ASAP Rocky Debuts ASAP Yams Tribute Track In Hong Kong
A$AP Mob's Lords Never Worry album was cancelled after many delays, and while we haven't heard much from the whole collective since it was called off, a new mob track may finally be on its way. ASAP Rocky was in Hong Kong weekend, and he performed new material in the form of "Yamborghini High," said to be an ASAP Mob track dedicated to the late Yams.
Kanye West & ASAP Rocky Appear To Be Collaborating
Kanye West and ASAP Rocky are up to something. Both Ian Connor & Kanye West's creative director Virgil Abloh posted the photo to their Instagram account. Connor's caption read "2016 Started Tonight" and Abloh left the caption suggestively blank.
ASAP Rocky & Juicy J Are Back In The Studio
With "Scholarship," "Wavybone" and "Multiply" under their belts, ASAP Rocky and Juicy J have proved to be a winning team. At this point, there's no reason NOT to get back in the studio together, so they did just that this weekend, posting the evidence on Instagram in the early hours of the morning."@asaprocky & @juicyj =🔥🔥🔥🔥" Juicy captioned the pic of him and his star collaborator, and we can't say we disagree.
Kylie Jenner Shares Pic With Tyga After Late Night With A$AP Rocky
Last night, hours after rumors that Kylie Jenner had dumped Tyga went viral, the 18-year-old model was spotted leaving a club with A$AP Rocky. Of course, that led to speculation that she had already scored an incredibly quick rebound with another rapper, but Jenner seems to be set on dispelling those rumors via Snapchat.
Kylie Jenner Left The Club With A$AP Rocky Last Night
Kylie Jenner and Tyga are reportedly done, but Jenner seems to be taking things pretty well, as she was right back to the party scene Friday night. It was just another paparazzi-crowded event for Kylie, and while she managed to dodge questions about her recent breakup with T-Raww on the way to her car, the cameras caught an unexpected sight -- ASAP Rocky in the back seat.
ASAP Rocky Brought Lil B Out In San Francisco Last Night
ASAP Rocky has been shouting out Lil B quite a bit in recent interviews, so when he passed by San Francisco on his Rocky and Tyler tour, he made sure to give Berkeley native the Based God a call. While Lil B's internet cult has transcended regional hype in a big way, the Bay Area has been rocking with Brandon since The Pack days, and unsurprisingly, they showed him a whole lot of love when he took the stage last night.
Future's Yams-Dedicated "Thought It Was A Drought" Video Is Directed By A$AP Ferg
Future seems content to give a video to every track off DS2, and the next one to get a visual will be the album's opener, "Thought It Was a Drought." Future has shared a few snapshots from the video shoot, revealing that the video will be directed by A$AP Ferg and dedicated to the late A$AP Yams.
ASAP Rocky Jokes That Fan Mistook Travi$ Scott For Him
A couple weeks back, Travi$ Scott was mistaken for ASAP Rocky outside of a club in New York, and he didn't take it very well. Apparently, Rocky heard about the exchange, as he decided to reference it while joking with a fan on Twitter.
A History Of Jewelry In Hip-Hop
The influence of jewelry on hip hop is as clear as an E-class diamond. But did you know the origins of extravagant jewelry predate hip-hop by several thousand years? African king Mansa Musa (the richest person in human history) was rather fond of gold. At the time of his death in 1337 he was worth a staggering $400 billion dollars. That’s six times the net worth of Warren Buffet. During his reign West Africa controlled over 50% of the world's gold so, as you can imagine, he wore his fair share of it.
Quiz: How Well Do You Know ASAP Rocky?
ASAP Rocky turns 27 today, and to celebrate the occasion, we're testing the knowledge of his fans. Have you been following Rocky since the Live.Love.ASAP days? Prove it by taking our new quiz and letting us know how you score. You'll be tested on Rocky's family, his tattoos, his tours, and more.
French Montana Previews New Future Collab, "Off The Rip" Video With ASAP Rocky
There are a lot of rap albums floating in purgatory right now, and French Montana's Mac & Cheese is most definitely one of them. The album has been rumored to be "coming soon" for over a year, but so far there's no sign of it.
ASAP Rocky Is Releasing A Limited Edition Chain With Virgin Mega
ASAP Rocky and Tyler, The Creator's joint tour is definitely an affair fans will not want to miss, even more so when you throw Vince Staples and Danny Brown into the mix. If ever we needed to say 'lituation,' this would probably be it.
A$AP Rocky Says He Has A Completed Concept Album With Danger Mouse
A$AP Rocky dropped a bomb during his appearance on Pharrell's Beats 1 radio show today: he's been working with DJ Danger Mouse, and they have an album already done. When asked by Pharrell if he had a concept album planned with Danger Mouse, Flacko replied, "We kind of already did. Danger Mouse is ill. People don't appreciate that kind of shit. There's no lyrics out there. What's important about this, he told me, 'yo dude, you bring out a side in me that I need'. And I feel he brings out a side in me. We got records. I can't wait to let you hear them."
ASAP Rocky & Pharrell Discuss Cult Followings & Being Yourself
Over the last few years, it's become clear just how far-reaching Pharrell's influence has been. We've seen artists like Tyler, The Creator cite him as their biggest influence, and all the while, he's continued to sculpt the sound of popular music through his production and his solo material. On the latest episode his Beats 1 radio show, Pharrell welcomed a student of his work, ASAP Rocky, and the two spoke of the importance of being yourself in an industry where trend-chasing is abundant.
The Fall: 16 Things We're Excited For This Autumn
Take a deep breathe of that cool, fresh air. Summer came, and it was awesome, but it's time for fall and all the wonderful things that come with it. Sure, hoodie season and Halloween come to mind, but to keep it real, we're more stoked on new music and huge tours from some of our favorite artists.
Travi$ Scott Snapped At A Guy Who Mistook Him For ASAP Rocky
On his way to his record release party in NYC, Travi$ Scott obviously ran into a lot of photographers. As usual, the paps were yelling to get his attention, calling him by "Travis!," and even "Laflame!," but in a new clip from outside the club, you can faintly hear someone saying "ASAP!," which also caught Scott's attention.It's not clear if the calls are coming from an out-of-the-loop photographer or just someone on the street, but either way Travis made sure to set them straight -- turning around and exclaiming, "I'm not motherfucking ASAP, bitch".
Kanye West, ASAP Rocky, The Weeknd, Pusha T Star In New Alexander Wang Campaign
Rappers have become more and more interested in high fashion over the years, with artists like Kanye West becoming directly involved with designer brands. Ye is one of many rap and R&B artists tapped to model in the latest campaign for Alexander Wang, a designer we've heard plenty of praise for in many-rap-lyrics. The Weeknd, ASAP Rocky, and Pusha T all appear in new ads, as well as Kim Kardashian, who may not technically be a musician, but has an honorary place in the world of hip-hop through Kanye.
Watch Performances From The Weeknd, A$AP Rocky & More At The 2015 MTV VMAs
As we detailed in our recap of noteworthy moments from last night's MTV VMAs, the event wasn't super hip-hop-oriented, but nevertheless we got a few performances from some of our favorite acts, and Kanye West was there, so, that was cool.
Top 10 Moments From The 2015 MTV VMAs
While the 2015 VMA's had its share of fireworks, it was quite the vanilla affair.
ASAP Rocky & Tyler, The Creator Extend Tour
ASAP Rocky and Tyler, The Creator announced that they'd be heading out on a co-headlining tour a couple weeks back, but with only 13 dates scheduled, many fans were disappointed they couldn't make the shows. The demand seems to be strong enough for Rocky and Tyler to add a few more dates to the schedule, adding stops in Vancouver, Seattle, L.A., and San Francisco.