DJ Khaled Covers The Source
DJ Khaled has earned himself another magazine cover. He covered Complex last October, before the release of his I Changed a Lot album, and before he floods this summer with more new music -- most notably a collab with Future and Jay Z -- Khaled has found himself on the cover of the new issue of The Source. Khaled announced the news on his Instagram, and showed a picture of the front of the new issue, which he called "the biggest cover in Source history."
Future Says New DJ Khaled & Jay Z Record Is "Going To F*ck Da Summer Up"
Well here's some exciting news. According to Future, there’s a new Jay Z record that’s about to “fuck the summer up,” and it’s presumed to be with DJ Khaled.
35 Artists To Follow On Snapchat
Snapchat is bigger than ever, and if you haven't been keeping up with it, you may not know just how many artists have hopped on board and created accounts. Of course, not everyone is as much of a natural as DJ Khaled, but there is a wide selection of musicians now active on Snap, and since they're still not that easily searchable within the app, we've decided to round up a few of the people we've been following.
DJ Khaled Names The One Person He's Extra Respectful Around
DJ Khaled is enjoying one hell of a renaissance. His absolute dominance of the Snapchat universe has garnered him cover stories from non-hip hop (or even music) related publications like Bloomberg Businessweek, and now he’s sat down for a short interview with The New York Times Magazine.
DJ Khaled's Longtime Girlfriend Is Pregnant With Their First Child
DJ Khaled will soon he'll have a junior to teach the ways of keys, cloths, and Snapchat mogulism. A source has informed TMZ that Khaled's fiancée Nicole Tuck is three months pregnant with their first child.
28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (April 30)
Though Beyonce's LEMONADE had the internet coming for Jay Z, he still has enough clout for everyone who showed up to DJ Khaled's opening slot on the FORMATION tour to pose for a photo with the New York legend, including Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, and Khaled himself (who's now being managed by the mogul). Outside of that, we saw Drake nimbly avoid an out of bounds ball at a recent NBA game, which promptly turned into its very own meme, as well as a series of selfies with the 6 Mom, Sandy Graham.
DJ Khaled & Chance The Rapper Film Music Video In Miami
DJ Khaled scored a gig opening for Beyonce on the "Formation" tour, which kicked off yesterday in Miami. It looks like Khaled may have earned himself a (temporary) position as Chance the Rapper's hypeman in one of Chance's upcoming videos.
DJ Khaled Is Apparently Joining Beyonce's "Formation" Tour
Another one. DJ Khaled has another big announcement on deck today, dude has been busy making big announcements almost daily. The We the Best rapper recently signed a new deal with Epic Records for his imprint, and announced the title of his new album, Major Key. Today he reveals that he's headed on tour with the Queen B herself, Beyonce.
DJ Khaled Interested In Buying Miami Heat Ownership Stake
With the NBA playoffs underway, TMZ Sports caught up with Snapchat maestro DJ Khaled to get his thoughts on the Miami Heat chances at making a championship run and the possibility of a Khaled ownership stake in his hometown team.
J. Cole, Nicki Minaj, DJ Khaled, and Rick Ross Just Met With President Obama
President Obama just hosted a who's-who of rappers at the White House to discuss an initiative called "My Brother's Keeper," which aims to keep youth "on the right track". While the event was not publicized, word got out via the Associated Press, but more importantly, DJ Khaled's SnapChat (which might actually have a wider audience at this point), confirming attendees such as Rick Ross, J. Cole, Ludacris, Timbaland, Common, Busta Rhymes, Wale, Pusha T and Nicki Minaj.
DJ Khaled Announces New Deal With Epic, New Album "Major Key"
This morning DJ Khaled broke the news about a new album and a new venture with Epic Records in a way only he can, by an over-the-top Instagram post.
Future & Jay Z To Release Single With DJ Khaled
Stop the presses!! Future and Jay Z have a song together... with DJ Khaled. This revelation comes courtesy of 808 Mafia producer Southside, who mentioned the record during an interview with DJ Whoo Kid. "I got the new single with Future and Jay Z too," Southside said. "And Khaled. That shit's crazy."
DJ Khaled, The Roots, Big Boi & More Design Their Own NBA Jerseys
The NBA is linking up with all sorts of musical artists to help them put on for their hometown teams. In the upcoming #MyTeamMyCity project,artists from cities around the US design alternate versions of their favorite teams. The whole project is in conjunction with custom t-shirt company Teespring.
28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (March 19)
Perhaps trying to match Kim Kardashian’s nude selfie from last week, Amber Rose freed the nipple in a censored Instagram post (she shared an uncensored version of the photo on Twitter). Rita Ora also got in on the shirtless action, as she shared some scantily clad photos of herself during her shoot for a lingerie brand.
DJ Khaled Reveals Upcoming Anthem With Kendrick Lamar
It's been three and a half years since Kendrick Lamar last jumped on a DJ Khaled track, when he appeared next to J. Cole and Big K.R.I.T. on "They Ready," off Khaled's 2012 album Kiss the Ring. Though Kendrick's style isn't exactly suited for Khaled's usual street/club hybrid anthems, there's no star whom the We the Best boss can't inspire, and he's eager to get back in the studio with K. Dot, especially in the wake of the Compton rapper's two consecutive No. 1 albums.
Kanye West & Drake Make TIME's "30 Most Influential People On The Internet" List
TIME, forever trying to crown influential people in the hope that they’ll be considered influential again, has released it’s second annual list of “The 30 Most Influential People on the Internet.” Number one on that list? None other than Kanye West.
Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, & More To Perform At New NYC Festival Panorama
Goldenvoice, the company that runs Coachella, stirred up some controversy in January when they announced that they were attempting to bring a new festival, Panorama, to NYC. A petition attempting to block the festival circulated but ultimately failed, as the first ever Panorama Music Festival is slated to go down July 22-24 on Randall's Island Park between Manhattan and Queens.
Jay Z Is DJ Khaled's New Manager
Thanks to SnapChat, DJ Khaled's stock continues to rise, and today he's reached another milestone in his career. A new clip posted today shows Khaled kicking it with Jay Z, at which point it's announced that the DJ is the newest client of Roc Nation management -- in fact, it appears that Jay Z will actually be managing him personally.
French Montana Is Dropping A New Mixtape This Week
DJ Khaled just got his own radio show on Beats 1, and he's already making it one to pay attention to. His very first episode saw him premiering Future's EVOL project, and today he's revealed that he'll be giving us French Montana's new mixtape on his upcoming show this Friday.We don't have many details at all, as the announcement was made on Khaled's SnapChat, but we do know it comes with a "Secure Your Bag" alert, so there's that.
Nas Will Join DJ Khaled On This Week's Episode Of "We The Best Radio"
True to form, DJ Khaled kicked off his new "We the Best Radio" show on Apple Music with a bang, premiering Future's new album EVOL. Khaled took to his trusty Snapchat to announce the show's second guest: Nas.