Rick Ross & DJ Khaled Talk New Meek Mill Album, Announce "Self Made, Vol. 4"
For most of 2015, MMG has been focused on promoting Wale's latest The Album About Nothing, which dropped yesterday (March 31). We'll be hearing plenty more on TAAN in the coming weeks, though, in an interview with REVOLT, Rick Ross assures us there are plenty more MMG projects coming our way this year.
DJ Khaled Sued By Jeweler
DJ Khaled has a documented affinity for an over-the-top lifestyle. From his music videos to his vlogs, he loves to show off just how well he's living, whether it's foreign cars, lavish mansions, or diamond-heavy jewelry. However he may not be the owner of all that bling, at least according to a new lawsuit, he failed to pay a New York jeweler what he's owed for a few expensive pieces.
Top 30 DJs In Hip-Hop Right Now
If Def Jam taught us anything, it's to respect the DJ. The DJ is responsible for the perpetuation of the art form that is hip-hop. Without DJs, there'd be no medium for the streets and masses to access the music they crave.
DJ Khaled Sues eOne Music Over Unpaid Royalties
Before he founded the We The Best Music Group in 2012, DJ Khaled was signed to eOne Music, where he released his first four records from 2006 to 2010. Now the music mogul is claiming that his former label has failed to pay him the royalties they had agreed upon, and is suing eOne for the difference, thought to be at least $1 million.
On The Come Up: Nikko Lafre
HotNewHipHop's On The Come Up profiles emerging rappers and producers that show strong promise but haven't necessarily seen the shine they deserve, from those deep underground to artists on the cusp of the mainstream that you may have missed. You'll find analyses of their defining characteristics, examples of their best work and plenty of opportunities to dig deeper via hyperlinks. If there's a particular artist you'd like to see covered here in the future, feel free to let us know in the comment section below.
Top Tracks Of The Week: August 4-10
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. Once again, this particular feature is cataloguing the most POPULAR songs on the site, for some of the more overlooked tracks, check out Underrated Audio.
DJ Khaled Wants To Sign Remy Ma
We're about to be seeing a lot of DJ Khaled on the blogs, as he begins the promo for an upcoming album titled I Changed A Lot. While that really remains to be seen, Khaled hit up Power 105.1's The Breakfast Club recently for a new interview about the album and the singles thus far, as well as Remy Ma, beef, and more.
DJ Khaled Unveils "We The Best Sound" Headphone Line
Dr. Dre has proved that headphones are a more-than-worthy investment, and others in the industry have taken notice. 50 Cent has pursued a partnership with SMS Audio, and now DJ Khaled has announced a new line of cans. The always enthusiastic hypeman released an official statement on his Instagram, detailing a partnership with Bang & Olufsen, who will release a signature line of headphones under the title, "We The Best Sound".
BTS Photos: Video Shoot For DJ Khaled's "They Don't Love You No More" With Meek Mill, French Montana & Rick Ross
DJ Khaled is hoping to take over yet another summer with his new single "They Don't Love You No More," which he enlisted Jay Z, Meek Mill, French Montana and Rick Ross to appear on.
Meek Mill Comments On Drake's Praise, Says He Has 20 Songs With DJ Khaled
You might describe DJ Khaled's “They Don’t Love You No More” with Jay Z, French Montana, Rick Ross, and Meek Mill, as something of a "monster record". Meek Mill himself described it as such in an interview with Complex, adding that he and Khaled have about 20 more where that came from.
DJ Khaled Accused Of Stealing Idea For "They Don't Love You No More" Artwork
DJ Khaled's new single "They Don't Love You No More" has attracted quite a bit of attention since dropping at the top the week, first reigniting the Drake and Jay Z discussion, then
Major League Lacrosse Says Jay Z Wouldn't Last "One Minute" On The Field
The first time you heard Jay Z's verse on DJ Khaled's "They Don't Love You No More", you may have speculated that Hov was dissing Drake in his final bars. One thing that likely didn't cross your mind as you were getting caught up in subliminals was the unapologetic shot he took at lacrosse in the process. "Haters wanna ball, let me tighten up my drawstring / Wrong sport boy, you know you soft as a lacrosse team". Well, a spokesperson for Major League Lacrosse certainly caught the jab, and unlike Drake, he felt the need to respond instantly.
Jay Z Will Be On DJ Khaled's New Single
DJ Khaled has been known to put on a show. Last year, to generate hype for his single, "I Wanna Be With You", he staged a proposal to Nicki Minaj, who happened to be featured on the track. This year, Khaled is gearing up for another release, and he's gone to MTV studios once again to deliver an unforgettable performance.
Future Details Working With Drake And Messing With The Media
Future is pretty busy as of late between being one of rap's next big things and fathering a child with the wonderful Ciara. However, he still found time to sit down with the British DJ, Westwood, to spare some words about some of the exciting artists he has had the chance to work with as of late.
A$AP Ferg, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled, Juelz Santana & Meek Mill Hit The Studio
Earlier today we saw the photo of Justin Bieber, Wale, Stalley, Rick Ross, Diddy and Jermaine Dupri, the result of a Mastermind studio session which went down in Atlanta, as Rozay finalizes his album. Another set of rappers have also hit the studio today and documented their time, as they are likely to do.
DJ Khaled's Insane Sneaker Room
Dj Khaled had shown off his "Bel Air" Jordan 5s, infrared 3Lab5, and most notably; the "White/Infrared" Jordan 6 yesterday. Those crispy looking infrared 6s really got us looking forward to the February 15th release date. Today, Khaled gives a more in depth look at his collection.
DJ Khaled, Jadakiss & Usher Show Off Their Air Jordan 11 Gamma Blue
With the release of the Air Jordan 11 "Gamma Blue" less than a month away, the celebs are starting to pour it on with pics of their early pick-ups. We previously saw DJ Khaled and Usher display the coveted kicks, and now Jadakiss has gotten in the mix, sharing his pair on instagram.The Jordan 11 is always a ridiculously popular pick-up around the holiday season. Add to that a "Gamma Blue" colorway that has never adorned the classic silhouette, and you have one of the hardest sneakers to get your hands on. Unless of course, you're a rapper.
Charts Don’t Lie: November 10
Well, it looks like DJ Khaled will in fact not be suffering from success with his latest album. His second week on the charts finds him plummeting more than 20 spots, and moving less than 10,000 units. However if there is one rapper we could say has suffered from success, it is most definitely Eminem.
Charts Don’t Lie: November 3
Last week we saw several independent rappers make their debut on the charts (sort of-- some of them didn't sell enough to actually chart, yet), but this week we return to the big guns, like Drake and DJ Khaled. Khaled is an interesting case, because while he is definitely considered among the 'big guns' aka mainstream stars, he didn't move mainstream numbers.