ASAP Rocky Speaks On New Album & Spits Freestyle For The Cruz Show
ASAP Rocky's new album is out now, and as we saw over the weekend, the album performed pretty well opening week. A.L.L.A. moved 146,478 including streams, thus debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200. The ASAP Mob rapper continues to promote the album, and paid a visit to Power 106's The Cruz Show while he was out in L.A. recently.
ASAP Rocky Speaks On ASAP Yams' Contributions To "A.L.L.A."
ASAP Rocky is fresh off the release of his new album, A.L.L.A., and as we've seen in recent interviews with Harlem's most jiggy native, he's pretty proud of it. However, Rocky's still super humble-- although touting the album as his best during the beginning of our interview, he's cautious to say that's just his opinion. "I know I tried my best and I think I made a dope album, in my opinion, I made an incredible album. I just hope other people see it the same way."
Word On The Street: ASAP Rocky's "A.L.L.A."
A$AP Rocky's new album is the talk of blogs, but we decided to take the album to real-life people and see what their reaction is to that jiggy motherfucker's new album. Where else would we film this week's edition of Word On The Street, if not in Flacko's home of Harlem?
ASAP Rocky Freestyles On Sway In The Morning
Since he emerged on the scene with "Purple Swag," A$AP Rocky's never really been vaunted for his freestyling abilities. Lots of this is due to the fact that he rarely spits verses off the dome, but today we get the rare chance to hear him give us some impromptu bars on Sway In The Morning.
ASAP Rocky Talks Rita Ora, New York Rap & ASAP Yams On HOT 97
ASAP Rocky's sophomore album just dropped, so that means it's Rocky week in the media, and a stop on Ebro In The Morning is a great way to get things started. The rapper had a 30 minute conversation with Darden and the gang, in which he talked about his new effort, going into the lack of compromise on the album. Later on he talks about New York, and whether or not there is a unified sound within the region at this point in time.
ASAP Rocky "LSD" Video
With his highly anticipated A.L.L.A. album right around the corner, ASAP Rocky decides to come through tonight and premiere a new song and accompanying video off it called “LSD”.
Watch A Teaser For A New ASAP Rocky Track With Danger Mouse
After hearing Rocky's latest Rod Stewart-sampling single, we knew At.Long.Live.A$AP was gonna sound like nothing else in 2015-- further proven by this new teaser video for a collaboration with producer Danger Mouse, aka Daniel Arsham. Flacko listed three exec. producers on the album: the late Yams, Juicy J, and Danger Mouse, the most unexpected collaborator of the bunch.
ASAP Rocky's CRWN Interview (Pt. 2)
Part two of A$AP Rocky's in-depth interview with Elliott Wilson for his CRWN series dropped today, following up part one from yesterday. If you need to play catch-up, you can watch the first part here.
ASAP Rocky's CRWN Interview (Pt. 1)
Elliott Wilson's live interview series, CRWN, continues today with A$AP Rocky as the special guest. The two-part interview comes in anticipation of Rocky's sophomore effort, At Long Last A$AP (A.L.L.A.). It comes as no surprise, then, that the album is a discussion point through out.
A$AP Mob Talk The Making Of "Purple Swag"
Complex's "Magnum Opus" series has artists look back on some of their most successful songs or albums and describe the "making of" process. Today, A$AP Mob get their own episode to recount the genesis of A$AP Rocky's "Purple Swag," the first song that alerted the world to the crew's movement.
Watch The First Trailer For "DOPE," Featuring A$AP Rocky
This morning, we got to see A$AP Rocky confront some wankers in London, and now, watch him confront some other kids in a more scripted, controlled environment. In the first trailer for his film debut, "DOPE," we see him playing a dealer who gives the main characters a hard time at a party (and Vince Staples plays a member of his entourage!).
ASAP Rocky Gets Into An Altercation With Some Guys In London
A$AP Rocky recently raved about his love for London in an interview with Red Bull Music Academy, but some locals may have given him a different view on the city after they apparently threw something at his car.New footage shows Rocky in a heated altercation with a few men, as he seems just about ready to hit a guy who he claims threw something at his car. Eventually he leaves the argument without things getting physical, but it's pretty clear that nothing was resolved.
Go Shopping With A$AP Rocky In L.A.
A$AP Rocky is the subject of Complex's latest cover story, and in addition to the photo shoot and feature, the magazine decided to take Pretty Flacko shopping in L.A at the Maxfield boutique. One of the most fashionable cats in the game, shopping is something Rocky takes very seriously. He says that most people mistake price-tags for good taste--though he ends up dropping $1,000 on a sweater and a T-shirt.
Live Stream: ASAP Rocky's Red Bull Music Academy Talk
A$AP Rocky's new album, A.L.L.A. is expected to be be released soon, and the rapper is sitting down for a live interview in London to discuss the project. Hopefully the talk will reveal some new info about the album, as well as a confirmation of the release date.
Maxo Kream Feat. Father "Cell Boomin" Video
Maxo Kream Feat. Father
"Cell Boomin" is off Maxo Kream's recent mixtape MAXO 187, which put the young Houston rapper on the map. For the video, though, he gets Atlanta's Father to join in, making the track that much better. Both Maxo and Father are part of a new school of trap-inspired rappers who shove the drugs down your throat with such deadpan delivery, it makes you wonder if they're joking. They also turn bygone trap motifs into Twitter-friendly catchphrases. And they're bringing back the flip phone.
ASAP Rocky Teases A Verse Off "A.L.L.A."
Pretty Muthafucka Season will soon be in effect, with news that Rocky's sophomore album is finished, and that the Harlem spitter is aiming for a summer release. Rocky decided to drop a verse from the album acapella during a GQ photo shoot.
ASAP Rocky Opens Up About ASAP Yams’ Death
Back in January, the hip-hop world was blindsided by the death of A$AP mob founder, ASAP Yams. Last week, the medical examiner revealed that the cause of Yams’ death was an acute drug intoxication, which included a mix of opiates & benzodiazepine.
ASAP Rocky Speaks On Upcoming Album "A.L.L.A."
Fans have been patiently waiting information on A$AP Rocky's upcoming album, A.L.L.A., which the rapper recently revealed to Billboard is indeed complete. During his SXSW travels, Rocky spoke briefly to VIBE about the forthcoming album and how he cut himself off from the world in order to get the LP done.
Ace Hood "Mr. Nice Guy (Freestyle)" Video
About two weeks ago, Ace Hood shared a new freestyle over A$AP Rocky's "Pretty Flacko 2" entitled "Mr. Nice Guy". Today, a video arrives. Showing Ace bringing the whole block out for a party and whipping around some four-wheelers, the video is pretty standard, but very enjoyable.
ASAP Rocky "Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2" Video
Following tonight’s Q&A on Tumblr, ASAP Rocky decided to treat fans to the official music video for “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2”. Directed by Samantha Lecca, the video uses lo-quality footage and finds Rocky being projected across various hangout spots, parties, and buildings in NYC. “I wanted to make a fun lo-fi video using projectors and showcasing that fun energy,” Rocky said during tonight's Q&A.