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Benny The Butcher Speaks On Being Endorsed By Pusha-T, On ‘Migos Rapping’ And His Latest Project (Video)

The Butcher is here!

Benny The Butcher is worth the watch. Any of the gang from Griselda would be. But Benny is on the push to get his project popping currently. Watch his sit-down with Rob Markman above.

In late June, Buffalo MC BENNY THE BUTCHER released his latest project, ‘The Plugs I Met.’ In addition to fellow Griselda Records signee Conway The Machine, featured artists include lyrical heavyweights like Pusha-T, Black Thought, and Jadakiss. On the latest episode of ‘For The Record,’ Benny sat down with Genius’ Head of Artist Relations Rob Markman to discuss ‘The Plugs I Met.’
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Styles P & Dave East Discussing If Lyricism Still Matters In Hip-Hop ‘For The Record’ (Video)

Does lyricism still matter? In a word, YES! Whether you believe it is ‘necessary’ for a joint to be called ‘real Hip-Hop’ to have it… that discussion being a thing, even today, lets you know that lyricism is still a thing.

Although Yonkers MC Styles P and Harlem rapper Dave East represent two different generations of Hip-Hop, each artist is known for his lyrical prowess. The duo recently teamed up for their joint project ‘Beloved,’ which densely packs vivid street tales throughout its 13 tracks. On the latest episode of ‘For The Record,’ the New York natives sat down with Genius’ Head of Artist Relations Rob Markman to discuss the collaborative album as well as the decline of lyricism in Hip-Hop.
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Pusha T Speaks On The Development Of “Daytona” And Dissing Drake ‘For The Record’ (Video)

Hells yeah! Start with the strong dap and get into the FACTS! Of course, the Drizzy dissing is on deck for discussion… but wait, there’s more!

G.O.O.D. Music president Pusha T returns this week with ‘Daytona,’ his first full-length release since 2015’s ‘King Push – Darkness Before Dawn: The Prelude.’ In the latest episode of Genius’ ‘For the Record,’ Pusha discussed his recording process, his political differences with Kanye, the reasoning behind its truncated length, and the Drake diss track “Infrared.”
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Comedy Central’s Larry Wilmore On The Shooting Of Walter Scott ‘For The Record’ (Video)

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore slid right into The Colbert Report’s 11:30 PM Comedy Central slot. And doing so like a boss! Great tongue-in-cheek political satire. Gotta say though, Larry is starting with a lot more bite. Watch his do-you-see-this-sh!t commentary on cellphone video showing a South Carolina police officer (Michael Slager) fatally shooting an unarmed black man (Walter Scott) in the back.

“I’ll stop talking about this sh!t when it stops happening.”
Larry Wilmore

Damn right. Damn shame. Damn.


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Torae – “That Raw” (Video)

Official video from the Pete Rock produced jawn called “That Raw” by Brooklyn’s finest emcee Torae off of his “For The Record” project that’s out right now. It case you running behind on that joint you can cop ‘that raw’ ish from the link below….


Torae – “For The Record” (Video)

New video the DJ Premier produced “For The Record” joint from Brooklyn emcee Torae & he brought several friends along for the visuals….


Torae – For the Record (Trailer)

Torae provides an inside look at all that goes into making an album, creating a business & building a brand. For The Record the docuseries reveals all that & more. Album in stores 11.1.11