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‘Concussion’ Trailer: Will Smith Battles The NFL

Will Smith doesn’t have the best track record with films that put an emphasis on drama over action, especially when looking at his last decade of work. Focus arrived half-baked, Seven Pounds failed to win over audiences, but The Pursuit Of Happyness did manage to find a way into our hearts. Concussion, Smith’s latest foray […]

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Crown The Empire Release Music Video For “Satellites/Rise Of The Runaways”

Crown The Empire have become juggernauts in the alternative music scene since they dropped their debut full-length album, The Fallout, back in 2012. In that time, they’ve toured all over the world and released an equally successful successor. In fact, Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways is easily the band’s most successful release to date – […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Crown The Empire – “Bloodline”

One of the first singles Crown The Empire released off Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways was “Bloodline.” While it initially wasn’t well-received by fans, it’s a song that became more appreciated in regard to its place in the album’s storyline. Now that the album has been out for a few months, the group has revealed […]

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Watch Crown The Empire Perform An Acoustic Version Of “Millennia”

Crown The Empire are currently touring their second-ever Vans Warped Tour. They have been performing a couple of songs off their recently released album, The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways, and during their stop in Minnesota they performed an acoustic version of “Millennia.” You can watch the video below. It almost seemed like it was […]

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Watch Crown The Empire’s Music Video For “Machines”

A few days ago Crown The Empire dropped their sophomore studio album The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways. If you’ve listened to it by now, then you are most likely aware that it’s a concept album that tells a story as it progresses. Earlier today the band unleashed a music video which gave us a […]

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REVIEW: Crown The Empire – ‘Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways’

Artist: Crown The Empire Albu: Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways Genre: Post hardcore Label: Rise Records Crown The Empire were basically unheard of until after they released their debut EP, Limitless. The EP drew the attention of thousands of fans, including some of us on staff, as well as Rise Records. Less than six months […]

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Crown The Empire Premiere “Bloodline”

Less than a week after the announcement of their sophomore album, Crown The Empire have now unleashed the second single from it. The new song is titled “Bloodline,” and you can give it a listen by taking a look below the jump. Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways is currently set to hit stores July 22 […]

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Crown The Empire Announce New Album & Release Teaser Trailer

When Crown The Empire first officially hit the scene in 2011 with their EP Limitless they turned everyone’s heads. They caught the attention of Rise Records, and the label swiftly picked them up. With the label they released their debut full length album, and now that two years have passed they are ready to release […]

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STREAM: Crown The Empire – “Limitless” (Reissue Version)

Crown The Empire have some of my favorite songs to jam out to, and their debut EP is what made me fall in love with them. They’re releasing the reissue of The Fallout + Limitless this coming Tuesday, December 10. They have already premiered one of the re-recored songs from Limitless, but this afternoon they […]

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Crown The Empire’s ‘Limitless’ EP Has Been Completely Re-Recorded

When we first wrote about Crown The Empire‘s deluxe reissue of The Fallout and Limitless EP, we weren’t sure what kind of changes the band made to the EP. Their current screamer wasn’t in the band when they released Limitless, however they confirmed he had been added to the EP as a part of the […]

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Freddie Gibbs Has Choice Words For Young Jeezy

XXL caught up with former Corporate Thugz Entertainment (CTE) rapper Freddie Gibbs to discuss the split with the label this past December. Gibbs seems to still have ill feelings towards his treatment and blasts owner Young Jeezy for not being of any help during the release process of his latest mixtape, BFK. The statement below […]

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Young Jeezy Signs Detroit’s Own Doughboyz Cashout To CTE

Young Jeezy wanted to start the weekend off right by announcing that Detroit natives Doughboyz Cashout would be the newest edition to the Corporate Thugz Entertainment (CTE) crew. The group took a call from CTE’s leader last night on Detroit’s WJLB 97.9 and said, “I want to congratulate them and welcome them to the CTE […]