50 Cent Thinks Fetty Wap Should’ve Been Grammy Nominated For “Best New Artist”
On Monday morning, the 58th annual Grammy nominations were announced, which saw many of this year’s biggest names in the music industry receiving their due credit. However, as always, people quickly took to social media to voice their frustration about the series of snubs that didn’t make this year’s list, including the “Hotline Bling” mistake from Cash Money, and how Fetty Wap wasn’t nominated for “Best New Artist.”
Top Tracks: November 30 - December 6
We got a wealth of new music last Friday, and, indeed, Rick Ross, Kid Cudi, and Jeremih all added tracks off their new albums to this week's Top 10. Lyrically-minded fans are still reeling from the week before, though, when Kendrick and Cole exchanged remixes. Both "Black Friday" tracks comfortably stuck around for this week's Top 10.
50 Cent: "What Def Jam Has Done To Jeremih Is So Foul"
In 2010, Jeremih and 50 Cent teamed up for "Down On Me," a big record for both artist's careers, with Jeremih earning his second top 10 Billboard hit (proving he could match the success of "Birthday Sex") and 50 adding another smash to his repertoire after a bit of a dry spell.
Staff Picks Playlist (December 4)
Where last week we were overwhelmed with mixtapes, this week, we're bombarded with albums. A ton of album/EP streams have hit the site today, with the most notable belonging to Rick Ross, Curren$y, G-Eazy and Kid Cudi. This week's Staff Picks catches up on a few big songs that came out late in the day last week (most important: Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole). Catch up on some of our favorite songs of the last seven days below. TGIF.
50 Cent Reveals "The Kanan Tape" Tracklist
Last night 50 Cent appeased fans by liberating a new mixtape joint, "I'm The Man," produced by Sonny Digital. Along with the new record, Fif unveiled the tracklist for The Kanan Tape, which hopefully means we can expect to drop really soon.
50 Cent To Executive Produce & Star In FOX Sitcom "My Friend 50"
As we all know, 50 Cent is no mere rapper. He is a veteran businessman, producer, troll, and entrepreneur. So it continues: Deadline reports that 50 will co-executive producer and star in a new FOX sitcom called "My Friend 50."
Top Tracks: November 23 - November 29
No one was more thankful last week than hip-hop fans.
Rick Ross' Baby Mama Upset With How Much 50 Cent's Lawyers Are Spending
Rick Ross' baby mama, Lastonia Leviston, won a $7 million judgement against Fif in court this past July, a few days prior to 50 filing for bankruptcy. The judgement came after a legal battle between the two, centering around 50's purported release of the Leviston's sex tape online.
50 Cent Gives Update On “The Kanan Tape”; Says New Mixtape Coming After
Well here’s some ironically good news. On Thanksgiving, 50 Cent was supposed to release The Kanan Tape for us while we wait for his upcoming Street King Immortal album to arrive, but that definitely didn’t happen. But on Saturday, Fif called into DJ Whoo Kid and updated us with some new information on the tape, along with another major announcement.
50 Cent Will Release "The Kanan Tape" On Thanksgiving
It's gonna be a hip-hop Thanksgiving this year. Lil Wayne has confirmed that No Ceilings 2 will drop on Turkey Day, as will Erykah Badu's But You Cain't Use My Phone.
50 Cent Goes At Rick Ross Again On Instagram; Calls Him "A Fat Chicken"
50 Cent is back at it again on Instagram tonight, but this time it’s not at Vivica A. Fox. Instead, the G-Unit boss poking fun at his other on-going beef partner, Rick Ross.
50 Cent Continues To Go At Vivica A. Fox On Instagram
50 Cent is back at it on Instagram. On Wednesday night, the G-Unit boss posted a couple more clips poking fun at Vivica A Fox, the ex-girlfriend who questioned Fif’s sexuality in a recent interview on Bravo, and has since felt the wrath of his on social media.
50 Cent Clowns Meek Mill For Getting Bodied By Drake's "Back To Back"
50 Cent has managed to stay in the headlines throughout his current visit to the E.U. And he seems intent on making enemies with all of MMG.
50 Cent Responds To Vivica A. Fox's Gay Accusations
Yup, more ridiculous social media beef involving 50 Cent. This time, Rick Ross is out of the picture, and, in his place: actress Vivica A. Fox, whom 50 dated back in 2003. Fox recently appeared on the Bravo show "Watch What Happens Live," where she was asked about 50's controversial comments about "Empire," namely when he said the show's season 2 ratings had suffered because of too much "gay stuff."
50 Cent Says Rick Ross Is Dissing Him Out Of "Desperation"
This weekend, 50 Cent and Rick Ross have been going back and forth on Instagram, taking shots at one another over many of the same topics that have come up over there 6-year long beef -- namely Ross' history as a corrections officer. The newest development was Ross' claim that 50's son had applied for an internship at MMG. Whether or not it was rooted in fact or was simply an attempt to get under Fif's skin is still unclear.
50 Cent Says Bullet Lodged In His Tongue Is "Great For Oral Sex"
50 Cent seems to be pulling eyebrow-raising stunts on the daily. Sometimes he's good for a laugh, oftentimes he's trolling for attention. This most recent instance...well, you decide.
Rick Ross & 50 Cent Are Still Going Back & Forth On Instagram
Rick Ross and 50 Cent's beef may be eternal. The two have been feuding since 2009, and just when you feel the tension between the two has died down, 50 finds a way to the light it up once again. As with most of Fif's battles, the comments have been mostly one-sided, but Rozay has been giving in to his incessant trolling now and again.
50 Cent Clowns Rick Ross' "Body Tattoo" T-Shirt On Instagram
Rick Ross and 50 Cent are going at it again on Instagram. As you could have guessed, 50 was the instigator, though, eventually, Rick Ross had it coming for the new T-shirt he recently added to the MMG online store.
#TBT: Lloyd Banks' Early Singles
It's been about 11 years since Lloyd Banks began releasing a string of platinum singles for his debut album The Hunger For More. The Queens-born MC took the game over with those cuts: "On Fire," "I'm So Fly," and "Karma." Banks didn't slow down for about a decade, marking an unforgettable run that has to be given tribute with a Throwback Thursday.
Stream E-40's "Choices (Yup)" Remixes Featuring 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, & More
Almost certainly E-40's biggest hit from the past year is his silly and infectious "My Dick"-esque anthem "Choices (Yup)." To commemorate the song's success, Forty Fonzarelli released a deluxe "Choices" remix bundle pack. The bundle features 5 songs, 4 remixes and the original. 40 busted out the big guns, scoring verses from fellow veterans 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, and Rick Ross as well as 20-something mainstays French Montana, Migos, and Kid Ink. One of the remixes is Houston centric, with verses from Slim Thug, Z-Ro, and Kirk Bangz.