Chris Brown Painted A Portrait Of Chinx For French Montana's Birthday
French Montana's 31st birthday went down earlier this week, and while the Coke Boy has a lot to celebrate, the death of his friend and collaborator Chinx this spring still feels pretty fresh. Chris Brown came through with a fitting gift for the occassion, painting a portrait (along with artist Dee Cosey) of French Montana and Chinx -- the latter with angel wings and a halo.
Top Tracks: November 2 - November 8
10. Fetty Wap - Jimmy Choo It's been less than two months since Fetty Wap's debut self-titled album, which went No. 1, and he's already dropped a joint tape with French Montana and has another EP in the works. "Jimmy Choo," dedicated to the Malaysian fashion designer, would sound nicely on the upcoming release. It's softer than most of Fetty's radio anthems, as Zoovier channels the sound of his new life of luxury.
Tyga Shares "Rawwest Nigga Alive" Tracklist & Release Date
After sharing the video to his hot new track, "Dope'd Up," Tyga has given us the lowdown on his upcoming mixtape, Rawwest Nigga Alive. The release of T-raww's third project of the year is right around the corner, arriving on November 27, aka Black Friday. Find the mixtape's cover art in the above gallery, and check out the tracklist below.
Woman Accuses Chris Brown's Security Of Assault In Vegas
A 28-year-old woman named Jakaria has accused one of Chris Brown's security guard of assaulting her and sending her to the hospital with whiplash, reports TMZ.
Chris Brown & Big Sean Among Guest Features On G-Eazy's Upcoming Album
We attended a NYC listening session for G-Eazy's upcoming album When It's Dark Out. We learned a lot, including some of the featured artists and producers we didn't already know would appear.
Top Tracks: October 19 - October 25
10. Lil Wayne - Pour Up This Weezy leak continues to amass more hype, even though we can't find it anywhere on the web -- back into Birdman's vault, I suppose. Now in its fourth week, the lean-inspired zero-fucks-given anthem managed to grab the final spot in the top 10. Weezy would be wise to have "Pour Up" as his next single, though that's easier said than done.
French Montana & Fetty Wap's "Coke Zoo" Tracklist Revealed
French Montana and Fetty Wap's Coke Zoo mixtape is on its way. After giving us the artwork last week, French has shared the official tracklist on Instagram today -- and it comes with a couple surprises.
Nick Cannon Says Chris Brown Is A Cross Between Michael Jackson & Tupac
Like him or not, Chris Brown is one of the most successful artists of the past decade. Nick Cannon thinks he deserves more recognition, and in a lengthy Instagram post, the "America's Got Talent" host suggested that the singer is like a combination of Michael Jackson and Tupac Shakur. "Think about how much everyone attacked MJ and 2Pac while they were alive... I don't think I have ever witnessed someone more gifted, who has overcome so much and still growing and learning daily," Cannon wrote of Brown.
Top Tracks: October 13 - October 18
10. Ty Dolla $ign - Violent (Prod. by DJ Spinz & Southside)
Chris Brown Reveals "Royalty" Album Cover
A few days ago, Chris Brown revealed the title of his new album, as well as a release date of November 27th, aka Black Friday. It looks like he's officially kicking the promo into high gear, as this afternoon he unveiled the cover art for the album.
Chris Brown Shares Release Date For "Royalty"
Chris Brown's last album arrived while the singer was still serving time, but since his release, he's been omni-present, doing as many features as possible to make up for his absence. Now he's ready to release his first LP since getting out of jail, and of course, the birth of his daughter.
Here Are The Nominations For the 43rd Annual American Music Awards
The nominations have been announced for the 43rd annual American Music Awards. Taylor Swift led all artists with 6 nominations. The hip hop/R&B noms were predictably scarce/pop-oriented: The Weeknd scored five nominations and Nicki Minaj earned three. Wiz Khalifa, Chris Brown, and Drake each earned two. The AMAs are going down on November 22nd with Jennifer Lopez set to host. Performers have yet to be announced. Check out the complete list of nominations below. Artist of the Year
DJ Khaled Announces Album Release Date, Two Singles Dropping Today
In between doing yoga on a dock, working out, and crushing a ton of food from his Finga Licking restaurant, DJ Khaled has found time to put together an album. It's called I Changed A Lot, and it will drop October 23, Khaled announced this morning.
Fetty Wap & French Montana To Release "Coke Zoo" Joint Mixtape
Drake and Future's What a Time to Be Alive seems to be inspiring other rappers to team up and drop impromptu projects. The next joint mixtape we'll get to hear comes from French Montana and Fetty Wap.
Karrueche Tran Says Dating Chris Brown Has Made It Harder To Get Work
Karrueche has been struggling to book modeling gigs since she broke up with Chris Brown earlier this year, she told BBC in a new interview, and she feels she is still viewed simply as his ex rather than as her own entity.
Rihanna Covers Vanity Fair; Talks Past Relationship With Chris Brown & More
Magazine companies sure do love Bad Girl Ri-Ri. A week after her appearance in Fader’s 100th issue, Rihanna is now gracing the front cover of Vanity Fair's November issue.
Top Tracks: September 28 - October 4
10) The Game feat. Diddy - Standing On Ferraris In his search for another hit, The Game is an equal opportunity employer. The decidedly West Coast rapper is even willing to reach out to the figurehead of the label that was once at the forefront of the East Coast sound -- though he only grants him a speaking role. "Standing On Ferraris" didn't budge in its second week on the charts, holding strong at #10.
Rick Ross Announces New Single "Sorry" Featuring Chris Brown
After whetting our appetite with his surprise mixtape, Black Dollar, Rick Ross is already gearing up for the next project. The next project will be a new album-- keep in mind he's already dropped two studio albums in 2014, so we'll have to see if he caps off the fourth quarter with a third album or if he'll be waiting until the new year.
Chris Brown's Recent Tour Bus Assault Case Declared "Inactive"
A couple of weeks ago, Chris Brown was named in an assault case brought forth by a woman who claimed she was forcibly thrown off Brown's tour bus. The alleged incident took place outside of a Platinum 84 gentleman's club in Denver, where Brown, along with his "One Hell of a Nite" tourmates Fetty Wap and French Montana, were shooting a video. The aforementioned woman named Brown and his entourage as the perpetrators of the assault.
Chris Brown Offers To "Raise Awareness About Domestic Abuse" In Australia
Australian authorities currently deciding whether or not to allow Chris Brown across the border to tour. The singer's well-documented history of domestic abuse has been cited as the reason for the discussion, and Brown is doing his best to show the nation he's a changed man.The singer spoke out on Twitter, offering to speak on the issue publicly. "I would be more than grateful to come to Australia to raise awareness about domestic violence.Im not the pink elephant in the room anymore," he wrote.