DJ Drama News

  • Cover of DJ Drama Hints That Lil Wayne's "Dedication 6" Will Drop After "Tha Carter V"
    We've only just finished digesting Lil Wayne's Sorry 4 The Wait 2 mixtape, but DJ Drama has alluded that Weezy will bless fans with another mixtape following the release of Tha Carter V, whenever that might be.
  • Cover of Top 10 Gangsta Grillz Mixtapes
    Born and raised in Philly, DJ Drama has made a name for himself in the hip hop game over the years. While his career set sail after becoming the official DJ for T.I., he has played a crucial role in the onset of mixtapes in the rap world.
  • Cover of Yo Gotti Announces "Concealed" Mixtape With DJ Drama
    Back in December, we published an article investigating the "Pulling a Beyoncé" phenomenon, the act of surprise-releasing projects that artists seem to do now more than ever.
  • Cover of T-Pain Announces New Gangsta Grillz Tape, "The Iron Way"
    Pain and Drama, two undeniably powerful forces, will be uniting in a big way later this year. That's right, before we get Stoicville from the one and only auto-tune phoenix, T-Pain, he'll be linking up with DJ Drama for a Gangsta Grillz tape by the name of The Iron Way.
  • Cover of Stream Kevin Gates' "Luca Brasi 2" Album
    After a long promotional campaign, Kevin Gates' Luca Brasi 2 is finally available in full for online streaming.
  • Cover of A$AP Ferg Announces "Ferg Forever" Mixtape, Shares Artwork [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    About a month back, A$AP Ferg announced that he was putting in work with DJ Drama on a new mixtape, and now we finally get a look at the presentation. Taking to Tumblr today, Young Fergenstein debuted the artwork for his upcoming project, which will be titled Ferg Forever. 
  • Cover of Tracklist, Cover Art & Release Date For Kevin Gates' "Luca Brasi 2"
    Kevin Gates has been featured quite a bit on the site lately, as he's delivered a few new freestyles and singles. Yesterday we got his "I Don't Get Tired" anthem featuring New Orleans native August Alsina, a reference to his heavily-used hashtag #IDGT. 
  • Cover of A$AP Ferg Reveals He Has A Mixtape With DJ Drama In The Works
    Just yesterday, A$AP Ferg confirmed with XXL that his follow up album to Trap Lord is nearing completion. Now, in a separate interview with Ferg, the A$AP Mob rapper reveals he's got another project in the works, to precede his sophomore as-of-now-untitled album.
  • Cover of Review: Childish Gambino's "STN MTN / Kauai EP"
    The evolutions of Donald Glover and Childish Gambino appeared mutually exclusive until recently, with the masses not completely sold on either.
  • Cover of Migos Reveal "Solid Foundation" Mixtape Artwork & Release Date
    Migos made quite an impact with their YRN mixtape last year, and while we patiently await the sequel, the trio will be treating us to a new compilation hosted by DJ Drama. The Gangsta Grillz project, titled Solid Foundation, will see release February 2nd, also known as Super Bowl Sunday.
  • Cover of DJ Drama Joins A&R Team At Atlantic Records
    DJ Drama is making moves in the industry. The DJ, most famous for his Gangsta Grillz mixtape series that spawned projects from the likes of Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy, has just been appointed to A&R at Atlantic Records.
  • Cover of Lloyd Banks Announces "F.N.O. (Failure's No Option)" Mixtape Release Date
    After announcing the tape way back in January, Lloyd Banks has finally revealed the release date for his upcoming mixtape with DJ Drama. F.N.O. or All Or Nothing Vol. 1: Failure's No Option will officially drop October 31st. Grab it here Halloween night.
  • Cover of Lil Durk Reveals "Signed To The Streets" Artwork & Release Date [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    After many delays, Signed To The Streets appears to be finally coming out. Durk has released some new official artwork for the tape, and has announced that it will be dropping October 10th.
  • Cover of Nipsey Hussle Reveals Tracklist For "Crenshaw" Mixtape
    After keeping fans waiting on a new project, Nipsey Hussle finally announced a release date for a new mixtape. The DJ Drama-hosted Crenshaw is due out October 8th, and now has a complete tracklist.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Says "Dedication 5" Is Coming In Around Ten Days
    Lil Wayne initially mentioned his Dedication 5 mixtape in his "Bugatti" freestyle earlier this summer. Following that we got confirmation from DJ Drama it was on the way, as well as a few details, but no date had been revealed.
  • Cover of HNHH Awards: Trinidad James, Jeremih, Yo Gotti, Problem & More Choose "Rapper Most Likely to Be..."
    HNHH attended the 2013 BET Awards this past weekend, and while there we decided to give out some of our own awards. 
  • Cover of DJ Drama Says Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5" Is "Mostly Freestyles" And Will Have Skits
    We heard that Lil Wayne is working on a Dedication 5 mixtape at the beginning of June, when the YMCMB rapper dropped his "Bugatti" freestyle.
  • Cover of DJ Drama Confirms Lil Wayne's "Dedication 5" Is On The Way
    If you listened to Lil Wayne's "Bugatti" freestyle earlier today, you may have noticed his "Dedication 5" reference toward the end of the track.
  • Cover of DJ Drama Announces "Quality Street Music Part 2"
     With the success of last year's Quality Street Music album, DJ Drama has decided to do another one, as he confirmed earlier today with MTV. 
  • Cover of Review: DJ Drama "Quality Street Music"
    Some may say that DJs like Drama are not "DJs" at all. Seeing that they aren’t steady flipping faders, critics feel it's fair game to strip them of their titles.
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