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J. Cole reveals ‘Born Sinner’ Delay

J. Cole reveals ‘Born Sinner’ Delay

We all knew it was coming folks. In this day and age, hip-hop fans can consider themselves lucky if their favorite artists only delay their album once. When J. Cole announced his second studio album ‘Born Sinner’ was set to hit stores late January, The Audio Dope had its doubts. Don’t get us wrong… we … Continue reading

Beyonce set to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

Beyonce set to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

I think most of America will be happy with this decision. Who doesn’t like to watch Beyonce perform? I think it is safe to say that this year’s show will be much more enjoyable than the wack performance that Madonna, Nikki Minaj, and LMFAO had last year. Maybe we’ll even get a Jay-Z guest appearance. Enough said..

Jay-Z to release ‘Live in Brooklyn’ EP

Jay-Z to release ‘Live in Brooklyn’ EP

Hov finished up the last show of his 8 night event last night at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. For all the people who were not lucky enough to attend, Jay is putting together an EP that will feature audio and video from the show. This will be dropping October 9th. Check out the album artwork below.

Kendrick reveals tracklist for good kid, m.A.A.d city

Kendrick reveals tracklist for good kid, m.A.A.d city

Last night, Kendrick finally let loose the track list for his debut album good kid, m.A.A.d city dropping October 22nd. No complaints here. Although, we were surprised and somewhat disappointed that fellow TDE members ScHoolboy Q and Ab-Soul were not featured. The features from Drake and Lady Gaga are definitely going to attract some new listeners. Not all production credits … Continue reading

BET Hip Hop Award Cypher artists announced

BET Hip Hop Award Cypher artists announced

At least BET is realizing that these cyphers are the only reason why people watch this shit. Some of the Audio Dope’s current favorite MCs will be featured including Ab-Soul, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Joey Bada$$, A$AP Rocky, and Childish Gambino. It’s good to see that they threw some legends (Snoop, RZA,Talib Kweli, DJ Premier, … Continue reading