Hasan Salaam, Jay Z + Russell Simmons + Gov. Cuomo, event...

This episode's topics included hip hop activism, Jay Z & Russell Simmons and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, NY rap event previews and more. Our guest was Hasan Salaam.

RIP JArch + Pro Era’s Junior B, Questlove is wrong, Event...

With so many good things going on in the New York hip hop scene, it was a tough week for a couple of area...

‘Real Hip Hop,’ Lil Wayne and the Zulu Nation, ASAP Ferg,...

These topics and more on this episode of The NY Hip Hop Report, the area's #1 talk radio show, airing every Sunday night LIVE at 10pm.

New Nicki Minaj, Mister Cee Out at Hot 97, NY Hip...

We're back with another NY Hip Hop Report. This week, we'll talk a mix of mainstream and underground, music and events, recapping an interesting week in both lanes in and around New York City.

Is NY Hip Hop As Good As It’s Ever Been? Discussion,...

NY's #1 hip hop talk show discusses New York rap news, takes calls and previews upcoming hip hop events in the NYC Metropolitan area.

Bourdain in the Bronx, Beatbox Championships & more

As usual, there are a ton of hip hop happenings in and around the Mecca of hip hop music and culture. The South Bronx,...

The Source360, New York Hip Hop Updates, Upcoming Events and more

The Source360 weekend "festival" hit Brooklyn this weekend, and the big highlight was the Wu-Tang reunion concert at Barclays Center. Not sure what else it might have accomplished, but we be discussing festivals, and the influence of magazines like The Source.

Your Old Droog Performance Review, Mtume Gant talks ‘Spit’ and more!

We saw it, but we still kinda don't believe it. Your Old Droog made his first major public appearance at New York's Webster Hall, clearly...

Your Old Droog / Nas + Likwuid talks “Likwuidity” EP +...

We discussed the mystery of Your Old Droog and the new music from special guest LiKWUiD, plus we previewed some upcoming NY-area hip hop events, dropped some new releases and took listener calls. Another great episode of New York's #1 hip hop talk show!

Hip Hop Activism, NY Hip Hop events, new releases and more...

Hip hop has a role to play in social issues, so we felt we'd be remiss if we didn't use our show and platform to speak about it with our audience.

Cormega Interview plus Legendary Cyphers & we celebrate our 100th episode!...

We celebrated our 100th episode with a conversation with Cormega, a talk with Legendary Cyphers, some new releases, a few calls and more!

Remy Ma’s Return, Nicki Minaj’s Relevance, plus Bad Rap Media, New...

The long-awaited-by-some return of NY rapstress Remy Ma after serving a moderately long prison sentence, had the rap world buzzing, even if a bit premature, thanks...

Nicki Minaj, Danielle Mastrion’s Beastie Boys Mural, New NY Rap Releases...

Another discussion-filled episode as we talked about Nicki Minaj's latest provocative cover art controversy. Show hosts Manny Faces and Steve Ortiz discussed the pros and...

Bobby Shmurda, Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival vs. MTV, Hired Gun & Urban...

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival... Bobby Shmurda... New York hip hop doesn't stop providing amazing ammunition for NY's #1 talk radio show. This week, we...

Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Recap, Total Slaughter Analysis, Doug E. Fresh Documentary...

On this episode of New York hip hop's #1 talk show, we spent a little time recapping the 10th annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, which made...

Guest: Freedom City NYC Apparel + NY Hip Hop event (p)reviews,...

For episode 095, we welcomed the folks from Freedom City NYC Apparel, a fledgling clothing line, to kick it about the current state of 'urban' clothing, being an entrepreneur and their upcoming Live Free Revolution event in conjunction with Art Rapture.

Guest: Tasty Keish (Bondfire Radio) – Topics: Angie Martinez, events &...

For the 93rd episode of The NY Hip Hop Report, we welcomed a true friend of the show, and sister in alternative media. Tasty Keish,...

Devastating Tito (Fearless Four), Update on the FCC Petition vs. Hot...

We talked with Devastating Tito (Fearless Four / Team Fearless) about his career, current projects and upcoming Team Fearless Honors, paying respect to the architects and pioneers of hip hop music and culture. We also discussed Your Olg Droog, gave some event (p)reviews and dropped some dope new releases you need to know about!

Chuck D, Hot 97, the FCC, New NY Hip Hop Releases,...

For episode 91 of The NY Hip Hop Report, show host Manny Faces, founder and editor in chief of Birthplace Magazine, had much to...

FCC Petition Threatens Hot 97, The Blueprint Showcase Recap [EPISODE 089...

In this episode of The NY Hip Hop Report, show host Manny Faces details the contents of his recent filing with the FCC which...