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Listen: Justine Skye, Chedda Da Connect + DJ Clue, King Los, De La Soul + Nas, Troy Ave [Fly Music]


Check out new music from your favorite artists after the jump….


Fly Visuals: G-Unit, Maino, Mack Wilds, Chiefy, Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa & more…


G-Unit chimes-in on police brutality with a new cut entitled “Ahhh Sh*t”, rapper Chiefy premieres “No Other Way” on Vevo, Juicy J and Wiz Khalifa delivers “Smoke A Ni**a and more. Check it out below….


Cristion D’or Feat. Maino, Cory Gunz & MeetSims – ‘Money & Power’ [SFPL Tunes]


Maino and YMCMB’s own Cory Gunz lend verses to new comer Cristion D’or. Already receiving play on NYC’s Hot 97 and Power 105, the “Money and Power” Remix is a certified hit. As Cristion finishes preparation on his visual project and mobile app ‘#EverybodyHatesCris’ – he is setting the bar high with this latest release. Check it out below…


Fly-LIGHTS: T.I., Bow Wow, Bun B, Emily B, Rico Love and More Attend The Launch of Book of Kings Vol.1…


The “Trouble Man” T.I. was on hand to host the launch of AKOO’s  limited edition coffee table book Book of Kings Vol.1.  The collector’s item is pays homage as well as celebrates innovators and influencers in their respected spaces, whether it be art, music, fashion and lifestyle. Special guests, influencers, taste makers enjoyed cocktails provided Hennessy while tapping their toes to music spun by the lovely DJ Nix.

T.I. on the Book of Kings Vol.1: It is an absolute honor to have these amazing artists featured in the very first Book of Kings presented by AKOO. This WILL be a book people look forward to receiving and collecting for years to come!” 

Celebrities and influencers in the book include T.I., Pharrell, Melody Ehsani, 400z Van, Jonathon Mannion, Iggy Azalea, Lil Duval, Karen Civil, Pusha T, D-Nice, Eva Bleu, Sue Tsai and Amazin Amie. Bonsu Thompson lent his mighty pen to created the profiles for each person featured in the book.

Also on hand to celebrate the occasion Bun B, Yo Gotti, Emily B, Bow Wow, Angela Yee, Sue Tsai, Jonathon Mannion, Amazin Amie, Rico Love, Maino, Sway, Tyson Beckford and more…

Step into the photos from the event below.

Emily B

The always FLY Emily B, WE LOVE her shoes from her Emily B line!

Amazin Amie

Amazin Amie really owns up to her name!

Sue Tsai

The beautiful Sue Tsai.

Yo Gotti

The King of Memphis Yo Gotti was in the building.

Angela Yee

Angela Yee’s shoe game is always on point.

Hen Roc and Jonathan Mannion

Hen Roc and Jonathon Mannion

Maino , Bow Wow and Bun B

Maino, Bow Wow and the Trill one Bun B.

Rico Love

Songwriter extraordinaire Rico Love.

Rae Holliday, Devon Christopher and Gabriel Williams

The FLY Guys Rae Holliday, Gabriel Williams with Blue Magazine’s Devon  Christopher.

Tyson Beckford

Legendary super model Tyson Beckford.

Demtria Lucas and Raheem DeVaughn

Blogger Demetria Lucas and Raheem DeVaughn


Due to the book’s exclusivity, it is not available for purchase anywhere. You will have an opportunity to get your hands on a book via online giveaways, attending an AKOO event or as a gift with purchase at one of AKOO’s many retailers.

Be sure to visit AKOO Clothing’s online website and Facebook page as well as Twitter and Instagram @AKOOclothing for info on upcoming events and the Book of Kings Vol.1 tour.

Photos provided by SFPL’s own Bernard Beanz Smalls

Visit the SFPL’s Facebook page for the full gallery.

Shoutout: AKOO

Stay Fly!


SFPL Tunes: Maino feat. Trina & Yo Gotti – “One Bad Bitch” (Remix)


Maino teams up with 305 Princess, Trina and rapper Yo Gotti for a fly remix of “One Bad Bitch”. Peep the track below…

FLY Events Last Night in NYC

Last Night In NYC: Lil Wayne, Birdman and More Celebrate The Release of Rich Gang Album

On Monday, July 22nd, Young Money and Cash Money Records celebrated the release of their Rich Gang album with an exclusive listening party in New York.


Fly-LIGHTS: Dame Dash, DJ Drewski, Baiyu, Chrissy, Maino and More Attend Jim Jones Vampire Life “We Own The Night” Listening Event

DJ Drewski and Jim Jones


Thursday May 16th team SFPL was in the building for Jim Jones “We Own The Night” listening event off his forthcoming Vampire Life EP helt at Rosewood NYC.Hot 97’s own DJ Drewski and DJ Spin King supplied the music as bloggers and tastemakers sipped on cocktails provided by Ciroc and 20 Grand Cognac. We didn’t get a chance to hear the whole EP but as explained by Jimmy the event was to help him choose what single he should run with. Jim played 4 cuts off the EP and based off crowd reception made his choice on what song to go with. The legendary hip-hop mogul Dame Dash and his Jim’s fiancee Chrissy Lampkin were in attendance as well as Maino, Baiyu, Mel Matrix , DJ Spynfo, Boola and more came out to support Jimmy. Checkout the rest of the photos from the night below.

Last Night in NYC Live Performances

Last Night in NYC: Waka Flocka and Friends Live At B.B.Kings Sponsored By The Source Magazine


Last Night on a very cold night in NYC Team SFPL was in the building as Waka Flocka hit the stage at the world-famous B.B. KIng Blues Club & Grill in the heart of Times Square NYC. He celebrated his hit single “No Hands” hitting triple platinum status and at the same time performing for a good cause as all proceeds of the show went to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Renowned hip-hop publication The Source Magazine sponsored the event while DJ Self and Team GWIN kept the crowd “Turnt Up” at all times. Waka wasn’t alone as he brought friends along to celebrate the occassion, Erick Sermon, Raekwon, Swizz Beatz, Maino and Wyclef all hit the stage and performed. Others in attendance were Scarface, Audra The Rapper and Chris Brown’s artist LoverBoy TJ .Checkout the rest of the pics from the night below.


[New Video] David Banner – Castles in Brooklyn feat. Maino

Here is the premiere of David Banner‘s new video entitled “Castles In Brooklyn” featuring the homie Maino. Peep the video below…

Entertainment Last Night in NYC

[Last NIGHT in NYC] AKOO x Maino x Summer Collection 2012 …

Last Night, Team SFPL headed to the AKOO NY Showroom for their first Tastemaker event of the season.


The private event featured Atlantic Records Recording Artist Maino and served as a preview of the AKOO Summer Collection. Hip Hop Wired’s Senior Editor, Kazeem Famuyide was the evenings host and guest included tastemakers, lifestyle & fashion bloggers, and stylists who all gathered while sipping delicious cocktails provided by CIROC.

The Summer collection was full of gems include clean plaids, printed tees, fresh polos and great shorts.

We got a chance to chuck it up with Maino, look out for our 5 Questions for Maino post coming up!

Maino was pretty candid and SOOOO Brooklyn, lol.

DJ Zeke had the party rocking and Kaz did a great job hosting, for more of the Akoo Summer Collection, Peep The Collection Here.

-Stay Fly!