th Wonder and Buckshot: “The Solution” Cover + “The Change Up” Music Video

Buckshot & 9th WonderNew music from 9th Wonder & Buckshot’s third album, ‘The Solution,’ available Nov. 13th on Jamla/Duck Down Music

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LUPE FIASCO Cover Story Success (944 & XXL)

I picked up 944, a Fashion, Entertainment and Lifestyle magazine, in Vegas last week. It was “The Music Issue”.  It’s a great look and a great interview. Lupe talks about the making of his album Lasers and how he had a week of promo lined up, shows, interviews, etc. when he suddenly lost his voice. The doctor said he couldn’t talk for a week, to let his voice rest.

The first thing I thought was “Nice! Lupe got the cover.” Then I thought “The Source or XXL should give Lupe the cover. He deserves it.” When I landed back in New York, I saw the XXL Magazine with Lupe on the cover.

In the XXL Mag article, Lupe revealed that

” in 2009 Atlantic froze his budget on Lasers because they were unhappy with what they had heard so far of the album. The decision was crippling and Fiasco says caused him to contemplate suicide. … In the song “Beautiful Lasers,” from the disc, Lupe mentioned keeping a gun on his table. “That was literal,” he admits. “I own a ton of them.” (more…)