Saturday 19th April 2014,

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20th Anniversary: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Nas’ Illmatic (Throw Back Interview)

20th Anniversary: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Nas’ Illmatic (Throw Back Interview)

Today marks the 20th Anniversary of Nas’ iconic Illmatic album. Therefore, here at Sway’s Universe we are bringing you five things that you did not know about Illmatic. 1. Nas wanted to sample Mtume’s “Juicy Fruit,” but lost the race to Biggie.  I asked L.E.S. to bring [a copy of Mtume’s “Juicy Fruit”]. I wanted [...]

April 18, 2014 @shyniecef Music News 0

Off the Bat’s Chris Distefano Talk Sports, Sex W/ Black Women, & D**k Pics

Off the Bat’s Chris Distefano Talk Sports, Sex W/ Black Women, & D**k Pics

MTV’s “Off the Bat” host and  ”Guy Code” stopped by Sway in the Morning to promote his and Sway’s new baseball show “Off The Bat.” The comedian and Sway went back and forth about sports. Distefano also shared details about his past sexual experiences and relationships with Black women vs. Italian women. The funny man [...]

April 16, 2014 @shyniecef Celebrity Interviews 0

Steve Aoki & Waka Flocka Team Up Again For “Rage The Night Away”

Steve Aoki & Waka Flocka Team Up Again For “Rage The Night Away”

Steve Aoki and Waka Flocka weren’t done with one another right after their tour. Now the two join forces for Rage The Night Away which will appear on Aoki’s forthcoming album, Neon Future set for release later this year. Listen to Rage The Night Away + check out when Sway had a chance to talk [...]

April 16, 2014 @AaraHoltzclaw Music 0

Jared Leto Touches Hearts With Acceptance Speech at MTV Movie Awards

Jared Leto Touches Hearts With Acceptance Speech at MTV Movie Awards

At the 2014 MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles and hosted by Conan O’Brien, Jared Leto took the opportunity to discuss the ongoing battle against AIDS. Leto won the award for best onscreen transformation, over American Hustle’s Christian Bale, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’s Elizabeth Banks, Orlando Bloom [...]

April 14, 2014 Nicky Geezy News 0

How Conan O’Brian Landed 50 Celebrity Cameos at the MTV Movie Awards

How Conan O’Brian Landed 50 Celebrity Cameos at the MTV Movie Awards

Conan O’Brien’s gigantic opening at Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards was one for the record books, with the host landing cameos from 50 stars, from Russell Crowe and Demi Moore to Anthony Hopkins and Martin Scorsese. Incredibly, it all came together during the past three weeks, when O’Brien first approached MTV with the idea. For getting [...]

April 14, 2014 Nicky Geezy News 0

Zac Efron’s Shirt Ripped Off By Roc Nation Singer, Rita Ora, at MTV Movie Awards

Zac Efron’s Shirt Ripped Off By Roc Nation Singer, Rita Ora, at MTV Movie Awards

Also at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, Zac Efron’s shirt was ripped off by Roc Nation babe, Rita Ora, after accepting the award for “Best Shirtless Performance” “Thank you so much guys, this is an awesome award,” a smiling Efron, said. “I don’t really know what to say but thank you. Thank you so much [...]

April 14, 2014 Nicky Geezy News 0

Drake Drops “Draft Day” Freestyle

Drake Drops “Draft Day” Freestyle

Yesterday, October’s Very Own, Drake dropped a freestyle “Draft Day.” The song mentions his friend and potential NLFer, Johnny Maziel. The beat is from Boi-1da and The Fans with samples from Lauren Hill’s “Doo Woop (That Thing).” What do you think of “Draft Day?” Check out a throw back interview with Drake and Sway during [...]

April 2, 2014 @shyniecef Music 0

Women in Hip Hop Takeover MTV’s RapFixLive

Women in Hip Hop Takeover MTV’s RapFixLive

On Wednesday’s episode of RapFixLive, we bowed down to the Women in Hip Hop, and had some lovely ladies take over our MTV show. Meek Mill’s first lady, Lee Mazin, stopped by and sat on the red couch, while the classy Angie Martinez co-hosted with our own Nadeska Alexis. Mona Scott-Young later swung by and [...]

March 13, 2014 Nicky Geezy RapFix Live Comments Off

Lupe Fiasco Drops “$nitches” Ft. Ty Dolla & “$nitches Pt. 2 (30′s)”

Lupe Fiasco Drops “$nitches” Ft. Ty Dolla & “$nitches Pt. 2 (30′s)”

Chicago rapper, Lupe Fiasco dropped a new song with L.A. singer Ty Dolla $ign today. The smooth song “$nitches” is accompanied by a part 2 “30′s.” The bass heavy song is produced by SX. Take a listen to both songs below! Take a look at Lupe’s emotional interview with Sway on RapFix Live. Lupe Fiasco [...]

February 27, 2014 @shyniecef Music, RapFix Live Comments Off

Just Announced: Sway Co-Hosts MTV & MLB’s “Off The Bat From the MLB Fan Cave!”

Just Announced: Sway Co-Hosts MTV & MLB’s “Off The Bat From the MLB Fan Cave!”

This new series goes beyond baseball, spotlighting where sports and Pop Culture collide while providing fans behind-the-scenes access to the games’ biggest stars. “I got involved with ‘Off the Bat’ because I love sports. I grew up playing baseball, football and track,” said Sway. “The Oakland A’s are a staple in our community – they [...]

February 26, 2014 Nicky Geezy Hello World Comments Off