Posts Tagged ‘lupe fiasco’

15 Rappers as Pokemon Cards

Here at P&P, we take music journalism very seriously. That is why we have taken it upon ourselves to answer the age-old question: What if there were Pokémon cards for rappers? We got the idea when... Read more »

Want a Personalized Verse From Lupe Fiasco? That’ll Be $500.

Say it’s your mom’s birthday soon, and you have no idea what to get her. You’ve given her unfortunate handmade cards, you’ve ordered her flowers, you’ve forgotten about her birthday completely a few times. It’s time... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco ft. Ty Dolla $ign – “Next To It”

A far cry from the first single off his upcoming record Tetsuo and Youth, Lupe Fiasco digresses from the empowering ode “Mission,” to welcome us to an entirely different side of the album with “Next To It.”... Read more »

Ab-Soul ft. Lupe Fiasco and Nikki Jean – “World Runners”

As expected from a record featuring both Ab-Soul and Lupe Fiasco, “World Runners” features heavy lyricism. Nikki Jean softens up the edges with some added vocals, but the song still has a militaristic vibe, even with... Read more »

Listen to “Mission,” the First Single From Lupe Fiasco’s Upcoming Album

For the first official single off of Lupe Fiasco’s upcoming album Tetsuo & Youth, he doesn’t go for the club smash to fuel summer partying. Instead, Lupe’s “Mission” is an ode to those affected by cancer... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco & Ab-Soul – “Thorns & Horns”

Lupe Fiasco keeps the music coming with a new one featuring Ab-Soul. This one contains production from Floss & Fame and was loaded to SoundCloud with the message: JUST BECUZ WE CAN RAP REALLY REALLY GOOD!!!... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco ft. Gizzle – “DopeBoysAtAllStarWeekend”

Lupe Fiasco keeps the release spree going. This week he dropped “Snitches” and “30′s (Snitches 2),” and today he delivers a part three… except this one is a prequel to “30′s,” which was a sequel to... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco ft. Ty Dolla $ign – “Snitches”

In an interview with Rolling Stone late last year, Lupe Fiaso warned that his upcoming album Tetsuo & Youth will be a dramatic departure from the politically conscious sound that’s shaped the bulk of his career. And... Read more »

Find Out How Lupe Fiasco Handles the Huge “O.G. Bobby Johnson” Beat on New Song “THOT 97″

He’s a little bit late to the party, but Lupe Fiasco has decided to try his hand over the “O.G. Bobby Johnson” beat, which we were first introduced to by Que (see the video above). The raw, thunderous... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco – “Piru Blues”

A Christmas leftover/early Kwanzaa gift, from Lupe Fiasco to you. “Piru Blues” was to originally appear on Lupe’s most recent album, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, the song features a intricate storyline... Read more »

Video: Lupe Fiasco ft. Ed Sheeran – “Old School Love”

When Lupe Fiasco’s not live tweeting a new chapter of his novel Teriyaki Joe: Neo-Harlem Detective, he’s gearing up for the release of his fifth album Tetsuo & Youth. And tonight he drops off the video for his... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco Is Writing a Novel on Twitter

For the unlucky Lupe Fiasco fans who elected not to hit the follow button on Lupe’s Twitter before he made his account private, you’re missing out. While the rapper generally tweets musings, wisdom, jokes, and hip-hop reviews,... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco ft. Ed Sheeran – “Old School Love”

Over production that recalls Kanye West’s “Family Business,” Lupe Fiasco and Ed Sheeran take things back on a simple love song with a hip-hop twist. This is the first single off Lupe’s upcoming Tetsuo & Youth album,... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco – “Pound of Flesh / Paris Tokyo 2″

Lupe Fiasco has elbowed his way back onto feeds worldwide tonight with a tweet linking to the Chicago rapper’s latest track, “Pound of Flesh/Paris Tokyo 2.” The song borrows Drake‘s “Pound Cake/Paris Morton 2″ beat—a technique... Read more »

Lupe Fiasco – “Peace Of Paper / Cup Of Jayzus”

After the unfortunate news that Lupe Fiasco was being taken to court over alleged links with a convicted drug kingpin, the Chicago rapper looks to put the focus back on the music, announcing a new song via... Read more »