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REVIEW: Big Sean – ‘Dark Sky Paradise’

Artist: Big Sean
Album: Dark Sky Paradise
Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap

Dark Sky Paradise is not one step closer to the record fans have been waiting for Big Sean to create, but five. Coming off the largely forgettable Hall Of Fame, the Detroit native spent the majority of 2014 crafting his most honest, ambitious, and creative record to date. It’s not perfect, but then again neither is he.

Opening with “Dark Sky (Skyscrapers),” Sean reintroduces himself while touching on topics like wealth, success, and the patience you need in order to attain either. His flow flip-flops from slow to fast and …

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Big Sean Stuns With “One Man Can Change The World”

With a week to go before Dark Sky Paradise hits, Big Sean has shared what may soon be considered a modern classic.

Built upon a steady piano accompaniment, “One Man Can Change The World” pairs Big Sean with Kanye West and John Legend for an ode to a child’s endless potential. Sean has always been one to speak of his ambition and how it lead him to turn his dreams into reality, but here he takes things to another level altogether. There’s always time spent paying tribute to Sean’s late grandmother, including a cell phone message. You can stream the …

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Meek Mill Shares “B-Boy” Video Featuring Big Sean & A$AP Ferg

Having dropped a number of freestyles in celebration of his release from incarceration earlier this year, Meek Mill cements his return to the top of the rap echelon with the official video for “B-Boy.”

Oh, you haven’t heard “B-Boy”? That isn’t hard to understand seeing as the song was quietly released at the beginning of the week. Initially we didn’t understand this marketing move, but now that a video has been revealed everything is starting to make sense. “B-Boy” bangs without any additional help, but the video certainly takes the whole affair to a new level. It’s a 90s style …

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Big Sean Drops “Blessings” Featuring Drake & Kanye West

Detroit native Big Sean recently announced plans to title his new album Dark Sky Paradise, and late last night he revealed the album’s latest single. The song, which features appearances from both Drake and Kanye West is titled “Blessings.” You can stream the track, in full at the end of this post.

Any time three powerhouse rappers get on a track together there is bound to be some debate over who rode the beat best, and anyone familiar with Big Sean’s catalog knows his guests often bring the heat (Kendrick‘s “Control” verse proved that). Sean holds his …

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Eminem Returns Home in New “Detroit vs Everybody” Video

This past November, Eminem graced us with “Detroit vs Everybody,” a guest-heavy track that paid homage to the rap icon’s roots. Now, nearly two months after the release of Shady XV, Em and friends have provided the single with some visuals, which you can check out by following the jump below.

Announced yesterday evening via Eminem’s manager Paul Rosenberg, the black and white clip follows the Grammy Award-winning rapper around his hometown while showcasing a number of notable landmarks along the way. If you dig it, let us know in the comments section.

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Eminem Streams New Single, “Detroit vs Everybody”

Back in August, Eminem announced that his very own Shady Records would be releasing a two-disc compilation set, Shady XV, as a special Black Friday treat. Following the release of the comp’s lead single, “Guts Over Glory,” the Grammy Award-winning rapper has offered up another new cut titled “Detroit vs Everybody.” Check it out after the break.

A blood-pumping tribute to the Motor City, this latest offering finds Em doing what he does best alongside Big Sean, Danny Brown, and a slew of other Michigan mainstays. Armed with a throwback beat and unlimited radio potential, …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Big Sean – “I Don’t F**k With You” Feat. E-40

Detroit rapper, Big Sean, has released a high school football-themed video for his song “I Don’t Fuck With You,” featuring E-40 as a football commentator and the infamous Kanye West acting as coach.

Among other guest stars, the video features GOOD Music artist Teyana Taylor, who Sean has spent considerable time promoting as of late.

The track is expected to be a part of an upcoming release from Big Sean, but little is known at this time. For now, you can check out the video for “I Don’t Fuck With You” below the jump and purchase the single …

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Check Out Calvin Harris’ Songs With Gwen Stefani And Big Sean

All the tracks off Calvin Harris’ new album are popping up at once. After getting the song with Ellie Goulding off Motion, tracks with Haim, Big Sean, and Gwen Stefani have all popped up over the last day or so. We already posted the Haim collaboration – check out the latter two, “Together” featuring Gwen Stefani and “Open Wide” featuring Big Sean, below.

No matter how big the feature is, though, the track is always clearly a Calvin Harris track. You know those punchy synths, the sun-soaked EDM he creates. This is a Calvin Harris world, and pop stars …

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Big Sean Signs With Roc Nation, Shares Four New Songs

Big Sean has been making headlines in recent months because of his rumored relationship with Ariana Grande more than his music, but that all changed this week when Sean announced he had signed with Roc Nation. He now shares representation with the same people who handle the likes of Meek Mill, Shakira, and DJ Mustard. Sean, always the type to celebrate, then took to Twitter with a tease promising new music on Friday (September 12).

Last night, Sean made good on his promise to fans by sharing not one, but four brand new tracks. The songs feature …

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Ariana Grande And Big Sean Make The “Best Mistake” On New Single

Ballads don’t find their way to radio too often, but this one will likely take top 40 by storm in no time at all.

I’m going to be completely honest with you. I don’t spend a lot of time dwelling on celebrity relationships, but I would be lying if I tried to tell you that I never read click bait headlines about who is loving/screwing/cheating on who in that far away place we call Hollywood. In recent weeks, the big couple in music as far as paparazzi are concerned has been Ariana Grande and Big Sean, two of the …

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DJ Mustard Announces Debut Album

One of the hottest names on the producing circuit, DJ Mustard, has finally revealed details surrounding his highly-anticipated debut record.

Entitled 10 Summers, the Roc Nation-backed album will be released exclusively via Google Play on August 12 before hitting all remaining digital music sellers on August 26. To the surprise of none, the record features an all-star cast of rappers including Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa, Jeezy, 2 Chainz, Fabolous, YG, Big Sean, Lil Boosie, Yo Gotti, and more.

To see the record’s confirmed tracklisting along with an announcement video from DJ Mustard himself, follow the jump.…

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Mixtape: Big Sean – ‘Hall Of Fame’ (Remixes Album)

It may seem hard to believe, but nearly a year has passed since Detroit native Big Sean graced the world with his Hall Of Fame LP. A few new verses have surfaced from the twenty-something emcee in the months since that release, but for the most part Sean has been touring and spending time in the studio. Thankfully, those who have been chomping at the bit for more material from the “Mula” rapper now have a new remix album to hold them over while Sean finishes his next project.

Yesterday, DJ Mo Beatz released an official remix album for Hall