Category Archives: music

#Bars4Justice Week 2 Finalist MC Friction!

This week was a tough one! We got some dope entries from all across the US, and even overseas in Africa! So lets get to this weeks pick! And the 2nd finalist iiiiiiiiiiiisssss……. MC Friction!! (@ceilobrown) This dude is super sick!! Check out his #Bars4Justice ! “Reaganomics dropped atomically destroying our communities, crack sales, built jails […]

#Bars4Justice Week 1 Finalist Quadir Lateef !

It took allot of arguments, fights, texts, skype, FaceTime, and phone calls to determine this weeks finalist from all the dope entries aaaaaaaaand…….. Quadir Lateef’s #Bars4justice video definitely had everybody buggin! Lyrics: What if Michael Jordan got shot like Mike Brown? What if Sean Combs got shot like Sean Bell? WE ARE THE NEW SIM […]

Free 2 night stay at a 4 star hotel in Washington DC with Nation19 and Jasiri X!!

So you Think you got Skillz? Nation19 teamed up with Jasiri X to kick off #Bars4Justice! #BARS4JUSTICE IS A WEEKLY INSTAGRAM BASED FREESTYLE COMPETITION STARTING AUGUST 4th 2015. YOU GIVE US YOUR BEST BARS IN 15 SECONDS OR LESS, AND WE’LL HAND PICK AND FEATURE THE BEST VIDEO EVERY FRIDAY. WE’LL THEN CHOOSE THE BEST OF […]

Your favorite rappers soda out. The commercialization of Hip Hop continues with Sprite.

Sprite, a Coke a Cola company launched an interesting soda campaign featuring some of your favorite rappers. The campaign is promoting 16 limited Sprite cans with lyric quotes from Drake, Nas, Rakim Allah and Notorious B. I. G. on the cans. So Lets break it down. Drake: Although he is the most current rapper in […]

Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown taken off of life support on the same day Michael Jackson was killed.

Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has been moved to hospice care after months in hospital. Her aunt Pat Houston said Brown’s condition had worsened. “Despite the great medical care at numerous facilities, Bobbi Kristina Brown’s condition has continued to deteriorate…as of today, she has been moved into hospice care. We thank everyone for their support […]

Why every Rapper should observe Ramadan

A celebrity customer called us and wanted to buy the new Pillars Tee but was kinda worried about rocking it because he wasn’t a Muslim. We explained that although the shirt is made for people observing Ramadan, the significance can be practiced by anyone with a little discipline. Here is how everyone, even Rappers can observe Ramadan, still stay fresh, and […]

The Inside Job Mother’s Day Sale extended!!

The Unboxing of the “Inside Job” purse! Exclusively for you! You can’t find this purse anywhere but here! Thats why we are extending the sale just for you!! Click link below to order Now!

Jay Electronica + Jay Z + Raekwon at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest : Hip Hop is Alive! WATCH!

Jay Electronica + Jay Z + Raekwon at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest : Hip Hop is Alive! WATCH!

Jay Electronica’s set at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest this weekend — rockin his FOI uniform, which he asked to switch from last to second-to-last “as a sign of respect” to co-headliner Raekwon — with appearances from Mac Miller, J. Cole and, yes, Roc boss Jay Z himself. The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival celebrates its tenth […]

Invisible Mexico Exhibit by Nation19 Magazine / APDTA

Invisible Mexico by Hakeem Khaaliq and Nation19 Magazine / APDTA

Check out a sneak peek of our first exhibit entitled “Invisible Mexico” by Nation19 Magazine / APDTA. The exhibit features a wide variety of photos of people, places and cultures of Mexico while spotlighting on the Afro Mexican townships of Costa Chica and Veracruz. Invisible Mexico features the work of Nation19 Creative Director Hakeem Khaaliq […]