Ras Beats Interview

Iconic New York producer Ras Beats calls in to talk about his recent ‘Control Your Own’ album, his work process, inspirations and much more. Music: ‘Wit No Pressure (Ft. Roc Marciano)’ & ‘Let It Be (Ft. Masta Ace)’ Ras Beats Online: • Website: www.rasbeats.com • Twitter: twitter.com/RasBeats • Facebook: www.facebook.com/rasbeats • Instagram: www.instagram.com/rasbeatsnyc • Bandcamp: […]

Every ‘XXL Freshman’ Ranked (2007-16′)

One of Hip-Hop’s biggest sources (no-pun intended) for hip hop news and music, XXL Magazine has put out a list of their choosing, of the top “freshman” annually since 2007 (excluding 2008). This is the list of those emcees and artists in worst-to-best order.  94.  Roscoe Dash (2012) 93. Young Dro (2007) 92. Lil B […]

Nolan The Ninja Interview

Nolan The Ninja calls in to talk about his new album ‘He(art)’, linking up with Guilty Simpson and Red Pill, his unique style and much more. Music: ‘Immortality’ & ‘Opulence’ Nolan The Ninja Links: Twitter: @NolanTheNinja Facebook: on.fb.me/ibGnCS YouTube: http://bit.ly/ehxzlt SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/KLRUHN Instagram: http://bit.ly/1sLg2O8 Peep the Hip-Hop Hercules’ on iTunes now.

2016’s Best Diss Tracks

The best diss tracks from the first seven months of 2016. 1. Title: ‘Making a Murderer Pt. 1’ Artist: Joe Budden Target: Drake & Meek Mill 2. Title: ‘Cats Out the Bagg’ Artist: Daylyt Target: Joe Budden & Drake 3. Title: ‘4PM in Calabasas’   Artist: Drake Target: Diddy & Joe Budden 4. Title: ‘Bada$$’ Artist: Troy Ave Target: Joey Bada$$ & Capital Steez 5. Title: ‘You Tried It’ […]

Freco Interview

Atlanta’s Freco calls in to talk about trending on vine, his hit ‘Michael Phelps’ with the dance challenge, the recent I Hate Freco mixtape and much more. Music: ‘Michael Phelps’ & ‘Love No Thotties’ Also make sure you subscribe to the @HipHopHercules Podcast on itunes to stay up to date! itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/hip-h…d1036041239?mt=2

Dub Interview

Harlem world’s Dub (AKA Dub Aura) calls in to talk about growing up with a studio in his family, the FMM crew, working with Cam’ron and AraabMuzik, his upcoming project and much more. Music: ‘Bring It Back’ & ‘Stay Down’ Twitter/Instagram: @DubAura familymoneymusic.net @dub-aura   Follow @hiphophercules and @hiphopherculespodcast on Instagram and subscribe on ITunes!

Ms. Sian Gentle Interview

The United Kingdom’s Ms. Sian Gentle calls in to talk about her charitable contributions, the meaning of SPOP (Spoken Poetry Pop), her upcoming ‘2 Sides 1 Story’ EP and much more. Music: ‘For You’ & ‘2 Sides 1 Story Teaser [EP]’ Soundcloud:@siangentle www.youtube.com/MsSianGentleOfficial www.MsSianGentle.com Instagram: @mssiangentle Twitter: @siangentle Also make sure you subscribe to the […]