YG News

 
  • Cover of YG's "My Nigga" Single Goes Platinum
    Its good to be YG right about now. Having recently launched his single "My Nigga" to phenomenal success and, as of now, platinum success, the song serves as a lead single from his upcoming album "My Krazy Life", which should drop this March.
  • Cover of Judge Orders Tyga To Pay North Of 200 Grand For "Stolen" Watch And Chain
    Tyga may be fond of spending money on gold and ice, but even he was upset to learn that he will have to pay more than 200 grand to the famous jeweler, Jason of Beverly Hills (who's also supplied jewellery to the likes of Justin Bieber, Beyonce, and P. Diddy).
  • Cover of Tyga Drops $2.2 Million On Maybach
    Just days after being spotted in the studio with Kanye West, Tyga decided to treat himself to a late birthday gift. The "Rack City" rapper went ahead and bought a brand new one of a kind Maybach.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: Dec 30- Jan. 5
    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 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of Tyga & Kanye West Hit The Studio
    Tyga recently gave us a mixtape, Well Done 4, which is a precursor to his next studio album The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty. With the tape out of the way, it seems like T-Raww is already back in the studio working on new music. 
  • Cover of YG & Snoop Dogg Donate $10,000 To Underprivileged Kids In L.A.
    YG's profile is on the rise. Between the massive radio hit, "My Nigga," a Drake co-sign, and his affiliation with one of the hottest producers in the game, it looks like his major label debut, My Krazy Life will be a big moment for the Bompton rapper.
  • Cover of Review: Tyga's "Well Done 4" Mixtape
    Tyga has been a very busy man. After banking more than a few racks after his massively successful 2011 strip club banger "Rack City", Tyga (aka Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson) has showed no signs of slowing down.
  • Cover of Release Date For YG's "My Krazy Life" Announced [Update: New Release Date Revealed]
    YG's debut studio album on Def Jam has received various delays and setbacks from when it was originally supposed to drop on November 19th. The album also received a name-change, but it looks like YG is finally headed on the right path as his record label announced a release date for My Krazy Life on Twitter today.
  • Cover of Tyga Reveals "Well Done 4" Mixtape Artwork & Release Date
    Tyga dropped his Hotel California album earlier this year, but he's already got another project planned to wrap up 2013. T-Raww has let go of the artwork and release date for his upcoming Well Done 4 mixtape. The project is set to drop December 9th. Check out the official artwork in the gallery above.
  • Cover of Rich Homie Quan Didn't Know He Did A Mixtape With Gucci Mane
    Rich Homie Quan is on the come-up. After the surprising success of his breakthrough hit, "Type Of Way," Quan easily could've faded into obscurity as a one-hit wonder, but instead he came back even harder with an unforgettable hook on YG's "My Nigga".
  • Cover of YG Talks On Connecting With Drake & Why He Changed His Album Title
    YG's upcoming debut album, My Krazy Life (formerly I'm From Bompton), has been delayed until 2014, meaning you might not get to hear that Drake-featured banger off the LP for awhile. Although, let's hope sooner rather than later.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Says He Fired His Bodyguard Following San Francisco Robbery
    2 Chainz run-in with a few robbers in San Francisco caught him a lot of media attention, although it may not have been for the reasons Tity Boi wanted. Following the incident, there was a lot of confusion as to what exactly went down.
  • Cover of Tyga Sued By Fourth Woman Over "Make It Nasty" Video
    Legal action has already been taken against Tyga by three of the actresses in his explicit "Make It Nasty" video, and a fourth has now come forward on similar grounds.
  • Cover of Former Bodyguard Of Beyonce And Jay Z Killed By Police Taser [Update: Bodyguard Was Fired By Beyonce & Jay Z Prior To His Death]
    Earlier this week, Norm Oosterbroek, bodyguard to Jay Z, Beyonce, and many other celebrities, was reportedly killed after being tasered by police.
  • Cover of Tyga Sued For Allegedly Stealing 100k Worth Of Jewelry, Fires Back At Jeweler
    A jeweler who goes by Jason of Beverly Hills has filed a lawsuit, accusing Tyga of stealing a watch and chain from him. Jason says that Tyga agreed to pay $28,275 for a diamond pantheon watch on August 2012, and never paid up.
  • Cover of YG Changes Album Title, Announces Release Date
    YG recently inked a deal with Young Jeezy's CTE World imprint. Following the deal, he's appeared on the CTE compilation mixtape Boss Yo Life Up Gang, and now he's revealed some details about his debut album with the label.
  • Cover of Tyga Being Sued By His Jeweler For Just Over $185,000
    This isn't the first time we've heard of troubles between rappers and their jewelers, and it probably won't be the last. Tyga is being accused of stiffing a Beverly Hills jeweler of more than $91,000 in a new lawsuit. 
  • Cover of Yo Gotti & YG Announce New Tour "I Am"
    Yo Gotti and YG have announced a new tour "I Am" where they will head across the country during the months of September to October. Yo Gotti took to Twitter to unveil the tour flyer along with dates. They start things off on September 14th in Norfolk, VA and it runs until November 19th in Memphis, TN.
  • Cover of Exclusive BTS Photos: Video Shoot For Sabi & Tyga's "Cali Love"
    HotNewHipHop was on hand for Sabi's recent video shoot for the song "Cali Love" with Tyga, which is an ode to West Coast classics.
  • Cover of Tyga Sued Over Explicit "Make It Nasty" Video [Update: Vixens Looking For $10 Million A Piece]
    Tyga's most explicit music video to date was released via his Twitter feed on July 28th, and depicts the hedonistic rapper partying in a mansion with a lot of women, many of them blatantly topless.
  • Cover of Drunk Kenneth Faried Says"My D**k Is Big" & Would Pose For Playgirl
    Kenneth Faried not only bore it all in ESPN’s “The Body” issue but he was on the cover, and in a recent intoxicated interview with TMZ he says he was not nervous about being naked because, he is “comfortable” with his body. Leaving a pre-ESPYS event, Faried was stopped by a TMZ camera guy, and he had one too
  • Cover of YG Signs With Young Jeezy's CTE Imprint
    Early in the year it was announced that Young Jeezy would be executive producing YG's Welcome To Bompton album, and now the two have taken their business relationship to the next level. As reported by BET, it seems Jeezy has signed the Compton emcee to his CTE Worldwide imprint.
  • Cover of YG Signs To Young Jeezy's CTE World
     While prepping the release of his debut album, I'm 4rm Bompton, West coast artist, YG, recently revealed that he has officially signed with Young Jeezy's CTE World.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: June 2
    French Montana joins Charts Don't Lie this week, with his debut album Excuse My French. French, Diddy and the whole Bad Boy team went hard with promo for this one, rounded up the biggest features in the game, but the album wasn't able to move more than 50k opening week.
  • Cover of Diddy's $500K Maybach Pulled Over By Cops At Gunpoint
    Diddy recently announced that he would be appearing in the British period drama “Downton Abbey,” and then revealed it was false all along.
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