By Jack Barnes Luc Belaire’s acclaimed series “Self Made Tastes Better” continues with hip hop legend, Fat Joe. The Latino rapper and actor was raised in NYC’s South Bronx neighborhood and has gone on to become one of the world’s leading hip hop artists. Despite his mega-fame, Fat Joe (real name: Joe Cartagena) always […]

By Jack Barnes Last night, 5-time Grammy Nominated Rapper, Fat Joe hosted a special screening of NIGHT SCHOOL with TIDAL in his hometown, The Bronx, NY. The audience got a first look at Fat-Joe’s co-stars, Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Yvonne Orji, Bresha Webb and more! Also in attendance was Elliott Wilson, Founder and CEO of Rap Radar. In the […]

In this clip, Fat Joe and Vlad reflected on their history, particularly their controversial “gay mafia” interview. The pair talked about hip-hop turning 45-years-old and the how Joe got a front row seat of seeing the culture mature being from the Bronx. Fat Joe also discussed his commercial success being a result of Big Pun’s passing, and how early on in his career he was unapproachable.
Later in the clip, Fat Joe explains how the comparison he made between himself and Tekashi 6ix9ine.

N.O.R.E. By Jack Barnes Queens own N.O.R.E. is back with a new project on Mass Appeal Records called “5E”. This project contains eleven tracks with features from Fat Joe, Fabolous, Jadakiss, Wyclef Jean, Tory Lanez, The-Dream, Yung Reallie, Pharrell Williams, Sevyn Streeter and more. Enjoy this audio stream below after the jump […]

N.O.R.E. By Jack Barnes One of Queens, NY most popular MC’s, N.O.R.E. (aka Noreaga) returns with the new album 5E, which is scheduled to drop on July 27 on Mass Appeal Records. Earlier this year, Mass Appeal dropped the first single Uno Mas. The track was produced by N.O.R.E.’s long time collaborator Pharrell Williams, who is also featured on the […]