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Erick Sermon Is Always About Business! Watch Him Speak On His Latest (Video)

Good stuff, Sway. Erick [and Parrish] Making Dollars since way back. But how? And how is business today? Somehow, you know it’s gotta be good for Erick Onasis (remember that name?).

Erick Sermon Talks Business: His New Streaming Company, Sampling Company & New Album
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Sway Declares Oswin Benjamin’s The Best Freestyle Of The Year! (Video)

Oswin Benjamin. Five Fingers Of Death. The scene of the crime: Sway In The Morning. What crime? MICROPHONE MURDER!! Watch!

Oswin Benjamin Goes off on ‘Sway In The Morning’ with a 10-minute and 9-beat freestyle.
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Pete Rock Speaks On His New Album (Video)

Please excuse me… I mean to say, The Legendary Pete Rock speaks! There was a time that your single wasn’t officially official if Pete Rock did not remix it. His work with CL Smooth, too… c’mon man! Central to this chat with Sway: Pete’s album “Return Of The SP1200.”

A dude from Marvel did the artwork??? Wow!

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Affion Crockett Bodies The ‘5 Fingers Of Death’ Freestyle Challenge (Video)

Okay, Affion Crockett is hella funny. We all knew that, right? But who knew dude had BARZ legit like this? I did not… until now!

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Bushwick Bill & Spice One Perform On The Sway In The Morning Stage At SXSW 2019 (Video)

Sway’s Universe stretches out from the Bay Area in every direction… and crosses all time! With these performances, Sway takes it back to the Bay, back to back-in-the-day, and down south a way to Texas… Spice One and Bushwick Bill (of Geto Boys)!

SXSW 2019 had to be beyond litty, for this alone!

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Mass Appeal’s Starting 5 Cypher (Video)

Word? Sway tryna push up a crew on crew emcee battle in this? Any of these other labels wanna see these hyenas?? Hope so. I’d LOVE to see something like that for the citizens!

If you haven’t already RSVP’d (here) for that Starting 5 tour show tonight (in Atlanta)… this ought to do it!!

(Oh, Stro SNAPPED on this! Like always. All the dudes did the do.)

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De La Soul Speaks On Not Getting Paid In Hip-Hop: Back In The Day To Today, And It Don’t Stop! (Video)

De La Soul has done the work but is not getting ALL the bag. Well, Industry Rule #4080 is still a thing, but less so today, right? Weeeeell… here they tell Sway that Tommy Boy Records is still in the way 30+ years later. Tsk, tsk, tsk. Watch as the Plugs and Sway speak on that and more.

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The ‘Sway In The Morning’ Show Presents The 2018 Doomsday Cypher Parts 1 & 2 (Video)

It’s the 2018 year-end celebration, you mickeys, and you fickeys! And how are these folks celebrating? By bringing us a room full of HYENAAAAS who came to EAT these banging azz BEATS!

The Doomsday Cypher is a celebration pairing some of the biggest producers in Hip-Hop with some of the most talented and hungry rappers in the game. Each of the emcees has been hand-picked by Sway Calloway and the morning show team to participate in one of the biggest events in our culture.

The 2018 Doomsday Cypher was curated by DJ Premier, Jahlil Beats and Powers Pleasant.

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Emcees engaged on stage: Chyna Black, AK, Lyric Da Queen, The Philharmonik, Rikki Blu, Bones Brigante, Nova, TR3, and Young Devyn.

Start with the first part up top. Keep the fire going with part two after the jump. Epic!

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Regina Hall Promotes Her New Series And Shares Some Of Her Dating Wisdom (Video)

Regina Hall. This interview adds to her level of sexy. You SEE her (obviously), but throughout the course of this interview, you get to see what she is saying.

Regina Hall Talks Relationships, Secret Tips For Women and New Show ‘Black Monday’
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I am left with two questions though: (1) Who actually farted and (2) is she really smashing with the Yoni egg in her vijay though… for real??

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Speaks On Living With No Regrets And Various Science Topics (Video)

Newton is a bada**

Because science, truth, and FACTS!! Something about the validation of one of the smartest, most respected dudes on the planet standing up for African achievement… in OUR forum… talking US… DOPE!

With a new season of Star Talk starting tonight Neil deGrasse Tyson stopped by to talk about Africa, Aliens and much more.
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Ice T Speaks On New Album ‘It Came From Space’ And His ‘Law & Order: SVU’ Gig Being An Opportunity He Turned Into A 20-year Career (Video)

Bwaahaa! Ice-T didn’t know about the Wu-Tang Clan, but he instantly knew upon meeting them that he wanted them to be on their side. Wanted no smoke from the dudes wildin’ out of Shaolin!

Ice-T stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about his new album, Law and Order, Wu-Tang Clan and MC Lyte.

Ohhhh! Mr. X is Ice’s old homie Africa Islam! And they are into some of that new-new! Great interview with Heather B at the helm for this show ep.

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Bun B With Some ‘Trill’ Talk About His New Album, Revelations He Has Had Living His Life And Learning From Losses He’s Suffered (Video)

Bun B is indeed the Trillest in the game. Needs no introduction (just let whoever doesn’t know about him why they should… later… in private). Watch the OG’s interview.

Hip-Hop icon Bun B prepares for the release of his latest album ‘Return of The Trill.’ He stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about his legacy, personal struggles in his career and what DJ Ready Red contributed to Houston Hip-Hop.
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Interesting political insights from the OG in here, too.
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Tommy Davidson Speaks On His Personal Fashion, Former Personal Assisstant Diddy, And Past With ‘In Living Color’ (Video)

One of the coolest, and funniest. Tommy Davidson is on with ‘the answers’ Sway! Well, some of them (ha).

Tommy Davidson Remembering Diddy As His Assistant and Crazy “In Living Color” Stories
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Marvin “Krondon” Jones III Speaks On Starring In ‘Black Lightning’ And His Rap Career (Video)

Been really into the latest addition to The CW’s #DareToDefy lineup, “Black Lightning.” Dope from all angles. And a word on casting: When ‘Scooter’ from “Living Single” (shout to the homie @65phenom aka BigDee for that non-trivial bit of TV trivia) is the hero… AND your main bad guy is KRNDN aka Krondon (of Strong Arm Steady)… AND you have Salim Akil and Mara Brock Akil at the helm… your show is Black af and lit as ‘Lightning!’

*needle scratches record*

But waaait. Krondon is on TV as the villain?? Doooope! Watch him speak on that and other stuff in this interview.

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Consequence Speak On ‘A Tribe Called Quest’ Being Snubbed By The Grammys (Video)

Could you file this in the ‘butthurt’ folder? You could, but that is an egregious oversimplification. Come on. Not even a ‘nomination’ for their last album? Whether or not you agree, ATCQ should at least be heard on this. Sway thought so…

Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Consequence of A Tribe Called Quest, stop by to talk about their last video and their collaboration with Billionaire Boys Club. They ended up getting into the Grammy’s Snub of their last album and what that meant.
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Snubbed By The Grammys, But The Tribe’s Quest Goes On (Video)

Hmm… a lotta business being spoken of in this clip. Might want to pay attention to how you hustle to maintain. Tribe’s got a name folks recognize. But don’t think them dropping their last album means they’re ready for rest. Naaaaah, son. Recognize!

Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Consequence of A Tribe Called Quest, stop by to talk about their last video and their collaboration with Billionaire Boys Club. They ended up getting into the Grammy’s Snub of their last album and what that meant.
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Mad Skillz Is Turning The Tables, And Kicking The Rhymes, At The Same Time! (Video)

Okay. Please excuse me in advance. Late pass like a mugg, but yoooo this throwback clip I had not seen before now is sooo DOPE! Skillz goes IN on this clip – emceeing AND deejaying!

Mad Skillz dropped by ‘Sway in the Morning’ two days in a row, and blessed us with two live freestyles. Watch above…
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Nipsey Hussle Talking And Taking “Victory Lap” For A Spin (Video)

Neighborhood Nip is nothing like other rap ninjas! Watch and hear him tell you how.

Nipsey Hussle Breaks Down “Victory Lap” & Working with Kendrick Lamar, Cee-Lo, Puff & More.
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“Victory Lap” is out now. Strong!

NIPSEY HUSSLE – VICTORY LAP (ALBUM)

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Town Hall With The “Black Panther” Stars (Video)

By now, you know opening weekend for “Black Panther” was epic! Sway, Heather, and Tracy get into all kinds of topics related by the movie and relevant to us. Wakanda Forever!

And Lupita and Danai for as long as they want. Whew! So beautiful.

(That said, Let it be known that Heather and Tracy G have been on my ‘Can Get It’ list for a long time! Just being polite to company.)

The cast of the highly anticipated Black Panther movie stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about how the making of this epic film. Director Ryan Coogler was joined by Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther), Lupita Nyong’o (Okoye), Danai Gurira (Nakia) and Michael B. Jordan (Erik Killmonger).
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Check Out This “Sway In The Morning Jam Session” (Video)

Man. The Grammys are coming up. We should do something special.

Damn right, Sway. Good call. So you got Lupe Fiasco, Rapsody, Fred The Godson, Chris Rivers, Oswin Benjamin… and Anthony Hamilton… AND Robert Glasper?

Okay. We’re listening. With an anticipation of epic dopeness!!

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