Sketch, King Gordy and John Drama hook up to drop “Loyalty”!

Detroit Sketch feat. King Gordy, John Drama & Ms. Rita – “Loyalty”. Nice little cameo from Big Herk near the end.

Detroit Sketch feat. King Gordy, John Drama & Ms. Rita  - “Loyalty”.

Dilla Day Detroit has arrived!!! – Tonight at The Fillmore.

DJ Premier Promo Video

J Dilla Documentary

2006 – In Dilla Studio with Common, Frank & Dank and J Dilla.

 

For complete details go to dilladaydetroit.com

Elzhi featured on HOT new joint with Talib Kweli & Phonte.

Elzhi teams up with Talib Kweli, Phonte for NEW exclusive track – “No Competition”.

Talib Kweli, Elhi & Phonte – “No Competition”

Eminem and Calvin Johnson grace the cover of ESPN the Magazine together.

Detroit’s Eminem and Lions All-Pro reciever Calvin Johnson grace the cover of ESPN the Magazine (Music Issue).

Image and article courtesy of ESPN and ESPN the Magazine and its contributors.

It’s been a decade since Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake put on the most controversial halftime show in Super Bowl history. Timberlake concluded the show by exposing Jackson’s breast to the shock of the world. In ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Music Issue’, Marin Cogan speaks with several figures who played key roles in the controversy, including ex-FCC chairman Michael Powell.
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Juggalos are not a gang! I.C.P. sues F.B.I. over gang label.


Article and image courtesy of Gary Graff and Billboard.com

Insane Clown Posse is going to war — legally — against U.S. government agencies that have designated its fans, the Juggalos, as “a loosely affiliated hybrid gang.”

A lawsuit was filed Wednesday in the U.S. Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan on behalf of ICP members Violent J (Joseph Bruce) and Shaggy 2 Dope (Joey Utsler) and four Juggalos claiming that their constitutional rights of free expression and association and due process have been violated due to the U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigations issued the gang designation in the 2011 National Gang Threat Assessment. The lawsuit charges that the designation is wrong and without merit and should be removed.
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Happy New Year from all of us at Detroithiphop.com!!

So now that 2014 has officially arrived, it is time to put 2013 in perspective and know that if you aren’t making legitimate moves for yourself, your craft or your city then maybe your not cut out for this Detroit HipHop stuff. I took it back a bit to give you some motivation for the upcoming year. Give your all, don’t half step and make the most creative hip hop that you can. So at the end of the day, month or year you can look back and be proud of the message you provided to the world! Because if you don’t….. Your just LOSING OUT!!

God Bless you and yours in 2014 from all of us at Detroithiphop.com!

Black Milk Ft. Royce Da 5’9″ – “Losing Out” – 2008

Drew32 drops his brand new video for “True Colors”.

Detroit’s own Drew32 drops his latest video for his radio hit – “True Colors”.

Drew32 – “True Colors”

Freestyle Friday – Stretch Money back 2010 at Starvin Marvins, courtesy of The Hustler Depot.

Fellow Detroiters, Mike Posner and Big Sean team up on the official video for “Top of the World”.

Great filiming locations, Ford Field, Comerica Park, The Palace of Auburn Hills with cameos by Pavel Datsyuk and Nate Burleson to name a few. Big Sean holding it down rockin the Blade Icewood shirt.

Poor Boyz Productions – Detroit, Tracing Skylines – Extreme Skiing.

Poor Boyz Productions takes street skiing to Detroit, Jib City. Featuring the skiing of Karl Fostvedt, Khai Krepela, and Max Morello. Filmed by Cody Carter, Jonny Durst, and Japser Newton. Edited by Cody Carter and Jonny Durst.
More info hit up poorboyz.com
Features music by Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson – “Reputation”.