The whole squad was in the building for the Hip-Hop Corner on Sunday. Jeff “Carlton Banks” Jackson made a triumphant return his time in Afghanistan. The theme of the show was our favorite songs. A good time was had by all. Download this week’s episode and see what type of music gets the most plays in our iPods and for so much more!! Click below to download this week’s recorded episode…
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Unfortunately, we had technical difficulties in the studio and my mic wasn’t working for the first 45 minutes and I didn’t know it lol. It’s all good, though, because we got it fixed in time for the Phil Ade interview!! The interview was DOPE!! Definitely check it out. It’s about an hour into the podcast. Plus, a new member of the 368 Music Group team spoke to us briefly as well!! Check the podcast to be introduced!! And, as promised, we played music from DMV artists ALL SHOW (except for the new French Montana record lol). We talked about the DMV hip-hop scene and graded it. Download the podcast and get in on the discussion!! Hit us on on Twitter @HipHopCorner. Click below to hear the show…
We got LIVE on the Hip-Hop Corner this week!!! XXL Freshman Critique!!! Plus, Logic called in!!! 5/5/13
What’s up Hip-Hop Corner fam? In this week’s edition of the Hip-Hop Corner, we broke down every freshman in this year’s XXL class!! Plus, Logic called in for an EXCLUSIVE interview!! And, 5-Star DJ Dopestar did a special XXL Freshman mix!! Click below to check it out…
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In this week’s episode of the Hip-Hop Corner it was ALL 90′s EVERYTHING!!! R&B had the Motown era and for hip-hop, we had the 90′s, the golden decade of hip-hop. But, we talked about more than just music in this episode. We talked about sports, movies, tv shows, etc., all from the 90′s. Plus, we had not one, but two DJs, our resident 5-Star DJ Dopestar and special guest Honey B spin 90′s mixes on the show!!! The technics were on fire!!! LOL. What are you waiting for? Click the link below and download this week’s episode and reminisce with us!!
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Forget the Grammys. If you want to listen to an awards show where hip-hop truly gets represented, look no further!! What are you waiting for? Click the link below!!
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What’s up Hip-Hop Corner fam? In this week’s recorded episode of the Hip-Hop Corner it was ALL BLACK EVERYTHING as we rapped up Black History Month. DJ Boss Player told his personal Black History about his ancestors in Ghana. B-Man joined us in the studio this week and him and DJ Boss Player discussed their favorite Black History figures. We talked about hip-hop and how it’s changed. And we went in depth into a discussion about Black masculinity in hip-hop and the degradation of women in our music and how we need to make a change plus so much more!!! What are you waiting for? Use the link below to download the podcast!!!
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We invited Shy Glizzy to WMUC Studios to have a real conversation about his music, blowing up, beef and so much more! Download this week’s recorded episode to see what he said! (Sorry for the audio test at the beginning of the download. We had technical difficulties.)
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Need I say more? I think we’ve all had enough. I’m pretty sure even bitch ass niggas are tired of bitch ass niggas. They’re probably tired of being themselves when they wake up in the morning. If you’re a bitch ass nigga, and you know it, and you’re reading this message, what are you waiting for? STOP IT! Download this week’s recorded episode of The Hip-Hop Corner and discover the cure that DJ Boss Player has for you! If you happen to be a real person of honor and you’re reading this message, first of all, salute! Us at The Hip-Hop Corner can speak for the rest of the world when we say we appreciate you! You’re making the world a better place! Download this week’s recorded episode of The Hip-Hop Corner to feel moral support and make sure you direct bitch ass niggas to this page so they can learn! Also, we ripped bitch ass cops a new a**hole. Learn how to stop yourself from getting arrested. We recapped Dro Victorious’ huge birthday house party that DJ Boss Player DJ’d at which certain events brought about this whole discussion of bitchassness. Download this week’s recorded episode to find out what happened!!! DOWNLOAD THIS WEEK’S RECORDED EPISODE HERE. <– Only available from 8/6/12 to 8/11/12
As I’m typing this message I’m listening to “Stay” on Nas’ new album “Life Is Good”, thinking about just how wonderful this life is… Last night on the show I, DJ Boss Player, reviewed Nas’ newest work live on the air song-by-song. I had waited all week to listen to the album so that last night on the show would be the first time I heard it. My feedback was honest. And the album is AMAZING. To get my in depth review of the album, just download the show. In addition to reviewing the album, I inserted little anecdotes about my life story and my views of the music industry and of American society, in general. Last night was memorable for me. If you feel so inclined as to check it out, I hope you enjoy this week’s show and give me some feedback. Cheers, let’s toast to the good life… CLICK HERE TO TO DOWNLOAD THIS WEEK’S SHOW (Only Available from 7/23/12 to 7/28/12)
We commemorated the death of the late Avionadramida by playing his music and sharing our memories of him. Also, to honor Avionadramida, DJ Dopestar spun a “fallen legends hip-hop collage” live on the air. Also, DJ Boss Player got political and spoke about capitalism, oppression, president Obama and so much more. No topic was off limits! We talked about life and death, ancient African kingdoms, hoes, fake thugs, the beef between Chief Keef and Shy Glizzy and so much more! CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THIS WEEK’S EPISODE. (Available from 7/16/12 to 7/21/12 only. Right-click and choose “Save As” to save.)
This Episode Might CHANGE YOUR LIFE. A Hip-Hop Activist Speaks Out on Social Issues… DOWNLOAD NOW 6/25/12
We’re old school here at The Hip-Hop Corner. Our show is centered upon the same principles as the legendary Afrika Bambaataa’s original hip-hop radio program, which are “peace, unity, love and having fun, fun, fun…”. We want to make a difference here at The Hip-Hop Corner and bring some positive energy to this planet. Along those lines, no show we’ve ever done is more important than the episode that is available for download this week. We brought in my professor at the University of Maryland, a renowned hip-hop activist and published author, Solomon Comissiong, to speak out on hip-hop and how it relates to the larger American culture and society. We spoke out on a wide range of issues from corporate manipulation of hip-hop artists to propaganda in the media to institutional racism to the prison industrial complex and more… The conversation got very deep and very controversial. Believe me, the powers that be don’t want these types of conversations on the radio! So, take some time out to be entertained and most importantly informed and DOWNLOAD THIS WEEK’S RECORDED EPISODE by CLICKING HERE. (This week’s episode is only available from 6/25 to to 6/30.)
THE HIP-HOP CORNER IS BACK!!! After a one month hiatus, we came back and this week’s episode was dope!! DJ Boss Player’s childhood friend, b-boy & hip-hop head Ezdean, came through the studio to chop it up!! We covered a WIDE range of topics from DJ Boss Player yachting off the coast of Rio De Janeiro to DJ Boss Player getting on stage with A$AP Rocky to DJ Boss Player being on Mac Miller’s tour bus to politically “controversial” records by Lil’ Wayne and Mos Def to DJ Boss Player taking a class taught by a hip-hop activist to DJ Boss Player, DJ Money and DJ Dopestar’s trip to Atlantic City to see DJ Jazzy Jeff and so much more!!! Plus, we played audio from DJ Boss Player’s interview with Maya Angelou!!! And, 5-Star DJ, DJ Dopestar, killed it on the wheels!!!
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I have a feeling that earlier tonight in WMUC Studios, I was in the presence of greatness. The Dover, Delaware trio, Nino NoSay, Brown Suga & ShortyRock of FlowCity graced us with their presence on The Hip-Hop Corner. The music speaks for itself. Clearly, they’re on another level, musically. They have the look. And I can vouch that they have the personalities to make it. I was telling their manager Valerie that it’s basically about what deal they sign and their future is astronomical. Forget the sky, there is no limit for these three budding superstars. Don’t believe me??? Listen for yourself… Click here to download this week’s episode. (This episode is only available from 2/27/12 to 3/3/12)
The R&B, Hippie, Neo Soul Rock Star Raheem DeVaughn came through and co-hosted The Hip-Hop Corner this past Sunday night!!! It was slow jams all night in commemoration of the upcoming Valentine’s day. We covered a wide range of topics from love to Obama to the Illuminati to the DMV hip-hop scene, etc. Things got interesting when the two female contest winners arrived to meet and greet Raheem DeVaughn. Go ahead and listen to the show for your own entertainment. Click here to listen to this week’s episode. (This show is only available from 2/13/12 to 2/18/12.)
On Sunday night, The Hip-Hop Corner was happy to welcome DMV hip-hop pioneer Tabi Bonney to the show!! DJ Boss Player and Joe Money took turns asking Tabi intriguing questions to get inside the mind of and really get to know the creative genius. Just how did Tabi Bonney become so successful at hip-hop in an area where go-go reigned supreme??? Click here to listen to this week’s episode (This link expires at 11:59 p.m. on 1/28/12.) and find out how!! Also, it was becoming very evident to The Hip-Hop Corner crew that most up and coming artists don’t understand the elements of a great song. So, DJ Boss Player and the cast explained everything they think goes into making great music. So, if you’re an up and coming artist I would definitely download and save this podcast because you might learn something. Right-click to download this week’s show here. (This link expires at 11:59 p.m. on 1/28/12.)
This week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner was lyrically vicious. Baltimore rapper Swagga Boy Los, who’s on the short list of next-to-blow hip-hop artists, called in and blessed us with a one-of-a-kind interview. One word to describe Los… Bars. And, talented DMV rapper Lyriciss, who lives up to his name, lyrically, graced us with his presence in the studio and spit some dope verses and freestyles live on the air. You can hear all of that and more in this week’s episode at the recorded show link >> Check it out!!!
In this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner, which broadcasted live on the first day of 2012, we wrapped up the year behind us and looked forward to the year ahead. We listed the top 5 hottest rappers overall in 2011, the top 5 biggest hip-hop related stories of 2011 in “Industry Buzz” and the top 5 hottest rappers in the DMV this past year. DJ Boss Player, J-Haze, Amberly & B’Man hosted and had a pizza party in the studio and talked about what they did to celebrate the new year and their new year’s resolutions. Conversations got deep into Black male and female relationships and so many other topics were covered. So, tune in and check out the show! And you know we had to play Skillz’s 2011 Rap Up song. Download this week’s episode here.
Broady the Joker of WPGC guest hosted & hip-hop artist Laelo talked about “Life in High Definition” 12/18/11
This week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner was extremely high quality. In fact, you could say it was in “High Definition”. That’s right, DMV hip-hop artist Laelo came through to talk about his very recent album “Life in High Definition”. The conversation ebbed and flowed and we covered a wide variety of topics of which I’m sure at least some of them would interest you, if not all. So, check it out!! Also, my good friend Broady the Joker of WPGC came straight from Los Angeles, CA to chop it up with us about his blossoming stand-up comedy career and anything else funny we felt like talking about. If you wanna laugh, this week’s episode is definitely worth listening to–> Click here to download our most recent episode.
Fat Trel came through The Hip-Hop Corner with the Slutty Boyz for one of the most memorable interviews in our show’s history!! And B’Man held it down in his first show as an official co-host!! Plus, DJ Boss Player is giving away 2 tickets to 1 lucky fan who follows him (@DJBossPlayer) and The Hip-Hop Corner (HipHopCorner) on Twitter!! Follow him and us and listen to the podcast of this week’s episode for your chance to win!! Listen to the Most Recent Episode Here
Interviews w/ Big K.R.I.T., Bun B & Yelawolf + Freestyle champions Adversary & D’Meitz spit hella crazy bars on The Hip-Hop Corner 10/30/11
On Monday, October 24th, Red Bull hosted its EmSee battle at the Fillmore in downtown Silver Spring, MD. Bun B hosted and Big K.R.I.T., Devin the Dude and Joe Budden were the judges. DJ Boss Player conducted interviews with Big K.R.I.T., Bun B and Joe Budden backstage and played them in this week’s edition of The Hip-Hop Corner!!! Plus, we had the top 2 finishers from the freestyle battle, Adversary and D’Meitz, come through the show for interviews and spit some bars. I mean these MCs went HAM for like 20 straight minutes!!! Also, DJ Boss Player and Dro Victorious attended the last show of Yelawolf’s “Hard White” tour at Soundstage in Baltimore, MD. Dro Victorious recorded some dope concert footage and DJ Boss Player interviewed Yelawolf backstage for an exclusive interview as Dro filmed it. We played the interview in this week’s episode. So, this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner is jam-packed with fun!!! Listen to the most recent episode of The Hip-Hop Corner here.
368 Music group’s Phil Da Phuture came through The Hip-Hop Corner on Sunday!!! We talked about the success of his radio hit “Stupid Dope Moves”, working with Raheem DeVaughn and Phil Ade and so much more!!! Plus, Pinnacle, a dope spoken word artist from New York, came through the studio and dropped some knowledge!!! In addition, we talked about how hip-hop artists depict women in their music and the overall discrimination against Black women in America. Check it all out!!! Download the most recent episode of The Hip-Hop Corner here.
So this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner is the DJ Boss Player birthday edition of The Hip-Hop Corner!!! Toine from DTMD came through for a dope interview about their recent album release “Makin Dollas” and an off the top freestyle. Dro Victorious co-hosted along with the “Image to the Revolution”, our graphic designer, B’Man. Check out this week’s episode to find out about the craziness that was DJ Boss Player’s birthday weekend. Check out Twitter Mogul & video director Dro Victorious in action. And, find out why we call B’Man the #1 bachelor in the DMV Lol. Listen to this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner here.
Last week Mac Miller’s Blue Slide Park Tour kicked off at the University of Maryland with openers Casey Veggies and the Come Up. I requested press passes to the concert and I was given the opportunity to interview Mac Miller and Casey Veggies during sound check. I recorded the interviews and played them on this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner. Check them out. They’re dope and very revealing! Casey Veggies’ album “Sleeping In Class” was #4 on the iTunes albums chart last week. And, I heard some of Mac Miller’s upcoming album “Blue Slide Park” on his tour bus and to say the least… well… listen to the podcast to hear my opinion! Also, The Hip-Hop Corner welcomed new contributor Joe Money from www.channelthirtyeight.com as a co-host of the show. Listen to his first show with us and expect to hear him on The Hip-Hop Corner again in the future as one of our official co-hosts with J-Haze and Amberly aka “Miss Afrocentrique”. Listen to this week’s show here.
In this week’s episode of The Hip-Hop Corner, we were very happy to welcome DMV elite rapper Black Cobain and Hip-Hop Crew member Amberly aka “Miss Afrocentrique” to the show!!! Amberly got right back into the groove with DJ Boss Player and J-Haze like she never left and dropped some neo-soul knowledge. Black Cobain entertained us with a candid interview and spit some verses. Click here to check it out now!!!