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Photo: Method Man Live At Zenith de Paris

Capital kung fu font W’s were thrown up in France recently when Method Man stormed the stage at Zenith de Paris. Our de facto Paris correspondent Mr. Mass was on hand with his shooter’s eye in full effect. The incredible pics that follow are the result–and Mass provides a little firsthand account to The show was…

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OKP News: Ma Dukes Steps In, Dilla Record Sale On Hold

After a report from the Detroit News that J Dilla’s vinyl collection was being sold…

OKP News: Dilla’s Record Collection For Sale In Detroit

photos courtesy of The Ology In a word: NOOOO!!! As reported in the Detroit News…

OKP News: Bilal Speaks On New LP, Moving To New Label

In between touring the world and brightening the releases of everybody from The Roots to…

Video: John Legend On 106 & Park, Speaks On Kanye Vs. Obama

Okayplayer extraordinaire John Legend performed his song “Best You Ever Had” with Ludacris on 106…

LargeUp Exclusive: Interview w/ Marley Director Kevin MacDonald

LargeUp scores an exclusive interview with Kevin MacDonald–most famous until now for the Forrest Whittaker…

OKP News: Erykah Badu Speaks on Possible Jay Electronica Collaboration

In addition to the recurrent signs that a Jay Electronica LP may be dropping imminently…

OKP News: Erykah Badu Releasing 2 New LPs in 2012

  We’ve all been expecting (dreaming about) a new Erykah Badu release this year but…

OKP News: POTUS Obama Calls Kanye West A Jackass. Again.

Faced with the all important question “Kanye or Jay-Z?” President Barack Obama, leader of the…

Win An Apple iPad Tablet From MyTunes Pro & Murs

SRS Labs–maker of the MyTunes music player app that Murs was telling us about the…

OKP News: Kanye West Signs Q-Tip To G.O.O.D. Music

According to a press release sent out this morning ATCQ co-founder and okayplayer-for-life Q-Tip has signed…

OKP News: Diplo Book 128 Beats Per Minute Released Today

Hey, we know those dudes. Philly-based, globally-manifested DJ (and now super-producer) Wesley “Diplo” Pentz had…

Pass The Popcorn Promo: The Darkest Hour

If you’re into movies that involve massive alien invasions, big budget special effects–and freaky sci-fi…

First Look Fridays: Exclusive TALWST Interview

The Weeknd has been dubbed an overnight sensation, as has Illangelo, the co-producer of many…