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Thanks #1 Rap Album, Over 150k Units Moved…

December 31, 2007

Just got off the phone with Fiasco, he’s still on his much needed vacation in Hawaii, but is hitting the studio for some fun tonight probably. THE COOL album that’s in stores is just the beginning of this project. So many videos, singles, remixes on the way. Indie and Hip Hop kids are going to […]

Lupe Fiasco Talks The Cool, Cheeseburgers, Retirement

December 1, 2007

Lupe Fiasco’s got a mind that runs a mile a minute, and a mouth that can keep up with it. The sharp-tongued Chicago MC will follow-up last year’s well-received Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor with Lupe Fiasco’s The Cool, due December 18 from 1st & 15th/Atlantic. We phoned Lupe and did our best to keep […]

New Fiasco Interviews Online!

November 17, 2007

This week quite a few Lupe interviews popped up online, check out the links below to read! FNF UP!!! 12/18 – “Lupe Fiasco deciphers his upcoming concept CD” (Entertainment Weekly – EW.com) – “Lupe Fiasco Gives a Lesson in Cool on Sophomore Album” (Andpop.com) – “Lupe on HipHopGameTV talking about his upcoming album, The Cool, […]

The Cover!

November 16, 2007

“Hello, Goodbye”

November 16, 2007

The Live version doesn’t sound anything like the actual track on the album folks! That track is incredible, but it’s not for the true hip hop heads though that’s for sure! If you know UNKLE they are more of a experimental/rock group, and that’s what lane that song is in! The pitchfork kids will eat […]

“Fall Of Rome” Coming Soon!

November 15, 2007

Hova Hova Hova…

November 11, 2007

Taken from Blender magazine’s interview with Jay-Z: Blender: Easier question, then: Excluding anyone on Def Jam, who’s your favorite rapper these days? Jay-Z: I’d say, Lupe Fiasco. I love Lupe. He’s a genius writer. In his approach to making music and the depth of his lyrics, the guy is incredibly smart. I’m sure he goes […]

I Got My Gold Watch and My Gold Chain…

November 10, 2007

Yeah Yeah!!! Haha, THE COOL is the album of the year! Ain’t nothing fucking with it…I’ma drop a little snippet of a crazy HOT track next week called “Gold Watch” produced by Chris & Drop (they’ve worked with Swizz, Amerie, Cassidy etc – also did the intro and outro beat on F&L) — so be […]

12.18 – The Coolest…

October 31, 2007

Word on the street is…Lupe played his entire new album a whopping 20 tracks to the staff at Atlantic Records today, and the label peeps lost their minds over the music they heard! The entire building is so gassed up, they are going to be working extra hard on this one! Expect early reviews poppin’ […]

Fiascogate Is Over…

October 11, 2007

Thanks to all the message boards, sites, radio djs and bloggers – it’s been a long week! Don’t believe everything your read folks! Q-Tip and Lu have spoken to each other today, might actually go on tour with each other top of the year and Tip is even gonna be involved in a major way […]