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  • Cover of Chris Brown, Trey Songz, & Tyga Announce "Between The Sheets" Tour [Update: Tour Pushed Back]
    Back in August, Trey Songz and Chris Brown teased us about an upcoming joint tour from the two, and now today we got the official announcement, plus an added guest.
  • Cover of Tyga & Chris Brown Reveal Cover Art & Release Date For "Fan Of A Fan" Album [Update: Now Including Tracklist]
    Recently we saw some behind-the-scenes photos for Chris Brown and Tyga's lead single from Fan of a Fan 2 The Album, and while we wait on the official music video to arrive, the two have revealed the cover art for the upcoming album plus a release date.
  • Cover of Tyga Is Being Sued By His Former Manager
    Tyga has already had a considerable amount of trouble with Cash Money over the last few months, and now he's found himself in something of a legal battle.
  • Cover of Tyga Announces Album Release Date For "The Gold Album" [Update: Album Is Delayed Again]
    Tyga recently unveiled the DONDA-designed cover art for his new album The Gold Album, and appropriately, the album art design was reportedly made out of real gold. After airing out frustrations with his Young Money/Cash Money label, and claiming he was trying to get out of his contract and drop his album inde
  • Cover of 10 Essential Dom Kennedy Tracks
    Dom Kennedy has been working hard since his rise to prominence in 2008. Releasing 7 mixtapes, 2 albums and a bunch of features, Dom may just be the most prolific West Coast rapper in recent history.
  • Cover of Tyga Reportedly Lands Reality TV Show With MTV
    It looks like Tyga may be capitalizing on his daily life with a new reality TV show, according to TMZ. The gossip site alleges that the reality show is for MTV, although MTV has yet to confirm it.
  • Cover of BTS Photos From Tyga & Chris Brown's "Ayo" Video
    Recently, Chris Brown and Tyga hit us with "Ayo," the first single from their upcoming project Fan Of A Fan 2. Now, it appear that a video shoot (featuring Mike Epps as a "crooked ass cop"!) is underway. Check out BTS photos and videos below, and stay tuned for the full video, which should be arriving shortly.
  • Cover of Tyga Reportedly Fined $10,000 For Missed Court Date
    A while back, former Last Kings designer Glennon Marrero sued his former business partner Tyga for $10,900, claiming that he was never paid for his deisgns that were used by the company.
  • Cover of DJ Mustard Explains How He And YG Squashed Their Beef
    Last week, we were shocked to see YG and DJ Mustard, the bread and butter of L.A.'s rap scene last year, engaging in some light beef on social media. It didn't last long, as Mustard quickly cleared the air with a post that proclaimed "Jokes on yall dick heads !!!!" and showed him and his lyrical ally back together.
  • Cover of YG "Bicketers" Protest "My Krazy Life" Grammy Snub In L.A.
    YG taught us about "Bickin Back" and "Bein' Bool" on his debut album, My Krazy Life, but today some of his LA fans taught us the importance of "bicketing".
  • Cover of YG & DJ Mustard Are Dissing Each Other On Instagram [Update: It Looks Like They've Made Up]
    YG and DJ Mustard proved they were an unstoppable team with the former's debut album, My Krazy Life, but many great creative partnerships end ugly, and things may be going that way for these two judging by their recent Instagram quarrel.While it's not entirely clear how things got started, the first (now deleted) post
  • Cover of Hottest Albums Of 2014
    In terms of sales, hip hop albums did not do very well this year. As of press time, J. Cole is the only rapper with a gold album this year, and he just sneaked into the fourth quarter with a surprise release. Most of this boils down to a simple lack of "event" albums.
  • Cover of Game, Tyga & DJ Mustard Take Part In "Millions March Los Angeles"
    Following the growing number of incidents in which police have killed unarmed black men in the U.S. this year, protesters have gathered nationwide to fight for change. The "Millions March" in New York a couple of weeks back collected a massive turnout, and now other cities are following suit.
  • Cover of Top Tracks of The Week: Dec 15- Dec 23
    Here it is, our weekly rundown of what's new and notable at the top of our charts.
  • Cover of Tyga Reportedly Wants Primary Custody Of His Son With Blac Chyna [Update: Tyga Accuses TMZ Of Fabricating Story]
    The drama between Tyga and ex-boo Blac Chyna continues to unfold. After Blac Chyna tagged Drake in an Instagram selfie, T-Raww apparently hacked Blac Chyna's twitter and sent out some incriminating tweets about the former stripper.
  • Cover of Tyga Reveals "Gold Album" Artwork
    We all know that Tyga's a huge fan of Ancient Egyptian culture. Maybe it's the fact that he once dropped $20,000 on an Egyptian tomb, or his pharaoh-inspired Last Kings hats, but suffice it to say that T-Raww's an Egyptophile.
  • Cover of YG Says He Was Snubbed From Grammy Nominations Because He's "From The Streets"
    I think most people would agree that YG’s My Krazy Life album was one of the biggest snubs of this year’s Grammy Award Nominations, especially after the impact it had in the streets & for our culture.
  • Cover of YG Says His Mom's A Crip, Covers "The Source" With Ty Dolla $ign & DJ Mustard
    2014 hip hop wouldn't have been the same without Pushaz Ink -- the crew made up of DJ Mustard, YG, and Ty Dolla $ign. All three of the artists manage to infiltrate the radio, and influence those around them, and they always sounded best when they were working togethger.
  • Cover of Tyga & Kylie Jenner Deliver Christmas Presents To Children's Hospital
    With the holiday season upon us, now is the time for artists to give back.
  • Cover of Stream YG's Soundtrack For "Blame It On The Streets"
    YG's follow up to his acclaimed debut album, My Krazy Life (which is sure to make it's way on to many year-end lists), is a soundtrack for his short film "Blame It On The Streets."
  • Cover of Chris Brown & Tyga "Ayo" Single Coming This January
    The long-awaited Fan Of A Fan 2 album appears to be on the horizon. Taking to his official Instagram account, Chris Brown has announced that the first single from the project is set to drop on January 6th, 2015. Titled "Ayo," little to no information is available about the track for the time being.
  • Cover of Chris Brown & Tyga Give An Update On "Fan Of A Fan 2," Tyga Speaks On Cash Money Situation
    Tyga has been outspoken about his label situation lately, and Lil Wayne seems to have taken a similar stance against Cash Money, with both rappers tweeting their frustrations. Tyga recently sent out a tweet saying he'd be dropping his album The Gold Album independently, and expanded on this slightly during a
  • Cover of Cortez Bryant Says Everything Is "Good" At Cash Money
    With Lil Wayne and Tyga seeming all but ready to jump ship yesterday, Cash Money Records' stacked roster appears to be in danger of losing a few of its hottest talents.  Cortez Bryant (Weezy's longtime manager), however, insists that everything is "good" inside the label.
  • Cover of Tyga Says "The Gold Album" Won't Be A Cash Money Release
    Trouble seems to be brewing among the ranks at Cash Money Records. After Lil Wayne, arguably the label's flagship artist, tweeted his dissatisfaction with the label and its CEO, Birdman, Tyga (who pulled a similar stunt a few months ago) has added fuel to the fire.
  • Cover of The Art Of Storytelling: The Best Stories Told In 2014
    There's a lot of bickering about lyrical content in today's rap game--well, that's always been the case. But old-headed purists argue, and will continue to argue, that today's lyricists lack the depth of their long gone favorite MCs. Of course, what you look for in a rapper depends on your personal taste.
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