Stream OVO Sound Radio Episode 14
UPDATE: Drake indeed came through with new music tonight, dropping "Summer Sixteen," a new single off his upcoming album Views from the 6. During tonight's episode, he revealed the album in April.
Is Drake Dropping New Music On OVO Sound Radio Tonight?
Drake managed to dominate 2015 without dropping an "official" album, but with a new year upon us, it seems that Views From The 6, the proper follow-up to 2013's Nothing Was The Same, is finally on its way.When Drake comes through with some news in the owl hours of the morning, it's always a good sign, and he did just that around 3AM Saturday. OVO Sound Radio Episode 14 tmrw at 3PM PST/6PM EST...it begins.
Meek Mill Is Dropping A Second EP Before "Dreamchasers 4"
About two weeks ago, Meek Mill came through with his first new music since last summer's Dreams Worth More Than Money, his sophomore album. He did not release his long-awaited Dreamchasers 4 mixtape, which was expected to be his next project; instead, he dropped a 4-track EP titled 4/4.
Tyga Says Kanye West Helped Him Squash Beef With Drake
To promote his newly-released Rawwest Nigga Alive mixtape & its accompanying tour, Tyga made his way by the Real 92.3 studios in LA Tuesday night and sat down for an informative new interview. During the chat, T-Raww decided to open up about the tension between him and Drake. Calling everything “cool” now, Tyga revealed that is was Kanye West who played a part in the two burying the hatchet. He says,
Rihanna’s New Single With Drake Reportedly Dropping Wednesday Morning; "Anti" Arrives Later This Week
Well it looks like Rihanna is ready to unleash her new single "Work" featuring Drake in a few hours. According to Hits Daily Double, an untitled and "unidentified superstar track” is set to debut Wednesday morning (Jan. 27) at 8 a.m. EST. They also say that iHeartRadio and CBS are going hard with it too, playing it every hour all day long across its Top 40 and Rhythm platforms.
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League Release Stacked Album Featuring Drake, Future, & More
One of the respected names in the beat game, production trio J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League surprised fans this morning by releasing a new album called J.U.S.T.I.C.E. For All containing 13 never-before-heard songs. The project is absolutely stacked with features; artists appearing on the album include Drake, Rick Ross, Lupe Fiasco, Future, Chris Brown, T.I., Wale, R. Kelly, Jeremih, & Jeezy. Gotdamn.
DJ Drama Is Adamant He Did Not Leak Drake Reference Track
Quentin Miller was thrusted into the rap limelight this past summer, when his name was dragged into the now-infamous Meek Mill and Drake ghostwriting beef. It happened to jump-start his personal rap career, though (perhaps to the ire of those he'd previously been ghostwriting for), and he's since released&nb
Drake Responds To Kanye West Sampling His Uncle On "No More Parties In L.A."
Kanye West's "No More Parties In L.A." was a pretty exhilarating first listen, but there's one cool Easter egg on the track that wasn't immediately evident (unless you happen to be the world's biggest Drake stan). Right after Ye's memorable call-out of that cousin who stole his laptop, a wild sample appears -- which is nothing out of the ordinary for Yeezy, but that sample just happens to be the work of Larry Graham, otherwise known as Drake's uncle.
The Black OVO x Air Jordan 10 Will Be Releasing in 2016
Drake doesn’t seem to be slowing down with his exclusive OVO Air Jordan releases. After releasing a highly coveted white OVO x Air Jordan 10, which resold for over twice their retail value, Drake and Jordan Brand have decided to unleash the black version on the masses. Or at least whoever can get their hands on them.
Ja Rule Names "Back To Back" Among The All-Time Great Diss Tracks
Ja Rule was recently asked by VladTV to name his top 5 diss records of all time. He didn't name any of the tracks to come out of his beef with 50 Cent, but he quickly rattled off a list that should sit well with most hip-hop heads: Boogie Down Productions' "The Bridge is Over," Nas' "Ether," Tupac's "Hit Em Up," Biggie's "Who Shot Ya" -- though he acknowleges that Big denies it was a diss, and Jay Z's "Takeover." He also mentioned that Ice Cube's "No Vaseline" is a worthy candidate.
The Toronto Raptors Don't Allow Any Meek Mill In The Locker Room
Meek Mill isn't getting any love in the 6, and that includes within the Toronto Raptors organization. The Philly Dreamchasers' music is not allowed to show up on the team's pre-game playlist.
Drake Or Kendrick Lamar? Barack Obama Shares His Answer
After delivering his eighth and final State of the Union address earlier this week, President Obama sat down with Adande Thorne (better known by his YouTube alias Swoozie) to answer a multitude of questions posed via the hashtag #YouTubeAsksObama. Among the questions was one that has been cause for contentious debate within the hip hop community: Drake or Kendrick Lamar? "Gotta go with Kendrick," Obama said. "I’m just saying. I think Drake is an outstanding entertainer but Kendrick, his lyrics, his last album was outstanding. Best album I think last year."
Drake & Kevin Hart Named Coaches Of The NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
NBA All-Star Weekend is set to go down in Toronto February 12-14. Naturally, Drake is pretty pumped about it. His amateur basketball career has had its ups and downs, and he'll have a chance to add to his bball credentials as the coach of Team Canada in the All-Star Celebrity Game. He will face off against 4-time Celebrity Game MVP Kevin Hart, the coach of Team USA.
Drake Describes Attending A Death Row Records Songwriting Camp
Early on in 2014, writer John Seabrook sat down for an interview with Drake.
Bryson Tiller Talks Playing Call Of Duty With The Weeknd, Working With Michael B. Jordan & More
Being named “Best New Artist of 2015” from anyone is dope, but Bryson Tiller got the added bonus of an in-depth interview from Apple Music.
Meek Mill Shares Thoughts On A Certain "Fraud" Wearing The Crown
Just when you thought we may have heard the end of Drake and Meek Mill's feud, the pot is stirred once more. Meek shared a somewhat vague message on Instagram today, but it's hard not to take it as a comment on his Canadian rival."The Crown ain't worth shit if the person wearing it is a fraud," reads the image. Seeing as Meek's original issue with Drizzy was that the rapper wasn't writing all of his own rhymes, it seems plausible that he's bringing up the conversation once again.
TMI: When Rappers Overshare On Social Media
One of the main things that fueled Future's career reinvention, which began with Monster, and dominated the majority of 2015, was his breakup with Ciara, his onetime fiancée and mother of the most recent of his four children.
Listen To Snippets From Rihanna & Drake's Rumored Single, "Work"
Rihanna's ANTI felt imminent for months now, but rumors of a new single with Drake mean that the project could finally be on its way. RiRi's rabid fanbase has managed to put together some solid evidence that the singer filmed a music video with Drake Saturday night in L.A., producing clips from the alleged set, as well as a casting notice. From what we've seen so far, the song is said to be titled "Work," and has a bit of a dancehall feel, a sound that Drizzy has been hinting at more recently, and something Rihanna has always done well.
Watch J. Cole's "Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming" Concert Film
After teasing us with previews of the big premiere in the preceding weeks, HBO aired J. Cole's highly-anticipated concert film, Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming, last night. The show was filmed in Cole's hometown of Fayetteville, N.C., where he gave his day-one fans some special surprises, including appearances from Drake, Jay Z, Big Sean, and YG.